Think boatloads of immigrants on Turkey Day

By Lara/Trace After the speech on immigration by Obama, I decided it’s time you and I confess some of us are descendents of immigrants! So I decided to google: My (adopted) grandmother Romaine Baert immigrated from Belgium as a child. She and her brother Emil arrived at Ellis Island in New York City (circa 1900). […]

wisconsin has quite an impressive list!

Art and literature Alter Esselin E. Gary Gygax Ron Kovic Georgia O’Keeffe Laura Ingalls Wilder Oprah Winfrey Frank Lloyd Wright Kevin J. Anderson (1962–), writer (Racine) Rasmus B. Anderson (1846–1936), author, professor, and historian (Albion) Walter Annenberg (1908–2002), creator of TV Guide and Seventeen (Milwaukee) Antler (born 1946), poet (Wauwatosa) Ruth Ball (1879–1960), sculptor (Madison) […]