Business of the Week May 31, 2017

Business of the Week: DiMaggio Travel Dream Vacations

DiMaggio Travel Dream Vacations, based in Jordan, is owned and operated by Joe and Samantha. The DiMaggio’s are full-service vacation specialists who assist their clients by planning extraordinary vacation experiences across the globe from cruises, to guided tours and resort vacations.

The DiMaggio’s walk clients step-by-step through the entire booking and planning process, from selecting destinations and excursions based on clients’ interests to providing packing lists and enhancing memorable vacation moments. Their clients will receive experienced and personalized assistance in selecting cruise and resort vacation packages for independent travelers as well as groups ranging from family reunions at sea to corporate meetings and ship charters.

DiMaggio Travel Dream Vacations is part of the World Travel Holdings’ family of brands, the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company, with incredible buying power with every major cruise line and many tour operators, resulting in exceptional low prices and exclusive offers such as upgrades, discounts and more.

For more information or to book a dream vacation, please call (952) 807-6445 or visit www.dimaggiotravel.com.

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Business of the Week May 25, 2017

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Business of the Week:  Talk of the Town Liquors

Off-Sale Jordan, MN liquor store featuring a wide varieties of beer, wine and spirits.  Friendly service and all the selections you need.  Talk of the Town is open 6 days a week, Monday thru Saturday 9am to 10pm.

Wednesday is Senior Discount Day, 10% off, must be 62 or older, cash or check only.

Pick up your alcohol or mix needs today for the long holiday weekend!

400 Seville Drive in Jordan.

(9520-492-7811

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Business of the Week May 18, 2017

Business of the Week:  MAH Auto Repair, LLC.

Full service auto repair you can trust.  They can work on any vehicle, car or truck.  MAH also works on small engines. Quality work right here in downtown Jordan.  Brakes, Oil changes, all repairs, tires, batteries, tire repairs and much more.   Remember MAH Auto Repair when you have an engine or auto problem.  Call or stop by today to see if MAH can help you with our repair or tune up needs.  Or check them out on Facebook at MAH Auto Repair, LLC.

(952)-492-7815

300 Broadway Street N

Jordan, MN 55352

 

 

Live Shop Dine Jordan

 

Parade of Homes Home in Jordan by:

Sherco Construction, Inc.  –  Visit Builder Website      –  Phone:(651) 462-1817

Over 90 other residential lots available in Jordan:

Bridle Creek Development

Pat Mason, Bridle Creek of Jordan, 612-366-7249 – info@bridlecreekhomes.com

Sawmill Woods

Larry AuBuchon, Edina Realty, 612-325-0055 – larryAuBuchon@edinarealty.com

Heritage Hills

Rod Tiets, True Life Real Estate Solutions, 952-393-5030 – rodtietz@gmail.com



 


 

Business of the Week 5-12-17

Business of the Week:  Ames Percheron Farm

When It All Began

It all began in 1874 when John and Eliza Ames immigrated to America from their native England. Hard work and integrity were the sustaining forces to their success in this country, and, to every generation that followed.

The Percherons became an Ames family tradition with John and Eliza’s sons, George and Charles, on the family farm. At one time the two brothers owned over 60 purebred Percherons.

Charlie Ames bred, registered, and showed Percherons from 1915 through 1939. The most notable of those shown was the stallion Irida Boy, purchased from the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. Irida Boy was sired by Althazar, winner of the 1914 Eastern States Percheron Futurity Show, and out of the French-bred mare, Irida. The senior breeding stallion for Chas. G. Ames and Son from 1919 until 1929, Irida Boy was considered a stallion before his time.

Even after retirement from breeding, Irida Boy continued to head the Ames show string, campaigning at the 1929 Chicago International Livestock Exposition at the age of thirteen, along with an endless number of offspring following suit. When the Percheron Society of American initiated its Premier Sire Award in 1929, Irida Boy stood eighth in the top ten sires then found in the United States.

The Ames’ love and respect for the Percheron was perpetuated through George’s son, Chester, who carried on his family’s passion for farming and this marvelous horse. When Chester was seventeen, his father moved the family to Minnesota. Four years later, Chester met and married Ruby Belle Reisinger and started his own farm in Farmington, Minnesota.

On The Farm and Beyond

Chester and Ruby Ames raised 8 children on the farm, and as tradition would stand, passed their farming heritage on to their children. Their oldest son, Dick, a lifelong horseman, developed a profound respect for the horse that dates back to an era when the draft horse was essential to the operation of the big farms in the Midwest.

Though the Percherons began as workhorses on the farms, showmanship and competition has become the mainstay for the present day teams at the Ames Percheron Farm.

BackcoverAmes Construction, Inc. is one of our nation’s largest heavy civil and industrial construction companies. The corporate headquarters is located in Burnsville, Minnesota, still close to where the family tradition began many years ago. With a work force of over 2,000 employees, the company takes pride in their reputation for quality construction of airports, bridges and highways, golf courses, mine development and reclamation, commercial site development, power plants, railroads and water treatment plants. It is only fitting that the Percheron was chosen as the company’s symbol of Ames “Pride,” a tradition instilled in every project, whether it related to construction or horses.

Contact Us

AmesPercherons_8-12_0105If you are planning on visiting us at Ames Percheron Farm,
please contact us.

Manager & Trainer: Travis Shaw
Assistant Trainers: Randy Riemer and Tim Sparrow
Barn phone: (952) 492-6191
FAX (952) 492-5813
Email: info@amespercherons.com

Website: http://amespercherons.com/

Business of the Week 5-4-17

Business of the Week:  Empire Wok

Empire Wok offers delicious dining and takeout to Jordan, MN.

Empire Wok is a cornerstone in the Jordan community and has been recognized for its outstanding Chinese cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff.

Our Chinese restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.

Online Menu or you can download an app called Beyond Menu to order from your phone. 

301 Broadway Street South in beautiful downtown Jordan.

Phone 952-492-5556  Find us on Facebook at Empire Wok