Tag Archives: Pendarvis

A Celebration of Historic Preservation

The National Historic Preservation Act turns 50 years old this year. The impact of that Act on our lives in Mineral Point is undeniable. We were the first City in Wisconsin to be listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1971 … Continue reading

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Mineral Point: An Under-The-Radar Retreat

This weekend, Mineral Point, Wisconsin is proud to host these students and two faculty members  – Nick Lowe and Mark Jeffery — from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC).  They are here to meet local artists, research … Continue reading

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Tour the Driftless Region

Mineral Point is well-located as your base for exploring the Driftless Region of Southwest Wisconsin. It’s called “driftless” because it’s free from glacial “drift” – the rocks and residue left behind by retreating glaciers. The hilly, unglaciated Driftless Region is … Continue reading

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Weekend Events June 25-27, 2015

Here are this weekend’s events with links: Thursday, June 25th 6:30 pm – Listen to the Mineral Point City Band play and enjoy some ice cream and brats at Atrium Post Acute Care of Mineral Point (Formerly the Mineral Point … Continue reading

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Good Signs

 We start this post with BREAKING NEWS.  Check out the sign peeking through the window on the corner of High and Commerce. The sign on the former “Set in Stone” is legit and was put there by Anne and Bruce Palzkill. … Continue reading

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