SIGN UP: Neighborhood Thrift Sale 2019
April 28, 2019 – 4:01 pm | No Comment

The Eastside Hill’s neighborhood-wide thrift sale is coming up on Saturday, May 18. If you’d like your (yard / garage / thrift / lawn / whatever) sale to be listed alongside your neighbors’, just fill out …

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Our Great Flood!
April 7, 2010 – 5:01 am | No Comment
Our Great Flood!

by Doug Reace
Standing on top of the large hill overlooking the Forest Hill cemetery, one can see seven to eight miles east in the direction of Altoona and Seymour, out towards Tower Ridge, and view …

Our Eastside Hill Heritage | Part 2: Forest Hill Cemetery
April 7, 2010 – 3:42 am | No Comment
Our Eastside Hill Heritage | Part 2: Forest Hill Cemetery

by Nancy Wesenberg
Forest Hill Cemetery is surely one of the most prominent features of our East Hill neighborhood, and if you spend any amount of time there, you will notice that locals use the cemetery …

Our Eastside Hill Heritage | Part 1: Location, Location, Location
April 7, 2010 – 2:46 am | No Comment
Our Eastside Hill Heritage | Part 1: Location, Location, Location

by Roxanne K. Owens
The history of every urban community is closely tied to its own unique location and Eau Claire’s story and the story of the East Hill are consistent with …

Once there were twelve… and now there are none.
April 2, 2010 – 5:25 am | No Comment
Once there were twelve… and now there are none.

by Armond Beguhn
In the late 1940’s and early 1950’s, there were twelve family, or “mom and pop” type grocery stores in the Eastside Hill area of Eau Claire.
The resident manager, or if the store was …

Six Great Eastside Hill Historical Photos
April 1, 2010 – 5:30 am | No Comment

We’re lucky enough to have these pictures of the Eastside Hill’s past. Click on the images for a closer look.

Hey! If you have any historical photos you’d like to see on the site, …