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13th annual Equality Prom welcomes all students on April 22 at Meadowbrook Country Club

RACINE — The LGBT Center of SE Wisconsin is proud to host the 13th annual Equality Prom on April 22 at Meadowbrook Country Club, 2149 N. Green Bay Road, Racine. Middle and high schoolers who identify as LGBTQIA+, in addition to anyone who is an ally and/or interested in attending, are welcome to dance the […]

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10 ways to manage mental health during the holidays

Talking about mental health has become less stigmatized, especially since the advent of the Covid-19 pandemic. Stress, anxiety and depression are something no one wants to experience during the holidays. However, far too often, the symptoms of these conditions overwhelm people. The holidays can be difficult due to financial troubles, the loss of loved ones, […]

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Racine Roundup on TMJ4: Scooter’s Coffee, Blank-Fest, City of Racine earns perfect MEI score

The Racine Roundup aired on TMJ4 during the 4 O’Clock news on Thursday, Dec. 1. This week, Racine County Eye Web Editor Loren Lamoreaux discussed various stories with TMJ4 anchors, Steve Chamraz and Susan Kim. The business spotlight of the week is Scooter’s Coffee, 6910 Washington Ave. The franchise store is locally owned by the […]

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City of Racine achieves perfect score in latest Municipal Equality Index, up 144% since 2018

RACINE — The City of Racine is among 120 cities nationally to achieve a perfect score in the annual Municipal Equality Index (MEI) released Wednesday by the Human Rights Campaign. This year’s MEI rating marked the first time that Racine has received a perfect score of 100 and was a huge increase from the city’s […]