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best place for

Eats & Drinks

All Around Restaurant 1st place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar 2nd place Ala Roma

Cake 1st place Bob & Bonnie’s Donuts & Cakes 2nd place Bryanna’s Bakery

Bakery 1st place Bob & Bonnie’s Donuts & Cakes 2nd place Festival Foods

Candy Store 1st place End of the Trail 2nd place Hughes Home Maid Chocolates, Ltd.

Bar Food 1st place Schmitty’s Oar House 2nd place Coliseum

Carryout 1st place Joe’s Fox Hut 2nd place Ala Roma

Breakfast 1st place Faros Family Restaurant 2nd place Rolling Meadows Family Restaurant

Chili 1st place Tucker’s 2nd place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar

Buffet 1st place Pizza Ranch Fond du Lac 2nd place Chinatown Kitchen

Chinese Food 1st place Chinatown Kitchen 2nd place Yummy Chinese Restaurant


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BEST place for eats & drinks • BEST place for eats & drinks Cookie 1st place Festival Foods 2nd place Bob & Bonnie’s Donuts & Cakes

Fish Fry 1st place Wendt’s on the Lake 2nd place Blanck’s Lake Aire Supper Club-FDL

cup of coffee 1st place Starbucks 2nd place Blue Goose

French Fries 1st place McDonald’s 2nd place Culver’s

Dessert 1st place Kelley Country Creamery 2nd place Gilles Frozen Custard

Fried Chicken 1st place Philly’s on 4th 2nd place KFC

Dinner under $10 1st place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar 2nd place Ala Roma

Frozen Custard/Ice Cream 1st place Kelley Country Creamery 2nd place Gilles Frozen Custard

Doughnuts 1st place Bob & Bonnie’s Donuts & Cakes 2nd place Festival Foods

Hamburger 1st place Culver’s 2nd place A&W continued on page 6 >>>

THANK YOU FOR VOTING US

Best Dessert & Best Custard/Ice Cream.

IT’S BEEN A PLEASURE SERVING YOU!

Thank You For The Support From The Blancks Family

Blancks Lake Aire Supper Club "Best Prime Rib" "Best Steak" "Best Salad Bar"

Blancks Supper Club "Best Supper Club"

Blanck’s Lake Aire Supper Club WI-5001694838

N8751 Lakeshore Drive • Fond du Lac

W5215 County Road B, Fond du Lac, WI 920.923.1715 • kelleycountrycreamery.com

920.921.8635 www.blancks.net

Blanck’s Supper Club “Where friends meet friends” W2655 County Road Q Malone

(920) 795-4484 www.blanckssupperclub.com WI-5001695938


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BEST place for eats & drinks • BEST place for eats & drinks Home Style Cooking 1st place Schreiner’s Restaurant 2nd place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar

Pizza 1st place Joe’s Fox Hut 2nd place Bob’s Pizza

Fast Food 1st place Culver’s 2nd place A&W

Place for Lunch 1st place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar 2nd place Friar Tuck’s

Italian Food 1st place Ala Roma 2nd place Gino’s Italian Restaurant

Prime Rib 1st place Blanck’s Lake Aire Supper Club-FDL 2nd place Sebastian’s Steak House

Kids Menu 1st place McDonald’s 2nd place A&W

Restaurant for the entire family 1st place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar 2nd place Blanck’s Lake Aire Supper Club-FDL

Mexican Food 1st place Mazatlan 2nd place Casa del Tequila

Restaurant for the Price 1st place Ala Roma 2nd place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar continued on page 8 >>>

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BEST place for eats & drinks • BEST place for eats & drinks Restaurant for the Service 1st place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar 2nd place Blanck’s Lake Aire Supper Club-FDL

Soup 1st place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar 2nd place Friar Tuck’s

Salad Bar 1st place Blanck’s Lake Aire Supper Club-FDL 2nd place Salty’s Seafood & Spirits

Sports Bar 1st place Coliseum 2nd place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar

Sandwich 1st place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar 2nd place Fat Joe’s Bar & Grill

