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Chalk Walk, concerts among the highlights for the week ahead

Grab a mask, sanitize those hands, get out and enjoy. Though the summer calendar isn’t what we’re used to...

Gary Shaw named among WAMI’s first Wall of Honor class

A highly regarded Fox Valley guitarist and music store legend was named among the inaugural class of the Wisconsin Area Music Industry’s...

Filmmaker relies on Wisconsin’s beauty, talent in latest project

A Los Angeles filmmaker turned her thoughts toward home in the exploration of creating a feature-length comedy.  Now that...

Appleton hosts world film premiere of “The Runners” on July 14

We’re less than two weeks away from a world premiere film event in Appleton, Wis.  You read that correctly....

Friday list: running down the face masks that’ll get you noticed

A recent, exciting arrival in the mailbox highlighted just how strange this year has been. Our Milwaukee Bucks face...

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...