Lake Geneva area

Beer and Spirits Festival set for Oct. 27

Nei-Turner Media Group will have its ninth annual Beer and Spirits Festival from 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 27 at The Ridge Hotel in Lake Geneva. This year will feature Halloween tricks and treats, unlimited tastings from 35 Midwest craft breweries and distilleries, music by DJ Felix Entertainment, a photo […]

 
 

Boat count conducted

Geneva Lake Environmental Agency also counted piers The 2018 annual boat count Aug. 28 on Geneva Lake totaled 5,216 boats docked, moored or available for in-out service. The number of boats available for in-out service was 532 and accounted for 10 percent of all boats counted. The number of boats […]

 
 

Badger High School opens PHab Lab

Badger High School opens PHab Lab

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Badger High School had a ribbon-cutting ceremony Oct. 2 to commemorate the opening of its new PHabLab facility next to the library learning center. Local and state dignitaries attended including Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, Sen. Steve Nass and Lake Geneva Mayor Tom Hartz. A traditional […]

 
 

Trinity Church to host Dare 2 Share event

Trinity Church to host Dare 2 Share event

On Oct. 13, Dare 2 Share LIVE will be broadcast at Trinity Church in Pell Lake from the flagship event in Denver, Colo., and streamed to more than 95 satellite sites nationwide. Each individual site will feature its own live worship band and emcee trainer along with the direct feed […]

 
 

Trinity Church to offer pet blessing

Trinity Church to offer pet blessing

Trinity Church will offer a pet blessing at its 10:45 a.m. service Oct. 7. Community members are invited to bring their pets including dogs, cats and guinea pigs to get blessed. The service will take place outside where pets will be blessed by a prayer minister and receive a free […]

 
 

Death in Victorian Era is focus of Black Point program

Death in Victorian Era is focus of Black Point program

Black Point Estate will present “Angels Carried Them Away: Death and Mourning in the Victorian Era” on Oct. 5, 6, 12 and 13. The program runs from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. beginning with a cruise to the estate that departs from the Riviera Dock, 812 Wrigley Drive. Cost is $44 […]

 
 

Bridge maintenance over Highway 12 results in overnight closures

The westbound lanes of Highway 12 will be closed overnight as the Wisconsin Department of Transportation maintains bridges. Over the next few weeks, bridges over westbound Highway 12 between Genoa City and Elkhorn will undergo maintenance including heat straightening of steel girders underneath the County B, Sheridan Springs Road and […]

 
 

Keefe Kares to honor Twin Oaks at annual celebration

For the past three years, Keefe Kares, the charitable branch of Keefe Real Estate, has held an annual celebration to help raise funds for the various nonprofit organizations supported by the foundation. This year, the event will be held on Sept. 28 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Activity […]

 
 

Businesses display work of area artists

A number of businesses in the Geneva Lakes area are displaying exhibits by local artists during September. The work of the following Geneva Lake Arts Foundation members will be on display at these locations: Alice Winn, the Lake Geneva Public Library, 918 W. Main St., Lake Geneva; Marty Carney, Lily […]

 
 

Community State Bank opens relocated Lake Geneva branch

Community State Bank opens relocated Lake Geneva branch

Community State Bank relocated its Lake Geneva office to 200 Interchange North. The newly updated office is near Geneva Square and opened for business Sept. 4. The new location includes additional office space, a meeting room and full service teller line. It also features a drive-thru, automated teller machine, safe […]