East Troy

Celebrating 125 years of lake preservation

Celebrating 125 years of lake preservation

Lake association plans birthday bash for Oct. 12 By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Lake Beulah Protective and Improvement Association is invited the public to its 125th anniversary celebration on Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Lake Beulah Yacht Club, N9220 East Shore Road, East Troy. “We’re calling it an Oktoberfest and […]

 
 

School District annual meeting sparsely attended

The East Troy Community School District had its annual meeting Sept. 23 to a largely empty lecture hall at the high school. With only a handful of residents, aside from staff and board members, the district presented its proposed 2019-20 budget and set a preliminary tax levy increase of 3.3%. […]

 
 

Relive the ‘War of the Worlds’

Relive the ‘War of the Worlds’

Off the Square Players open radio play, library fundraiser tonight By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The Off the Square Players kick off their fall season with a presentation of the H.G. Wells thriller, “War of the Worlds, the Radio Broadcast,” tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Ivan’s Backstage on the East […]

 
 

This land is your land

This land is your land

Ice Age Trail chapter members leading free hikes on Saturday In recognition of National Public Lands Day, the Walworth/Jefferson County chapter of the Ice Age Trail Alliance will sponsor free 2-, 5-and 7-mile guided hikes on Saturday, Sept. 28, as an introduction to Wisconsin’s 1,200 plus mile Ice Age National […]

 
 

Be there for the ‘War of the Worlds’

Off the Square Players open season with radio play The year is 1938. The cost of a gallon of gas is 10 cents. Franklin D. Roosevelt is president. The primary medium of entertainment is the radio, and it caused panic in the eastern United States after listeners mistook a fictional […]

 
 

Homecoming at East Troy High

Homecoming at East Troy High

East Troy High School will spend the week of Sept. 23 to 27 celebrating the 2019 Homecoming. Students will participate in Spirit Week activities all week long. The Homecoming Parade steps off from the high school at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27. The 2019 Homecoming theme is “High School Musical” […]

 
 

Mukwonago’s annual Fall Fest returns Saturday

The Mukwonago Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Fall Fest ushers in autumn throughout the downtown area from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21. The village-wide event features shopping and restaurant specials, crafters, vendors, petting zoo, live music, chili cook off, pumpkin decorating, pony rides, police and fire […]

 
 

‘Beautiful Humans – Portrait Moments’ opens Saturday

‘Beautiful Humans – Portrait Moments’ opens Saturday

Good Earth Church of the Divine’s autumn art exhibit at Michael Fields The Good Earth Church of the Divine is having an opening repetition for its autumn exhibit from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, in the Big Brown Barn at Michael Fields Agricultural Institute, W2493 Highway ES, East […]

 
 

Enjoy a ‘Second Helping’

Enjoy a ‘Second Helping’

St. James community meal brings people together By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff In a world with modern technology that keeps everyone connected through the internet, there sometimes exists a dichotomy of disconnection from everyday life. The paradox is not lost on the organizers of the Second Helpings monthly supper at […]

 
 

East Troy Village Board looks at improvements on the square

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Village Board considered options for improvements to sidewalks and traffic patterns on the Village Square at the Aug. 26 Committee of the Whole meeting. Department of Public Works Director Jason Equitz told the board the county’s 2021 plan to redo Highway ES […]