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Today – Fireworks – July 2021

Today – Fireworks – July 2021

Fun on the Fourth by Tim Froberg The skies of the Fox Cities will light up again on our nation’s birthday. One year after many local fireworks shows were canceled or altered, several local communities will return to traditional Fourth of July fireworks displays and celebrations. The City of...

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Today – Butterfly Gardens – June 2021

Today – Butterfly Gardens – June 2021

The Beauty of Butterflies Get Back to Nature at Friends of Butterfly Gardens by Tim Froberg As a child growing up on a farm near Shiocton, Jack Voight had a fascination with butterflies and the wonders of nature. Voight’s interest in the gorgeous, winged insects only accelerated through the years,...

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Today – True Heroes – May 2021

Today – True Heroes – May 2021

True Heroes Several Fox Valley Veterans Have Received Purple Heart by Tim Froberg Pictured (left to right): Adam Alexander, Ken Coenen, and Wayne Martin In a horrific, life-changing moment, the bullet came out of nowhere and pierced Adam Alexander’s skull. The year was 2011 in the province of...

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Today – Earth Day – April 2021

Today – Earth Day – April 2021

REMEMBER EARTH DAY by Tim Froberg Earth Day isn’t a holiday where we celebrate an important event. It’s more a call to action to protect and preserve our planet. Earth Day will be observed on April 22 across the globe. Its purpose is to create public awareness of environmental problems such as...

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Today – March 2021

Today – March 2021

Get Out & Garden! by Holly Boettcher Growing in a Cold Frame If there is any way I can possibly extend the growing season, I will find a way! We all know how therapeutic gardening is. That is where my cold frame comes in. There are numerous instructions if you Google “Do It Yourself” (DIY)...

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