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A word from our sponsors: TJ Tactical offering Wisconsin Concealed Carry Permit course Feb. 23

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TJ Tactical is currently offering classes to anyone who is interested in obtaining a Wisconsin Concealed Carry Permit. These classes are open to all skill levels.

The WI Concealed Carry Permit Class is taught to Wisconsin Department of Justice Guidelines.

Classes taught by certified WI DOJ Firearms Instructor.

For the basic Concealed Carry Permit class no shooting is required.

Concealed carry class is a 4 hour class which covers the training requirements that you need to obtain your WI Concealed Carry Permit.

Class participants will receive a certificate at the completion of the class which they will need to send to the state along with $50 to receive their Concealed Carry Permit.

Cost of class is $89 which includes all necessary class materials. A class is scheduled for Feb. 23 at VFW Post 1865 at 6618 39th Ave., Kenosha.

To register for a class click here or call  262-705-5641 or email TJTactical@ymail.com.

A word from our sponsors: TJ Tactical offering Wisconsin Concealed Carry Permit courses Jan. 19, Feb. 23

ad-tjtactical-web-reviseNote: TJ Tactical is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH

TJ Tactical is currently offering classes to anyone who is interested in obtaining a Wisconsin Concealed Carry Permit. These classes are open to all skill levels.

The WI Concealed Carry Permit Class is taught to Wisconsin Department of Justice Guidelines.

Classes taught by certified WI DOJ Firearms Instructor.

For the basic Concealed Carry Permit class no shooting is required.

Concealed carry class is a 4 hour class which covers the training requirements that you need to obtain your WI Concealed Carry Permit.

Class participants will receive a certificate at the completion of the class which they will need to send to the state along with $50 to receive their Concealed Carry Permit.

Cost of class is $89 which includes all necessary class materials. Classes are scheduled for Jan. 19 and Feb. 23 at VFW Post 1865 at 6618 39th Ave., Kenosha.

To register for a class click here or call  262-705-5641 or email TJTactical@ymail.com.

A word from our sponsors: Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall sponsoring flea market today

Note: Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH

It’s outdoor flea market season again at Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall.

The next flea market will be Sunday, Sept. 2. Hours will be 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall is located at 12009 53rd Place (Interstate 94 and Highway 158), Paris.

Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall also is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. featuring antiques, collectibles and gifts. Stop by!

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A word from our sponsors: Paul Stender’s Jet Rocket Thrill Show this Saturday at Wilmot Raceway

Note: Wilmot Raceway is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH

Wilmot Raceway will be heatin’ up the night sky this Saturday night, July 7, as Paul Stender’s Jet Rocket Thrill Show headlines the night. In addition, the Don’s Auto & Machine / Hoosier Tire Modifieds compete in a $750-to-win show, the extra cash coming from Sevick Motorsports, plus an increased payout for the R.A. Adams / Advance Auto Parts Street Stocks, and a combo Massive Speed / Hawg Heaven 4-cylinder event. Stender is bringing a couple different rocket creations this year after wowing the large crowd last year with the World’s Fastest School Bus (jet-powered of course), and the jet Army jeep. The best part of July 7th…. it’s just $10 for adults. Gates open at 5 p.m., with on-track action beginning at 6 p.m.

A word from our sponsors: Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall sponsoring flea market Sunday

Note: Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall is a KenoWi.com sponsor. — DH

It’s outdoor flea market season again at Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall.

The next flea market will be Sunday, July 1. Hours will be from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall is located at 12009 53rd Place (Interstate 94 and Highway 158), in Paris.

Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall also is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., featuring antiques, collectibles and gifts. Stop by!

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A word from our sponsors: USAC sprints coming to Wilmot Raceway this weekend

Note: Wilmot Raceway is a KenoWi.com sponsor. — DH

This Saturday night, June 23, features the USAC Amsoil NATIONAL Sprint Series and their 410 non-wing Sprint Cars at Wilmot Raceway.

