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Cozy Cafe Craze

Posted on Mar. 1, 2023 by Grace Olson

Settle in for Sips, Bites and Community Cafes, those casually cozy eateries that typically offer breakfast and lunch—not to mention coffee and tea—pop up often as centers of socialization and a place to relax or get work done. There are several great options in the Fox Cities, four of which are offering innovative items, elevated READ MORE

Adding More Light to Our Lives

2023 Trends Make Interior Lighting the Focus of Any Space In our homes, lighting can be one of those things we rarely think about until we find ourselves searching for a flashlight in the dark. But lighting can have a large impact on the aesthetic of your home. Small changes in your lighting fixtures—and even READ MORE

The Future of the Fox Cities

Posted on Mar. 1, 2023 by Grace Olson

Youth Programs are Making a Difference and Changing Life Courses As corny as referring to song lyrics can sometimes feel, I haven’t been able to get the words of “The Greatest Love of All,” most notably sung by Whitney Houston, from my head while researching and writing this story centering on our area’s young people. READ MORE

Songs of the Season

Posted on Mar. 1, 2023 by Grace Olson

Spring Ahead with Local Music Concerts Spring is in the air and there’s a pep in our step! If a season had a soundtrack, this one would be that of our local music groups, made up of friends and neighbors, serenading the Fox Cities communities. From acapella groups to wind ensembles, March and April offer READ MORE

Meet the Chefs

Posted on Feb. 1, 2023 by Grace Olson

Devour Details About Five Local Culinary Artists Our area restaurant scene is full of multicultural cuisine, fusion dishes and stellar teams made up of eclectic, passionate people. Step behind the scenes and into the kitchens to get to know the humble and hardworking leaders responsible for some of the most sought after food in the READ MORE

Daring to be Different!

Posted on Feb. 1, 2023 by Grace Olson

Out with Traditional Weddings, In with Unique  Inspiring, intentional, fabulous, chaotic and resilient are just five words area experts use to describe the wedding scene as of late, but based on their accounts of showstopping events and the special couples they’ve worked with, about a million more would fit the bill. “We still have couples READ MORE

Winter “Whoa”s!

Breathtaking Views and “Snow-Much” Fun in Northeastern Wisconsin When it’s been very cold and there hasn’t been much sunshine, living in this northern clime as we do, snuggling into the couch can seem far more appealing than piling on our winter clothing and heading outdoors. However, there are many mental and physical benefits to enjoying READ MORE

What’s Old is IN

Posted on Feb. 1, 2023 by Grace Olson

Make a Statement with Antique and Vintage Decor You may not be familiar with the word “anemoia,” but if you’ve ever looked longingly at things or wistfully wondered about times of a past long gone, you’ve certainly experienced it. A “new and nearly unheard-of word, its meaning… is a nostalgic sense of longing for a READ MORE

Restaurant Week Returns

Posted on Dec. 30, 2022 by Grace Olson

Celebrate Fox Cities Food January 27-February 5 From fine dining to light casual fare, restaurants in the Fox Cities run the gamut. This month, beginning January 27 and running through February 5, veteran foodies and those new on the scene get the opportunity to experience all they offer in the form of Restaurant Week Fox READ MORE

Spring Exhibits

Posted on Dec. 30, 2022 by Grace Olson

Spring Arts Guide Please check in with individual galleries and museums before you visit to ensure you have the most updated information and hours. Allen Priebe Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh | Honors Exhibition Feb. 2-16. Selected upper-level student work ranging from ceramics, graphic design, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture will be on display. Anne READ MORE