Paddock Lake-Salem

Bristol Grade prepares for the future

District reviews building needs By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent About 60 community residents, including staff and school board members, gathered together in the Bristol Grade School gym to explore the district’s future on May 21. The exploration includes reviewing the building’s long-term needs. Last February, the board hired EUA, and architect […]

 
 

Central’s Gere to go on tour

Central’s Gere to go on tour

Senior joins Kids from Wisconsin for second straight year By Jason Arndt Editor Heather Ruenz Staff Writer Braden Gere has come a long way since he was a freshman at Westosha Central High School. Gere, now a senior, has been an active participant in the school’s jazz band and performed […]

 
 

Bristol Strivers to host two fundraisers for the Herdas

Bristol Strivers to host two fundraisers for the Herdas

When Bristol Strivers officials first learned about the Herda Farms fire, the Kenosha County 4-H group took action, immediately creating two fundraising events to help the family. Corie Bies, the 4-H leader, said the actions are imperative, considering the Herdas are part of the family. “The Herdas are a part […]

 
 

Honor Rolls: Salem Grade School

Honor Rolls: Salem Grade School

Salem Grade School The following students were named to the 2017-18 third quarter honor roll at Salem Grade School: High Honors Sixth grade: Annika Anderson, Ella Anderson, Reese Beucher, Hannah Boyd, Coren Bracey, Hailey Bridges, Leo Chen, Victoria Collins, Christopher Csukas, Adam David, Grace Davy, Christos Dovas, Samantha Erber, Olivia Godin, […]

 
 

Blessed by Baseball

Blessed by Baseball

Local man receives enlightenment on minor league journey By Jason Arndt Editor Like everyone else entering professional baseball, Daryl Maday wanted to reach the Major League level when the San Francisco Giants drafted him in 2006. However, reaching that goal is a daunting task consisting of 15-hour bus rides, red-eye […]

 
 

Salem Lakes spring clean-up set for April 29

Salem Lakes spring clean-up set for April 29

A Salem Lakes community member is in search of volunteers to help with clean-up efforts around the village on Sunday, April 29 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Volunteers will begin the day with a meeting at the sledding hill parking lot in Fox River Park, 9521 304th Ave., where […]

 
 

Salem Lakes approves website upgrades

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Salem Lakes Village Board approved a new vendor to upgrade its website at the April 16 special board meeting. The board approved Dooley and Associates after Alexandra Robinson’s recommendation. Robinson, in charge of the website and social media, also garnered proposals from Gov Office and […]

 
 

Second inmate turns up missing from Ellsworth

Second inmate turns up missing from Ellsworth

Second walked away from Kenosha work release site For the second time in less than 24 hours, a minimum-security inmate has been reported missing from Ellsworth Correctional Facility in the Town of Dover, the state Department of Corrections announced Friday. The first happened Thursday at 10:28 p.m., when Christine Abel, […]

 
 

Love with a dramatic twist

Love with a dramatic twist

Central presents ‘Failure: A Love Story’ this weekend By Jason Arndt Editor Unlike previous productions, where Westosha Central High School drama students presented comedic plays, this weekend’s performance of “Failure: A Love Story” brings a dramatic twist. Set in 1928 Chicago, the relatively new contemporary production features three sisters who […]

 
 

Paddock Lake to clear infected trees

Village continues to address emerald ash borer By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Some Paddock Lake village residents will be receiving their third notice about abating trees infected with emerald ash borer on their property. The notice comes after more than 360 trees have already been removed in the village, with many […]