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“Shop Savvy” on Cyber Monday - and Every Day

Cyber Monday is one of the biggest days of the year for online sales. The National Retail Federation expects online sales this holiday season to reach $105 billion, and many...

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Russ Darrow Group Hosting Donation Drive for The Salvation Army

Select Russ Darrow Group stores, including the corporate office, are participating in a holiday donation drive for The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County. As in previous years, Russ Darrow locations...

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BBB's Holiday Helper: A Guide to Gifting and Giving

Although retail stores skip right from ghosts and pumpkins to tinsel and mistletoe, the Thanksgiving weekend is still the traditional kick-off to the holiday shopping season. Better Business Bureau is...

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Holiday Folk Fair International Offers Ticket Discounts to Support Salvation Army

The 71st annual Holiday Folk Fair International, America’s premiere multi-cultural festival that will be held Fri., Nov. 20 – Sun., Nov. 22, 2015, at the State Fair Park Exposition Center...

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Small Lifestyle Changes Equals Big Results

YMCA of Greater Waukesha County puts focus on diabetes prevention It’s estimated that over 86 million American adults have prediabetes, a condition in which a person’s blood glucose is higher than...

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BBB Tips for Seasonal Employment

If you are looking for a part-time holiday job, Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin recommends starting your search now, with the reminder that a part-time position can possibly become full-time...

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BBB Free Shred Event to Help Fight Identity Theft Destroys 65 Thousand Pounds of Documents

With all of the activity expected in the marketplace surrounding Halloween, Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin believes it is important to check companies before you purchase merchandise to enhance your...

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BBB Halloween Tips: Pop-up Store Frights and Web Entanglements

With all of the activity expected in the marketplace surrounding Halloween, Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin believes it is important to check companies before you purchase merchandise to enhance your...

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2015 Milwaukee Walk/Run to Defeat ALS Raises Record-breaking $485,000

Over 7,000 walkers and runners joined together at Greenfield Park on Sunday, October 11 for the Milwaukee Walk/Run to Defeat ALS hosted by the ALS Association Wisconsin Chapter, based in...

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Russ Darrow Group Teams with McDonald’s to Provide “All Day Breakfast”

Russ Darrow Group has partnered with McDonald’s Southeastern Wisconsin to help deliver breakfast items to winners of their “Breakfast for Lunch for Ten” promotion, via its “All Day Breakfast Mobile.” To...

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Holiday Folk Fair to Help Celebrate Italian Heritage Month

As Holiday Folk Fair International continues planning for its 72nd annual event Fri., Nov. 20 – Sun., Nov. 22, 2015 at the State Fair Park Exposition Center in West Allis,...

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Local Contractor on Mission to Educate First Time Homeowners

New Berlin, WI, October 5, 2015: A local home service company specializing in plumbing, heating, air conditioning, and bathroom remodeling is on a mission to educate consumers about choosing...

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Prepare Plumbing for Cool Weather

New Berlin, WI, September 15, 2015: As we slowly stop using our air conditioners and start turning our heat on, the experts at Flat Rate Home Services advise their...

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Job Fair to be Held at MATC's Oak Creek Campus Oct. 13

A free, public job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, at Milwaukee Area Technical College’s Oak Creek Campus, 6665 S. Howell Ave. Nearly...

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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Issues Donor Advisory for Syrian Refugee Assistance

As the Syrian refugee crisis continues to grow, BBB Wise Giving Alliance (BBB WGA) warns donors to be cautious when making donations to assist refugees in need. “Tragedies generate public sympathy...

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Helpful tips for your Baby's First Haircut

Helpful tips for your Baby’s First Haircut September 14, 2015 Looking for some helpful tips to make this first haircut one with out tears or fears?...

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How to Choose a Trustworthy Plumber

New Berlin, WI, August 31, 2015: Flat Rate Home Services, a local plumbing, heating and cooling company, understands that the average consumer is weary when it...

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Heading to the Fair? BBB Says Check Vendors Out First

With the Wisconsin State Fair underway, the Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin suggests caution when buying from out-of-town vendors and sellers. Before heading out, or from your smartphone while there, check...

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BBB Tip: Back-to-School Shopping Shouldn’t Break the Bank

“Back-to-school” specials now run all summer long and, while kids may not want to think about summer’s end, smart parents can take advantage of all the deals to save money...

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Callen Shares the Pros and Cons of a Home Addition

When you need more space, making the choice between remodeling your existing home and buying a new house can be difficult. There are many factors and questions to take into...

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Community Watch

» West Milwaukee school finds a mindful minute goes a long way 10:45 AM

» Mother of 2, day care center director named to Greenfield School Board 11/24

» Greenfield police dispatch two coyotes reported as aggressive 11/24

» Making way for project, Layton Avenue Baptist Church has new location 11/24

» Full advisory committee endorses West Allis high school boundary plan 11/23

» $2 Budget South Cinemas in Greenfield closes as of Monday, Nov. 23 11/23

» Christmas deadline nears for Holiday Helper donations in West Allis 11/23

» Updated state championship game rankings of area prep football teams and players 11/19

» Whitnall participates in global education conference in Washington 11/18

» Plans for National Avenue upgrade in West Allis ready for public input 11/17

» Greenfield residents worried about coyotes get reassurance, advice Updated:  11/17

» Draft ordinance to allow beekeeping in Greenfield clears health board 11/17

» Steering committee recommends West Allis high school boundary plan 11/16

» 169 smoke alarms installed in high-risk West Allis neighborhood 11/16

» Hay wagon collects ton of love for needy West Allis families Saturday 11/16

» Rock band's message to students aimed at kicking pain out of bullying 11/16

» Man cleared in earlier shooting accused of being high before fatal crash 11/12

» After incidents, Greenfield to hold info. meeting on coyote problem 11/10

» No-tax-increase proposed West Allis budget for 2016 going to a vote 11/10

» West Allis neighbors would pay for some traffic slowing measures 11/10

» Greenfield Highlands meets pond-lining deadline, rain needed for test 11/10

» Greenfield photographer's photo winner in bank's 2016 calendar contest 11/9

» Whitnall School District recognized for its efforts to communicate with residents 11/9

» After 2 coyote incidents, Greenfield alderman warns residents to keep pets safe 11/9

» Initial Reaction Podcast: What's the one recent sports question that bugs JP more than anything else? 11/6

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