Judy Steffes Archive

Downtown business on N. Main Street in West Bend is closing

July 17, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The Corner Score, 104 N. Main Street in West Bend, is closing. Owner Mary Jo Joyce opened the business three years ago.  The building, on the corner of Walnut and Main Street, is owned by Ron Gundrum.   The Corner Score,

VIDEO | Special convoy at St. Lawrence Parade and a note of thanks

July 17, 2017 – St. Lawrence, WI – It was a perfect day for a parade in St. Lawrence. Kids brought their parents and grandparents and lined Highway 175 to watch as tractors, floats, veterans and fire trucks paraded past the church, the corner tavern and the Little Red

Watch for Northern Lights tonight – possibly visible from Washington County

July 16, 2017 – Washington County, WI – There’s a pretty good chance neighbors across Washington County could see the aurora borealis from Sunday night into Monday morning. Hat tip to Aaron Tobin for the initial heads up. “An awesome Northern Lights show has been in progress since around

84th annual Seidemann Family Reunion is today

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July 16, 2017 – West Bend, WI – Today is the 84th annual Seidemann Friedrich Seidemann Family Reunion.  Friends and family will be celebrate their 164th year in the U.S. Last there were just under 300 people at the reunion. As always there will be games and contests and food and family

2017 Amazing Ride for Alzheimer’s leaves later this month

West Bend, WI – This video was unveiled in 2016 at the Great Minds Gala in Washington D.C. The award for Family Friend and Caregiver was presented prior to the 2016 bicycle tour from Albuquerque, New Mexico to West Bend. I remember it was hot, there were a ton

VIDEO | The 2017 Amazing Ride for Alzheimer’s is this June. Be part of the tour and donate today.

  West Bend, WI – This video was unveiled in 2016 at the Great Minds Gala in Washington D.C.   As a collector of local news stories and on the cutting edge of what’s happening I had no idea this was being filmed in my own backyard. The award

West Bend Bier Garten is gearing up for the 2017 season at Regner Park!

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    West Bend, WI – The West Bend Bier Garten is June 9 – 11 at the Regner Park Pavilion. Sponsored by West Bend Friends of Park and Rec. Music, food, dancing and beer in West Bend at the Silver Lining Stage.    

West Bend Bier Garten is gearing up for the 2017 season at Regner Park!

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    West Bend, WI – The West Bend Bier Garten is June 9 – 11 at the Regner Park Pavilion. Sponsored by West Bend Friends of Park and Rec. Music, food, dancing and beer in West Bend at the Silver Lining Stage.    

Tyler Wood named Assistant Principal for West Bend East High School

  May 19, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The West Bend School District named Tyler Wood as assistant principal of West Bend East High School. Wood has served as interim assistant principal for West Bend East High School since October 2016. Employed by the West Bend School District

VIDEO | The 2017 Amazing Ride for Alzheimer’s is this June. Be part of the tour and donate today.

  West Bend, WI – This video was unveiled in 2016 at the Great Minds Gala in Washington D.C.   As a collector of local news stories and on the cutting edge of what’s happening I had no idea this was being filmed in my own backyard. The award

West Bend Bier Garten is gearing up for the 2017 season at Regner Park!

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    West Bend, WI – The West Bend Bier Garten is June 9 – 11 at the Regner Park Pavilion. Sponsored by West Bend Friends of Park and Rec. Music, food, dancing and beer in West Bend at the Silver Lining Stage.    

West Bend Bier Garten is gearing up for the 2017 season at Regner Park!

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    West Bend, WI – The West Bend Bier Garten is June 9 – 11 at the Regner Park Pavilion. Sponsored by West Bend Friends of Park and Rec. Music, food, dancing and beer in West Bend at the Silver Lining Stage.    

Around the Bend – Updates & Tidbits By Judy Steffes

April 29, 2017 – Washington Co., WI -Wednesday, July 26 is Senior Citizens Day and Military Day at the Washington County Fair. Special discounted admission for ages 60 and older is $5 for the day as well as Sunday, July 30. Also, any card-carrying military person and a guest

VIDEO: The old Ponderosa building has a new tenant – and you won’t believe who it is!

April 21, 2017 – West Bend, WI –  The news is a win-win for the community of West Bend which has been proactively pleading on social media for an agreement between 

DIVA’s Spring Bling is Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend and Barton

April 14, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The DIVA Spring Bling is coming up Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend. Proceeds from umbrella and specialty ring sales benefit Chix 4 a Cause.

DIVA’s Spring Bling is Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend and Barton

April 12, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The DIVA Spring Bling is coming up Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend. Proceeds from umbrella and specialty ring sales benefit Chix 4 a Cause.

DIVA’s Spring Bling is Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend and Barton

April 10, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The DIVA Spring Bling is coming up Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend. Proceeds from umbrella and specialty ring sales benefit Chix 4 a Cause.

DIVA’s Spring Bling is Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend and Barton

April 9, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The DIVA Spring Bling is coming up Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend. Proceeds from umbrella and specialty ring sales benefit Chix 4 a Cause.

Behind the scenes at the St. Frances Cabrini Wax Museum

April 6, 2017 – West Bend, WI – One of the best moments at today’s Wax Museum at St. Frances Cabrini School was at the Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor display. There was confidence and seriousness; one hand raised to take the oath to uphold justice while the

DIVA’s Spring Bling is Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend and Barton

April 4, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The DIVA Spring Bling is coming up Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend. Proceeds from umbrella and specialty ring sales benefit Chix 4 a Cause.

Around the Bend: Updates & tidbits – Job fair on Tuesday, April 4. Print this ad and show recruiter to receive a $1,000 signing bonus.

    – Job interviews for on-site caregivers on Tuesday, April 4 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. at Homes for Independent Living on W. Washington Street in West Bend.  Print this ad and show recruiter to receive a $1,000 signing bonus. -There are barricades up on S. 18th

Free Easter dinner on Sunday, April 16 at West Bend Moose Lodge

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West Bend, WI – Free Easter dinner at the West Bend Moose Lodge on Sunday, April 16. Please call to make reservations, 262-338-8122.  

DIVA’s Spring Bling is Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend and Barton

March 29, 2017 – West Bend, WI – The DIVA Spring Bling is coming up Thursday, April 27 in downtown West Bend. Proceeds from umbrella and specialty ring sales benefit Chix 4 a Cause.

Coffee Syndicate at Mad Max BP in West Bend offers a $2 deal for the month of March

West Bend, WI –  There’s a new special for the month of March at Coffee Syndicate inside the new Mad Max BP, 1229 S. Main Street in West Bend. Buy one specialty coffee drink and get $2 off the second. “It’s our treat-a-friend-special deal,” said owner Janiece Maxwell.