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Discovering Greater Green Bay’s Unique Flavor

 Beth Heller With this month’s blog focusing on all things hyperlocal, we thought we’d zoom in on Greater Green Bay’s local food landscape.  Food culture, as we described in our article Does Friday Fish Promote Well-Being, is one of the elements that truly define a place.  In fact, the French even have a word for… Continue reading Discovering Greater Green Bay’s Unique Flavor

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Why Is Hyper-Local Essential to the Future of Greater Green Bay?

 Beth Heller This month our blog will be exploring the concept of hyper-local, a buzzword with environmental, economic, marketing and geographic connotations.  For our first post, we are sharing this video featuring St. Norbert College’s hydroponic growing towers, which live right in the middle of the students’ main dining hall. In this instance, hyper-local is… Continue reading Why Is Hyper-Local Essential to the Future of Greater Green Bay?

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Don’t Let These Mistakes Cramp Your Summer Fun!

 Beth Heller Spring and summer in the Greater Green Bay Area offer a fabulous array of road races, bike rides and outdoor events that invite muscles that have been doing other things (or nothing at all) during the winter months. For this month’s final focus on “street level” well-being in Greater Green Bay, we thought… Continue reading Don’t Let These Mistakes Cramp Your Summer Fun!

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Friendly Gauntlet Thrown Down on County Trails!

 Beth Heller As our view from the street level of Green Bay continues, we’re excited to share that one area business has thrown down a “gauntlet” to other local companies in an effort to get more employees out and about on Greater Green Bay’s awesome trails.  BayCare Clinic Bikes – an initiative promoting bicycling as… Continue reading Friendly Gauntlet Thrown Down on County Trails!

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Three Great Ways to Enjoy Greater Green Bay’s “Fresh Coast”

 Beth Heller For this week’s snapshot, we’re looking at Green Bay from lake (and river) level.  You may have heard Green Bay’s Mayor, Jim Schmitt, joke that Green Bay isn’t on the East coast or the West Coast, it’s on the “Fresh Coast,”  where river and bay come together to create one of our community’s… Continue reading Three Great Ways to Enjoy Greater Green Bay’s “Fresh Coast”