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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Forest Hill Ski Jump
December 13, 2010 – 5:46 am | 2 Comments
Forest Hill Ski Jump

A big crowd stood in the snow to watch 117 youths ski down the wooden slide, soar through the air, land on the side of the hill and come to a skidding stop far out on the flat. Hosted by the neighborhood’s newly formed Hilltoppers Ski Club, it was Eau Claire’s first major ski jumping tournament for juniors and the site was the South end of the Forest Hill Cemetery grounds.

Local Food on the Eastside Hill
October 26, 2010 – 8:54 pm | 4 Comments
Local Food on the Eastside Hill

from Paul Kaldjian, Eastside Hill resident and Associate Professor of Geography, UWEC | More and more, we hear and read about local foods and their benefits to people and their communities. Increasingly, people seem …

Flynn Elementary’s Fall Market: November 6
October 26, 2010 – 8:00 pm | No Comment
Flynn Elementary’s Fall Market: November 6

Fynn Elementary will be holding their “Flynn Fall Market” on Saturday, November 6. The market offers holiday gifts, crafts, prizes, food, and family fun. It runs from 9:00am to 3:00pm right at the school (1430 …

Leaves on the Eastside Hill
October 12, 2010 – 9:13 pm | 2 Comments
Leaves on the Eastside Hill

by Ernie Reppe, Hoover Avenue | Tough to imagine that snow is right around the corner after the recent heat explosion we experienced last week, but it’s the cold hard truth we have …

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.