Rotarians Tom Leuenberger (left), Frank Sterbin and Rocky Donovan (right) present the 2019 Dennis J. Barry STRIVE scholarships totaling $10,000 to (from left) Easton Williams, Isabella Nelson, Paige Betthauser and Zaneiya Paige. Not pictured, Kejuan Goldsmith. Five graduates from area high … [Read More...]
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Thanks to a grant from the Osborne and Scekic Family Foundation, the biennial Racine Art Museum fellowships provide support for the professional development of the community’s artists and showcases the diversity and vitality of the Racine/Kenosha visual arts community. This year’s RAM Artist … [Read More...]
Submitted photo. BY KELLY KRUSE Porcaro Indian Motorcycle of Racine and Gendlin, Liverman Law Firm have partnered to donate a 2019 Scout Indian Motorcycle to the Downtown Racine Corporation. Raffle tickets are being sold all summer at various locations listed below. The official winner will be … [Read More...]
BY DAVE BLANK It’s unlikely that you will visit, look for a job, or move to a place that you’ve never heard of. The first step is that you have to hear about the place - and that’s usually through a friend, seeing a story on television, online or in the newspaper, or even an advertisement. … [Read More...]
Carl Matteson photos. Restaurant Name: The Beacon Tavern & Grill Owners’ Names: Chris Dellich and Dan Taivalkoski Year Established: Originally opened by Taivalkoski July 1, 1991, then leased to and operated by Peg and Lou Larson from January 2006 until July 2018. After … [Read More...]
BY KATIE MATTESON “What do you want to be you grow up?” Children, teenagers and even adults have been asked this question for generations. For middle school students in Racine, the answer may come more easily thanks to an 11-year-old program coordinated by the Racine Founders Rotary Club … [Read More...]
BY JIM MERCIER I know what you’re thinking...what exactly is a curry comb? Well, if you’re somewhat familiar with horses, you would know exactly what it was used for. However, I’ve done the legwork for you, and here is how the dictionary describes a curry comb...”a hand-held metal device with … [Read More...]