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Posted inBreaking

Woman Rescued From Burning Vehicle; Charged With Drug Possession

CALEDONIA – A Greenfield woman, rescued from a burning vehicle on Interstate 94 here Sunday, was charged with drug possession. The Racine County District Attorney’s Office charged Christine Marie Pape, 29, with two counts of possession of narcotic drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of illegally obtained prescription and four counts of misdemeanor bail jumping. […]

Posted inCelebrationsSchools

Jefferson Lighthouse Spreads Holiday Cheer to Senior Citizens

This holiday season just got a little brighter for local senior citizens. Jefferson Lighthouse, an International Baccalaureate school within Racine Unified School District, is aiming to put a smile on many faces this holiday season. Staff, students, and families have come together to spread holiday cheer via an inspirational Youtube video. Third-grade teacher, Student Council […]

Posted inracinegratitudeproject

Carolin Brühl

Racine is a special place that leaves an impression on those who live here and those who visit here. Foreign Exchange student, Carolin Brühl, from Germany will forever be thankful for her time spent in Racine. This Thanksgiving, she reflects on her time in Wisconsin. The Racine Gratitude project does not exclude anyone from participating, […]

Posted inGovernmentLocal news

Facing eviction? Wisconsin Rental Assistance Program helps renters

RACINE COUNTY – Renters facing eviction because of income loss due to the COVID-19 pandemic may be eligible for rental assistance under a new program. The Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency Inc. is now accepting applications for the Wisconsin Rental Assistance Program (WRAP). WRAP provides rent and security deposit payments up to $3,000, paid directly […]

Posted inCORONAVIRUS

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 inProperty TransfersReal Estate

Property Transfers: Reflections and Diamond Plaza Sell

A little over $21.5 million in property changed hands between June 29 and July 2, according to the Racine County Register of Deeds Office property transfer record. Transfers included Reflections, Great Lakes Carpet and Upholstery Services, LLC. and Diamond Plaza. The commercial property known as Diamond Plaza, 10009 Northwestern Ave., sold for $900,000.00. The building […]