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Dakota Premium, last packinghouse in South St. Paul, shuts down ‘indefinitely’

Dakota Premium, the only meatpacking plant still operating in South St. Paul, idled production July 2, leaving 300 workers, including 275 members of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1189… 408 more words

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Spice Market | Meatpacking District, Manhattan

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New York

take me to a park where the railroad ends

The High Line by night is one of my favorite strolls. Perfect for walking, talking, star gazing and gelato ingesting *drool*

For those who don’t already know, the High Line is a 1-mile long park built on old railroad tracks up above the city ground. 38 more words

Catch Roof

A friend and I stumbled across this place as we were walking around Meatpacking looking for lunch. A wooden sign highlighting brunch, rooftop and cocktails were all we needed to follow a man into a dark entry and wait nervously as he called on the elevator for us. 86 more words

The Girlfriend's Guide To NYC - Part 1

Last weekend I visited New York City with three fit, stylish, and high-achieving girlfriends; Freddi, Kara and Patty. We enjoyed the time we spent together, the shopping didn’t disappoint, and Freddi’s planning paid off as we scored seats at “scene” restaurants. 455 more words

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Meat Packing District: How to Conquer Your Night Out

The Meatpacking District, also known as the Gansevoort Market, is one of New York City’s trendiest neighborhoods, especially for club goers.

One hundred years ago, the area housed over 200 slaughterhouses and packing plants.  601 more words

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