Archives: October 2013

19th Annual Golden Fork Awards

By Sean P. Johnson The annual Golden Fork Awards give our readers an opportunity to recognize and reward the chefs and restaurants creating great Fox Cities dining experiences. The ballots have been counted and the results are in. What FOX CITIES Magazine readers are rewarding this year are those culinary experiences that challenge their expectations READ MORE

The Magic of Place

By Rebecca Turchan Harry Houdini has intrigued residents of the Fox Cities ever since his meteoric rise to fame in the early 20th century. Houdini is forever remembered as a master magician and escape artist, puzzling and astounding audiences with his daring tricks. Rumors and myths swirl around his name, while legends of his superhuman READ MORE

The Heart of Art in the Fox Cities

By Siri Pairin Behind any thriving community exists a strong commitment to the arts that fosters dynamic creativity. This creativity flows through the Fox Cities as tenaciously as the Fox River. Much like the river’s current, this driving force is not always seen on the surface, but is ever- present and responsible for unique ideas READ MORE

Refresh, Renew, Remodel

By Samantha Zinth Sara and Jeff Saxby needed more space. With a teenage son starting high school this fall, the Saxbys were beginning to outgrow their 1700-square foot, open-concept ranch in the Village of Harrison. “Our son’s room is immediately off of the living space, which was challenging for any of us to invite company READ MORE