Observer Recap: A vaccine, a police chief and a detective (March 21-27, 2021)

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KENOSHA ⸺ Over the past week, Uptown Observer coverage has focused mainly on the COVID-19 vaccine and the Kenosha Police Department.

Last week, stories included:

Therefore, please take a look back at the stories and lives that we touched on this week below. 

Latest Observer Stories

  • Make Music Day begins at Kenosha Creative Space
    KENOSHA— Today, June 21, is the first-ever Make Music Day in Kenosha at Kenosha Creative Space. The day will be filled with music from workshops to live band performances starting at 2:30 p.m. In fact, for convenience, you can see the lineup in the image below. You can also watch local musician Oscar Mercadillo kicking […]
  • UPDATE: KCSD identifies Kenosha woman killed in Tuesday crash
    SOMERS ⏤ The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department has identified the woman killed in a Tuesday crash on Green Bay Road as Pamela S. Dupuis, 54, of Kenosha. Dupuis died in a two-vehicle crash on the 3500 block of Green Bay Road in Somers Tuesday afternoon. At that time, around 2:15 p.m., KCSD deputies and emergency […]
  • Observer Walk: Basilica and National Shrine of Mary Help of Christians at Holy Hill
    HUBERTUS, Wis. ⏤ The Basilica and National Shrine of Mary Help of Christians at Holy Hill is maybe the most pleasant walk/hike you can take in the local region. The peaceful spot, tucked in 435 acres of woods, is located about 70 miles northwest of Kenosha in Hubertus, Wis. The three-layer hill is centered around […]
  • Tuesday crash kills 54-year-old Kenosha woman, KCSD reports
    SOMERS ⏤ The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department reports a crash on Tuesday afternoon killed one local woman. Authorities have charged another person with felonies in her death. According to KCSD Sgt. David Wright, around 2:15 p.m. Tuesday, deputies and emergency personnel responded to the village of Somers for a serious crash on the 3500 block […]
  • Kenosha Parks Commission approvals signal return of canceled events
    KENOSHA ⏤ Summer 2021 is shaping up to be a return to normal along the Kenosha lakefront concerning summer events after Parks Commission votes Monday night. On Monday evening, the Kenosha Parks Commission unanimously approved the locations and times of: The Kenosha Civic Veterans Parade: June 27, Navy Park; Let Freedom Ring: July 4, Pennoyer […]
  • Around The Mics: Thursdays at Creative Space and Public
    KENOSHA – Downtown is where you want to be on a Thursday night to catch some amazing local talent at two venues’ open mics: Kenosha Creative Space and Public Craft Brewing Co. You can first catch the start of Kenosha Creative Space‘s event Create@thespace ⏤ their paint/open jam night. Painting begins at 7 p.m., and the […]
  • Thompson’s Take: We need to know each other, so we can listen to each other again
    “Now is the time to come together.” There is no doubt in my mind that you’ve heard those words a lot in 2021.  I’m also fairly certain that they have hit with different degrees of sincerity based on who has said them to you.  As I walk around Kenosha, I know that the city fractured […]
  • Kenosha Pride holds ‘most successful benefit ever’ (photos)
    KENOSHA ⏤ Saturday, Kenosha Pride and supporters filled the Rhode Center for the Arts to benefit the group’s August festival. The event ⏤ Pride’s first since COVID-19 hit ⏤ turned out a success, according to the group’s social media. In fact, in a post on its Facebook page, the group called the event its “MOST […]
  • Paff says federal government ‘bankrupting America’ as other alderpersons support Biden jobs plan
    KENOSHA ⏤ In what has become a routine at City Council meetings, Dist. 6 Ald. David Paff not only voted in opposition of nearly all his colleagues, but also used his comments to denounce the federal government and President Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan. Paff’s statements came during discussion of a resolution supporting the jobs […]
  • Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department responds to Burlington Road blaze, one dead
    KENOSHA COUNTY ⏤ Tuesday morning, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department Sgt. Chris Hannah told the public that one person had died in a Monday afternoon fire.  The blaze, at a home in the 21700 block of Burlington Road, fully engulfed the building, Hannah said in a release.  Kenosha County deputies and Kansasville Fire and Rescue responded […]
  • Observer Walk: Petrifying Springs Park trails (video)
    This morning I got up and decided that I would go on a walk/hike around the trails in Petrifying Springs Park right here in the local Kenosha area. I hadn’t in a while. However, exercise and mental health are linked together in ways. Therefore, I thought it might be peaceful and beneficial for everyone to […]
  • City Council to hold public hearing tonight on declaring Red Zone property ‘blighted’
    KENOSHA ⏤ Tonight, following a public hearing, the City Council will vote on whether or not to declare the Red Zone property, 4814 Sheridan Rd., “blighted.” After being declared blighted, the city would take possession of the property. Mayor John Antaramian presented the resolution to the council. A requirement to take over property In order […]
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