New lease on life for Whitey’s
Published 05/16/2011, Grand Forks Herald
Locals say a revitalized Whitey’s helps all
Whitey’s had been a fixture in the local bar and restaurant scene for more than 80 years before abruptly closing its doors in February. A local buyer’s offer was selected Sunday to purchase the Whitey’s Cafe building, its equipment and furnishings, the building’s second-floor apartments and the rights to the Whitey’s name and brand.