Racing will be Jon Stanbrough, Levi Jones, Dave Darland, Damien Gardner, Tracy Hines, Bryan Clauson, Tommy Sexton, and more. Joining USAC’s Thunder & Lightning will be Wilmot’s own Fec’s Place / Outlaw Race Parts Mini Sprints, Don’s Auto & Machine / Hoosier Tire Modifieds, and the Massive Speed Pro 4’s / Hawg Heaven Bandit 4’s.

This is the first time in way over a decade that the USAC National Sprint Cars have been at Wilmot.

In action at Wilmot from last weekend:

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A word from our sponsors: Clinics at Petrifying Springs will intro you to golf

Note: Petrifying Springs Golf Course is a KenoWi.com sponsor. — DH

Petrifying Springs Golf Course is presenting free introductory golf clinics in June.

The courses will be coordinated by Robert Dunlap, Club Manager, and Doug Shulski, assistant golf professional.

The clinics will be held Tuesdays, June 12, June 19, and June 26, from 6 to 7  p.m., at Petrifying Springs Golf Course.

Anyone who wants to learn the great game of golf is encouraged to register to attend.

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A word from our sponsors: Courses at Petrifying Springs will intro you to golf

Note: Petrifying Springs Golf Course is a KenoWi.com sponsor. — DH

Petrifying Springs Golf Course is presenting free introductory golf clinics in June.

The courses will be coordinated by Robert Dunlap, Club Manager, and Doug Shulski, assistant golf professional.

The clinics will be held Tuesdays, June 12, June 19, and June 26, from 6 to 7  p.m., at Petrifying Springs Golf Course.

Anyone who wants to learn the great game of golf is encouraged to register to attend.

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A Word from our Sponsors: Brighton Dale Links to host Club Evaluation and Demo Day May 5

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NoteBrighton Dale Links is a KenoWi.com sponsor. — DH

Brighton Dale Links presents a “Club Evaluation and Demo Day” with Nike Golf on Saturday May 5th, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Bring your clubs to the practice range between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., and have the professional staff of Kenosha County evaluate your equipment. They are offering free club fitting and giving away a free round of golf for every purchase over $500.

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Special Olympics Polar Plunge After Five coverage

The Brat Stop and Polar Plunge sponsored a Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce  Business After Five at The Brat Stop Thursday evening.

The event served as a preview for this Saturday’s Special Olympics Wisconsin-Southeastern Region 13th annual Polar Plunge at The Brat Stop in Kenosha, just west of Interstate 94 on Highway 50. 

Admission of $5 per person from the After Five was donated to Special Olympics.

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A word from our sponsors: HuHot Mongolian Grill to host Special Olympics fundraiser Jan. 25

HuHot Mongolian Grill, 7214 Green Bay Road, Kenosha, is raising some cold cash with a hot fundraiser to benefit Special Olympics Wisconsin’s Southeastern Region.

On Wednesday, Jan. 25, from 5 to 8 p.m., local Special Olympics athletes and volunteers will become “Helping Hands” that will cook up a little fun and funds at HuHot Mongolian Grill. Volunteers from Special Olympics Wisconsin will display their grilling skills, assist HuHot’s dining room staff and mingle with patrons, while also raising funds through raffles and souvenir sales.

You’ll also have an opportunity to talk to local Special Olympics athletes and hear heart warming stories from volunteers.

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A word from our sponsors: Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall sponsoring flea market Sunday

There’s another outdoor flea market Sunday, Sept. 4 at  Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall. Hours will be 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall is located at 12009 53rd Place (Interstate 94 and Highway 158), Paris.

Rustic Dairyland Antique Mall also is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. featuring antiques, collectibles and gifts. Stop by!

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A word from our Sponsors: Back to School Night this week at Wilmot Raceway

The Wilmot Raceway is hosting Back To School Family Night this Saturday night, Sept.  3, featuring the Tommy Homan Memorial.

Adult grandstand tickets are just $10, and kids 11 and under are free.

