Smart Living Weekly – November 18, 2015

  Holiday Fun at the Oregon Candlelight Walk Right in Our Region: The holiday spirit will be in high gear at the 29th annual Oregon Candlelight Walk, Saturday, Nov. 28,…
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Smart Living Weekly – December 17, 2014

  Merry Music: RSO Holiday Pops! Right in Our Region: It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, but it’s not really the holidays without the sounds of Christmas. One…
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NWQ 10th Anniversary: A Look Back in Time

Time really does fly when you’re having fun, and we’ve had a lot of it over the past decade, writing about our beautiful and fascinating region. Here, we take a look back at some of our favorite stories.

Northwest Quarterly Quiz: Holiday Traditions

Christianity is the dominant religion in many parts of the world, but Christmastime traditions vary across cultures. See if you can identify some of these traditions and who celebrates them.

50 Ways to Celebrate the Season

We know those Christmas movies are pretty great, but maybe it’s time to find a new tradition, one that puts you alongside your neighbors this holiday season. We found a few new classics in our region.

Smart Living Weekly – December 10, 2014

  Experience Cultural Holiday Traditions Right in Our Region: We all have our own special holiday traditions, and often, they’re based on our ethnic heritage, which we naturally commemorate this…
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Smart Living Weekly – December 3, 2014

  Rock River Philharmonic Season Brings a Harmony of Old & New Right in Our Region: Change, as well as music, is in the air this holiday season, when the…
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Smart Living Weekly – November 12, 2014

  Cannova’s Christmas Dinner Show Right in Our Region: Cannova’s Italian Cuisine has been serving up authentic Italian dishes and pizza since 1921, when founder Anthony Cannova opened his restaurant….
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Smart Living Weekly – November 5, 2014

  Holiday Treasures at Local Craft Shows Right in Our Region: Right in Our Region: As the holiday season draws closer, craft shows begin to pop up everywhere – churches,…
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Crafting New Christmas Classics

Longtime local journalist Toni Rocha captures holiday magic with a collection of original stories set in Wisconsin at Christmastime.