Steak 1st place Blanck’s Lake Aire Supper Club-FDL 2nd place Sebastian’s Steak House

Seafood Market 1st place Festival Foods 2nd place Pick ‘n Save

Sub Shop 1st place Subway 2nd place Jimmy John’s

Seafood Restaurant 1st place Salty’s Seafood & Spirits 2nd place Wendt’s on the Lake

Supper Club 1st place Blanck’s Supper Club-Johnsburg 2nd place Cedar Lodge

     

    

          

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Entertainment

Bowling Alley 1st place Ledgeview Lanes 2nd place Elks Lodge

Happy Hour 1st place Main Exchange 2nd place Fat Joe’s Bar and Grill

Local Festival 1st place Walleye Weekend 2nd place Fondue Fest

Dance Floor 1st place Fat Joe’s Bar and Grill 2nd place Shut Up & Dance

Karaoke 1st place Pockets 2nd place Cool River Grill

Family Entertainment 1st place Fond du Lac Family YMCA 2nd place Fondy Sports Complex

Live theatre Show 1st place Fond du Lac Community Theatre 2nd place Fond du Lac High School

Movie Theatre 1st place Fond du Lac Movie Theater 2nd place Marcus Cinema

Golf Course 1st place Whispering Springs 2nd place Rolling Meadows Golf Course

Local Band 1st place Boogie and the Yo-Yo’s 2nd place Vic Ferrari

Place to Celebrate A Birthday (Adult) 1st place Schmitty’s Oar House 2nd place Trepanier’s Backyard Grill & Bar Place to Celebrate A Birthday (Child) 1st place Children’s Museum of Fond du Lac 2nd place Fond du Lac Family YMCA


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“Thank You For Your Support!”

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Limit one per person. Dine in only. Not valid during happy hours Expires 9/29/13

Happy Hour: Tues - Fri 3-6pm

Tommy J’s

920-795-4525 JOHN

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Thank you for voting us

BEST PLUMBER 2013!

Serving and supporting the Fond du Lac area for more than 30 years!

 920-921-1414 218 South Main Street

Thank you for voting me Fond du Lac’s

Best Dentist!

WI-5001694884

Fond du Lac, WI 54935 A special thanks to my friend and mentor, Dr. Mike Doyle R.I.P.

I have the most amazing patients & staff - Thank you!

336 Harbor View Drive – Fond du Lac - (920) 922-9400

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best

people Accountant 1st place Tim Marcoe 2nd place Jana Secord

Electrician 1st place Jake Schommer 2nd place Pat Schommer

Auto Mechanic 1st place Scott Holmes 2nd place Lee Hansen

Eye Doctor 1st place David Hammes 2nd place Brian Hammes

Auto Salesperson - New Cars 1st place Jeff Hopper 2nd place Pat Friedel

Family Doctor 1st place Douglas Fownes 2nd place Brenda Grass

Auto Salesperson - Used Cars 1st place Jeff Hopper 2nd place Pat Friedel

Florist 1st place Wood’s Floral & Gifts 2nd place Botanical’s Floral Studio

Caterers 1st place Eden Catering 2nd place Linstrom’s Catering

Insurance Agent 1st place Sam Meyer 2nd place Lyle Birschbach

Dentist 1st place Tim McBride 2nd place Tim Twohig

Lawyer 1st place Philip A Shepherd 2nd place Charles Averbeck


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Thank You Fond du Lac

BEST people • BEST people • BEST people • BEST people Nurse 1st place Jane Magina 2nd place Janet De Boer Plumber 1st place Ahern Gross 2nd place Strong’s Plumbing and Heating

for voting us Best Florist!

Printers 1st place Action Printing 2nd place Scott’s Discount Printing

We appreciate your business!

Radio Announcer 1st place Greg Owens 2nd place Murphy in the Morning Real Estate Agent 1st place Debra Heller 2nd place Brooke Boyle Volunteer 1st place Betty Trent 2nd place Jerry Schaefer

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ONE OF FDL’S “BEST CATERERS” 11 YEARS IN A ROW!



