Posted inGovernment, Local news, Police and fire, Schools

City of Racine awarded federal public safety dollars

RACINE – The City of Racine has been awarded nearly $800,000 in federal funding for community safety initiatives. The allocation, announced Monday by Gov. Tony Evers’ office, was described as “focusing on a public health approach to violence prevention.” The City of Racine federal funding allocation breakdown: About $225,000 to establish a “Safe and Sound” […]

Posted inArts & Entertainment, Celebrations, Community, Events, Food & Drinks, Things To Do

June 2022 festivals, fairs, events in Racine County

Summer festivals, fairs and events are in full swing come June. In Southeastern Wisconsin, community organizations, churches, and businesses have come together to offer an assortment of fun. Racine County is your one-stop for all kinds of festivals, fairs, and events. Whether you are looking for something fun to do with the family or want […]

Posted inCommunity, Elections, Letter to the Editor, Opinion, Politics

OPINION: Issues pertaining to the Wisconsin fall Senate race and Black voters

OPINION – The upcoming fall Wisconsin Senate race will be one of the most important in the state’s history, especially for the Black population of the Southeastern sectors of Racine and Kenosha. Although there are many Democratic candidates running, the seat is held by the highly conservative and eccentric Republican Ron Johnson. As a conservative, […]

Posted inLocal news, Weather

Urgent Dense Fog Advisory for Southeastern Wisconsin

The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory that is in effect until 7 p.m. today, March 23, 2022. The weather advisory affects Racine, Kenosha, Sheboygan, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Waukesha, Milwaukee, Green, Rock, Walworth counties. It also includes the cities of Racine, Kenosha, Plymouth, Sheboygan Falls, Howards Grove, Oostburg, West Bend, Germantown, Hartford, Mequon, […]

Posted inCommunity, Non-Profits

Amplify Your World with Help from Society’s Assets

Society’s Assets helps people with disabilities access the Telecommunications Equipment Purchase Program (TEPP) in southeastern Wisconsin. The TEPP assists people who are deaf, hard of hearing, speech impaired, or mobility or motion impaired by providing the equipment they need in order to use basic telephone services. The TEPP is paid for by the Wisconsin Universal […]