Archive for: March, 2016

Getting ready for Easter

Getting ready for Easter

Beckett Jenski, of Williams Bay, tries on his paper plate bunny mask for size during the Williams Bay Recreation Department Easter Egg Hunt last weekend. Egg dying and painting was one of numerous crafts and activities including the egg hunt, bunny masks and egg maracas. (Kellen Olshefski photo)

 
 

Area schools earn Title I recognition

By Kellen Olshefski SLN Staff Two area schools were recognized as Title I Schools of Recognition for the 2015-2016 academic year at a ceremony Monday in Madison. Both Reek Elementary School and Sharon Community School were recognized at the ceremony for their accomplishments. According to a release from the Wisconsin […]

 
 

Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books

      Lakeview Elementary School team members Josie Treder (from the left), Izzy Dieter, Jazmin Cederberg and Tyler Wright battle their way to a fourth-place finish in the elementary school State Battle of the Books competition recently that featured 215 teams through the state. Due to a number of […]

 
 

Egg hunt set for Saturday

  A bonafide sighting of the Easter Bunny will happen Saturday in Whitewater when the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater/Community Optimist Club hosts its annual Easter egg hunt. The event is scheduled for 11 am at the Whitewater Middle School grounds, 401 S. Elizabeth Street, weather permitting. Inclement weather will move the […]

 
 

Whippet swimmer, coach reflect on season

Whippet swimmer, coach reflect on season

By Kevin Cunningham Sports Correspondent There is a senior swimmer currently attending Whitewater High School and his name is Benny Liang. You now know his name, but if you are a great swimmer yourself, he probably knew your name a long time ago. “He’s a student of the sport,” Whippets […]

 
 

Let’s play ball

Let’s play ball

      Members of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater softball team give Fairhaven Senior Services residents – who had winning raffle tickets – a variety of team memorabilia March 11 when the team spent some time with the local seniors, talking, answering questions and sharing some treats.

 
 

ARLENE R. DERAIMO

Arlene R. DeRaimo, of Walworth, died March 20, 2016, at her home. She was born Feb. 3, 1950, in Harvard, Ill., to Arthur and Anna (Zimmerman) Engle. Arlene was an avid horse lover from an early age and made many friends throughout the years. She also enjoyed working outside, growing […]

 
 

VICTORIA L. KREFT

Victoria L. “Vicki” Kreft (nee McGee), 64, of Spring Prairie, died March 18, 2016, Marshfield Hospital. She was born in Milwaukee on June 28, 1951. She married Donald P. Kreft on April 14, 1971, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, East Troy. They raised two children on their farm in Spring […]

 
 

SIGNE O. WEIR

SIGNE O. WEIR

      Signe O. Weir, of Williams Bay, passed away March 19, 2016, at The Atrium Care Center in Williams Bay. Weir was born May 11, 1915, in Chicago, to Ole and Selma (Danielsen) Reinertsen. After 100 years, she is now at home with her Lord Jesus Christ. Her […]

 
 

ARTHUR F. LAZZERONI

ARTHUR F. LAZZERONI

      Arthur F. Lazzeroni, 84, of Delavan, died March 21, 2016, at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee. He was born Oct. 9, 1931, in East Troy, to Edward Sr. and Marie (VanRossun) Lazzeroni. He owned A. Lazzeroni Painting in the Delavan and Walworth County area for more […]