After several years of trying to thicken the lawn under our maples without success, I tried a new tactic this weekend. I rented a seed slitter.
Summary: No Wisconsin community has a ban on plastic bags, and a new state law assures none will.
The subject of outdoor burning and burning pots in Janesville has come up repeatedly in Sound Off recently. Here are city rules.
Walk around Janesville, and it won't take you long to find sidewalks in need of repairs.
I got another good impression of what it means to be “up north” this weekend. It had little to do with a historic bridge slated for removal on Highway 51.