Marrying exquisite design with masterful goldsmithing, the husband-and-wife team of artists, Greg and Samara Christian, are passionate about making jewelry. While both are certainly “craftsmen” in the traditional sense of the word, their jewelry goes beyond craft, igniting the breathtaking admiration usually reserved for art.
For over 35 years, ever since Wink Larson gave Al Johnson a goat named Oscar as a gag gift, Al’s restaurant has been synonymous with “goats on the roof.” Now, thanks to webcam technology, you can check on the goats’ health online, from anywhere…
(Pictured: Under a watchful eye, Peter Jacobs installs Al’s ‘Goat Cams’—Weds., Aug. 25, 2010)
St. Mary of the Snows, a little brick church in Namur, in southern Door County, is going to be torn down because it has no congregation, no interest from the Green Bay diocese and no interest from the Norbertine Abbey. A report on why this important piece of local Belgian history deserves a reprieve, hopefully with your assistance. —by Joe Knaapen
THE FIELDS IN ALMOST-AUTUMN AUGUST…fading green to gold, sprinkled in wildflowers and the wings of meadowlarks. Bales and rolls of hay bask in soft light and growing shadows as the sun draws the day to a close. A deserted old hay wagon, filled with bales. An abandoned tractor.
2010 is the Year of the Niagara Escarpment in the State of Wisconsin…but what’s an escarpment? As explained by Paul Regnier in this kayak tour of Eagle Harbor in Ephraim, it’s basically a rocky ledge, but that's just the beginning of what an escarpment means to the surrounding natural world...Part 2 of 2
By means of the Karfi ferry — departing multiple times daily out of Jackson Harbor — Washington Island is the gateway to Rock Island, Wisconsin's only island-based state park. Local photographers Heather & Luke Frykman spent Memorial Day weekend shooting some great images there.
Jeanne Kuhns, Patrick Palmer and Lynn Gudmundsen will perform on July 3rd at Gibraltar Grill in Fish Creek. Voted best female musician of the year in 2008, Kuhns will sing a variety of her original music, joined by Lost Mothra bass player Palmer plus well-known fiddle player Lynn Gudmundsen.
Visions of the Past: Commercial Fishing on Washington Island
Matt Luders, director of the Northern Door County YMCA in Fish Creek, discusses tomorrow’s day long fundraiser and the Strong Kids Fund that it benefits.
A comprehensive listing of places to stay in Sturgeon Bay.