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TimeSlips Replaces Traditional Reminiscence Therapy

Reminiscence has traditionally been a vital way to stimulate communication and promote confidence and self-worth in people with dementia. Many people with progressive memory disorders are more comfortable talking about...

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MELINDA MYERS TO LEAD “GARDENS OF THE FUTURE” EVENT AT BOERNER BOTANICAL GARDENS ON JULY 25 AND ADDRESS DROUGHT CONCERNS

MELINDA MYERS TO LEAD “GARDENS OF THE FUTURE” EVENT AT BOERNER BOTANICAL GARDENS ON JULY 25 AND ADDRESS DROUGHT CONCERNS Attendees to see one of the few All American Selection Gardens...

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Milwaukee metro Aurora hospitals rank nationally

U.S. News & World Report has recognized three Milwaukee metro area Aurora Health Care sites in its 2012-13 Best Hospitals rankings, available online at www.usnews.com/besthospitals. In its 23rd year, the annual...

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The Equitable Bank to Host Free Homebuyers Workshops

The Equitable Bank is planning two free workshops to help those looking to buy a new home. The sessions are scheduled for June 21 at 6 p.m. and June 23...

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New Balance Unveils Earth Friendly Shoes in Time for Earth Day

BROOKFIELD, Wis – New Balance recently unveiled a new line of earth-friendly shoes called New Sky which are now available at the New Balance stores in Greenfield and Brookfield. According to...

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Free Family Fun Night to Address Too Much TV For Kids

Wauwatosa– Did you know that it has been estimated that the average child spends the equivalent of one day per week (24 hours) watching television? And while there is a...

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Milwaukee/NARI Members Suggest Tips to Brighten the Lower Level

How can homeowners turn a dreary basement into an inviting living area? Basements and lower levels offer an opportunity to expand the home and are often multi-purpose spaces. When finishing...

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Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc. Adds 14 Members

The Milwaukee Chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), celebrating 50 years as the area’s leading home improvement and remodeling industry resource, announced that the following 14...

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MATC Horticulture Club to Hold Valentine's Day Plant Sale Feb. 13-14 at Mequon Campus

Milwaukee Area Technical College’s Horticulture Club will hold a Valentine’s Day plant sale from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 13-14, in the lobby at the Mequon...

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

Taxpayers with a family income of less than $50,000 are eligible for free help preparing their basic personal income tax returns at Milwaukee Area Technical College’s Downtown Milwaukee Campus, 700...

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National Celebrities & Local Experts on Food, Home & Gardening to Present at Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show

Presenters from The Learning Channel, the Food Network, and local chefs and home improvement experts headline the 50th annual Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show, Wisconsin’s largest home improvement and remodeling show....

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Have You Talked To Your Parents Lately?

November is National Family Caregivers Month, with the week of Thanksgiving (November 20-26) dedicated as National Family Week, by presidential proclamation. November is also National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. “Have You Talked to...

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Holiday Folk Fair International Names Azmi Alaeddin Chairman

Well-known local restaurateur and caterer Azmi Alaeddin has been named for the second consecutive year as chairman of the Holiday Folk Fair International. Alaeddin has been a participant in Holiday Folk...

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Milwaukee/NARI Observes Lead Poisoning Awareness Week

Small children and pregnant women are in danger of lead poisoning if the demolition phase of a pre-1978 home renovation isn’t handled properly. To commemorate National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week,...

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Griddlers Cafe Celebrates Official Grand Opening

Rewards & Specials Kicks off with "Music Mondays" Benefitting Area School Music Programs The changeover of six George Webb Restaurants to Griddlers Cafe restaurants last month was quick, however the owners...

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Moderating Your Child's Electronic Usage

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Did you know that, according research, today’s youth between the ages of 8-18 are now spending about seven and a half hours per day consuming electronic entertainment? According...

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Milwaukee/NARI Offers Tips to Treat and Prevent Mold

Mold growth in a home can be disastrous for a building, as well as its occupants. During National Mold Awareness Month in September and all year round, it’s important for...

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Special Attractions Abound at Fall Home & Remodeling Show

In addition to the hundreds of home improvement and remodeling exhibitors, the 21st Annual Fall Home & Remodeling Show will feature the Time Warner Cable “Relaxation Station” and Digital Express...

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Greenfield Post Office offers 24 hour service at their Automated Postal Center on Labor Day, Monday

Manager Julie Joers from the Greenfield Post office reminds you that the Greenfield Post Office will be closed for retail and delivery services to observe Labor Day on Monday September...

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Help Keep Children Safe As They Return To School

Greenfield, WI — They’re back. Children have returned to school. This means an increase in young pedestrians potentially wandering into road¬ways or darting from hidden places. The Postal Service is asking...

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Community Watch

» More city spending pitched for West Allis development area 1/27

» Greenfield resident robbed on his doorstep 1/26

» Some school transfer relief suggested for West Allis School District 1/26

» Ex-cop pleads guilty to choking woman in sex encounter, hiding body in suitcase Updated:  1/25

» St. John the Evangelist School to host two open house events 1/22

» Crawdaddy's plans to open on Fat Tuesday in West Allis Updated:  1/21

» Greenfield man presumed to have drowned in Fox River 1/20

» Garage destroyed, West Allis home damaged by fire, family of 6 escapes 1/19

» Milwaukee Bucks Rim Rockers to perform at Whitnall Falcons halftime show 1/19

» West Allis Next Generation elementary school won't expand to 8th grade 1/19

» Possible student transfer restrictions in West Allis schools gets flak 1/19

» Whitnall School District's Superintendent Lowell Holtz announces retirement 1/18

» Area police departments, school districts to team up for anti-heroin summit Updated:  1/18

» Err ball: Where the WIAA (but mostly everybody else) went wrong 1/13

» Charges filed in connection to alleged human trafficking, prostitution in south suburbs Updated:  1/12

» Recent suspension in prep sports a reminder of perils of social media Updated:  1/12

» Cold suspected in woman's death in Kenosha Updated:  1/11

» Volunteers needed for wheelchair basketball tournament at Whitnall High School 1/8

» Longtime West Allis School Board member to step down, 4 seek 3 seats 1/8

» West Allis mayor unopposed, but races in three aldermanic districts 1/7

» Six seek four seats on Greenfield School Board 1/7

» Police ask help to find West Allis man, 50, missing since Tuesday 1/6

» West Allis Central High School club donates to disaster relief, vets 1/5

» 2015 preps state championships in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country 1/5

» Man charged with hit-and-run involving pedestrian on Miller Park Way 1/4

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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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