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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Eastside Hill Annual Thrift Sale 2011 – Photos
May 23, 2011 – 11:56 pm | No Comment

Check out some photos of the 2011 Annual Thrift Sale (May 21) courtesy of Andrea Paulseth of Volume One Magazine. Click on an image to see the full version!

Annual Neighborhood Thrift Sale: May 21
May 9, 2011 – 12:04 am | No Comment
Annual Neighborhood Thrift Sale: May 21

The Eastside Hill’s annual neighborhood-wide thrift sale is coming up on Saturday, May 21st. Any and all Eastside Hill residents are invited to participate in the sale. Interested sellers can visit …

For a Greener Hill: Curbside Recycling
May 8, 2011 – 10:02 pm | No Comment
For a Greener Hill: Curbside Recycling

by Jessica Miller | When I stroll around our neighborhood on waste-collection days, I often notice some mistakes from well-intentioned recyclers. Most commonly, I see soda and beer boxes as well as pizza boxes in the recycling bins. Those shouldn’t be recycled (see below). Here are some tips to better sort trash, and thus save your waste company some money.

Semi-Annual Meeting: Thursday, April 28
April 20, 2011 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Semi-Annual Meeting: Thursday, April 28

This is the big one! The Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association is holding its Semi-Annual Neighborhood wide meeting on Thursday, April 28 at 6:30pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church (1310 Main St., basement). …

For a Greener Hill: Gardening/Lawn Care
April 19, 2011 – 11:47 pm | 2 Comments
For a Greener Hill: Gardening/Lawn Care

by Jessica Miller (Emery Street) | This eco-friendly column provides tips on reducing waste while saving money. Save gas: Mow less often: longer grass strengthens root systems that help retain moisture. Switch to a push-reel mower: the tip of your grass will be greener because they will be cut, not shredded (and you will get a bit of exercise – no more gym membership fees).