West Side Stories

A Tosa resident for almost 20 years, Karen is a mom and freelance writer, addicted to playing tennis. When not on the tennis court, she spends the fall and winter in the stands at Green Bay Packer and Marquette basketball games.

Karen is the author of “Grab a Bite,” a dining out column and the former community columnist for the Wauwatosa NOW newspaper.

Gee Prince, Where's the Beef?!


I blame the Boca Burgers. Perhaps he’s low on protein. A little too much Tofu?


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Things that bug me, Weather

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Me and Oprah and the Big Tosa Give

City services, Community, Neighborhood, Tosa Business

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Winter's Lament - The Big Whine

Fun, Weather

I can’t stand this winter, not one moment more.

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Can I Get an Amen?!

Politics, Tosans

I came upon an article in the Sunday paper about Rick Warren, the author of the blockbuster best-selling book, “A Purpose Driven Life.” Apparently, Mr. Warren has had a change of heart and is telling his flock to play nice.


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