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Restoration Ministries: Rebuilding Lives in Racine

Kelly Scroggins-Powell founded Restoration Ministries, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, with the motivation to assist people in need. Through this ministry, they rebuild lives by providing support services. The organization was established in 2006. Scroggins-Powell lived in Indiana when the organization was first created. However, when moving back to Racine, she brought Restoration Ministries with her. […]

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Our Top Most Read Stories From Last Week

You were busy, we were busy. So let’s get you caught up on the news from this week. Here are the top most read stories from the week. And if you have a news tip, call us at (262) 504-9570. http://racinecountyeye.com/newsdesk/woman-struggles-to-keep-home-after-husband-dies/ http://racinecountyeye.com/newsdesk/editorial-segue-racine-heart-building-right-place/ http://racinecountyeye.com/newsdesk/police-racine-men-used-heroin-in-illinois-before-driving-home/ http://racinecountyeye.com/newsdesk/woman-charged-stealing-boots-exs-new-girlfriend/ http://racinecountyeye.com/newsdesk/man-charged-stealing-500-blank-cds-dvrs/    

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Decision On Hospitality Center Permit Deferred

After hours of hearing public comment that was overwhelmingly for the Hospitality Center to keep operating as is, the Racine Plan Commission voted 4 to 0 to defer a decision on expanding its conditional use permit. City plan commission members met Wednesday to hear recommendations from city staffers to confirm the Hospitality Center’s conditional use permit as […]

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Dickert, Hargrove Talk Hospitality Center, Homeless Solutions

**Editor’s Note: After the Hospitality Center last week ceased overnight emergency shelter, Racine County Eye heard from residents asking where the candidates for mayor of the City of Racine stand on the issue of homelessness in general and what the city’s role could be in finding a long-term solution for overnight emergency shelter. Both incumbent […]

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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 […]