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Letter to the Editor: Visioning A Greater Racine

What is the cost of building community? What is the cost if we don’t? Community happened today. In our Racine community TODAY, conversations happened, stories were shared, relationships grew stronger, food was eaten and connections made. When you visit the Hospitality Center (Racine), there are no questions asked. You arrive to nourish both your body […]

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Letter to the Editor: Report to the Community from Ram Bhatia

As we fast approach the Spring elections, I am pleased to submit my quarterly update progress report to the Mount Pleasant community-final report before the elections. The village board has been very busy during this quarterly reporting period continuing to meet the challenges of the changing economic needs. One thing that I am personally excited […]

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Letter to the Editor: Trump Supporter Violence Not OK, Either

**This Letter to the Editor was submitted by Mary McIlvaine. Responding to Dave Kristopeit’s November 11, 2016 letter to the editor in the Racine Journal Times, I wonder if Kristopeit also extends his vitriol of “Lock them up. Throw away the key.” to perpetrators of violence inspired by Trump’s campaign and election, or only reserves […]

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Letter to the Editor: Open Letter from Highway V Residents

**This letter to the editor was submitted by a group of Mount Pleasant residents who live on Highway V. You may have read about Caledonia’s water/sewer project that will cost 65 Mount Pleasant residents nearly $2 million in assessments for water and sewer service which was not part of the original contract between the two villages. You […]

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Letter to the Editor: Talk About a ‘Crappy Attitude’

**This Letter to the Editor was submitted by Mount Pleasant resident Kelly Gallaher. What in the world is Mt. Pleasant Trustee David DeGroot thinking? The opinion section of Sunday’s Journal Times features a letter by Mr. DeGroot in support of fellow trustees, Anna Marie Clausen and Rick McCluskey for the primary election on Tuesday, February 16th. In […]

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Letter to the Editor: Lawmakers Need to Vote on School District Bill

**Editor’s Note: This letter to the editor was submitted by Sturtevant Trustee Chris Larsen. I was glad to see that Rep. Weatherston and Rep. Vos worked to allow Gateway Technical College to open charter schools. I am glad to see that they support other options when it comes to educating our children. However, they passed a bill for […]