Margaret Plevak

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    Walworth County Today

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    CSI Writer

Bunnies, chicks and airborne eggs

The snow has melted and temperatures are warm enough to venture outside without worrying about frostbite. So this weekend, explore nature up close in Kansasville, watch thousands of eggs fall from the sky and hunt for th... Read more >>

Treasures from another time
- The 30th annual Star Benefit Antiques Auction, held at Old World Wisconsin, the outdoor museum in Eagle, draws donors and bidders from around the state with a variety of antique and vintage pieces. The auction will be held ... Read more >>
Weekend offerings: Tattoos, waltz lessons and lots of burgers

Looking for something to do this weekend? Learn more about tattoos and body adornment in Whitewater, take waltz lessons in Twin Lakes, sample burgers at a Throwdown in Lake Geneva, or just have some fun with bingo in... Read more >>

Maple Fest, chili cookoff, more on tap this weekend

What are your plans this weekend? Check out the chili cook-off and dessert contest in Delavan, attend a family-friendly expo in East Troy, or get a taste of spring at Maple Fest in Lake Geneva.

Shop, sip, sample spring this weekend

Celebrate the first official weekend of spring by joining a floral workshop in Burlington, shopping for bargains at a "Barnyard Bonanza" in Elkhorn and a kid's clothing sale in Delavan, sipping while you paint in Fontana... Read more >>

'Voice' singer brings homegrown talent

When “The Voice” contestant Megan Rüger comes back home to Wisconsin for  a visit tomorrow, she'll be bringing along at least one song she's performed on the California-based show, six years of singing experi... Read more >>

Winter sports, spring celebrations this weekend

What's on your agenda this weekend? Believe it or not, spring is coming--but you can still catch snowmobile action in Lake Geneva. St. Paddy's Day is Monday, so get a head start on the festivities with a corned beef and ... Read more >>

A show of support for Delavan teacher
- Students, parents and faculty at St. Andrew's Parish Elementary School in Delavan come together for a beloved third-grade teacher who is facing a recurrence of breast cancer. Read more >>
A good weekend to play with trains

What are you planning this weekend? Put the engineer's cap on and play at the Delavan Train Show, celebrate Julia Child's recipes and life at the Lake Geneva Cooking School, or get ideas at the Waterford Area Chamber of ... Read more >>

Education effort arises from tragedy

DARIEN--At 14 months old, Daxton James Borchardt had that irresistible combination of a sly grin and a rebel's haircut: a thick center strip of hair that sometimes spiked upright.

Maple syrup, movies and more this weekend

Welcome March in your own way this weekend by catching an Oscar-nominated film in Elkhorn, tasting maple syrup in Mukwonago, or shopping for crafts and more at a "Think Spring" expo in Lake Geneva.

Williams Bay grad creates the skis that win the gold

When Matt Sterbenz and a packed house broke into boisterous cheers as they watched David Wise clinch the gold in the men's freestyle skiing halfpipe at the Winter Olympics in Sochi Tues... Read more >>

Birding, bakery and beautiful music this weekend

What to do this weekend? Learn to take care of backyard birds during the winter and prepare for migrating birds this spring at a seminar in Burlington, pick up bakery for a good cause in Delavan, or listen to a piano tri... Read more >>

Finding bright spots in a bleak winter
- Despite this winter's above-normal snowfall and below-normal temps, people have found a few positives in the weather, From more birds hanging around the feeder to almost perfect temperatures for cross-country skiing trails. Read more >>