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Free Parking in Rear of the Store and on Main Street

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#1 Home Builder ROBERTS HOMES AND REAL ESTATE 2013 WINNER

BEST COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY - 2013 RUNNER UP BEST REAL ESTATE COMPANY - 2013 RUNNER UP

DEBRA HELLER

Jim Roberts

Debra Heller

Larry Schaefer

David Washkoviak

Sandra Colwin

Randy Martin

Brooke Boyle-Schneider

Cathy Berenz

Rose Schneider

Joan Wettstein

Pam Nolan

Dave Hesprich

Peggy Csiacsek

Jeff Alexander

Royce Edwards

Jeanne Kollman

Ryan Gutreuter

Mary Hammes

Larry Heller

Ron Horton

Christina Jones

Joyce Schaefer

Lisa Gressing

Bruce Meadows

2013 WINNER BEST REAL ESTATE AGENT BROOKE BOYLE-SCHNEIDER 2013 RUNNER UP BEST REAL ESTATE AGENT

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Thank You Fond du Lac F For voting us #1 BEST AUTO MECHANIC 5 years in a ROW!

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Software Systems

• Tune-Ups

Selection, Implementation and Support

• Oil Changes

Controller Services

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Monthly, Quarterly, Year End Payroll, or Special Projects

Services • Brake Repair

Training

• Tires

Accounting & Productivity Software

• Transmission Service

5 Years in a row!

Jana T. Secord, CPA LLC - CPA, CNT, MSIS

THANK YOU FOR VOTING US RUNNERUP FOR BEST PET STORE!

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...and much more!

FDL Boat Launch Permits

440 N. Brooke Street • Fond du Lac, WI 54935

920-322-9412

Open 7 days a week - year round

Victoria’s i i Pet Nutrition i i Center

Runner-Up For Best Bait & Tackle Shop in 2012

14 N. Main Street, FDL | (920) 923-1991

www.victoriasallnaturalpethealth.com

(920) 922-2011

DNR Licenses

Open Mon. - Sat. Visit our website for hours!

WI-5001693258

Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

SCOTT HOLMES, Owner 283 W. Pioneer Rd. Fond du Lac

LIVE BAIT, HOT TACKLE & COOL GIFT SHOP ICE, SNACKS & SODA

WI-5001680910

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Headquarters

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New Patients Welcome!

Call for an appointment today!

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Thank You for Voting us Best Bait & Tackle Shop & 258 North Main St Runner-Up for Best Sporting Fond du Lac Goods Shop!

920.922.0311

Stop in and see us for dutchstradingpost.com Monday 6 am - 6 pm Tues. - Fri. 6 am - 8 pm Sat & Sun 6am - 5pm

all of your hunting and fishing needs.

WI-5001693551

Congratulations Dr. David and Dr. Brian!



Outdoorsman

EYE CARE

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Thank you Fond du Lac for Voting us Best Place to Buy Cheese!

As a ThankYou for making us #1 bring this coupon in for a complementary adjustment and Cleaning Kit! ($4.99 value) Expires 10/31/13

We appreciate your patronage & look forward to serving you for many years to come!

FREE Polycarbonate Lenses With purchase of any frame for children under 18 ( Can’t be used with insurance plan) Expires 10/31/13

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best shopping Antiques 1st place The Plaid Squirrel 2nd place Ken’s Family Antiques

carpet store 1st place Twohig Flooring America 2nd place FloorQuest

Appliance Store 1st place Silica Appliance & Electronics 2nd place Ray’s TV and Appliance

Computer Store 1st place Best Buy 2nd place Staples

Arts & Crafts Store 1st place Jo-Ann Fabric & Crafts 2nd place Hobby Lobby

Consignment Store 1st place Cinderella’s Closet 2nd place St. Vincent De Paul

Bait & Tackle shop 1st place Dutch’s Trading Post 2nd place Fleet Farm

Convenience Stores 1st place Kwik Trip 2nd place Philly’s on 4th

Bridal 1st place Edith’s Bridal 2nd place David’s Bridal

Driving School 1st place Ries Driving School 2nd place Fond du Lac High School continued on page 18 >>>

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BEST shopping • BEST shopping • BEST shopping • BEST shopping Electronics Store 1st place Best Buy 2nd place Silica Appliance & Electronics

