By LYNN GREENE - Tuesday, May 21, 2013
As tourists arrive in Lake Geneva, so too do migratory birds. Tying the two together isn’t new, but sometimes it takes extra effort to appreciate our feathered friends.
By LYNN GREENE - Friday, Feb. 15, 2013
Lakeland Builders Association has added more features to its annual home show, which takes place Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 16-17.
By LYNN GREENE - Friday, Jan. 18, 2013
Art comes in all shapes and sizes, is made of everything from colored paper to poured aluminum, and is created by all kinds of people. Some would argue that craft is different than art, but sometimes the two collide and the result is so stunning, no one cares if its called craft or art. That’s sort of where quilting falls with its legions of followers.
By LYNN GREENE - Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012
ELKHORN -- After a summer of running around trying to keep the kids rounded up and out of trouble, a turnaround might be in order: Imagine your child trying to herd a handful of sheep.
By LYNN GREENE - Friday, July 27, 2012
ELKHORN -- If you’re thinking about building a home or renovating the one you have, you’ll want to attend the Lakeland Builders Association Parade of Homes. It’s held over two weekends: July 28-29 and Aug. 4-5. Ten homes will be open for touring from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This is an hour earlier than previous parades, so you’ll even have time for breakfast ... which the LBA will provide at their office in Elkhorn.
By LYNN GREENE - Wednesday, June 13, 2012
They say clothes make the man, but clothes also make possible a trip to the past in Beverly Wassam’s hands. If we really could go back to the past, there is little doubt that Wassam’s newly made historical garments would fool the most ardent consumer of piece goods or millinery in the mid- to late 1800s.
By LYNN GREENE - Thursday, June 7, 2012
LAKE GENEVA -- The arts can unlock our imagination, allowing us to see the world differently. The creation of that art, however, is often a mysterious process for those who are not artists themselves. But this weekend, you can see artwork being created.
By LYNN GREENE - Wednesday, May 30, 2012
What do the Rock Ford Model A Club, the assembly line and Sharon have in common? The answer: Model A Day -- and it’s coming to the streets of Sharon on June 3.
By LYNN GREENE - Monday, May 28, 2012
June Dairy Month began in 1937 as a way to celebrate the availability of dairy foods and the farmers that make it possible. According to the Midwest Dairy Association, making June a dairy event also created a way to help distribute extra milk when cows started grazing on pasture in the summer.
By LYNN GREENE - Tuesday, May 22, 2012
BURLINGTON -- Chef Barbara Adler knows what people like -- chocolate.