Guitarist Billy Flynn headlines Blues on the BayBy Jim LundstromWhen Billy Flynn was a teen growing up in Green Bay and his friends were listening to Cream and Hendrix and the Allman Brothers, he was digging Bessie Smith and Elmore James and, especially, the Chicago
Valmy Thresheree kicks off Aug. 15Head to the Valmy Thresheree this weekend, Aug. 15 — 17, to see and take part in all kinds of activities that celebrate our past and present farming community.
By Kathleen MaciI had no idea there are so many choices, so many ways of artistic expression using beads. Tara Rossman, owner of Bead Bucket in Ephraim, had that same thought in 1997 when she opened her shop thinking
On Aug. 24 at 3 pm, Maryellen Pung, a pianist from Oshkosh, and Beth Chafey-Hon, a violinist, will be performing a fun, heartfelt classical benefit concert at St Luke's Episcopol Church in Sister Bay.
By Howard ScottIsland Players was formed on Washington Island in 1984, but predecessors had existed on the island long before that. An island before the era of satellite TV was fertile ground for community drama of
By Sean ZakThere was a lot of beautiful golf played last week at the PGA Championship in Louisville. Rory McIlroy won the event at 16 under par, outpacing some of golf’s thoroughbreds in the process.
Madeline Harrison1. My parents, Mary & Timm Johnson, were in town for a long weekend, so my husband Chris and I decided to play tourist with them on Saturday. Dad’s idea was a great one: we headed up to Washington ...more»
Last Week’s Question: In what year did Palmer Johnson build its first sailing yacht? Answer: 1926 This week’s Question: Look closely....where is this located? Answer: Hmm.......more»
Nicolet Beach Camp Store, Peninsula State Park, Fish CreekAshley LuskThere’s a quaint, little shop tucked away along the Beach of Nicolet Bay. Step inside and you’ll be pleased to find a woman that’s helpful and always kind....more»
Are there tid-bits of conversations you’ve heard while standing in line at the grocery store, serving a table, or walking down the sidewalk that make you smile, cringe or laugh out loud?...more»
Mary PatHi Mary Pat, I don’t really have an etiquette question for you, but I'm hoping you can help me answer a question. My friend says that swimming in Lake Michigan is way safer than swimming in the ...more»
Six-year-old Isaac Nelson of Liberty Grove proudly shows off the seven salmon he, his father, Dale Nelson, and his uncle, Kevin Strege, caught recently....more»
Meet the cheesemaker: Sid Cook of Carr Valley CheeseMichael C. ThomasIn Wisconsin, many of our cheesemakers have roots that run deep. Sid Cook, of Carr Valley Cheese, is a fourth generation Master cheesemaker, and has won more national and international awards than any ...more»
Jim LundstromBack in the very early ’90s I was toiling in the inky fields for a daily newspaper in Oshkosh, b’gosh. The craft beer industry was just starting to arrive in northeastern Wisconsin....more»