Jewelry Store 1st place C.W. Smith Jewelers 2nd place Krail Jewelry

Eye Wear Selection 1st place Family Focus Eye Care 2nd place Shopko Optical

Liquor/Wine 1st place Festival Foods 2nd place Cujak’s Wine Market

Furniture Store 1st place WG & R 2nd place Murray Furniture

Mattress Retailer 1st place WG & R 2nd place Verlo Mattress Factory

Grocery 1st place Festival Foods 2nd place Pick ‘n Save

Meat Market 1st place Eden Meat Market 2nd place Brandon Meats

Hardware Store 1st place Kitz & Pfeil True Value 2nd place Menards

Music Store 1st place Mike’s Music 2nd place Best Buy

Health Shop 1st place The Village Market 2nd place Agnesian Health Shoppe

Nursery (Lawn & Garden) 1st place Stuart’s Landscaping & Garden Center 2nd place Haentze Floral

Thanks to all who voted

Eden Meat Market

“Best Meat Market for 2013” Fresh-Cut Steaks & Chops, Home-Cured Hams & Bacon, Variety H of Sausages, Jerky & Bratwurst

Readers’ Choice Winner ‘03, ‘04, ‘05, ‘06, ‘07, ‘08, ‘09, ‘10, ‘11, ‘12, ‘13!

Eden Catering Thanks for Voting us Best Caterer for 2013!

OFFERING 3 TYPES OF SERVICE: Pick up - Delivery - Full Service No Order is too Large or Small!

WI-5001693972

OPEN MON-FRI 7am-6pm • SAT 7am-5pm 477-2711 • 115 E. Main Street, Eden

Minutes South of Fond du Lac • Check out our daily specials at www.edenmeat.com

115 E. Main St., Eden, WI • 920-477-2711 Check out our catering menu at: www.edenmeat.com


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KRAIL JEWELRY

BEST shopping • BEST shopping • BEST shopping • BEST shopping

A name you’ve trusted since 1922.

Party Supply Store 1st place 50-50 Factory Outlet 2nd place Dollar Tree

Thank You For Making Us Runner-Up For Best Jewelry Store

Pet Store 1st place PetSmart 2nd place Victoria’s Pet Nutrition Center Place for Hearing Assistance 1st place Agnesian HealthCare 2nd place Pickart Hearing Place to buy a Cellular Phone 1st place U.S. Cellular 2nd place Sprint Place to Buy a Motorcycle 1st place Open Road Harley Davidson 2nd place Pro MotorSports

Accredited Gem Lab

Celebrating Over 90 Years

Place to Buy a New Car 1st place Holiday Automotive 2nd place Bergstrom Automotive Place to buy a special gift 1st place Kristmas Kringle 2nd place C.W. Smith Jewelers Place to buy a used car 1st place Holiday Automotive 2nd place Holiday Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Place to buy cheese 1st place Baker Cheese 2nd place Widmer Cheese Cellars Pool/Spa shop 1st place Binner Pool and Spa 2nd place Zillges Spa, Landscape & Fireplace RV Store 1st place Schiek’s Camping Center 2nd place Merz RV Center Sporting Goods Shop 1st place Fleet Farm 2nd place Dutch’s Trading Post continued on page 20 >>>

105 North Main Street Downtown Fond du Lac

921-2475

Open Mon.-Thurs. 8-5, Fri. 8-8, Sat. 9:00-12:00, Sun. Closed

www.krailjewelry.com

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BEST shopping • BEST shopping • Thrift Store 1st place Goodwill 2nd place St. Vincent De Paul Tire Store 1st place Badger Tire 2nd place Matthew’s Tire Tuxedo Rental 1st place Edith’s Tuxedo Junction 2nd place Nedrebo’s Formal Wear Video Rental 1st place Family Video 2nd place Fond du Lac Public Library Window Replacement Company 1st place Wrightway Home Improvement 2nd place Window World

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Mark Feucht – Winner - Best Financial Advisor Feucht Financial Group – Runner-up - Best Tax Service

