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South Milwaukee Downtown Market temporarily moves for Evening on the Avenue Street Festival

South Milwaukee Downtown Market temporarily moves for Evening on the Avenue Street Festival To accommodate a truck route and the popular Evening on the Avenue Street festival, the South Milwaukee Downtown...

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OCJK Tryouts

Oak Creek Junior Knights Baseball/ Fast Pitch Softball are looking for players to join their program. Tryouts begin this week. 8u-16U programs available. Please see for complete details. Players...

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What's The Deal With IKEA ?

On Tuesday July 19th, at 7:00 pm. the Oak Creek Common Council will consider a resolution to create the Tax Incremental District (TID)#12, which would include IKEA. Many people...

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Annual Festival at Polonia Sport Club

Annual Polonia Festival, Sunday, August 7, at 10200 W Loomis Road, Franklin WI, 12:00-9:00 pm, Youth & adult soccer games, delicious homemade Polish food,famous roasted chicken dinners, desserts, Polish beverages,...

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Support Law Enforcement Families on July 27 at the Point After!

Point After Pub & Grille has a strong interest in supporting the various non-profit organizations in our community, so we have created our “Touchback Program” as a means to create...

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Book Release Party at Cudahy Family Library

Stop by the Cudahy Family Library for a book release party on Monday, August 8, 2016 from 4:00pm-7:00pm. "Cudahy: Snapshots of Commerce" is a new book about the history...

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Bay View Historical Society Annual Walk on August 6th

The Bay View Historical Society will hold its annual August Walk on Saturday, August 6th. The KK Link Walk will be led by Ron Winkler and Greg Wernisch. It will...

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“Cave Quest” Vacation Bible School at Faith Community Church, July 18 - 22

Join the adventure evenings July 18 thru July 22 at Faith Community Church in Franklin, WI! At “Cave Quest” Vacation Bible School, your kids will experience how Jesus lights our...

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Free Cholesterol Screenings at St. Ann Center

The medical clinic at St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care will offer cholesterol screenings and blood pressure checks to the public through the end of July. The screenings are available...

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British Invasion 64 and Close Enuf Free Concert !

British Invasion 64 and Close Enuf will bring the music of the 60's 70's and 80's to Franklin's Band Shell in Legend Park on Sunday July 24th at 1:30....

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5K Run/Walk to Benefit Kenya Kids

5K RUN/WALK Saturday August 6th To benefit children in Kenya Supported by: Caring Christians 4 Kenya Foundation Oak Leaf Trail at Froeming Park 8801 S 51st St. Franklin Start time 9 AM Accompany local resident Ken Kernen as he...

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Dan Bantz, butterfly collector, will be at the Cudahy Family Library in August

The Cudahy Family Library will host a program by Mr. Dan Bantz, August 11, 2016. Dan has been a butterfly collector since he was a boy. He will be bringing...

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Bargain Book Sale at Cudahy Family Library

The Friends of Cudahy Library will be holding a Bargain Book Sale at the Library, 3500 Library Drive, on Thursday, August 4, 2016 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm (during National Night...

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Murder Mystery Dinner to Benefit Kenya Kids

Revenge at the Reunion ! A Murder Mystery Dinner to raise money for Caring Christians For Kenya. Friday July 29th 6:30 Risen Savor Lutheran Church 9501 W Drexel Ave Franklin Tickets :$35 in advance $40 at the...

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Rock'n Food Truck Rally Heads Back to Franklin!

The Rockin' Food Truck Rally is rolling up to The Rock’s Umbrella Bar for the second rally of the summer. Catch us one Wednesday of every month from June through...

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The Great Roasts to Feature Corn, Pig, Chicken & Comedy

Franklin, WI - July 1, 2016 - The Rock Sports Complex, and Nineteen88 Productions are celebrating the art of roasting with a food and comedy festival sure to...

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Twice Baked Pottery to host Terri Lockwood for DRAW!

On July 16th, from 3:00 until 7:00 p.m., as part of the Downtown Racine Art Walk, stop by Twice Baked Pottery, LLC, where we will be hosting renowned encaustic painter,...

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Downtown Racine Art Walk -- DRAW -- Is Back!

Come join us in beautiful Downtown Racine for the Downtown Racine Art Walk -- DRAW! Artists will be stationed at approximately two dozen locations throughout Downtown Racine -- some doing...

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First Annual Taste of the Gateway: Wednesday, July 20

Come join The Gateway to Milwaukee on Wednesday, July 20 for an evening of great Southside samples & sips-- from tacos to tenderloins, your taste buds will thank you! The Taste...

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Enjoy Local Cuisine and the Water Bugs Show on Little Muskego Lake

Muskego Area Chamber of Commerce is offering another great taste of local cuisine on Wednesday, July 13 from 5:30 to 7:30. Enjoy sampling a variety of restaurant's menus while watching...

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Community Watch

» Franklin school specialist is 'Making IT Happen' with technology 08:43 PM

» Bridge connects offerings at Abendschein Park 05:09 PM

» New pickleball courts to be painted at Ken Windl, Pleasant View Parks 03:13 PM

» Walks catch up to Oak Creek baseball team in state loss to Marquette 01:48 PM

» Hales Corners Night Out to "promote and preserve prosperous community" 01:12 PM

» Oak Creek prepares for National Night Out 12:39 PM

» Franklin Library to host Pokemon Go Night on August 11 11:28 AM

» Amber Frymark wins Hottest Kitchen Entreprenuer Challenge 08:47 AM

» Lawmaker Grobschmidt knew how to reach across the aisle 7/25

» Oak Creek Public Library to host Hogwarts Reunion 7/25

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA State Summer Baseball Tournament Updated:  7/22

» Big inning leads Marquette past Oak Creek in state semifinal 7/22

» Sue Haislmaier's watercolor paintings on display at botanical gardens 7/22

» Franklin community shows support for local police officers 7/21

» Traveling Beer Gardens coming to Hales Corners Park 7/21

» Moth Night at Wehr Nature Center July 29&30 7/21

» Oak Creek hangs banners at Drexel Town Square in honor of local military heroes 7/21

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

» Youth soccer program at Hales Corners Library July 28 7/21

» Children's musician Duke Otherwise to perform at Hales Corners Library 7/20

» Gas leak in Franklin causes traffic stop, evacuation 7/20

» Southridge Mall adding 5 new attractions 7/20

» Emmanuel Church will hold car show at Augustfest event 7/20

» Traffic blocked for gas leak near Old Loomis Rd and Rawson Ave 7/20

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

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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.