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Mosquito Prevention a Must for Homeowners this Season

As new cases of Zika continue to pop up across the United States, it’s more essential than ever to take proper precautions to avoid contact with biting mosquito populations. Mosquitoes...

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Brookfield Resident to Graduate First in Class at United States Naval Academy on May 27, 2016

Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Thomas Wester, of Brookfield, Wisconsin will lead the Class of 2016 at the United States Naval Academy's graduation and commissioning to be held on Friday, May...

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Preventing Youth Substance Abuse Key to Reducing Burden of Disease in Wisconsin

Tobacco use packs a heavy burden as the leading cause of preventable illness and death in the United States. In Wisconsin, where 17% of adults still smoke cigarettes, tobacco use...

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St James Annual Thrift and Bake Sale

Coming soon is the St James Annual Thrift and Bake Sale. We are very proud of our past successes and boast of the exponential growth that we have achieved since starting...

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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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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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Introduction to Alzheimer’s

What is Alzheimer’s disease? What are the signs, symptoms & stages? What are the effects of Alzheimer's on the brain? What is dementia and the common forms of dementia? When...

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Dmitry Becker, 19, running for State Senate

April 19th, 2016 Good Morning, My name is Dmitry Becker and at this moment I am announcing my candidacy for the 28th State Senate District which is being vacated by Mary...

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What’s the Buzz—Bees and Gardening

According to the United States Department of Agriculture, the total number of managed honey bee colonies has decreased from 5 million in the 1940s to only 2.5 million today. Find...

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Muskego Family Finalists in the Green Bay Packers Ticket Takeover

A local Muskego family is on of 5 finalists in the Green Bay Packers Ticket Takeover contest. The photo that gets the most votes through April 27 will be...

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World War Two veteran given Quilt Of Thanks

Robert Brisk of Menomonee Falls was presented with a Quilt Of Thanks for his service as a World War Two Army/Air Force veteran during the service at St. Francis Church,...

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Gold Attitude places 3rd at the 2016 CSG Dance Nationals

The Gold Attitude Dance & Poms Select Team from Waukesha, WI placed 3rd in Junior Coed Jazz at the 2016 CSG Dance Nationals in Chicago, IL. They also placed 6th...

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Stay In the Loop at the Library

[Waukesha, WI] - In 2015, the Bridges Library System (formerly the Waukesha County Federated Library System) was awarded a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds to improve accessibility...

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UW-Parkside Traditions of Excellence Nominations

Traditions of Excellence Nominations The University of Wisconsin-Parkside, in association with the UW-Parkside Alumni Association is accepting nominations for its 2016 Traditions of Excellence Distinguished Alumni Awards, now through Feb. 29....

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"HeART & Sole" Sister's EXPO

Attention Milwaukee Ladies, bring your girlfriends, mom, sister & daughter to the 4th annual "HeART & Sole" Sister's Vendor Expo! This event is bigger & better than ever & FREE...

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Penguin Power: When Walking on Ice, Take a Tip From and Arctic Expert

Now that our first and second snow storm has hit, freezing temperatures have turned parking lots, sidewalks, and streets into winter versions of Slip’n Slide®. While icy slips and falls...

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Local Writer Surprised Family with Special Gift at 50th Anniversary Celebration

Gary Noel surprised his children and grandchildren with a special gift at his 50thanniversary dinner. Unbeknown to anyone in the family except his wife, Grandpa Gary published the stories...

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Waukesha County Park System announces Public Information meeting for the Waukesha to Brookfield Connector Trail

Waukesha County Department of Parks and Land Use, Park System Division, invites you to attend the Public Information Meeting (PIM) at which the Waukesha to Brookfield Trail (WisDOT ID #2718-14-00)...

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WPCVB Helps Wisconsin Bundle Up!

WPCVB HELPS WISCONSIN BUNDLE UP THIS WINTER SEASON Local organization serves as collection site for Wisconsin Department of Tourism’s charity drive The Waukesha Pewaukee Convention & Visitor Bureau is inviting residents...

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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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Community Watch

» Initial Reaction: Talking with star Waukesha soccer players Dani Rhodes and Emily Cervantes Updated:  12:05 PM

» Former Waukesha man accused of reckless homicide in heroin overdose death 11:43 AM

» Blair Innovation Flair creates challenges for all to share 5/23

» Construction won't stop Waukesha's annual Memorial Day festivities 5/23

» Waukesha police report: May 26, 2016 issue 5/23

» Greats Lakes panel approves Waukesha water application with conditions 5/23

» Q&A with Jody Ladish, Waukesha schools' new assistant superintendent 5/23

» Old Waukesha reform school will be razed, not reused Updated:  5/20

» Man flown to hospital after attempted suicide in Waukesha 5/20

» Sodexo to dismiss 78 employees after losing Waukesha School District contract 5/19

» Great Lakes group backs Waukesha lake water diversion Updated:  5/18

» Waukesha decides Gaspar will remain a two-way street 5/18

» Five places to swim and sun in Waukesha County this summer 5/18

» Reckless driver injured after crashing into semi truck in Waukesha 5/18

» Waukesha Town Board decides to play ball again with Five Diamonds Updated:  5/18

» Reckless driver plows into truck in Waukesha 5/17

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A chat with award-winning sportscaster Dennis Krause Updated:  5/17

» Decision on Waukesha's water application delayed pending more talks 5/16

» Waukesha police report: May 19, 2016 issue 5/16

» Hartland judge Jennifer Dorow considering applying for open state Supreme Court seat Updated:  5/16

» Waukesha's price of Lake Michigan water? No expansion of borders 5/15

» Waukesha Civic Theater's 'Annie Get Your Gun' hits the mark Updated:  5/13

» Craigslist robbery prompts Waukesha police to urge safe lot usage Updated:  5/13

» Eastbound I-94 reopens after vehicle fire at Sunnyslope in Brookfield Updated:  5/12

» Waukesha police report: May 12, 2016 issue Updated:  5/12

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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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