When high school basketball players step to the free throw line, they can expect to face an assortment of annoyances to throw off their concentration. Yells, screams, jeers, whistling, feet pounding on the stands and sometimes minor insults and...


The justice system disaster endured by Ozaukee County for six years serves as an unmistakeable warning of the peril and folly of exploiting a nonpartisan election to advance a political agenda at the expense of judicial competence and experience. That disaster was the election of Joseph Voiland as Ozaukee County Circuit Court...

Good Living

Two Mondays ago, right before warmer temperatures began to take effect, Port Washington’s Mike Wilkens and his two sons made the trek to their 15-acre parcel in the Town of Farmington and trudged through the deep snow into the forest. “Worst I’ve...


LINDA WITZLIB (far right) stood in the living room of Port of Hope, a group home that supports adults with physical and developmental disabilities. She recently sold her six area group homes that she and her husband Christopher (standing center) began operating in 2003. Standing beside the couple were house manager Mary Habestezer and resident George Schmit. Photo by Sam Arendt
Longtime caregiver Linda Witzlib who operated six area group homes for adults with disabilities recently sold her business. “I loved all of my residents, but I was tired of the routine,” Witzlib said. “It seems like the right time because I want to...

Ozaukee Press

Wisconsin’s largest paid circulation community weekly newspaper. Serving Port Washington, Saukville, Grafton, Fredonia, Belgium, as well as Ozaukee County government. Locally owned and printed in Port Washington, Wisconsin.

125 E. Main St.
Port Washington, WI 53074
(262) 284-3494


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