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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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Flowers bring Joy and Smiles to Patients at Froedtert Hospital

There were a few more smiles Thursday, July 21, inside Froedtert & MCW Clinical Cancer Center thanks to a donation of plants from a local florist. As part of Teleflora’s...

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Artists in the Garden at Boerner Botanical Gardens

HALES CORNERS, WISCONSIN – Art lovers can spend a unique weekend with area artists as Milwaukee County Parks and the Boerner Botanical Gardens in Whitnall Park, in association with the...

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Art and Nature Provide the Backdrop for Artists in the Garden At the Boerner Botanical Gardens, August 20 and 21, 2016

Art lovers can spend a unique weekend with area artists as Milwaukee County Parks and the Boerner Botanical Gardens in Whitnall Park, in association with the League of Milwaukee Artists,...

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Forest Exploration Center to Hold Open House

CONTACT(s) Wendy McCown, DNR director of forestry business services, 608-266-7510, Wendy.McCown@Wisconsin.gov; Tom Chapman, Forest Exploration Center Board president, 414-225-2154, tchapman@mmsd.com SUBJECT: Open house scheduled to provide update on plans for the Forest Exploration...

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Brookfield Resident to Graduate First in Class at United States Naval Academy on May 27, 2016

Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Thomas Wester, of Brookfield, Wisconsin will lead the Class of 2016 at the United States Naval Academy's graduation and commissioning to be held on Friday, May...

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Interfaith Celebrates ‘Trailblazing’ Seniors for Older Americans Month

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — May 9, 2016 — Interfaith Older Adult Programs looks forward to Older Americans Month, celebrated each May, because the entire nation celebrates those we work for every...

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Parenting Tip: Cleaning with Kids

OAK CREEK, Wis. - Do you feel like your house is buried in dirt and clutter, and every time you turn around your children are making the situation worse? According to...

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Introduction to Alzheimer’s

What is Alzheimer’s disease? What are the signs, symptoms & stages? What are the effects of Alzheimer's on the brain? What is dementia and the common forms of dementia? When...

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Milorganite: The Essence of Earth Day

It’s fitting that Wisconsin, the origin of Earth Day, is home to the world’s longest-running and nation’s largest recycling program: Milorganite. Earth Day, which began in 1970 at the prompting of...

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AFS looking for host families

Each year, more than 2,300 exchange students from 90 countries come to the US on AFS programs to study in high schools and live with host families like yours and...

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Friends of UWM Golda Meir Library Used Book Sale Apr. 17-20

The Friends of the UWM Golda Meir Library Used Book Sale will be open to the public Sunday, April 17- Wednesday, April 20, 2016. Over 5,000 books in a...

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Shorewood Girl Scout named top Wisconsin youth volunteer

Ananya Murali one of two Wisconsin Prudential Spirit of Community Award recipients MILWAUKEE – Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast Girl Scout Ambassador Ananya Murali, 17, of Shorewood was recently named one...

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Wauwatosa Ask Now: Was there a sewage gas leak in the village 3/10/16?

There was a strong smell of rotten eggs, noticed in several separate places within the village. It was also observed that there were several emergency vehicles patrolling the area. At...

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Summer Museum Education Intern Position Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Summer Museum Education Intern Position Announced Washington County Historical Society, Inc. in West Bend is excited to announce a summer museum education internship open to college freshmen and sophomores. This...

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Esprit Juniors Earn Honors at Competition

Esprit Juniors competed at the 2016 Wisconsin Junior Spirit Championships on Feb. 21st. Honors include: 1st Place - Hip Hop; 3rd Place - High Kick; 4th Place - Pom; and...

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Elder Eric Scott Dougherty Returns Home

For immediate release: Elder Eric Scott Dougherty returned home today to Germantown WI from serving a two year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons). Elder...

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UW-Parkside Traditions of Excellence Nominations

Traditions of Excellence Nominations The University of Wisconsin-Parkside, in association with the UW-Parkside Alumni Association is accepting nominations for its 2016 Traditions of Excellence Distinguished Alumni Awards, now through Feb. 29. The...

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"HeART & Sole" Sister's EXPO

Attention Milwaukee Ladies, bring your girlfriends, mom, sister & daughter to the 4th annual "HeART & Sole" Sister's Vendor Expo! This event is bigger & better than ever & FREE...

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ESPRIT POMS & DANCE TEAM Will Perform in DISNEY in 2016

Wauwatosa ESPRIT (Seniors) will be packing their bags in February for sunny Orlando, Florida where they will once again join the Midwest's top ten dance teams to march in Disney's...

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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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