BY MARGO DRUMMOND The writing of history depends upon the making and keeping of accurate records, the practice of which is confined to civilized peoples. --E.W. Leach There is a saying that all politics is local. The same could be said for history given that every community has a unique and … [Read More...]
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Katie Matteson photo Children from the Armenian School perform at the 80th Anniversary celebration for St. Hagop Armenian Church on Oct. 28 at Meadowbrook Country Club. BY KATIE MATTESON Julie Der Garabedian remembers growing up near Marquette and State streets in Racine’s Armenian … [Read More...]
BY KYLE KNOBLOCH Submitted photo There is no such thing as good or bad cholesterol. The measured number of your total cholesterol does matter; however, and you may be doing yourself a disservice by worrying about the cholesterol content in foods versus the two important (and often forgotten) … [Read More...]
Submitted photo. BY KELLY KRUSE Each year, like clockwork a 30 foot or more Blue Spruce makes its way to Monument Square. But how does it get there, who organizes it and how does it get decorated? Well, a lot goes into it! The Downtown Racine Corporation and Downtown BID District work together … [Read More...]
Katie Matteson photo Those in attendance at a recent meeting of the Racine Churchmen’s Club gather for a group photo at the Asian Buffet, where they meet the first Friday of every month. BY KATIE MATTESON “This is the day the Lord hath made. Let us rejoice and be glad in it.” Psalm … [Read More...]
Joe Spodick works at his Frankville clock shop, repairing clocks of all sizes and shapes from throughout Southeastern Wisconsin. BY KATIE MATTESON Quick! When is the busiest time of the year for a clock shop? For Spodick’s Clock Shop in Franksville it’s when daylight saving time … [Read More...]
From left, owner David Ellsworth, executive chef Rosalba Hernandez and general manager Matt Nedweski. Restaurant Name: The Summit Restaurant and Cocktails Owner’s Name: David Ellsworth Year Established: 1993 Location and Contact Info: 6825 Washington Ave., Racine, WI 53406, (262) 886-9866, … [Read More...]