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Author: Brooke Van Roy

The Fox Cities Roller Derby makes its rounds

In the past, the sport of roller derby has been consumed with connotations of choreography and scripted outcomes. Today’s version of roller derby, though, has morphed into something much different than it was years ago. So, what should come to your mind when you think of roller derby today? “It’s a family. It’s a sisterhood. READ MORE

Matisse makes the cut

Pierre H. Matisse is going the distance for Appleton’s arts education with the opening of his “Freedom & Love” tour at the Feather and Bone gallery inside The Draw in Appleton. The exhibit, which opened on March 18, will be open until April 22 and the home to 17 of Matisse’s original pieces including cut-outs, READ MORE

The Building for Kids keeps building

Baby dolls were lining up for their check-ups this afternoon at the ribbon cutting for the newly remodeled Doll Hospital at The Building for Kids Children’s Museum in Appleton. This year marks the 10th anniversary for ThedaCare’s sponsorship of the exhibit.  “The hospital has been there since 2006,” says Megan Mulholland, a spokesperson for ThedaCare. READ MORE

Don’t Miss: 2016 Summer Parade of Homes

See the 2016 Parade Homes here. When it comes to home design, everyone’s a voyeur. Ever catch yourself slowing down to get a better look at that new construction? Do you daydream about what lies beyond a pair of great reclaimed wood double doors? Well, voyeurs rejoice! The 2016 Summer Parade of Homes is your READ MORE