Making Music for Rudolph: Composer Maury Laws Reflects on 90 Years

“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” is not just one of the best Christmas movies, but one of the best coming of age stories period. From the heartbreaking Island of Misfit Toys to the air-splitting cry of the Abominable Snowman, this Rankin/Bass classic hasn’t lost any value after 50 years. That’s right, Christmas 2014 marks half-a-decade since […]

7 Fun Places to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree in Northeast Wisconsin

There’s nothing like the fresh smell of pine filling your house during the holidays. Are you one of the many families who get a Christmas tree the day after — or weekend of — Thanksgiving? Some of us make a quick stop to a nearby tree lot, others dig out their fake tree from the […]