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Down with Santa


By Nick Olig At the age of seven, I became a Santa-atheist. It wasn’t by choice. As the youngest in a family of Catholics, I was, by consequence, the last of the true believers in Santa. Months before Christmas, my older brothers got struck by a mischievous whim; they joined forces and exposed the truth about the fat man in ... Read More »

A South Shore Christmas


A South Shore Christmas will be presented on Saturday, December 7 at 7:30 pm in the Fond du Lac High School Performing Arts Center. The first half of the concert will feature Wolfgang A. Mozart¹s Coronation Mass with orchestra and soloists. Soloists for the Coronation Mass include Fond du Lac native and soprano Naiza Delica, mezzo-soprano Sandi Lash, tenor Cameron ... Read More »

Century Oaks Assisted Living

Happy retired man at the hospital speaking with a young nurse

By Jaclyn Brandt The baby boom of the 1940s and 1950s created a whole new generation of modern thinkers and doers. But now that the generation is aging, both the government and private groups are discussing the future of care. In Wisconsin, the three main options for care include an adult family home, residential care apartment complexes or community based ... Read More »

Sit Me Down With A Book


By Cassondra Temmer Bookstores bring comfort to me. This is where my heart belongs. They have couches for relaxation, Coffee to warm and awaken the soul The music, soft but there its delicate And opens up people in ways they don’t Understand.   Then the books, The one special thing to me. Something so small that gets me every time. ... Read More »

North’s 10th Annual Holiday Show at Scarabocchio


“I am both a metalsmith and a weaver of softer things. I love contrast in form and similarity in color. I dream of new designs and smile in my sleep. Mother Nature is the best artist I have ever seen, never ending surprises in all seasons.” – Joan North The Scarabocchio Art Museum on Main in Stevens Point is proud ... Read More »

Night of silence


The Fond du Lac High School Music Department will present the popular holiday concert Night of Silence on Friday, December 13 at 7:30 pm; Saturday, December 14 at 7:30 pm; and Sunday, December 15 at 2:00 pm in the Fond du Lac High School Performing Arts Center. This holiday concert will feature the Symphonic Winds and Percussion, Symphonic Orchestra, Concert ... Read More »

NWTC now has a radio station!


by Lemmy Thru I repeat, NWTC now has a radio station! All right! TC Campus Connection is Northeast Wisconsin Technical College’s first foray on the airwaves. It’s been available online for a short while, but it officially launches this month, mainly due to the efforts of program director and digital media instructor Chris Kuborn. The project was his dream, and ... Read More »

Danny Mitchell Brings Christmas Back Home Again


Something to keep in mind while you are busy prepping for Christmas: it’s important to take some time out and catch some great holiday music with some friends. Danny Mitchell, Nashville based pianist and singer-songwriter is playing 2 shows in Stevens Point this month, so it should be easy to make some time for an event like this one. Returning ... Read More »

Athens, the Greek Islands & Istanbul II


by Carol Doberstein Last month I came back from a 16-day trip to Greece and Turkey. I did give a little history of the area in the November edition of Scene. This month, I will give some highlights of this wonderful trip. Athens, the capital city of 4 million has great history. Our first day in Athens included a tour ... Read More »

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