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Friday, August 17, 2018
MANITOWOC, WI., August 13, 2018 – Join Progress Lakeshore for our first annual Food & Friends for Progress. This new event, Food & Friends for Progress is a new event for 2018, replacing our annual Pasta for Progress event. Food & Friends for Progress will be an annual event, with a specific theme each year. For 2018, our theme is “Stick with Manitowoc County,” this theme will showcase food from ...read more
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Friday, August 17, 2018
Manitowoc, WI, August 15, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library January Adult Events are scheduled on the following dates and times:  Lakeshore Memory Café, Wednesday, September 5, 10:00 AM-11:30 AM. Lakeshore Memory Café provides a comfortable and non-judgmental environment in which persons with dementia, their families and their caregivers can interact and enjoy the company of others experiencing ...read more
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Friday, August 17, 2018
Manitowoc, WI, August 8, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library Children Services September Programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:  Family Activity Night – Tuesdays @ 6:30 pmSeptember 4:         Back to School Dance Party!September 11:        Read to Certified Therapy DogsSeptember 18:        Talk Like a Pirate Day Party!September 25:        Teddy Bear Tea Party  Baby Lapsit – ...read more
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Friday, August 17, 2018
Manitowoc, WI, September 1, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library Teen Services February Programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:  Battle of the Books Tournament 2018September 5, 6:30pm, Generose Center at Silver Lake CollegeBoB is a system-wide trivia competition between library teams. Each library in the Manitowoc-Calumet system assembles teen teams to compete for a trivia ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, August 16, 2018
The public is encouraged to attend and bring a book!                                                                                                         MANITOWOC, Wisconsin – United Way Manitowoc County is hosting the “Rally for Change” community event on August 28 at 4 pm at Holiday Inn, Manitowoc.  The event is to share with the community the direction that United Way Manitowoc County is ...read more
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Thursday, August 16, 2018
Mid-Lakes Thresheree is September 8 and 9  Experience the roots of Wisconsin’s agricultural past during two action-filled days of antique farming re-creations, hands-on demonstrations, farmhand contests, food, and much more at the Mid-Lakes Thresheree on September 8 and 9, 10 am to 4 pm, presented in partnership between the Mid-Lakes Rustic Iron Club and the Manitowoc County Historical Society. ...read more
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Thursday, August 16, 2018
Native American roots, Spirit of the Rivers are subjects of MCHS Hungry for History Program  The Manitowoc County Historical Society will look at the history of our community’s Native American roots and the “Spirit of the Rivers” project in its upcoming Hungry for History program on Thursday, September 13 at 5:30 pm at the Holiday Inn – Manitowoc (4601 Calumet Avenue).   The monumental Spirit ...read more
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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
ASCEND SERVICES, INC. ANNOUNCES 5K RUN WALK & ROLL  COMMUNITY MEMBERS INVITED TO PARTICIPATESPONSORED BY LOCAL BUSINESSES  WHO:              Ascend Services, Inc.  WHAT:           Ascend Services (formerly known as Holiday House of Manitowoc County) is hosting its second Annual 5k Run, Walk & Roll, sponsored by numerous area businesses. The event will feature a timed 5k run along with a Fun ...read more
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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release
Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Manitowoc Weekend Dental Assisting School (MWDAS)  has  scheduled an Open House for Saturday,  August 25th, 10am-12noon.    MWDAS is a post secondary school, certified with state of Wisconsin under the direction of Dr. Scott Behringer.     Dr. Behringer is a dental health provider at the Smile Clinic for over 35 years specializing in general dentistry, complex cosmetic and sedation cases.   In ...read more
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Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Meeme House Restoration Work ContinuesThe Manitowoc County Historical Society’s Meeme House project continues to make progress towards a restoration of the former stagecoach inn.  With work from Ideal Crane Rental, Hamann Construction, and Eis Structure Movers, the roof was re-set on the historic structure and secured on Friday, August 3. Beloved by generations for its hometown gathering space and ...read more
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Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Manitowoc, WI – Take Note Studio, a Manitowoc-based music lesson studio, has been named a Top Program and a Maestro in Outreach by Kindermusik International, the world’s leading publisher of music and movement programs for children ages 0-7.  Jessica Hanson, director, is an early childhood specialist at Take Note Studio and provides Kindermusik classes in Manitowoc and Kohler. The Top Program ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
VERVE HELPS MEMBERS BUILD THEIR SAVINGS WITH NEW PRIZE-LINKED ACCOUNT OSHKOSH, Wisconsin (Aug. 6, 2018) — Verve, a Credit Union, launched its new Save to Win account—the first of its kind in Wisconsin—giving members another option to build their savings with a bonus: the chance to win money.  Verve’s Save to Win account is part of a nation-wide Save to Win program, meaning members can win both ...read more
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Wednesday, August 01, 2018
