Twin Lakes

Village to be transformed into Winter Wonderland Dec. 3

The Twin Lakes Chamber of Commerce will host its fourth annual Trees on Parade and Holiday Light Parade Friday, Dec. 2 and 3. The Trees on Parade and Holiday Shopping 2011 will open at Friday, Dec. 2, at Rumpole’s Banquet Hall, 352 E. Main St., Twin Lakes, from 4 to […]


Senior Menu has something for everyone!

The Kenosha County Senior Dining Program hosts a nutrition program for older adults at noon, Monday through Friday, at the American Legion, 989 Legion Drive in Twin Lakes. On some days, programs are scheduled and are noted below. Activities are offered daily from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and include […]


Twin Lakes skate park has shot at $25,000 grant, with your help

By Annette Newcomb Editor A $25,000 Pepsi Grant is within reach of Twin Lakes residents, and all you have to do to win it is vote once a day through the entire month of November. The funds would be used to purchase new equipment for the skate park that once […]


Twin Lakes recycling center open until Nov. 27

  The Twin Lakes yard waste drop off center (Recycle Center) located at Burlington Avenue and Industrial Drive, will be open Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.  and Sundays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Sunday, Nov. 27, weather permitting. No commercial dumping is […]


Westosha Community Senior Center chili blast is Saturday

Chili will be served on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Westosha Community Senior Center located at 19200  93rd St. in Bristol,       It is an “all you can eat” meal of chili and condiments.  Dessert will also be served. Donation is $7 for adults; […]


Wilmot Artisan Market to be open Saturday

Wilmot Artisan Market is hosting an event on Nov. 13 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. to help support local artists. Wilmot Artisan Market is a full service art gallery, selling and presenting to help establish careers of our artists and other avenues of their business, while giving them the […]


Twin Lakes Police Reports

Oct. 21 Assist citizen       • at midnight, a complainant called saying there was an older man trying to drive while intoxicated at a bar and restaurant on Lance Drive. The driver backed into the business sign. When officers arrived, they drove the subject home and gave his keys to […]


Festival of Lights to begin Dec. 2

The Festival of Lights 2011 will kickoff the start of the holiday season at the La Salette Shrine, at 10330 336th Avenue, Highway KD in Twin Lakes on Friday, Dec. 2. A lighting ceremony will be held at 6 p.m. to official start the Festival of Lights. The event will […]


Concealed carry will be allowed on village property

By Annette Newcomb Editor Residents who have a state-issued concealed carry permit will not be prohibited from bringing registered firearms into any Twin Lakes municipal building. Monday night members of the Twin Lakes Village Board continued a discussion that began well before Nov. 1, when Wisconsin Act 35 went into […]


It happens every fall

Beaver dams like this one on Nippersink Creek near Twin Lakes Road have cause flooding in the area this fall.

Busy beavers dam up Nippersink Creek, flood cornfields By Annette Newcomb Editor Anyone driving on Twin Lakes Road over the past several weeks may have noticed the water level of the Nippersink Creek has become alarmingly high in recent weeks. According to Town of Bloomfield Highway Department Supervisor Fed Klabunde, […]


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