Vendor: Mavra’s Greek Oil
The Salvation Army, serving Kenosha County, is dedicated to serving our community with the love of Christ.
A number of Kenosha County area students have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee for the spring 2019 semester.
Literacy is the foundation of all successful learning. Research shows that third grade reading proficiency is one of the strongest predictors of high school graduation and career success.
Fiji — the resident cat of the Picton Castle ship— has been found in Erie, PA, according to Erie News Now.Fiji found her way around Kenosha and back to the ship when it was here for the Tall Ships Challenge in early August. Among her stops was Captain Mike's downtown for Sunday night music. …
Fiji, the Picton Castle cat that got around downtown Kenosha during the Tall Ships Festival here, is somewhere in Erie, Pa., according to reports.
Throughout the week, we feature a submitted photo from the community on our Good Morning page on A2 of the Kenosha News. Here is a collection of the photos of the day that have been published so far in the month of August.
Vendor: Braxton DeGarmo, author
Dr. Seuss is a famous children’s author. He gave us more than 60 books translated into 20 different languages. So when he tells us, “Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory,” we are inclined to pause, contemplate and value that advice.
Three days of beautiful weather, seven tall ships, great food, good music and interesting vendors produces a winning combination for a new festival. Add to that hundreds of volunteers and thousands of visitors from near and far and you have a strong memory for all to share.
A number of Kenosha area students received degrees during the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s spring commencement ceremonies, May 10-11.
Vendor name: Roll With It
If you are driving and see a person crossing the street or parking lot using a white cane, what do you do? Are you aware of the law that protects these individuals?
While some may be relaxing by the pool or working at a summer job, Rebecca Brewer from Silver Lake joined more than 700 other Belmont University students who participated in one of 45 faculty-led Maymester and Summer Study Abroad programs.
The Kenosha Tall Ships Festival/Tall Ships Great Lakes Challenge 2019 presented both a great honor and a great challenge to the crew of Red Witch.
Vendor: Alexandra Fodor at UrbanSamba Plants and Designs
Fiji arrived on the Picton Castle when it docked in Kenosha last Thursday and she left on the majestic tall ship Monday.
Local business director Riki Tagliapietra realized the conditions were ripe for a perfect storm in downtown Kenosha.
With light easterly winds and temperatures hovering in the high 70s and low 80s, hundreds of visitors converged Sunday for a chance to board, tour and even sail inside a piece of living history on the final day of the Tall Ships of America Tall Ships Challenge in Kenosha’s harbor.
The vision of what Kenosha could someday achieve quite possibly arrived on Saturday.
Kenosha Harbor is finally lined with the Tall Ships and ready for the festival to begin after Thursday’s opening ceremony.
Today’s problem: JC wrote, “There are so many bicycle lanes now that it can be hard to find a place to pull over to use your cellphone. So where to park when, e.g. you’re in a subdivision and you want to check your email or texts safely? It’s not nice to use private property, like a driveway…
The Parade of Sail took place Thursday around the Kenosha harbor, with the seven tall ships that will be docking in Kenosha until Aug. 4 making their first appearance all together.
Tall ships sailed into the Kenosha harbor Thursday, kicking off the tall ships festival downtown that will last until Aug. 4.
Tall ships cruised the lakefront before making their grand entrance on Thursday, patiently waiting for what is poised to be a weekend to remember in downtown Kenosha.
A drone captured these images of tall ships approaching the Kenosha harbor Thursday morning as they prepare to dock in Kenosha from Aug. 2-4 for the Tall Ships Challenge.
Vendor name: Jester Juice Lemonades
The tall ship Pride of Baltimore arrived in Kenosha Wednesday as one of seven ships that will be docked in Kenosha from Aug. 2-4 as part of the Tall Ships Challenge.
The Kenosha Tall Ships Festival and the Pike River Rendezvous will result in changes to traffic patterns near Kenosha’s lakefront through the weekend.
One of the most anticipated local events in years has finally arrived.
The Pride of Baltimore II is the first of the Tall Ships to arrive in Kenosha.
Fourteen months ago elected officials and community stakeholders came together at the Civil War Museum for a presentation promoting the Tall Ships Festival, heading to Kenosha in 2019.
Few would argue the premise that Kenosha’s most beautiful asset is the lake — the primary feature which differentiates Kenosha from so many Midwestern towns.
These photos were sent in by George Manesis, whose wife Georgia has been working on and tending to a collection of flowers on their property on 79th Street for 20 years.
Vendor: Wendy Santini, Pinzit Limited
Vendor: Neriage ... Tony Gucciardo
Today’s problem: A reader contacted Fix It questioning why what appears to be a sump pump discharges into the roadway on the west side of the 5500 block of Green Bay Road.
Volunteers are being sought to help with the the Kenosha Tall Ships festival.
You won’t have trouble finding the tall ships when they sail in and dock in downtown Kenosha on Thursday. It should be a dramatic display of tall masts.
Kenosha’s tall ship Red Witch is now offering special themed sails.
At Kenosha Tall Ships 2019, visitors can take a deck tour, or view the ships from the water on a sail-away. One of the visiting ships offering sail-aways is the popular Appledore IV of Bay City, Mich.
Stanley and Dorothy Kerkman of Waterford will mark their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house on Aug. 18 at 2 p.m. at Local Folks at Slades Corners.
Dennis and Hede Horne of Kenosha marked their 50th wedding anniversary with a family celebration July 6-13 at Playa Del Carmen, Mexico.
Vendor: ErthScentials CBD
Vendor: Esperanza Coffee Collective
Frank and Marnie Klein of Kenosha celebrated their pending 60th anniversary with a family dinner at the Hob Nob.
Frank and Delores Aiello celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at the Hob Nob on June 8.
Lindsay Swenson and David Reget, both of Racine, Wisc., were married on June 28, 2019 at the Kenosha Civil War Museum. Dustin Heyden preformed the 3 p.m. ceremony for the daughter of Judy and Mark L. Swenson, Sr. of Kenosha, Wisc., and the son of Greg Reget of Kenosha and Kelly Tumeo, also …
Demeisha Crawford and David O’Loughlin, both of Tomball, Tex., were married on May 26, 2019 at The Chapel at Lindsay Lakes in Cypress, Tex. Lionel Young, Sr., great-grandfather to the bride, performed the 4 p.m. ceremony for the couple. Demeisha is the daughter of David and Neisha Harris o…