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Laura Whyms, Jake Harmsen, Jeremy Feucht, Mark Feucht, CFP, EA, Jeff Nielson, Chad Muehlbauer    

Tax, Financial & Retirement Planning Tax Preparation Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds Separately Managed & Institutional Accts



Life, Long-term Care Insurance & Annuities Estate & Trust Planning, Inheritances



401k Rollovers, IRA’s, Roth IRA’s



920-921-6288 WI-5001694836

www.feuchtfinancial.com • N6687 Wrightway Drive Fond du Lac, WI 54937 Securities and advisory services offered through NATIONAL PLANNING CORPORATION (NPC), Member FINRA/SIPC., a Registered Investment Advisor. Feucht Financial Group, L.L.C. and NPC are separate and unrelated companies

  

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Thank you for Voting us your #1 Best Carpet & Flooring Store! 2 Years Running!!

316 N. Rolling Meadows Dr., Fond du Lac (Corner of Hwys. 23 & 41) 920.922.6340 • www.twohigflooringamerica.com


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best services Assisted Living Facility 1st place St. Francis Home 2nd place Touchstone Living Center

Car Wash 1st place Jet Stream Car Wash 2nd place Korneli’s Prairie Mobil

Auto Body Shop 1st place Holiday Automotive 2nd place Scotty’s Auto Works

Chiropractic Clinic 1st place Bauer Chiropractic 2nd place Judkins Chiropractic

Auto Detail Shop 1st place Holiday Automotive 2nd place Olsen’s Auto Spa

Computer Repair/Service 1st place Best Buy 2nd place Milwaukee PC

Bank 1st place National Exchange Bank & Trust 2nd place American Bank

Construction Company (Commercial) 1st place C.D. Smith 2nd place Roberts Homes And Real Estate

Banquet/Reception Location 1st place Whispering Springs 2nd place Knights of Columbus Barber Shop 1st place The Barber Shop 2nd place Art the Barber Beauty Salon 1st place Looking Glass Styling Salon 2nd place The Classic Cut

Credit Union 1st place Marine Credit Union 2nd place Fond du Lac Credit Union Dance Studio 1st place Shut Up & Dance 2nd place Wempner’s School of Dance


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BEST services • BEST services • BEST services • BEST services Daycare Facility 1st place Fond du Lac Family YMCA Child Care Center 2nd place Camelot Children’s Center Dental Clinic 1st place Dental Associates 2nd place Twohig Family Dentistry DJ Services 1st place Record Entertainment 2nd place Matt’s DJ Service Dry Cleaners 1st place Georgetown Cleaners 2nd place Model Cleaners Employer 1st place Agnesian HealthCare 2nd place Holiday Automotive

Employment Agency 1st place Seek Inc 2nd place Manpower Financial Advisor 1st place Mark Feucht 2nd place Tim Marcoe Fitness Center 1st place Fond du Lac Family YMCA 2nd place Anytime Fitness Funeral Planner 1st place Uecker-Witt Funeral Home 2nd place Zacherl Funeral Home Graphic Sign Business 1st place Graphic Center 2nd place Flyway Signs Health Clinic 1st place Agnesian HealthCare 2nd place Aurora Health Care continued on page 25 >>>

Voted 1 of Fond du Lac’s Best Chiropractors 7 years in a row!

Jake Schommer Electric continued on page 28 >>>

Residential • Commercial • Industrial

Thank you Fond du Lac for voting us Best Electrician

It has been a pleasure treating the Fond du Lac community for the past 8 years and I look forward to working with new patients as well.” Thank You!

“I am very pleased and honored to have been voted

Andrew Judkins, D.C.

Providing personal service from start to finish.

State Certified Masters • Free Estimates 24 Hour Emergency Service

649 Fond du Lac Ave. Phone: 920-322-8700 Fax: 920-322-8701 www.judkinschiropractic.com WI-5001682263

WI-5001695980

920-921-4877 www.jakeschommerelectric.com


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“It has been my pleasure to serve the Fond du Lac community and surrounding area over the past 15 years.” “I am honored to have been voted Fond du Lac’s best Chiropractor. Thank You Fond du Lac!”

