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Update-Emergency Warming Center extending hours through Sunday morning

Update-Emergency Warming Center extending hours through Sunday morning

First Baptist Church of Racine, 3117 Lathrop Ave, will open their doors from Tuesday, Feb…

March 4th-Thoughts for Food will showcase younger local talent

March 4th-Thoughts for Food will showcase younger local talent

The Thoughts for Food All Ages event functions to provide a place for our younger,…

Emergency Warming Center will be open Feb 9th & Feb 10th

Emergency Warming Center will be open Feb 9th & Feb 10th

First Baptist Church of Racine, 3117 Lathrop Ave, will open their doors from 7:00 PM,…

February 9th-Wear orange to support Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

February 9th-Wear orange to support Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

How are you celebrating Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month? Have you had a blunt conversation…

15 year-old Racine boy located safe

15 year-old Racine boy located safe

15 year old Jose Garcia has been located and is safe 16-3628…

Two people injured after car crashes into downtown building

Two people injured after car crashes into downtown building

On Saturday February 6, 2016 at 2:38 a.m. the Racine Fire Department along with the…

SafeStart to host Teen Dating Violence Awareness conference

SafeStart to host Teen Dating Violence Awareness conference

SafeStart is hosting the 2nd Annual Teen Dating Violence Awareness Conference called Beyond All Limits,…

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Lost & Found Pets

  • REUNITED! Thomas is home safe and won’t be chasing any deer!
  • REUNITED! Tequila is back home. Thank you readers!
  • REUNITED! Gaby is home safe! Thank you readers!
  • REUNITED! Angel is home safe!
  • REUNITED-Emma is home safe!
  • REUNITED-Roscoe is home safe and grounded!
  • REUNITED! Tyson is back home safe!
  • REUNITED! Trigger is home safe!
  • REUNITED! Brooklyn is home safe!
  • REUNITED! Saddie is home safe!
  • Update-Very sad news about “Tonka”
  • Update-Dog found in Waukegan has been REUNITED!
  • Missing Dog-King is missing 16th and Phillips
  • REUNITED-Meadow lost in Kenosha has been found. Thank you RU READERS!
  • REUNITED! JUSTICE IS HOME SAFE! WELCOME HOME!
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Racine Police currently investigating accident that seriously injured 2 people

Today, February 6, 2016 at approximately 2:37 am, officers, along with the Fire Department and Rescue personnel responded to the intersection of 5th Street and Main Street for the report of a motor vehicle accident that struck a building, with a vehicle on fire and people trapped inside. Upon officers arrival they located a two…

Racine Police currently investigating accident that seriously injured 2 people

February 10th-Wednesday Works On-Site Recruitment -NOW HIRING!

WEDNESDAY WORKS ONSITE RECRUITMENT February 10, 2016, 9am – 12pm features Letsch Staffing Racine/Kenosha Community Action Agency at 2113 N Wisconsin St, Racine, WI 53402 Hiring For: Assembly Material Handler Office Support Associates And More BRING A RESUME AND DRESS FOR SUCCESS!…

February 10th-Wednesday Works On-Site Recruitment -NOW HIRING!

Unsolved Racine Homicide-Faith Harrison

On July 31 2012 at approximately 11:41 pm, Racine police officers responded to 1616 Packard Ave., in reference to a Homicide report. Faith Harrison was sitting on the front porch of 1616 Packard Ave. speaking with friends. A short time later, shots were fired in the direction of the home from the southwest corner of…

Unsolved Racine Homicide-Faith Harrison

Update-Emergency Warming Center extending hours through Sunday morning

First Baptist Church of Racine, 3117 Lathrop Ave, will open their doors from Tuesday, Feb 9 THROUGH Sunday morning, February 14th. Doors will open for everyone at 7 p.m. and they will be open until 7 a.m. the following morning for the homeless and vulnerable in our community. All who would like to gather for…

Update-Emergency Warming Center extending hours through Sunday morning

A young woman from Racine shows dedication & compassion worldwide

Amber Rodriguez, 23 from Racine is quite an amazing young woman! She studied at the University of Wisconsin- LaCrosse, Bachelors of Science- Business Management. She has shown the great in the young people of Racine, helping others worldwide. Whether she was in Kenya, volunteering with Kenya Make a Difference, Habitat for Humanity, or FEMA Corps,…

A young woman from Racine shows dedication & compassion worldwide

Employment & Training

February 10th-Wednesday Works On-Site Recruitment -NOW HIRING!

February 10th-Wednesday Works On-Site Recruitment -NOW HIRING!

WEDNESDAY WORKS ONSITE RECRUITMENT February 10, 2016, 9am – 12pm features Letsch Staffing Racine/Kenosha Community Action Agency at 2113 N Wisconsin St, Racine, WI 53402 Hiring For: Assembly Material Handler Office Support Associates And More BRING A RESUME AND DRESS…

February 24th-ResCare’s Southeast Wisconsin Job Fair

February 24th-ResCare’s Southeast Wisconsin Job Fair

Mark your calendars! On February 24th, ResCare will be holding their Southeast Wisconsin Job Fair.…

Earn your High School Diploma & more at Herzing University

Earn your High School Diploma & more at Herzing University

FOR PEOPLE WHO: Dont have a high school diploma Have had challenges completing the GED…

February 8, 2016- Weekly Job Listings

February 8, 2016- Weekly Job Listings

Weekly Job Postings *Please go to www.jobcenterofwisconsin.com to view available jobs.For more information call 262-638-6429.The…

Community Calendar

March 12th-Team Arlo Benefit

March 12th-Team Arlo Benefit

Join us on Saturday, March 12th at Route 20 Outhouse (14001 Washington Ave) for a…

SafeStart to host Teen Dating Violence Awareness conference

SafeStart to host Teen Dating Violence Awareness conference

SafeStart is hosting the 2nd Annual Teen Dating Violence Awareness Conference called Beyond All Limits,…

Sunday Feb. 7th-Woof Gang Rescue Adopt-A-Thon at Havahart Pets

Sunday Feb. 7th-Woof Gang Rescue Adopt-A-Thon at Havahart Pets

Woof Gang Rescue is holding an Adopt-A-Thon on Sunday, February 7th from 1-4 at Havahart…

March 4th-Thoughts for Food will showcase younger local talent

March 4th-Thoughts for Food will showcase younger local talent

The Thoughts for Food All Ages event functions to provide a place for our younger, local talent to showcase their stuff! The average age of performers at this event is somewhere between 14-26 and they represent a selection of entertainment…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1870 - National Weather Service Authorized
    On this date President Ulysses S. Grant signed a joint resolution authorizing a National Weather Service, which had long been a dream of Milwaukee scientist Increase Lapham. Lapham, 19th-century Wisconsin's premier natural scientist,  after he mapped data contributed over telegraph lines in the UpperMidwest and realized that weather might be predicted in advance. He was concerned […]
  • 1849 - First Newspaper in Oshkosh
    On this date Oshkosh's first newspaper, the , began publishing. [Source: ]
  • 1865 - (Civil War) Skirmish at Binaker's Bridge, South Carolina
    The 25th and 32nd Wisconsin Infantry regiments fought in a skirmish at Binaker's Bridge on the South Edisto River in South Carolina.