“Our Kids, Our Future”

The final set of 100 portraits by local photographer Kevin Poirier reflecting Kenosha’s racial diversity on the faces of Frank and Southport elementary school students was pasted up Thursday on a spacious lot in the downtown district. Kenosha Creative Space’s Francisco Loyola and Steve Hawkins worked for two days hanging the 24″ x 36″ printsContinue reading ““Our Kids, Our Future””

Important Election Day Announcement

City Hall announced today that voting poll staff shortages will consolidate some of the city’s voting polls on Election Day, April 7. This will NOT change the poll location for all 2nd District voters. All of you will go to the Kenosha Public Museum as usual. Safety protocols will be in place and it isContinue reading “Important Election Day Announcement”

COVID-19 + Social Distancing = No Door to Door Campaigning

There really is no other choice. The public’s health in the face of an unprecedented pandemic is too valuable to risk. I’m thankful for meeting so many of my fellow constituents of the 2nd District, but that effort must now move online and to the phone lines. While we all adapt our personal and workContinue reading “COVID-19 + Social Distancing = No Door to Door Campaigning”

The lights are on at Downtown’R Saloon

A house full of invited guests sampled the latest offerings of Kenosha’s newest eatery during a soft opening Thursday night at 707 56th St. Host Terry Nelson has met his goal of having the Downtown’R Saloon ready for its official opening on St. Patrick’s Day. The smell of smoked meats which anchors a southwest menuContinue reading “The lights are on at Downtown’R Saloon”