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Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond Awarded the Sister Joel Read Outstanding Educator Award

Alverno College will honor Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond with the Sister Joel Read Outstanding Educator Award at a ceremony on April 7. The award recognizes educational leaders who have brought significant...

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Gift of Wings partners with Milwaukee Pretzel

Gift of Wings in the Historic Greendale Village is becoming the hot spot for ice cream and snacks! Not only do they carry many flavors of "Chocolate Shoppe" ice cream...

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Site Captains Needed For Playground Build

Have you heard about the exciting Playground at Malone project? The New Berlin Junior Woman's Club is working with the City of New Berlin and Play by Design, LLC to...

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Alverno Presents: The Hinterlands "The Radicalization Process"

Alverno Presents brings The Hinterlands "The Radicalization Process" to the Pitman Theatre on Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9 at 8:00 p.m. The Hinterlands, formed in 2009, create genre-defying performances...

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BBB WGA Urges Vigilance Following Government Settlement with Cancer Charities

Following a settlement today with the FTC, all 50 states, and the District of Columbia that dissolves two fraudulent cancer charities, the Cancer Fund of America and Cancer Support Services,...

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Milwaukee County Urges Residents to Apply for Energy Assistance Prior to Moratorium End

Milwaukee County DHHS to disperse $1.3 million to help residents avoid utility disconnection The Milwaukee County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is working with partner agencies across the community...

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Callen Offers Spring Cleaning Checklist for Home Exteriors

When the topic of “spring cleaning” is discussed, thoughts naturally turn to the inside of your home, such as organizing and discarding no longer used items. The experts at Callen...

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Open Your Heart, Open Your Mind, Smile Big and Face The World!

Good Morning! My name is Jennifer King and I am the Regional Director with Face the World, a program that works with international exchange students. We are currently seeking host families...

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Zumbathon® Charity Event for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society-Wisconsin Chapter

Dance, laugh and sweat for a good cause when you join Barb’s MSFits for this energizing 90-minute workout led by trained Zumba® instructors Andrea Polinske, Tammy Morales and Luis Diaz! Saturday,...

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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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St. Martin of Tours School Chosen to be a Seton School

Registration Open for Grades 3K - 8th. St. Martin of Tours Parish School is proud to be chosen as a 2016 Seton Catholic School. Seton Catholic Schools is a new collaborative network...

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Spa Massage on the Go, Care Right Inc. Partner to Help Seniors in Southeastern Wisconsin

Milwaukee – Two local businesses, both women-owned operations focusing on the health and well-being of older adults, have formed a strategic alliance to proactively benefit seniors in southeastern Wisconsin. Spa Massage...

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Great Decisions Series Week Six at Franklin Public Library

Great Decisions Series continues with a DVD and Roundtable Discussion on the topic The Rise of ISIS Wednesday, March 23 at 6:30pm in the Fadrow Room. Born out of an umbrella...

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Craig Nemitz, South Milwaukee Resident, Named General Manager of Movin’ & Lubin’

South Milwaukee, Wis. – Craig Nemitz, a longtime employee with extensive experience in automobile service and operations management, has been named General Manager of Movin’ & Lubin’, Milwaukee’s leader in...

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Traditional Irish Music Returns to Franklin Public Library

Franklin Public Library welcomes the return of Milwaukee’s Ceol Cairde, a traditional Irish band, Tuesday, March 29 at 6:30pm in the Fadrow Room. Ceol Cairde, a five piece Irish band, has...

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Dove Award Winning Singer - Songwriter at Faith

Dove award winning singer-songwriter, Mitch McVicker, will present a concert at Faith Presbyterian Church, 3800 W. Rawson Ave., Franklin, on Sunday, March 20 at 7 pm. His latest recording, The...

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St. Paul's Lutheran Church Muskego Blood Drive

A Simple Way to Help Save Lives St. Paul's Blood Drive Grace Room S66W14325 Janesville Road Tuesday April 26th 1:00PM to 6:00PM for an appointment call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood..org Appointments preferred walk-ins welcome! You can save 15 minutes by...

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Servant Leadership Initiative Announced at St. Thomas More High School

Milwaukee, WI (March 16, 2016) St. Thomas More High School (STM) is excited to announce the creation of a one-of-a-kind servant leadership program. Founded through a multi-year investment...

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JB’s on 41 Announces the Perfect Spring Break Staycation Package for Families

MILWAUKEE (March 15, 2016) – JB’s on 41, Milwaukee’s premier bowling center, will be offering Spring Break Staycation specials for families in late March and early April. Spring Break Week for...

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Come See The Easter Bunny at Greendale Gift of Wings!!

Hop..Hop..Hop..into Gift of Wings in the Historic Greendale Village on Saturday, March 26th 2016 for a fun filled day! There will be FREE picture taking with the Easter Bunny from 10am...

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Community Watch

» 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

» Whitnall gets $10,000 grant to make school forest more accessible 1/4

» Positive and uplifting stories in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country in December 1/4

» Jurors allowed to hear about 2nd death in suitcase body trial 12/31

» Top 10 news stories of 2015 in Greenfield and West Allis 12/30

» Biz buzz: A look at the top business stories in Greenfield and West Allis in 2015 12/30

» Newspaper delivery may be delayed due to weather 12/29

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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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