• 1 min to read

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.

  • 2 min to read

A number of Kenosha area students received degrees during the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s spring commencement ceremonies, May 10-11.

  • 1 min to read

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.

  • 1 min to read

U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Rachel Jones has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core value…

  • 1 min to read

Quota Club of Kenosha-Racine Counties recently presented Faith Hope & Love Executive Director Heather Lojeski with a check to support her mission.

  • 1 min to read

The following students from the area graduated in May from the University of Wisconsin-Stout in Menomonie (with degrees, hometowns, high schools and majors studied listed):

  • 6 min to read

The Mayor’s Youth Commission created an awards program to recognize our community’s youth for their outstanding personal achievements and the important, positive contributions they make to the Kenosha community. Nomination forms can be obtained in the Mayor’s Office, Room 300, in the Municip…

  • 1 min to read

Three Kenosha students have been named to the 2018 fall semester dean’s list at Upper Iowa University in Fayette, Iowa. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.50 grade point average for the semester and be enrolled as a full-time student. The honorees include: Kyle Griffin, an…

  • 1 min to read

Jordan T. Wood graduated with a degree in occupational therapy from St. Catherine’s University, St. Paul, Minn., on Dec. 20.

  • 2 min to read

The following students were named to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater dean’s list for the fall semester.

  • 1 min to read

Bethany Hathcock, a junior cross-cultural service major from Silver Lake, was among the Bob Jones University (S.C.) students named to the fall president’s list, which recognizes students who earn a 3.75 or higher grade point average for the fall 2018-19 semester.

  • 1 min to read

Four Carthage College students from Kenosha were among those who traveled to Chicago with Carthage Professor Jeffrey Roberg to compete in the American Model United Nations conference Nov. 17-20. James Meason, Alexander Oblein and Mattie Weber, who represented Israel, were part of the group t…

  • 1 min to read

Joseph Maurer of Pleasant Prairie was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester, which ended in December, at Benedictine College, Atchison, Kan.

  • 1 min to read

These Kenosha students received scholarships from the College of Arts and Communication at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater: Noah Schaffrick, Chancellor’s Quartet Scholarship; and Alyssa Schmit, Gala Concert Scholarship; Alexa Zakutansky, Gaarder Award nominee.

  • 1 min to read

Kenosha County resident Benjamin Ide graduated from the University of Tennessee-Martin during the school's fall commencement ceremony held Dec. 15.

  • 2 min to read

For the first nomination period of the 2018-19 school year, the Mayor’s Youth Commission presented awards to 13 students at a recent meeting of the Common Council.

  • 1 min to read

The following Kenosha County students received academic honors from Milwaukee School of Engineering for the fall quarter. Those who earned a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or higher are on the dean’s list. Students who have maintained a 3.70 or higher receive “high honors.” Students on the honors li…

  • 1 min to read

Sarah M. Verzal of Bristol was one of 25 students nationwide to be awarded a study abroad grant worth $1,000 from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi — the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

  • 1 min to read

Local students listed below recently graduated from Carthage College by completing their studies between July and November.

  • 1 min to read

Five generations of the Dahlberg family are pictured, featuring the newest member of the family, Colton Weber, held by his mother, Taylor (Dahlberg) Weber. They are joined by grandfather Christopher Dahlberg, great-grandfather Dennis Dahlberg and great-great grandmother Beulah Dahlberg.

  • 1 min to read

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Phillip R. Fenn recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas, after an eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic wa…

  • 1 min to read

Knights of Columbus donations

  • 1 min to read

Cody Leanna of Kenosha graduated with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic’s main campus, Davenport, Iowa, on Oct. 19.

  • 1 min to read

Rich Mich, grand knight of Knights of Columbus Divine Mercy-St. Anne Council 16022, and the Ladies Auxiliary recently delivered 100 coats and 100 homemade hats and scarves knitted by the St. Anne’s Prayer Shawl Ministry to Brass, Strange and Grant elementary schools. The coats were made poss…

  • 1 min to read

Harley owners carve pumpkins for Washington Manor

  • 1 min to read

Jasmine Wright of Kenosha, an elementary education major at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, has been selected as a Warhawk Ambassador for the current academic year. Ambassadors serve as the face of the school, representing the student population to visiting dignitaries, alumni and co…

  • 1 min to read

John Prue, installation program director for Morale, Welfare & Recreation at Naval Station Great Lakes, was elected to the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration, a group of leaders in the field of parks and recreation limited to 125 active members.

  • 1 min to read

The following Kenosha County residents graduated with Master of Science degrees in nursing from Marquette University: Kemoy Fong, Jacqueline Hahn, Jasmine Ling-Duan, William Mason, Lauren Pesola and Kathleen Summers, all of Kenosha; and Rachel Davis of Salem.

  • 1 min to read

Catherine Yankunas, a marketing major from Kenosha, made the dean’s list at Upper Iowa University, Fayette, Iowa, for the summer session by earning a 3.50 GPA or higher.

  • 1 min to read

Kyle Creed of Kenosha graduated with a B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Milwaukee School of Engineering during the school’s spring commencement ceremony.

  • 1 min to read

Tempo Kenosha and Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets teamed up for the third annual Garden Party and Fashion Show, a networking opportunity for 70-plus professional women from the community, hosted in the gardens at the Colergét Conference Center, on Aug. 7.

  • 1 min to read

At the June meeting of the Woman’s Club of Kenosha, Natalie Lall, Monique Landry, Katie Neu and Delaney Strash were awarded $1,000 scholarships. Recipients were selected based on academics, philanthropic activities and professional goals. The group also recognized Annabelle Kvitek, who won t…

  • 1 min to read

Master Sgt. Heather A. Fonk, 42, of Salem, is retiring after 24 years of dedicated service to the U.S. Air Force.

  • 1 min to read

Rockford University (Ill.) conferred degrees on May 12 to Jessica Bergmann of Kenosha and Emma Berndt of Burlington.

  • 1 min to read

Corey Komarec graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in aeronautics from the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences at the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, on Aug. 3.

  • 1 min to read

Robert Dowell of Kenosha earned dean’s list honors for the summer semester at the Lake County campus of Columbia College (Mo.) with a 3.5 grade point average or higher.

  • 1 min to read

Charles Lehman of Kenosha recently attended a week-long educational space camp program at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Ala. Lehman was trained with a team that flew a simulated space mission to the International Space Station, participating in experiments and completing a …

  • 1 min to read

Recently, due to a serious automobile accident, I spent five weeks at St. Joseph’s Home and Rehabilitation Center for therapy.

  • 1 min to read

Ripon College announced its dean’s list for the spring semester and included the following area students who achieved a 3.40 grade point average or higher: Nicholas Ditscheit, Union Grove; Austin Heiselmann, Burlington; Naomi Jiter, Kenosha; Abby Korb, Burlington; Jacob Kramer, Kenosha; Thom…

  • 1 min to read

Dominik Gillespie of Boy Scouts of America Troop 520 was recently awarded his Eagle Scout designation. His service project was an Americans with Disabilities Act restroom at St. Therese Church. He is pictured with his parents, Paul and Bea Gillespie, along with the Rev. Robert McDermott and …