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Photo Gallery: Empty Bowls Fills The Need

Every year hundreds of bowls get made by the community, then the empty bowls get filled with soup for a donation at Racine Festival Hall — it’s tradition. The fundraiser brings the community together to enjoy the work of area artists, schools, bakeries, restaurants, entertainers and generous businesses like you to raise funds that benefit […]

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Hospitality Center Closes, But No Long-term Solution For Guests

Despite a community-wide discussion about homelessness in Racine held last week, the 28 homeless men and women calling the Hospitality Center home won’t be able to sleep there anymore. The overnight emergency program ended Tuesday night for good while it maintains its day services. But many guests at the Hospitality Center weren’t clear on where they were going to […]

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The Big Bundle Up Collects 353 Items

Congratulations, area residents. You did it again! Your generous donations totaled 353 winter clothing items, including coats, sweaters, gloves and hats, to “The Big Bundle Up” campaign conducted by Real Racine and the Wisconsin Department of Tourism. The 2014-15 campaign, held from Nov. 24 through Jan. 4, collected warm clothing for local charities. The Real […]