It wouldn't be summer in Wisconsin without road construction, and Wauwatosa is no different.(1)
Looking for a bite to eat or a place to socialize? Get the lowdown on the local social and dining scene with our Taste of the Town food column, which covers Brookfield, Elm Grove, and Wauwatosa.
Power up this summer at the Wauwatosa Public Library, with the Summer Reading Program: "On Your Mark, Get Set, READ!" Reading is the name of the game with your Summer Reading Log, and you can join our exciting activities. It will be fun for the whole family. Kids ages birth to 17 can keep up reading skills, and score amazing prizes! Pick up prizes 3 times throughout the summer, plus enter for a chance at an incredible assortment of raffle prizes. Find out about sports books, eating good food, and keeping fit. Guest performers include famous comedian, juggler, and magician Steve Russell; Johnson's Cycle and Fitness; storyteller and juggler Steve Girman; CBS 58 meteorologist Drew Burgoyne; and Lego architects John and Sylvia Peine (who will bring thousands of Legos). Go for the gold with Rhyme Time (for age 3 and under), Story Time (for ages 3 - 6), Family Story Time, The Social Brain (to share reading ideas), Jump Around (story and play), One Story One Craft, Movie and Craft, Puppet Story and Craft, Color Craze (coloring craft), and Machines to Goldberg (collaborating on a large project). It all starts on June 1st, when you can pick up your Summer Reading Log. Be a champion by reading with the Wauwatosa Public Library Summer Reading Program!
Tosa Top 5 is a weekly video and list featuring the top five stories in Wauwatosa each week.
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.
"Hidden Tosa" is a semi-regular feature where our Wauwatosa reporter explores the closed down and closed off parts of Wauwatosa.