BAUER CHIROPRACTIC,

LLC

WI-5001696214

923-3322 • www.bauerchirofdl.com

Dr. Shayne Bauer

355 N. PETERS AVE. • FOND DU LAC, WI 54935

Thank you for voting us Best Window Replacement Company!

THANKYOU FOR VOTING US #1 "BEST VETERINARIAN" EXCEPTIONAL CARE FOR EXCEPTIONAL PETS

Call us for all your gutter, roofing, siding & window replacement needs. WI-5001693880

(920) 929-8999

N4415 Hwy 45, Eden, WI 53019 (920) 477-3003 Mon-Fri 8am-6pm, Sat 8am-3pm, Sun 11am-3pm

WI-5001682142

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BEST services • BEST services • BEST services • BEST services Heating/Air Conditioning 1st place Air Tech Heating 2nd place Fondy Heating and Cooling

Mason/Chimney Service 1st place Badger Masonry 2nd place David Wright Masonry

Home Improvement Store 1st place Menards 2nd place Kitz & Pfeil True Value

Massage 1st place The Renaissance Hair Salon & Day Spa 2nd place No Knots Therapeutic Massage

Homebuilder 1st place Roberts Homes and Real Estate 2nd place Steve Wirtz Construction

Monuments & Memorials 1st place Archie Monuments 2nd place Fond du lac Rock of Ages Memorial Co.

Insurance Company 1st place American Family Insurance 2nd place State Farm Insurance

Mortgage Company 1st place American Bank 2nd place National Exchange Bank & Trust

interrnet Provider 1st place Charter Communications 2nd place AT&T

Motel/Hotel 1st place Holiday Inn 2nd place Country Inn & Suites

Landscaping Company 1st place Stuart’s Landscaping & Garden Center 2nd place Rademann Stone and Landscape

Nail Salon 1st place Sisters Nail Salon 2nd place Happy Nails continued on page 27 >>>

All Faiths Welcomed!

IN S CO IDE NE MI ADW NG D SOITIO ON N !

Extraordinary Vacation Experiences Start rt Now! VACATION PACKAGES

GROUPS

LUXURY TRAVEL

Great Pre-Construction Discounts Now Available! Crypts, Niches, Graves, Monuments, Urns & More!

CALVARY CEMETERY & MAUSOLEUM CALL FOR A NO-OBLIGATION TOUR

For over 50 years, Fox World Travel has built a reputation for quality travel services and outstanding customer relationships. Consult a Local Travel Agent

WI-5001682146

& FREE INFORMATION FOLDER

686 Fond du Lac Ave. - Fond du Lac, WI Call Darlene 920-923-2202 * 920-517-3201

                         A non profit Christian Association of lot and crypt owners • www.calvarycemeteryfdl.com

www.GoFox.com

184 N Main St.- Fond du Lac 920-921-1395 11 Locations Statewide

WI-5001695410

Thank You

Fond du Lac for voting us

Best Travel Agency!


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BEST services • BEST services • BEST services • BEST services Nursing Home 1st place St. Francis Home 2nd place Fond du Lac Lutheran Home Oil Change 1st place Holiday Automotive 2nd place Scotty’s Auto Works

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Pharmacy 1st place Walgreens 2nd place Agnesian Pharmacy Photography Studio 1st place Gueller’s Photography 2nd place Ahrens Photography Picture Frame Shop 1st place Gallery & Frame Shop 2nd place Ahrens Photography Radio Station 1st place WFDL Sunny 97.7 2nd place B 104.7 Real Estate company 1st place Adashun Jones Real Estate 2nd place Roberts Homes and Real Estate Recovery/Rehab Center 1st place St. Francis Home 2nd place Back In Action Tanning Salon 1st place Electric Beach Tanning Salon 2nd place Classic Cut Tattoo Parlor 1st place Big Guns Tattoo 2nd place In Your Face Tattooz Tax Service 1st place Marcoe Tax Service 2nd place Feucht Financial Travel Services 1st place Fox World Travel 2nd place AAA Veterinarian Clinic 1st place Country Hills Pet Hospital 2nd place Eden and FDL Vet Clinic Weight Loss Center 1st place Fond du Lac Family YMCA 2nd place Weight Watchers

        

       


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American Bank

to service your mortgage needs and for selecting us as the areas Best Mortgage Company for the 2nd consecutive year. We are grateful for the recognition, and appreciate your business! Jim Chatterton, President

Chosen Best Mortgage Company

THANK YOU Fond du Lac for Voting Us...

