Serving Gogebic, Iron and Ontonagon Counties

Annual La Rosa dinner declared 'very good success'

By P.J. GLISSON

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IRONWOOD - From the moment the public arrived at the annual La Rosa spaghetti dinner this past weekend at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church in Ironwood, they encountered enticing aromas, welcoming signs and friendly faces.

The major fundraiser took place Saturday and Sunday, bringing dozens of volunteers and hundreds of hungry folks together.

"It was a very good success," said Alison Schlag later. "It was a beautiful day. We were very happy with the results."

Schlag, who organized the event, said that 1,116 dinners were sold. Some diners sat and ate...