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...]
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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...]
Larry Vail purchased Jim’s Garage Service when he was 21. The company now operates in recently expanded offices located on Carlisle Avenue in the Kenneth L. Huck Industrial Park. Carl Matteson photos. BY KATIE MATTESON Larry Vail often takes calls at the office or answers questions on job … [Read More...]
Harry and Barb Hanson, owners of Recovery Room Upholstery. Carl Matteson photo. BY KATIE MATTESON The next time you travel through the area of Kinzie Avenue and West Boulevard, take a look in the display window at 3113 Kinzie Ave. and you’ll see the work of Barb and Harry Hanson, proprietors … [Read More...]
BY MARY FISCHER-TRACY Starting a business is not easy, if it were everyone would be a small business owner! To run a successful business you need to lay out a plan, ask questions and be patient. Feasibility of your business idea is very important. Feasible means “capable of being … [Read More...]
Business Name: Professional Detail Location and Contact Info: 2405 Lathrop Ave., Racine, WI 53405, (262) 554-4550, professionaldetailracine.com, facebook.com/professionaldetailracine/ Year Established: 1988 Hours of Operation: Appointments recommended: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 … [Read More...]