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New Programming & Outreach Coordinator Joins the Franklin Public Library Team

FRANKLIN, WI – Rachel Muchin Young, Director of Franklin Public Library, announced Monday the appointment of Caitlin Sprague to the position of Programming & Outreach Coordinator, effective June 6, 2016....

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Fire Fighters’ Tips for Surviving a Tornado

For Immediate Release Contact: April 20, 2016 L-2760 Public Relations 414-425-1420 Fire Fighters’ Tips for Surviving a Tornado Franklin, Wisconsin – The safest place to be in the event of a tornado is an underground shelter...

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Friends of Franklin Public Library dissolve organization

At Monday night’s special meeting of the Board of Trustees of Franklin Public Library, the Friends of the Franklin Public Library announced that they dissolved the organization as of March...

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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....

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GriefShare

Grief Support is available at Hales Corners Lutheran Church through a support group and a bible study. 1) GriefShare offers encouragement and hope to those who are grieving the loss of...

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Christmas tree Fire Prevention Message from Franklin Professional Firefighters!

PRESS RELEASE CONTACT: Franklin Professional Firefighters Local 2760 414-425-1420 IMMEDIATE RELEASE Christmas tree Fire Prevention Message from Franklin Professional Firefighters! The holiday season is a time to enjoy family and friends, while reflecting on old memories...

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Hiller Ford-Toys for Tots Drop Off Location

As we start the month of December, don't miss the opportunity to help others! This year Hiller Ford is an official Toys for Tots drop off location. If you would...

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Catholic Singles Halloween Dance

Dance - Halloween Theme Saturday, October 17, 2015 7:00 - 11:00 PM $7.00 per person Saint Aloysius Gonzaga Hall, 1414 South 93 Street, West Allis (enter parking lot from...

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Protect your vision, know the 3 leading causes of blindness

Education is key to maintaining your health, vision and independence. To help you “see” life to the fullest, the doctors at Eye Care Specialists’ ophthalmology practice have summarized the symptoms,...

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New Berlin Girl Wants to Increase Awareness of Poverty and Malnutrition in Guatemala

Join us for an interactive, two-hour event, as we come together to help each other and our children understand the issues of hunger in a unique and meaningful way. You may think hunger...

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Art and Nature Come Together at the First Annual Artists in The Garden Weekend at the Boerner Botanical Gardens in Whitnall Park, September 12th and 13th, 2015

Milwaukee County Parks, the Boerner Botanical Gardens, and the League of Milwaukee Artists are hosting the first annual Artists in the Garden weekend event on Saturday and Sunday, September 12th...

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Whitnall High School student awarded BEST OF SHOW for photography at the 2015 WI State Fair.

Greenfield resident and Whitnall student Leena Meyers was awarded the "Best of Show" and "Judges Choice" ribbons at the 2015 Wisconsin State Fair photo contest. She also received (5)...

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Catholic Singles Labor Day Picnic

Catholic Singles Labor Day Picnic Monday, September 7, 2015 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Greenfield Park Area #3 124th Street and Lincoln Avenue RAIN or SHINE We will have an OLD FASHIONED POTLUCK PICNIC Bring...

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Let's Prevent Another Chemical Incident

The 2nd anniversary of the Bartolotta Fireworks Co., Inc. chemical incident in Hales Corners (July 4, 2013) brings to mind the worker who was injured and those who were affected,...

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Whitnall Graduate and Layton Terrace Employee Completes Eagle Scout Project

Peter Haas has been a dedicated Layton Terrace since December 2012. He is a dining assistant, helping wash dishes as well as serve meals in the various dining rooms....

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Aimee Berg's Brain Tumors

My name is Dave Berg and my Sister Aimee Berg could really use some help. She was diagnosed on April 30, 1976 at the age of 7 with Leukemia. She...

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Fire Fighters Urge Caution Near Fireworks on Independence Day

For Immediate Release Contact: June 16, 2015 Dustin Lofy 414-425-1420 Fire Fighters Urge Caution Near Fireworks on Independence Day Franklin, Wisconsin - Independence Day, unfortunately, is one of the busiest days of the year for...

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Catholic Singles Memorial Day Picnic

Catholic Singles Memorial Day Picnic Monday, May 25, 2015 Greenfield Park Area #3 124th Street and Lincoln Avenue 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM Rain or Shine - we will have an Old Fashioned Potluck...

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Catholic Singles Dance

Catholic Singles Dance, Saturday, May 16, 2015 Saint Aloysius Gonzaga Hall 1414 South 93rd Street, West Allis Dance to the "Best of Everything" Band between 7:00 and 11:00 PM Cost: $7.00 - includes...

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Easter Baskets Have Arrived

The Muskego Food Pantry has received a donation of 75 fun-filled Easter baskets packed with candy and small toys for the kids in your life. Donations were collected by...

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Community Watch

» Oak Creek baseball team passes test with win over Homestead, 7-3 6/25

» Canterbury earns two School of Merit awards 6/24

» Oak Creek increases dog ownership limit from two to three Updated:  6/24

» Free Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concert at Boerner Botanical Gardens 6/23

» Sandra Kulik to proceed Mike Weber as Hales Corners' Administrator 6/23

» Wounded Warrior now "The Chowventor" 6/22

» 2 arrested in suspected poaching at Whitnall Park 6/22

» Franklin Police arrest two suspects for poaching in Whitnall Park 6/22

» Hales Corners Library to host puppet show for summer reading program 6/22

» Watercolor paintings of nature on display at Botanical Gardens 6/22

» Hales Corners Board selects new administrator 6/22

» Oak Creek baseball coach Holler earns 300th win 6/21

» Oak Creek baseball team plays small ball to beat Menomonee Falls 6/21

» Rolling road forces bumpy review in Hales Corners 6/21

» Paul Ryan schedules stops in Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Oak Creek 6/21

» Oak Creek's Summer Concert Series begins June 29 6/21

» Hales Corners Chamber of Commerce social to focus on "Millennial Mind" 6/21

» Wehr Nature Center invites community to count butterflies for NABA 6/21

» Splash pad gets off to a slippery start at Drexel Town Square 6/20

» Hales Corners to plant pollinator garden for first Bee City USA event 6/20

» New Greendale Public Library director announced 6/20

» Wehr Nature Center to host "Summer Solstice Social" 6/20

» Hales Corners Chamber of Commerce makes top 25 in Milwaukee area 6/20

» Boerner Botanical Gardens will host Run for the Roses, a 5k run/walk 6/20

» Missing endangered person rescued from sewer access box 6/17

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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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