Lake Geneva getaway packs in food, fun, magic and adventure

Published June 10, 2016

Less than an hour from Milwaukee, Lake Geneva is a beautiful vacation destination for a day trip, weekend getaway or full-on family vacation. Whether you're on water or land, there is plenty to do and see in this quaint and historic resort town.


Take your kid on a pirate cruise

Published Aug. 17, 2009

Last Halloween, The Edelweiss introduced a new concept: a family-friendly cruise with a "Pirates of the Caribbean" theme. Because the cruise was a success, it's now offered regularly throughout the summer and fall. The next cruise is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 22 at 11 a.m.


"Girl Next Door" is little more than "Risky Business" redux

Published April 11, 2004

Sure this is a "Risky Business" retread, but there are also some truly funny moments laced throughout a script that is, for the most part, a connect-the-dots version of the film that made Tom Cruise a superstar.