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Larry Holcombe/Daily Globe

EARL GORDON, of Ironwood, purchases a cup of coffee from Austin Danielson, 14, of Ironwood, at his roadside coffee stand at the corner of Lake and Florence streets Friday afternoon.

IRONWOOD — Some kids spend their spring break visiting grandma’s house. Others are able to enjoy a trip to Florida, which maybe also includes a trip to grandma’s house.

Still others fashion the week closer to home resting from a long winter’s study, waking up sometime around noon and spending the rest of the day on the couch playing Xbox.

Ironwood seventh graders Austin Danielson, 14, and Jayson Pietrocatelli, 13, had a different idea Friday. They went into business.

They opened a coffee shop on the northwest corner of Lake and Florence streets at about 11 a.m. Friday. In what loo...

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