25 Brilliant Gift Ideas From Northeast Wisconsin

Finding the perfect gift for the people you care about can be fun. But sometimes it’s a challenge. The stress, pressure and hustle and bustle of the holidays doesn’t help – especially if you wait until the last minute to finish your list. That’s when gift giving can turn into a real pain in the […]

12 Creative Ways to Eat Wisconsin Cranberries [Recipes]

When you think of cranberries, your next thought is probably Thanksgiving and Christmas…or urinary tract infections. I guess it makes sense that cranberries are a staple of the holiday season, because that’s about the time we harvest them in Wisconsin. But these tart little berries deserve way more credit than a side dish at your […]

What If Zombies Took Over Titletown? [Infographic]

What would it be like if the zombie virus spread throughout Green Bay? Imagine fighting for your life in a broken down frozen tundra. You are constantly a victim to brain-hungry, hostile zombies. If you were in one of the few isolated groups of survivors – how would you handle the outbreak? No more phones. […]

7 Stories of UFOs, Alien Abductions & Close Encounters in Wisconsin

Imagine if you spotted a UFO or had a run-in with an extraterrestrial. Would you tell anyone what happened, or would you keep your mouth shut so nobody called you crazy in the head? Steven Spielberg’s 80s film, E.T., was the closest I’ve ever come to an alien encounter. E.T. Phone home… I bet that […]

Squeaky-Fresh or Deep-Fried – Why the Best Cheese Curds Come from Wisconsin

Squeaky and salty, rubbery and moist. Or if you prefer – gooey and warm with a crispy light beer batter breading. If you’re a Wisconsinite, you already know we’re talking about cheese curds. Fresh or fried – cheese curds are more than just another appetizer, they’re a unique Wisconsin delicacy. You may be surprised to […]

Experience the Magic of the Medieval Era at the County of Brown Renaissance Faire

It’s almost time to round up your family and some friends for an unforgettable experience that will take you back to the 16th century. This weekend, September 13th and 14th, you’ll have the chance to travel back in time and discover the magic of the Medieval and Renaissance eras at Brown County’s very own Renaissance […]

20 State Symbols of Wisconsin and the Stories Behind Them

Want to impress your friends with some real Wisconsin knowledge? Want to show them you know all about all the “official stuff” in our state? Well you’re in luck. I’ve already done all the research for you! And it was actually pretty interesting. Maybe I’m a nerd – but at least I’m a Wisconsinerd. Here […]

11 Very Strange – But True Wisconsin State Laws

We’ve all heard that “justice is blind.” But sometimes – it can also be pretty ridiculous. Wisconsin laws are no exception. The most mysterious thing about strange laws like these, is that there had to be a reason why they were put into place once upon a time. After reading these 11 Wisconsin state laws, […]

The Story of Clifford Thompson – The Tallest Wisconsinite to Ever Live

Did you know one of the tallest men in the world was a Wisconsinite? Clifford Thompson claimed he was 8’7″ tall. Although, there has been some controversy over his actual height. According to thetallestman.com, he¬†towered 7′ 5″ above ground. And a researcher named Craig Albert, more recently used photo-analysis to determine his size was somewhere […]

Discover the NEW Zoo Adventure Park – An Adrenaline Rush That’s Close to Home

If you think there’s no adventure to be had in Northeast Wisconsin – you obviously haven’t heard about the area’s newest attraction. The NEW Zoo in Suamico is opening an exciting park in the nearby Reforestation Camp that’s the perfect spot for outdoor lovers and thrill-seekers of all kinds!