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Happy New Year 2018 from westofthei.com!

Thank you for the support of all of our readers and advertisers in 2017! We will continue to work in 2018 to be more informative than ever! Share20 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 20

Happy holidays from westofthei.com!

We would like to thank all of our loyal readers and advertisers who continue to make westofthei.com possible. We will continue to work to become more useful to you every day. Sincerely, Darren and Karen Hillock and family Share23 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 23

Happy New Year 2017 from westofthei.com!

Thank you to our readers and sponsors in 2016! We will work hard to earn your continued support through 2017. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Happy holidays from westofthei.com!

We would like to thank all of our loyal readers and advertisers who continue to make westofthei.com possible. We will continue to work to become more useful to you every day. Sincerely, Darren and Karen Hillock and family Share29 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 29

Happy Thanksgiving 2016

Among our many blessings, we at westofthei.com are thankful for all of our readers, advertisers and supporters. Happy Thanksgiving! Share13 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 13

Happy holidays from westofthei.com

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Happy Thanksgiving 2015!

westofthei.com wishes you a Happy Thanksgiving 2015! Share7 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 7

Samantha Lucas wins 2015 westofthei.com county fair booth contest

Samantha Lucas of Bristol was this year’s winner of westofthei.com’s guessing contest at its booth at the Kenosha County Fair. This year’s contest was guessing the number of dried cranberries in a quart canning jar. There were 1,436 cranberries in the jar. Lucas guessed 1,427, making her the closest guesser and the winner of the prize, a $100 gift card to Marv and […]

A word from us: Support westofthei.com with voluntary subscription

On our April 1 anniversary of six years covering the news in Western Kenosha County, we are offering our readers the opportunity to help support the work of westofthei.com with a voluntary subscription  — and also get a way to show off your West of the I pride. Our main source of revenue over the last five years […]

A word from us: Support westofthei.com with voluntary subscription

As we approach our April 1 anniversary of six years covering the news in Western Kenosha County, we are offering our readers the opportunity to help support the work of westofthei.com with a voluntary subscription  — and also get a way to show off your West of the I pride. Our main source of revenue over the […]

A word from us: Support westofthei.com with voluntary subscription

As we approach our April 1 anniversary of six years covering the news in Western Kenosha County, we are offering our readers the opportunity to help support the work of westofthei.com with a voluntary subscription  — and also get a way to show off your West of the I pride. Our main source of revenue over the […]

Happy New Year 2015 from westofthei.com!

We wish all of our readers and sponsors a prosperous 2015! We will work hard to earn your continued support through the year to come. Share9 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 9

Happy Holidays from westofthei.com!

We would like to thank all of our loyal readers and advertisers who continue to make westofthei.com possible. We will continue to strive to become more useful to you every day. Sincerely, Darren and Karen Hillock Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Happy Thanksgiving 2014

All of us at westofthei.com wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! Share7 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 7

Happy New Year 2014 from westofthei.com

We appreciate the support of our readers and sponsors in 2013! We will work hard to earn your continued support through 2014. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Merry Christmas from westofthei.com!

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Maintenance scheduled for tonight

Our webhost will be doing some routine maintenance at about 8 p.m. today. It should go smoothly and not result in any significant downtime. But if you try to reach the site around then you may have trouble accessing westofthei.com. If there’s important breaking news during the maintenance window, we will post to our Facebook […]

Kyle Samples wins westofthei.com contest

Note: Lakeside Sentry is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Kyle Samples of Wilmot won westofthei.com’s booth contest this year at the Kenosha County Fair. Samples correctly guessed 346 as the number of candy pieces in a jar displayed during the fair at out booth in the Commercial Building. He won a $100 gift card good […]

About those technical difficulties …

Regular, or even occasional, readers of westofthei.com may have experienced some difficulties in reaching the site late Thursday and much of Friday. Our hosting company was having unexpected server difficulties that resulted in the problem. Eventually we were moved to a new server, which has cleared up the issue. The experience also has prompted us to think about some more vigorous […]

Merry Christmas from westofthei.com!

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West of the I businesses wish you happy holidays

Need a dose of holiday spirit? Check out West of the I’s video holiday greetings. Over 20 area business recorded greetings this year.  A new group is featured on our front page this week and all are available for viewing on the Video Holiday Greetings page. Share1 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 1

Happy Thanksgiving from westofthei.com!

Whether you spend it West of the I or somewhere else, all of us at westofthei.com wish you a Happy Thanksgiving. Share2 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 2

461 wins westofthei.com guessing contest

Katie Berezowitz, 5, of Burlington was this year’s winner of the westofthei.com guessing contest at our booth at the Kenosha County Fair. Katie guessed the number of Snap candy pieces in the jar right to the exact number — 461. For her accuracy, she will receive a lifetime membership to the Kenosha County Fair courtesy […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Whether you spend it West of the I or somewhere else, may you have a Happy Thanksgiving. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Come visit westofthei.com at Lakes Area Expo

Come visit the westofthei.com crew — and a whole lot of other area business and organizations — at The 2011 Lakes Area Business Expo will be held on today, at Wilmot Union High School. The Expo will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $2 or $1 with a non-perishable food item. All […]

Thanks for your patience

We want to apologize to anyone that was inconvenienced by our web hosting company’s technical struggles yesterday that kept westofthei.com offline for much of the day. We heard from many people that were concerned about the situation. Thank you for your support. Such prolonged down periods have been very rare — this was the first one — […]

Happy New Year from West of the I!

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Happy Holidays from westofthei.com

We would like to thank all of our loyal readers and advertisers who continue to make westofthei.com possible. We will continue to strive to become more useful to you every day. Sincerely, Darren and Karen Hillock Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Happy Thanksgiving …

Whether you spend it West of the I or somewhere else, may you have a Happy Thanksgiving. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

West of the I Facebook fan page launched

West of the I has launched a facebook fan page. You can visit it here. Go ahead, “like” it too while you’re there. We will work to keep it updated frequently with news for you from Western Kenosha County. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

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