Posts from ‘December, 2019’

A word from our sponsors: Dec. 8, 2019 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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2019 Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue Santa coverage (VIDEOS & PHOTOS)

Santa visited with local children at the Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue Station Saturday morning. Santa toured the village on a fire truck before coming to the station. Besides talking to Santa and posting for a photo, children were able to pick out a pre-Christmas gift and have a snack of a hot dog and […]

2019 Bristol Fire and Rescue Pancake Breakfast coverage (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

The Bristol Fire Department welcomed the community to its home for hearty food and some holiday fun Saturday morning at the department’s annual Pancake Breakfast. The event featured musical performances from the Bristol School jazz band and Jazz Central from Central High School, crafts, visits and photos with Santa and pancakes and sausage. Admission to […]

A word from our sponsors: Dec. 7, 2019 open houses from Bear Realty’s Glenda and Butch Dupons

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Deaths Dec. 6, 2019: George Joseph Felleti

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2019 Twin Lakes Trees on Parade & Holiday Shopping coverage (PHOTOS)

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association Trees on Parade & Holiday Shopping 2019 kicked off Friday at St. John the Evangelist Church Community Center, 701 Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. The event includes: Decorated tree contest, holiday shopping with crafters and retail vendors, Gingerbread House Contest, Kids Korner with crafts and activities for the little ones, Door Prize and […]

2019 Twin Lakes Tree Lighting coverage (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Twin Lakes kicked off the holiday season with the annual Christmas tree lighting in Central Park Friday evening. The event, organized by the Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association, drew a crowd that filled the park at its peak. Local Boy Scouts sold treats and hot chocolate and there was a model train display […]

Central HS Holiday Band Concert is Dec. 11

The Central High School Bands will perform the 2019 Holiday Concert on Wednesday, Dec. 11, starting at 7 p.m. Audience members can enjoy a hot cup of cocoa and candy canes as they listen to holiday music.  Join the band students by wearing your favorite ugly holiday sweater.  All CHS Band concerts are free admission. […]

A word from our sponsors: 2019 Paddock Lake Lighted Holiday Parade is Dec. 14

Note: Paddock Lake is advertising this event with westofthei. This is a paid announcement. — DH Paddock Lake’s 7th annual Holiday Parade will be on Dec. 14, starting at 4 p.m. Village Board and staff invite all residents young and old to participate in the Village of Paddock Lake 6th Annual Christmas Parade. The parade will start at McAlonan […]

Brighton School collecting items for Union Grove veterans home

Brighton School is spearheading a drive to benefit a group of veterans living in Union Grove. Items sought include fun size candy bars, bags of individually wrapped chocolate candy for prizes, diet and regular soda, Walmart gift cards, subscriptions to “Reminisce” magazine, young living essential oils (thieves, lemon, orange, peppermint, purification), essential oils diffusers (Amazon […]

Christian Lutheran Church annual Christmas concert is Dec. 7

Christian Lutheran Church will host its annual Christmas Concert on Dec. 7, starting at 6 p.m. The concert will feature performances by Riverport Chorus and Alleluia Bell Choir. This free event will feature holiday fun and include cookies and beverages at intermission. Christ Lutheran Church is located at 24929 75th Street in Paddock Lake. Share15Tweet15 […]

Randall closes 96th Street in North Nippersink

Despite pumping at Nippersink Bowl, Randall is closing a portion of 96th St between 401 Ave and 399th Ave in the North Nippersink Subdivision, town Chairman Bob Stoll announced Thursday night. The road will remain closed until further notice, Stoll said. Share20Tweet20 Shares

Missing pets: German shorthair pointer

German Shorthair Pointer dog, Troy has been missing since Nov. 19, 2019 around 7 pm. He’s dark brown, 70 pounds, male, not neutered, was wearing dog tag with his name. Troy was last seen in the Silver Lake area on Nov. 28. Contact Nancy Kurtz if you know anything about this dog at 262-914-1821 and […]

Paddock Lake to have 2019 Holiday Decorating Contest

Paddock Lake residents, get decorating! The village of Paddock Lake is having a 2019 Holiday Decorating Contest. Judging of holiday displays throughout the village will take place Dec. 21 by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. Make sure you have your lights and decorations on that day from 6 to 9 p.m. to be considered. Winners […]

