Climbing the Culinary Ladder

Outstanding in the Field puts peninsula in acclaimed company By Myles Dannhausen Jr. write the author July 25, 2014 Outstanding in the Field, the pioneering farm dinner series that has toured the country for 15 years, adds Door County to its itinerary Aug. 3. Jim Denevan and his crew of eight table-setters will take their 1953 Flxible bus to Waseda Farms in Baileys Harbor to serve a table of 140. For 15 years Denevan has paired the nation’s most acclaimed chefs with the farms where Continue reading →

Preservation & Re-purposing at Horseshoe Bay

The Door County Community Foundation recently awarded the Egg Harbor Historical Society grants from the Historic Preservation Fund and The Clifford & Clara Herlache Heritage Foundation to support the development of a master plan to determine what is needed to preserve and re-purpose the Horseshoe Bay Farms structures. The Master Plan will identify the steps needed to maintain the existing structures, determine placement of the Egg Harbor Historical Society office within one of the buildings, establish uses of the property that will foster the telling Continue reading →

Birding in Door County

Tips for a Budding Birder Roy Lukes discusses birding in Door County By Myles Dannhausen Jr. write the author Door County’s boast three official Bird Cities. Photo by Len Villano. May 02, 2014 When it comes to birding in Door County, there is no person better versed and passionate than Peninsula Pulse columnist and author Roy Lukes, who has been teaching, writing about, and photographing birds on the Door Peninsula for 50 years. Myles Dannhausen Jr. caught up with Roy for a few bits of Continue reading →

Check out why Egg Harbor’s Beach is one of the best in Wisconsin

The sun is out, the temperatures are warming up – it’s time to start thinking beaches. There are many unique and diverse coastal beaches found in every county along Lake Michigan and Lake Superior. Bring your friends and family, feel the sand between your toes, the sun on your face and embrace these beautiful places with open arms. Last summer the Village of Egg Harbor, along with several other great lakes beach communities and the Wisconsin Coastal Management Program participated in the production of an Continue reading →