Posted inCORONAVIRUS

A Year in Review: COVID-19 Impact

A year ago this was our last week living our normal lives and no one knew it. However, the COVID-19 pandemic changed our county. This virus impacted our lives in every way imaginable. From entertainment to education, our lives were drastically altered. Racine County Eye readers weighed in to share how their lives were impacted […]

Posted inGovernment, Local news

City Bulldozes Capitol Theater

After a committee tried to save the Capitol Theater, 3017 Washington Ave., the city bulldozed the historical theater on Monday, March 1, 2021. The Capitol Theater Restoration Committee, affiliated with the West Racine Alliance, worked to stop the raze but fell short of saving this piece of Racine’s history. According to the Wisconsin Historical Society, it […]

Posted inCommunity

Local Girls Make History as First Female Eagle Scouts

The Boy Scouts of America and Three Harbors Council, BSA will recognize four female members, from the Southeastern Wisconsin area, among the first class of female Eagle Scouts. These individuals include Annie ​Scheidt, Cassie ​Scheidt, Annastasia Wischki, and Jaisyn Daher​. Boy Scouts of America provides the nation’s foremost youth program of character development and values-based […]

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Donald Gloo

Donald Gloo, 58, is throwing his hat in the ring to run against incumbent Martin Meissner, Mike Rohrer, Kate Maurer, and Milt Habeck on April 6, 2021, for Wind Point Village Trustee. Residents will vote for three candidates and the top three people with the most votes will be sworn into office. To read more about […]

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Mike Rohrer

Mike Rohrer, 53, will be throwing his hat in the ring to run against Donald Gloo, Martin Meissner, Kate Maurer, and Milt Habeck on April 6, 2021, for Wind Point Village Trustee. Residents will vote for three candidates and the top three people with the most votes will be sworn into office. To read more about […]

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Martin Meissner

Marin Meissner, 26, will be throwing his hat in the ring to run against Donald Gloo, Martin Meissner, Mike Rohrer, Kate Maurer, and Milt Habeck on April 6, 2021, for Wind Point Village Trustee. Residents will vote for three candidates and the top three people with the most votes will be sworn into office. To read […]