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Big Brothers Big Sisters new “Planting the Seeds for Tomorrow” event scheduled for July

Big Brothers Big Sisters new “Planting the Seeds for Tomorrow” event scheduled for July

Racine, WI (June 20, 2016)- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Racine and Kenosha Counties (BBBSRK)…

Have you seen Marciella Chairez?

Have you seen Marciella Chairez?

We originally posted the article on June 7th. The National Center for Missing & Exploited…

Warm muggy weekend with a chance of showers and storms

Warm muggy weekend with a chance of showers and storms

From the National Weather Service-A very warm and muggy weekend is expected with highs well…

Mom thanks Mount Pleasant Police Officers

Mom thanks Mount Pleasant Police Officers

A mom would like to thank some Mount Pleasant Police Officers. Erica messaged us about…

Kitten rescued from sewer by the Racine Police & Fire

Kitten rescued from sewer by the Racine Police  & Fire

Thursday afternoon an officer with the Racine Police Department and the CSO Officer responded to…

Racine Fire Department responds to the Bryant Center after fire is reported

Racine Fire Department responds to the Bryant Center after fire is reported

The Racine Fire Department along with the Racine Police Department responded to calls for a…

Suvivors of Loved Ones Suicide Support Group

Suvivors of Loved Ones Suicide Support Group

HELP, HOPE , HEALING You are not alone SOLOS-Survivors of Loved Ones Suicide Support Group…

FREE ADVERTISING for local area businesses! Our way of supporting the community!

FREE ADVERTISING for local area businesses! Our way of supporting the community!

It’s that time again! Free advertising for local area businesses. Small business? Home based business?…

Greek Fest June 24th-26th

Greek Fest June 24th-26th

51st Annual Greek Fest 2016: June 24, 25, 26 Racine’s Best Family Festival value–FREE ADMISSION…

Saturday June 25th-Kids From Wisconsin concert at the Racine Zoo

Saturday June 25th-Kids From Wisconsin concert at the Racine Zoo

On Saturday June 25th starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Racine Zoological Gardens located at…

Lost & Found Pets

  • LOST/MISSING DOG-Tyson is missing area of 1300 blk of Main
  • LOST DOG-Jewel’s is missing 4600 block of Byrd Ave
  • LOST DOG-Dozer is lost area of Sunnyslope & Old Spring (Pike River Pathway)
  • REUNITED..FOUND DOG-1600 block of Wisconsin
  • REUNITED-Roxy is home thanks to readers!
  • LOST CAT-Brett Farve is lost 11th and Wisconsin
  • Kitten rescued from sewer by the Racine Police  & Fire
  • REUNITED! Olaf is safe at home!
  • REUNITED-Daisy is done chasing birds for the day!
  • FOUND DOG-State and Superior
  • Found Dog-Eisenhower & Graham
  • LOST DOG-Honey is lost in Kenosha (19th Ave & 50th St)
  • LOST CAT-Rocky is lost Woodland Hills neighborhood (Mt. Pleasant)
  • FOUND DOG-Near Solbraa Park
  • LOST CAT-Goon is lost in the area of 2600 blk of LaSalle
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Man charged with numerous felonies after police find cash and pills

Munjed H Hamdan, 31 of Racine has been charged with Possess w/ Intent/Deliver Narcotics, Possess w/ Intent/Deliver Non-Narcotics, two counts of Possess/Illegally Obtained Prescription, Resisting or Obstructing an Officer, Possess Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Narcotic Drugs, Possession of THC (2nd+ Offense). He was given a $20,000 cash bond after appearing in Racine Circuit Court on…

Man charged with numerous felonies after police find cash and pills

June 29th-Walmart Hiring Event

The Walmart Neighborhood Market located at Highway 20 and N. Green Bay Rd is holding a hiring event on June 29th from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. They are currently hiring for: 2nd shift Stocker 3rd Shift Frozen/Dairy Stocker Produce Associate Meat Associate Frozen/Dairy Associate 2nd Shift Cashier Please apply online at WALMART CAREERS and…

