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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

» Search for missing woman moves to landfill as arrest is made Updated:  3/19

» Donated grenades prompt evacuation at Goodwill store 3/19

» Greendale woman joins U.S. Bank Center climbing event for eighth time Updated:  3/18

» Interactive: Ballpark Commons preliminary proposal changed, headed to common council 3/18

» Southridge Mall welcomes Sephora beauty products to J.C. Penney 3/16

» Oak Creek to publish magazine with school district, MATC and others 3/16

» Franklin Common Council approves College Avenue sidewalk 3/16

» Construction resumes on South 27th Street 3/16

» Hales Corners victorious in garden contest 3/15

» Najera, Sebring, Logsdon and Taylor share concerns about spendy budget 3/15

» Boerner Botanical Gardens holding cancer wellness event March 19 3/15

» Chef Michael Feker 'interested in space' at Ballpark Commons in Franklin 3/15

» Greendale student entrepreneurs to pitch business ideas in 'Shark Tank'-like investor panel 3/15

» Mukwonago girls basketball team finishes Oak Creek's hopes of state title 3/15

» 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

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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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