Lake Geneva area

Christian Arts Centre to present ‘Brigadoon’

Christian Arts Centre to present ‘Brigadoon’

The Christian Arts Centre of Chapel on the Hill community church will present “Brigadoon” this summer. “Brigadoon,” a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe, is about two American tourists who stumble upon Brigadoon, a mysterious Scottish village that appears for only one day every […]

 
 

Friends of Library to have book sale

In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the Friends of the Lake Geneva Public Library will have its annual book sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 12 and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 13. The sale will take place the east end of Library Park in Lake Geneva. […]

 
 

Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra performs final concert of series

Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra performs final concert of series

By Tom Ganser Correspondent On May 20, the Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra concluded its 2016-17 concert series “Sound in Motion” with a performance of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 1. However, orchestra Music Director David Anderson’s opening comments to the audience at Calvary Community Church in Williams Bay made it […]

 
 

Child porn traced to Lake Geneva man

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for June 23 for a Lake Geneva sex offender found with child pornogra-phy. David L. Tarlo, 45, was charged June 15 in Walworth County Circuit Court with possession of child pornogra-phy as a repeater and failure to register with the state Sex Offender Registry. According […]

 
 

Safety Town program graduates 62

Safety Town program graduates 62

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Safety Town, an educational program for children entering kindergarten in the fall in Walworth County, graduated 62 kids on Friday at Lake Geneva Middle School. The program is designed to teach kids safety lessons including water safety, fire safety, crossing the street, seat belts, stranger […]

 
 

Main Street closed after storm downs power lines

A portion of Highway 50 in Lake Geneva was closed for hours after a storm Wednesday night downed power lines and blew a transformer in the 1300 block of Main Street. Highway 50 closed at about 10:50 p.m. Wednesday between Maxwell Street and Sky Lane, according to the state Department […]

 
 

Speaker of the House visits Badger High School

Speaker of the House visits Badger High School

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Speaker of the House Paul Ryan visited with social studies classes at Lake Geneva Badger High School on May 12. The House of Representatives was on recess last week, and Ryan spends recesses in his home district meeting with constituents, he said. When asked how […]

 
 

Kayaker drowns on Geneva Lake

Kayaker drowns on Geneva Lake

A 22-year man drown and his companion was rescued Thursday evening when their kayaks overturned on Geneva Lake, according to the Lake Geneva Fire Department. The department was dispatched to the lake in an area just off shore of Covenant Harbor Bible Camp, 1724 W. Main St., at 6:27 p.m. […]

 
 

Teacher of the year

Teacher of the year

      Brookwood Middle School teacher Mary Ellen Kanthack is among four teachers statewide named teacher of the year Wednesday. Look for her story and more photos in next week’s Lake Geneva Times and Genoa City Report. (Vicky Wedig photo)

 
 

Orchestra members present chamber music concert

Orchestra members present chamber music concert

By Tom Ganser Correspondent On March 19, in the setting of Holy Communion Episcopal Church in Lake Geneva, an audience of 80 people was treated to the third and final Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra chamber music concert for the 2016-17 season. The concert began with the music of Wolfgang Amadeus […]

 
 
 
 
 

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