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Prom dress event at Salem library Sept. 6

A’s Dress Closet is having a Dress Giveaway at the Salem Community Library branch Saturday, Sept. 6 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m . They are offering 1 free (gently worn) dress for Prom or Homecoming to local high school girls.  A $10 donation is requested, which will go towards next year’s event. This is a nonprofit event. The organizers have been […]

Twin Lakes Movies in the Park concludes with “Planes”

The Village of Twin Lakes Park Commission and season sponsor Baxter and Woodman Consulting Engineers 2014 Movies in the Parks program concludes for the season Friday, Aug. 29. The final showing of the season includes some special pre-screening activities. A seaplane will land on Lake Mary between 5:30 and 6 p.m. The plane will then takeoff […]

Labor of Love Day Music Festival is Aug. 31

The 5th Annual Labor of Love Day Music Festival in memory of Jamie Leigh Wilson will take place Sunday, Aug. 31, from noon to 7 p.m.,  at New Munster Park, 34315 Geneva Road, New Munster. Admission is free. This year’s festival will include live music, a dove release, food, baggo tournament, vendors and educational booths, […]

Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association hosting Business in the Park Saturday

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association is holding a Business in the Park event this Sat. August 23 in Central Park, on Main Street and in the parking lot next to the Chamber building. The day will start with a Pancake Breakfast in the Park from 8 to 11 a.m. The breakfast is $7 […]

A word from our sponsors: Corvette show today at Hartnell Chevrolet

Note: Hartnell Chevrolet is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Hartnell Chevrolet, 7800 Antioch Road (Highway 83), Salem is hosting the SEWCC 41st Annual Corvette and Chevy Show today. Registration on the day of the show is from 9 a.m. to noon. Day of the show registration is $12. People’s choice voting will take place from […]

A word from our sponsors: Hartnell Chevrolet to host Corvette & Chevy Show

Note: Hartnell Chevrolet is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Hartnell Chevrolet, 7800 Antioch Road (Highway 83), Salem will be the location this year of the SEWCC 41st Annual Corvette and Chevy Show on Sunday, Aug. 17. Registration on the day of the show is from 9 a.m. to noon. Day of the show registration is $12. […]

Twin Lakes Movies in the Park continues with “Tad the Lost Explorer”

The Village of Twin Lakes Park Commission and season sponsor Baxter and Woodman Consulting Engineers 2014  Movies in the Parks program continues Friday, Aug. 15. “Tad the Lost Explorer” will be screened beginning at dusk in the outdoor amphitheater on the shores of Lake Mary at Lance Park. Bring a blanket or chair for these free, […]

Calvary UCC to host salad luncheon

Calvary United Church of Christ will be hosting a Salad Luncheon, Aug. 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for ages 4-12, free for age 3 and under. The church is located at 1511 Wilmot Ave., Twin Lakes, just south of Lakewood School.

Dedication of Kenosha Area Vietnam Veterans Trees

Oak trees, remembering the servicemen lost during the Vietnam War from the Kenosha area were dedicated Sunday in Ingram Park. The names of the 35 soldiers were read, as the American Legion Riders went from tree to tree placing a rose and saluting. A small sign had the name and picture of each soldier being […]

Christ Lutheran Church to host bingo Aug. 14

Christ Lutheran Church Monthly Community Bingo will take place Thursday, Aug. 14 at the church, 24929 75th St. (Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 & $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions (please, no outside food or beverages).

Wilmot Jr. baseball hosting pig roast Aug. 9

The Wilmot Jr. Panthers Baseball Program is putting on a Pig Roast Fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 9. The roast will take place from 2 p.m. to 12 a.m..at Legion Field, 989 Legion Drive in Twin Lakes and will feature local food and live music. Admission is $10 for advance tickets or at the door. Schedule of […]

Wilmot UMC to host Pork Chop and Corn Roast dinner Aug. 9

The Wilmot United Methodist Church will be host its Pork Chop and Corn Roast dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9. The cost is Adults $8.00; Children ages 5-12 $5.00; and children 4 and under free. The menu includes: pork chop, ear of corn, coleslaw, dessert and drink. The pork chops are done by […]

2014 Libertyfest parade coverage

Day two of Libertyfest in Twin Lakes kicked off this morning with the Grand Parade. The parade kicked off at 11 a.m. and wound from Legion Park, through downtown to Lance Park, the site of the other Libertyfest activities.  Many participants and spectators commented that the warm but not sweltering temperature and slightly overcast skies made for great […]

Annual honors are announced at Bristol Progress Days banquet

Note: Bristol Progress Days is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH One of the first events of Bristol Progress Days is the banquet, which is always held on the first day of the festival. This year’s banquet will be on Friday, July 11. The banquet is held at Parkway Chateau on Highway 50. At the banquet […]

Kiwanis to present fireworks over Paddock Lake July 3

Fireworks will light up the sky over Paddock Lake the evening of  Thursday, July 3. The annual fireworks are sponsored by Westosha-Salem Kiwanis Club. The fireworks display will begin at dusk.

LaSalette Shrine Craft Fair is July 6

The LaSalette Shrine Craft Fair will take place Sunday, July 6, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will include: Arts, Vendors, Crafters, Food, Drinks, Raffles. Come walk the grounds and feed the fish. The Shrine is located at 10330 336 Ave. (Highway KD), Twin Lakes.  

