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Marina I. Jokic

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Enjoy the Lazy Days of Summer with Wingra Boats at Camp Wingra Enjoy the Lazy Days of Summer with Wingra Boats at Camp Wingra

By Marina I. Jokic

Wingra Boats, a sailing and canoe club, can trace its history back to 1953 when it opened its doors as a boat livery. With an arsenal of sailboats, row boats, canoes, and kayaks, Wingra Boats and its two other sister locations are a premier water sport vendor.

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Breezeway Bubbles Scuba is Your Ticket to the Best in Tropical Diving Spots Breezeway Bubbles Scuba is Your Ticket to the Best in Tropical Diving Spots

By Marina I. Jokic

For over 25 years, Breezeway Bubbles Scuba in Madison, Wisconsin has been organizing group diving trips to various prime tropical destinations.

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Rustic Charm and Refined Taste Meet at Kilbuck Creek Rustic Charm and Refined Taste Meet at Kilbuck Creek

By Marina I. Jokic

Secluded amidst 200 acres of pristine forest in Monroe Center, Illinois, Kilbuck Creek is an exclusive retreat that hosts wedding parties, company outings, and family reunions among many other kinds of groups. A pristine escape, Kilbuck is designed to renew and replenish the soul.

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Bonham Theatre and Video: A Historic Cinema with a Contemporary Selection Bonham Theatre and Video: A Historic Cinema with a Contemporary Selection

By Marina I. Jokic

Bonham Theatre and Video in Prairie Du Sac, Wisconsin made its debut in the 1920's when silent movies with live musical accompaniment were all the rage. The current owner, Connie Henry, purchased the theater in 2000 and has helped it thrive as a community landmark.

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Let Sanctuary Spa Transform You from Head to Toe Let Sanctuary Spa Transform You from Head to Toe

By Marina I. Jokic

If you are after a complete beauty makeover, Sanctuary Spa holds the key. A full service Aveda spa, Sanctuary can get you into tip-top shape.

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Discover Your Fitness Potential at Pilates Central of Madison Discover Your Fitness Potential at Pilates Central of Madison

By Marina I. Jokic

Specializing in Pilates as well as barre, yoga, and more recently, massage therapy, owner and personal trainer Vanessa Washicheck wants her students to unplug and unwind during her classes, letting the stress and anxieties of their day melt away.

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Bartender 608: Mixing and Serving Delicious Drinks Since 2007 Bartender 608: Mixing and Serving Delicious Drinks Since 2007

By Marina I. Jokic

The staff at Bartender 608 Intoxicologists & Cocktail Caterers take the edge off planning your next company party, wedding reception, tasting, or whatever else you might want to pull together. Based in Madison, Wisconsin, Bartender 608 is one of the premier alcoholic caterers in the Midwest.

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Learning and Worshipping in the Catholic Tradition at Blessed Sacrament Church and School Learning and Worshipping in the Catholic Tradition at Blessed Sacrament Church and School

By Marina I. Jokic

A parish staffed by Dominicans since 1922 and a school since 1924, Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Madison, Wisconsin has been engaged in community service, teaching, and discipleship, and has positively transformed the lives of local residents in many ways.

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Entrust Your Electrical Needs to Scott Kiel Electric Entrust Your Electrical Needs to Scott Kiel Electric

By Marina I. Jokic

Scott Kiel Electric is a small electrical contractor shop in Madison, Wisconsin that specializes in residential projects as well as business installations.

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Exploring the History and Good Wine of the Northleaf Winery Exploring the History and Good Wine of the Northleaf Winery

By Marina I. Jokic

Northleaf Winery in Milton, Wisconsin officially opened shop in February, 2009, but the history of the land goes back to 1844 when Scottish immigrants first settled there.

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Grampa's Pizzeria Brings Unbeatable Italian Fare to Madison Grampa's Pizzeria Brings Unbeatable Italian Fare to Madison

By Marina I. Jokic

Inspired by his grandfather's pizza dough and sauce recipes, Gilbert Altschul opened Grampa's Pizzeria in 2013, parlaying his homemade creations into a successful enterprise.

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Coffee, Drinks, Food and Entertainment at Monona Bay's Lakeside St. Coffee House Coffee, Drinks, Food and Entertainment at Monona Bay's Lakeside St. Coffee House

By Marina I. Jokic

Lakeside St. Coffee House in Madison, Wisconsin is a quaint café nestled in the outskirts of the city and on the shore of Lake Waubesa.

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North Central Group Works Their Hardest to Create the Perfect Hotel Experience North Central Group Works Their Hardest to Create the Perfect Hotel Experience

By Marina I. Jokic

Headquartered in Middleton, Wisconsin, North Central Group is one of the prominent hotel management and development companies in North America.

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Learn From the Best in Firearm Use and Safety Training at Beloit Rifle Club Learn From the Best in Firearm Use and Safety Training at Beloit Rifle Club

By Marina I. Jokic

Chartered in 1925 and spread over 60 acres, the Beloit Rifle Club in Beloit, Wisconsin has become one of the most well regarded organizations of its kind with 1030 members. Featuring indoor and outdoor ranges as well as a field for archery, the club attracts guests even from other states.

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Driving Social Change at the Rotary Club of Beloit Driving Social Change at the Rotary Club of Beloit

By Marina I. Jokic

The Beloit Rotary Club in Beloit, Wisconsin has been an integral part of the local community since its founding in 1919. Until the 1980's, the club largely supported local charities through financial donations such as its support for eradicating polio, for example.

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Madison's Premier Entertainment Company Lets Wedding Guests Dance to Their Own Tune Madison's Premier Entertainment Company Lets Wedding Guests Dance to Their Own Tune

By Marina I. Jokic

Consistently voted one of the top 150 entertainment companies in the U.S. by Modern Bride magazine, Juke Box Bandstand in Madison, Wisconsin is a family-owned and operated business with over thirty years of experience in the entertainment industry.

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Enjoy Local Bands and Beers at Madison's Frequency Enjoy Local Bands and Beers at Madison's Frequency

By Marina I. Jokic

Frequency feels very intimate and makes for a uniquely personalized experience. They also serve a generous selection of Wisconsin beer, cocktails, and Emil's pizza throughout the night.

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