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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Annual Neighborhood Picnic » August 26
August 20, 2012 – 10:28 pm | No Comment
Annual Neighborhood Picnic » August 26

OK, people, this is coming up fast, so grab your giant (red) permanent markers and circle the date on your calendars about six hundred times! The big neighborhood picnic is on Sunday, …

For a Greener Hill: Free mulch
July 9, 2012 – 9:57 pm | No Comment
For a Greener Hill: Free mulch

by Jessica Miller (Emery Street) | This column provides tips on reducing waste while saving money.
Eau Claire has a ban on burning trash because fumes can potentially be toxic depending on the kind of …

Forest Hill Cemetery to host Alternative Turf Management Test Plots
April 16, 2012 – 7:30 pm | No Comment
Forest Hill Cemetery to host Alternative Turf Management Test Plots

Well, a contingent of neighborhood representatives and myself met with Todd Chwala and Phil Fieber this morning regarding herbicide use in Forest Hill Cemetery. The results were promising, with the city agreeing to treat two test plots in an alternative manner for a period of three years…

Semi-Annual Meeting: Thursday, April 19
March 20, 2012 – 11:01 pm | No Comment
Semi-Annual Meeting: Thursday, April 19

This is the big one! The Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association is holding its Semi-Annual Neighborhood wide meeting on Thursday, April 19 at 6:30pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church (1310 Main St., basement). This will give …

Eastside Hill Neighborhood Rain Barrel Workshop
March 20, 2012 – 10:26 pm | One Comment
Eastside Hill Neighborhood Rain Barrel Workshop

Why harvest rainwater with rain barrels? Besides helping the environment, an obvious reason for harvesting rainwater is to save money. Depending on the size of your house you can collect a substantial amount of rainwater …