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A New Year and a New Writers’ Night at Franklin Public Library

Franklin Public Library will kick off the second year of its Writers’ Night program, Thursday January 8 at 6:30pm in the Sievert Conference Room. Writers’ Night is a pressure free venue...

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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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Santa is Coming to Gift of Wings in Greendale

Guess who is coming to Gift of Wings in Greendale on Saturday December 19th, 2015 from 12pm until 4pm. He is making a list and checking it twice...and he knows...

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Greendale resident awarded $2,000 Northwestern Mutual grant

Northwestern Mutual gifts $225,000 to Milwaukee-area nonprofits Greendale resident awarded grant for organization during annual Days of Sharing program MILWAUKEE, Dec. 14, 2015 – This holiday season, Northwestern Mutual, through its Foundation,...

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Kesslers Diamonds Radio-A-Thon Raises More than $200,000 for Make-A-Wish Foundation

More than $200,000 was raised for Make-a-Wish Foundation of Wisconsin through the organization’s 2015 Radio-A-Thon sponsored by Kesslers Diamonds. “Thanks to Kesslers Diamonds, we raised enough funds to grant 40 wishes...

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"HeART & Sole" Sister's EXPO

Bring your family & friends to the 4th Annual "HeART & Sole" Sister's EXPO! There is something for everyone, including 25 vendors- anything from local artists/crafters, food samples, mini...

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Annual Cookie Walk This Saturday, December 12th @ Faith Comm Church

The Annual Cookie Walk at Faith Community Church, Franklin, will be this Saturday, December 12th. Visitors can select any cookies they want and pay by the pound. Doors open at...

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Christmas Acappella Concert

Midwest Vocal Express presents their all-new Christmas music extravaganza, Christmas with a Twist, Saturday, December 12 at 2pm and 7:30pm in Greendale, Wisconsin. Join us for a matinee or evening...

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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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Heritage to Host PK-6th Open House

Heritage Christian Schools will host an Open House for prospective preschool and elementary school families on January 12, from 6:30-8:00 pm. The event will be held at the elementary...

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Toys Needed for Milwaukee's Central City Children

Capuchin Friar Fr. Perry McDonald said all three weekend masses at Mary Queen of Heaven in West Allis. He preached on the need to care for those in need and...

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Inspired by a Home Improvement Show? Do Your Homework.

Local Contractor Educates Public on Misconceptions of DIY Shows. Milwaukee, WI, November 30, 2015 - Every homeowner has been there. You watch a home improvement or do-it-yourself reality show and...

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Asset Allocation: A Step to Balancing Your Portfolio

Prepared by MetLife Delivered courtesy of Jeffrey L. Schroeder, Financial Services Representative The MetLife Premier Client Group of Wisconsin and the U.P, an office of MetLife and a part of the MetLife...

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Missing Cat

Our cat, Sapphire, went missing on Thanksgiving morning. She was last seen in our back yard at 7490 Brunn Drive, Franklin but got spooked and ran. She is a...

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Hales Corners Lutheran Church presents annual Christmas Musical

Hales Corners Lutheran Church will present the Christmas Musial “Light Out of The Darkness” by Randy Vader and Jay Rouse on Friday December 4th at 7:00pm and again on Saturday...

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FREE PRIME Cigar Company Christmas Party featuring cigars beer and our Free Christmas Mega Gifts Raffles !

PRIME Cigar Company , Wisocnsins Largest Cigar Store and Bar, is hosting our annual Free Christmas Party this Thursday December 17th 7pm to midnite, featuring -Free Hot Buffet -Drink and Cigar Specials -Free...

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St. James 29th Annual Holiday Concert

Join us for the 29th annual Holiday Concert held at St. James Catholic Church, 7219 S. 27th Street, Franklin, on Sunday, January 3rd at 5pm. The concert is FREE...

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Laura Ingalls Wilder Comes Alive

Franklin Public Library brings famed children’s author, Laura Ingalls Wilder, to life with Laura F. Keyes’ production of Laura Ingalls: Christmas Memories Wednesday, December 9 at 6:30pm in the Fadrow...

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Integrated Health Network Exceeds Quality Goals in First Year of Accountable Care Collaboration with UnitedHealthcare

• More patients are receiving preventive care and managing chronic conditions, leading to improved health • IHN’s enhanced care coordination is helping more people get recommended screenings, use lower-cost generic prescriptions...

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Milwakee Teen Takes Gold! Headed to World Irish Dance Championship in Scotland

The results just in! While millions of families sat down to give thanks this past weekend, members of the Trinity Academy of Irish Dance struck gold at the Mid-America Regional...

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Community Watch

» Oak Creek girls basketball team reflects on state tourney run 3/15

» Oak Creek-Franklin's new elementary school named 'Forest Ridge' 3/14

» Journal Sentinel reporter to discuss new WWII book at Oak Creek Library 3/14

» Updated rankings of area prep boys and girls basketball teams and players 3/14

» 68 Degrees of Separation: Finding a Wisconsin tie to every team in the Big Dance Updated:  3/14

» Whitnall boys basketball team heads to state after beating Whitefish Bay 3/12

» Mukwonago girls basketball team edges Oak Creek to earn finals berth 3/12

» Franklin ProStart students cook up a first-place win 3/11

» Oak Creek Public Library hosts 2nd annual 'Big Thaw' fundraiser 3/11

» Video: Local Army mom greeted by daughter, Oak Creek students on return home 3/10

» M.K. Wiseman, author of 'The Bookminder,' to visit Greendale Library 3/10

» Interactive: Ballpark development input sought through Franklin listening sessions 3/8

» Oak Creek to host monthly 'Meet the Mayor' listening sessions Updated:  3/8

» Carollton Elementary teacher receives grant for essay on fire safety 3/8

» Kostowicz cheering for Oak Creek girls basketball team in state tourney 3/8

» This is how many shooting and bomb threats have been made in suburban Milwaukee schools since 2012 Updated:  3/8

» Leader-deep Oak Creek girls basketball team heads back to state tourney 3/8

» Oak Creek, Franklin boys basketball teams see seasons end 3/7

» Oak Creek girls basketball team heads to state after beating DSHA 3/5

» Black Bear Bottling, Oak Creek High School launch new soda line: Knights Blue Raspberry Lemonade Updated:  3/4

» Free throws with 2.2 seconds gives Oak Creek girls 53-51 win over Brookfield East 3/3

» Franklin police issue burglary warning 3/3

» Southwood Glen Elementary receives Exxon Mobil Educational Alliance grant 3/3

» Netflix Queue-and-A: Local officials discuss what they’re streaming about 3/3

» Staskunas, Johnson to fight 'wasteful spending' in Milwaukee County race for the 17th district seat 3/2

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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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