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Ten Wisconsin High School Seniors Win BBB Foundation’s “Student of Integrity” Scholarship

The Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of its 2016 “Student of Integrity” scholarship. The winners are (in alphabetical order): Henry Biznek of Kohler High...

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Callen Calls for Eco-Friendly Materials

Remodeling your home to contain eco-friendly materials not only saves the Earth, but it also aids in more efficient heating and cooling, lowered utility bills, and increased resale values. Christopher...

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Becky’s Blissful Bakery Enters Partnerships to Create Cutting-Edge Caramel Pairings; First of its Kind in the Caramel Industry

Rebecca Scarberry, Founder and Owner of Becky’s Blissful Bakery, is excited to announce new partnerships with widely-known experts in the food and beverage industries to create the perfect pairings for...

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Callen Offers Tips to Recreate Your Lower Level

Lower levels, those below grade areas that house the washer and dryer, holiday decorations, old furniture, and more, are increasingly getting makeovers to add function and value to homes. Media...

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Milwaukee Bucks Proud To Say Yes In New Organ, Tissue & Eye Donation Public Education Campaign

Milwaukee Bucks Proud To Say Yes in New Organ, Tissue & Eye Donation Public Education Campaign New Donate Life Wisconsin and Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Campaign Aims to Foster a...

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Beware of "Storm Chasers" and Other Doorstep Contractors

While Wisconsin did not suffer like other parts of the country, Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin says that does not stop "Storm Chasers" and warns that transient businesses continue attempts...

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Ebenezer Parenting Tip - How to Make the World a Better Place for Our Children

OAK CREEK, Wis. –– In the day and age of politicians demoralizing each other, terrorist threats, and police brutality issues, how can we make the world we live in a...

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BBB WGA Urges Vigilance Following Government Settlement with Cancer Charities

Following a settlement today with the FTC, all 50 states, and the District of Columbia that dissolves two fraudulent cancer charities, the Cancer Fund of America and Cancer Support Services,...

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Callen Offers Spring Cleaning Checklist for Home Exteriors

When the topic of “spring cleaning” is discussed, thoughts naturally turn to the inside of your home, such as organizing and discarding no longer used items. The experts at Callen...

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Aspiring Food/Bev. Entrepreneurs Invited to Enter Hottest Kitchen Challenge

Do you have a creative food or beverage business concept or early-stage business that could use a boost? If so, you will want to enter this year’s Hottest Kitchen...

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Be on the Lookout for Spring Break Scams

Over the next few weeks Wisconsinites will be hitting the road for spring break, which could be a trip to the beach with college friends or maybe even a trip...

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Effective Family Communication

OAK CREEK, Wis. -- What is a key element to a happy family? Communicating effectively with one another. According to Beverly Anderson, executive director for Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations...

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BBB Wisconsin Sees Sixty-One Percent Increase in Customer Review Postings in 2015

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin enjoyed another productive year of service in 2015. Posting of positive, negative, and neutral valid customer reviews to our website was 3,984 in 2014 and...

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Appliance Gallery Takes the Lower Level to the Next Level

More homeowners are opting to renovate their basements into an entertainment space rather than a storage space cluttered with old science projects and outgrown clothes. Appliance Gallery, Wisconsin’s premier appliance...

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Callen Offers Tips on How to Plan for Your Bathroom Remodel

Remodeling a bathroom may seem like it’s not as an extensive project as a kitchen. After all, you’re working with basically four pieces – tub, toilet, shower, sink. But just...

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Time to Brush Up

Time to Brush Up: A Lifetime of Great Dental Health Must Start Early By Dr. Tony Sun, interim senior medical director, UnitedHealthcare of Wisconsin February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, a...

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Milwaukee NARI Foundation Announces 2016 Spring Semester Scholarship Recipients

The Milwaukee NARI Foundation, Inc., the educational and charitable arm of the Milwaukee NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc., announced that the following students will receive Foundation scholarships for attending the...

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Callen Construction Offers Seven Tips for a Luxury Custom Closet

A customized walk-in closet is a luxurious touch to any bedroom. Not only does it serve a purpose for organized storage, but it also creates a pleasant retreat and a...

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Appliance Gallery Offers Tips for Laundry Room Maintenance

Main floor laundry rooms are more the norm than the exception now and many new-build or remodeled spaces have given the workhorse washer and dryer exceptional settings with adequate shelving...

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Encouraging Kindness in your Children

OAK CREEK, Wis. --How do you encourage your children to be kind and have empathy for those around them? According to Beverly Anderson, executive director for Ebenezer Child Care Centers with...

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Community Watch

» Name revealed of new female giraffe at Milwaukee Co. Zoo 11:50 AM

» Wauwatosa law enforcement honors fallen officers during national bike tour Updated:  10:40 AM

» Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa this week 5/25

» Wauwatosa West boys finish fourth at Woodland Relays 5/25

» Wauwatosa West girls soccer team wins Woodland Conference championship 5/25

» Wauwatosa East soccer team splits two games, loses Lily Brock to injury 5/25

» Wauwatosa East girls finish seventh at GMC Outdoor Track and Field Meet 5/25

» Wauwatosa East boys fourth at GMC Outdoor Track and Field Meet 5/25

» State Street road work may be the biggest headache this year in Wauwatosa 5/25

» Wauwatosa Sports Notes: May 26, 2016 5/24

» Milwaukee County Chargers defeat Bulldogs in exhibition opener, 20-6 5/24

» Wauwatosa officer rescues seven ducklings trapped in storm sewer 5/24

» Initial Reaction: Talking with star Waukesha soccer players Dani Rhodes, Emily Cervantes Updated:  5/24

» Wauwatosa Police Report: May 15 - 21 5/24

» Wauwatosa West girls track team runs away with Woodland Outdoor title 5/24

» Video: Reporter takes us along the 2016 Run Tosa Run 5/23

» Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa this week 5/20

» Suspects charged in string of armed robberies through Wauwatosa, Milwaukee Updated:  5/19

» New Mayfair GM announces plans for a Z Gallerie furniture store Updated:  5/18

» Wauwatosa East baseball team will rely on defense, depth in 2016 5/18

» Wauwatosa East softball teams beats West Allis Central in twinbill 5/18

» Campus News: May 19 5/18

» Sports Shorts: May 19, 2016 5/18

» Wauwatosa East girls soccer team crushes West Allis Central, 11-0 5/18

» Wauwatosa West girls soccer team seeks Woodland title 5/18

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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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Hidden Tosa

 

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

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