Paddock Lake-Salem

Salem revives incorporation study group

It will distribute information regarding possible annexation By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Salem Town Board has asked study group chairman Mike Ullstrup and committee members to spearhead a public education campaign regarding the recently proposed boundary agreement between Salem and the Village of Silver Lake. The group, consisting of Carrie […]

 
 

New building a boon for youth football group

New building a boon for youth football group

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Since Western Kenosha County Youth Football and Cheer began in 2000, the Silver Lake-based nonprofit organization has served up to 200 grade school students annually, and groomed future Westosha Central and Wilmot athletes. But for the first time, the organization has a place to call […]

 
 

Deputy involved in Oct. shooting returns to duty

Deputy involved in Oct. shooting returns to duty

A Kenosha County Sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a man while on duty last October “did exactly what he was trained to do” and will return to his full duties immediately, according to Sheriff David Beth. Deputy James Campbell had been on desk duty since the shooting on Oct. […]

 
 

Supervisor says she felt threatened by colleague

Supervisor says she felt threatened by colleague

Decker files complaint with sheriff following County Board incident By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The respectful decorum of the County Boardroom was shattered prior to the April 21 county meeting when District 23 County Board Supervisor Dennis Elverman had words for fellow supervisor Erin Decker. “You (word deleted) with my election,” […]

 
 

Swingin’ into Spring at Central

Swingin’ into Spring at Central

From Spider-Man theme to Brian Setzer orchestra If you go… What: Spring Band Concert When: Sunday, May 15, 2:30 p.m. What: Spring Jazz Concert When: Wednesday, May 25, 7 p.m. Lowdown: Both concerts at Westosha Central High School are free By Nicholas Ravnikar Correspondent Two free concerts are slated at […]

 
 

Pact clears way for potential merger of Silver Lake and Salem

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Silver Lake and Salem have entered into an agreement that has the potential for the two communities to join forces and create a combined village. The Silver Lake Village Board on May 5 unanimously approved the same boundary agreement resolution OK’d by the Town of Salem […]

 
 

Grant seeks to help remove transportation barriers

County Transit offering rides to Sharing Center By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Courtesy of a Kenosha Community Foundation Grant, Western Kenosha County Transit is offering free rides to Trevor’s The Sharing Center, an organization that serves low-income and underserved families. The grant, launched in April, seeks to allow those in […]

 
 

Beauty and the Beast…Jr.

Beauty and the Beast…Jr.

A dozen cast member of Riverview School’s production of Beauty and Beast Jr. took the stage the weekend of April 30. The play is a shorter and lighter version of the Disney Classic, “Beauty and Beast.”

 
 

Salem borrows $9.8 million for building

Board also reaffirms opposition to roundabout By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Salem Town Board unanimously approved a resolution authorizing the sale of $9.8 million in general refunding obligation bonds at its May 9 regular board meeting. The loan, which is for the Salem highway department/fire department building located on Highway […]

 
 

Run to debut at Bristol Progress Days

In conjunction with the Town of Bristol’s Progress Day in July, Absolute Chiropractic and Wellness is sponsoring an inaugural 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk Saturday, July 19. The event will start and finish at the Bristol Progress Days grounds at Hansen Park Pavilion just off Highway 45 in Bristol, according […]

 
 
 
 
 

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