WHS Booster Club to host Paint the Town Red, White and Black dinner

  The Wilmot Union High School Booster Club is holding its annual Golf Outing on Saturday, May 19. This year the golf outing is followed by the Paint the Town Red White and Black Dinner Dance. Sponsors are still needed for the event (dinner/dance, drink cart and/or hole sponsors). Golf […]


County-wide hazardous waste collection set for May 5

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser has announced this year’s Household Hazardous Waste Program will be held May 5. “The Kenosha County Household Hazardous Waste Program is a free program and a great opportunity for County, non-city, residents to dispose of their household hazardous waste in an environmentally friendly way,” Kreuser […]


United Methodist Women plan rummage sale

The annual spring rummage sale of the Mount Hope United Methodist church will be held on Friday, April 27 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. and Saturday, April 28 from 9 a.m. until noon. Mount Hope church is located at 1015 W. Broadway Avenue in Pistakee Highlands, just north of […]


National Day of Prayer is May 3

The Westosha Baptist Church, 35300 Bassett Road, Highway F, is hosting the 61st National Day of prayer on Thursday, May 3, beginning at noon. Participants will gather around the flagpole by the Twin Lakes Village Hall, 108 E. Main Street. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be […]


Kick up your heels at the community dance Sunday afternoon

The Silver Lake American Legion and the Silver Lake Citizens for Growth will host a dance and music the second and fourth Sunday of every month, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Legion Hall, 307 N. Cogswell Drive. The American Legion will have food and beverages for purchase. The […]


Paddock Lake board approves contract for lawn care and nuisance abatement

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Paddock Lake village has contracted with Shawn Roberts Lawn and Tree Inc., to perform nuisance abatement services on those privately owned lands on an as needed basis and at the discretion of the village ordinance enforcement officer, Tim Popanda. Costs will be based on a […]


Town of Salem to host Heartsaver CRP/AED course

Town of Salem Fire Chief Mike Slover has announced the Town of Salem Fire/Rescue Department will be hosting an American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR/AED course on Thursday, May 17, at 6 p.m. at the Town of Salem Fire and Rescue Trevor Station/Highway Department located just off Highway C, at 11252 […]


Electronics pick up is May 19 in Paddock Lake

On Saturday, May 19, the Village of Paddock Lake will be accepting electronics (computers, telephones, printers, etc. and televisions) at no charge at the Village Hall parking lot located at 6969 – 236th Ave, Paddock Lake, between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. The village is also hosting the third annual […]


Twin Lakes hires new auditing firm

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Twin Lakes Administrator Dave Cox presented the Twin Lakes Village Board with proposals from four auditing firms at the April 16 board meeting. Twin Lakes has a policy requiring a change of auditors after five years. Previously that had been three years, but the last auditor, […]


Board says no to Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Twin Lakes Village Board was nearly unanimous is approving a resolution opposing the development of the Hackmatack Wildlife Refuge. Kevin Fitzgerald was the lone no vote. Trustee Aaron Karow asked, “Why is the U.S. Fish and Wildlife getting involved?” Village president Howard Skinner expressed concern that […]


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