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BBB Offers Advice on What to Do After a Data Breach Compromises Your Identity

Anthem Insurance is latest corporation to be hacked Tens of millions of Americans could be victims of the latest corporate data breach, this one at Anthem Insurance. Unknown hackers apparently stole...

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As Valentine’s Day Approaches, Beware of “Catfishing” when Dating Online

A relationship scam starts simply. Two people meet online, usually through a dating site. They email, trade pictures, talk on the phone, and soon they’re making plans to meet… and...

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Milwaukee/NARI Foundation Announces Academic Scholarship Availability

The Milwaukee/NARI Foundation, Inc., the educational and charitable arm of Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), announced a scholarship opportunity for students for the 2015-2016 academic school year. Students...

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Interior Design Competition Returns To 2015 Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show

A popular attendee activity returns for the ninth consecutive year to the 53rd annual Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show at the State Fair Park Exposition Center in West Allis, Thurs., Feb....

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Understanding Spirited Children and Tackling Temper Tantrums

WAUWATOSA, Wis. – Do you dread taking your two-year-old out in public for fear that she might show her “true spirited self” with a classic temper tantrum? According to Beverly Anderson,...

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Milwaukee/NARI Show Offers Admission Discounts and Prizes

Discounted ticket prices and a variety of raffle prizes are just some of the incentives attracting visitors to the 53rd annual Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show at the Wisconsin Exposition Center...

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“Grillologists,” Lambeau Leap Inventor, and Local Experts on Food to Present at Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show

The “Grilling Buddies,” the inventor of the Lambeau Leap, and local chefs headline the Callen Culinary Kitchen at the 53rd annual Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show, Wisconsin’s largest home improvement and...

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BBB Top 10 Scams of 2014

Better Business Bureau hears from thousands of consumers and business owners every year about a variety of scams and frauds. Many are new twists on existing scams, but scammers get...

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National Memorabilia Appraiser & Local Home & Gardening Experts to Present at Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show

An antique appraiser from PBS, along with home improvement experts and a member of the green and gold, headline the seminar presentation stage at the 53rd annual Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement...

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January is Radon Action Month--Know Your Home's Radon Level

Radon test kits are available for $10 from the Wauwatosa Health Department to residents, as part of National Radon Action Montth. Homeowners are encouraged to check their home's radon levels...

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Member Companies Provide Support to Home Improvement Show

In addition to the services provided by Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, co-sponsors of the 53rd annual Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show, which will...

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Milwaukee/NARI Presents Annual Wisconsin Remodeler of the Year Awards

Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), the area’s leading home improvement and remodeling industry resource, presented 2014 Local Achievement Awards and the Wisconsin Remodeler of the Year Awards Fri.,...

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Milwaukee/NARI Members Suggest Tips To Brighten Small Spaces

Many dwellings have areas with few windows or light fixtures, oftentimes making the space feel small and dark. A few simple tweaks can brighten and lighten, transforming overlooked parts of...

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2015 Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show Scheduled

The 53rd annual Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) Home Improvement Show will be held Thurs., Feb. 12 – Sun., Feb. 15, 2015, at the Wisconsin Exposition Center at...

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Milwaukee/NARI to Showcase a “House” That Doesn’t Need Remodeling - Packer Davon House to Appear at February Home Improvement Show

It’s only logical that with the last name House, Green Bay Packer cornerback Davon House will make an appearance on behalf of Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) at...

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Thrift Shop Plans Sale

Everything in the St. Jude Thrift Shop, 822 Glenview Ave., Wauwatosa, will be half-price during its mid-winter sale Wednesday, Jan. 21, and Saturday, Jan. 24. The store also will...

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Make These Resolutions for a Scam-Free New Year!

This New Year, you may resolve to eat healthier, get organized or find a new job. But add to your list of resolutions a promise to be savvier about scams....

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Raising a Reader and the Importance of Reading to your Child

OAK CREEK, Wis -- – What is one of the greatest gifts you can give your children...something that will last their entire lifetime and give them the ability to do...

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BBB Warns of IRS Scam

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin continues to receive calls from consumers stating they received a call from the “IRS” saying they owe money which needs to be paid promptly....

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BBB's 8 Tips to Avoid Locksmith Scams

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin recommends finding a trusty locksmith now, before you need one, to avoid being deceived or charged exorbitant rates when you find yourself in a...

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Community Watch

» Wauwatosa School Board elects Michael Meier as new president 5/10

» 2016 Run Tosa Run event slated for May 14 in East Towne neighborhood 5/10

» Wauwatosa announces plans for 2016 Memorial Day ceremony 5/10

» Public meeting on bus rapid transit system scheduled for May 18 5/10

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A look at talented Arrowhead baseball team 5/10

» Shoulder mount of beloved deer 'Bow Tie' to return to Milwaukee Co. Parks 5/5

» Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa 5/5

» Sports Shorts: May 5, 2016 5/4

» Wauwatosa East batters come to life against Brown Deer, Brookfield East 5/4

» Wauwatosa East boys track team finishes fourth at Dan Benson Invite 5/4

» Wauwatosa golfers win Panther Invite 5/4

» Wauwatosa West softball team holds on to nip Port Washington 5/4

» Wauwatosa East girls track team finishes fourth at Dan Benson Invite 5/4

» Adams leads the way for Wauwatosa West girls at Dan Benson Invite 5/4

» Wauwatosa West boys track and field team finishes fifth at Dan Benson Invite 5/4

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Schobert, Watt, Packers and social media foibles of NFL Draft 5/2

» Travis Hudson earns third straight volleyball National Player of the Year Award 5/2

» Wauwatosa East student named 2016 presidential scholar 5/2

» Tosa Tonight announces 2016 concert headliners 5/2

» 360NOW: Wander Wawatosa's village 4/29

» Milwaukee Co. Zoo welcomes new female giraffe calf 4/29

» Video Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa 4/28

» Wauwatosa seeks volunteers for focus groups on city communication 4/28

» Show about solitary confinement encourages discussion, activism 4/28

» Annual Tosa Night Out celebration will relocate to Milwaukee County Zoo Updated:  4/27

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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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