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2015 Libertyfest underway!

Twin Lakes Libertyfest 2015 kicked off Friday in Lance Park. Activities early in the day included a Libertyfest You’ve Got Talent show. There also was food and the games area open. Friday night’s schedule includes: Aquanuts water ski show at 7:30 p.m. Mandy Z & Rural Route 1, Country Music from 5 to 7 p.m. Megan Ruger from […]

A word from our sponsors: Twin Lakes Libertyfest set for July 3 & 4

Note: Twin Lakes Chamber and Business Association is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Twin Lakes annual summer celebration, Libertyfest, is set for Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 this year at Lance Park in Twin Lakes. The for all ages event is organized by the Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association. Highlight of […]

Twin Lakes Libertyfest set for July 3 & 4

Twin Lakes annual summer celebration, Libertyfest, is set for Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 this year at Lance Park in Twin Lakes. The for all ages event is organized by the Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association. Highlight of this year’s event include: Mandy Z & Rural Route 1, Country Music from 5 […]

Twin Lakes Police Water Patrol to participate in Operation Dry Water

The Twin Lakes Police Water Patrol will be participating in the Operation Dry Water crackdown on boating under the influence. From a media release from the department: As the summer recreational boating season gets into full swing, Twin Lakes Police Water Patrol is ramping up its enforcement efforts as part of a national crackdown on boating under the influence. The […]

Senior Dining in Twin Lakes changing location

Senior Dining service in Twin Lakes will be changing its location. From an announcement from Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services: Effective Monday, June 29, 2015 Twin Lakes will be offering Senior Dining at New Life Bible Church, located at 112 W Main Street, Twin Lakes, WI.  The new phone number for Twin Lakes senior dining […]

La Salette to host Craft Fair and Bake Sale on July 5

La Salette Shrine Craft Fair and Bake Sale will take place Sunday July 5, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Unique one of a kind items will be featured for sale. There also will be food, drinks and a raffle. Come walk the grounds and feed the fish. La Salette Shrine is located at 10330 336 th Ave […]

Lakewood School Community Car Show July 12

The “Rev Your Engines for Renovations” Lakewood School Community Car Show will take pl;ace on Sunday, July 12, from 1 to 4 p.m. at St. John’s Chruch, 701 N. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. The event will include hot dogs and chips for the first 150 guests. There will be a first place trophy and prize […]

2015 Twin Lakes Movies in the Park season continues June 19

Twin Lakes 2015 season of its free Movies in the Park series continues Friday, June 19 with Heaven is for Real. These movies are shown at the Lance Park Amphitheater, beginning at dusk The whole season line-up is here.

Units responding for down wire in Twin Lakes

At about 1:07 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to the 300 block of Burden Avenue in Twin Lakes for a report of a wire down and a tree on fire. UPDATE 1:11 p.m. — Police officer on scene reports that wire is not down, but tree was on […]

Friends of Community Library Board book review and luncheon is June 16

The Friends of the Community Library Board is sponsoring the third annual Spring Book Review and Luncheon on Tuesday, June 16 at the Twin Lakes Community Library, 110 S. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. Subway sandwiches, potato chips, cookies and a drink will be served at 11:30 a.m. A Community Library staff member will present a […]

Twin Lakes American Legion hosting breakfast on Father’s Day

Twin Lakes American Legion Post 544 is hosting an all-you-can-eat breakfast on Father’s Day, June 21, from 7 a.m. to noon. The breakfast will be at the St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church basement at 701 N. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. Advance tickets for the breakfast are $6 and can be purchased at Richter’s Marketplace in Twin […]

Adam Grosz is new Twin Lakes Police chief

Adam Grosz has been named the new Twin Lakes Police Department chief. Grosz has been a lieutenant on the department since 2013. Grosz will replace the current police Chief Dale Racer, who will be retiring on Monday, July 6. The Twin Lakes Police Commission voted unanimously at a May 27, meeting to offer the police chief position to Grosz. This selection […]

2015 Twin Lakes Movies in the park season continues June 5

Twin Lakes 2015 season of its free Movies in the Park series continues Friday, June 5 with Maleficent . This movies are shown at the Lance Park Amphitheater, beginning at dusk. The whole season line-up is here.

