Do you live in a Sears & Roebuck kit home?
April 9, 2010 – 3:51 am | 7 Comments

“My family grew up on the Easthill and I have always loved the structure of homes I rode by on my bike and went trick or treating to on Halloween. But it wasn’t until I was helping my ‘then future husband” purchase a home that I noticed how similar many of the Easthill homes look. In fact, you could say some looked exactly the same? So I went sleuthing…”

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Remember Sheriff Bob? (Local Documentary)
October 9, 2010 – 4:03 pm | No Comment
Remember Sheriff Bob? (Local Documentary)

Did you know Eau Claire used to have its own kids’ TV show? Watch part one in a three-part documentary of Bob Dawson’s work on the children’s show “Sheriff Bob” on WEAU TV-13 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Directed by Bill Olson for Chippewa Valley’s Community Television.

Semi Annual Meeting set for Sept 30
September 28, 2010 – 11:58 pm | No Comment

The Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association is holding its Semi-Annual Neighborhood wide meeting on Thursday, September 30th at 7pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. This will give the neighborhood the opportunity to review and discuss …

Semi-Annual Meeting set for Sept 30
September 28, 2010 – 11:53 pm | No Comment
Semi-Annual Meeting set for Sept 30

The Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association is holding its Semi-Annual Neighborhood wide meeting on Thursday, September 30th at 7pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. This will give the neighborhood the opportunity to review and discuss …

Why Doesn’t the Kid Cross the Street?
September 28, 2010 – 12:14 am | No Comment
Why Doesn’t the Kid Cross the Street?

Like most parents and people who just got a kitten, I’d like her to stay young forever. Thankfully, there are still things that will keep my daughter young in my eyes. For example, about 79 times a day, she insists she is a kitty princess (which is a cat “just dressed up” like a princess). Most adults don’t do that. Also, I don’t anticipate her needing to cross the street anytime soon – kids just don’t do that much nowadays. I mean, leaving your yard is so 1953, man.

The Final Softball Report
August 25, 2010 – 9:35 pm | No Comment
The Final Softball Report

by Joe Thielen, manager | Cleanup hitter Arnie Swoboda kicked dirt off of his cleats before the pitch. He was ahead in count one ball, no strikes, with one out. Thielen stood on third …