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Photo courtesy of Beth Heidorn

The Racine Zoo prides itself in its outreach programs, special events and environmentalism, as Executive Director Beth Heidorn explains. Read more

Off the Cuff

Sample some of the best Bloody Marys Racine has to offer with all the fixin's on Saturday, May 18, at the Racine Zoo overlooking the beautiful Lake Michigan shoreline. Read more


The Shepherd Express has joined forces with the Racine Zoo to foster a celebration of Wisconsin’s classic cocktail—the Old Fashioned. Read more

Short Order

Tom Dorairaj, founder of Milwaukee-based Patra Eco-Dinnerware, got the idea for his elegant, biodegradable line of plates, bowls, trays and flatware by watching his grandmother while growing up in India. Read more

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The Racine Zoo will host The Great Lakes Brew Fest, whichclaims to be Southeast Wisconsin’s largest beer event, on Saturday, Sept. 17.This year’s theme is the ’80s.Attendees canenjoy unlimited sampling of more than 400 beers, ciders an.. Read more

Happening Now

The next time you're zooming along I-94 between Milwaukee and Chicago, take the time to discover... Read more

A&E Feature

London’s polished, photogenic answer to America’s more organic roots revival bands, the hard-strumming quartet Mumford & Sons has launched its inaugural stateside tour behind the American release of its debut album, Sigh No Read more

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