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Changes to Credit Reporting Rules Will Benefit Consumers

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin says new regulations governing the three credit reporting companies should make it easier for consumers to fix inaccuracies in their credit reports. Several new regulations...

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Wisconsin Kitchen Mart Takes the Mystery Out of Remodeling

A home remodel can be a daunting project, but knowing what to expect makes all the difference. Here is a seven-step breakdown of the remodeling process from Rob Radiske, designer...

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Comprehensive Eye Exams Can Help Re-engage Patients Into Care for Certain Chronic Conditions, With the Potential to Help Improve Health and Reduce Costs

Comprehensive eye exams can help re-engage patients into care for certain chronic conditions, with eye care professionals encouraging people to seek follow-up treatments from primary care physicians and specialists, according...

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BBB WGA Offers Tips to Avoid Donor Deception

BBB Wise Giving Alliance (BBB WGA) joined with the Federal Trade Commission, State Attorneys General, and State Charity Regulators today to help the donating public avoid questionable fund raising circumstances...

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Milwaukee/NARI Foundation Announces Results of 2015 Rummage Sale

The Milwaukee/NARI Foundation, Inc., the educational and charitable arm of the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, announced its 10th annual “Home Improvement Rummage Sale” held on May 1, had net proceeds...

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Callen Completes Window and Patio Door Installation for Infinity® Windows and Doors Sweepstakes Winner

Callen Construction, Inc., a full service remodeling company serving southeastern Wisconsin since 1986, recently completed the installation of 11 windows and one patio door for Dawn Taylor of Hartland, the...

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West Allis Health Department now on Facebook!!!!

The West Allis Health Department is now on Social Media!!!! The West Allis Health Department is pleased to announce our presence in the world of Social Media. We can be...

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Free BBB Shred Event Destroys nearly 44 Tons of Personal Documents

The Better Business Bureau Foundation’s spring ShredFest events held in Brookfield, Appleton, and two locations in Madison were a smashing success. Events were held on April 25 in Madison, and on...

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A New Woof! Callen Offers Ideas for Remodeling for Your Pet

For many, pets are a member of the family who deserve all the creature comforts of home. When remodeling, or if you’re considering a small, stand-alone project, take into account...

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Milwaukee/NARI Tour Of Remodeled Homes Partners With The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County

The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County will team with Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) and the association’s annual TOUR of Remodeled Homes, scheduled for Sat., May 16 –...

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Milwaukee/NARI Tour of Remodeled Homes Announces 2015 Sponsors

Kohler Co., a recognized leader in kitchen and bathroom products and design, and Gerhards, The Kitchen & Bath Store, along with Pella Windows & Doors of Wisconsin and Hallmark Building...

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Milwaukee/NARI Says April Showers Don’t Have to Bring Foundation Leaks

Flooded basements are a common occurrence for homeowners come springtime. But in actuality, there are a number of factors that contribute to leaks, aside from a steady downpour. Members of...

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Local family raises over $100,000 to help babies in southeastern Wisconsin

Without any children of their own, Troy and Julie Magerowski love their niece and nephews and treated them just like any parent would. And when their nephew Tyler died in...

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International Institute of Wisconsin to Host Annual World Citizen Celebration Dinner

The International Institute of Wisconsin (IIW), an organization dedicated to the promotion of international cooperation, understanding, and a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural perspective, will host its annual World Citizen Celebration dinner on...

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Industry Expert: Prevent Fires. Clean Dryer Vents.

Cleaning dryer vents can save you: time, money, and possibly lives. According to the National Fire Protection Agency, 18,000 structure fires a year in the U.S. are caused by...

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JBF Milwaukee County April 19-25 Consignment Sale & Presale

Just Between Friends (JBF), the leading children’s and maternity consignment event, is announcing a special presale for military families, first-time moms, and teachers on Saturday, April 18, from 6-9 pm,...

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Milwaukee/NARI’S Spring Lawn & Garden Recommendations

Winter can be rough on lawns, and now is the time for homeowners to get outside and care for their yards according to members of Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the...

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This Online Ticket Scam is no April Fool’s Joke

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin is warning fans shopping on Craigslist for Final Four tickets to be wary of scams after one North Carolina woman lost more than $1,400. On...

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Potty Training Tips for Toddlers

OAK CREEK, Wis -- Are you tired of changing dirty diapers and spending a large portion of your family’s budget on diapers? Do you think your toddler is ready to...

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15 Companies Join Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council

Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), the area’s leading home improvement and remodeling industry resource, announced that the following 15 companies have been accepted for membership: • Darren Fisher Consulting,...

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Community Watch

» 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

» Wauwatosa East's Ryan Kelnhofer to play in summer All-Star game 5/18

» Wauwatosa's Folley takes first in Greco-Roman Tourney 5/18

» Call for votes to name new giraffe at Milwaukee County Zoo 5/18

» Wauwatosa golfers finish fourth in fifth GMC mini-meet 5/18

» Wauwatosa Swordfish set 10 records at swimming meet 5/18

» Sports Notes: May 19, 2016 5/18

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A chat with award-winning sportscaster Dennis Krause Updated:  5/17

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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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