• Man dies when sports car flips in Lyons
  • A hidden gem for family fun
  • Three injured in highway crash in Town of Burlington
  • It’s an ‘Udderly Good Time’
  • Driver in fatal crash charged with two felonies
  • Man dies when sports car flips in Lyons

    Man dies when sports car flips in Lyons

    An 81-year-old Illinois man died Monday morning on Highway 12 in the Town of Lyons after he lost control of his classic sports car and rolled over. Allan Lukasz, of Mount Prospect, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Walworth County Medical Examiner’s Office, according to the Walworth County […]

  • A hidden gem for family fun

    A hidden gem for family fun

    By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent What do most people think when it comes to the library? Boring. Studying. Quiet. Back in my high school days, the library was the place where you spent countless hours studying for that research paper or big test, where whispering was the loudest you could be […]

  • Three injured in highway crash in Town of Burlington

    Three injured in highway crash in Town of Burlington

    Three people suffered significant injuries and required helicopter medical transport from the scene of a two-vehicle crash in the Town of Burlington Thursday night. The crash, which was reported at 9:12 p.m., shut down the intersection of Durand Avenue (Highway 11) and English Settlement Avenue for about five hours, according […]

  • It’s an ‘Udderly Good Time’

    It’s an ‘Udderly Good Time’

    The Racine County Fair is offering up an “Udderly Good Time” as it returns for its 96th run next week. The fair is Wednesday, July 24, through Sunday, July 28, on the fairgrounds at 19805 Durand Ave., Union Grove. For the full rundown of events and schedules click on the […]

  • Driver in fatal crash charged with two felonies

    Driver in fatal crash charged with two felonies

    Local man has long record of driving while suspended The driver of a car involved in a crash that killed his passenger in Waterford on June 27 has been charged with two felonies for driving with a suspended license. Cory S. Price, 26, was charged July 9 in Racine County […]

 

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Man dies when sports car flips in Lyons

Man dies when sports car flips in Lyons

An 81-year-old Illinois man died Monday morning on Highway 12 in the Town of Lyons after he lost control of his classic sports car and rolled over. Allan Lukasz, of Mount Prospect, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Walworth County Medical Examiner’s Office, according to the Walworth County […]

 
 

Panyk caps off powerful soccer career

Panyk caps off powerful soccer career

Graduate shattered Bronco record books By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Although Alexa Panyk’s soccer career concluded, her four years at Union Grove will be hard to forget, especially after she shattered the school record books. Her unforgettable mark includes a program record 74 career goals, single-season points with 52 and […]

 
 

A hidden gem for family fun

A hidden gem for family fun

By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent What do most people think when it comes to the library? Boring. Studying. Quiet. Back in my high school days, the library was the place where you spent countless hours studying for that research paper or big test, where whispering was the loudest you could be […]

 
 

Three injured in highway crash in Town of Burlington

Three injured in highway crash in Town of Burlington

Three people suffered significant injuries and required helicopter medical transport from the scene of a two-vehicle crash in the Town of Burlington Thursday night. The crash, which was reported at 9:12 p.m., shut down the intersection of Durand Avenue (Highway 11) and English Settlement Avenue for about five hours, according […]

 
 

It’s an ‘Udderly Good Time’

It’s an ‘Udderly Good Time’

The Racine County Fair is offering up an “Udderly Good Time” as it returns for its 96th run next week. The fair is Wednesday, July 24, through Sunday, July 28, on the fairgrounds at 19805 Durand Ave., Union Grove. For the full rundown of events and schedules click on the […]

 
 

Driver in fatal crash charged with two felonies

Driver in fatal crash charged with two felonies

Local man has long record of driving while suspended The driver of a car involved in a crash that killed his passenger in Waterford on June 27 has been charged with two felonies for driving with a suspended license. Cory S. Price, 26, was charged July 9 in Racine County […]

 
 

City monitors algae bloom on Echo Lake

City monitors algae bloom on Echo Lake

But officials don’t have plans to address unsightly problem By Jason Arndt Editor An algae bloom on Echo Lake in the mill pond area between Echo Park and Rice’s Liquor store along Milwaukee Avenue in Burlington has city officials on alert, but hasn’t prompted any action. City staff, who attributed […]

 
 

Haylofters to present ‘Mamma Mia!’

Haylofters to present ‘Mamma Mia!’

Show runs two weekends at BHS auditorium By Jason Arndt Editor Producers and cast members from The Haylofters believe audience members will get on their feet and dance in unison with them by the end of the community theater group’s production of “Mamma Mia!” The production, which slated for an […]

 
 

Bread for the Masses

Bread for the Masses

Deacon Anton Nickolai (from left) and the Revs. Gene Nowak, James Volkert and Sergio Rodriquez celebrate Mass in Burlington’s Echo Park Sunday as part of an annual event hosted by Burlington’s tri-parish Catholic community of St. Charles, St. Joseph (Lyons) and St. Mary churches. The Mass attracted about 400 attendees […]

 
 

Gravel pit issue shakes up town board

Gravel pit issue shakes up town board

Chairman resigns, former supervisor named successor in Spring Prairie By Jason Arndt Editor The Spring Prairie Town Board appointed former supervisor Thomas C. Bolfert as its new chairman following a special board meeting Tuesday. Bolfert, who served as supervisor from 2011 until he lost in last April’s election, replaces Don […]

 
 
 
 

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