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    Film duo hits streets of Burlington to film movie By Jason Arndt Editor The City of Burlington took center stage this week, when two independent filmmakers with local ties collaborated on a feature movie, which the writer calls a cautionary tale. The feature movie, titled “Blame,” is about five young […]

  • In this week’s Standard Press…

    In this week’s Standard Press…

          Several people called the newspaper office on Tuesday wondering just what was going on at the gas station kitty corner from City Hall. Those “goings on” were the filming of a movie using Burlington as a backdrop. The movie, and the people behind it are the subject of a […]

  • 300 Club: Union Grove’s Domagalski enjoys historic win, surprise celebration

    300 Club: Union Grove’s Domagalski enjoys historic win, surprise celebration

    Wife reached out to former players for special party   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent What do you give a high school girls basketball coach for winning 300 career games? Two conference road victories and a surprise celebration with a full complement of former players seemed like appropriate gifts for […]

  • Fox River State Bank will be sold

    Fox River State Bank will be sold

    Agreement joins ‘like-minded’ community banks By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Burlington-based Fox River State Bank will be sold to Greenwoods Financial Group, Inc. – which operates Greenwoods State Bank, Lake Mills – under an agreement announced Monday. Fox River State Bank President and CEO Keith Pollek said the move […]

  • Grove man dies after being struck by car along dark highway

    Grove man dies after being struck by car along dark highway

    A 51-year-old Union Grove man died Saturday after being struck by a car while walking along a dark Kenosha County highway shortly before 3 a.m. Jeffery D. Etlicher suffered severe injuries as a result of the incident that was reported at 2:57 a.m. along Highway H (88th Avenue) about a […]

 

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On location

Film duo hits streets of Burlington to film movie By Jason Arndt Editor The City of Burlington took center stage this week, when two independent filmmakers with local ties collaborated on a feature movie, which the writer calls a cautionary tale. The feature movie, titled “Blame,” is about five young […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      Several people called the newspaper office on Tuesday wondering just what was going on at the gas station kitty corner from City Hall. Those “goings on” were the filming of a movie using Burlington as a backdrop. The movie, and the people behind it are the subject of a […]

 
 

300 Club: Union Grove’s Domagalski enjoys historic win, surprise celebration

300 Club: Union Grove’s Domagalski enjoys historic win, surprise celebration

Wife reached out to former players for special party   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent What do you give a high school girls basketball coach for winning 300 career games? Two conference road victories and a surprise celebration with a full complement of former players seemed like appropriate gifts for […]

 
 

LINDA SUSAN WILLE

LINDA SUSAN WILLE

      Linda Susan Wille, 68, of Burlington, passed on Jan. 16, 2019 in Hospice at Aurora Medical Center, following a long journey with Frontotemporal Degeneration, which was diagnosed in 2012. Linda was born in Burlington, to Donald and Romona Wille. She attended St. Mary High School/Catholic Central High School and […]

 
 

Fox River State Bank will be sold

Fox River State Bank will be sold

Agreement joins ‘like-minded’ community banks By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Burlington-based Fox River State Bank will be sold to Greenwoods Financial Group, Inc. – which operates Greenwoods State Bank, Lake Mills – under an agreement announced Monday. Fox River State Bank President and CEO Keith Pollek said the move […]

 
 

BERNICE M. MITCHELL

  Heaven welcomed an angel when Bernice M. “Bee” Mitchell passed away Jan. 10, 2019, after 92 years on Earth. Bernice was born at home in Burlington to Frank and Anna (Spieker) May on Dec. 8, 1926.       She graduated from St. Mary’s Catholic High School in 1944 and this […]

 
 

HOWARD C. DAWLEY

HOWARD C. DAWLEY

      Howard C. Dawley, 87, passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 at his home. Howard was born in Oshkosh on Sept. 10, 1931, to Harold and Edith (nee Sweet) Dawley. Shortly after birth, his family moved to Burlington where he attended area schools and graduated from Burlington High School. Howard […]

 
 

LAWRENCE E. HARPER-SEWELL

LAWRENCE E. HARPER-SEWELL

      Lawrence E. Harper-Sewell, 86, of Burlington, passed away Jan. 17, 2019 at his home. Larry was born in Columbus, Ohio on Dec. 9, 1932, to William Harper and Rachel (nee Osmer) Sewell. He spent his early life in Columbus and graduated from DeVry University in Chicago. On February 6, […]

 
 

ROSELYN M. RABOINE

ROSELYN M. RABOINE

      Roselyn M. Raboine, 80, of Burlington, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 at her home. Roselyn was born in Burlington on March 17, 1938, to Fred and Loretta (nee Richter) Vogt. She spent her early life in Lyons, where she graduated from St. Joseph’s Elementary in Lyons and St. […]

 
 

Weather forces cancellation of festival’s Saturday outdoor events

Weather forces cancellation of festival’s Saturday outdoor events

But many Hot Chocolate Fest events are still a go this weekend Due to the weather forecast of snow for Friday night into Saturday, some of the Hot Chocolate Fest activities have been canceled, according to the Burlington Chamber of Commerce. All of the outdoor activities based at Wehmhoff Square […]

 
 
 
 

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