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Man arrested after rolling his car

Man arrested after rolling his car

A Union Grove man was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after a rollover crash in the 1300 block of Vine Street just past midnight on Nov. 9. Anthony G. Skokut, 28, was arrested for first-time drunken driving and received multiple traffic citations before being transported to the Racine County […]

 
 

A welcome addition

A welcome addition

Officials with the Waterford Graded School District on Nov. 9 officially dedicated the recently completed addition and upgrades to Fox River Middle School with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The 60,000-square-foot addition includes kitchen, commons (pictured), gymnasium, eighth grade wing, and art and music suite. The renovation of the existing building […]

 
 

Donation dumping overwhelms store

Donation dumping overwhelms store

Salvation Army asks people to donate only during business hours By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Burlington Salvation Army store, 248 S. Pine Street, has experienced an overwhelming volume of donations that caused concern for city officials in recent weeks. Gregory Guidry, City Building Inspector, said the concerns stem from […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      While their intentions were probably good, the actions of some who dumped donations outside the Salvation Army thrift store in Burlington created a mess on multiple levels. The massive pile of furniture, clothing and household items created an eyesore on the south side of the store. It also placed […]

 
 

JAMES R. OLSON

JAMES R. OLSON

      James R. “Sarge” Olson passed away on Nov. 7, 2020 at the age of 78. In just three short weeks battling Covid 19, he fought hard and was a very strong man. James was a Veteran, giving 31 years to our country in the U.S. Air Force. He loved […]

 
 

VERNER LAHTI III

VERNER LAHTI III

      Verner Lahti III, 55, passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 10, 2020. He is survived by his children, Samantha M. Lahti engaged to Conrad Bersch and Matthew V. Lahti engaged to Kali Splan; sisters, Kim (Tony) Antinucci, Karen-Kerri (Kevin) Dunn and Kyle Rose Johnson; his father Verner (Margie) Lahti II; […]

 
 

ELIZABETH REHBERG

ELIZABETH REHBERG

      Elizabeth “Betty” Rehberg, 92, of Waterford, passed away peacefully on Nov. 12, 2020 at home. Betty was born May 20, 1928 to Thomas J. and Gertrude Maas in Burlington. She attended St. Thomas Catholic Grade School and graduated from Waterford Union High School in 1946. She married the love […]

 
 

MARGARET MARY SULLIVAN

MARGARET MARY SULLIVAN

      Born on July 10, 1931 on the South Side of Chicago, the only child of Irish immigrants, Margaret Mary Sullivan (nee O’Sullivan) departed this world on the morning of Nov. 4, 2020. During her 89 years among us, Margaret, better known as Maggie, touched many lives with her kindness, […]

 
 

DONALD T. BOSWORTH

DONALD T. BOSWORTH

      Donald “Don” T. Bosworth, 75, of Union Grove, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020 at Care & Comfort Adult Family Home in Union Grove. Don was born in Chicago on Nov. 11, 1945, to Richard and Shirley Bosworth. His early life was spent in Burlington, where he graduated from […]

 
 

ROBERT THOMAS ROMBCA

ROBERT THOMAS ROMBCA

      Robert Thomas, 86, of Waterford, died Oct. 28, 2020 at his residence with his loving family by his side. Robert was born to Robert and Laura (nee Wilandt) Rombca Sr. on Dec. 29, 1933 in Milwaukee. He grew up in the Milwaukee area and graduated high school before serving […]

 
 
 
 

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