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2022 Growing with Bristol free bike ride on Sept. 17; registration underway now

The 2022 Growing with Bristol free bike ride will take place Sept. 17. Registration for the event is underway now. There will a 5-mile ride for families and a 20-mile ride for biking enthusiasts. You can register here. Check in on the day of the event is at 7 a.m. at Village Hall; ride starts […]

Christ Lutheran Church to host Free Community Picnic Aug. 13

Christ Lutheran Church’s Free Community Picnic will take place Saturday, Aug. 13 from noon until 5 p.m. at the church grounds, 24929 75th St., Paddock Lake. The event will feature a free picnic lunch for everyone. Choice of burger, hotdog, or brat with sides and a beverage. Bring your blanket or lawn chairs. There also […]

2022 Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast is June 18 at Elfering Farms in Bristol

The 2022 Kenosha County Dairy Breakfast will be held at Elfering Farms on Saturday, June 18, from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tickets are $10; children 6 and under are free. Elfering Farms is located at 15324 Horton Road, Bristol. There will be general and handicap parking on site, plus off site parking with a school […]

Schultz-Hahn American Legion Post #293 to host 2022 Memorial Day Parade and ceremony in Silver Lake May 30

Schultz-Hahn American Legion Post #293 will host its annual Memorial Day Parade and ceremony on Monday, May 30. The parade will begin at 9 a.m. The parade route typically starts at Prosser Street and Cogswell Drive and proceeds south on Cogswell to First Street. The parade follows First Street to East Lake Street, turning north […]

Calvary United Church of Christ to host pancake dinner March 1

Calvary United Church of Christ will host a Fat Tuesday pancake dinner Tuesday, March 1 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. The dinner will take place at the church, 1511 Wilmot Ave., Twin Lakes. The dinner is all you can eat. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for children. A basket raffle, including two sets […]

Troop 328 Boy Scouts to host 2022 Super Breakfast and Silent Auction Feb. 13

Salem Boy Scouts of America Troop 328 will host a Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction on Sunday, Feb. 13 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Salem School. All you can eat pancakes, eggs, sausage and biscuits and gravy will be served. Tickets will be sold at the door. Adults are $10, seniors (60 plus) and children 4-7 are […]

Happening now: Town of Wheatland Fire Department corned beef fundraiser underway

The Town of Wheatland Fire Department corned beef dinner fundraiser is underway now at the Bella Vita Banquets in New Munster. The event features an all pick-up format this year, due to COVID-19 concerns. The event was rescheduled from its typical March date. Dinner will be available until 8 p.m., with tickets at the door […]

Town of Wheatland Fire Dept rescheduled corn beef and cabbage dinner is Oct. 19

The Town of Wheatland Fire Department’s rescheduled Corned Beef and Cabbage will be held on Oct. 19 from 4-8 p.m. at Bella Vita Banquet Hall, located at 34816 Geneva Rd Burlington The corned beef and cabbage dinner will be drive-thru and pick up only. Delivery options will be available, but limited to the elderly and […]

Boy Scouts to host Haunted Woods at Camp OhDaKoTa Oct. 16, 17, 23, 24

Area Boy Scouts will be hosting a Scouts Haunted Woods on Oct 16, 17, 23 and 24 at Camp OhDaKoTa, 3363 Dyer Lake Road. The event will run from 7 to 9 p.m., with the last tour at 9:20 p.m., each day. Costs:  $6 in advance, $9 at the door. Come and take a walk through […]

OakVue Farm live nativity for 2019 is Dec. 13 and 14

The local holiday tradition of the live nativity at OakVue Farm in Bristol continues in 2019. The live nativity — which includes live animals — will be presented Friday, Dec. 13, and Saturday, Dec. 14, evening. On Friday, the approximately 45-minute program will take place at 6:30 and 7:45 p.m. On Saturday, the program will […]

Troop 328 Boy Scouts to host 2019 Super Bowl Sunday Breakfast and Silent Auction Feb. 3

Salem Boy Scouts of America Troop 328 will host a Super Bowl Sunday Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction on Sunday, Feb. 3, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Salem School. All you can eat pancakes, eggs, sausage and biscuits and gravy will be served. Tickets will be sold at the door. Adults are $7, seniors and children 4-12 […]

Union Grove UMC annual turkey dinner is Oct. 20

Union Grove United Methodist Church will host its 64th Annual Turkey Dinner with all the fixings on Saturday, Oct. 20. Serving will be from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Adults and all carry outs are $13. Children ages 5 -10 are $6. Under age 5 are free. The traditional dinner includes roast turkey, whipped potatoes, gravy, stuffing, creamed green beans, corn, coleslaw, dinner […]

Fall Fun Fest: Birds & Butterflies – Year of the Bird: 365 Days of Bird Conservation at Pringle Nature Center Sept. 15

Children and adults will be able to see live owls and hawks at an annual bird/fun festival in Bristol on Saturday, Sept. 15. The event, free and open to the public, will be held at Pringle Nature Center in Bristol Woods County Park, 9800 160th Ave., from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.The festival, titled “Fall […]

