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Color Craze at the Wauwatosa Library

Kids grades 3 and up, go crazy with the latest fun fad--coloring, on Friday, July 8 at 10:00 a.m. At the Wauwatosa Library you can express yourself and show...

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Performer Steve Girman at the Wauwatosa Public Library

Take a break from the heat on Thursday, July 7 at 10:00 a.m, with spectacular performer Steve Girman. Steve will captivate you with his juggling, music, stories, and magic....

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Marquette student from Menomonee Falls "Plays it forward" in support of Youth Sports Camp

Dream provides youth with vision loss sports opportunities (MILWAUKEE, WI. – June 30, 2016) – Vision Forward Association will host the second annual ‘Play it Forward Youth Sports Camp’ July 11-13,...

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Taiwan Excellence Comes to Summerfest

There will be a new addition to the music and fun at SummerFest this year! From July 5 through 10, Taiwan Excellence will be an exhibiting sponsor at the annual festival,...

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Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin and Easter Seals Southeast Wisconsin Celebrate Project SEARCH Completion Ceremony for Adults With Disabilities

Froedtert and The Medical College of Wisconsin Hospital celebrated its first Project SEARCH Completion Ceremony Thursday, June 30. Eight interns had the opportunity to complete three rotations lasting 10 weeks...

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Electricity Program at Wauwatosa Library

Short Circuit--3rd graders and older, spark your imagination with stories and science on Thursday, July 14 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at the Wauwatosa Library. Mr. Matt from Ruckus and Glee...

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Bessie Turns 100!

Bessie Turns 100! A beloved resident of Hart Park Square, Bessie Bray, recently turned 100. Bessie's family had a wonderful party to celebrate this "once in a lifetime" event. When asked...

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Community service project provides speakers to groups and clubs

A pro bono speaker’s bureau in Milwaukee - - proves that some things in life are indeed free. "Jim Bohn gave a presentation at our networking group, Open for Business...

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Appliance Gallery Offers Decorating Tips to Compliment Appliances

Summer is the perfect time to add a new flavor to your home décor. Appliance Gallery, Wisconsin’s premier appliance store, provides professional advice on how to decorate your kitchen to...

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Pro Skateboarder to visit Tosa Skatepark

Tosa Skateboarders United will be hosting an event with Pro Skater Greg Lutzka on Saturday, July 2, 2016 from 11am-5pm at the Tosa Skatepark in Hart Park. Greg...

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IHN Names Lenzner VP of Clinical Integration

Integrated Health Network of Wisconsin (IHN) – a statewide network of major health systems and health care providers working together to deliver high-quality, value-based health care – recently welcomed Stephanie...

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Bertka Appointed to Medical College Faculty

The Medical College of Wisconsin has appointed IHN Chief Medical Officer Ken Bertka, MD, FAAFP, CPHIMS, to its faculty as Assistant Clinical Professor of Family Medicine. Dr. Bertka, who leads...

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Lubar Supply Chain Team Ranks Third in World Competition

According to Kristine Piwek of UWM.EDU, The Lubar Supply Chain Team Ranks Third in World Competition Competing among ten student teams from all regions of the world, a team of Lubar...

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Studio Barcelona on Vliet Street in Washington Heights Opens to Offer Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, Creative Workshops and Hand-painted Furniture

Studio Barcelona, a new local business at 5706 W. Vliet Street, is now open to the public. Studio Barcelona is an exclusive stockist of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, painted furniture...

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Callen’s Tips for Transforming Small Interior Spaces

Small rooms can be cute and cozy, but they can also feel cramped and restricted. Doreen Schofield, a designer with Callen Construction, Inc. in Muskego, a full service and award...

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Hoops for Awareness

On Saturday, August 13th, Modern Woodmen will be hosting our inaugural Annual 3v3 Basketball Tournament and Family Fun Day. This event will take place at Hales Corners Lutheran from...

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The Wauwatosa Senior Club is hosting a performance of THE VELVETEEN RABBIT by the Wauwatosa Summer Children’s Theatre at 12:45pm on FRIDAY, JULY 29TH at the WAUWATOSA CIVIC CENTER, 7725...

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Local Author Book Program at the Library

Our Final Melody: Teaching My Dying Father How to Love Me A beautiful story of how a daughter unwittingly and unknowingly teaches her father how to love her. A compelling story about...

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Pet parents in the Wauwatosa area have a new option for great veterinary care. The Wauwatosa Veterinary Clinic, which is an accredited member of the American Animal Hospital Association and...

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Froedtert Hospital Names Executive Director of Neurosciences and Spine Services

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network has named Anne Jurenec executive director of neurosciences and spine services for the health network. In this role, Jurenec will be...

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Community Watch

» Truck carrying appliances collides with railroad bridge in Wauwatosa 12:28 PM

» Tosa fire chief named to Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs Association 11:00 AM

» Wauwatosa's 22nd Secret Garden Tour scheduled for July 9 6/30

» Wauwatosa Village businesses remain upbeat amid ongoing reconstruction Updated:  6/30

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A look ahead to US Open 2017, look back at Champions Tour event in Madison Updated:  6/29

» Seventh-inning rally sparks Wauwatosa East over West, 5-4 6/29

» Tosa police investigating armed robbery at North Shore Bank Wednesday 6/29

» Wauwatosa East baseball team stays hot 6/29

» Wauwatosa East's Bueckers nabs all-state honors for girls soccer 6/29

» Wauwatosa West baseball snaps skid with wins over Eisenhower 6/29

» Irish Fest gears up for week of classes at Tosa's CelticMKE Center 6/28

» Tosa Skateboarders United hosts first event since opening of new park 6/28

» Friends of Center Street Park will launch new barbecue event July 3 6/28

» Long-tenured sports writer Sky Skibosh heads into retirement, sort of 6/26

» Family, friends of man killed by Wauwatosa officer want answers 6/25

» Tosa man with gun trove to plead guilty of illegal dealing 6/24

» Wauwatosa endorses bus rapid transit route, more approvals needed Updated:  6/23

» Video: Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa this week 6/23

» Wauwatosa officer fatally shoots man at Madison Park 6/23

» Wauwatosa Public Library announces list of summer events 6/22

» Blood drives scheduled for Milwaukee County during month of July 6/22

» Two lanes on Wauwatosa's Harmonee Bridge to close Thursday 6/22

» Milwaukee Co. Zoo welcomes baby harbor seal, bonobo 6/22

» Teens accused of trying to rob Tosa resident with BB gun Updated:  6/22

» Hidden Tosa: Inside the Wauwatosa Police Department 6/22

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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.



Hidden Tosa


"Hidden Tosa" is a semi-regular feature where our Wauwatosa reporter explores the closed down and closed off parts of Wauwatosa.