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Dean Proctor's front yard with installations featuring historical information.

Lakeland Avenue resident has a trove of info in yard

June 12, 2024

Dean Proctor has created an installation in front of his house offering historical documents that paints a picture of what life used to be like in the neighborhood.

Eastside News Stories, Neighborhood News

Spotlight on two graduating Goodman teens

June 6, 2024

A pair of high schoolers, Madison La Follette’s Kiara Lillie and Madison East’s Lydia Olson, who have been longtime, dedicated participants graduate June 8

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, TEENworks, Teens

In the 1940s, East Side News promoted wartime community

May 22, 2024

It’s interesting to note how World War II made an impact on the homefront and the publication.

Eastside News Stories, Eastside News Centennial

Antoine Manning has been named the new football coach for Madison East High School.

East High School football has new head coach

May 21, 2024

Antoine Manning is East High's new coach, replacing Jeremy Thornton.

Eastside News Stories, Community Stories

Goodman’s 2024 LOFT HBCU trip was memorable

May 15, 2024

The tour was not just about academics — it celebrated culture and tradition, and a deep appreciation for Black heritage.

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, Teens

Older adult Culture Club has deep conversations and discussions on topics of human interest

May 9, 2024

The group discusses issues related to history, art, philosophy, social problems, religion, music and habits/behaviors weekly.

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories

Food insecurity is at an all-time high — and getting higher

April 30, 2024

Goodman’s food pantry is not immune — it’s busier than ever. This trend also challenges other area food pantries’ ability to keep shelves stocked.

Volunteers, Eastside News Stories, Fritz Food Pantry, Ways to Give

East Side News Celebrates Its Thirteenth Birthday

April 19, 2024

From the archives: Article from December, 1937 issue 

Eastside News Stories, Eastside News Centennial

What is your plan for retirement?

The emotional impact retirement can cause

April 1, 2024

Retirement can be an exciting time. However, when the reality arrives, one can feel anxious by the loss of routine and direction in life

Older Adults, Eastside News Stories