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BBB Balances 2014 Trends with Tips for Smart Holiday Shoppers

The holiday season is just around the corner and consumer trends suggest gift-givers are planning to "shop until they drop." In fact, one-quarter of U.S. consumers plan to spend more...

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Holiday Folk Fair International Offers Ticket Discounts to Support Salvation Army

The 71st annual Holiday Folk Fair International, America’s premiere multi-cultural festival that will be held Fri., Nov. 21 – Sun., Nov. 23, 2014, at the Wisconsin Exposition Center at State...

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Milwaukee/NARI Members Offer Tips to Protect Your Home From Winter’s Chill

To ensure your home stays warm and cozy this winter, members of the Milwaukee/NARI members offer some easy tips to keep the chill out of your house. “The first thing to...

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Holiday Folk Fair International Features Artisans Sharing Their Heritage Through Craft

Works of art and craft inspired from around the world will be showcased at the 71st annual Holiday Folk Fair International, America’s premiere multi-cultural festival, to be held Fri., Nov....

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Milwaukee/NARI Members Share Advice on How Technology Can Improve a Home

You likely already have a smartphone… but do you have a smart home? Smart home technology can enhance in-home security and entertainment. Experts from the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc.,...

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Nefertari Dancers Reflect and Celebrate West African Heritage at Holiday Folk Fair

A taste of West Africa through rhythm and dance will be presented by the Nefertari African Dance Company at Holiday Folk Fair International this year, joining scores of other cultural...

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Music And Dance in Abundance at Holiday Folk Fair International

Entertainers that span the globe will play a major role in the 71st annual Holiday Folk Fair International, America’s premiere multi-cultural festival, to be held Fri., Nov. 21 – Sun.,...

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Callen Construction Designer Explains Ways to Give Kitchen a Timeless Design

Paulette Sodemann, a designer with Callen Construction, Inc., a full service remodeling company serving southeastern Wisconsin since 1986, says the kitchen design industry is always evolving with design concepts and...

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Teaching Children to Give Thanks

WAUWATOSA, Wis. – The holiday season provides us with a wonderful opportunity to teach our children about the importance of giving back and why those less fortunate than us need...

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Holiday Folk Fair Producer to Help Fight Ebola

Staff members of the International Institute of Wisconsin (IIW), an organization dedicated to the promotion of international cooperation, understanding, and a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural perspective as well as producers of the...

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Milwaukee/NARI Office Serving As Salvation Army Toy Shop Collection Location

The office of the Milwaukee chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (Milwaukee/NARI), the area’s leading home improvement and remodeling industry resource for more than 53 years, is...

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Milwaukee/NARI Suggests Ways to Ensure a Positive Remodeling Experience in 6 Steps

If homeowners aren’t careful, the home remodeling can be a long, grueling process. Homeowners can ensure positive remodeling experience by following six steps provided by experts from the Milwaukee/NARI Home...

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Volunteer Celebrates 35 Years Participating In Holiday Folk Fair

As Holiday Folk Fair International prepares for its 71st annual edition, one volunteer reflects on more than three decades of involvement with Milwaukee’s celebration of cultural heritage. This year...

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Holiday Folk Fair International Offers Advance Ticket Purchase Opportunities

Advance tickets for the 71st annual Holiday Folk Fair International, America’s premiere multi-cultural festival, are now on sale at locations throughout southeastern Wisconsin. The event will be held Fri.,...

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Holiday Folk Fair to Help Celebrate Italian Heritage Month

As Holiday Folk Fair International continues planning for its 71st annual event Fri., Nov. 21 – Sun., Nov. 23, 2014 at the Wisconsin Exposition Center at State Fair Park in...

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Holiday Folk Fair International Celebrating 25th Anniversary of Cultural Awareness Program Education Day

For the past 24 years, Holiday Folk Fair International’s Friday morning and early afternoon has served as Cultural Awareness Program Education Day, a series of pursuits designed for 5,000 students...

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Milwaukee/NARI Members Share Advice on Responding After Disaster Strikes

Homes need to withstand a large amount of wear and tear, between the stress Mother Nature can put on the exterior and the everyday wear of living on the interior....

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Callen Construction Specialist Explains How Designing a Bathroom for Accessibility Can Benefit Everyone in the Household

According to the designers at Callen Construction, Inc., a full service remodeling company serving southeastern Wisconsin since 1986, more homeowners are requesting accessible bathrooms – bathrooms that not only can...

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Keeping your Kids Safe this Halloween

Wauwatosa, Wis. – Halloween is approaching! Are you ready to celebrate this ghoulishly fun holiday with your children? According to Beverly Anderson, Executive Director of Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations...

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Scammers Use “Most Dangerous Celebrities” as Click Bait to Fool Consumers

Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about the “Most Dangerous Celebrities” whose names and photos are most often used by scammers as click bait. BBB is joining with security technology company...

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Community Watch

» Oconomowoc, Wauwatosa drivers injured in Dodge County accident 11/5

» East spikers defeat Pius, advance to sectional finals 11/4

» Video: Christmas Fantasy House, lavishly decorated, ready to view Updated:  11/4

» Wauwatosa West drops 3-1 decision to Brookfield East in boys volleyball semifinals 11/4

» Wauwatosa golfers Gastrau, O'Donnell, Blaney honored 11/4

» Sports Notes: Nov. 5, 2015 11/4

» Beaudoin, Roghan lead Wauwatosa West girls cross-country team 11/4

» Larson, Wilson lead Wauwatosa West swimmers at conference 11/4

» Wauwatosa East's Yigletu named Most Valuable Player on tennis team 11/4

» Brookfield East beats Tosa West in boys volleyball sectional semifinal, 3-1 11/3

» Public meeting scheduled for Wauwatosa bike share program 11/3

» Sendik's rolls out online grocery shopping service 11/3

» EFW sponsors T-shirt design context for walk/run 11/2

» Positive and uplifting stories in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country in October 11/2

» Tosa Skatepark announces ribbon-cutting, opening date 11/2

» Services set for Wauwatosa student, 11, who was killed by SUV 11/2

» Jack-o-lanterns on display at Wauwatosa's Hart Park through Halloween 10/30

» Bee hive vandalized at Currie Park Golf Course in Wauwatosa 10/30

» At Home superstore open for business in Wauwatosa 10/30

» Irie Zulu sets its menu and a new opening date of Nov. 6 in Tosa 10/30

» Wauwatosa community invited to housing needs workshop and public input session 10/29

» Wauwatosa East boys soccer team beats Brookfield East in shootout 10/28

» Wauwatosa East's Potter qualifies for state cross-country meet 10/28

» Wauwatosa East girls fifth, West eighth at Homestead cross-country sectional 10/28

» Wauwatosa community mourns student, 11, who died after being hit by SUV Updated:  10/28

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