Lake Geneva area

Second person charged in crash that hurt biker

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for today for a Chicago man who allegedly grabbed the steering wheel of a car he was riding in contributing to a crash that injured a motorcyclist. Carlos A. Garcia, 24, was charged Aug. 28 in Walworth County Circuit Court with first-degree reckless injury and […]

 
 

Homecoming dress giveaway at Trinity Church

The final day of A’s Dress Closet hosting a free homecoming/prom “dress shop” will be Saturday, Sept. 14, at Trinity Church, W775 Geranium Road, Genoa City. The shop will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. A’s Dress Closet provides local high school girls with the opportunity to […]

 
 

On stage at the Geneva Theater

On stage at the Geneva Theater

The Geneva Theatre Actors Guild will open its 2019-20 season with “Lombardi” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, and 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13, at the Geneva Theater, 244 Broad St., Lake Geneva. “Lombardi” officially premiered on Broadway at the Circle in the Square Theatre on Oct. 21, 2010, starring […]

 
 

A closer look at the opioid crisis

County to sponsor showing of ‘Written Off,’ about one man’s journey The public is invited to join Walworth County Department of Health and Human Services for a free movie in an effort to help people understand the opioid epidemic that is affecting so many families locally and across the country. […]

 
 

Welcome!

Welcome!

      Badger High School mascot Bucky and upper class student mentors greet incoming freshmen on the first day of school, Sept. 3. During lunch, freshmen played games in the gym this year because of rain. See more photos in the Times/Report. (Mike Hoey photo)

 
 

Tour Lake Geneva’s Maple Park Historic District

Maple Park Historic District Sunset Tour in Lake Geneva is set for Saturday, Sept. 14. The tours begin at 5 p.m., stepping off from the Steppingstone, 817 Wisconsin St. A little more t han 20 years ago, the residents of the Maple Park neighborhood, led by local resident Mary Tanner, […]

 
 

New at school

New at school

Lake Geneva Schools welcomes these new teachers to the district: (from left) McKenna Gruling, early childhood and special education at Star Center and Central-Denison; Taylor Girard, occupational therapist at Star Center; Marsha Farmer, first grade at Star Center; Lisa Stanton, 4-year-old kindergarten at Star Center and Central-Denison; Trischia Burdt, special […]

 
 

Safety Town sees increase in attendance

Safety Town sees increase in attendance

Eighty young children attended Geneva Lake Women’s Association 2019 Safety Town event earlier this summer, held at Lake Geneva Middle School. That marks a 50 percent increase in participation over last year’s event. Safety Town is an early childhood safety education program designed for children who are at least 5 […]

 
 

Woman charged in crash that injured motorcyclist

An initial appearance was adjourned until Aug. 23 for a Lake Geneva woman charged with injuring a motorcyclist while driving drunk in the Town of Bloomfield. Angelica R. Garcia, 29, was charged Aug. 15 in Walworth County Circuit Court with injury by intoxicated use of a vehicle causing great bodily […]

 
 

Artists of the month at the library announced

Artists of the month at the library announced

The Lake Geneva Public Library and Geneva Lake Arts Foundation announced a special exhibit of seven area artists. The work of Dorae Bowen, Nicholette “Nikki” Marsicano, Sarah McConnell, Star Norini, Pam Ring, Eileen Streu, and Gary R. Wigman will be on display at the library during August. Dorae Bowen is […]