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Union Grove Relay for Life event to honor local cancer survivor on June 3

Kim Terpstra, a Union Grove resident and breast cancer survivor, is aware of the impact cancer can have on a family. It’s why she’s passionate about the work that Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society provides. About 20 years ago, Terpstra was the chairperson overseeing the Union Grove Relay for Life event. Now, […]

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Egg My House Fundraiser Aims to Raise Funds for Relay For Life

Egg My House! The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Racine is egging houses as a way to raise funds. This unique fundraising opportunity allows Relay For Life Racine volunteers the chance to deliver candy-filled eggs to porches across Racine County, just in time for Easter! 100% of the proceeds from this fundraising event […]

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Relay for Life of Racine

Cancer doesn’t stop even when a pandemic occurs and these patients are some of the most vulnerable to COVID-19. Relay for Life of Racine will host a gathering from noon to 8 p.m. Aug. 1 via Facebook. Celebrating, remembering, and honoring those with cancer will look different this year. Click here to tune in. “We’ll be […]

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A new play and weekend parties

This weekend in Racine County, you can see a new play, rock out for hours, party with a president and enjoy some real maple syrup. Come along with Real Racine. A British romp. A new comedy, “Jeeves Intervenes” opens Friday at the Racine Theatre Guild, 2519 Northwestern Ave. This play is about a couple of […]

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Festival season is here

Summer celebration time is here. This weekend includes ethnic heritage celebrations, outdoor entertainment and fundraisers. You’ll always find lots of things to do in Racine County. Come along with Real Racine. Start early. B-Town Sounds free concert series kicks off its 2015 season at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Echo Park, 589 Milwaukee Ave., Burlington. Bring […]

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Excellence in Racine: High Schools Get Colorful for Cancer Awareness

High school students across the greater Racine area are asking the community to support their cancer awareness programs this month by wearing shirts that coordinate with the designated day: “Our awesome Youth Engagement Representatives from each Racine High School have planned a 2-week Cancer Awareness Program that will be taking place at each school,” said […]

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Fundraiser Set For Relay For Life

Monday, May 19 is a Dine and Donate event at Buffalo Wild Wings, 5880 Durand Ave. to raise funds for Relay for Life. Please follow this link and print the ticket to receive credit for your order:http://relay.acsevents.org/site/DocServer/Dine_Out_Night_BW3.pdf?docID=353878