A Christmas Parade in Houdini’s town

A Christmas Parade in Houdini’s town

I watched the Appleton Christmas Parade march festively up College Avenue last night and I wondered what Harry Houdini must think of the little city he called home. Certainly, he must be impressed with the show -- friendly ballerinas, bundled babies, 19 marching bands, spirited nursing home residents zipping around in decorated wheel chairs, carolers, [...]

‘s Wonderful, ‘s Marvelous to hear band music in the park

‘s Wonderful, ‘s Marvelous to hear band music in the park

City band concerts offer lucky attendees the rare opportunity to sit back, relax and experience life exactly as it sounded 10, 20, 30 even 100 years ago, for exactly the same cost. Free. Close your eyes, let your spirits start to soar and you'll live as you've never lived before. That was our experience, anyway, [...]