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‘Silver Lake…Every Season an Adventure’

Winning motto selected in village’s Beautification Committee contest By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Dorothy Wold submitted the winning motto entry in the Silver Lake Village Beautification Committee contest. Her entry, “Silver Lake…Every Season an Adventure” was one of 56 entries. Joanne Magio, a committee member, said the entries were “…all creative, […]

 
 

Two area teachers killed in motorcycle crash

Two area teachers killed in motorcycle crash

By Annette Newcomb Editor Two area high schools are reeling from the tragic deaths of teachers David and Kristin Novaez, who were killed Sunday afternoon when their motorcycle struck a sport utility vehicle that reportedly pulled out in front of them. David Novaez, 48, had been the German teacher at […]

 
 

Richmond Fire District pig roast to benefit proposed museum

By Gregory Harutunian Correspondent Plans for a museum and a garage to house two antique fire engines will be moved forward with a benefit pig roast and open house set for Sunday, Oct. 9 by the Richmond Township Fire Protection District. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 4 […]

 
 

Measure twice, cut once

Measure twice, cut once

Jose Atilano of Breezy Hill Nursery measures decorative brick for a new retaining wall on Main Street in Twin Lakes. The wall was removed during last year’s Main Street renovations. (Photo by Annette Newcomb)

 
 

No, no, no…Yes, that one!

No, no, no…Yes, that one!

During the annual Celebration in the Park at Johnsburg Oct. 1, Hunter Carley, 3, of Johnsburg concentrates on choosing the perfect duck. (Photo by Earlene Frederick)

 
 

Moms get in the homecoming spirit

Moms get in the homecoming spirit

Mothers of Westosha Central football players get in on the homecoming fun last week with their own float in the annual parade.(Photo by Earlene Frederick)

 
 

Leading the way

Leading the way

A Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department squad leads the way as the annual tractor parade creeps along Highway 50 to Westosha Central High School the morning of Sept. 28. The traditional show of mammoth farm equipment is part of the Falcon’s homecoming celebration. The tractors were parked in the VIP section […]

 
 

Trustees holster firearms discussion for future meeting

By Annette Newcomb Editor How the Village of Twin Lakes will handle open and concealed firearms on village property and at community events was put on hold Monday night to garner more information. Wisconsin is among states which allow citizens to openly carry firearms and as of Nov. 1, carrying […]

 
 

Burglars strike in Randall

By Annette Newcomb Editor The Knolls Subdivision in Randall has experienced four residential burglaries in recent weeks. According to Sgt. Bill Beth of the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, all four houses were located right next to each other. There are also several other homes on the west end of the […]

 
 

DOT moving forward on Highway 50 plans

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Department of Transportation officials met with representatives from the Village of Paddock Lake and Central High School late last month to discuss design plans for the rebuilding of Highway 50 in the village. Central High School District Administrator Dr. Scott Pierce explained that there are two […]