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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
          Lakeshore Technical College awarded degrees and technical diplomas to over 400 students during its commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 18. An honorary degree was also awarded. LTC President Dr. Paul Carlsen congratulated graduates and acknowledged that everyone in attendance was there to celebrate them, recognize the journey they had completed, and to share in their stories.  “Your ...read more
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Civil War Days will take place on Saturday and Sunday, June 1 and 2 at the Manitowoc County Historical Society, 924 Pinecrest Road, Manitowoc, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.   Although it has been over 150 years since our country has fought in the Civil War, the diaries, stories, and lessons still remain. The Historical Society's Pinecrest Village is transformed into a Civil War encampment where ...read more
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
The Manitowoc County Historical Society, 924 Pinecrest Road in Manitowoc, has announced upcoming workshops as part of its Create-Connect learning series. The Create-Connect series introduces historic trades, crafts, and skills for guests of all ages. Workshops in June include: Cheesemaking (June 11); Beginning Blacksmithing: "S" Hook (June 13); Beginning Blacksmithing: Dinner Triangle (June 22); ...read more
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
The Board of Directors of the Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center is excited to announce the selection of Patty Kuester Lehn as the facility’s new Executive Director. She began her role April 1. Lehn is a Manitowoc County native and brings a diverse career to Farm Wisconsin. A Marquette University graduate, she started her marketing career at the Pettit National Ice Center in Milwaukee, and has ...read more
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Thursday, May 16, 2019
Victorian era pampering will be the topic for the Manitowoc County Historical Society SPARK! program on June 12 from 10:45 to 12:15. SPARK! is a free monthly program for individuals living with early-to-mid stage memory loss, their care partners, and family members. Participants are engaged in lively conversations, exhibit exploration, historic artifacts, and multi-sensory activities. As part of ...read more
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Thursday, May 16, 2019
Holy Family Memorial Wellness Center is pleased to announce it will be launching group exercises classes starting in June that leverage Myzone technology—an innovative wearable heart rate-based system that uses wireless and cloud technology to monitor heart rate, calories burned and physical activity.  “We are excited to offer Myzone to our members,” says Lisa Hansen, lead specialist at the HFM ...read more
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Thursday, May 16, 2019
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Thursday, May 16, 2019
At the Lakeshore Technical College annual awards reception held May 10, excellence both in and out of the classroom was recognized among students, staff, and community leaders. Manitowoc County Sheriff Dan Hartwig received the 2019 Alumnus of the Year award. The award is given to an LTC graduate who demonstrates outstanding achievement in their career, provides service to the community, and ...read more
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
The Jacob Andrew Foundation is holding a first ever unique and exciting fundraiser event supporting pediatric cancer research, called Pig Out for Pediatric Cancer. This family fun day will be held at the Manitowoc County Expo Grounds on Saturday, June 29th from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. and is open to the public far and wide. The event’s theme is celebrating our new partnership with Team Fitzgerald, ...read more
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Tuesday, May 14, 2019
John Cavanaugh recently celebrated his 15-year employment anniversary with A.C.E. Building Service. Cavanaugh, a carpenter by trade is a foreman with the commercial construction company and resides in the rural branch area.  Incorporated in 1963, A.C.E. Building Service is located in Manitowoc, WI, and provides commercial and industrial construction services – including new buildings, ...read more
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Tuesday, May 14, 2019
       UnitedOne Credit Union has announced John Nordstrom and Nathan Lor as the recipients of its two $1,000 scholarships for the 2019-20 academic year. Nordstrom is studying criminal justice at Lakeshore Technical College as he pursues a career as a police officer. Lor, a senior at Sheboygan North High School, will attend the University of Wisconsin-Madison to study biochemistry with the ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
The Manitowoc County Historical Society, 924 Pinecrest Road in Manitowoc, will host a member morning on Tuesday, May 21 at 10:30 am. Manitowoc County Historical Society members and those thinking about membership are invited to attend and enjoy coffee, treats, and discover new updates about the museum. Member Mornings take place on the third Tuesday of the month in May, July, and September. All ...read more
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Thursday, May 09, 2019
Manitowoc, Wisconsin -- May 8, 2019: Jim Reif Builders, Inc., a prominent full-service construction contractor specializing in custom homes, additions and renovations, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this month. Founded in May of 1994, the company has grown from one full-time employee to over 20 highly skilled craftsmen and administrative employees, a corporate office, a fleet of equipment and ...read more
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Wednesday, May 08, 2019
LTC Student Kailey Smidel recognized as a national leader at Phi Theta Kappa honor society event Kailey Smidel, a Lakeshore Technical College Administrative Professional program student, received a Distinguished Chapter Officer award at Phi Theta Kappa’s annual PTK Catalyst convention held last month in Orlando, Fla. Only 31 out of approximately 5,200 chapter officers were honored. The ...read more
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Tuesday, May 07, 2019
This spring 12 Lakeshore Technical College construction and industrial trades apprentices each received $1,500 scholarships from Ascendium Education Group. Ascendium’s Tools of the Trade Apprentice Scholarship program helps apprentices with financial need complete their programs and advance to in-demand jobs. Most apprenticeships combine up to five years of classroom instruction with on-the-job ...read more
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
MPLChildren Services June EventsManitowoc, WI, April 30, 2019 — The Manitowoc Public Library Children Services June Programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:  Baby Lapsit                                                            Tuesdays & Wednesdays @ 9:30 AMGeared towards the 2 years and under set.Baby Lapsit is an early literacy experience for infants and toddlers under ...read more
