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The Nutcracker, Santa at the Mall, Glitter Dance Parties & More

The holiday season is upon us and Wausau has a host of festivities that are sure to put you in the spirit.  Click here for details on The Nutcracker at the Grand, the annual Holiday parade and tree lighting, Glitter dance parties, free “birth to 3″ playgroups on Thursday mornings and more.

2018-11-27T12:56:54+00:00 November 27th, 2018|News & Features|0 Comments

CI Pediatric Therapy Centers Joins the Third Street Community

Compass Properties and the Third Street Lifestyle Center are pleased to welcome CI Pediatric Therapy Center to Wausau and our downtown community.  This is a Wisconsin based company that started in 2006 with a single speech pathologist and office in Madison and has grown to a staff of more than 100 professionals in eight communities. CI offers a full range of services, including speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, social groups and specialty therapy groups.  It's state-of-the-art facilities feature ample and relaxed waiting areas, functional kitchen space, large gym areas and therapy rooms furnished with sensory equipment, ball pits and swings that can be tailored to individual and group needs. CI celebrated the opening of its clinic in The Third Street LifeStyle Center on Nov. 6 with a ribbon cutting ceremony,  sponsored by the Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce CI Pediatric Therapy Wausau clinic is located in Suite 305, 300 [...]

2018-11-10T02:32:10+00:00 November 10th, 2018|News & Features|0 Comments

So, What About Downtown Wausau’s Colorful Umbrellas?

During late Summer and early Fall,  hundreds of umbrellas form a colorful canopy over 3rd Street in downtown Wausau, giving pedestrians some nice shade and something unique above them to see and photograph.  The popular umbrellas, which now are a prominent part of the Third Street Lifestyle Center logo, were the brainchild of Compass Properties’ Mark Craig.  Mark was inspired by the colorful floating umbrellas that bathe the streets of Agueda, Portugal during its annual Agueda Festival each summer .  He thought a display based on the idea might work for downtown Wausau. Compass Properties enlisted the help of Rob Eriksen of Wausau Canvas Company and Liz Field of the Downtown Wausau River District to create plans for the umbrella display, back in the summer of 2015.  Once the umbrellas were ordered, Ericksen helped connect each umbrella to a wire canopy, which the city of Wausau installed to hang [...]

2018-08-28T12:27:55+00:00 August 28th, 2018|News & Features|0 Comments

Hmong Fest, Fair Fever & Our New Events Calendar

Check out our latest issue of Heard On Third for news on the upcoming Hmong Fest,  info on the popular Wisconsin Valley Fair and our new events calendar to keep you up to date on all the exciting events happening in the Wausau area! Click here to find out more.

2018-07-11T11:57:32+00:00 July 11th, 2018|News & Features|0 Comments