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Artists in the Garden at Boerner Botanical Gardens

HALES CORNERS, WISCONSIN – 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...

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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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Traditions of Excellence

Mike Novak of West Allis will be honored during the UW-Parkside Spring 2016 Commencement ceremony as an Outstanding Graduate. The UW-Parkside Spring 2016 Commencement ceremonies take place Saturday May 14. The...

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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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Parenting Tip: Cleaning with Kids

OAK CREEK, Wis. - Do you feel like your house is buried in dirt and clutter, and every time you turn around your children are making the situation worse? According to...

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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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Interfaith accepting entries for 29th annual Lifetime Art Competition

INTERFAITH OLDER ADULT PROGRAMS ACCEPTING ENTRIES FOR 29th ANNUAL LIFETIME ART COMPETITION MILWAUKEE (Feb. 24, 2016)—Interfaith Older Adult Programs is accepting entries for its 29th annual Lifetime Art Competition, a juried,...

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Esprit Juniors Earn Honors at Competition

Esprit Juniors competed at the 2016 Wisconsin Junior Spirit Championships on Feb. 21st. Honors include: 1st Place - Hip Hop; 3rd Place - High Kick; 4th Place - Pom; and...

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ESPRIT POMS & DANCE TEAM Will Perform in DISNEY in 2016

Wauwatosa ESPRIT (Seniors) will be packing their bags in February for sunny Orlando, Florida where they will once again join the Midwest's top ten dance teams to march in Disney's...

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American Legion Post 449 awards Outstanding Public Safety Plaque to Elm Grove Police Department

ELM GROVE (Nov. 19, 2015) – The Elm Grove police department received a special Outstanding Public Safety Award for 2015 from American Legion Post 449. Awarded in recognition of their...

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American Legion Post 449 awards Outstanding Public Safety Plaque to Elm Grove Police Department

ELM GROVE (Nov. 19, 2015) – The Elm Grove police department received a special Outstanding Public Safety Award for 2015 from American Legion Post 449. Awarded in recognition of their...

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The Textile & Fiber Art Book Design of former West Allisresident Patrick Redmond, M. A., on exhibit at Textile Center, a national center for fiber art, Minneapolis, Minnesota

See: http://www.textilecentermn.org/the-textile-and-fiber-art-book-design-of-patrick-redmond-m-a/ Re: "The Textile & Fiber Art Book Design of Patrick Redmond, M. A." Textile and Fiber Arts Books, 1988-1993, Designed by Patrick Redmond, M.A. Patrick Redmond Design www.PatrickRedmondDesign.com Exhibition Dates: November 2, 2015 – December 26,...

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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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Local Eye MDs answer top 6 questions about diabetic eye disease

Diabetes is reaching epidemic levels across all ages and races. Chances are you know (or are) one of the more than 29 million Americans with the disease. Whether or not...

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Brookfield Native Member of Winning ROTC Team

Rachael DeMeulenaere, Brookfield native and student at Marquette University, was a member of the female Cadet team to participate in the recent 3rd ROTC Brigade Ranger Challenge. Ranger Challenge, which...

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Ms Tiny Wisconsin

I would like to introduce Ms. Tiny Wisconsin, Kharma Goston. Kharma is the state representative for her age division in the state of Wisconsin. Kharma will be competing in...

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Old Laws Threaten Natural Health Care

Your yoga instructor may be marvelous, but did you know the state of Wisconsin can shut them down for no more than them helping you be healthier? A whole slew...

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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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Halloween Safety Tips

OAK CREEK, Wis. -- Halloween is approaching! Are you ready to celebrate this spooktacular holiday with your children? According to Beverly Anderson, Executive Director of Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations...

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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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Community Watch

» West Allis man charged in 2 killings ruled competent for trial Updated:  7/26

» Greenfield to sell passes for residents not allowed to use dropoff 7/25

» West Allis rechecking pay to ensure market rate compensation, fairness 7/25

» 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

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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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