Police and Fire

A 32-year-old Racine man was charged with three felony charges after he made a series of drug purchases last...
Stanley McCane against her will

DA: Racine man held woman against her will for hours

A 67-year-old Racine man faces four criminal charges after he held a woman against her...
attempted homicide

Caledonia man charged with attempted homicide of elderly mother

A 32-year-old Franksville man was charged with attempted homicide after he allegedly physically assaulted his...
cocaine

Gang member charged with drug trafficking, $1,000s in cocaine found

A no-knock search warrant executed at the residence of a known gang member Thursday morning led to...

Government

Recent changes as to what is considered bulky waste might mean more trips to the city's waste collection site...
Foxconn agreement Wisconn Valley

Buildings have to come down before Foxconn facilities can be put up

Before the massive buildings that will house factories and other operations on the Foxconn Technology...
Village threatens to condemn home

UPDATE: Homeowners ready for Foxconn lawsuit, say fair offer would sway them

UPDATE: Despite a number of neighbors opposing the move, the Mount Pleasant Community Development Authority...
Election fraud

Wind Lake couple charged with election fraud

A Wind Lake couple is accused of election fraud for voting more than once and...

Eye on Employment

Jobs College Graduates

High School Graduates Have Employment Options

As sure as June rolls around and a new crop of high school graduates hit the bricks, many decide that getting a job--not college--will...
Investigative journalism

Racine County Eye receives investigative journalism grant

Racine County Eye is among 18 recipients of a $1,500 investigative journalism grant from the Local Independent Online News Publishers (LION) and the Excellence and Ethics...
Bielski Scholarship

UW-P Student Awarded Barry Goldwater Scholarship

Nicholas Bielski, a molecular biology and bioinformatics major in UW-Parkside’s Biological Sciences Department of the College of Natural and Health Sciences, has been awarded...
Veterans Chamber

WI Veterans Chamber of Commerce Seeks Membership Director

We’re Ready to Grow and you can help! The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce is creating a new, ground-floor opportunity for a confident person...

ARE YOU PREPARED FOR A BETTER JOB?

Do you need a change? Maybe a new job or a better job? Racine County Workforce Solutions, in partnership with The Journal Times, is hosting...

Business

Interstate 94 I-94

WisDOT meeting set Thursday to address temporary signage for I-94 businesses

Highway prep work for I-94 is rolling right along to support what will become the Foxconn campus in Racine County. Businesses that utilize County Highway KR,...
Foxconn agreement Wisconn Valley

Foxconn to alter local manufacturing plans? Report says yes

A published report Wednesday sent ripples in every direction when Nikkei Asian Times reported that Foxconn Technology Group will shift its production of displays at...
video

Beat Council releases self-produced organic, homegrown CD

by Denise Lockwood When Roberto Torres started producing music in 1997, he always dreamed of having a group of producers and songwriters that were...
Gateway Techical College business pitch

Launch Box business pitch competition winners announced

Rex Davenport, business writer Nicholas McGovern of NJM Consultants won the Gateway Technical College Launch Box business pitch competition held this week at the SC...

Kiss The Cook Cafe serves last dish Tuesday

Sturtevant - Kiss the Cook Cafe, 9225 Durand Ave., is closing after the owners, Robert and Cookie Niemec, have decided to serve their last...

Real Estate

Several commercial buildings in Racine and Caledonia are among $14.4 million in real estate transfers that occurred between May...
Foxconn bill signed

Real estate brief: 17 more properties for Foxconn sell

The Village of Mount Pleasant is continuing to acquire land for the first phase of...
property transfers

Property Transfers: De’Pizza Chef sold, Farm Family Restaurant transfer to son

Over 90 properties changed hands between April 16 through April 20, according to the Racine...
Window Treatment

Natural vs Artificial: Which is the Best Window Treatment Style?

When it comes to choosing window treatments, you’re going to encounter a variety of materials...

The Purposeful Parent

Myth #3—  Parents should reward children for good behavior. False. Punishment and rewards are simply opposite sides of the same coin....
The Purposeful Parent

The Purposeful Parent: Psychological Myth Busting for Parents

It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know...
Parent and child

The Purposeful Parent: That Parent in the Mirror

In what ways might I as a parent, be allowing, promoting or creating this situation?...
Teen rage

The Purposeful Parent: A Graveyard for Staplers

Teachers, I turn to you for validation— teenagers are destroyers of property! Am I right? Nothing...

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Educators Credit Union Shares Some Must Do’s For Tax Season

Tax season is here, and Educators Credit Union wants to make sure you avoid any problems filing this spring. We have put together a...
Personnel Resources

Meet Mary Salgado! Our Favorite Recruiter at Personnel Resources

Meet Mary!  She is the Operations Manager at Personnel Resources here in Racine, Wisconsin. Mary came on board with Personnel Resources in August of...

The Fraternal Difference-Making an Impact in our Community

What is a fraternal benefit society? Well, it begins with fraternalism. Fraternalism brings to mind friendship, fellowship, and camaraderie – all qualities that describe a...
Selling your home

3 Home Remodels and Repairs to Do Before Putting Your House for Sale

Quick Fixes before putting your house on the market always pay off. While people appreciate vibrant and sophisticated painted walls, they do keep an...
housing resources

Are You Prepared For Home Ownership? Housing Resources, Inc. is here to help

Home-ownership means building home equity instead of paying a landlord’s mortgage payment. It usually means lower monthly housing costs too. Housing Resources, Inc. (HRI)...

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Elaine Arndt

Elaine Arndt Enjoyed Traveling The Country

Elaine Catherine Arndt, 89, passed away on Monday at Ascension All Saints Hospital.   She was born in Blue Island, Illinois on September 4, 1928,...
Memorial Day 2018

Memorial Day 2018 activities

Memorial Day weekend is ahead and this is a great time to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice. According to Real Racine, area observances...
Stabbing

Teen charged as an adult after stabbing man with box cutter

An argument over a cell phone led to a stabbing and several criminal charges filed Wednesday against a 16-year-old Kenosha girl. Shamell G. Green is...
chocolate

Everything’s coming up chocolate!

Memorial Day weekend is when Burlington truly becomes Chocolate City USA! The annual ChocolateFest events are underway all this weekend as well as local...
Dolores Liedich

Dolores Liedich Was An Accomplished Musician

Dolores G. Liedich, 87, passed away on Monday at her residence.  Dolores was born in Racine on August 28, 1930, the daughter of the...

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