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109 students complete Summer Youth Employment Program through the county

RACINE COUNTY — The Summer Youth Employment Program saw 109 young people complete the initiative through August in Racine County. The program, now in its third year, has become a cornerstone initiative as a part of Racine County’s efforts to support and uplift the youth throughout the county. The Youth Employment Program aims to improve outcomes […]

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Pritchard Park pickleball courts grand opening set for Oct. 19

RACINE – A grand opening and dedication ceremony for the county’s newest public pickleball courts is set for 3 p.m. Wednesday at Pritchard Park, 2800 Ohio St. Community members are invited to see the new facility and bring along their paddles and balls for a friendly game after the event. No registration is necessary. The […]

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YMCA gets outside support to boost lifeguard pay, benefits for SCJ Community Aquatic Center

RACINE – The Racine Family YMCA is boosting the pay and benefits for lifeguards at the SC Johnson Community Aquatic Center. The facility, located in Pritchard Park, 2800 Ohio St., has been closed for much of the summer because of ongoing staffing shortages. A lifeguard shortage has sharply cut the operating hours at the SC […]

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