Author Archive: Ed Nadolski

Rockin’ on the river

Rockin’ on the river

      Cold Sweat and the Brew City Horns perform June 16 at Village Hall Park as part of the Waterford River Rhythms concert series. The eight-piece band played a variety of popular songs during the 2-1/2 hour concert. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

It’s wants vs. needs in Waterford

Budget crunch has village prioritizing expenses By Dave Fidlin Correspondent As budgetary constraints and anticipated shortfalls remain an ongoing issue of concern in the years ahead, officials in the Village of Waterford are re-examining a list of expenses for this year and beyond. The Village Board and Finance Committee held […]

 
 

Crash claims life of student athlete

Crash claims life of student athlete

Community rallies in memory of Taylor Skendziel   By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor With the summer sun still bright, a handful of red balloons drifted slowly into the evening sky Saturday. Minutes earlier, friends and family of Taylor Skendziel circled around members of the Union Grove High School softball team as […]

 
 

A second helping of breakfast

A second helping of breakfast

Schaal family steps up for second straight year   By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor Last year went so well, the Schaal Family decided to step up and make “Breakfast on the Farm” happen again. For the second straight year after a 15-year break, Racine County will have a dairy breakfast, served […]

 
 

Neighbors concerned about proposed special ed house

But city backs request to rezone property for district program By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A plan to rezone a residential property to institutional use ­– for the sole purpose of housing an educational program for young adults with developmental disabilities – drew concerns from Burlington residents in Tuesday’s Common […]

 
 

VIDEO: Champion Demons get noisy welcome back to Burlington; official parade set for Saturday

Players hoist the WIAA D1 state championship trophy Thursday night. (Mike Ramczyk/SLN)

Fresh off their 6-4 victory over Arrowhead in the WIAA Division 1 state championship game, the Burlington High School Demons got a noisy escort back to Burlington late Thursday night. The Demons will get an official homecoming at 10 a.m. Saturday during a parade through the streets of downtown Burlington. […]

 
 

Sheriff: Evidence points to boyfriend in fire, explosion, deaths

Sheriff: Evidence points to boyfriend in fire, explosion, deaths

By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Evidence suggests a man who had recently been kicked out of the home he had been living in with his girlfriend and her son caused the May 14 fire and explosion on Ketterhagen Road in the Town of Burlington and is responsible for killing […]

 
 

Update: Name released in Yorkville fatality

Update: Name released in Yorkville fatality

A 43-year-old woman, who deputies say was attempting to retrieve her dog on Highway 11 in Yorkville early Tuesday morning, and was struck and killed by a semi-trailer truck, according to a news release issued by the Racine County Sheriff’s Department. Later in the day, the sheriff’s department identified the […]

 
 

ChocolateFest emerges as a favorite in election year

ChocolateFest emerges as a favorite in election year

Burlington is ready to celebrate its 30th ChocolateFest As Burlington’s ChocolateFest enters its 30th year, organizers can look back with nostalgia at how the annual event, held Memorial Day weekend, has evolved. There was a time when festival patrons had one question on their minds – “Where’s the chocolate?” Now, […]

 
 

Lake Geneva woman, children located in Georgia

Lake Geneva woman, children located in Georgia

Mom arrested, dad retrieving kids from Savannah By Vicky Wedig Staff Writer A Lake Geneva woman and her kids were found in Savannah, Ga., Tuesday morning after a person there recognized them from photos on a press release police issued Monday. “When we put it out to media last night, […]

 
 
 
 
 

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