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July 4 celebrations across Racine County

The Racine County Eye has all of the July 4 happenings right here for Racine County. Click a link for information about your area’s local 4th of July festivities. July 4 and so much more The Racine County Eye, which includes the Kenosha Lens, has a great celebrations section to keep you updated on community-wide […]

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Martin Luther King Jr. 2023 celebrations set for Racine, Kenosha

RACINE AND KENOSHA — Celebrations of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. are set for Racine and Kenosha next month. Racine celebrations The Racine Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department and the Racine Unified School District will host a free, family-friendly event to celebrate King’s legacy on Wednesday, Jan. 11. The event, to […]

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3rd annual Mount Pleasant tree lighting celebration features photos with Santa on Dec. 4

MOUNT PLEASANT — The third annual tree lighting celebration in the Village of Mount Pleasant will take place on Dec. 4, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Mount Pleasant Village Hall, 8811 Campus Drive. Tree lighting and more Village residents and other community members are welcome to join in for a night full of holiday […]

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Kenosha Pride announces new location and date for 2023

KENOSHA — Kenosha Pride is gearing up for another year of fun and unity. The organization that hosts the Kenosha Pride festival aims to bring the community together while promoting unity and acceptance of those of the LGBTQ+ community of Southeastern Wisconsin and Northeastern Illinois. Kenosha Pride 2023 This year’s Pride celebration will take place […]

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Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast honors 342 local girls at Highest Awards Celebration

MILWAUKEE — Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast (GSWISE) is recognizing 342 local Girl Scouts for earning the Girl Scout Bronze, Silver, and Gold Awards, the highest honors a Girl Scout can earn, during its annual Highest Awards Celebration on Tuesday, May 9 at Milwaukee Area Technical College’s Downtown Campus. The 342 recipients contributed more than […]

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3rd annual Juneteenth Celebration held at Echo Lake Park on Father’s Day

The Burlington Coalition for Dismantling Racism (BCDR) is hosting its third annual Juneteenth Celebration at Echo Lake Park in Burlington this Sunday, June 19. The festivities will kick off at 11 a.m. and go until 4 p.m. Since it’s on Father’s Day, all fathers who attend will also be honored. Juneteenth is the celebration of […]

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15th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on Jan. 16 at Festival Hall

RACINE — The community will gather Monday on Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday to celebrate his accomplishments and contributions at Festival Hall, 5 5th St., in Downtown Racine. Doors will open to the event at 11:45 a.m. The Racine Mirror Newspaper, Insider Racine, and Hispanic Reflections Newspaper will host the celebration. The City of Racine […]

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2 ways to defrost your turkey in time for Thanksgiving

It’s almost time for Thanksgiving. The turkey, the star of the show, comes bearing responsibility. It’s all about timing. In order to complete your feast, make sure you leave enough time to properly defrost your bird. On top of peeling potatoes, making cornbread, preparing the stuffing, and chopping vegetables, there is an essential job that […]

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Cinco de Mayo: Margaritas, Tacos and More

Cinco de Mayo is celebrated each year on May 5. This day commemorates the Mexican Army’s victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla. In the United States, we’ve adopted this day and turned it into a celebration. Do you want to spend Cinco de Mayo drinking margaritas, eating tacos or both? Celebrate […]

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Kenosha County Suffrage Celebration Rescheduled for Sept. 8

KENOSHA — Kenosha County’s celebration of 101 years of the women’s right to vote, delayedby inclement weather last month, is now rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 8. The festivities will run from 7 to 9 p.m. on the lawn outside the Anderson Arts Center, 6603Third Ave., Kenosha. Admission is free. Grounds will open at 6 p.m., […]

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5 Ways to Celebrate National Wisconsin Day

It’s National Wisconsin Day! There’s no better day than today to celebrate all of Wisconsin’s beauty. From small-town farms to Friday night fish fries, and everything in between, this state is undeniably remarkable. Why not celebrate it? In 2019, Governor Tony Evers officially declared Feb. 15, National Wisconsin Day. Turn on your polka music, grab […]

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