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American Legion All-Stars take to Miller Field

After the Milwaukee Brewers are done with their game against the Cincinnati Reds this Sunday, 54 American Legion baseball players will take to the field to play their All-Star game. Please don’t ask how it was determined who was on … Continue reading

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Art Affair Gallery runs community project in July, August

Art Affair Gallery has organized the Community Paintings Project, an ongoing event that encourages people to help create art. Anyone is welcome to visit the gallery during business hours and add to paintings and a mixed media piece. Themes for … Continue reading

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NEW World Cinema to show acclaimed French biopic as its July film

NEW World Cinema, an ongoing Fox Valley series of foreign films with English subtitles, continues this coming week with the award-winning French film “La Vie en Rose.” Showings of the film start at 2 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday in … Continue reading

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“Art on the Street” returns July 25 to Menasha

“Art on the Street,” a series of open-air art fair events, returns July 25 to Menasha. It runs from 5 to 8:30 p.m. During the event, artists display their work on blankets along downtown store fronts. The July event also features … Continue reading

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Menasha, Hortonville, Clintonville Legion teams garner votes

A new Wisconsin American Legion baseball poll has been released and the winners are Plover, Beaver Dam and Wisconsin Dells. Three area teams picked up votes in the three class poll. Menasha and Hortonville are ranked third and fifth, respectively, … Continue reading

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American Legion baseball rankings: Who’s No. 1?

The second week of American Legion baseball rankings have been released and your leaders in the club house are Plover, Beaver Dam and Wisconsin Dells. Plover is the top-ranked team in Class AAA with Beaver Dam and Wisconsin Dells ranked … Continue reading

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Area teams recognized for exemplary sportsmanship

When the prep season is over, a person who covers a lot of prep sports finds interesting little odds and ends to write about. For example, I’ve been working my way through the May issue of the WIAA Bulletin. You’re … Continue reading

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American Legion baseball rankings released

The first weekly poll ranking Wisconsin’s American Legion baseball teams has been released. Two area teams are ranked with two others getting honorable mention recognition. The team’s name is followed by how many votes they received and how many first … Continue reading

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3rd Thursdays music events at UW-Fox Valley’s Communication Arts Center benefit nonprofits

The Communication Arts Center at the University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley this month is debuting 3rd Thursdays, a summer series of live music events to benefit several community nonprofits. The events run from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on the third Thursdays … Continue reading

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Reception at Wild Apple gallery on Saturday welcomes Chicago artist Mark Nash to Menasha

“Perspectives,” an exhibit of paintings by Chicago artist Mark Nash, now is on display at Wild Apple Glass Studio & Gallery in Menasha. An opening reception runs from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the gallery, 210 Main Street. The … Continue reading

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