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New Programming & Outreach Coordinator Joins the Franklin Public Library Team

FRANKLIN, WI – Rachel Muchin Young, Director of Franklin Public Library, announced Monday the appointment of Caitlin Sprague to the position of Programming & Outreach Coordinator, effective June 6, 2016....

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Interfaith Celebrates ‘Trailblazing’ Seniors for Older Americans Month

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — May 9, 2016 — Interfaith Older Adult Programs looks forward to Older Americans Month, celebrated each May, because the entire nation celebrates those we work for every...

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The fine line between enabling or disabling Waukesha inmates.

I once was an inmate at Waukesha County Jail and am very familiar with our criminal justice system. After being through the lengthy process of recovery and reentry I have...

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Catholic Singles Dance

Catholic Singles BEACH THEME DANCE, Saturday, May 7, 2016 between 7:00 and 11:00 PM at Saint Aloysius Church Gonzaga Hall, 1435 South 92nd Street, West Allis. Cost is $7.00 includes popcorn,...

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Improvements at Kayla's Playground rejected by Franklin Common Council

Kayla’s Playground is one of the few true gems in the city of Franklin. It’s a truly wonderful place. And yet every time a decision has to be made about quite...

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Fire Fighters’ Tips for Surviving a Tornado

For Immediate Release Contact: April 20, 2016 L-2760 Public Relations 414-425-1420 Fire Fighters’ Tips for Surviving a Tornado Franklin, Wisconsin – The safest place to be in the event of a tornado is an underground shelter...

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Dmitry Becker, 19, running for State Senate

April 19th, 2016 Good Morning, My name is Dmitry Becker and at this moment I am announcing my candidacy for the 28th State Senate District which is being vacated by Mary...

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Friends of Franklin Public Library dissolve organization

At Monday night’s special meeting of the Board of Trustees of Franklin Public Library, the Friends of the Franklin Public Library announced that they dissolved the organization as of March...

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GriefShare

Grief Support is available at Hales Corners Lutheran Church through a support group and a bible study. 1) GriefShare offers encouragement and hope to those who are grieving the loss of...

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Hiller Ford-Toys for Tots Drop Off Location

As we start the month of December, don't miss the opportunity to help others! This year Hiller Ford is an official Toys for Tots drop off location. If you would...

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Roufus • Matter Combatives Practical Self-Defense Classes Now Offered at Roufusport

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 (Milwaukee, WI USA) Roufusport MMA Academy will begin offering their new Self-Defense program, Roufus • Matter Combatives, starting next Tuesday, November 10th at 7:00 pm at...

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Catholic Singles Halloween Dance

Dance - Halloween Theme Saturday, October 17, 2015 7:00 - 11:00 PM $7.00 per person Saint Aloysius Gonzaga Hall, 1414 South 93 Street, West Allis (enter parking lot from...

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INTERFAITH HOSTING ANNUAL NEIGHBORHOOD OUTREACH FUNDRAISER TO SUPPORT SENIORS IN THE COMMUNITY

Interfaith Older Adult Programs’ annual Pull Up a Chair event brings together people from across our local communities to raise money to support Interfaith’s 11 neighborhood outreach offices throughout southeastern...

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Airport seeks volunteers at information desk

Do you enjoy helping people and have great customer service skills? Are you looking to give back to the community and volunteer? If so, you're in luck! We are seeking...

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Protect your vision, know the 3 leading causes of blindness

Education is key to maintaining your health, vision and independence. To help you “see” life to the fullest, the doctors at Eye Care Specialists’ ophthalmology practice have summarized the symptoms,...

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Protect your vision, know the 3 leading causes of blindness

Education is key to maintaining your health, vision and independence. To help you “see” life to the fullest, the doctors at Eye Care Specialists’ ophthalmology practice have summarized the symptoms,...

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Whitnall High School student awarded BEST OF SHOW for photography at the 2015 WI State Fair.

Greenfield resident and Whitnall student Leena Meyers was awarded the "Best of Show" and "Judges Choice" ribbons at the 2015 Wisconsin State Fair photo contest. She also received (5)...

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Spring Break 2016 in China with the Chamber

The South Suburban Chamber, in cooperation with Central Holidays, is offering its Eighth Annual Trip to China, April 15-23, 2016, with a new, exciting itinerary. The nine day trip will...

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Couple reaches milestone

Over 70 years ago, John Earl Heinen met Lois Mary Dapp in the halls at Messmer High School. They hit it off! John joined the Navy Air Corps and was...

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Let's Prevent Another Chemical Incident

The 2nd anniversary of the Bartolotta Fireworks Co., Inc. chemical incident in Hales Corners (July 4, 2013) brings to mind the worker who was injured and those who were affected,...

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Community Watch

» West Allis hears 72nd Street residents who don't want bumpouts 6/24

» West Allis helping fledgling craft brewery get started 6/24

» Burglaries at 10-year low in West Allis, robberies hit 10-year high Updated:  6/23

» Man, 21, charged in fatal accident on 76th Street in Greenfield 6/21

» Greenfield couple calls police on their attacking cat 6/21

» Video: Greenfield going full speed to become its own internet provider 6/21

» Greenfield man charged in fatal crash 6/20

» Early morning fire destroys garage in Greenfield, spreads to house 6/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: MLB Draft's Wisconsin flavor and WIAA's postseason model Updated:  6/15

» After facelift, Greenfield Park Golf Course re-opens to rave reviews Updated:  6/15

» A new Layton Avenue Baptist Church is rising in Greenfield through skill and faith 6/14

» Charcoal grill tips over, causes fire at Greenfield home 6/13

» West Allis foundry faces possible fines of $62,370 Updated:  6/13

» Vape shop caught up in CBD legality debate 6/9

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Steve Showalter's switch to Menomonee Falls and Brookfield East's dominance Updated:  6/9

» Thieves hit Greenfield liquor store twice in a week, injure clerk Updated:  6/8

» Trial ordered for firefighter accused of fatal drunken crash 6/7

» Initial Reaction Podcast: 2016 state track preview, and could Henry Ellenson land with the Bucks? Updated:  6/2

» Emerald ash borer blasting Greenfield ash trees Updated:  6/2

» Greenfield police looking for hit and run suspect 5/31

» Suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country's 2016 WIAA State Track and Field Meet Special Section Updated:  5/31

» New West Allis elementary math program to give deeper understanding 5/31

» Missing West Allis woman's body identified in South Dakota Updated:  5/28

» Milwaukee man, 37, charged with sexual assault of a child in West Allis Updated:  5/27

» Roundup of Memorial Day events in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country 5/27

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