By Jaclyn Brandt Craft beer is all the craze these days, and everyone seems to think they can make their own. Those that stand the test of time are the ones who have it in their blood. Carl Nolen, Mark Nolen and Kirby Nelson, the owners of Wisconsin Brewing Company, decided to start their own brewery after spending a combined ... Read More »
Category Archives: Oshkosh
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (October 19, 2016) – The Osthoff Resort, on the pristine shores of Elkhart Lake, ...
BY George Halas As the Beatles sang, “It was 25 years ago today Bob and Nate got the band to play.” ...
BY Blaine Schultz Mark Hillstrom has worn many hats over the years. You may recognize him behind the...
BY George Halas On Saturday, October 29th, at 7:30 p.m. at The Lawrence University Chapel, Peridot a...
BY Ben Rodgers Green Bay Fear is back this year at 1050 Bond St. in Green Bay scaring those brave en...
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, and 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 ... Read More »
By Oshkosh Scene Staff The ice of Lake Winnebago becomes a playground every winter for fishers, explorers, and the occasional speed skater. Remember to be careful and responsible when on the ice of Lake Winnebago, and stay off the ice of the Fox River at all times. For fishing, the lake is quickly scattered with ice fishing shanties as soon ... Read More »
By Kristin Stockheimer You’ve got an event. Maybe even a party. And a DJ won’t do. You’re going with live music – good stuff… artsy stuff. Frankly, any stuff. But “live” and “quality” are key. The musicians at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh have a developed a new service that has just about anybody in the region covered. It’s ultimate ... Read More »
By Tony Palmeri The 12th (!) annual Tony Awards column for excellence in local media is dedicated to the late Anita Simm. Anita passed away in June at the age of 91. She and her late sister Marcile lived for many years on Parkway Ave. in Oshkosh; we were neighbors and great friends. Part of the friendship was a mutual ... Read More »
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 »
By Joseph Ferlo Before the decked halls are shut down for the Christmas holiday, there are a few great theatre productions to take in right here in the Valley. Starting things off, with one performance only on December 4, is A CHRISTMAS CAROL at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. Staged by the touring Nebraska Theatre Caravan, which has been ... Read More »
By Jim Evans Oshkosh is looked upon as a leader in the arts in several ways. We are very fortunate to have the 3rd largest campus in the UW system located here, through their art, music and theater departments, Oshkosh provides with a depth of culture. We also have a fine symphony and choral groups, recently several community acting groups ... Read More »
By Justin Mitchell The heat has been on for most Oshkosh homes for a little over one month, with higher winter bills set to arrive within the week. For many in Oshkosh, living in large older homes translates to very high bills this time of the year. Common heating issues with these homes includes inadequate attic insulation, missing exterior wall ... Read More »
by Darryn Burich First off, if it appears with this piece that I am shilling for my craft then you are absolutely correct because in doing so hopefully I am also shilling for improvement of a vital part of our community. Then again there are only so many effective avenues of outreach I have at my disposal to plant such ... Read More »