Posted inObituaries

Sylvia VanderLeest Worked In Nursing Care Throughout Her Life

Sylvia Jane VanderLeest, 75, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at Ascension All Saints Hospital.  She was born in Racine on November 26, 1942, the daughter of the late Richard and Veronica (Nee: Olk) VanderLeest. Sylvia graduated from William Horlick High School and worked in nursing care at St. Luke’s Hospital, St. Mary’s […]

Posted inCommunity, Obituaries

Obituary: Clayton Meier Actively Served The Racine Community

Surrounded by his loving family, Clayton A. Meier, 90, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2016 at his residence. Clayton was born in Racine, Aug. 31, 1925, son of the late Arthur and Nellie (Nee: Hanson) Meier. Clayton was a graduate of William Horlick High School “Class of 1943”. He proudly served with the 95th Infantry […]

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Home Instead Senior Care Foundation Grants St. Monica’s $10,000

To help seniors coping with dementia age in place, the Home Instead Senior Care Foundation donated $10,000 to St. Monica’s Assisted Living, 3920 N. Green Bay Rd., to develop an integrated wandering management system. The foundation handed out eight grants in total this spring to organizations around the nation, according to a press release by […]

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Need a New Gig? Check Out These Opportunities

Attention job seekers: here are a few current job openings in the area: From the Round-About Bar & Smokehouse in Caledonia: The Roundabout Bar and Smokehouse is in need of a bartender/waitress as soon as possible. We prefer someone who has bartended or waitressed before, but will train the right person. You must pass a complete […]

Posted inBreaking

Be A Santa To A Senior Program Looking For Volunteers, Donations

Through the Be a Santa to a Senior program, area retailers and agencies that serve older adults have partnered with Home Instead Senior Care to make sure that isolated seniors receive gifts and companionship. The campaign, which has been around for the past 11 years, has provided more than 2,000 gifts to local needy seniors and is being planned again […]

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