BY KATIE MATTESON The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Racine County Council had its origins when the first local groups (called conferences) in the county were established by Sacred Heart and St. Edward Catholic Churches in 1934, just over 100 years after the international Catholic group was … [Read More...]
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Business Name: Orange Thread Collection Location and Contact Info: 302 Main Street, Racine, WI 53403 (262) 365-4197, email@example.com facebook.com/OrangeThreadCollection Instagram: orangethreadcollection Year Established: 2018 Hours of … [Read More...]
BY JIM MERCIER It’s kind of refreshing to write about something once made in the Belle City that was meant for people like us...the actual consumer. Many products made here in the past were geared to the industrial, agricultural or other “non-consumer” markets. This month’s article has to … [Read More...]
Carl Matteson photo. Please introduce yourself: My name is Cory Sebastian. I have been the General Manager of Sebastians Fine Food & Spirits for the last 10 years and I entered the Guild of Sommeliers through the Master Court of Sommeliers in 2011. In addition to my full-time job, I am … [Read More...]
Mike Gaertner photo. BY RACHEL FISCHER There’s no better place to celebrate and kick-off the holiday season than in Downtown Racine! From shopping one-of-a-kind retail stores, to our spectacular galleries and delicious cuisine choices we know you’ll find something for everyone. We are thrilled … [Read More...]
Members of Cub Scout Pack 142 begin their meeting with a flag raising ceremony at the Bartlett Youth Foundation. Carl Matteson photo. BY KATIE MATTESON The story about the Bartlett Youth Foundation is about the power of parent volunteers. It began in 1950 when a group of Bartlett School … [Read More...]
Editor Katie Matteson (center) is joined by committee chairs from the Kiwanis Club of West Racine for an interview. Pictured, from left: Mike Mucha, Karen Verbeten, Harold Miller, Paul Holley, Carol Gianforte, Marybeth Zuhlke and Sue Fritsche. William Simonson photo. BY KATIE MATTESON The … [Read More...]