Central parent/teacher conferences set for Thursday

  Central High School will be holding Parent-Teacher Conferences on Thursday, March 1, from 4 to 7 p.m. Conferences will take place in the gym and cafetorium. Student progress reports will be available at that time. Conferences will be on a first come/first serve basis. The Counseling Department will also […]


Voter ID: Say it, show it, sign it: What to expect at Tuesday’s polls

Now that Wisconsin voters are required to bring photo identification to the polls, the state Government Accountability Board, which oversees elections, is asking people to be prepared or risk getting turned away. The agency also reminds people to bring their patience in addition to their IDs, because next Tuesday’s primary […]


VITA program offers free tax help

United Way of Kenosha County, in partnership with Carthage College, the Kenosha County Job Center and Guaranty Bank, are excited to announce the return of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) for 2012. The VITA Program offers free tax help for low- to moderate-income (generally, $49,000 and below) individuals […]


SEED program offers marketing opportunities

Are you farming in southeast Wisconsin and looking for new or alternative markets for your farm products?   Perhaps you are looking to expand your business and are in need of new sales opportunities. SEED (Sustainable, Edible, Economic Development) in Kenosha and Racine Counties is offering the Opportunities in Marketing to […]


Landscaping for Birds offered March 3

Learn to increase the number and variety of birds that will inhabit your backyard in the “Landscaping for Birds” workshop from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 3, at the Kenosha Public Museum, 5500 First Avenue, Kenosha.       Mariette Nowak will share how to create a natural habitat and […]


St. Al’s fish boil set for March 9, 23

St. Alphonsus Church, 6301 344th Avenue, New Munster, is hosting a fish boil from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 9 and March 23 in the Parish Center. All you can eat boiled fish, potatoes, onions, carrots, coleslaw, dessert, milk and coffee. Grilled cheese sandwiches available.       Advanced tickets available […]


Lenten fish fry offered by st. John the Baptist parish

St. John the Baptist Parish, 1501 172 Avenue (Highway D and 142) in Paris, is hosting its annual Lenten Fish Fry on Friday, Feb. 24, from 4 to 7:30 p.m. in St. John’s Holy Cross Hall. Both baked and fried fish will be available.       Cost is $9.50 for adults; children […]


Protected: Falls Prevention workshop delayed to March 27

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Chili cook-off is Sunday

Salem United Methodist Church, 25130 85th Street, Salem, is hosting a chili cook-off on Sunday, Feb. 19, beginning at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $5 for adults, donation of canned goods for children, all proceeds to go to the Sharing Center. Vote for your favorite chili. Cooks are needed to share […]


Salem voters will have busy primary Feb. 21

By Annette Newcomb, Editor Town of Salem voters will be asked to vote for two out of a field of five candidates who are running for a two year term on the Town of Salem Board during next Tuesdays spring primary election. Of the five candidates who filed nomination papers, […]


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