GREEN BAY - The city is adding 28 'Little Free Libraries' thanks to a grant.
Twenty-eight Little Libraries will be placed throughout Green Bay by spring 2014 with the first sixteen being installed as of today. The other dozen will open in spring.
The city received a $25,000 grant from WalMart to help fund the project.
The locations opening now are:
Beaver Dam Park/MacArthur Elementary School
Church of Divine Temple
City of Green Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Fritsch Neighborhood Association
Fisk Park Neighborhood Association
Mather Heights Park
St. James Park
St. Phillip Park
Schmidt Park Neighborhood Association
Starlite Neighborhood Association (East River Trial Gazebo)
Unified South Broadway Neighborhood Association
The locations opening in spring are:
Downtown Neighborhood Association
Olde North Crossing Neighborhood Association
Red Smith Park
VT Pride Park
2 other areas TBD
After almost 80 years, a piece of naval history is on its way home. A model of the Japanese luxury liner Hikawa Maru is being packed up in Manitowoc and returned to Japan.
Visitors to Green Bay's Neville Public Museum will soon see hours slashed. The county-owned attraction is cutting access starting the first of the year.
An 11-foot-long model of the Japanese passenger liner Hikawa Maru is being sent back to Japan after 34 years at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum in Manitowoc.
Area volunteers are making a difference in the community this holiday season. At this time of the year, many people are looking for ways to help their neighbors. The Salvation Army is one of the many places where you can do just that.
For the second year in a row, St. Norbert College could house overflow of homeless people from the St. John the Evangelist shelter in Green Bay.
A memorial fund has been created for a Grand Chute firefighter killed in a weekend car crash.