Running for the Borders

hitting the “non-local” book shop for some non-local fun

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Mike Paulus, illustrated by Beth Czech

My family and I are struggling to live a “local life” just as much or more so than most people.

Flair in the Mix

bartenders compete in bottle-flipping at T.G.I. Friday’s

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Robin Kinderman

Believe it or not, flair bartending is a big thing ...

Consider the Possibilities

library discussion series looks at gender in science fiction

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Ashley Dziuk

Reminding us that science fiction is not only about rockets and space aliens ...


EC-raised musicians keep upending folk in North Carolina

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Andy Plank

Bury the Square has earned enough support to gain new fans and tours nationwide.

Smooth Ivories

Jim Brickman and John Trones destined for State Theatre

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Karrie Johnson

An evening of incredible music mixed with a bit of wit.

Look Up

Chippewa Valley Boy Scouts bring back air show featuring Blue Angels

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Claire Jeffries

Some of the performers will be the U.S. Army Golden Knights, the F/A-18F Super Hornet ...

Rack 'Em Up

state pool champ might play at your favorite bars

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Robin Kinderman, photos by Drew Kaiser

“I used to be an artist, so I’m good at visualizing angles.”

Kids of Steel

kids’ triathlon mixes biking, swimming, running, and fun

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Claire Jeffries

“The triathlon gave my kids a sense of accomplishment; they were so proud they did it."

On The Spot

artists take over State Theatre stage

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Thadeus Logan

The State Theatre will be home to a unique style of art exhibit on Sept. 26.

Global Lens

Mark Aumann exhibits photos of Vietnam

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Megan Ault

Mark Aumann hopes that his pictures will show the dignity of the people of Vietnam.

The Gentle Guest

Eric Rykal and friends release folk spectacle

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Andy Plank

"For the first time in my life I was going to play music that was fun for the listener."

Fan Off, Bird Safe

local music veterans put the rock back in indie

Thu. Sep. 11th, 2008  |  Ian Jacoby, photos by Hanna Agar

Let’s just say that FanOffBirdSafe won't be playing your wedding reception anytime soon.