Lake Geneva area

State superintendent visits Badger

The juniors battle the seniors in a tug o’ war during Badger High School’s spring pep assembly May 24. (Photo by Michael Hoey)

Education leader congratulates school’s culinary arts program By Michael S. Hoey CORRESPONDENT Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction Superintendent Tony Evers visited Lake Geneva Badger High School on May 30 to congratulate Badger’s national champion ProStart culinary arts team and tour the school. “What an honor,” Evers said of the national […]

 
 

Couples On Wheels roll through Lake Geneva

Couples On Wheels roll through Lake Geneva

    The Couples On Wheels Tandem Club of Wisconsin hosted its annual spring rally in Walworth County from May 17 to 19. The club will also be celebrating their 25th anniversary. More than 60 couples participated in the tandem bike rally throughout Walworth County over the three days. Friday […]

 
 

The Cove executive ordered to produce documents

Senior VP will face contempt if she fails By Bob Peryea Correspondent A Walworth County Circuit Court judge ordered a Cove of Lake Geneva executive Thursday to produce all documents requested by a court-appointed receiver or face six months in county jail for contempt of court. Judge John R. Race […]

 
 

Couples On Wheels Tandem Bike Rally

The Walworth County Visitors Bureau presents the Couples On Wheels Tandem Club of Wisconsin is hosting their annual spring rally in Lake Geneva this weekend, May 17 – 19. The club will also be celebrating their 25th Anniversary and is anticipating over 60 couples participating in the tandem bike rally […]

 
 

Five businesses to feature Artist of the Month exhibits in May

Five businesses to feature Artist of the Month exhibits in May

During May, six Geneva Lake Art Association Inc. members will exhibit their artwork at the Lake Geneva Library, Talmer Bank, the Lake Geneva Creperie, BMO Harris Bank and Lilpots European Floral Design. The artists – Susan Alter and Carol Smith, of Lake Geneva; Nikki Marsicano, of Delavan; Sharon Larson, of […]

 
 

Badger DECA achieves international recognition

Badger DECA achieves international recognition

Two Badger High School DECA teams were selected from more than 2,600 entrants to compete in a challenge at the International Career Development Conference and placed second and 15th out of 16 teams. Seventeen Badger students participated in the International Distributive Education Clubs of America Career Development Conference in Anaheim, […]

 
 

Mosaic artist to present at GLAA meeting

Kerry Tharp, a mosaic artist and instructor from Belgium, will be the featured presenter at the Geneva Lake Art Association meeting at 7 p.m. April 25 at the gallery, 647 Main St. Members and guests are welcome. Refreshments will be served. “As a self-taught artist, I’ve been practicing art for […]

 
 

An uncertain future for the Brookwood Parent Teacher Organization

By Karen M. Bullock CORRESPONDENT There is not a Brookwood student that hasn’t been affected by the efforts of Brookwood Parent Teacher Organization. The group has sponsored assemblies and family events at both the elementary and middle schools for many years, as well as offered services such as the student […]

 
 

High-flying kid

High-flying kid

Reid Runkel of Burlington goes airborne as he competes in the Showdown at Sundown event March 15 at the Grand Geneva in Lyons. Runkel finished fourth in that event and took seventh-place overall all in the national Nielsen Enterprises Grand Finale competition in the Junior Novice 10-13 age division. (Photo […]

 
 

Geneva Ridge to host Brews & Blues Festival

Geneva Ridge to host Brews & Blues Festival

Lake Geneva is gearing up for the ultimate music and beer tasting event. At the Lake magazine will present the Craft Brews & Chicago Blues Festival from 1-5 p.m. April 6 at Geneva Ridge Resort, W4240 Highway 50, Lake Geneva. The event will feature tastings of beer from 25 micro-craft […]