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5 places to get Pączki in Racine County for Fat Tuesday

RACINE COUNTY — Fat Tuesday, also known as Mardi Gras, is just around the corner. Gear up for the Lenten season by eating pączki on Feb. 21. Pączki, pronounced POOCH-KEY, is a Polish friend donut, most commonly enjoyed before Lent. Where you can find these pastries in Racine County? The sweet and puffy pastry is […]

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Business Spotlight: Java Dreams

CALEDONIA — Melissa Rice, a full-time accountant by day, fueled her dream of owning a coffee shop that prides itself on delivering more than just a cup of coffee. She provides a place of connection and community. Racine County is now home to Java Dreams, a quaint-but-modern coffee shop, cafe, small bakery, and spot to […]