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May 26 ~ Kick Out Childhood Cancer

CLASS A FITNESS is PROUD to be hosting a CHARITY BOOTCAMP EVENT “KICK OUT Childhood Cancer" Thursday, May 26th 5pm & 6pm Class A Fitness 7211 S. 76th Street Franklin *In the Pick 'n Save parking lot Join...

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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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Men's Grief Support Gathering

On Tuesday, May 17th, men who have experienced the death of someone in their lives are invited to attend a gathering for men only at Harwood Place, 8220 Harwood Ave.,...

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Two Nationally Known Experts on Character Education to Speak at Alverno College Character Education Conference

Barbara Gruener, nationally known author and character coach will speak at Alverno College on June 16. Her morning keynote address is part of an annual conference on school transformation and...

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Franklin's Gigantic Community Super Sale - May 14th (rain date May 21st)

Faith Community Church, 7700 West Faith Drive, Franklin, will host their Spring Gigantic Community Super Sale on Saturday, May 14th (rain date May 21st) from 8am - 3pm. Find a huge...

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June 4 Workshop Spotlights Merton and Heschel, Spiritual Giants

On Saturday, June 4, from 9 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., a reflection workshop titled “The God of Infinite Love: The Life and Works of Rabbi Abraham Heschel and Thomas Merton”...

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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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Join the Fight Against Cancer! Register for the Relay For Life of the Southern Eight!

Open call for participants for the Relay For Life of the Southern Eight, a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society! The Relay covers all south Milwaukee communities, and it will...

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Car Seat and Booster Safety Check

Safe Kids Southeast Wisconsin Coalition, led by Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, will host a Booster and Car Seat Safety Check. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Wednesday, May 11, 2016 St. John's Evangelical...

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Ten Wisconsin High School Seniors Win BBB Foundation’s “Student of Integrity” Scholarship

The Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of its 2016 “Student of Integrity” scholarship. The winners are (in alphabetical order): Henry Biznek of Kohler High...

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Greendale Middle School To Host Gallery Night of the Arts

Artwork from Greendale Middle School students will be on display at the school’s Second Annual Gallery Night of the Arts on Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m....

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JB’s on 41 Kicks Off Kids Bowl Free Program with Country Family Fun Day on May 1

MILWAUKEE (April 26, 2016) – JB’s on 41, Milwaukee’s premier bowling center, is once again hosting a summer bowling program for children that allows kids to bowl free, all summer...

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Playground Build Needs To Borrow Your Tools!

The New Berlin Junior Woman's Club and the City of New Berlin are still working on finalizing the details of the community build of the new Playground at Malone. The...

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Fence Pickets Make Great Tribute To The Moms

The New Berlin Junior Woman’s Club (NBJWC) announced in January that the club is working with the City of New Berlin to build a barrier-free playground that will be accessible...

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State Representatives Skowronski, Rodrigues and Craig to be featured at Chamber’s Legislative Breakfast

The South Suburban Chamber is sponsoring a Legislative Update breakfast on Friday, June 3 from 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. at MATC Oak Creek, 6665 S. Howell Avenue, Oak Creek. State...

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Lunchtime Toastmasters Club Expands to Bigger Space

SpeakEasy Toastmasters Club, the only lunchtime speaking organization in the area, has moved its meeting space to Upper Iowa University, 620 South 76th Street, Room 102. The new space...

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Lunchtime Toastmasters Club Expands to Bigger Space

SpeakEasy Toastmasters Club, the only lunchtime speaking organization in the area, has moved its meeting space to Upper Iowa University, 620 South 76th Street, Room 102. The new space...

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Former Governor Marty Schreiber to Share Alzheimer’s Caregiving Insights at Clement Manor Event

Former Wisconsin Governor Marty Schreiber, an active advocate for Alzheimer’s caregivers, will share his experiences as a caregiver for his wife, Elaine, who is living with Alzheimer’s, on Thursday, May...

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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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Community Watch

» Awaiting their wheels, Stuffed food truck owners sell pierogi at a West Allis bar 4/19

» Whitnall School Board narrows superintendent search to two candidates 4/12

» Two teenage boys arrested in connection with one of last month's bomb scares at West Allis Central Updated:  4/12

» Police issue scam alert for area businesses 4/12

» West Allis police block off area for tactical situation 4/12

» Authorities search for missing 81-year-old woman 4/11

» Whitnall High School booster club asks businesses to help support 18th annual Falcon Fest 4/11

» Greenfield Concert Band offers spring concert at Whitnall High School 4/11

» Double Dragon in West Allis closes after 35 years 4/7

» Milwaukee firefighter suspected in drunken driving deaths Updated:  4/6

» Newcomer tops two incumbents in race for Greenfield School Board 4/6

» Incumbents win day in West Allis districts 2 and 4 in spring election 4/6

» Milwaukee man wounded in West Allis shooting 4/5

» West Allis resident to pay for curbs aiding state fair parking 4/5

» Positive and uplifting stories in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country in March 4/5

» Former Budget South Cinemas in Greenfield to be razed soon 4/1

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Chatting with Milwaukee Brewers beat writer Adam McCalvy 4/1

» Hales Corners Woman's Club to offer scholarships to two high school seniors 3/31

» Developer sends out feelers for Greenfield's help for $30 million plan 3/29

» Video: West Allis Central's victorius David and Goliath robotics team battling for cash 3/28

» West Allis' Blue Collar Bruisers robotic team advances to World competition 3/28

» Greenfield home sustains estimated $35,000 damage in Easter morning fire 3/28

» Long arm of law reaches out to help elderly mother in Greenfield 3/24

» West Allis school officials say 2013 embezzlment of PTA now closed case 3/23

» Whitnall boys basketball team falls short in WIAA Division 2 state semifinal 3/18

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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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