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Demons douse Comets to remain perfect

Demons douse Comets to remain perfect

Burlington faces Wilmot Friday in Homecoming By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Burlington High School football team remained unbeaten following a 28-10 Southern Lakes Conference defeat of host Delavan-Darien last Friday. The Demons, who led 14-10 at halftime, were held below their 42 points per game average in the contest […]

 
 

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Believe the hype of homecoming

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Believe the hype of homecoming

After taking a week off from my high school football predictions (I apologize), we are back with a full slate this weekend. October is here, the leaves are soon to turn into picturesque fall foliage, and the playoff football picture is heating up. In Burlington in particular, it’s homecoming week […]

 
 

Feel the power

Feel the power

Touch A Truck Wisconsin, launched by Kurk Concrete, celebrated its fifth annual event Saturday on the Racine County Fairgrounds in Union Grove. Kaden Marriott, 5, of Milwaukee, learns how to put out a fire with assistance from Kansasville Assistant Fire Chief Tom Kalbas. For additional photos from the event see […]

 
 

LDV in the running for the ‘coolest’ product

LDV in the running for the ‘coolest’ product

Custom specialty vehicle maker in final four of statewide contest By Jason Arndt Editor Burlington-based manufacturer LDV Inc. has advanced to the final four in The Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin contest presented by the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce and Johnson Financial Group. LDV, which builds custom vehicles used globally, […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      Wisconsin is home to some of the coolest products of all time – from Harley Davidson motorcycles to the original light (make that, Lite) beer. So could the specialty vehicles made by LDV in Burlington earn that lofty status? The local maker of custom vehicles, such as mobile police […]

 
 

FAYE POHL

FAYE POHL

      Faye Pohl passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sept. 27, 2019. Faye will be dearly missed by her children, Victoria (Leonard) Mallak. Toni (Eric) McLaughlin, and Shayne (Michelle) Pohl; her siblings Gail (Tom) Kreuzer, Roan (Jackie) Arndt; her sister-in-law Karen Arndt; her grandchildren, Travis (Brittany) Meininger, […]

 
 

KENNETH H. ROBERS

KENNETH H. ROBERS

      Kenneth H. Robers, 81, of Burlington, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019 at home. Kenneth was born on Dec. 23, 1937 in Burlington to Herman and Florence (nee Meyer) Robers. He spent his entire life in the Burlington area and worked at Lavelle Industries for 40 years. He served […]

 
 

Grove golf captures share of conference title

Grove golf captures share of conference title

Roberts, Parco lead the Broncos By Tim Wester Correspondent Union Grove head coach Eric Swanson figured his girls golf team would be competitive with four key returners this season. But it was freshman Norah Roberts who became the X-factor for the team, which earned a share of the Southern Lakes […]

 
 

‘Actions speak louder than words’

Village of Waterford officials react to town’s decision not to renew fire contract By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Village of Waterford officials had strong words for their township counterparts this week as a strained relationship between the two municipalities was on display. The Village Board on Monday spent more than a […]

 
 

Burlington distance squads staying positive

Despite less than favorable overall results, individuals shine By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent One week removed from the Racine County Invite, the Burlington High School cross country squads competed in the Angel Invite at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside Saturday. Both the boys and girls squads finished in the top 25 of […]

 
 
 
 

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