Police and Fire

A 39-year-old Racine man faces seven criminal charges in Racine County Circuit Court after a man was struck with...
reckless driver

Racine man in court on reckless driver charge

A claim by a man that a reckless driver was trying to run him down...
robbery

Racine man charged with robbery after stealing gun

A 19-year-old Mount Pleasant man was charged Monday in Racine County Circuit Court with a...
attempted homicide

Warrant issued for woman charged with reckless homicide

An arrest warrant with a $50,000 bond was issued Thursday for a 30-year-old Racine woman charged in...

Government

Her name: The USS Racine. And now the warship has left us. Placed in commission in 1971, she visited ports...
quarry expansion

Caledonia quarry expansion vote put on hold until Aug. 27

Someday, houses will line the shore of a new lake in the Village of Caledonia;...
quarry expansion

Opinion: My take on the Caledonia quarry expansion

Monday night I spoke about the quarry expansion at the Caledonia Village Board meeting as...
election candidates

Governor, Lt. Governor candidates invited to Racine forum Tuesday

A public forum for candidates seeking the office of governor and lieutenant governor will be...

Eye on Employment

Hot jobs

Hot jobs and recruiting events around Racine County

Looking for a new opportunity? Check out these hot jobs from Workforce Solutions. CDL-A Truck Driver - Rohner Asphalt, Sturtevant - Full-time, 1st shift; $20/hour,...
Workforce Solutions

Hot jobs and recruiting events from Workforce Solutions

Hot Jobs CNAs & Caregivers - Golden Age Care, Racine - must have CBRF or Medication Admin. cert. Bilingual a plus. Apply at Racine County Workforce...
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Racine County Eye investigates Racine’s employability problem

As Wisconn Valley takes root, businesses in the region will have a massive need for workers. But Racine has one of the highest unemployment rates...
Manufacturing Work

Job openings from around the Racine County area

Check out these jobs from Workforce Solutions. Tool & Die Maker (2nd Shift)- CNH Industrial. If you have heavy industrial experience – we want to...
quarry expansion

Racine County Jobs from Workforce Solutions

Hot Jobs Dock Workers, XPO Logistics, Franklin - Part-time (25-30 hrs); $15.69 w/ increases at 6 & 12 mos. Apply at www.xpo.com/work-for-us. Search #51377 Various construction...

Business

Park Theater

City of Racine orders historic Park Theater to be razed

A historic building will soon be gone as the City of Racine Building Department has called for the Park Theater, 3015 Washington Ave., to...
Property transfers

Property Transfers: Chase Bank drive-thru, multi-family units sell

About $24 million in property changed hands between July 2 and July 5, according to the Racine County Register of Deeds Office property transfers record. Transfers...

Jacquet Midwest announces $12 million building project in Racine

Jacquet Midwest, a stainless steel and nickel alloy processing company that has a location in Racine, will invest $12 million in the Southside Industrial...
Coal plant

Opinion: We Energies neighbors continue to suffer from exposure to coal dust

On March 4, a thick layer of coal dust blanketed Oak Creek homes, cars, and a neighborhood playground. On April 10 a letter went out from Thomas...
CNH Industrial Case tractors

CNH Industrial retirees see benefits modified

A number of J.I. Case Co. retirees will soon see their company-paid health insurance benefits end following a Supreme Court decision made earlier this...

Real Estate

The Racine County real estate market keeps humming along as almost 200 properties sold  -- including Haban Manufacturing --...

Why Are Home Warranties So Important in Wisconsin?

By Jeff Broth As a new homeowner, you’re rightfully concerned about the functionality of your home...
Sold real estate Lutheran Church

Real Estate Transfers: Former CSL Plasma Building sells

Several commercial buildings in Racine and Caledonia are among $14.4 million in real estate transfers...
Racine County Property transfers

Property Transfers: Apartment buildings, Southport Heating and Plumbing sell

Racine County Property Transfers: April 30 through May 4 Over $27 million in properties changed hands...

The Purposeful Parent

This delightful quote comes from best selling author and international speaker Esther Hicks, and it applies to adults as...
Purposeful parent

The Purposeful Parent: Child Expectations

How much should we expect of our children with regard to self-care and contribution to...

The Purposeful Parent: Hocus Pocus—They Flipped the Focus

Sometimes children and adults use manipulative strategies to avoid responsibility. Today we are introducing one...
The purposeful parent

The Purposeful Parent: Psychologically Based Myth Busting for Parents

Myth #3—  Parents should reward children for good behavior. False. Punishment and rewards are simply opposite sides...

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8th Annual SCAN’s Cones For Kids Is Scheduled For July 18

The Stop Child Abuse and Neglect (SCAN) program of Lutheran Social Services provides child abuse prevention lessons to preschool, kindergarten, 2nd, 4th and 6th...

Racine’s Pop Up Biergarten To Support Area Groups

Take in Racine’s 1st Pop Up Biergarten and support Visioning a Greater Racine along with 3 other community partners: Over Our Head Players, Wild Root Market & Racine Theatre Guild.  A...
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25th Annual Society Assets Golf Outing Set for June 18

Hey, don’t look now but 25 years have flown by since planning for the first Society’s Assets Open, a golf outing that helps us...
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 and styles. When you’re shopping for blinds, anything that...

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...

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chase

Motorcycle-pedestrian near miss, chase lead to multiple charges

A 27-year-old Kenosha man faces felony charges for attempting to flee or elude an officer and second-degree recklessly endangering safety after his arrest June 22 in...
Fight

Fight leads to felony charges for Racine Youthful Correctional Center prisoner

An 18-year-old Racine man faces felony charges of battery by a prisoner and attempted battery by a prisoner after his arrest Wednesday at the...
attempted homicide

DA: Man strikes woman with hammer in attempted homicide

A 40-year-old Racine man faces a felony charge of attempted first-degree intentional homicide with the use of a dangerous weapon after his arrest July...
Boat crash

One person injured in early morning boat crash on Lake Michigan

A 65-year-old Iowa man was treated for non life-threatening injuries he sustained after the boat he was in smashed into a break wall early...
drug buys

Undercover drug buys result in arrest and 11 felony charges

A 50-year-old Racine man could land in prison for the rest of his life as the result of an undercover drug operation that began...