2015 Twin Lakes Memorial Day ceremony (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

The threat of severe weather caused the cancellation of the annual Memorial Day Parade in Twin Lakes Monday morning, but the true meaning of the day was still recognized at a ceremony at the American Legion Post in Legion Park. Here are some video highlights of the ceremony: Here are some photos from the ceremony:

Local FD units responding for mutual aid to Racine County

At about 12:18 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department is responding to a request for mutual aid for a fire in the 170 block of Water’s Edge Circle in Racine County. Wheatland is being asked to respond with an engine. UPDATE 12:20 p.m. — Twin Lakes Rescue being asked to respond with an ambulance for […]

Twin Lakes Village Board changes meeting time

If you’re planning to go to a Twin Lakes Village Board meeting in the future you will have to get a little earlier start. The board changed its meeting time for regular meetings and Committee of the Whole meetings to 6:30 p.m. at its regular board meeting last Monday. The board had been meeting at […]

2015 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 25. 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 […]

2015 Twin Lakes Movies in the park season starts May 22

Twin Lakes 2015 season of its free Movies in the Park series begins Friday with Despicable Me 2. This movies are shown at the Lance Park Amphitheater, beginning at dusk The whole season line-up is here.

Wilmot Union High School Academic Decathlon honored by Twin Lakes Village Board

The Wilmot Union High School Academic Decathlon national champions were honored with a proclamation from the Twin Lakes Village Board Monday night recognizing the team’s achievement. The Wilmot team won the Division 2 title at the competition held in Anaheim, California in April. Wilmot UHS team members are: Carlie Banchi, Carl Simmons, Alyssa Gregory, Joey Burba, Angela Schumacher, Johny Weber, Mason Nindl, Ashley Dabbs and Althea Disse. […]

Twin Lakes approves keeping fox at village residence

A Twin Lakes resident will be able to keep a domesticated fox at a residence in the village after actions by the Village Board Monday. Richard Chapman had made the request to house the fox at a Indian Point Road address. The fox will be raised to have contact with humans. Chapman has built an enclosure to […]

2015 Twin Lakes-Randall Summer Recreation Program sign-up is May 27

Sign-up for the 2015 Twin Lakes-Randall Summer Recreation Program will be Wednesday May 27, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the small gym at Randall School. The program is open to all students. Here is a full list of offerings and times.

Twin Lakes PD to participate in Click It or Ticket May 18-31

Twin Lakes Police Department will mobilize along with hundreds of other law enforcement agencies throughout Wisconsin for the annual Click It or Ticket safety belt enforcement campaign from May 18 to 31. “Our officers are serious about safety belt enforcement. We see far too many drivers and passengers needlessly killed or injured because they were unbuckled in a […]

Twin Lakes PD to hold pharmaceutical take back event May 16

On Saturday, May 16, 2015, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will coordinate the eighth National Pharmaceutical Take Back Initiative (NTBI VI). The Twin Lakes Police Department, is a partner and will participate in this take-back initiative on Saturday, May 16. Between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. that day, TLPD will have an officer in the […]

Lakewood PTO shows appreciation for TLPD

The Lakewood School PTO on Wednesday wanted to show appreciation to the Twin Lakes Police Department for all they do for the school and community. In honor of National Police Week, the PTO dropped off two food platters for the department and thanked them for their services. It was the PTO’s way of “giving back” to the community that […]

Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association golf outing is June 3

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association will host its 25th Annual Golf Outing on Wed. June 3 at the Twin Lakes Country Club. Registration is at 11 a.m., with a noon shotgun start. Get your foursome together; you also can register as an individual and be paired with other golfers. Applications available at the chamber […]

Friends of the Community Library book sale is May 16

The Friends of the Community Library will host a used book sale from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Saturday, May 16 at the Twin Lakes branch, 110 South Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. From 2 to 3:30 p.m., a bag of books will cost $5.

Twin Lakes PD responds to suspicious package at Post Office

Note: The following report was gleaned from scanner transmissions. — DH At about 8:06 p.m., Twin Lakes Police officers responded to a report of a suspicious package at the Twin Lakes Post Office on Lance Drive. Upon arriving, officers saw a grocery bag inside a door. The bag was folded over. Officers had the postmaster […]

Twin Lakes examining its policy on licensing video machines used for illegal gambling

The Twin Lakes Village Board is considering whether the village should continue to license video gaming machines that can be used for illegal payouts. In the past, the village has licensed such devices under the premise that they are to be used for entertainment only, not with a cash payout. But the reality is that […]

Twin Lakes to consider ordinance change regarding foxes as pets

The Twin Lakes Village Board may clarify its ordinance on the keeping of wild animals as pets in reaction to a resident’s desire to keep a fox on his property. Richard Chapman of Indian Point Road told the board at its committee of the whole meeting Monday that he has met all state requirements for keeping […]

Units responding to Lakewood School for medical call

At 2:55 p.m., Twin Lakes Rescue units and a Twin Lakes Police officer are responding to Lakewood School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 14-year-old who may have a broken arm.

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