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Great Times for Great Causes

What started with a few friends enjoying a Pig Roast at the Cedars III to now thousands enjoying Great Times for Great Causes throughout the year. You now know why I say, "You Can't Make This Stuff Up" all the time. I will share stories/history behind each one of our...

Shamrock Shenanigans-How did this start?

Another Mel Pig Tale...ok...Blog! On my mom's side, my great-grandparents were Patrick and Mary Agnes (Murray) Lynch. On my dad's side, my grandparents were Peter and Helen (Symth) Stanton. Each family immigrated from Roscommon and Mayo, Ireland, respectively. Growing...

The History of Mel’s Cribbage and Chili Event

Mel's First Blog! A little backstory. For those who do not know, in the summer of 1975, our family moved from Rocky River, Ohio (a suburb of Cleveland) to Green Bay, WI. It was also the year I began my freshman year at DePere Abbot Pennings High School. This would be...

Muscles for Mel’s 2023

24 hours of working out, many smiles, and yes a bit of sweat was found at DropOut Athletics when friends came together with our Friends of Mel's for this special day. Here is a note from Zach, yes he and his friends are amazing! Good afternoon Muscles for Mel's...

Mel’s Charities hosts its signature event

CEDARBURG - The 24th Mel’s Pig Roast was held this past Sunday at Cedars III in Cedarburg. The line stretches the length of the 6,000square-foot tent as visitors wait to sample the more than 450 pounds of pork, 700 pieces of chicken and eight turkeys prepared by...