Posts under ‘Twin Lakes’

American Legion Post 544 to host pizza fundraiser April 1

American Legion Post 544 will host a Pizza Dinner fundraiser on Wednesday, April 1, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. All you can eat pizza, baked mostaccoli, and salad for $6 for adults, $3 for kids 6-12, kids under 6 are free. American Legion Post 544 is located at 989 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes.

Units responding to crash in Twin Lakes

At about 5:38 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash at Highways C and Z in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A bicyclist may be involved. UPDATE 5:49 p.m. — Ambulance leaving the scene heading for a local hospital.

Missing pets: White cat from Twin Lakes

A Twin Lakes family is looking for a missing cat. The cat, named Cosey, is white, has no tail and is described as very friendly. Anyone with information on this cat is asked to call 773-320-1870. UPDATE March 24 — Cat found.

Twin Lakes Police Chief Dale Racer to retire

Dale Racer, the chief of the Twin Lakes Police Department for the last eight years, will be retiring. Racer expects his last day as TLPD chief to be July 6. In an email message to westofthei.com, Racer said: There is no specific reason for retirement except I’ve been in Law Enforcement for 36 years and […]

Units responding for burning furniture in Twin Lakes

At about 3:42 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding for a burning violation in the 500 block of Legion Drive in Twin Lakes. Police officer already at the scene reports someone set a couch on fire outside.

St. John the Evangelist and St. Alphonsus to host presentation of “The Twelve” March 29

St. John the Evangelist and St. Alphonsus Catholic Churches will host “The Twelve” on Sunday, March 29 at 7 p.m. at St. John, 701 N. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. In this presentation, the Apostles come alive and reveal their stories and journeys with Christ. As they gather in the Upper Room for the last time, the Apostles […]

Daybreak in Twin Lakes to host Virtual Dementia Tour® on March 26

Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, Inc. will bring the Virtual Dementia Tour®, an interactive learning experience designed to help those caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias, to the Twin Lakes Daybreak program. Daybreak is an adult daycare program which caters to people with Alzheimer’s or other memory disorders. The tour will take place from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m., March 26 at Daybreak at St. […]

American Legion Post 544 to host pizza fundraiser March 18

American Legion Post 544 will host a Pizza Dinner fundraiser on Wednesday, March 18, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. All you can eat pizza, baked mostaccoli, and salad for $6 for adults, $3 for kids 6-12, kids under 6 are free. American Legion Post 544 is located at 989 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes.

La Salette Shrine hosting pancake breakfast March 15

A Saint Patrick’s Day Pancake Breakfast will take place at La Salette Shrine on Sunday, March 15 from 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Pancakes, sausage, eggs, juice, coffee and dessert will be served. Cost: $7 adults and $5 for children ages 4 – 12. La Salette Shrine is located at 10330 336th Avenue (Highway KD) in Twin Lakes.  

Units responding for odor investigation in Twin Lakes

At about 2:52 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to an apartment in the 500 block of Legion Drive for a investigation of a natural gas odor.

Units responding for crash along Twin Lakes-Randall border

At about 3:39 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and Randall Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash at Highway P and 104th Street in a border area between Twin Lakes and Randall. UPDATE 3:44 p.m. — Police officer on seen reports to dispatch that crash involves an […]

Boy Scout Troop quizzes Twin Lakes Village Board

Thirteen Boy Scouts from Troop 380 attended the Twin Lakes Village Board meeting Monday. The sat through the whole meeting in hopes of qualifying for a Citizenship in the Community merit badge. But they were not just passive audience members. At the end of the meeting — with a little prodding form village President Howard […]

Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Assoc. wins approval for Libertyfest tent stakes

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association won approval from the Twin Lakes Village Board Monday to drive tent stakes into the Lance Park parking lot during this year’s Libertyfest. The chamber sought permission for the stakes to accommodate a larger tent that could fit a larger crowd and stage for a name act […]

A word from our sponsors: The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association’s 3rd Annual Baggo Tournament March 21

Note: Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association’s 3rd Annual Baggo Tournament will take place March 21 at Marino’s Country-aire Banquet Hall, New Munster. Entry fees are: Division A $50; Division B $30. Registration is at 10 a.m. and bags fly at 11 a.m. Players need to […]

Missing pets: Golden retriever from Twin Lakes

A golden retriever named Sam has been missing since approximately 4:45 p.m on Feb. 15 from a home in the area of Highway P and Lance Drive in Twin Lakes. If you have any information regarding this pet please call 262-877-8434. UPDATE 6:46 a.m. — Sam has been found, his family reports.

