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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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New Berlin Girl Wants to Increase Awareness of Poverty and Malnutrition in Guatemala

Join us for an interactive, two-hour event, as we come together to help each other and our children understand the issues of hunger in a unique and meaningful way. You may think hunger...

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Community Watch

» 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

» 2016 Fourth of July events in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  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

» West Allis taps into tool to help get foreclosed properties fixed up 6/27

» West Allis hears 72nd Street residents who don't want bumpouts 6/24

» West Allis helping fledgling craft brewery get started 6/24

» Burglaries at 10-year low in West Allis, robberies hit 10-year high Updated:  6/23

» Man, 21, charged in fatal accident on 76th Street in Greenfield 6/21

» Greenfield couple calls police on their attacking cat 6/21

» Video: Greenfield going full speed to become its own internet provider 6/21

» Greenfield man charged in fatal crash 6/20

» Early morning fire destroys garage in Greenfield, spreads to house 6/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: MLB Draft's Wisconsin flavor and WIAA's postseason model Updated:  6/15

» After facelift, Greenfield Park Golf Course re-opens to rave reviews Updated:  6/15

» A new Layton Avenue Baptist Church is rising in Greenfield through skill and faith 6/14

» Charcoal grill tips over, causes fire at Greenfield home 6/13

» West Allis foundry faces possible fines of $62,370 Updated:  6/13

» Vape shop caught up in CBD legality debate 6/9

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Steve Showalter's switch to Menomonee Falls and Brookfield East's dominance Updated:  6/9

» Thieves hit Greenfield liquor store twice in a week, injure clerk Updated:  6/8

» Trial ordered for firefighter accused of fatal drunken crash 6/7

» Initial Reaction Podcast: 2016 state track preview, and could Henry Ellenson land with the Bucks? Updated:  6/2

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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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