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Callen’s Remodeling Tips to Save Energy, the Environment

Remodeling your home sets up a clean slate to give it a new look and make your house more energy efficient. Not only will an energy-efficient home save money on...

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Keep Homes Safe With Callen Construction

June means school’s out, temperatures are rising, and families are taking their annual summer vacations. June is also National Safety Month, which is why Paulette Sodemann, senior designer with Callen...

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Callen Celebrates National Home Improvement Month

May is National Home Improvement Month and the National Association of the Remodeling Industry and Callen Construction, Inc. in Muskego, a full service and award winning remodeling company celebrating its...

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Becky’s Blissful Bakery Enters Partnerships to Create Cutting-Edge Caramel Pairings; First of its Kind in the Caramel Industry

Rebecca Scarberry, Founder and Owner of Becky’s Blissful Bakery, is excited to announce new partnerships with widely-known experts in the food and beverage industries to create the perfect pairings for...

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BBB WGA Urges Vigilance Following Government Settlement with Cancer Charities

Following a settlement today with the FTC, all 50 states, and the District of Columbia that dissolves two fraudulent cancer charities, the Cancer Fund of America and Cancer Support Services,...

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Callen Offers Spring Cleaning Checklist for Home Exteriors

When the topic of “spring cleaning” is discussed, thoughts naturally turn to the inside of your home, such as organizing and discarding no longer used items. The experts at Callen...

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Be on the Lookout for Spring Break Scams

Over the next few weeks Wisconsinites will be hitting the road for spring break, which could be a trip to the beach with college friends or maybe even a trip...

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BBB Wisconsin Sees Sixty-One Percent Increase in Customer Review Postings in 2015

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin enjoyed another productive year of service in 2015. Posting of positive, negative, and neutral valid customer reviews to our website was 3,984 in 2014 and...

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Physiotherapy Launches West Allis Physical Therapy Clinic

PhysioTherapy, a leading national provider of outpatient physical and occupational rehabilitation and prosthetic and orthotic services, has announced the opening of a West Allis location inside the ANS building at...

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Area’s Best Remodelers Honored during Milwaukee NARI’s Prestigious Wisconsin Remodeler of the Year Awards

Milwaukee NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), the area’s leading home improvement and remodeling industry resource, presented the 2015 Local Achievement and Wisconsin Remodeler of the Year Awards on...

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Coach Wojciechowski Selected to Compete for $100,000 in the 2016 Infiniti Coaches’ Charity Challenge; Selects Camp Hometown Heroes as Benefiting Organization

Milwaukee, WI — Infiniti is once again partnering with the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the NCAA and ESPN to sponsor the "Infiniti Coaches' Charity Challenge." Now in its fifth...

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4 Tips for Choosing a New Gym Membership

The New Year is a wonderful time to spring back into exercise, whether you enjoy cycling, running, hiking, or another outside activity. But if you’d like access to indoor facilities...

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Callen’s Tips to Avoid Costly Winter Home Repairs

When temperatures drop, small household problems may snowball into expensive disasters. Taking the time for home maintenance now could prevent costly home repairs by the end of winter, according to...

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How to Prevent the Five Most Common Plumbing Problems

New Berlin, WI, December 29, 2015: Everyone has experienced plumbing problems; and throughout the lifetime of your home, those problems are bound to happen again. A local plumbing company, through...

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BBB Top Ten Scams of 2015: Tax Scam is #1

When Better Business Bureau launched BBB Scam Tracker earlier this year, it was expected that tax scams would be high on the list. What was surprising was how high; more...

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Delivery Scam Steals Customer Info with Crafty Con

Everyone loves a surprise present... except when it's a scam. Be on the lookout for scammers who are taking advantage of the holiday season. This con seems like you are...

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BBB Warning: Avoid These Holiday Scams

Santa isn’t the only one keeping track of who is naughty and who is nice! Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to beware of these common holiday scams: Look-alike websites: When...

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Inspired by a Home Improvement Show? Do Your Homework.

Local Contractor Educates Public on Misconceptions of DIY Shows. Milwaukee, WI, November 30, 2015 - Every homeowner has been there. You watch a home improvement or do-it-yourself reality show and...

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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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Community Watch

» Greenfield to sell passes for residents not allowed to use drop-off 7/25

» West Allis rechecking pay to ensure market rate compensation, fairness 7/25

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» Man suspected of shooting Milwaukee officer was out on bail Updated:  7/18

» #BestSummerEverNOW: Share your 2016 summer photos of you in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/18

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA Summer Baseball Sectional Round Updated:  7/18

» St. John the Evangelist Parish to host 49th annual Family Festival 7/18

» NOW's user submitted stories, photos will be discontinued in early August 7/18

» West Allis bans e-cigarette smoking where tobacco smoking is banned 7/12

» Gourmet grocery store of the world seeks second West Allis location 7/12

» West Allis seeks grant to replace lead pipes to keep lead out of water 7/12

» Initial Reaction Podcast: WIAA state summer baseball tournament preview Updated:  7/12

» Initial Reaction Podcast: JR talks Olympic Trials with two local track athletes 7/7

» Greenfield's Bella Matthias repeats as NOW Newspapers' 2016 All-Suburban Softball Player of the Year 7/6

» West Allis couple charged with murder, burning body in South Dakota 7/5

» Traveling Beer Garden to roll into West Allis on July 13 7/5

» Angry over fireworks, Greenfield man shoots gun toward child 7/3

» 2016 Fourth of July events in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/2

» West Allis sixth-grader in top 27 in nation in science competition 7/1

» Greenfield neighbors roaring about House of Harley's thunder 7/1

» Gun, ammunition sales in Greenfield might soon require public hearings 7/1

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A look ahead to US Open 2017, look back at Champions Tour event in Madison Updated:  6/29

» West Allis pair confess to kidnapping, killing pregnant woman 6/28

» Preliminary West Allis school budget wipes out $4.2 million in red ink 6/28

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