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Thursday, August 06, 2020
Have you recently lost a loved one? Share and receive the support of other individuals facing the challenges associated with the grieving process by attending  Stepping Stones: Your Grief, Your Journey on Monday, August 17 at 5:30 p.m. at HFM Harbor Town Campus, 1650 S. 41st Street, Manitowoc.   Stepping Stones is a monthly facilitated grief group open to all adults who have suffered the loss of ...read more
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Thursday, August 06, 2020
At UW-Green Bay, we are shining a light on local expertise with a NEW series of “Expert Spotlights” to benefit you and your company with cutting edge research and knowledge to empower your decision making and culture building.  A U G U S TExpert SpotlightClear Thinking in An Age of Hype, Nonsense & AnxietyAugust 13, 2020Online Webinar, starting at 11:30 a.m.45 Minute Presentation | 15 Minutes ...read more
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Thursday, August 06, 2020
WHO:      Ascend Services, Inc.WHAT:     Ascend Services (formerly known as Holiday House of Manitowoc County) will be                  hosting an Ice Cream Social Drive By & Wave With All Your Heart Parking Lot ParadeWHERE:  Ascend Services, Inc., 2818 Meadow Lane, Manitowoc, WI 54220WHEN:     Thursday, August 13, 2020                   2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  WHY:  Ascend Services is holding ...read more
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Thursday, August 06, 2020
Holy Family Memorial is pleased to welcome  urologist Dr. Giora Katz and physician assistant Jerry Gozner, PA-C to HFM Urology.   (Giora Katz, MD, HFM Urology)Dr. Katz has 30 years of experience in helping people with all types of urological concerns. He practiced at HFM from 2003 to 2015 and is excited to come back to Manitowoc County to provide comprehensive urologic care to the community. In ...read more
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Thursday, August 06, 2020
This week the Manitowoc County Historical Society (924 Pinecrest Road, Manitowoc) gives a new clue in a scavenger hunt that helps you chase down fun, local facts. The scavenger hunt, "Where is Fred B.?" invites community members of all ages to visit the Manitowoc County Historical Society's website to download a miniature cut-out of Frederick Borcherdt, a German immigrant and early tourism ...read more
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Tuesday, August 04, 2020
Manitowoc, Wisconsin (August 4, 2020) United Way Manitowoc County is holding a fundraising weekend at Glaze & Paint Thursday, August 13 – Saturday, August 15, 11 am – 5 pm each day.  For these three days, Glaze & Paint will donate 15% of sales from all in-studio and to-go kit projects to United Way Manitowoc County. Glaze & Paint, located at 909 Washington Street in Manitowoc, has a variety of ...read more
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Tuesday, August 04, 2020
New students wanting to enroll this fall at Lakeshore Technical College will have a brand new scholarship available – the Commit to Lakeshore Scholarship. This scholarship available for any new LTC students and ranges from $50 for simply completing the college’s application to $500 for registering for a full-time course load this fall. Scholarships will be provided in the form of a reduction in ...read more
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Tuesday, August 04, 2020
Manitowoc, WI – Take Note Studio is now offering a limited-time music class highlighting DisneyJunior’s newest animated series, Mira, Royal Detective . This collaborative effort withKindermusik® International, the world’s leading provider of music-based education for infants,toddlers, and young children, will feature music from the series (which is inspired by the culturesand customs of India) ...read more
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Tuesday, August 04, 2020
Every three seconds, someone needs a blood donation. Holy Family Memorial is partnering with Versiti BloodCenter of Wisconsin to address that need through a blood drive on Monday, August 24, from 3-7 p.m. at the HFM Medical Center, 2300 Western Avenue, Manitowoc. Blood donations are especially needed now as blood supplies are low due to reduced donations since the COVID-19 pandemic ...read more
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Tuesday, August 04, 2020
  It is the year 1900 and you and your family have come to settle in the growing pioneer town of Pinecrest Village. Your wagon is filled with supplies that you will need to get settled but you need a building! You've hired the carpenter and blacksmith to get to work but what will your building look like? How will it help the pioneer community of Pinecrest Village?Create your own home or ...read more
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Tuesday, August 04, 2020
