Need to study a stagnant downtown area or perform an energy assessment? There is an educator who can help.
The assistance these educators can provide is nearly limitless. Their mission is to respond to social, economic, public health, environmental and cultural issues with programming based on UW research.
The University of Wisconsin-Extension is leading a public dialogue to help shape its future scope and direction as it prepares to serve the next generation of Wisconsin residents.
It is asking for help determining how it can best serve Wisconsin families, businesses and communities.
“The idea is to teach life and leadership skills to youth throughout the county,” youth development educator Carmelo Dávila said.
Apart from working with the already well-established programs, Dávila is now working to put together a program that will provide support to the Kenosha Unified School District, which has an identified achievement gap.
Nearly 100 years later, the focus is still on supporting farmers in the county. But, the ag educator now also works to connect the community with the farmers.
One of the biggest projects is the production of the Farm Fresh Atlas, which provides a marketing opportunity for farmers in southeastern Wisconsin. Each year, 70,000 copies of the 45-page booklet are printed.
When he was a senior at Tremper High School, Josh Paul was accepted into the Milwaukee School of Engineering.
“When I got my acceptance letter my mom was bawling,” Paul said, remembering she was so thrilled he was accepted into a prestigious school. But after leaving home to study industrial engineering, he found it wasn’t what he expected.
Kenosha Mayor Keith Bosman could take some measure of satisfaction Monday night after the City Council, with minimal debate, signaled thumbs up for his proposed 2016 operating budget and property tax levy.
Somers residents can weigh in on the proposed 2016 budget for the town and village at respective public hearings Tuesday.
SILVER LAKE — The Village Board Monday set a $1.3 million budget for 2016, which will lower the tax levy.
Gas prices are the lowest they’ve been in nearly seven years.
An Eagle Scout known for helping others may have, in his death, helped one last person: the man who killed him.
A Kenosha man suspected of robbing a Citgo gas station last week has been arrested.
Kenosha County October housing sales continued the upward climb that real estate agents say will make this year much better than last year’s real estate market.
There are places you remember that bookmark a moment in time.
A program that takes a holistic, collaborative approach to education is coming to Kenosha County.
The smells of slow-roasted turkey, smoked ham, marinara with mostaccioli and candied yams filled the air at First Step Services Sunday afternoon.
Three people were injured — one who was airlifted to a Milwaukee-area hospital — in a two-car collision at the intersection at 60th Street and 33rd Avenue Sunday night.
RANDALL — Twin Lakes and Randall fire departments battled a fire that caused substantial damage to a home in the 11500 block of 347th Avenue Friday afternoon.
After her mother passed away, Ginni Vine Fennema's dad grew worried that the family would not get together for the holidays. So he started a Christmas Tree farm on their central Wisconsin family farm to lure his children back.
A new program at Carthage College will provide nearly 200 new and paid internships over the next three academic years, the school recently announced.
Each Monday, the Kenosha News takes a look at the life of a Kenosha County resident who recently died. We share with you, through the memories of family and friends, a life remembered.