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Distinctive Appleton sculpture returns to public display

At long last, it’s reappeared. “Metamorphosis,” a sculpture created in tribute to Harry Houdini and once a centerpiece of...

The Soapbox: our own statue story informs national debates

He’s part of history, albeit a lead character in a regrettable chapter. Whether you choose to view him as...

Appleton record label donating Friday sales to Black Lives Matter

An Appleton record label is urging the community to step forth generously toward the ideals of dignity and justice.

Appleton shines beyond reputation on Discovery Channel program

Some of us get a little irked when others start a discussion about Appleton with its love for the drink.

The Soapbox: Mile of Music, others make wise, early decisions

The expectation of bad news makes it no easier to swallow once the inevitable finally comes to fruition. If...

FUL Fest aims to fulfill goals with huge music lineup

We’ve all lamented the loss of our summer opportunities for the sake of community health and well-being.  For some,...

Art and about: Take a stroll through the Trout from home

The community will be opening back up before we know it.  Yet even then, many of us aren’t going...

Drive-in theaters prepare for opening

Those looking for a bigger screen than the living room television have reason for excitement.  The return to the...

The Soapbox: It’s time to explore once again

As the late great Conway Twitty once sang, “Hello Darlin,’ nice to you. It’s been a long time …”

The Grand announces its 2020-21 season

We can at least take solace that one of the best, yet lesser regarded aspects of any event is the anticipation.