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Chamber Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary of Acapulco Mexican Restaurant

The Greater Stillwater Chamber of Commerce celebrated a 20 year anniversary milestone of Acapulco Mexican Restaurant at their Stillwater location. The family-owned and operated, Acapulco Mexican Restaurant is not a chain. Jesus and Maria Leon, were born in Jalisco, Mexico and relocated their family to Minnesota in the early 90's. They had nine children, all of whom are involved with the business. From architecture and construction, to equipment repair and maintenance, to electrical engineering, cooking, catering, menu planning, bartending and the day to day running of the restaurants, the family is truly running the business. Continue Reading →

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Chamber News: St. Croix Shopping Guide Celebrates 30 Years

The Greater Stillwater Chamber of Commerce celebrated a milestone 30 year anniversary for member Tom Odell of St. Croix Shopping Guide/ Admail, LLC on April 14 at Acapulco Restaurant in Stillwater. St. Croix Shopping Guide / Admail is a direct mail marketing and advertising business that has serviced St. Croix Valley small business owners since 1986. Continue Reading →

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Deal Alert: Stillwater’s QuickFire Pizza Celebrates Third Anniversary with $3 Pizzas, All Day Long

Monday is QuickFire Pizza’s third anniversary in Stillwater — and to celebrate they’re offering every pizza on the menu for $3, all day long. The $3 pizza deal is good for dine-in only. In case you need an introduction — or a refresher — here’s a look at the menu. Ryan Lettner and Paul Larson opened their QuickFire Pizza location at 116 Main Street South three years ago (Oct. 26, 2012). Continue Reading →

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Lakeview Nurses Celebrate 40th Work Anniversary!

On March 10, 1974, Mary Wihren and Sue Peterson began their nursing careers with Lakeview Hospital. They attended employee orientation together and now, 40 years later, they work together in the Oncology department. Mary’s favorite thing about working for Lakeview is the great friendships she has made along the way. Mary lives only seven miles away from work, making the commute very easy. “I don’t even have to pay for parking,” Mary said jokingly. Continue Reading →

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