Posts from ‘September, 2018’

Units responding for burning in Lake George

Attached about 9:50 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 9800 block of 192nd Ave in Bristol. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Youth-led groups can apply for Kenosha County Youth As Resources until Oct. 11

Looking for money for your next community service or service learning project? Kenosha County Youth As Resources (YAR), a program dedicated to youth empowerment, is seeking youth-led groups to apply for grant funds of up to $500 for their next service project. A simple two-page application form and a short presentation to YAR board members are all […]

Sponsored post: Community invited to get involved at Lakeland Little League election meeting Sept. 24

Note: This is a paid announcement from Lakeland Little League. — DH Lakeland Little League will hold its annual Election Meeting on Sept. 24, starting at 6 p.m. at Central High School in Paddock Lake. All those with children in the program as well as other communities members interested are encouraged to attend said Frank […]

Garage sales page updated

West of the I’s garage sales page has been updated. Be sure to check it out each week before you begin your bargain hunting. If you’d like your sale added to the list, please drop us a line at darren@westofthei.com. Include your address, days, hours etc. We’ll even add a map to your info. Share1 […]

Deaths Sept. 18, 2018: Wilfred Allen Meier, DeLores E. Faber

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Word from our sponsors: TV antenna installation technician wanted

Note: Slades Corners Computer Repair LLC is a westofthei.com sponsor. This is a paid announcement. — DH Slades Corners Computer Repair LLC is looking for a technician to travel SE Wisconsin, NE Illinois to do television antenna installations. Must have a reliable vehicle that can carry ladders. Must be able to climb 20 to 30 […]

Units responding to Randall School for alarm

At about 3:02 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and a Twin Lakes Police officer are responding to Randall School for an alarm. UPDATE 3:05 p.m. — Police officer is on scene and reports to dispatch no alarm is audible. Officer and school staff are investigating. UPDATE 3:09 p.m. — Dispatch reports a pull […]

Deal of the Day: Sankulpa Yoga Center and Community $115 – 10 class card half off

Our feature at West of the I called Deal of the Day offers you great values on goods and services from local businesses. Here’s how it works. We offer a gift certificate or gift card from a local business for half price of its face value. For example, you get a $50 gift card but […]

Kenosha County 4-H open house is Sept. 25

The 13th annual Kenosha County 4-H open house will take place from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 25 at the Kenosha County Center, 19600 75th St., (Highways 45 and 50) in Bristol. 4-H is open to children in kindergarten through 12th grade. At the open house you can check out the different activities and […]

A word from our sponsors: Now is the time to visit Hafs Road Orchard

Note: Hafs Road Orchard is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Fall is the time to visit Hafs Road Orchard. 2018 marks Hafs Road Orchard’s 25th year of growing the Honeycrisp variety of apples. Their first Honeycrisp were planted in 1992, 60 trees as a trial. In the next several years customer enthusiasm and a buzz in the […]

Units responding for alarm in Benet Lake

At about 9:15 a.m.,  Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to an alarm in the 12600 block of  224th Avenue in Benet Lake. Per dispatch: This is a general fire alarm. Share3 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 3

Units responding for smoke in Bristol

At about about 6:41 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Newport Fire Department units are responding for a report of black smoke in the 12700 block of Highway WG. Per dispatch: Smoke is on the north side of he road, in Wisconsin (this is along the state […]

Deaths Sept. 17, 2018: Jean A. Skora, McKenna Haile Johnson

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

A word from our sponsors: The Sankulpa Yoga Center opens in Bristol

Note: Sankulpa Yoga Center  is a westofthei.com sponsor. This is a paid announcement. — DH The Sankulpa Yoga Center opened in Bristol this summer and shares a building with the new Bristol Hair Shoppe at 19806 83rd Street.  Lori Hawkins is the owner of Sankulpa Yoga, and her vision for this space is to bring […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 6:13 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a crash in the 800 block of 180th Avenue in Paris. Per dispatch: Single vehicle off the road. Share4 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 4

Hot Monday then rain may return?