Libertyfest 2014 is this Friday, Saturday

Twin Lakes Libertyfest will take place July 4 and 5 at Lance Park in Twin Lakes. The event is organized by the Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association. Here is a schedule for Friday’s events: 5pm-10pm~ Food Court and Shopping 5pm-9pm~Bingo by Genoa City Lions Club 5pm-9pm~Children’s Games Open 5pm-7pm~ The Kyle Young Band (jazz/pop) […]

Paddock Lake Bike parade is July 4

The 2014 Paddock Lake July 4th Bike Parade will take place July 4. Line up will be at McAlonan Park on 248th Ave at 9:30 a.m. Parade kick off 10 a.m. The route goes to village hall, where hot dogs, chips and a drink will be served. Bring your best patriotic decorated bike. All participants […]

Old Settlers Oktoberfest 2014 to be Sept. 13; adding new features

Old Settlers Oktoberfest is gearing up for their 4th Annual Oktoberfest. Lots of exciting changes as well as traditional events will be taking place. First off the date for the Oktoberfest this year is Saturday, Sept. 13. Th event takes place at Old Settlers County Park on Highway 50 (75th Street) in Paddock Lake. The Oktoberfest Work […]

Christ Lutheran Church hosting annual Pig Roast today

Christ Lutheran is hosting its fourth annual Pig Roast on Saturday, June 28. Activities include Bingo, hayrides, children’s games, a silent auction and a raffle. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Christ Lutheran is located at 24929 75th St. in Paddock Lake. Admission to the event is free. Dinner tickets are $8 adults, […]

Rebels and Redcoats continues

Rebels and Redcoats continues, today, at Fox River Park, Silver Lake. The Revolutionary War re-enactment gives visitors a chance to see, hear, and smell, what life was like, and ask questions about it. Refreshments are available from the Boy Scouts. The schedule for today. 10:00 am  Morning Color Formation 10:30 am  Church Parade 11:30 am  […]

Christ Lutheran Church hosting annual Pig Roast June 28

Christ Lutheran is hosting its fourth annual Pig Roast on Saturday, June 28. Activities include Bingo, hayrides, children’s games, a silent auction and a raffle. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Christ Lutheran is located at 24929 75th St. in Paddock Lake. Admission to the event is free. Dinner tickets are $8 adults, […]

Perfect Day for Dairy Breakfast

A temperate sunny day brought a record setting crowd to the Weis-Way Dairy Farm for the annual dairy breakfast. The 3,775 served beat the previous record of 3,752 set by the Mighty Grand Dairy Farm in 2012. Rachael Crane, Kenosha county dairy ambassador One of the ways they had to raise to money pay for […]

Central HS to host Music on the Border July 10

The Phantom Regiment and the Central High School music program will present Music on the Border on Thursday, July 10 at 7 p.m. at Cental High School in Paddock Lake. Corps performing will be: Phantom Regiment, Rockford, IL; The Cadets, Allentown, PA; Spirit of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA; Pioneer, Milwaukee; Jersey Surf, Mount Holly, NJ; Dubuque […]

Weis-Way Dairy Farm to host 2014 Dairy Breakfast

When you go to the annual Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast, there are certain things you expect to see. Farm equipment. Barns. Volunteers toiling away at giant frying pans of cheesy scrambled eggs and ham.  And of course cows. But at this year’s dairy breakfast on June 14 from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Weis-Way Farm […]

Twin Lakes Movies in the Park continues with “Frozen”

The Village of Twin Lakes Park Commission and season sponsor Baxter and Woodman Consulting Engineers 2014  Movies in the Parks program continues Friday, June 6. “Frozen” will be screened beginning at dusk in the outdoor amphitheater on the shores of Lake Mary at Lance Park. Bring a blanket or chair for these free, family-friendly movies. Movies […]

Access to some roads to be restricted during Salem School 5k run/walk

David B. Shortess, Salem director of Public Safety, has made the following announcement regarding restricted access to some roads this Saturday: The Salem Public Safety Office will be assisting the Salem Grade School with its’ 5k run/walk on Saturday May 31st from 7am-1200pm. In the interest of public safety there will be restricted access to CTH […]

Wild Ones Native Plant Sale at Seno Center is June 7

Note: Wild Ones Native Plant Sale is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH The Wild Ones Native Plant Sale will take place Saturday, June 7,  from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Seno Woodland Education Center, on Highway P,  1.5 miles north of Highway 50 (3606 Dyer Lake Road). Available for purchase will be Wisconsin native plants (including trees […]

Memorial Day parades, services listed

Silver Lake and Twin Lakes will be the scene of Memorial Day parades and ceremonies Monday morning: American Legion Post 544 in Twin Lakes will host its annual Memorial Day parade this year on Monday, May 26. The parade through Twin Lakes begins at 11 a.m. Line-up is between 10 and 10:30 a.m. There will be a service after the […]

Twin Lakes American Legion Post to host services and Memorial Day parade

American Legion Post 544 in Twin Lakes will host its annual Memorial Day parade this year on Monday, May 26. The parade through Twin Lakes begins at 11 a.m. Line-up is between 10 and 10:30 a.m. There will be a service after the parade at the post in Legion Park. The parade starts in Lance Park, moves along Lance Drive […]

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