De Pere, Wisconsin, (July 31, 2018) – Within days of the ribbon cutting ceremony to officially mark its entry into Manitowoc, Robinson Metal, Inc., a premier custom metal fabricator throughout the Midwest and North America, took another step forward in solidifying their commitment to the community and their customers by announcing the purchase of the 112,000 square foot building. ...read more
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Wednesday, August 01, 2018
Sheboygan Falls, WI – Dura-Trel, Inc. broke ground on a new manufacturing facility on Thursday, July 26th at 115 Vision Parkway in Sheboygan Falls.  Dura-Trel is one of the world's leading manufacturers of vinyl lawn and garden products. The family owned and operated company has rented their manufacturing space in Sheboygan Falls for the last twenty years and is excited to break ground on their ...read more
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Wednesday, August 01, 2018
On July 30, more than 100 golfers turned out for the annual Holy Family Memorial Samaritan Day Golf Benefit. Proceeds from the event support the HFM Samaritan Endowment Fund. This fund directly impact our communities and assists HFM in providing services to help individuals and families achieve healthier lives.  Mark your calendars for the 24th annual golf benefit next year on June 17 at The ...read more
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Wednesday, August 01, 2018
Pioneer Play Homeschool Program Scheduled for August 16  The Manitowoc County Historical Society will host a program for homeschool students and their families on Thursday, August 16 from 10 am to 2 pm. Activities will take place both inside the museum’s historic structures and outside. Participants may come anytime but it is recommended to allow at least 90 minutes to take part in all the ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Wednesday, August 01, 2018
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, August 11 and 12, visitors to the Manitowoc County Historical Society’s Pinecrest Historical Village will have the opportunity to spend the day amidst the legends of the Wild West, including the likes of Buffalo Bill and Annie Oakley.  An arena show will take place at 1 p.m. both days, with the thrill and excitement of fast horses, trick riding and ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
 Contact:  Sally Peck920.755.3625             July 30, 2018                                                                                                                                      speck@fox-hills.com                         FOX HILLS RESORT ANNOUNCES NEW GENERAL MANAGERMISHICOT,  Wisconsin - Joe Jacobson of FH Resort, LP of Menasha, owner of Fox Hills Resort in Mishicot, is proud to ...read more
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Friday, July 27, 2018
GREENVILLE, WISCONSIN – Bayland Buildings Inc. is excited to announce construction is underway on All World Ford New and Used Car Dealership in Greenville, Wisconsin.  The All World Ford ownership group consists of, President/Dealer Principal Stu Winarski, partners Peter Mueller, Terrell Henkel, and Chuck Van Horn.  The new state-of-the-art dealership will be located east of Hortonville on ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, July 19, 2018
This summer, Manitowoc Public Library has had a successful inaugural Sow & Grow Program. We handed out all 200 of our Sow & Grow seed kits, which included basil, carrot, green bean, lettuce, and radish seed kits.  Our next Sow & Grow program is Gardening 911. This program focuses on gardening things that have gone wrong and what you can do to fix them. The program will be held at Manitowoc Public ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Thursday, July 19, 2018
      $40 million investment will expand frozen vegetable packaging capacity, add skilled jobs  Manitowoc, Wis. (July 19, 2018) – Lakeside Foods, Inc. broke ground Wednesday on a 100,000-square-foot addition to its Manitowoc packaging facility, joined by city officials and economic development representatives. The $40 million project will expand the facility’s frozen warehouse and refrigerated ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Menchie’s, Manitowoc, Supports Local History on August 1  The Manitowoc County Historical Society and Menchie’s in Manitowoc (4550 Calumet Avenue)  have joined together to raise money and awareness for local history education at MCHS' Pinecrest Historical Village on Wednesday, August 1 from 4 to 8 pm. A portion of the proceeds from each frozen yogurt will be donated to MCHS. Patrons may visit the ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release
Thursday, July 19, 2018
MPLChildren Services August EventsManitowoc, WI, July 13, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library Children Services August Programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:  Family Activity Night (Tuesdays @ 6:30 pm)August   7:  Silly ScientistAugust 14:  Crazy DayAugust 21:  Starry, Starry NightAugust 28:  Family Game Night  Baby Lapsit (Tuesdays & Wednesdays @ 9:30 am, Thursdays @ 6:30 ...read more
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
MPLTeen Services August EventsManitowoc, WI, August 1, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library Teen Services February Programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:  Battle of the Books 2018August, 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 4:00-5:00pm, Library Board RoomBoB is a system-wide trivia competition between library teams. Each library in the Manitowoc-Calumet system assembles teen teams to compete ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Manitowoc Public LibraryAugust 2018 Adult EventsManitowoc, WI, July 18, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library January Adult Events are scheduled on the following dates and times:  Lakeshore Memory Café, Wednesday, August 1, 10:00 AM-11:30 AM. Lakeshore Memory Café provides a comfortable and non-judgmental environment in which persons with dementia, their families and their caregivers can interact and ...read more
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