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Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Manitowoc Public LibraryJune 2019 Adult EventsManitowoc, WI, May 7, 2019—The Manitowoc Public Library January Adult Events are scheduled on the following dates and times:  Lakeshore Grief Support, Monday, June 3, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM, Franklin Street Room. Lakeshore Grief Support Programs is a non-profit volunteer organization of people who are trained and committed to helping all people of all walks ...read more
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Tuesday, May 07, 2019
MPL Teen Services June EventsManitowoc, WI, June 1, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library Teen Services June programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:  Battle of the Books! - Team Orientation and Book ListJune 6 at 4:00pm-5:00pm, Library Board Room  Battle of the Books is a Manitowoc-Calumet Library System trivia competition in which each library branch assembles teams of teens ...read more
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Monday, May 06, 2019
Historical Society to hold Explore Abilities Weekend   The Manitowoc County Historical Society, 924 Pinecrest Road in Manitowoc, will hold an Explore Abilities weekend on Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26 from 10 am to 4 pm. Explore Abilities Weekend is an opportunity for children and adults with learning differences and their families. Explore Abilities gives families the ...read more
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Monday, May 06, 2019
MANITOWOC, WI (5/24/2018) –The Chamber of Manitowoc County Ambassadors are pleased to once again award three, $1,000 scholarships and three, $500 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who are employed by, or have a parent or guardian that is employed by, a Chamber-member business or organization. The 2019 winners are: Madelyn Polich, Two Rivers High School - $1,000; Drew Giesen, Roncalli ...read more
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Friday, May 03, 2019
The City of Manitowoc is pleased to announce the 5422Home Down Payment Assistance Program as part of the city’s Healthy Neighborhood Initiative. 5422Home is an affordable financing assistance option for home buyers seeking to purchase a new home.  5422Home is designed to promote home ownership pride in the City of Manitowoc and is eligible to both first time home buyers and buyers new to ...read more
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Friday, May 03, 2019
 HFM to host annual golf benefit.  Holy Family Memorial will host its 24th annual Samaritan Day Golf Benefit on Monday, June 17, at The Golf Course at Branch River in Cato. Net proceeds raised from the event will benefit the HFM Samaritan Endowment Fund.  Registration and lunch will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a 12 p.m. shotgun start. Cost is $300 per person or $1,100 per foursome and ...read more
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Thursday, May 02, 2019
Fritzy Brady is the new Branch Manager for UnitedOne Credit Union’s office at the Walmart Supercenter in Manitowoc. Brady is a certified Credit Union Development Educator and Financial Counselor with 14 years of experience in the financial industry. The Philippines native studied business management at Lakeshore Technical College and graduated with honors. A member of the National Society of ...read more
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Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Phi Theta Kappa honor society welcomes new members at Lakeshore Technical CollegeFifty-eight students from Lakeshore Technical College were inducted into the Beta Lambda Sigma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society in a recent ceremony held at Lakeshore Technical College. A total of 144 students joined during this academic year. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), a community for high ...read more
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Thursday, April 25, 2019
Eck Industries, Inc.    Like many local employers, Eck Industries is looking for talented, motivated individual to join our team.  Attached are two now hiring posters.  One for the general plant floor positions we are recruiting for, and the other for the maintenance type positions that we are recruiting for.  I would greatly appreciate it if you could help us by sharing these with job ...read more
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Breakfast at the Barn featuring Alice in Dairyland  Manitowoc, WI (May 29, 2019): The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center will be hosting the next Breakfast at the Barn on May 29, 2019. Doors will open at 7:15am with the breakfast buffet starting at 7:30am with a presentation from our current Alice in Dairyland, Kaitlyn Riley, beginning at 8:00am.  Breakfast at the Barn is an agriculture educational ...read more
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Monday, April 22, 2019
A.C.E. Building Service Selected For Country Visions Renovation ProjectA.C.E. Building Service was selected as the design/build contractor for the renovation of Country Visions Convenience Store in Branch, WI.  Located at 8133 US Hwy 10, the project will feature an interior renovation to the existing store, updated store layout, mechanical and lighting updates, and new asphalt paving.  The ...read more
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Tuesday, April 09, 2019
MPL Teen Services May EventsManitowoc, WI, May 1, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library Teen Services May Programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:  Youth Library Advisory Board (Y.L.A.B.): Summer Party! (YLAB Members Only)May 15, 6:00pm, Manitowoc Aquatic Center  YLAB takes a break during the summer months, but we’ll start up again in September. Come join us at the Manitowoc ...read more
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Tuesday, April 09, 2019
Manitowoc Public LibraryMay 2019 Adult EventsManitowoc, WI, April 9, 2019—The Manitowoc Public Library January Adult Events are scheduled on the following dates and times:  Lakeshore Memory Café, Wednesday, May 1, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM, Balkansky Community Room. Lakeshore Memory Café provides a comfortable and non-judgmental environment in which persons with dementia, their families and their ...read more
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Tuesday, April 09, 2019
MPLChildren Services May EventsManitowoc, WI, April 1, 2019—The Manitowoc Public Library Children Services May Programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:  Baby Lapsit                                                            Tuesdays & Wednesdays @ 9:30 AMGeared towards the 2 years and under set.Baby Lapsit is an early literacy experience for infants and toddlers under the age ...read more
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