Food Truck Friday Fast Approaching

Fri. Apr. 5th, 2019

Lauren Fisher

Got a hankering for some street food? Us, too! Volume One’s Food Truck Friday, presented in partnership with Silver Spring, will launch its second season May 3 on the Great Lawn in front ...

Frantic, Phonetic Fun

Fri. Apr. 5th, 2019

Tom Giffey

exercise word building muscles at the Scrabble Bee

Scrabble doesn’t have to be a quiet, deliberate game played on a coffee table or a smartphone app: At Literacy Chippewa Valley’s annual Scrabble Bee, it’s a fast-paced, team-oriented – and above all, fun – game ...

Cracking the (Area) Code

Thu. Apr. 4th, 2019

Nicole Withers, photos by Andrea Paulseth

715 Supper Club revives a west side EC hot spot

A new dining option is opening where the Local Lounge and Varsity Club used to be on Eau Claire’s west side, and unlike its predecessor, it’s not going to be a sports bar. The soon-to-open 715 Supper Club ...

Downtown Crowns

Thu. Apr. 4th, 2019

V1 Staff

The District, SHIFT, Pablo among 2019’s Downtowny winners

More than 1,000 votes were cast by members of the community to determine the victors in five categories of the Downtowny Awards, ranging from Best Business to Best Renovation. The awards ...