Kurt Gunn Meets Stephen King – New Album Puts Classic Vampire Tale to Song

Some stories really stick with you. For Wisconsin singer-songwriter Kurt Gunn, one of those stories is Stephen King’s novel ‘Salem’s Lot. He takes out the book and re-reads it every September 5th – because that’s when the story starts. Now Gunn is putting his own twist on one of King’s earliest published works. He’s created […]

Why Everyone Should Pass the Paint, Pass the Wine at the Green Room Lounge

It was Sunday afternoon. The kids were driving me out of my mind and I really needed a break. I needed to get out! That’s when I got a text. My friend was inviting me to Pass the Paint, Pass the Wine at the Green Room Lounge in De Pere, and I jumped at the […]

Meet the Insanely Creative Ryan Lowe – A Comedian With Lots of Ways to Make You Laugh

They say there’s more than one way to skin a cat – and the old saying is true of comedy in addition to cat-skinning. Some comics deliver one-liners and make wisecracks. Others tell long stories about their lives before delivering a punchline. Improv troupes work together, but most stand-ups work alone. Some comedians use props, […]

Local Comedians Get Ready to Roast Santa Claus

There are some good things about being on Santa’s “Naughty List.” The biggest being – that you really have nothing to lose. That’s why a group of stand-up comics from Northeast Wisconsin are getting together for a Roast of Santa Claus at the Green Room Lounge in De Pere. From Dean Martin’s Friar’s Club roasts […]

Can Muslims & Christians Work Together for Good? Interfaith Discussion Comes to St. Norbert College

Religion is a topic that rarely seems to unite us as Americans. However, a special speaker coming to St. Norbert College as part of the Miller Lecture Series believes that needs to change. Eboo Patel is leading the charge in what’s being called “Interfaith Leadership in America.” He will visit St. Norbert on Thursday, February […]

12 Awesome Sledding & Tubing Hills in Green Bay and the Fox Valley

Once the holidays are over, we’re stuck with winter for another three months – at least – you can never rule out the May snowstorm. But that doesn’t mean you and the kids have to hibernate until the tulips pop up. Even if you’re not into the big winter sports like skiing and snowboarding, ice […]

Kids Battle Ogres, Learn Math, and More with SparkNET’s Educational Apps

Recently, my parents made the decision to move all the way across the country in order to fulfill their dream of living near the ocean. While I am beyond happy for them, the move meant that a lot of keepsakes that they were holding onto for me and my brother now live in my basement.

ComedyCity’s Green Bay Improv Festival Brings In Funny Folks – All Month Long

October is a time for football, fall leaves and the frights of Halloween. But the folks at De Pere’s ComedyCity in The Green Room Lounge want you to start associating the month with off-the-cuff comedy as well. Each weekend in October, ComedyCity will be hosting different improvisational comedy troupes as part of its Green Bay […]

Six Great Apple Orchards and Pumpkin Patches in Northeast Wisconsin [Slideshow]

Isn’t fall a lovely season? I think it’s my favorite. I love the crisp days, sweaters and scarves, golden light, and changing leaves. And I love getting the chance to pick my own apples and pumpkins. There’s nothing quite like heading to a farm or orchard on a cool fall day and selecting the prettiest […]

14 Fun Places to Visit Along the Fox River Trail in Brown County

The Fox River Trail is one of the best places in the Green Bay/De Pere area to take a hike, bike ride or glide along on your rollerblades. Even dogs are allowed – but not skateboarders for whatever reason (poor guys). If you’re like me, you prefer to have a destination when you’re out exercising, […]