Units responding to crash along Twin Lakes

At about 6:18 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and Randall Fire Department units are responding to a crash in the 35500 block of Highway HM in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A truck is rolled over on its side. Personnel on scene report one person inside, who is conscious and talking to rescuers.

Multi-car crash along Highway C near Twin Lakes-Randall border

At about 11:25 a.m., sheriff’s deputies and Twin Lakes Police officers are on the scene of a multi-vehicle crash along Highway C in the area of the Westosha Airport. Crash was reportedly caused by poor visibility. At this time, no injuries are being reported and no rescue units have been dispatched. Traffic along the road is being […]

Units responding to crash in Twin Lakes

At about 9:13 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash in about the 37500 block of Highway Z in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: There are injuries being reported. UPDATE 9:18 a.m. — Police officer on the scene reports poor visibility there. UPDATE 9:40 a.m. […]

Units responding for crash in Twin Lakes

At about 11:16 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a vehicle versus pedestrian crash at at a grocery store in the 600 block of North Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 11:18 a.m. — Per dispatch: Pedestrian is awake and breathing.

Twin Lakes Fire Dept. to host blood drive Feb. 23

The BloodCenter of Wisconsin’s has an upcoming blood drive in Twin Lakes on Monday, Feb. 23, from 2:30  to 7:30 p.m. at Twin Lakes Fire Station, 236 E. Main St. During the winter months, donating blood can make a profound and positive impact. As cold temperatures and poor travel conditions affect some donors’ ability to keep appointments, more donors […]

New Twin Lakes Police officer sworn in

Matthew Yusten, the newest member of the Twin Lakes Police Department, was sworn in by village administrator Jennifer Frederick Monday. The swearing in took place at the Village Board Committee of the Whole meeting. Below is some video of the ceremony, starting with TLPD Capt. Dennis Linn introducing Yutsen and giving some of his background. Next […]

Twin Lakes Chamber highlights changes to Libertyfest, including bigger tent

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association would like to bring Libertyfest back to a more family friendly event with bigger name entertainment than ever. But to do that, they’ll need a bigger tent and for that, they will need the blessing of the Twin Lakes Village Board to drive some holes into the Lance […]

Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Assoc. baggo tournament is March 21

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association’s 3rd Annual Baggo Tournament will take place March 21 at Marino’s Country-aire Banquet Hall, New Munster. Entry fees are: Division A $50; Division B $30. Registration is at 10 a.m. and bags fly at 11 a.m. Players need to register by March 17. Would you like to sponsor the event? Call the chamber for […]

Twin Lakes Senior Club meeting cancelled

The Twin Lakes Seniors Club Meeting for scheduled for Monday, Feb. 2 has been canceled due to the inclement weather.

Units responding for car fire in Twin Lakes

At 11:50 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police offices are responding to the 500 block of Oakwood Trail for a report of a car fire. UPDATE 11:54 a.m. — Police officer arriving on scene reports that vehicle’s engine compartment is “well involved” with fire.  

Calvary UCC hosting chili & soup lunch today

Calvary United Church of Christ, is hosting a chili and soup lunch today, Jan. 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cost of $5 for adults and $3 for children 11 and under includes all you can eat chili, soup, bread, dessert and beverage. Calvary church is located at 1511 Wilmot Ave, Twin Lakes.

Twin Lakes PD chief presents Kevin Klahs with plaque of appreciation

Part-time Officer Kevin Klahs recently retired from the Twin Lakes Police Department after 15 years. On Monday, TLPD Chief Dale Racer presented Klahs with a plaque of appreciation. Klahs just recently also retired as police chief in Lindenhurst, Ill. and took a newly created position with Lindenhurst as the Director of Public Safety overseeing the PD and Department […]

Friends of the Community Library holding Book Review Lunch on Jan. 27

The Friends of the Community Library are sponsoring a Book Review Lunch on Tuesday, Jan. 27 at the Twin Lakes library branch, 110 S. Lake Ave. in Twin Lakes. A soup and sandwich lunch, including chips, cookie and drink will be served at 11:30 a.m. for $5. At noon, the library staff will give a review of […]

American Legion Post 544 to host pizza fundraiser Jan. 21

American Legion Post 544 will host a Pizza Dinner fundraiser on Wednesday, Jan. 21, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. All you can eat pizza, baked mostaccoli, and salad for $6 for adults, $3 for kids 6-12, kids under 6 are free. American Legion Post 544 is located at 989 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes.

Friends of the Community Library to hold book sale Jan. 24

The Friends of the Community Library members are holding a hardcover book sale Jan. 24 at the Twin Lakes branch, 110 S. Lake Ave. The sale will take place 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost is $1 per book. All proceeds will help fund the children’s programs for the Twin Lakes, Salem and Silver Lake libraries.

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