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Forest Exploration Center to Hold Open House

CONTACT(s) Wendy McCown, DNR director of forestry business services, 608-266-7510, Wendy.McCown@Wisconsin.gov; Tom Chapman, Forest Exploration Center Board president, 414-225-2154, tchapman@mmsd.com SUBJECT: Open house scheduled to provide update on plans for the Forest Exploration...

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Brookfield Resident to Graduate First in Class at United States Naval Academy on May 27, 2016

Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Thomas Wester, of Brookfield, Wisconsin will lead the Class of 2016 at the United States Naval Academy's graduation and commissioning to be held on Friday, May...

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Interfaith Celebrates ‘Trailblazing’ Seniors for Older Americans Month

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — May 9, 2016 — Interfaith Older Adult Programs looks forward to Older Americans Month, celebrated each May, because the entire nation celebrates those we work for every...

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Parenting Tip: Cleaning with Kids

OAK CREEK, Wis. - Do you feel like your house is buried in dirt and clutter, and every time you turn around your children are making the situation worse? According to...

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Milorganite: The Essence of Earth Day

It’s fitting that Wisconsin, the origin of Earth Day, is home to the world’s longest-running and nation’s largest recycling program: Milorganite. Earth Day, which began in 1970 at the prompting of...

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Introduction to Alzheimer’s

What is Alzheimer’s disease? What are the signs, symptoms & stages? What are the effects of Alzheimer's on the brain? What is dementia and the common forms of dementia? When...

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AFS looking for host families

Each year, more than 2,300 exchange students from 90 countries come to the US on AFS programs to study in high schools and live with host families like yours and...

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Friends of UWM Golda Meir Library Used Book Sale Apr. 17-20

The Friends of the UWM Golda Meir Library Used Book Sale will be open to the public Sunday, April 17- Wednesday, April 20, 2016. Over 5,000 books in a...

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Shorewood Girl Scout named top Wisconsin youth volunteer

Ananya Murali one of two Wisconsin Prudential Spirit of Community Award recipients MILWAUKEE – Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast Girl Scout Ambassador Ananya Murali, 17, of Shorewood was recently named one...

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Wauwatosa Ask Now: Was there a sewage gas leak in the village 3/10/16?

There was a strong smell of rotten eggs, noticed in several separate places within the village. It was also observed that there were several emergency vehicles patrolling the area. At...

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Summer Museum Education Intern Position Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Summer Museum Education Intern Position Announced Washington County Historical Society, Inc. in West Bend is excited to announce a summer museum education internship open to college freshmen and sophomores. This...

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Esprit Juniors Earn Honors at Competition

Esprit Juniors competed at the 2016 Wisconsin Junior Spirit Championships on Feb. 21st. Honors include: 1st Place - Hip Hop; 3rd Place - High Kick; 4th Place - Pom; and...

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Elder Eric Scott Dougherty Returns Home

For immediate release: Elder Eric Scott Dougherty returned home today to Germantown WI from serving a two year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons). Elder...

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UW-Parkside Traditions of Excellence Nominations

Traditions of Excellence Nominations The University of Wisconsin-Parkside, in association with the UW-Parkside Alumni Association is accepting nominations for its 2016 Traditions of Excellence Distinguished Alumni Awards, now through Feb. 29. The...

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"HeART & Sole" Sister's EXPO

Attention Milwaukee Ladies, bring your girlfriends, mom, sister & daughter to the 4th annual "HeART & Sole" Sister's Vendor Expo! This event is bigger & better than ever & FREE...

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ESPRIT POMS & DANCE TEAM Will Perform in DISNEY in 2016

Wauwatosa ESPRIT (Seniors) will be packing their bags in February for sunny Orlando, Florida where they will once again join the Midwest's top ten dance teams to march in Disney's...

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U.S. Cellular to host device workshops

In the midst of the holiday season, planning and staying in touch with loved ones can be challenging. This year, 62 percent of smartphone owners are using mobile devices to...

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Waukesha County Park System announces Public Information meeting for the Waukesha to Brookfield Connector Trail

Waukesha County Department of Parks and Land Use, Park System Division, invites you to attend the Public Information Meeting (PIM) at which the Waukesha to Brookfield Trail (WisDOT ID #2718-14-00)...

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The Textile & Fiber Art Book Design of former West Allisresident Patrick Redmond, M. A., on exhibit at Textile Center, a national center for fiber art, Minneapolis, Minnesota

See: http://www.textilecentermn.org/the-textile-and-fiber-art-book-design-of-patrick-redmond-m-a/ Re: "The Textile & Fiber Art Book Design of Patrick Redmond, M. A." Textile and Fiber Arts Books, 1988-1993, Designed by Patrick Redmond, M.A. Patrick Redmond Design www.PatrickRedmondDesign.com Exhibition Dates: November 2, 2015 – December 26,...

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National Service AmeriCorps member placed in Milwaukee, WI to serve community

Christopher Due was announced as Marshfield Clinic Volunteer Wisconsin AmeriCorps member serving at Wastecap Resource Solutions in Milwaukee until August 31, 2016. Chris Due is a native of Wauwatosa. He will...

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Community Watch

» Wauwatosa's 22nd Secret Garden Tour scheduled for July 9 04:14 PM

» Wauwatosa Village businesses remain upbeat amid ongoing reconstruction Updated:  12:50 PM

» 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

» Offense holding back Wauwatosa West baseball team 6/21

» Wauwatosa East baseball wins four conference games 6/21

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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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