Sweet Street

Sweet Street

"Sweet Street" just got even tastier with a new homemade ice cream and treat shop. Frio opened in August, and joins Whisk and Arrow, Wilmar Chocolate, and Simple Simon Bakery on Wisconsin Avenue, now the sweetest street in town. Hugo makes the ice cream at Frio and it is creamy, inventive and delicious. I enjoyed [...]

An Appleton hero

An Appleton hero

The next time Appleton names a school after someone, I hope they consider calling it Jim Zwerg. Born and raised in Appleton, Zwerg became an unlikely, literal poster child for the civil rights movement. Given the volumes of articles written about him, I am disappointed in myself and in my Appleton public and private school [...]