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Evers rolls out capital budget proposal, teen charged in infant death

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Burlington Municipal Airport Serves as New Base for Flight For Life

The Burlington Municipal Airport will serve as a new base for Flight for Life. The expansion will advance the mission of Flight For Life to aid Wisconsin with effective critical care transport services. This addition will decrease response times to emergencies and injuries in Southern Wisconsin. Racine, Walworth, and Kenosha Counties will benefit from the new base location. […]

Posted inArts & Entertainment, Culture, Development, Local news, Non-Profits

Mahogany Black Arts and Cultural Center Proposed for Racine County

RACINE – On Saturday, March 5, Scott Terry, along with fellow board members, announced the advent of the Mahogany Black Arts and Cultural Center, Inc. (MBACC) in Racine. The announcement was made from the temporary location of the museum and cultural center, Mahogany Gallery, 1422 Washington Ave. The need for such a facility was realized […]

Posted inKenosha Government, Kenosha Lens, Uptown Observer

Kenosha Tavern League decries cabaret license changes

KENOSHA ⏤ The Kenosha Tavern League opposes the changes proposed to the city’s cabaret license requirements. They made that opposition very clear at their meeting Tuesday at Coins Sports Bar, 1714 52nd St. The league especially opposes new measures that place an extra burden on business owners already dealing with a pandemic. Sponsored by Ald. […]

Posted inCommunity, Employment, Finances, Government, Health, Health and Fitness, Home, Life, Non-Profits, Parenting, Police and fire, Schools

Racine County Community Resource Directory

The Racine County Eye has compiled a helpful Community Resource Directory to provide assistance when someone is in need of available resources. This directory contains resources such as emergency resources, abuse resources, advocacy support, consumer needs, education, employment help, food resources, financial assistance, healthcare, housing, parenting, mental health, transportation, and veteran services. Racine County is […]

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Aggressive policing escalates violence at protests, research shows. A former Madison police chief touts a better way.

By Clara Neupert Wisconsin Watch At least 1,500 young people gathered on Madison, Wisconsin’s Mifflin Street in April 1973 for a block party featuring street dancing, potato salad and sunshine. People drank beer, smoked weed and tossed Frisbees in the neighborhood near the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus known informally as Miffland. This story also appeared […]

Eastern Racine County Election Guide: Spring 2022

Curious about who is on the ballot for the spring of 2022 election in Racine County? The election will take place on April 5, 2022. Follow our Racine County Election Guide Spring 2022 for the candidate’s biographies and election results. Voting Information Here are three places you can keep track of the spring 2022 election […]

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Curt Barnes, Racine Raiders VP of Operations, Dies

Curtis (Curt) Barnes is a name that Racine won’t forget. The Racine Raiders Organization made an announcement on Facebook that shared the unfortunate news of Barnes’ death. He died on Jan. 26, 2022, surrounded by his loving family. Racine Raiders Mourn The Racine Raiders are a 501c(3) not-for-profit organization staffed by volunteers. Barnes was among […]

Posted inLocal news, Schools

Committee Begins Receiving Applications For Gateway Board Of Trustees Seats

The Board Appointment Committee for the Gateway Technical College District Board of Trustees will accept applications from district residents seeking appointment to the board. Deadline to apply for the appointment is noon, Feb. 14. Three seats are open for appointment which begins July 1 and will end June 30, 2023. Those holding the three seats […]