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Continued: New role for movie theater panned by fans

  • Article by: JIM ANDERSON , Star Tribune
  • Last update: October 7, 2013 - 9:48 PM

Block, who also co-owns the Woodbury 10 Theatre, said he will most miss being part of the community. He frequently made the Plaza available for local fundraisers and held garage sales selling movie paraphernalia to raise money. Patrons were generous in contributing to the theater’s improvement fund jar in the lobby.

It’s clear from the response that many share his disappointment, he said. “It will be those comments that get me through many a dark day to come,” he said.

Jim Anderson • 651-925-5039 Twitter: @StribJAnderson

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