Rita Keys

NMLS #507538

“Best Heating & Air Conditioning” 6 years in a Row

NMLS #638630

Peter Wettstein

NMLS #509447

Home of One-to-One Banking

www.ambank.com

(920) 924-6742 1305A Industrial Parkway Fond du Lac WI 54937 WI-5001681682

Kristine Schroeder

676 W. Johnson St. Fond du Lac,

WI-5001681692

920-922-9292

NMLS# 414651

505 Main St. Brownsville

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Voted 2013 #1 Real Estate Company!

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923-4433 adashunjones.com

IN A REAL EST

FRANK ADASHUN

TERRY HOLZ

WI-5001682392

Fond du Lac’s #1 Custom Home Builder

We appreciate your business over the past 27 years & look forward to growing with you for years to come! Oshkosh

Green Lake

922-8093

233-8186

748-5881

WI-5001696592

You will appreciate the experience, because we care about yyour ourr ssatisfaction! atisffaction! www.stuartslandscaping.com

JOANN LAURA KAY ELYSE ALBRECHT ANDREW BASTIAN BECKER

PAM DAN MARY COLETTE JENNIFER GAMBERINI GRIEPENTROG HIETPAS HILDEBRANDT EMMER

PAUL SUE MARY ELLEN PETERSON PRIVOZNIK RADEMANN

Thank You to our loyal customers for voting us Best Landscaping Company & Best Nursery!

Fond du Lac

JEFF JONES

BOB REED

TIM BELL

KEVIN JONES

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Fond du Lac’s Leading Real Estate Team 27 Consecutive Years! • More Agents • More Experience • More Properties SOLD

11TH ANNUAL

WINNER

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AMANDA CHERYL VALERIE SHARON CHRISTINE SHERYL JULIE BRAUN BROOKINS BUROS COLLIEN CRITES DEICH EDGARTON

SHARON KORNELI

JAN KRUG

BRENT LUCAS

THERESE SHARMAN MASSEY MOSER

CHRIS TOM CARLA PATTI BONNIE GAIL VICKI RENDERMAN SCHAEFER SCHARF-EWERT SCHEVE SCHWOERER SHARPE STEINHARDT

BRUCE MILLER

AMY TEIFKE

GLENN ELMER

MICHAELE LYNNETTE NIMMER PARISH

KELLY TWOHIG

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Marcoe Income Tax Service

1st Place for Best Tax Service 1st Place for Best Accountant Runner-up for Best Financial Advisor

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BEST GRAPHIC SIGN BUSINESS WI-5001695971

Tuck Pointing • Chimney Liners

A Solid Value

Complete Fireplace & Chimney Restoration

RESIDENTIAL - COMMERCIAL

Brick • Block • Stonework Repairs Thin Stone • Repair - Rebuild Steps Chimneys Repaired • Chimney Caps Chimney Cleaning • Foundations Repaired

LOCAL BUSINESS FOR 70 YEARS THREE GENERATIONS

FREE

Over 37 years experience Thank You Fond du Lac for your continued Votes 5 Years In a Row

920-921-7480

43 3rd St., Fond du Lac

for concrete & masonry

Estimates

In office year round for your convenience

WI-5001680944

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DAVID WRIGHT MASONRY

WI-5001682158

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Thank you for making us smile. Voted Readers’ Choice four straight years! A big thank you to each and every one of you for voting us Best Dental Clinic. You have voted us a winner or finalist for four straight years, and that truly makes us smile. Each day our passion is to provide you with the very best care, no matter what your dental health goals are. Because we understand that caring for you goes well beyond a dental procedure. Fond du Lac 920.924.9090 Proud Partner of the Green Bay Packers WI-5001695338

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