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Art on the Town celebrates music along College Avenue

It was a night with plenty to hear -- and plentiful opportunities for play. Art on the Town returned...

Work is underway to salvage signature downtown mural

With progress comes loss, and for art lovers in the Fox Valley, it’s fair to say the Gabriel Furniture redevelopment put some...

New musical to make its debut … in Weyauwega? (of course)

A new, original musical theater production will make its premiere this month right here in Wisconsin. Let’s clarify that:...

A Who’s Who (and who’s no longer) of upcoming nostalgia acts

There’s little better than feeling younger for a few hours. And there’s no shortage of bands out there willing...

Column: As Father’s Day approaches, the Dad joke endures

Fathers pass down plenty to their children, whether it’s genetics, surnames or bits of wisdom earned through experience.

Appleton Boychoir departs today for performances in Greece

A group of 40 young men will extend their voices in friendship to the people of Greece as ambassadors of Appleton and...

Soon-to-close banquet hall was a one-time Fox Valley concert hub

The Post-Crescent’s Maureen Wallenfang wrote today about the forthcoming closure of Monarch Gardens, an icon among Fox Valley banquet facilities.

Drive-worthy: Booker T. Jones headlines Manitowoc’s Metro Jam

A legendary performer and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will take the stage on Saturday night at a...

PorchaPalooza to bring the music home in Menasha

A couple of upcoming Menasha concert nights carry a theme unlike any of their Fox Valley counterparts. For PorchaPalooza,...

Juneteenth Festival celebrates freedom, community in Appleton

It would’ve taken more than a few raindrops to dampen one of the Fox Valley’s great celebrations of community, unity, diversity and...