Door County community news from the Peninsula Pulse. Find information about health programs, fundraisers, announcements, and more to keep you in the loop in your community.

  • Northern Door Sports

    GIBRALTAR VARSITY ATHLETICS • Gibraltar Boys Basketball Nov. 24, vs. St. Thomas Aquinas, 7 pm • Gibraltar Girls Basketball Nov. 27, Viking Invitational, 6 pm Nov.

  • Nor Door Football Finishes Undefeated

    The Nor Door 7th and 8th grade football team went undefeated for the second straight season. The team defeated Oshkosh Lourdes, Kewaunee, Southern Door, Algoma, Sturgeon Bay and Sevastopol.

  • Half Marathon Registration Opens Sunday, November 1

    Registration for the third annual Door County Half Marathon and Nicolet Bay 5k, a run in Peninsula State Park, opens Sunday, Nov. 1. The May 1, 2010 race has been capped at 1,200 participants for the Half Marathon and 400 for the 5k after attracting over 1,000 registrants in 2009.

  • Carolyn Smith Wins Fall 50

    Carolyn Smith won the Fall 50 on Oct. 24 with a time of 6:19:59. Second-place finisher John Storkamp finished a little under 10 minutes behind her with a time of 6:29:08.

  • Door County Broomball Coming Soon

    The Door County Broomball League season is fast approaching, and organizers want to hear from new people interested in playing or organizing a new team.

  • Support Group Listings

    Alcoholics Anonymous & Al-Anon 800.746.0901 or 920.746.0900 The local chapter offers 20 meetings throughout the week at various times and locations throughout Door & Kewaunee Counties.

  • Veterans’ Needs Considered

    (Right) Norman Kiehnau, Commander of VFW Post 3088 of Sturgeon Bay, recently presented a check of $1,000 to Joseph Heilman, Chairman of the Door County Veterans Service Council.

  • Tavern League Makes a Donation

    Pat Cuculi (center) representing Door County Tavern League presented Hugh Levoy (left) and Don Domencich (right) from the Boys & Girls Club of Door County with a check for $250.

  • Friends of Peninsula State Park Fight Invasive Species

    Members of the Friends of Peninsula State Park gathered this fall to continue their fight against the spread of Eurasian Honeysuckle. Last year, Superintendent Tom Blackwood asked the Friends of Peninsula State Park to remove invasive Eurasian Honeysuckle along Shore Road back as far as the bike path beginning at the Eagle Bluff Lighthouse and continuing around to Nicolet Bay.

  • Gibraltar, Sevastopol Athletics Shine

    Gibraltar/ Sevastopol Soccer Just Misses State Birth The Gibraltar/Sevastopol soccer team came up one overtime short of its first trip to the state tournament.

  • Health Care Reform Update Oct. 24

    Door County residents have an opportunity to hear more about the “Current Status of Health Care Reform.” The League of Women Voters of Door County (LWVDC) invites you to join them as Melanie Ramey, President, Wisconsin League of Women Voters, and Director, HOPE of Wisconsin (The Hospice Organization and Palliative Experts of Wisconsin) provides an update for anyone with an interest in the current status of the Health Care Reform bills in Congress.

  • Punt, Pass and Kick Winners Announced

    Seven young local footballers qualified to move on to the sectional competition in the Punt, Pass and Kick contest held Sept. 27 by the Sturgeon Bay Jaycees.

  • Upcoming Sports

    GIBRALTAR VARSITY ATHLETICS • Gibraltar/ Sevastopol Soccer • Oct. 22 potential WIAA Sectional Game in Baileys Harbor, 4 pm • Football Oct. 16 @ Manitowoc Roncalli, 7pm Oct.

  • Community Quick Notes for Oct. 9 – 16

    • The Jim Larsen Boys & Girls Club of Door County has announced plans to host a celebrity golf outing to be held at the Horseshoe Bay Golf Club next June 14, 2010.

  • History Buffs Create Egg Harbor Historical Society

    Egg Harbor has formed its own historical society. The Egg Harbor Historical Society will hold its first membership meeting Oct. 22, at 6:30 pm at the Bertschinger Community Center to ratify Articles of Incorporation, elect officers and directors, and initiate a fund raising program.

  • Local Support Groups

    The following list of resource was compiled from the Peninsula Pulse’s events calendar. For future inclusion on this list of Door County support groups please email [email protected]

  • Sports Schedules

    GIBRALTAR VARSITY ATHLETICS • Gibraltar/ Sevastopol Soccer Oct. 13 Regional Game 1, TBA • Football Oct. 9 vs. Algoma, 7pm* Oct. 16 @ Manitowoc Roncalli, 7pm • Cross Country Oct.

  • Oct. 2 – 9

    • During the months of May, June and July 2009, Door County residents saved more on their prescriptions using the FamilyWize Prescription Drug Discount Card than residents in any other participating county in Wisconsin.

  • Non-Profit Profile: FISC

    Founded in 1994, FISC is a community organization that helps families and individuals improve the quality of their lives through the teaching and application of sound financial principles.

  • Coordinated Community Response

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. First legislated in 1989 by the U.S. Congress, it serves to heighten awareness of battered adults and their children.