Twin Lakes

Chamber to host annual scholarship dinner May 16

The Twin Lakes Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual scholarship dinner at Wilmot High School on Wednesday, May 16, to honor the 2012 scholarship recipients. Dinner will be prepared by the WHS culinary students. Social hour begins at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. The menu for the […]

 
 

Village-wide garage sale in Twin Lakes

The Twin Lakes Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual village-wide garage sale, May 18, 19 and 20. To have your sale listed on the Chamber’s website at no charge, stop in during regular business hours, at 349 E. Main St., Twin Lakes or call (262) 877-2220.  

 
 

Bingo fundraiser is May 18

A bingo fundraiser will be held Friday, May 18, at Wheatland Center School, 6606 388th Avenue, Burlington. Tickets are $12 and include: three Bingo cards, a raffle ticket, food and fun. Additional cards can be purchased for $2 each. Proceeds will go toward the purchase of two Adaptive Swing Sets […]

 
 

Looking for Little Miss Libertyfest

Things are hoping at the Twin Lakes Chamber of Commerce. First up is the annual all-village garage sale, set for May 18, 19 and 20. There is no charge to participate but if you would like your sale listed on the Chamber’s web site, call 877-2220. A paper list will […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

Mills project back on the table

This is an artist rendering of the proposed senior housing project that could be constructed on a vacant lot south of Dr. Dull’s office on Main Street in Twin Lakes.

  Salem project also gets green light   By Annette Newcomb Editor After being turned down last year, Stephen Mills of Bear Construction has received approval for a low-income housing tax credit in the amount of $299,908 to aid in the construction of a senior housing unit in Twin Lakes. […]

 
 

Community Library upcoming adult programs

      Community Library will be offering the following adult programs:       • Introduction to Computers: Learn how to use a mouse, organize folders, save and retrieve files, and print.           Monday, May 14, 24615 89th Street, Salem, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Registration required. Registration opens April 20. Call […]