In addition to the big $553 to win Tommy Homan Memorial event for the RA Adams Enterprises Street Stocks, a full program of Don’s Auto & Machine Modifieds, Fec’s Place Mini Sprints, and Hawg Heaven Fearless 4’s will be contested. With just two point races remaining in the season-long championship point battle, there should some great racing as titles are on the line.

In addition to the increased winners share in Street Stock class, each car finishing 2nd through 12th will receive an additional $53 in honor of the car #53 Tommy Homan piloted so successfully in the Wilmot Street Stock division.

Daily Buzz: Fair has two days of rides wristband specials

If you can’t get enough of the up and down and round and round of the midway rides at the Kenosha County Fair, then there are two days you will want to keep in mind.

There will be two midway wrist band promotion days at the Fair, which will allow unlimited riding during the promotion hours for a special price:

  • Wednesday, Aug. 17 – 4 to 9 p.m.
  • Thursday, Aug. 18 – 1 to 6 p.m.

The fair takes place this year from Aug. 17 to Aug. 21 at the Fairgrounds in Wilmot.

Daily Buzz: Two demo derbies for more crunching, crashing fun

The sound of the fenders of two cars crunching can be sickening — unless you’re at the Kenosha County Fair’s demolition derbies.

There will be plenty of intentional crunching at the Wilmot Raceway on the fairgrounds on Sunday with two demolition derbies — one at 1 p.m. and another at 6 p.m.

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A word from our sponsors: Action this week from five divisions at Wilmot Raceway

The Wilmot Raceway is back in action this Saturday night with a 5-Division program.

Adult Grandstand Admission is just $10. Wilmot Raceway currenty boasts some of the best Modified and Street Stock fields in the state. And, of course, Wilmot Raceway is the Wisconsin home of the 1200cc Mini-Sprints. Joining the card this week will be both Fearless & Pro 4’s, plus a special appearance of the Illinois-based Illini Midget Series. The Illini Midgets are a “Sportsman-based” Midget series who provided a very competitive show in their only 2010 Wilmot appearance.

And get ready for Saturday night, June 18, as that night certainly has something for everybody. In addition to a 5 Division program headlined by 410 Winged Sprint Cars, there will be Paul Stenders Jet-Powered machines putting on some thrilling exhibitions. Plus, it’s Antioch Night, too! Sprints, Mods, Streets, Mini-Sprints, F4 & Pro 4, plus Paul Stenders Jet Car Thrill Show…all for just $15.

A word from our sponsors: IRA Outlaw sprints coming to Wilmot Raceway


The earth-shaking, ground pounding, 900 horsepower thunder of The Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Series invade the Wilmot Raceway this Saturday night May 28.

Memorial Day weekend and auto racing are synonomous, and this year is no different as Wilmot Raceway offers its’ first special event of the 2011 race season. The best of the Midwest, The IRA Outlaw Sprints are coming to the Kenosha County Fair’s Wilmot Raceway this Saturday night.

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A word from our sponsors: Paris School hosting personal open enrollment school tours

From time to time, we bring you news from West of the I sponsors. The following is from the Paris YES Committee and Paris School:

Families seeking superior K-8 academic excellence through open enrollment are encouraged to schedule a personal Paris School tour from now through Friday, Feb. 25, 2011. Open enrollment applications are accepted ONLY during the three-week open enrollment period, February 7-25, 2011.

As the only school nominated in all of Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth counties for the 2011 U.S. Department of Education’s Blue Ribbon Schools Award for top academic achievement in Wisconsin, Paris School provides its students the benefits of a challenging, technology-enhanced curriculum with K-8 focus on educational fundamentals, including literacy, numeracy, and writing across the curriculum. Paris School district is located at 1901-176th Avenue, just three miles west of I-94 off of Hwy. 142 in Kenosha county.

Prospective Paris School open enrollment families may schedule a personal school tour or a student trial attendance day by contacting Roger Gahart, Paris School Principal and District Administrator, at (262) 859-2350. Additional information regarding Paris School and the open enrollment application process is available at www.attendparisschool.org.

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