Even the most heartfelt presents will sometimes end up back on the store shelves. Maybe the color was wrong. Perhaps the fit was not quite right. There are any number of reasons why an item needs to be returned. Planning ahead can be a great help to a gift recipient. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, […]
Decorating for Christmas on a budget doesn’t have to result in an underwhelming and uninspired home. With the right décor and plan, you can create an exciting winter wonderland that your family and friends will truly appreciate. We put together a small list of our favorite Christmas decorating ideas, so you can get your creative juices flowing. If you […]
The Downtown Racine Corporation (DRC) is holding a Christmas decoration competition for participating businesses in the downtown area and they need your votes. The competition will be held from now until Dec. 17. Merchants will use lights, ornaments, and decorations of all kinds to adorn their windows and walls for this exciting competition. The winner […]
Sponsored Take a Ride to the North Pole on the Lake Geneva Cruise Line Santa Cruise. Delight in the magic of the holiday season with a trip to the North Pole on the Lake Geneva Cruise Line Santa Cruise. Running from Thanksgiving until New Year’s, families and friends are greeted by jolly elves as they […]
Christmas is on the way! There is still time to see Santa and visit a live Nativity scene. Have holiday fun with Real Racine. Santa’s listening. If you haven’t seen Santa Claus, he’s at Regency Mall, 5538 Durand Ave., for just a few more days. Santa’s big red chair is near the Boston Store court […]
Santa is getting ready for the big ride on Christmas Eve and the NORAD Santa Tracker already has him on their radar. The SantaTracker site tells children and parents just how close the man with the presents is from them on Christmas Eve. For now though, children can explore North Pole Village, which features the […]
Christmas is in the air all over Racine County this weekend. Have some family fun with Santa, shopping, parades and music. Real Racine has these great ideas for you. Fun in the Grove. The Village of Union Grove welcomes everyone to Christmas Comes to Union Grove this Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Santa arrives at Village […]
Blessings big and small happen every day throughout our community, but seem especially touching during the holidays. Sandy Dallia on the Racine County Eye Facebook page posted a message, asking us to pass on her thanks to a stranger who gifted her family with a $100 gift card to KMart while they were at the […]
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These kids from North Park Elementary know all about who is coming to town on Christmas morning. They know who is on the naughty list and who is on the good list, what he looks like, and where Santa lives when he’s not out delivering the goods.
On a cold December 4, the annual Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made it’s way through the Sturtevant train station. With thousands watching, it was a sight to behold. Click on the video start button to see our vantage point. We were, unfortunately, too far away from the band to capture it on video so what […]
Sometimes Christmas brings us playful moments, sometimes meaningful ones and here’s what a few of you shared on social media. Ashlee DomanskiRacine County Online Garage Sale My 4.5 yr old twins came to me last night wanting to give another child some of their toys. Theyare used but free to a child who might enjoy […]
Most area residents will have piles of garbage and recycling once Christmas Day comes to a close. Here’s the pick-up schedule for where you live and what else is open (or closed) over the next couple of days: City of Racine: No garbage or recycling collection either Wednesday or Thursday. Normal schedule resumes Friday […]
With Christmas fast approaching, it’s a wonderful time for family entertainment in Racine County. This week you’ll find lively live theater, a Christmas lesson, a reflective celebration and pro basketball action. Come along with Real Racine. Fun at the Farm. Apple Holler Farm, 5006 S. Sylvania Ave., Yorkville, has two holiday productions this weekend. “Santa […]