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2016 St. Clare Ice Fishing Jamboree

2016 St. Clare Ice Fishing Jamboree Saturday, February 20th, 2016 All day signup for tickets til 4:00 PM Fish Board at Sportsman’s Landing (25313 W. Loomis Rd.) closes at 4:00 PM SHARP! Meat Raffles, Basket Raffles,...

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West Allis Players' Children Series

The West Allis Players starts off 2016 with its popular Children's Series as the group presents "ALL-TOGETHER AESOP'S" at 2 p.m. January 30 and 31. This one-hour show is directed at...

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Jane Austen and Zombies Invade Franklin Public Library

Get out your best zombie costumes and Regency Period attire! Franklin Public Library will host a Zombie Tea, Sunday, January 31 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm in the Fadrow Room...

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Coach Wojciechowski Selected to Compete for $100,000 in the 2016 Infiniti Coaches’ Charity Challenge; Selects Camp Hometown Heroes as Benefiting Organization

Milwaukee, WI — Infiniti is once again partnering with the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the NCAA and ESPN to sponsor the "Infiniti Coaches' Charity Challenge." Now in its fifth...

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Callen’s Tips to Avoid Costly Winter Home Repairs

When temperatures drop, small household problems may snowball into expensive disasters. Taking the time for home maintenance now could prevent costly home repairs by the end of winter, according to...

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First Stage Comes to Franklin Public Library

Franklin Public Library is excited to announce two First Stage Theater Academy classes Thursday, January 7 and Thursday, January 14 from 6:30pm to 7:15pm in the Fadrow Room. Children...

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Catholic Schools Week Open House St. Martin of Tours School

St. Martin of Tours Parish School is hosting its annual Catholic Schools Week Open House on Sunday, January 31st. A special mass will be held at 8:30 am and...

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Finalists for Business of the Year and Pride in Premises Announced by South Suburban Chamber

The South Suburban Chamber representing Franklin, Oak Creek and the surrounding areas has named the finalists for their 2015 Business of the Year and Pride in Premises Awards. The winners...

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Kohl's Cares Grow Safe & Healthy Mobile Tour coming to the Home Building and Remodeling Show January 8-10

The Kohl’s Cares Grow Safe & Healthy Mobile Tour brings safety education to the Metropolitan Builders Association Home Building and Remodeling Show at the Exposition Center at Wisconsin State Fair...

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All You Can Eat Spaghetti Dinner Saturday, January 9th

St. Martin of Tours Parish and School will be hosting an All You Can Eat spaghetti dinner on Saturday, January 9th from 5:00 – 7:00pm. This wonderful dinner will...

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Starting the Year with Love - Nominating a Guardian for Minor Children in a Will

Starting the Year with Love - Nominating a Guardian for Minor Children in a Will* By Atty. Theodore D. Kafkas of J Peterman Legal Group, Ltd. Out of love, many parents ask,...

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St. James 29th Annual Holiday Concert

Join us for our 29th Annual Holiday Concert Sunday, January 3rd 5pm St. James Catholic Church 7219 S. 27th Street, Franklin, WI Featuring The St. James 50 piece Holiday Orchestra! with church members, professional musicans...

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How to Prevent the Five Most Common Plumbing Problems

New Berlin, WI, December 29, 2015: Everyone has experienced plumbing problems; and throughout the lifetime of your home, those problems are bound to happen again. A local plumbing company, through...

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The Great Decisions Series Comes Back to Franklin Public Library

The Franklin Public Library is proud to announce the return of the Great Decisions Series. This second annual event will be Wednesday evenings February 17 through April 6, at 6:30pm...

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Local Entrepreneur Starts Online Cupcake Business

Looking for a fun, unique way to make your special occasions memorable? Look no further, DCS Cupcakes is at the click of a button! Dominique Caroline Soriano; self taught baker,...

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Bartelt Donates Over 700 Pounds of Food to Hunger Task Force

Bartelt. The Remodeling Resource, a premier, family-owned remodeling firm specializing in residential and commercial design and construction, hosted a food drive in December for Hunger Task Force and donated over...

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Franklin Public Library Acquires Gale Courses for Community Education

Franklin Public Library has acquired Gale Courses from Gale, part of Cengage Learning. Through this unique program, Franklin Public Library residents can access instructor-led, online courses through the Franklin Public...

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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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Community Watch

» Civil Air Patrol thanks Oak Creek police officers, firefighters 2/29

» Man wanted in attempted Brookfield bank robbery believed dead in crash 2/29

» Suspect in attempted Brookfield bank robbery believed deceased after fatal car accident 2/29

» Greendale High School Marching Band to offer Easter pancake breakfast 2/29

» Greendale High School band director named Educator of the Year by chamber of commerce 2/29

» Brookfield East hits another gear win over Franklin 2/27

» Oak Creek wrestlers advance McIntosh, Agg to state semifinals 2/25

» Oak Creek High School presents 'Once Upon a Mattress' spring musical Updated:  2/25

» Torrid, Nancy's Travels to open in Southridge Mall 2/24

» Greendale Library Director Gary Niebuhr announces retirement 2/24

» Blood drive at Emanuel United Church of Christ Feb. 25 2/24

» Oak Creek wrestling team advances seven to state tourney 2/23

» Franklin swimmers conclude season with fifth at state 2/23

» Martin Luther High School to present Agatha Christie's 'Appointment with Death' 2/23

» Greendale High School actors venture into 'Spamalot' for spring musical 2/23

» Greendale home baker launches petition in support of proposed 'Cookie Bill' Updated:  2/22

» Official count changes Oak Creek school board results 2/22

» Local Boy Scout raises funds to improve Oak Creek library 2/19

» Top-ranked Oak Creek girls clinch SEC title 2/18

» Franklin swimmers shatter records with 17 state entries 2/18

» Berlin DQ mars Oak Creek wrestlers regional title 2/18

» Oak Creek Water Utility: Rates will not increase due to project 2/17

» Sebring and Najera will face off for district 11 county supervisor seat April 5 2/17

» Sole Sisters running club to host fourth annual expo 2/17

» Local, unofficial results from Tuesday's spring primary 2/16

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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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