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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How about an Eastside Hill dog park?
June 23, 2010 – 10:28 pm | 6 Comments
How about an Eastside Hill dog park?

by Nick Meyer, Emery Street
Since moving into the Eastside Hill Neighborhood last summer, and then adopting our Treeing Walker Coon Hound, Walter, last fall, I’ve started to notice the seemingly high percentage of neighborhood …

Volunteers Needed for National Kubb Championship
June 23, 2010 – 9:43 pm | No Comment
Volunteers Needed for National Kubb Championship

The Eastside Hill Steering Committee is looking for volunteers to help during the U.S. National Kubb Championship that will take place at Boyd Park on Saturday, July 17th. Over 60 teams are scheduled to compete in this growing, family-friendly game! This is a great way to meet some interesting people and learn more about Kubb. If you’re interested in helping …

Softball Report, June 11 » Eastside Hill Nightcrawlers: 14, Scheel’s Sports: 3
June 23, 2010 – 8:41 pm | No Comment
Softball Report, June 11 » Eastside Hill Nightcrawlers: 14, Scheel’s Sports: 3

Fresh off a demoralizing defeat last week, the Eastside Hill Nightcrawlers stormed back on Tuesday night with an evening of unstoppable defense and a stinging offensive attack. Defensively, the night was filled with solid execution, making even the most difficult plays seem routine. Phil Garvey and Doug Loechner-Wright put in a strong effort at third and short, respectively, and Kasey Schmidt made several plays at second base, including two very-near double plays. Kelly Frasier took on firstbasewoman duties again, and rounded out what is quickly becoming a formidable Nightcrawler infield. With Ken Symanski on the mound, the Nightcrawlers held Scheels’ Sports to just three runs over six innings.

Softball Report, June 11 » Valleybrook: 11, Eastside Hill Nightcrawlers: 1
June 21, 2010 – 9:51 pm | One Comment
Softball Report, June 11 » Valleybrook: 11, Eastside Hill Nightcrawlers: 1

The Nightcrawlers laid down another night of spectacular defense to hold Valleybrook Church to just 11 runs on Tuesday. Phil Garvey had a banner night at third base, stopping nearly a dozen ground balls at the hot corner and making several unassisted putouts. In the ultimate sacrifice for his team, Andy Plank laid his finger on the line in stopping a groundball at shortstop. Plank left the game with a demolished and broken middle finger. “I’m still upset that I missed the play at first base after it happened!” Plank remarked, “I guess maybe the fact that I heard something snap should justify the long throw, but I would’ve felt better had I thrown the guy out after breaking my finger. There’s always next time I guess.”

Hastings Way Workshop Recap
June 17, 2010 – 9:35 am | No Comment
Hastings Way Workshop Recap

The Leader-Telegram has a quick recap of last night’s workshop at Regis High School on the Hastings Way reconstruction project. If you were there, leave a comment with your thoughts! From the L-T …
Ann Schell, …