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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Three Interesting Neighborhood Residents
of Yore
August 8, 2010 – 1:55 am | No Comment
Three Interesting Neighborhood Residents <br />of Yore

by Roxanne K. Owens | Have you ever wondered if anyone famous came from our Eastside Hill neighborhood? The following is at least a partial listing of the famous, the infamous, and the semi-famous.

Grass on the Eastside Hill
July 28, 2010 – 8:50 pm | 2 Comments
Grass on the Eastside Hill

by Ernie Reppe, Hoover Avenue | The Dog Days of summer are here, and they’re ready to wreak havoc on our Eastside Hill lawns. Although it’s nearly impossible for our cool season lawns to …

RECAP: US National Kubb Championship
July 28, 2010 – 8:15 pm | No Comment
RECAP: US National Kubb Championship

by Eric Anderson
It was July 17, 2010. They came from far and near to take part in the fifth largest kubb tournament in the world, and easily the largest outside of Europe. 64 …

Annual Neighborhood Picnic » August 7
July 27, 2010 – 10:55 pm | No Comment
Annual Neighborhood Picnic » August 7

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 Saturday, August 7 – less than two weeks away. It’s been a few years since we’ve been able to actually have the annual summer picnic, so let’s make this as triumphant a return as possible.

Softball Report, July 13 » Nightcrawlers v. Scheel’s Sports
July 22, 2010 – 9:24 pm | No Comment
Softball Report, July 13 » Nightcrawlers v. Scheel’s Sports

Scheel’s Sports club Nightcrawlers (metaphorically)
by Joe Thielen, manager | The Eastside Hill Nightcrawlers valiantly fought for 5 innings in a game that would be remembered for stingy defense by an opposing …