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2014 ALL-AREA FOOTBALL: Burling, Fisher named best of the best

2014 ALL-AREA FOOTBALL: Burling, Fisher named best of the best

    You have to love the postseason awards season. A time to reflect at the best and brightest of the season, it allows you to remember the players and moments that made you jump out of your seat and scream in excitement. An experiment we started last fall, the […]

 
 

Expectations sky high for Waterford girls basketball

Expectations sky high for Waterford girls basketball

    By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Expectations are high in Waterford this season for the girls basketball team, and deservedly so. Head coach Dena Brechtl is gifted with a deep and experienced squad anchored by eight seniors and five returning starters. Waterford’s roster goes 14 players deep, and Brechtl […]

 
 

Taking a look back

Taking a look back

Lisa Mushel (left) and her daughter, Resse, take a look at the archives articles on display for Plymouth Children’s Center. Plymouth Congregational Church and the Plymouth Children’s Center celebrated the center’s 40th anniversary last Sunday.(Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Say what?

Say what?

Local actor Rob King exchanges lines with Mayor Bob Miller at the CATHE Center Big Bash Friday. The CATHE Center in Burlington held its second annual event at Veterans Terrace Friday night. (Photo courtesy of Jeff Robshaw/Green Town Photography)

 
 

Area athletes shine on all-conference squads

Area athletes shine on all-conference squads

  Southern Lakes All-Conference   Football   First team Offense QB – Brad Burling, sr., Burlington. RB – Keenan Leahy, sr., Elkhorn. WR – Jake Benzing, sr., Delavan-Darien. Frank Hozeska, sr., Burlington. TE – Ethan Cesarz, soph., DD. OL – Stephan Wieder, jr., Lake Geneva Badger. Ian McDonald, sr., Elkhorn. […]

 
 

Red sky at night

Red sky at night

A beautiful sunset is evident last week on Milwaukee Avenue in Burlington, with city lights adding to the effect. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

STATE VOLLEYBALL: Marquette ends Burlington’s Cinderella story

STATE VOLLEYBALL: Marquette ends Burlington’s Cinderella story

    By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   MILWAUKEE – Burlington fans can try to blame it on the quick turnaround, playing a match just 16 hours after an emotionally-draining, physically-grueling five-game battle. Or they can point to the fact that the Burlington boys volleyball team beat itself and played its […]

 
 

STATE VOLLEYBALL: Burlington erases 2-0 deficit, masters Middleton in quarterfinal

STATE VOLLEYBALL: Burlington erases 2-0 deficit, masters Middleton in quarterfinal

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com   MILWAUKEE – On Friday evening, the Burlington boys volleyball team finally lost a game in the 2014 postseason. In fact, they lost the first two in a WIAA state quarterfinal against Middleton at Wisconsin Lutheran College. That’s when first-year coach Kayla Uhlenhake implored her […]

 
 

A fair trade event

A fair trade event

Elizabeth Reed (center) and her daughter, Melanie, look at a scarf offered by Alice Lundstrom of Plowshare at the annual Fair Trade expo held Nov. 8 at the CATHE Center in Burlington. The event is designed to offer crafts at a fair-trade cost for the exhibitors. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

ROBERT F. ANDERSEN

ROBERT F. ANDERSEN

      Robert F. Andersen, 77, Burlington, died peacefully Oct. 30, 2014, at his home on with his loving family at his side. He was born in Milwaukee on Oct. 23, 1937, to the late Robert L. and Hildagard (Baker) Andersen. He spent his early life in Racine where he graduated […]

 
 
 
 
 

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