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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Semi-Annual Meeting: Thursday, Sept. 20
September 11, 2012 – 8:58 am | No Comment
Semi-Annual Meeting: Thursday, Sept. 20

This is the big one! The Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association is holding its Semi-Annual Neighborhood wide meeting on Thursday, Sept. 20 at 6:30pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church (1310 Main St., basement) …

Our School: Remembering Boyd Elementary
September 5, 2012 – 9:26 pm | No Comment
Our School: Remembering Boyd Elementary

Words and memories by Brad Mueller
The classroom windows were fitted with black-out curtains-which I suspect were leftover from World War II. The black-out curtains were used to darken a classroom to show …

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: 6 Items
August 20, 2012 – 10:25 pm | No Comment
For a Greener Hill: 6 Items

by Jessica Miller (Emery Street) | This column provides tips on reducing waste while saving money.
I recently came across this article describing the challenges and rewards of owning only 6 items of clothing.
This made me …

For a Greener Hill: Trellis
July 25, 2012 – 10:08 pm | No Comment
For a Greener Hill: Trellis

by Jessica Miller (Emery Street) | This column provides tips on reducing waste while saving money.
As I strive to attract more butterflies and hummingbirds to my yard, I recently purchased a perennial trumpet vine …