Mars Cheese Castle has a new, beautiful store but they kept their famous big sign. Mars Cheese Castle is a cheese shop in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Located on I-94 at the junction of Wisconsin Highway 142. it's a "cheese landmark", "one of Wisconsin's most recognizable cheese stores". While the store is best known for its cheese, it also sells sausages & other foods as well as Wisconsin souvenirs such as cheesehead hats. Mario Ventura, Sr., opened Mars Cheese Castle in 1947.
Vintage photo of the former Kenosha Central High School which was later renamed Mary D. Bradford High School and then again renamed Walter Reuther Central High School on Sheridan Rd. between 57th & 58th St. ~ Kenosha, WI