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Strong with the Force

Strong with the Force

Nine-year-old Ryan Harrell, of Elkhorn, takes a lightsaber lesson from David Jason Ziemba, of Make Believe Professionals, at the East Troy Area Chamber of Commerce’s May the Fourth Be With You event on the Village Square on, of course, May 4. The Star Wars-themed event kicked off the chamber’s First […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

The East Troy Community School District recently received a $19,000 fab lab grant from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. Read about the grant program and how the money will be used in the high school’s fab lab. Also in this week’s edition, the East Troy Village Board approved moving forward […]

 
 

New owners give it a go

New owners give it a go

Garden center work runs in the family for Thomases By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Gardeners who might have been dismayed when 3D Greenhouses and Gifts closed in Mukwonago last year can rest easy with the opening of Thomas’ Greenhouse and Gardens in the same location. Jennifer Thomas, owner of the […]

 
 

East Troy named quarterfinalist for ‘America’s Main Streets’ contest

East Troy named quarterfinalist for ‘America’s Main Streets’ contest

Support Main Street East Troy by voting today East Troy is the among the 25 quarterfinalists in the national small business movement, Independent We Stand’s 2018 America’s Main Streets contest. “As the lifeblood of our cities and towns, Main Streets play an important role in the long-term success of communities […]

 
 

Man found guilty of lesser charge in reckless homicide case

Owner of gun used to kill man faces up to 10 years in prison By Vicky Wedig SLN Staff An East Troy man was found guilty of a crime but a lesser offense than reckless homicide in the death of a man at his apartment in January 2017. During a […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

Thomas’ Greenhouse and Gardens has opened in the old 3D Greenhouses and Gifts in Mukwonago. The family has been in the gardening business for three generations and has big plans for the large gardening center. Read all about what they’re up to for the spring planting season in this week’s […]

 
 

Celebrate Star Wars Day on the East Troy Square

Celebrate Star Wars Day on the East Troy Square

Construction continues but upcoming events will go on as planned By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Utility work on the East Troy Village Square is still underway, but events scheduled for Village Square Park will go on as planned, including tonight’s May the Fourth Be With You celebration. The East Troy […]

 
 

Driver pleads not guilty to homicide in death of man shot by deputy

A status conference is scheduled for June 1 for a Milwaukee man charged in connection with the death of a man shot by a sheriff’s deputy in East Troy in 2016. Jose G. Lara, 32, pleaded not guilty March 23 in Walworth County Circuit Court to second-degree reckless homicide for […]

 
 

Village Board considers next steps in economic development plan

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff Village of East Troy officials and area residents heard a presentation from Graef, the firm the village hired to help with economic development, on possible strategies to encourage growth in the Tri-Troy area at the April 16 joint meeting of the Village Board Committee of […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News….

This week in the East Troy News….

The East Troy Community School District Board of Education had a special meeting Monday before the regular board meeting to give the public a chance to hear the 2018-19 budget proposal from administration. Read about what cuts/additions were approved in this week’s East Troy News/Times. The for second man in […]

 
 
 
 
 

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