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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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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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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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Wauwatosa West Class of 2001 Reunion

Calling all Trojans from the class of 2001! Our 15 year reunion is coming up...can you believe it?! Let's get together and catch up! Mark your calendars for Saturday, August...

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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 bring their high-energy show, "Sing!,” to the Performing Arts...

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Free Cyber-Seniors Documentary Screening

The Brookfield Public Library Presents Cyber-Seniors to Encourage Young Adults and Seniors to Connect Through Technology Free Film Screening Brookfield, WI (July 19, 2016) – The Brookfield Public Library joins Cyber-Seniors in its...

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The Flying Electrons Airfest 2016

The Flying Electrons, in cooperation with Menomonee Falls Scout Troop 110, will have their Annual Airfest this coming August 27th,from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, at the Flying Electrons RC...

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Snake Fest

Snake Fest October 1, 2016 10am-4pm Havenwoods State Forest 6141 N. Hopkins Street Milwaukee, WI 53209 414-527-0232 A day of EVERYTHING snakes! For all ages - FREE - rain or shine Featuring... Wisconsin snakes to look at and touch Non-native snakes...

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9th Annual Refashion For Life Charity Fashion Show Announced

The ninth annual “Refashion for Life” will be held Wed., Aug. 24, from 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. at Callen Construction’s Muskego Showroom and company grounds, S63 W13131 Janesville Rd....

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America's Dairyland Sweethearts Competition!

The America's Dairyland Sweethearts Group is looking for women who would like to become Group Ambassadors for our tour group. All women must be 21 years old or older...

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Volunteer Lobby/Admission Concierge

Be the person to create a welcoming environment for new patients, visitors and families at Lutheran Home in Wauwatosa. We are looking for friendly individuals to act as concierges...

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Wellness Workshop Offers Medical and Spiritual Tips

On Saturday, August 6 , from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., a free wellness workshop titled "Guideposts of Faith in Times of Stress" will be sponsored by the School Sisters...

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Milwaukee City of Neighborhoods

Milwaukee historian John Gurda will discuss his newest book Milwaukee: City of Neighborhoods at the Brookfield Public Library on Monday, July 18 at 7:00p. This is a free program open...

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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.



Hidden Tosa


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