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.

Reinventing Our Streets
May 18, 2010 – 9:30 pm | No Comment
Reinventing Our Streets

This short video, showing brief re-imagination of Hastings Way and Barstow Street  in Eau Claire, Wis. is part of a large print/online feature story from Volume One Magazine discussing how streets define our community in countless ways. With Eau Claire on the cusp of some major street reconstruction projects – including the Eastside Hill Neighborhood’s eastern border, Hastings Way –  some figure it’s time to consider some of the amazing street projects adopted by forward thinking communities the world over.

1st Annual Eastside Hill Cardboard Sled Race
February 23, 2010 – 3:46 am | One Comment
1st Annual Eastside Hill Cardboard Sled Race

The 2009 East Hill (Eau Claire) Progressive Party Cardboard Sled Race featuring Jimmy, Chad, Shawn, Kyle, and Nick. Also witness Shawn’s firework propulsion and escape hatch test.