Units responding for burning in Trevor

At about 10:26 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of burning in the 26100 block of 104th Street in Trevor. Share2Tweet2 Shares

Units responding for alarm in Salem

At about 10:23 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for an alarm in the 23300 block of 87th Street in Salem. Per dispatch: This is a carbon monoxide alarm. No one is reporting symptoms of CO exposure. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Wilmot UHS bands to perform A Musical Gift concert Dec. 11

The Wilmot High School bands will perform “A Musical Gift” at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, December 11th in the Lance Haas Auditorium for the Performing Arts at 11112 308th Avenue, Wilmot, Wisconsin. The Wind Ensemble will perform “Amparito Roca” by Jaime Texidor, “Entry March of the Boyars” by Johan Halvorsen, and “Among The Clouds” by Brian Bamages […]

A word from our sponsors: Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association Trees on Parade 2019 is Dec 6 & 7

Note: Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association Trees on Parade 2019 will take place Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7 at St. John the Evangelist Church Community Center, 701 Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. This year’s marks the 13th annual trees event. Hours on Friday […]

Deaths Dec. 4, 2019: John C. Gitzinger, John Richard Delcorps

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Town of Wheatland Fire Department Auxiliary hosting Pictures with Santa Dec. 8

Come see Santa at the Wheatland Fire House on Sunday, Dec. 8 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Come get your photo taken with Santa. This is a free community event sponsored by Town of Wheatland Fire Department Auxiliary. The Wheatland Fire House is located in New Munster. Share17Tweet17 Shares

Twin Lakes considering deactivating Cemetery Board

The Twin Lakes Village Board is considering deactivating its Cemetery Board. At Monday’s committee of the whole meeting, Trustee Kevin Fitzgerald, who is the Village Board’s representative to the Cemetery Board, proposed the action. The Cemetery Board, he said, doesn’t in practice have much to do, but still is required to meet twice a year. […]

Deaths Dec. 3, 2019: Sherry Branham Napier, Dale R. Coss

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Santa to visit kids at Twin Lakes Fire Department on Dec. 7

Santa will be visiting children at the Twin Lakes Fire Department station on Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Kids can have their photo taken with Santa at the event. There also will be cookies and drinks available. The Twin Lakes Fire Department and Rescue Squad station is located at 236 E Main […]

Units responding to Bristol School for medical call

At about 1:20 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to Bristol school for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is having an allergic reaction. Share19Tweet19 Shares

A word from our sponsors: 2019 Paddock Lake Lighted Holiday Parade is Dec. 14

Note: Paddock Lake is advertising this event with westofthei. This is a paid announcement. — DH Paddock Lake’s 7th annual Holiday Parade will be on Dec. 14, starting at 4 p.m. Village Board and staff invite all residents young and old to participate in the Village of Paddock Lake 6th Annual Christmas Parade. The parade will start at McAlonan […]

2019 Bristol Fire Dept. annual pancake breakfast is Dec. 7

The 5th Annual Pancake Breakfast at the Bristol Fire Department will take place Saturday, Dec. 7, from 8 to 11 a.m., at 19801 83rd St., Bristol. Admission is two non-perishable food items per person for The Sharing Center or one unwrapped toy per person for Toys for Tots. The event will include: 8:30 a.m. — […]

Home and Community Education annual Cookie Sale is Dec. 6

Home and Community Education of Kenosha County will host their annual Cookie Sale, Friday, Dec. 6, from 930 a.m. to 1 p.m. (or until all goodies are sold). Cookies sell for $8 per package, and assorted breads, candy and caramel corn will also be available. Proceeds from the sale benefit the Kenosha County HCE Family […]

Kenosha County deputies to continue to enforce marijuana laws here despite upcomning change in Illinois law

The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department made the following announcement Monday regarding the upcoming legalization of recreational use of marijuana in Illinois: In the coming weeks legalized recreational marijuana will begin in the state of Illinois. The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department recognizes that residents of Wisconsin can now travel to Illinois and consume recreational marijuana in […]

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. Wilmot Auto Service, Inc is an independent auto repair shop and has earned […]

A word from our sponsors: Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association Trees on Parade 2019 is Dec 6 & 7

Note: Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association Trees on Parade 2019 will take place Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7 at St. John the Evangelist Church Community Center, 701 Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. This year’s marks the 13th annual trees event. Hours on Friday […]

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