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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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With Holidays Upon Us, BBB Offers Travel Insurance Tips

The Better Business Bureau is trying to help travelers avoid headaches when purchasing travel insurance this holiday season. Before you finalize your travel plans, be sure you have given careful thought...

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BBB Offers Tips to Black Friday Shoppers

Thanksgiving is almost here and Black Friday shoppers are preparing. Some may even get a jump start with various retailers opening their doors Thursday evening. With U.S. holiday shopping expected...

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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. 21 – Sun., Nov. 23, 2014, at the Wisconsin Exposition Center at State...

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Holiday Folk Fair International Features Artisans Sharing Their Heritage Through Craft

Works of art and craft inspired from around the world will be showcased at the 71st annual Holiday Folk Fair International, America’s premiere multi-cultural festival, to be held Fri., Nov....

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Nefertari Dancers Reflect and Celebrate West African Heritage at Holiday Folk Fair

A taste of West Africa through rhythm and dance will be presented by the Nefertari African Dance Company at Holiday Folk Fair International this year, joining scores of other cultural...

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Callen Construction Specialist Explains How Designing a Bathroom for Accessibility Can Benefit Everyone in the Household

According to the designers at Callen Construction, Inc., a full service remodeling company serving southeastern Wisconsin since 1986, more homeowners are requesting accessible bathrooms – bathrooms that not only can...

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Scammers Use “Most Dangerous Celebrities” as Click Bait to Fool Consumers

Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about the “Most Dangerous Celebrities” whose names and photos are most often used by scammers as click bait. BBB is joining with security technology company...

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Callen Expert Explains Window Glass and Energy Efficiency

Christopher Wittmann, CR, an exterior product specialist for Callen Construction, Inc. in Muskego, a full service remodeling company serving southeastern Wisconsin since 1986, said energy efficient windows were developed during...

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Sport Clips partners with American Red Cross

Sport Clips Haircuts is teaming up with the American Red Cross Blood Services! Donate blood or platelets at Red Cross drives and centers, and receive a free haircut from Sport...

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Chiropractic care resolves GERD

Improvement in GERD Following Reduction of Vertebral Subluxations (August 25, Wauwatosa, WI). A case report discusses the results of chiropractic care on a 27 year old female with the diagnosis of...

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Milwaukee/NARI Reveals the Secret Ingredient of an Award-Winning Remodel

A room is more than just a room when it wins an award. What do gold-award-winning remodels have in common? The Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc., the area’s...

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Are You Smart Enough for Your Smart Phone?

Smart phones are in nearly every pocket or purse, but are we using them to their full potential. A breakfast seminar, "Are You Smart Enough For Your Smart Phone?" will be...

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Chamber's Rhine River Cruise

The South Suburban Chamber is sponsoring an informational meeting on European river cruising on Thursday, August 7. The event will be held at the Ramada Plaza at 6331 S. 13th...

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Technology Tips for Families

OAK CREEK, Wis – Does it seem like your children are constantly using technology…between the games they are playing on their tablets, laptops, or IPods, and the ongoing texts they...

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Community Watch

» Whitnall boys basketball team heads to state after beating Whitefish Bay 3/12

» Sheriff Clarke urges adult charges in school bomb threats 3/11

» 16-year-old Milwaukee boy arrested for two of three West Allis Central bomb threats 3/11

» Herro helps boost Whitnall boys basketball team past Waukesha North in sectional 3/10

» Bomb threat at West Allis Central High School for second time in a month Updated:  3/9

» Greenfield woman, 28, hit and pinned under car, dies 3/8

» Bomb scare empties West Allis Central High School for second day in a row Updated:  3/8

» This is how many shooting and bomb threats have been made in suburban Milwaukee schools since 2012 Updated:  3/8

» Whitnall Falcons Booster Club's 50/50 Raffle offers chance to win $5,000 3/7

» Whitnall High School celebrates 10 years of Disney's 'High School Musical' in spring production 3/3

» Positive and uplifting stories in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country in February 3/1

» Drivers facing freeway hassles express patience at West Allis meeting 3/1

» Sale of former school to help pay for Greenfield school upgrades 3/1

» Prepare for 'worst summer of traffic' near Zoo Interchange; information meeting today Updated:  2/29

» Pick 'n Save employee struck by vehicle in store parking lot critical 2/26

» Layton Avenue Baptist Church making way for $115 million development 2/26

» Humane society offering reduced price neutering of male cats 2/23

» State Fair neighbors in West Allis face loss of parking income 2/23

» Development could spark renaissance, West Allis city officials say 2/23

» West Allis Home Depot to hold hiring fair Wednesday for 15 positions 2/22

» Farmers market inspires $62 million West Allis mixed-use project 2/22

» West Allis-West Milwaukee to protest WIAA splitting up high schools Updated:  2/17

» Raw video: Community summit provides sobering reminder of dangers of heroin addiction Updated:  2/17

» Sole Sisters running club to host fourth annual expo 2/17

» Whitnall parents invited to join focus groups, assist with superintendent search 2/16

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Best Summer Ever

 

We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

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