Water-ski champs and weekend fun!

Welcome to Labor Day weekend! In Racine County, you’ll find national championship performances, an outdoor party, lots of motorcycles, a fun 5k and an ethnic celebration. Plan your holiday weekend with Real Racine. See the champs. Racine County has a national champion in its midst — and you can see them in action this weekend! […]

Fun holiday weekend ahead

Let’s ring out summer with a blast! This three-day holiday weekend includes a Downtown party, a river celebration, an ethnic festival and bacon. Real Racine is here to help you rock your Labor Day weekend. Starting early. Kick off your holiday weekend with First Friday in Downtown Racine from 4 to 9 p.m. Take a […]

Zoo family fun and much more

Family fun at the zoo, a scenic horseback ride, sailing, poetry and summer foods are all on tap in Racine County this weekend. Real Racine has you covered. Zoo + terrific Saturday. Racine County has a terrific zoo and zookeepers. To celebrate, the Racine Zoo, 2131 N. Main St., invites everyone to Zoo-riffic Saturday Zookeeper […]

Obituary: Jeffrey Flegel

Jeffrey Dean Flegel, 72, passed away Thursday at Wheaton Franciscan All Saints Medical Center. He was born in Racine, Feb. 11, 1944 son of the late Dean and Lora (Nee: Kramer) Flegel. Jeffrey graduated from St. John’s Military Academy “Class of 1962.. He then moved on to receive a degree from Milton College. On Oct. 22, […]

Obituary: Richard Hennig

Dick Hennig of Racine, Wisconsin, passed away on June 17, 2016.  Born in Racine on Jan. 23, 1934 to the late Ewald and Clara Hennig, Dick was a graduate of William Horlick High School “Class of 1952”.  Dick was married to the love of his life, Arlene Friedrich, on Oct. 2. 1954.  They had three […]

Obituary: Penelope Gagnon

Penelope “Penny” J. Gagnon, 78, passed away Wednesday, at Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Medical Center. She was born in Racine, January 24, 1938, daughter of the late Clarence and Elizabeth (Nee: Pritchard) Keller and was a lifelong resident of Racine. On Oct. 26, 1957 at the First United Methodist Church she was united in […]