10 Things Worth the 30 Minute Drive Between Green Bay and Appleton [Infographic]

Believe it or not – there are other things to do up in Green Bay besides go to a Packers game. And there are other reasons to drive down towards Appleton besides shopping at the Fox River Mall. Our two communities really aren’t that far away. For most of us – a half hour drive […]

6 Appleton Area Coffee Shops You Should Check Out Right Now

If you’re a true coffee lover, avoiding the chains and getting good local java can be an eternal struggle. And it’s about to get harder. As we said before, 11 new Dunkin’ Donuts stores will soon go up throughout Green Bay and Milwaukee. The first restaurant will open in 2014 and the rest will follow […]

‘Oconomowoc’ (the film) Comes to Lawrence University in Appleton – and Your Living Room

Going back home can be a time filled with a lot of mixed emotions. Whether it’s just for Thanksgiving dinner, or an extended stay in your parents’ basement, returning to your roots can sometimes be comforting, sometimes nostalgic and other times it’s just plain depressing. Oconomowoc, the feature-length directorial debut from Lawrence University graduate Andy […]

Stop Poisoning Yourself – Try Handmade Natural Body Care From Heal My Sole of Appleton

Since I started learning about the crazy┬átoxic chemicals that most body care products contain, I’ve been avoiding conventional buys as much as possible. These days, if products have ingredients ending in Ethyl, Methyl, Glycol or any others on the nasty list, I can’t even bring myself to buy it. Thankfully, there are people and businesses […]

Sundance Experience Motivates Director of Wildwood Film Festival in Appleton

It’s not easy to get a movie accepted into the high-profile Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. In fact, it’s pretty hard to get accepted as an unpaid volunteer for Sundance – even if you’ve got a film festival of your own. Craig Knitt (pictured above right) knows that all too well. After years […]