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Artists in the Garden at Boerner Botanical Gardens

HALES CORNERS, WISCONSIN – Art lovers can spend a unique weekend with area artists as Milwaukee County Parks and the Boerner Botanical Gardens in Whitnall Park, in association with the...

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Art and Nature Provide the Backdrop for Artists in the Garden At the Boerner Botanical Gardens, August 20 and 21, 2016

Art lovers can spend a unique weekend with area artists as Milwaukee County Parks and the Boerner Botanical Gardens in Whitnall Park, in association with the League of Milwaukee Artists,...

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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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Community Watch

» Lawmaker Grobschmidt knew how to reach across the aisle 7/25

» Oak Creek Public Library to host Hogwarts Reunion 7/25

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA State Summer Baseball Tournament Updated:  7/22

» Big inning leads Marquette past Oak Creek in state semifinal 7/22

» Sue Haislmaier's watercolor paintings on display at botanical gardens 7/22

» Franklin community shows support for local police officers 7/21

» Traveling Beer Gardens coming to Hales Corners Park 7/21

» Moth Night at Wehr Nature Center July 29&30 7/21

» Oak Creek hangs banners at Drexel Town Square in honor of local military heroes 7/21

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Youth soccer program at Hales Corners Library July 28 7/21

» Children's musician Duke Otherwise to perform at Hales Corners Library 7/20

» Gas leak in Franklin causes traffic stop, evacuation 7/20

» Southridge Mall adding 5 new attractions 7/20

» Emmanuel Church will hold car show at Augustfest event 7/20

» Traffic blocked for gas leak near Old Loomis Rd and Rawson Ave 7/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» FPS announces district and school administrators for new school year 7/19

» Pokemon Go can go anywhere, but you shouldn't, police say 7/19

» Big third inning lifts Oak Creek baseball team past Franklin, 8-3 7/19

» Board moves Hwy 100 corridor project, Festival Foods forward 7/19

» Franklin Poms dancers donate toys to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin 7/19

» Oak Creek baseball team beats Franklin to advance to sectional final 7/18

» #BestSummerEverNOW: Share your 2016 summer photos of you in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/18

» Franklin Library's new 3D printer part of literacy goal 7/18

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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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