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Takin' the Blog for a Walk

Join Waukesha resident Brien Lee and his blog, Sir Fido, as they explore the city and report on the interesting things they find.

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a birthday spankin' I'll never forget


The snowball effect, or how cutting an apple tree can affect an election.

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no kidding


April first in the city means election day is no joke.

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Just for the Record

1) sound of music, Christmas, Guinness

I failed to mention, as reported in in February 5th's Waukesha Freeman, that carolers in Waukesha have officially broken the year old record to make it into the Guinness Book. As mentioned earlier, I was among the 1822 frozen singing souls downtown that cold November 22nd evening.

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don't forget to brush


Some time ago I blogged about the family car of one year dying due to a water pump too expensive to replace. Happy to say I'm now behind the wheel of a new ride, but it wasn't easy nor without disappointment.

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at the last minute


 Everything went swimmingly during 12 hours and 59 minutes of voting at the 8th District yesterday in the City of Waukesha at St. Mary's. We had a great crew of poll workers, two of which were in training, and a slow but steady stream of electors throughout the day. We never had a problem with the tabulator or people overvoting or mismarking their ballots.

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