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Tech-Prize competition concludes on Sept. 17 at Gateway, Awards to follow at Monument Square

The Tech-Prize competition will conclude on Sept. 17 at Gateway Technical College. Up to $80,000 in prizes, including cash and scholarships, will be distributed. Awards will follow at Party on the Pavement, with a ceremony at Monument Square stage at 7 p.m. Event happenings From 9 a.m. until noon, 10 contestants will present their product […]

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Best of the Best: Apple Orchards in Southeastern Wisconsin, nominations open on Aug. 29

Racine County Eye is launching the Best of the Best: Apple Orchards in Southeastern Wisconsin contest. Now that fall is in the air, it’s the perfect time to visit a local orchard, nominate your favorites and then vote for the best orchard around. Cast your nominations starting Aug. 29 until Sept. 4. Come back and […]

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Racine County Eye’s Best of the Best: Farmers Market 2022 winners announced

In Racine County, there are nearly a dozen farmers markets that operate throughout the summertime. Luckily, the markets take place almost every day each week, giving Racine County residents the perfect opportunity to shop local. Racine County Eye’s Best of the Best: farmer’s markets have been selected for 2022. Nominations were submitted, people cast their […]

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Racine County Eye’s Best of the Best: BBQ nominate now through Aug. 3

Baby, we’re back! Back with a chance for you to determine who has the best of the best baby back ribs, brisket, ribs, coleslaw, and sauce that’s finger-lickin’ good. Nominations for the Racine County Eye’s Best of the Best: BBQ is now open until Aug. 3. After the nominations are in, voting will take place […]

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You’re invited to rock along with Downtown Racine’s Public Art Project

RACINE – Rocking chairs – 26 of them, to be exact – are Downtown Racine’s Public Art Project for 2022. The sturdy, wooden, Amish-built chairs, each decorated by local artists, can be found outside businesses throughout the Downtown area. This marks the 21st consecutive year for the public art project presented by the Downtown Racine […]

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The Search for “A Few Good Moms” Mother’s Day 2022 Entry #8

The Racine County Eye and Kenosha Lens tribute to Mother’s Day 2022: “A Few Good Moms”Eighth nomination: July Foster, Amaya’s mom I want to nominate my mom because even though she is an AMAZING mother, wife, sister, daughter, and friend, she’s never been nominated for anything in her life. She also just recently lost her […]

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The Search for “A Few Good Moms” Mother’s Day 2022 Entry #7

The Racine County Eye and Kenosha Lens tribute to Mother’s Day 2022: “A Few Good Moms”Seventh nomination: April McDonald April is a single mother of 4 children, ages 16, 15, 13 and 5. She has a full-time job working at Aurora and is also a full-time student trying to progress her career in Healthcare. While […]

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The Search for “A Few Good Moms” Mother’s Day 2022 Entry #6

The Racine County Eye and Kenosha Lens tribute to Mother’s Day 2022: “A Few Good Moms”Sixth nomination: Sheri Hess The fifth and sixth nominations come from and mother-daughter duo! It feels almost impossible to sum up my thoughts, feelings, and experiences around the relationship I have with my mom. We have been through so much […]

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The Search for “A Few Good Moms” Mother’s Day 2022 Entry #5

The Racine County Eye and Kenosha Lens tribute to Mother’s Day 2022: “A Few Good Moms”Fifth nomination: Harley Rae Glodowski The fifth and sixth nominations come from and mother-daughter duo! I would like to nominate my daughter, Harley Rae Glodowski. She really is the best mom that I know. Harley had more than a few […]

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The Search for “A Few Good Moms” Mother’s Day 2022 Entry #4

The Racine County Eye and Kenosha Lens tribute to Mother’s Day 2022: “A Few Good Moms”Fourth nomination: Brittany Rouse I would like to nominate my daughter, Brittany Rouse. She is a stay-at-home mom who has taken on more than a young woman should have to and has rocked it every step of the way! She […]

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The Search for “A Few Good Moms” Mother’s Day 2022 Entry #3

The Racine County Eye and Kenosha Lens tribute to Mother’s Day 2022: “A Few Good Moms”Third nomination: Mary-Ann Abbott My Mom birthed 11 children because she knew each of us chose her to be our Mom. She stayed home, raised, and sacrificed so much so she could stay at home with us as small children. […]

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The Search for “A Few Good Moms” Mother’s Day 2022 Entry #2

The Racine County Eye and Kenosha Lens tribute to Mother’s Day 2022: “A Few Good Moms”Second nomination: Renee George My mother has fostered over 50 children. Along the way she adopted 10 of us, although she couldn’t have biological kids, it didn’t stop her from raising and loving us kids as if we were. She […]