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15 Companies Join Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council

Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), the area’s leading home improvement and remodeling industry resource, announced that the following 15 companies have been accepted for membership: • Darren Fisher Consulting,...

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Plumbing Experts Say Best Way to Minimize Damage During Emergency is to Turn Off Water Supply

Milwaukee, March 16, 2015: Hopefully, you have never been in the predicament of deciding to make an emergency call to a plumber. If you have, however, you may...

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16th Annual Milwaukee/NARI Tour of Remodeled Homes Scheduled

Southeastern Wisconsin residents will have an opportunity to “Explore Remodeling’s Finest” at the 16th annual Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) Tour of Remodeled Homes, Sat., May 16 –...

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West Allis and Greenfield Health Departments Community Health Surveys Now Underway

Hundreds of West Allis and Greenfield residents may soon be contacted to participate in an important phone survey assessing the health of the community. Conducted every three years, the...

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Expert Plumbers Advise Homeowners to Monitor Sump Pump during Weather Warm Up

While the Milwaukee area is springing ahead into warmer weather next week, the experts at Flat Rate Home Services want you to keep a close eye on your sump pump....

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Ebenezer Unveils Its Summer Blast Program for Kids

OAK CREEK, Wis. – Fun and exciting learning opportunities are available for children who enroll in Ebenezer Child Care Centers’ 2015 Summer Blast Program. This year’s program will be running...

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Ebenezer Unveils Its Summer Blast Program for Kids

OAK CREEK, Wis. – Fun and exciting learning opportunities are available for children who enroll in Ebenezer Child Care Centers’ 2015 Summer Blast Program. This year’s program will be running...

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Why You Should Care About National Consumer Protection Week

In the aftermath of the recent, unprecedented data breach at Anthem Insurance, The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin says that this National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) takes on a new...

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Setting Limits without Curbing Creativity

OAK CREEK, Wis. – Children are naturally creative and full of energy. However, as a parent, it is important to recognize when your children’s creativity and energy needs some guidance...

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Columbia St. Mary's Gateway Medical Clinic Unveils New CT Scanner

In their continuing efforts to bring world-class healthcare to the people of West Allis and surrounding communities, Columbia St. Mary’s Gateway Medical Clinic, 801 S. 70th St., has purchased a...

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Inspired by Love of Their Country, Local Contractor Gifts Veteran Family New Furnace to Help Them through Harsh Winter

Milwaukee, February 23, 2015- In celebration of their 25th Anniversary, Flat Rate Home Service’s felt eager to give back to the community that has embraced them as a leader in...

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Flat Rate Home Services Urges Consumers To Be Aware Of Space Heater Dangers

: Space heaters can be a convenient, less expensive way to warm up a chilly room. However, Flat Rate Home Services believes the dangers may outweigh that convenience....

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As Valentine’s Day Approaches, Beware of “Catfishing” when Dating Online

A relationship scam starts simply. Two people meet online, usually through a dating site. They email, trade pictures, talk on the phone, and soon they’re making plans to meet… and...

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Milwaukee/NARI Foundation Announces Academic Scholarship Availability

The Milwaukee/NARI Foundation, Inc., the educational and charitable arm of Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), announced a scholarship opportunity for students for the 2015-2016 academic school year. Students...

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Understanding Spirited Children and Tackling Temper Tantrums

WAUWATOSA, Wis. – Do you dread taking your two-year-old out in public for fear that she might show her “true spirited self” with a classic temper tantrum? According to Beverly Anderson,...

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Stan’s “Share-A-Pair” Shoe Drive, February 1 – 28, to Help People in Milwaukee, Guatemala and around the World

BROOKFIELD, Wis. - Proper protective footwear is often a luxury Milwaukee’s homeless population or people struggling to make ends meet around the world cannot afford. Now you can help these people...

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BBB Top 10 Scams of 2014

Better Business Bureau hears from thousands of consumers and business owners every year about a variety of scams and frauds. Many are new twists on existing scams, but scammers get...

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BBB Advice on Making 2015 a Debt-Free Year

Did you start the new year with a mountain of debt? You’re not alone. Many people face a financial crisis at some time in their lives. Whether the crisis is...

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Free Help with Tax Returns Offered at MATC's Oak Creek and Downtown Milwaukee Campuses

Taxpayers with a family income of $53,000 or less are eligible for free help preparing their basic personal income tax returns at Milwaukee Area Technical College’s Oak Creek Campus, 6665...

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Review Insurance Polices to Avoid Issues Later

There’s no time like the present to dust off that old paperwork and take a look at your insurance policies. To avoid having issues when a claim or difficulty comes...

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Community Watch

» Johnson Controls may lay off up to 197 people 8/28

» Get interesting prep football tidbits and insights with 'First and Short' blog 8/28

» 2 charged with attempted carjacking in Greenfield Updated:  8/26

» Speakers say new fees would endanger Scouting, hamper PTAs and others 8/25

» West Allis-West Milwaukee approves tax decrease preliminary budget 8/25

» The 2015 Suburban Milwaukee Prep Football Guide 8/19

» Greenfield pickup driver killed in one-vehicle Mequon crash 8/18

» The project SHOW has chosen to sample Greenfield as part of its statewide survey that has been going 8/18

» Hartland girl wins big at the Governor's livestock auction at Wisconsin State Fair 8/13

» SUV driver sought in hit-and-run that seriously injured man in West Milwaukee 8/13

» 2015 All-Suburban baseball: Turchin of Oak Creek repeats as player of the year 8/12

» Whitnall School Board chooses facilities advisory committee 8/12

» West Allis hotel on Greenfield Avenue sets later grand opening 8/10

» Greenfield officer involved in shooting 8/6

» West Allis-West Milwaukee high schoolers go after college credit 8/3

» West Allis Health Department nurse wins state award 8/3

» Public being asked about proposed Highway 100 changes in Greenfield 8/3

» Goodwill drops bid to open on 76th Street in Greenfield 7/30

» 84th Street ramps at I-94 to be open for the Wisconsin State Fair 7/30

» West Allis superintendent named to school advocacy group leadership 7/28

» Educator from Anchorage likely to take reins of West Allis school 7/28

» 'Milwaukee lion' spotted in Glendale Updated:  7/28

» The Suburban 16 Power Rankings: Watt, Niebrugge, and others on the next level 7/22

» Greenfield denies Goodwill store but maybe not for long 7/22

» West Allis school officials worry parents can't monitor iPads 7/20

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