Next Salem Lakes Concert in the Park is July 15

Salem Lakes Concert in the Park Series has its next concert on Sunday, July 15 from 3-5 p.m., in Schmalfeldt Park, 383 Railroad St., in Silver Lake. Featured will be the band Something About Mary. Share101Tweet101 Shares

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is June 14

Christ Lutheran Church will host its Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, June 14 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available (please, no outside food or beverages). This month’s dinner features your choice […]

Friends of Community Library book sale is Feb. 24 in Twin Lakes

The Friends of Community Library will hold a book sale on Saturday, Feb. 24, at the Twin Lakes library, 110 S. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. The sale will be open to Friends members from 10 to 11 a.m. and to the general public from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. A $5 bargain bag sale will take place from […]

Salem Lakes to host polka night Feb. 24

Salem Lakes is hosting its Inaugural Polka Night on Saturday, Feb. 24 from 6-8 p.m. at Salem Lakes Village Hall. All skill levels are welcome. There will be light refreshments and The Derrick Ziegenbien Band will provide the music. All ages are invited; admission is free. The event is hosted by the Salem Lakes Park Commission. […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Dec. 14

Christ Lutheran Church will host its Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Dec. 14 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available (please, no outside food or beverages). This month featuring ham dinner. […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Nov. 9

Christ Lutheran Church will host its Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Nov. 9 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available (please, no outside food or beverages). This month serving turkey dinner. […]

Tickets on sale now for La Salette Shrine Polish Dinner fundraiser Nov. 4

The Priests and Brothers of the La Salette Shrine in Twin Lakes will host a Polish Dinner Fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 4. Pre-ticket sales only, with 125 seats available. Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner at 5:30 p.m. Tickets  are $25 per person (Note: Ticket price corrected from an ealier version of this post — DH). Call […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Aug. 10

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Aug. 10 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available (please, no outside food or beverages). This month featured are egg […]

OakVue Farm hosting Easter celebration

OakVue Farm will be hosting a Easter celebration starting at 8:30 a.m. on April 16. There will be a celebration service followed by brunch with an egg hunt for kids. Those wishing to attend are asked to RSVP: 262-960-9145. OakVue Farm, which also hosts a live nativity during the Christmas season, is located at 14700 […]

2017 Salem UMC Smorgasbord & Silent Auction is March 5

Salem United Methodist Church’s annual Smorgasbord dinner is Sunday, March 5 from noon to to 5 p.m. Ticket prices are $10 at the door for Adults (14 and up) and $9 for Children and Seniors. Children under 3 are free. For that price, you will get roast beef, chicken, and famous meatballs, potatoes, vegetables and […]

Bristol School teachers to play Harlem Wizards basketball team Feb. 11

The Bristol Education Foundation is hosting the Harlem Wizards as a fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 11. Doors open at 5 pm. This fun-filled, high flying and interactive community event will feature the world famous Harlem Wizards basketball team as they take on a team of teachers and administration from Bristol School. In addition to the game, there also […]

Troop 328 Boy Scouts to host Super Bowl Sunday Breakfast and Silent Auction Feb. 5

Salem Boy Scouts of America Troop 328 will host a Super Bowl Sunday Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction on Sunday, Feb. 5, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Salem School. All you can eat pancakes, eggs, sausage and biscuits and gravy will be served. Tickets will be sold at the door. Adults are $7, seniors and children 4-12 […]

Holy Cross Parish to host spaghetti dinner Jan. 28

Holy Cross Parish will be hosting a spaghetti dinner Saturday, Jan. 28. The dinner will take place at the parish’s Bristol location, 18700 116th St. Cost for all you can eat dinner is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors over 65 and children 5 to 12. Under 5 are free. Carryouts are available as well. Dinner will be served from 4 […]

Wilmot Post Office to host passport event

The Wilmot Post Office, 30725 113th St.,, is hosting a passport event on Saturday, Jan. 14, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. As a result of the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative that took effect in 2007, passports processed will now be expiring in 2017.  People that are traveling or planning to travel in 2017 are encouraged […]

Union Grove United Methodist Silent Auction & Bake Sale Dec. 10

Union Grove United Methodist is holding a Silent Auction & Bake Sale on Saturday, Dec. 10. Doors open at 6 p.m.. for Christmas music, a bake sale, and silent auction of gift baskets, a hog for your freezer and quilts by our own quilters. This year’s special guests will be The Hims of Harmony Quartet. This […]

Santa comes to Salem is Dec. 10

Santa is coming to Salem on Dec. 10, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Salem Town Hall. The event will include pictures with Santa (bring your own camera), children’s crafts, coloring contest and refreshments. The event also will be a Toys for  Tots collection point. Salem Town Hall is located at 9814 Antioch Road, Salem. Share7Tweet7 […]

2016 Twin Lakes Tree Lighting coverage (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Twin Lakes’ village tree lighting took place Friday in Central Park next to the headquarters of the Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association. The festivities started out with holiday music from Lakewood School band and choir students. Later, Wilmot Union High School choir students performed seasonal selections. Here is video of some samples of […]

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