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The champs are back: Lineup features firepower, pitching question mark for Burlington baseball

The champs are back: Lineup features firepower, pitching question mark for Burlington baseball

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Teenagers that can throw a baseball 90 miles per hour don’t exactly fall from trees. Burlington High School senior Jacob Lindemann is one of those rare breeds, a big, strong, intimidating figure on the pitching mound that literally strikes fear in opposing batters. This spring, […]

 
 

Hard to improve on that cute face

Hard to improve on that cute face

Ada Schoenk sits on the lap of her father, Jake, as she gets her face painted by Hannah Broussard during the annual Easter egg hunt sponsored by the DRIVEN student leadership club at Burlington High School Saturday. See Thursday’s print edition of the Burlington Standard Press for more photos from […]

 
 

Making new friends

Making new friends

Natasha McAnally (left) finds herself instant friends with Tiny Paws rescue dog Ritchie at the March 11 Burlington Home and Garden Show. The dogs at the show were a hit with many visitors. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Cardinal rule

Cardinal rule

There is no written rule that unseasonably warm temperatures in February will lead to a punitive dumping of snow in March, but it’s difficult to argue against that axiom in 2017. The snow on top of this bird feeder in the backyard of Scottie Peterson’s Burlington home attests to the […]

 
 

Practically perfect in every way

Practically perfect in every way

Makenzie Ferguson as Mary Poppins (from left) introduces herself to Leah Zinnen (as Mrs. Banks) and the Banks’ children, Hannah Beyer (as Jane) and Jacob Busch (as Michael) in the BHS production of “Mary Poppins.” The show opens next Thursday, March 9. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

This is just a drill

This is just a drill

Firefighters from several different municipalities, including the City and Town of Burlington, Rochester and Lyons, worked together on a practice burn Sunday in Burlington. An old home next to Miller Motors was taken down, but late in the afternoon, city fire was dispatched across the street to Kwik Trip for […]

 
 

Burlington plays spoiler to Wilmot’s conference title hopes

Burlington plays spoiler to Wilmot’s conference title hopes

Lady Demons enter playoffs on five-game win streak   By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com With a second consecutive Southern Lakes Conference title at stake, the Wilmot Union High School girls basketball team had history on its side at Thursday at Burlington, but the outcome was unlike its […]

 
 

A perfect sunset

A perfect sunset

Atmospheric conditions produced a beautiful sunset over the farm fields in Burlington Thursday night. (Photo by Jennifer Eisenbart)

 
 

Taking it to the ice

Taking it to the ice

The opening night of Hot ChocolateFest in Burlington Friday helped fill the ice with pond hockey players, children playing broom ball and just skating for fun. (Submitted photo)

 
 

Take aim!

Take aim!
 
 
 
 
 

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