June 29th-Walmart Hiring Event

Unsolved Homicide-Larry Steele

On December 15, 2012 at about 11:47 P.M., the Racine Police Department responded to a report of a man shot in the 900 block of Grand Avenue. Responding officers located the victim near 10th Street and Center Street, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported by Racine Fire Department Rescue to Wheaton Franciscan All…

Unsolved Homicide-Larry Steele

Big Brothers Big Sisters new “Planting the Seeds for Tomorrow” event scheduled for July

Racine, WI (June 20, 2016)- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Racine and Kenosha Counties (BBBSRK) announces a new fundraising event, “Planting the Seeds for Tomorrow,” to be held on Friday, July 15, 2016. The event will be held at Brightonwoods Orchard in Burlington, WI from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Tickets are $30/person or two…

Big Brothers Big Sisters new “Planting the Seeds for Tomorrow” event scheduled for July

Mom thanks Mount Pleasant Police Officers

A mom would like to thank some Mount Pleasant Police Officers. Erica messaged us about what they did to make a difference yesterday in the lives of some children in the community. “Thanks to the Mt. Pleasant Police Officers for taking their spare time to come out and play kickball with the Mt. Pleasant community…

Mom thanks Mount Pleasant Police Officers

Employment & Training

June 29th-Walmart Hiring Event

June 29th-Walmart Hiring Event

The Walmart Neighborhood Market located at Highway 20 and N. Green Bay Rd is holding a hiring event on June 29th from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. They are currently hiring for: 2nd shift Stocker 3rd Shift Frozen/Dairy Stocker Produce…

HELP WANTED-Garage Door Tech & Estimator needed

HELP WANTED-Garage Door Tech & Estimator needed

HELP WANTED! Join our team! Two positions available. We are looking for an experienced Garage…

June 30th-Hiring event for TEMPSNOW

June 30th-Hiring event for TEMPSNOW

TEMPSNOW is holding a hiring event on June 30th from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m…

June 28th-Manpower hiring event 200 immediate openings available

June 28th-Manpower hiring event 200 immediate openings available

The Kenosha Manpower office is hosting a HIRING EVENT Tuesday, June 28, 2016 9:30 AM…

Community Calendar

June 26th-Belle City Best Bloody

June 26th-Belle City Best Bloody

Belle City Best Bloody is a chance for local bars and restaurants to compete for…

Suvivors of Loved Ones Suicide Support Group

Suvivors of Loved Ones Suicide Support Group

HELP, HOPE , HEALING You are not alone SOLOS-Survivors of Loved Ones Suicide Support Group…

Greek Fest June 24th-26th

Greek Fest June 24th-26th

51st Annual Greek Fest 2016: June 24, 25, 26 Racine’s Best Family Festival value–FREE ADMISSION…

Big Brothers Big Sisters new “Planting the Seeds for Tomorrow” event scheduled for July

Big Brothers Big Sisters new “Planting the Seeds for Tomorrow” event scheduled for July

Racine, WI (June 20, 2016)- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Racine and Kenosha Counties (BBBSRK) announces a new fundraising event, “Planting the Seeds for Tomorrow,” to be held on Friday, July 15, 2016. The event will be held at Brightonwoods…

RSS Today in Wisconsin History

  • 1950 - Korean War Starts
    On this date Communist North Korea invaded the Republic of Korea. , often called the "forgotten war," involved more than 132,000 Wisconsinites. [Source: edited by Sarah Davis McBride, p. 112]
  • 1874 - Alice Craig Edgerton Born
    On this date Alice Craig Edgerton was born in Caldwell, Wisconsin. She attended Carroll College where she received a B.A. in 1893. Craig married Charles Edgerton in 1896 and moved to Chicago. After her husband's death, she worked as a secretary to a judge who encouraged her to attend law school. One of three women […]
  • 1863 - (Civil War) Expedition to Greenville, Mississippi
    The 25th Wisconsin Infantry participated in an expedition from Snyder's Bluff to Greenville, Mississippi.