The Manitowoc County Historical Society and Panera Bread (4606 Calumet Avenue, Manitowoc) have joined together to raise money and awareness for local history education at MCHS' Pinecrest Historical Village during a fundraiser on Wednesday, August 19 from 4 to 8 pm. Funds raised throughout the evenings promotion will assist with our Family Access Program, which allows for free or reduced membership ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
This week the Manitowoc County Historical Society (924 Pinecrest Road, Manitowoc) gives a new clue in a scavenger hunt that helps you chase down fun, local facts. The scavenger hunt, "Where is Fred B.?" invites community members of all ages to visit the Manitowoc County Historical Society's website to download a miniature cut-out of Frederick Borcherdt, a German immigrant and early ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
The Manitowoc County Historical Society's new restrooms on the back of the 1870s General Store were made possible by ACE Building Service, Maritime Plumbing, and generous donors to the museum's Vetting Fund.The Manitowoc County Historical Society's General Store has received an outside facelift through exterior painting by R.B Painting and Drywall, of Valders. This past year, the Manitowoc County ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
 Village of White Lake Breaks Ground on New Fire Station  WHITE LAKE, Wis. (24 July, 2020) – The Village of White Lake, in partnership with MSA Professional Services, Inc., gathered on Friday, July 24, to mark the official start of construction on the community’s new volunteer fire station. The new facility replaces the Village’s former fire station, which suffered a collapsed roof during a ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
The Manitowoc County Historical Society, 924 Pinecrest Road in Manitowoc, will hold its annual Library card free day in conjunction with Manitowoc Public Library on Saturday, August 15 from 10 am to 4 pm. Visitors can show their Manitowoc-Calumet Library system card and get in free to the museum. A story time will be presented at 11:00 am in the museum's one room schoolhouse, Shadyside ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
(HFM Work Health Options’ logo) Holy Family Memorial unveils a new name and logo for Transcend, its employer health and wellness service. The new name has changed to HFM Work Health Options.    “We are proud to officially release a new brand identity for our employer health-related service offerings,” says Brian Graf, Executive Director, Musculoskeletal Service Line. “It was important that the ...read more
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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Manitowoc, Wisconsin (July 29, 2020) Thirty-one percent of Manitowoc County’s 35,259 households are struggling to afford basic necessities like housing, child care, food, transportation, and internet access. Statewide, 34% of households are struggling to make ends meet. These eye-opening statistics were revealed in the state’s third ALICE report, released this week by United Way of Wisconsin in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Fall Registration for New Members Opens Monday, July 27, 2020   At UW-Green Bay, learning is a lifelong pursuit, and the member-led Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI) wasn’t going to let coronavirus get in the way of delivering enriching and engaging classes in a safety-conscious way for members. LLI is a 20+-year strong membership program developed by retirees for retirees. Susan Pike, Program ...read more
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Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Manitowoc, WI, August 1, 2020—The Manitowoc Public Library Teen Services March programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:  Bee Garden Kit                                                                   Monday, August 17 at 1:00 PM Bees are good for more than just honey, you know! Help save these brilliant, busy, buzzing beauties by planting your own mini garden! Each kit ...read more
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Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Manitowoc, WI, July 20, 2020 — With the exception of the Summer Book Picnic and Baby Storytime Kits, Manitowoc Public Library’s August 2020 programs are virtual and can be accessed online at www.facebook.com/manitowoclibrary.  Virtual Summer Reading Program!                               Ends Saturday, August 8The Summer Reading Program ends August 8th. Log your reading minutes to earn badges and ...read more
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Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Manitowoc, WI, July 23, 2020—The Manitowoc Public Library June Adult Events are scheduled on the following dates and times. Please note that all of these events and programs will be taking place on Manitowoc Public Library’s Facebook page: www.facebook.com/manitowoclibrary/.  Virtual Summer Reading Program, continuing through Saturday, August 8.The All-Ages Summer Reading Program is going ...read more