Summer of 2018, in its waning days, appears to be making the best of what little time it has left. Monday’s high temperature is forecast to reach 88, says the latest, local National Weather Service forecast. Temperatures will cool somewhat after that, with highs in the high 70s to mid 80s forecast for the balance […]

Units responding to report of burning in Wheatland

At about 6:33 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department units are responding to a report of burning in the 5700 block of 312th Avenue in Wheatland. UPDATE 6:39 p.m. — Units on the scene report location is in 5500 block of 312th Avenue. UPDATE 6:41 p.m. — Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue Station No. 4 dispatched to […]

A word from our sponsors: Sept. 16, 2018 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

Note: Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty, are westofthei.com sponsors. This is a paid announcement — DH Here are open houses being hosted today by Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty (click the links below for more information): 23504 80th Pl, Salem 23634 124th St, Trevor 23410 112th St, Trevor 117 Katie Dr, […]

A word from our sponsors: Wisconsin Emissions Testing available at Wilmot Auto Service

Note: Wilmot Auto Service is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Wisconsin Emissions Tests can now be done at Wilmot Auto Service. The test is free to you. Call 862-6300 for an appointment. Hours are Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 7:30 to 11 a.m. Wilmot Auto Service, Inc is an independent […]

Wilmot UHS inducts 5 into Hall of Fame

Wilmot Union High School inducted five alumni into the Wilmot Union High School Hall of Fame on Friday, Sept. 7. An award reception and induction were held Friday evening prior to the football game, where the inductees were also recognized on the field before kickoff. The 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees are: Norris “Jack” Berry, Class of 1945. […]

Word from our sponsors: TV antenna installation technician wanted

Note: Slades Corners Computer Repair LLC is a westofthei.com sponsor. This is a paid announcement. — DH Slades Corners Computer Repair LLC is looking for a technician to travel SE Wisconsin, NE Illinois to do television antenna installations. Must have a reliable vehicle that can carry ladders. Must be able to climb 20 to 30 […]

Kenosha County hosting Infant Health and Safety Fair & Diaper Distribution Sept. 26

Kenosha County is holding an Infant Health and Safety Fair & Diaper Distribution as it observes September as National Infant Mortality Awareness Month. Infant mortality is the death of a baby within the first year of life. Most babies are born healthy, but in 2016 in Wisconsin, 415 infants died before their first birthday. That is a slight […]

A word from our sponsors: Sept. 15, 2018 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

Note: Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty, are westofthei.com sponsors. This is a paid announcement — DH Here are open houses being hosted today by Glenda and Butch Dupons, of Bear Realty (click the links below for more information): 7844 7th Ave, Kenosha   Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 9:03 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash in the 800 block of 188th Avenue in Paris Per dispatch: Single motorcycle involved. Share5 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 5

Deaths Sept. 14, 2018: Donald Paul Brown, Fred J. Nevoraski, Jane M. Gaston

This post sponsored by Westosha Floral. The following deaths of local residents and those with local connections are being reported by funeral homes today. Click on name to see obituary/service information: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Units responding for investigation in Silver Lake

At about 5:40 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units are responding for an gas odor investigation at Highways B and F in Silver Lake. Share3 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 3

Paddock Lake discusses making donation to The Sharing Center

Paddock Lake village officials appear to be on the cusp of making a donation to The Sharing Center this year from surplus funds and perhaps as a budgeted item next year. The Sharing Center is a resource center and food pantry located in Trevor, serving Western Kenosha County. The willingness to make a donation appears […]

Garage sales page updated

West of the I’s garage sales page has been updated. Be sure to check it out each week before you begin your bargain hunting. If you’d like your sale added to the list, please drop us a line at darren@westofthei.com. Include your address, days, hours etc. We’ll even add a map to your info. Share1 […]

Sponsored post: Community invited to get involved at Lakeland Little League election meeting Sept. 24

Note: This is a paid announcement from Lakeland Little League. — DH Lakeland Little League will hold its annual Election Meeting on Sept. 24, starting at 6 p.m. at Central High School in Paddock Lake. All those with children in the program as well as other communities members interested are encouraged to attend said Frank […]

Chickens likely to continue to be limited to larger lots in Salem Lakes

A slim majority of Salem Lakes Village Board members showed a preference for continuing to allow chicken keeping in the village only on larger lots. Most Village Board members expressed during discussion of a backyard chicken ordinance at a meeting Monday a preference for keeping the minimum lot size for keeping chickens at two acres. […]

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