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Milwaukee/NARI Offers Seven Tips for Spending Wisely on a Home Remodel - Part 2

Home renovation projects can carry significant price tags, but there are several ways for homeowners to make financial decisions that will keep costs lower, according to experts from the Milwaukee/NARI...

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Milwaukee/NARI Offers Seven Tips for Spending Wisely on a Home Remodel - Part 1

Home renovation projects can carry significant price tags, but there are several ways for homeowners to make financial decisions that will keep costs lower, according to experts from the Milwaukee/NARI...

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Milwaukee/NARI Counts Down the Most Critical Home Repairs

Some home improvements should not be put off, according to members of the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council Inc., the area’s leading home improvement and remodeling industry resource for 52 years....

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Sitting too much may negate benefits of exercise

Cardiologists at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center have found that sedentary behaviors may lower cardiorespiratory fitness, and sitting for several hours...

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Technology Tips for Families

OAK CREEK, Wis – Does it seem like your children are constantly using technology…between the games they are playing on their tablets, laptops, or IPods, and the ongoing texts they...

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Technology Tips for Families

OAK CREEK, Wis – Does it seem like your children are constantly using technology…between the games they are playing on their tablets, laptops, or IPods, and the ongoing texts they...

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BBB Alert: Shipping/Reshipping Scheme Claiming Milwaukee Addresses

The BBB Serving Wisconsin is warning consumers nationwide of a shipping and reshipping scam believed to be using Milwaukee office building addresses. The BBB file opened on “Pick And Send” (which...

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Catholic Charities Brings Hope to Low-Income Pregnant Moms and Works to Reduce Co-Sleeping Deaths

MILWAUKEE, Wis. - According to the 2013 Fetal Infant Mortality Review, Milwaukee’s infant mortality rate is at crisis levels, due to premature births, congenital frailties, and unsafe sleeping conditions. When...

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Catholic Charities Brings Hope to Low-Income Pregnant Moms and Works to Reduce Co-Sleeping Deaths

MILWAUKEE, Wis. - According to the 2013 Fetal Infant Mortality Review, Milwaukee’s infant mortality rate is at crisis levels, due to premature births, congenital frailties, and unsafe sleeping conditions. When...

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Milwaukee/NARI Offers Tips on Cooling Your Home

After this long, cold winter, there probably aren’t many people complaining about hot weather. But as the saying goes, it’s not the heat, it’s the humidity. That is...

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BBB Warns of Robocalls

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin is warning Wisconsinites about recent robocalls –prerecorded commercial telemarketing calls to consumers–being reported throughout the state. Telemarketing sales calls with recorded messages are generally illegal...

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Milwaukee/NARI Announces 2014 “Best of Tour” Award Winner

The Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc., the leading resource in the home improvement and remodeling industry in southeastern Wisconsin for more than 52 years, announced that a team entry by...

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Callen to Participate in EPA Lead-Paint Rule Campaign

Callen Construction, Inc., a full service remodeling company serving southeastern Wisconsin since 1986, announced that as a certified lead-safe remodeling contractor, the company will participate in the Environmental Protection Agency’s...

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Is Your Home Safe? Milwaukee/NARI Suggests a Few Things to Consider

Each June, the National Safety Council celebrates National Safety Month as a time to bring attention to key safety issues. Members of the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc. offer...

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BBB's Top 5 Summer Scams

Summer is a great time to take that long-overdue vacation or make much-needed home repairs, but as the weather heats up, so do scams. Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about...

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BBB Offers Tips on Hiring Lawn Care Services

It’s that time of the year again, when the temperatures rise and the smell of freshly cut grass fills the air. However, this spring follows an extraordinarily harsher than normal...

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Milwaukee Author Barbara Manger Releases e-Book of Her Soft-Cover Book, Riding Through Grief

After receiving numerous notes of appreciation for her printed Riding Through Grief soft-cover book released last October, Author Barbara Manger announced that an e-book version of it is now available...

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Wisconsin BBB Alert: Spring Brings Travelers to Wisconsin

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin is reminding consumers that various door-to-door schemes start when the weather gets warmer. Springtime in Wisconsin is the kick off for door-to-door sales and representatives...

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Milwaukee/NARI Offers Tips for Determining Remodeling Budgets

Determining the remodeling budget, understanding the project bids, and trying to get the desired result for the desired price can be the hardest parts of the remodeling process according to...

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Summer Fun with your Children

OAK CREEK, Wis. –– Are you looking for some fun activities to do with your children this summer? According to Beverly Anderson, executive director for Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations...

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Community Watch

» Wauwatosa Police Department in search of male robbery suspect disguised as female 10/15

» Irie Zulu in Tosa sets November opening, with Oct. 31 as its open house 10/15

» The Recreation Department's next Learning Never Ends series coming up on Oct. 27 10/15

» Wauwatosa West loses crossover girls volleyball match to Shorewood, then goes 1-3 at Arrowhead Invit 10/14

» Wauwatosa West's Alicia Picard/Connie Terlizzi qualify for state tennis tournament for first time 10/14

» Wauwatosa's Friends of Center Street Park to hold Fall Fest Oct. 17 10/12

» Thousands of items on sale at Wauwatosa Public Library in late October 10/9

» Wauwatosa School District to host 'Autism Insights and Strategies' 10/9

» Public invited to name baby giraffe at Milwaukee Co. Zoo 10/9

» Large crowd in Wauwatosa gymnasium discusses coyote attacks, seeks answers Updated:  10/8

» Wauwatosa West girls volleyball team bounces back for victory 10/7

» Wauwatosa East volleyball team wins thriller against Trojans 10/7

» Wauwatosa East soccer team ties second-ranked Cedarburg 10/7

» Wauwatosa West football team blanks Vikings, earns playoff spot 10/7

» Wauwatosa East boys cross country team finished second at the Purgold Invite 10/7

» Wauwatosa East boys volleyball team beats Cedarburg 10/7

» Wauwatosa East, West girls cross-country teams finish third, fourth at Purgold Invitational 10/7

» Wauwatosa West girls tennis finishes second in Woodland Tennis Tournament 10/7

» Public invited to Wauwatosa Village streetscape workshop 10/6

» Bedbugs found in Wauwatosa juvenile court center Updated:  10/6

» Nordstrom Mayfair announces gala, late-night party fundraising events 10/6

» Aurora plans $35 million upgrade to psychiatric hospital in Tosa Updated:  10/2

» Mayfair mall, Susan G. Komen host series of breast cancer events 10/2

» Wauwatosa schools celebrate Walk to School Day on Oct. 7 10/2

» Wauwatosa West football whips Pius XI in wild scoring affair 9/29

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