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Technology Tips for Families

OAK CREEK, Wis – Does it seem like your children are constantly using technology…between the games they are playing on their tablets, laptops, or IPods, and the ongoing texts they...

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BBB Alert: Shipping/Reshipping Scheme Claiming Milwaukee Addresses

The BBB Serving Wisconsin is warning consumers nationwide of a shipping and reshipping scam believed to be using Milwaukee office building addresses. The BBB file opened on “Pick And Send” (which...

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BBB Warns of Robocalls

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin is warning Wisconsinites about recent robocalls –prerecorded commercial telemarketing calls to consumers–being reported throughout the state. Telemarketing sales calls with recorded messages are generally illegal...

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Is Your Home Safe? Milwaukee/NARI Suggests a Few Things to Consider

Each June, the National Safety Council celebrates National Safety Month as a time to bring attention to key safety issues. Members of the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc. offer...

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Milwaukee Author Barbara Manger Releases e-Book of Her Soft-Cover Book, Riding Through Grief

After receiving numerous notes of appreciation for her printed Riding Through Grief soft-cover book released last October, Author Barbara Manger announced that an e-book version of it is now available...

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Summer Fun with your Children

OAK CREEK, Wis. –– Are you looking for some fun activities to do with your children this summer? According to Beverly Anderson, executive director for Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations...

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Summer Fun with your Children

OAK CREEK, Wis. –– Are you looking for some fun activities to do with your children this summer? According to Beverly Anderson, executive director for Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations...

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Better Business Bureau to Promote Trust in México

20 years after NAFTA, BBB Mexico launches to enhance best commercial practices. Milwaukee, Wis. – Better Business Bureau (BBB) is bringing to México its 100+ years of experience in advancing marketplace...

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BBB Warns of Memorial Day Scams Targeting Service Members

Memorial Day is a time to honor those who serve and remember those who have. Unfortunately, it has also become an opportunity for scammers to target those who are serving...

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Wauwatosa Ties to Food Network May 23

FOOD NETWORK EPISODE of Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives in Hawaii On May 23rd Food Network's "Diners, Drive Ins and Dives" is featuring Uahi Island Grill in Kailua, Hawaii owned by Nick...

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Help Stop Dog Bites in the Community

A dog might be a man’s best friend, but is it a letter carrier’s? Warmer temperatures mean children playing, letter carriers delivering, and dogs barking. Most dogs are safely behind...

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Milwaukee/NARI Members Celebrate 50 Years of Commitment to the Consumer

The Milwaukee Chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) recently recognized three member companies that marked 50 years of membership in Milwaukee/NARI: Auer Steel & Heating Supply...

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How to offer Positive Guidance with your Children

OAK CREEK, Wis -- Are you tired of being at your wit’s end with your children’s inappropriate behaviors and poor choices? If so, you are not alone. According to Bev Anderson,...

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How to offer Positive Guidance with your Children

OAK CREEK, Wis -- Are you tired of being at your wit’s end with your children’s inappropriate behaviors and poor choices? If so, you are not alone. According to Bev Anderson,...

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International Institute of Wisconsin to Host Annual World Citizen Celebration Dinner

The International Institute of Wisconsin (IIW), an organization dedicated to the promotion of international cooperation, understanding, and a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural perspective, will host its annual World Citizen Celebration dinner on...

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Holiday Food Drive For Hunger Task Force to be Featured in St. Patrick’s Day Parades

The Friends of Saint Patrick Centre – Milwaukee Chapter will partner with the Hunger Task Force to collect food donations during two area parades on Sat., March 15, 2014. The Shamrock...

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Raising Responsible Children

OAK CREEK, Wis. --It’s every parent’s goal to raise responsible children who will not only be able to care for themselves, but also be kind to those around them. According to...

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Raising Responsible Children

OAK CREEK, Wis. --It’s every parent’s goal to raise responsible children who will not only be able to care for themselves, but also be kind to those around them. According to...

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Milwaukee/NARI Members Say a Room is Just a Room Until You Add Lighting

Lighting is an important element in creating the perfect environment inside your home, whether for work, play or relaxation. It’s key to pulling your living space together. Members of the Milwaukee/NARI...

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Milwaukee/NARI Members Explain How Indoor Air Quality Impacts Your Health

Most Americans spend up to 90 percent of their time indoors, either in their homes or at their place of work. Studies conducted by the EPA and others show...

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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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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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