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Author: Jessica Morgan

Menasha’s red caboose gets a spruce

This past summer, multiple organizations in the Menasha area worked together to patch up a red caboose residing in Menasha’s Smith Park. While this little engine will never “choo choo” down the railroad again, it has a shiny new paint job to boast about. The funds to restore the caboose came entirely from the Menasha READ MORE

Expansive relief mural overlooks the Fox River

Windbigler’s art enhances apartment complex basement Jacquelyn Smith Windbigler has added an artistic flare to the atmosphere of the Historic Fox River Mills Apartments. Rather than capturing the Fox River in a painting, Windbigler created a detailed relief mural in the Appleton complex’s basement community space. “The relief downstairs is actually just something that was READ MORE

The Building for Kids enters 2015 with new leadership

As we begin a new year, The Building for Kids Children’s Museum is making changes to the employees representing their organization. Jarrad Bittner and Michael Wartgow now support the team at The Building for Kids as the executive director and chief operating officer. “I decided to go into nonprofit administration because I wanted a job READ MORE

Slide into snowshoes this winter

With temperatures dropping and fresh snow blanketing the ground, it may appear that exercising outside must be halted until spring. However, with a few extra layers, you can stay active by participating in the multitude of snowshoeing events offered this winter. At 1000 Islands Environmental Center in Kaukauna, the Moonlight Snowshoe Hike on Feb. 13 READ MORE