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Tuesday, May 15, 2018
The Manitowoc County Historical Society will hold tram tours of its Pinecrest Historical Village this coming summer. This guided tour of the Manitowoc County Historical Society's Pinecrest Village spans more than 150 years of history and 60 acres. Approximately 90 minutes in duration, the tour will take you to each building in our Village using the Society’s motorized tram. The tram will stop at ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Downtown Manitowoc is pleased to announce the dates for this year’s Krazy Daze, taking place on Friday, July 13, Saturday, July 14, and at participating locations Sunday, July 15. Krazy Daze, often called the ‘Granddaddy of All Sidewalk Sales,” will be held between 10:00--6:00 on Friday, 8:00--4:00 on Saturday, and 12:00--4:00 for those businesses participating on Sunday. The traditional Manitowoc ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, May 14, 2018
YOU DRIVE, WE DONATE This Memorial Day weekend, Van Horn salutes those who gave all for our freedom. For every test drive, Van Horn will donate $20 to ‘Children of Fallen Patriots’ to fund college scholarships and education for children who lost a parent serving in the military. Take your test drive at any of our 12 Van Horn locations on May 25th, 26th and 28th and we donate. It’s that easy! ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, May 11, 2018
MANITOWOC, Wis. (May 10, 2018) – Felician Village announces Kelly Ness, Material Management Coordinator, was chosen for the Service Excellence Star Award for the month of April. Kelly’s nomination: “Kelly was kind enough to give some of her time to assist nursing during the breakfast meal on 4-16-18. She immediately and cheerfully agreed to help when asked. She made both the residents and the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, May 11, 2018
For our 40th year of Metro Jam we had to make sure that we had a headliner that was worthy of a celebration so big. We are proud to announce that Classic Rock mainstay, John Waite will be headlining on Saturday evening June 16th at 8:30 pm. While Waite is best known for his classic number one hit song “Missing You”, plan on being on your feet all evening as he will be featuring other Classic Rock ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, May 09, 2018
UnitedOne Credit Union has announced Kelsey Maurer and Mariah Platz as the recipients of its two $1,000 scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year. Maurer, a senior at Kiel High School, plans to enroll at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the fall to pursue a degree in dairy science. She is the daughter of Rick and Julie Maurer. Platz, a senior at Sheboygan North High School, will attend ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 09, 2018
MANITOWOC, Wis. (May 8, 2018) – Felician Village will be offering a free class, Role Reversal: Parenting Your Parent, on Wednesday, May 23 at 6 p.m. at Felician Village, 1635 S. 21st Street, Manitowoc. To reserve a time please call 920-684-7171, ext. 329. Join us to learn strategies that help when our parents begin to rely on us like we used to rely on them. The class is being offered in ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 09, 2018
Civil War Days will take place on Saturday and Sunday, June 2 and 3, 2018 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. Pinecrest Village is transformed into a Civil War encampment where visitors can meet famous ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, May 07, 2018
The Manitowoc County Historical Society today announced a milestone in its Meeme House Inn fundraising effort. The second phase of the project, exterior restoration of the Inn, has reached its fundraising goal following a multi-year effort to purchase, relocate, and now restore the historic Meeme House Inn. In addition to private donations and a grant from the Ruth St. John and John Dunham West ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, May 07, 2018
Tee up for a good cause – join Holy Family Memorial for their 23rd annual HFM Samaritan Day Golf Benefit on Monday, June 18 at The Golf Course at Branch River. Proceeds raised at this year’s golf event will benefit the HFM Samaritan Endowment Fund and the HFM Providence Fund.  The day begins with lunch at 11 a.m. and then a shotgun start at noon. Registration is $300 per person and includes ...read more
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Thursday, May 03, 2018
The Manitowoc County Historical Society has created a new take-home tool that visitors can use to take history home with them. The Society’s “Curiosity Sacks” are a bag that is available at no cost for visitors to borrow for up to one week. The sacks focus on topics such as Life on the Farm, On the Railroad, In the Kitchen, Inventions, Civil War, and Making Memories. Each Curiosity Sack features ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, May 01, 2018
MANITOWOC - Hamann Construction recently completed a 41,400-square-foot addition to Color Craft Graphic Arts, Inc., located in Manitowoc's I-43 Technology & Enterprise Campus. The custom-engineered metal building was originally scheduled to be finished in June. "In large part due to our partnership with Ceco Building Systems we were able to complete this project ahead of schedule, despite the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, May 01, 2018
MANITOWOC, Wis. (May 1, 2018) – On Friday, April 27, Tim Lindloff, Volunteer Coordinator, Felician Village, named Barb Chadek as the 2018 recipient of the Felician Award for Excellence in Volunteer Service at Felician Village. The award was presented at the 2018 Volunteer Appreciation ceremony. Chadek volunteers at the front reception desk at Felician Village. Her nominee wrote, “The receptionist ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, April 27, 2018
Tickets for the Manitowoc County Historical Society’s Pinecrest Pints and Plates fundraiser go on sale on May 1.  Pinecrest Pints and Plates celebrates the farm-to-table food and craft drink movement with unique dining experiences throughout the museum’s grounds, featuring local food and beverage producers. It’s a one-of-a-kind dining experience fundraiser for adults.  Tickets are $40 before July ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, April 26, 2018
The Manitowoc County Historical Society will begin with its summer hours on Tuesday, May 1, from 10 am to 4 pm. The museum site’s summer hours are from May 1 to October 24, Tuesday through Sunday, from 10 am to 4 pm. During the summer season, the historic structures of Pinecrest Historical Village are open, in addition to the Society’s McAllister House Welcome Center.  Nestled in the scenic ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Thursday, April 26, 2018
MANITOWOC, Wis., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third year in a row, energybank LED technology has won in the Lighting category at the 30th Annual Plant Engineering Awards ceremony held April 16 in Chicago. OmegaLight® LED highbay joins the lineup of the award-winning energybank product suite winning Silver Product of the Year 2017. The energybank ThinLine® Architectural LED was winner ...read more
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Friday, April 20, 2018
UnitedOne Credit Union has added Darryl Anderson to fill its new Technology Services Director position.   Anderson joins UnitedOne with nearly 30 years of experience working in the Information Technology field for various corporations, including IBM, Siemens and Comcast.   After obtaining his Bachelor of Arts degree in communications from Loyola University of Chicago, Anderson entered the ...read more
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Friday, April 20, 2018
MANITOWOC, Wis. (April 17, 2018) – Felician Village held a graduation ceremony Friday, April 20 to celebrate the completion of the onsite CNA class for four students. The event included a special blessing by Carla Schommer, Felician Village Director of Mission Services, words of congratulations from Felician Village representatives, the presentation of the CNA certificates, and cake to celebrate ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community