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NIMBY? – OK, says Stein

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Stein Gardens and Gifts has reacted with a swift “never mind” to a Not-In-My-Back-Yard (NIMBY) campaign to block its entry into the Waterford business community. As a result, Stein is taking its business five minutes up the road to Burlington, where officials have welcomed Stein’s proposal […]


Beaming! Waterford native Westrick headed to NCAA national meet

Beaming! Waterford native Westrick headed to NCAA national meet

    After sitting through four of Saturday’s six rotations at the NCAA Division 1 women’s gymnastics regional at the University of Illinois, it was time for Waterford’s Taylor Westrick to perform. It was Westrick’s only event of the day, as her team, Southeast Missouri State, had not qualified for […]


Hilltoppers hang on to down St. Joe’s

By Bud Milroy Sports correspondent The Catholic Central High School baseball team picked up its first win of the season Tuesday, downing Kenosha St. Joseph 11-10 at Beaumont Field. The win moves the Hilltoppers to 1-2 overall and 1-1 in the Midwest Classic Conference-South Division. CCHS appeared to be en […]


Shebeneck, Shenkenberg lead track teams

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT With a lot of the squad’s younger athletes participating due to spring break, head coach Dan Luneau was pleased with the ninth-place finish by his Burlington High School girls’ track and field team at the Franklin Saber Indoor Invitational held Saturday at UW-Parkside. The Demon […]


Tough start for Demon softballers

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT It was a disappointing way to begin the 2012 spring softball season for the Burlington High School girls’ team. The Demon girls traveled to Paddock Lake Thursday to take on Southern Lakes Conference foe Westosha Central and were handed an 18-0 drubbing at the hands […]


South defeats Demon girls 3-1

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The Burlington High School girls soccer team had its first lead of the season, but was unable to hold onto it in a 3-1 non-conference loss to Waukesha South Thursday at South. Tegan Rock, off an assist by Maddy Harry, put the Demon girls up […]


Mukwonago defeats Demon netters 5-2

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Wins at No. 4 singles and No. 1 doubles were not enough to get the Burlington High School boys’ tennis team its first dual win of the season as the Demon boys fell 5-2 to Mukwonago April 4 in non-conference action. “Just can’t put it […]


BHS golfers start season at Franksville

By David Paulsen SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Led by a junior and a freshman, the Burlington High School boys’ golf team placed second at the Franklin Triangular Thursday with a 173. Played at South Hills Country Club in Franksville, Franklin won the event with a 169. South Milwaukee shot a 194. “A […]


Standouts for the week of April 13, 2012

Co-Female Athletes of the Week Alice Fitzpatrick, Union Grove Union High School softball: Fitzpatrick scored the run that tied the game April 3 against Wilmot, but also had another outstanding pitching performance. Fitzpatrick struck out eight and walked four in Union Grove’s 3-1 win over Wilmot last week. The senior […]


Take me out to the ballpark

Take me out to the ballpark

Spectators enjoy a sunny spring day Saturday as the Catholic Central baseball team hosted three other squads for a baseball tripleheader. (Jennifer Eisenbart photo)


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