Grand Opera House

Author: Danny Davis

Appleton preserves Houdini’s magic through acts of its own

Posted on Sep. 11, 2015 by Danny Davis

To visitors, Appleton’s fascination with Harry Houdini seems like a typical small town quirk. Those coming from big cities are accustomed to monuments dedicated to famous soldiers, artists, politicians and scientists. Yet, there are few monuments around the country that are dedicated to magicians. Magic is what David Blaine does on television or what Penn READ MORE

Tech savvy marketing helps draw thousands to Mile 3

Posted on Aug. 7, 2015 by Danny Davis

Big name music festivals have grown into a massive cultural institution with major cities around the country scrambling to bring premier artists and massive crowds to their cities each summer. However, for a smaller city like Appleton, a music festival with more than 750 individual sets seems daunting. “At first, we didn’t know if it READ MORE

Staff intern skis through summer

Posted on Jul. 9, 2015 by Danny Davis

Hello! My name is Danny Davis and I’m one of FOX CITIES Magazine’s newest interns. I’ll be blogging and writing with FOX CITIES Magazine for the summer of 2015. I’m currently a senior at Lawrence University and am majoring in government with a minor in philosophy. At Lawrence, I am an opinion writer for The READ MORE