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Art and Nature Provide the Backdrop for Artists in the Garden At the Boerner Botanical Gardens, August 20 and 21, 2016

Art lovers can spend a unique weekend with area artists as Milwaukee County Parks and the Boerner Botanical Gardens in Whitnall Park, in association with the League of Milwaukee Artists,...

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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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Community Watch

» 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

» Bicycle ride share proposal could be rolling soon in West Allis 6/28

» More decorative bike racks could add panache to West Allis locales 6/28

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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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