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Holiday Train canceled by COVID concerns; virtual concert planned

The CP Holiday train last rolled through Wisconsin over Dec. 2-4 in 2019. (Image Courtesy Canadian pacific) RACINE COUNTY ⏤ The Canadian Pacific Railway has canceled the 2020 appearance of its crowd-pleasing Holiday Train. The company cited the COVID-19 pandemic as the cause for the cancellation.  The railroad company promises to continue its cash donations […]


Meal Services in Racine

Meal services in Racine County are now available for residents. Due to COVID-19 changes may occur, but as of now, this is the current information to follow. Where are meal services happening in Racine? Look no further, follow this guide for times and locations. Use the Racine Meal Service Guide for access to meal services […]

Posted inCommunity, Non-Profits

Butter Buds Donates Hand Sanitizer to the Racine County Food Bank

The Racine County Food Bank recently became the proud recipient of 750 bottles of hand sanitizer donated by Butter Buds Inc. The individual-sized bottles will go out to the Food Bank’s clientele along with the food baskets they normally receive. According to Food Bank Director, Dan Taivalkoski, hand sanitizer is another item that is in […]

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Holiday Train Pulling Back Into Sturtevant

The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will once again pull into Sturtevant to raise money and food donations for the Racine County Food Bank. The brightly lit, full-size locomotive will stop at the Sturtevant railroad station at 5:25 p.m. Dec. 2. Canadian Pacific made the announcement Thursday on its website. Area residents are encouraged to bring […]

Posted inCommunity, Events

Mount Pleasant Day Celebrates Community

Once again, the Village of Mount Pleasant will celebrate their community with Mount Pleasant Day on Saturday, September 16, 2017! This is a free, block party-like, family-oriented event. Mount Pleasant Day will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mount Pleasant Civic Campus. Mount Pleasant Day will bring businesses and residents together […]

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Veteran Serves Country and County In Unique Way

When you visit the JDog Junk Removal & Hauling website, you’re greeted with the slogan “WE SERVED OUR COUNTRY, NOW WE SERVICE OUR COMMUNITY.” For veteran U.S. Marine Jason “JDubbs” Pratt, the saying couldn’t be more true. Located in Mount Pleasant and servicing Racine County and beyond, they specialize in junk removal and hauling services. […]

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Photo Gallery: Empty Bowls Fills The Need

Every year hundreds of bowls get made by the community, then the empty bowls get filled with soup for a donation at Racine Festival Hall — it’s tradition. The fundraiser brings the community together to enjoy the work of area artists, schools, bakeries, restaurants, entertainers and generous businesses like you to raise funds that benefit […]

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