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Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Holy Family Memorial is hosting its first annual car and motorcycle show fundraiser on Saturday, September 5. The free, family-friendly car show will feature all makes and models of cars, trucks and motorcycles. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at HFM Harbor Town Campus, 1650 S. 41st Street, Manitowoc. Proceeds from the event will support teen suicide prevention. Individuals ...read more
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Thursday, July 23, 2020
PINK HEALS Manitowoc County: Attention golfers...The Amanda Krueger Memorial Golf Classic is being held on August 17th, 2020 at Par 5 Resort on the National Course. We have 18 holes of golf, individual carts, a prime rib dinner, and optional mulligan cards. Entry fees are $400 per team (4) or $100 per individual. Registration begins at 10:00 am with a shotgun start at 11:00 am. Dinner and prizes ...read more
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Wednesday, July 22, 2020
   De Pere, WI – Impact Sports Academy (ISA) and Bayland Buildings, Inc. are excited to announce the official groundbreaking of a new sports facility located at 2350 Lawrence Parkway, in the Town of Lawrence, WI.  Bayland Buildings, Inc. of Green Bay was selected as the general contractor for the new facility.Impact Sports Academy provides year round training for youth baseball and softball ...read more
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Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Tanya Wasmer, Vice President of Strategy and Outreach at Lakeshore Technical College (LTC), has been appointed to the Commission on Small and Rural Colleges by the board of directors of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC). The AACC represents nearly 1,200 two-year, associate degree-granting institutions and more than 12 million students. The commission’s purpose is to offer ...read more
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Monday, July 20, 2020
Holy Family Memorial Lakefront Campus in Two Rivers is expanding services and will soon be offering ear, nose and throat (ENT) care starting in August. Otolaryngologist Dr. Edward Smith, DO, FACS, FAOCO will be offering adult and pediatric care for allergies, ear infections, hearing loss, sleep disorders, head and neck cancers and sinus problems.   “We know there is a great need for ...read more
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Monday, July 20, 2020
The Lakeshore Artists Guild is presenting their 2020 Exhibition in partnership with Manitowoc Public Library, 707 Quay Street, from now through Monday, September 2. The exhibition features a number of outstanding works by prominent local artists—portraiture, photography, monoprints, nature studies, handmade paper, and more—in both 2D and 3D expressions. The artwork is displayed on the South ...read more
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Monday, July 20, 2020
LTC One of Only Three Testing Facilities in WisconsinArea employers wanting their welders to demonstrate and document their expertise or any individual wanting to gain the American Welding Society (AWS) certification, can now utilize Lakeshore Technical College (LTC) for the testing. As a newly accredited testing facility by AWS, the college is one of only three testing facilities in ...read more
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Monday, July 20, 2020
MADISON – As part of its efforts to provide resources to help address farmer mental health wellness, the Wisconsin Farm Center is hosting a series of Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) virtual training sessions for agriculture service providers, farmers, and the agricultural community. QPR is an intervention method designed to help trainees identify and interrupt mental health crisis situations and ...read more
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Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Manitowoc, Wisconsin (July 15, 2020) Today United Way Manitowoc County announced COVID-19 Basic Need Relief Fund – Phase 2 awardees. Eleven local nonprofit organizations are receiving relief monies totaling $53,500 in support of critical programs and services to assist those in need as we begin to recover from the devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The following nonprofit and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Manitowoc, WI  (February 12, 2020) — CLA believes the best way to serve our clients and communities is to support our people in building careers that match their personal and professional aspirations. We are thrilled to express our congratulations and announce the following individuals who have reached new stages in their chosen career paths:  Shannon Bauer, BizOps SeniorJustin Herman, Assurance ...read more
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