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Students get a ‘Reality Check’

About 600 Racine Unified high school students got a taste of financial reality Wednesday (Oct. 26)  at Educators Credit Union’s annual Reality Check Day. The event, described as “a month in the life of being financially independent,” gives students first-hand experience in making key spending decisions on every day items like housing, transportation, insurance, food […]

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Obituary: Glen Kurhajec

Surrounded by his loving family, Glen A. Kurhajec, 76, passed away Monday at Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Medical Center.  Glen was born in Racine, December 11, 1939, son of the late Emil and Marjorie (Nee:  Sands) Kurhajec. On April 27, 1963 at St. Rita’s Catholic Church he was united in marriage to the love of […]

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Vegas comes to Racine – and more!

It’s a fine weekend to take in some art, enjoy music or try your luck – all in Racine County. Real Racine has some great ideas for you. What happens in Vegas. The Racine Founders Rotary Club invites you to an evening of Las Vegas-style entertainment at Vegas Night from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday […]

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Weekend fun – indoors and out

This weekend’s fun is found indoors and outdoors. It includes chili tasting, home remodeling, a benefit dance and ice fishing. Come along with Real Racine. Chili for fun and fame. Hot ‘n spicy or on the mild side — the area’s best chili makers will show off their stuff at the Winter Carnival and Chili […]