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Gnomes and more gnomes!

GNOMES INVADE NORTHWOODS HOME AND GIFT

Gnomes, known as nisse, tomte or tomtenisse (depending on which Scandinavian country you’re referencing) are mythological creatures from Nordic Folklore and today are typically associated with the winter solstice and Christmas season.  They’re small creatures (no taller than 35 inches), have a long white beard, and wear a conical or knit cap. I can’t get […]

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Where were you August 2nd?

August 2nd, 2016 marks the one year anniversary of the worst storm our area has seen in at least 90 years.  That statement according to my neighbor Leonard Thorson who turns 90 this year. Big Glen Lake resident and friend, Charlie Wallace captured much of the storm as it swept into the area on August 2, […]

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Classic Car Cruise Night

Join classic car enthusiasts every Thursday night at 7 PM at Northwoods Hardware. A great evening of peeking under hoods, examining interiors, engines, detail work and tires!  If you’ve got a “classic” or unique vehicle . . . join others in the “line”!  If you’re just interested in looking, come on by and talk to the knowledgeable enthusiasts. A […]

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