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Ebenezer's Pareting Tip: What is Helicopter Parenting?

MILWAUKEE, Wis. –– Do find yourself taking too much responsibility for your children’s successes or failures? If so, you could be a helicopter parent. According to Beverly Anderson, executive director for...

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Build a Lego City!

Explore architecture, design, and planning with LEGOS! Local architect John Peine and Lego expert Sylvia Peine will be at the Wauwatosa Public Library with thousands of LEGOs on Thursday,...

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Anansi Puppet Story and Craft

See how Anansi the Spider tries to fool the other animals in a puppet show and craft program about the book Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock, on Thursday, August 4...

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MCW researchers to study airway management in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) will conduct a research study to evaluate two types of airway tubes that are currently used by Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to...

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Milwaukee Backgammon Club to hold 3 tournaments in August!

The club plays at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday at Rounding Third Sports Bar & Grill, 6317 W Bluemound Road — Tournaments the 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesday; Open Play the...

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4th Annual Cruisin’ the Grove Scheduled for Aug. 7

The 4th Annual “On-Street” Classic Car and Motorcycle Show as part of “Cruisin’ the Grove” will take place Sun., Aug. 7 between 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Located on Watertown Plank...

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MCW awarded $1.9 million to investigate disease prevention utilizing slime mold

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has received a five-year $1.9 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute of General Medical Sciences to investigate therapies for...

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Dublin the Fun Partner Promotions Make Milwaukee Irish Fest Even More Affordable

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (July 27, 2016) – Milwaukee Irish Fest now offers even more “Dublin the Fun” partner promotions for the 2016 festival. The advanced ticket packages, available online, include both...

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September Fashion Show in Washington County

FASHION SHOW- SUNDAY SEPT. 18TH AT 1 P.M. Johnny Manhattans is having its first fashion show! We fill be featuring Interplay Couture direct from New York/New Jersey. Fantastic selection of clothing from leggings...

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Back to School...BBB Reminds You to Shop Smart!

Getting ready to go back to school? Families are expected to spend more this summer than last year on school supplies. The average family with children in grades K-12 will...

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New Brookfield Nutrition Office Open August 1

Nutritional Healing takes a scientific and personalized approach to health and wellness through a variety of services including: body composition testing, customized menu planning, food sensitivity testing, and much more....

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Back To School....BBB Reminds You To Shop Smart!

Getting ready to go back to school? Families are expected to spend more this summer than last year on school supplies. The average family with children in grades K-12 will...

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Meijer to Sponsor Six Flags Great America Back-2-School Blast

Meijer to Sponsor Six Flags Great America Back-2-School Blast Spend $60 at any Wisconsin Meijer receive $15 off admission to theme park on Aug. 13 WHO: Meijer, the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer,...

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Friday, August 19: I AM... I CAN... I WILL...

Friday, August 19: I AM... I CAN... I WILL... $60.00 ​ Gals Institute is proud to bring ANOTHER AMAZING event to our community! This is a FUN, creative event for girl’s ages 9-12...

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Thurs, Sept 1 - Pinterest Night at Loft 24! First Thursday Of Each Month

Thurs, Sept 1 - Pinterest Night at Loft 24! First Thursday Of Each Month $20.00 ​Pinterest Night at Loft 24! First Thursday Of Each Month 9/1, 10/6, 11/3, 12/1, 1/5, 2/2, 3/2, 4/6,...

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Sun - Aug 21: Vendor Event to Support Guardians of the Children - Charity Event open to the Public

Sun - Aug 21: Vendor Event at Loft 24 in Oconomowoc to Support Guardians of the Children - Charity Event open to the Public $0.00 August 21, 2016 11am-3pm ​BROWSE! SUPPORT! PURCHASE! GET INVOLVED! STAND...

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St. Agnes Parish Festival

ST. AGNES PARISH FESTIVAL August 26 & 27, 2016 Family, fun-filled 2 day event! Aug. 26: 4-11pm; Aug. 27: 11-11pm Sat: Annual “Sam’s Walk/ Run” to help fight Leukemia. Great Food by Albanese’s & Roberts...

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McKinley Lodge hosts "World Famous Fish Fry"

On Friday September 30th McKinley Masonic Lodge will host its fall Fish Fry. Join us from 5 to 7pm for dinner including: AYCE Fried Cod German Potato Salad French Fries Marble Rye Bread Coleslaw Desert...

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Civic Band Plays Free Concert Sunday

The City of Waukesha Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department (WPRF) announces the Waukesha Civic Band will play a free concert at the Les Paul Performance Center in Cutler Park, 321...

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KIDS From Wisconsin to Rock New Berlin West Aug. 19

Rotary Club of New Berlin is proud to host an evening of song, dance and music from KIDS From Wisconsin. The KIDS, Wisconsin’s famed musical ambassadors, bring their high-energy show, "Sing!,”...

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Community Watch

» Anodyne Coffee plans to open location in Wauwatosa Village Updated:  7/29

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Menomonee Falls baseball virtuoso Ty Weber and Big Ten Media Day Updated:  7/29

» Wauwatosa West girls basketball coach Ashley Imperiale resigns 7/26

» Store owners, police weigh in on string of protests at Mayfair mall Updated:  7/26

» Tosa police will not release squad video of officer-involved shooting Updated:  7/25

» Wauwatosa school district files lawsuit against WIAA over conference realignment Updated:  7/25

» Protest over fatal shooting forces brief closure of Mayfair Mall 7/23

» Reports into fatal Wauwatosa police shooting delivered to DA 7/22

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

» Business Spotlight: Cranky Al's has grown from desperation to a Wauwatosa institution Updated:  7/20

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

» Michaelis leads Wauwatosa East past rival West in regional 7/20

» Milwaukee County Chargers earn overtime win over Muskego 7/20

» Activists push DA for disclosure on police killing in Wauwatosa 7/19

» Video: How a Pokémon Go newbie experienced the craze playing in Wauwatosa Updated:  7/19

» Tosa police, firefighters celebrated during First Responders Fest 7/18

» Ray's Wine & Spirits in Tosa celebrates 55 years with public party 7/15

» Wauwatosa's Relay for Life event slated for July 22 7/14

» Wauwatosa Mayor Kathy Ehley receives award for business leadership 7/14

» Video: Mayfair Collection's Bartolotta restaurants billed as 'triple threat' Updated:  7/14

» Bus rapid transit route clears two hurdles 7/13

» A look at the French restaurant Cafe Grace, opening Tuesday in Wauwatosa 7/13

» Wauwatosa West baseball team drops four of last five games 7/12

» Wauwatosa East baseball team falls to Marquette in Greater Metro semifinals 7/12

» Coalition for Justice, Black Lives Matter protest in Milwaukee, Tosa Updated:  7/12

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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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Hidden Tosa

 

"Hidden Tosa" is a semi-regular feature where our Wauwatosa reporter explores the closed down and closed off parts of Wauwatosa.

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