Racine County Eye, serving eastern Racine County in Wisconsin, was launched by two former Patch editors after the AOL network of local sites underwent significant downsizing. Revenue: Advertising.
Eastern Racine County
Social media remains our primary means of reaching our audience despite the changes in organic reach. Readers regularly contact us via private message on Facebook to ask questions, give us news tips and share photos if they're at the scene of a breaking news event.
In 2015 and again in 2016 we are partnering with the Racine Taxpayers Association to host candidate forums for local village board races and for the school board as well.