Sturtevant Approves 2014 Budget

by Heather Asiyanbi Sturtevant trustees unanimously approved the 2014 village budget, which includes an increase in the levy but lower taxes overall for residents. The 2014 budget as proposed is $3,997,739; about a 4.25 percent increase over the 2013 budget, which was $3,834,512. About half of that amount – two percent – is an […]

Fatal Fire Victim Identified

The victim from the fire in Mount Pleasant has been identified. by Heather Asiyanbi Mount Pleasant police late Thursday afternoon confirmed that Dennis H. Radford, 62, of Racine, was the person they found in the basement of the burning home on Timmer Lane. “The deceased’s body has been taken to the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s […]

Kacala Announces He’s Leaving RCEDC

By Denise Lockwood Racine County Economic Development Corporation (RCEDC) director Gordy Kacala will retire from his position after being on the job for 24 years. “It has been a tremendous honor to serve this organization and work with all the extremely talented and dedicated public and private sector people at RCEDC, and throughout Racine […]