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Traditions of Excellence

Rebekah Mokry of Oak Creek will be honored during the UW-Parkside Spring 2016 Commencement ceremony as an Outstanding Graduate. The UW-Parkside Spring 2016 Commencement ceremonies take place Saturday May 14. The...

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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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Fire Fighters’ Tips for Surviving a Tornado

For Immediate Release Contact: April 20, 2016 L-2760 Public Relations 414-425-1420 Fire Fighters’ Tips for Surviving a Tornado Franklin, Wisconsin – The safest place to be in the event of a tornado is an underground shelter...

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Milwaukee Named a Best Intergenerational City

The City of Milwaukee has been awarded the title of one of America’s Best Intergenerational Communities. The award, sponsored by MetLife Foundation and Generations United, recognizes Milwaukee for its leadership...

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Friends of Franklin Public Library dissolve organization

At Monday night’s special meeting of the Board of Trustees of Franklin Public Library, the Friends of the Franklin Public Library announced that they dissolved the organization as of March...

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St. Ann Center Wins an Orchard

St. Ann Center’s new Bucyrus Campus will soon be branching out, literally. The Campus, at 2450 West North Avenue, was chosen as the winner of one of five new community...

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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....

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CHS Class Ring received 72 years After Graduation!

On Saturday, January 30th at 4pm Cudahy native and CHS alum, Dolores (Aunt Dolly) Yokich will be celebrating her 90th birthday with family and friends at a surprise party in...

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Christmas tree Fire Prevention Message from Franklin Professional Firefighters!

PRESS RELEASE CONTACT: Franklin Professional Firefighters Local 2760 414-425-1420 IMMEDIATE RELEASE Christmas tree Fire Prevention Message from Franklin Professional Firefighters! The holiday season is a time to enjoy family and friends, while reflecting on old memories...

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Daniel Brever Earns Eagle Scout Award

On Dec. 19th, Daniel Brever of Oak Creek received his Eagle Scout designation at a Court of Honor. Friends, family, scouts and troop leaders attended the celebration. Daniel, 17,...

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Oak Creek Resident to Receive Alverno College Degree on December 19

Dawn Hermes, of Oak Creek, will receive a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business and Accounting from Alverno College on Saturday, December 19. Commencement activities for undergraduates will begin with...

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Hiller Ford-Toys for Tots Drop Off Location

As we start the month of December, don't miss the opportunity to help others! This year Hiller Ford is an official Toys for Tots drop off location. If you would...

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Families raising money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Families carve pumpkins recently at a Harvest Fair hosted by St. John Day Care in Cudahy. The families helped raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital....

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Medicare and Medicaid Now Accepted at St. Ann Center Wellness Clinic

Just in time for cold and flu season, the Health and Wellness Clinic at St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care is accepting both Medicare and Medicaid. The nurse-managed clinic which...

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Dr. Bhupendra Khatri Among Those Inducted Into National Multiple Sclerosis Society Volunteer Hall of Fame

Bhupendra Khatri, MD, and Aaron Field, MD, PhD, will be inducted into the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s Volunteer Hall of Fame this week for their outstanding commitment to creating a...

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Pining for a Pine Tree

There is a beautiful, majestic Scotch Pine Tree on the old Oak Creek Library and City Hall grounds. It stands healthy and vibrant in the row of trees facing...

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Ms Tiny Wisconsin

I would like to introduce Ms. Tiny Wisconsin, Kharma Goston. Kharma is the state representative for her age division in the state of Wisconsin. Kharma will be competing in...

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Polish Heritage Month Display at Cudahy Family Library

Stop by the Cudahy Family Library during the month of October to check out the beautiful Polish items on display! Presented by Cudahy resident Tim Stoll....

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Halloween Safety Tips

OAK CREEK, Wis. -- Halloween is approaching! Are you ready to celebrate this spooktacular holiday with your children? According to Beverly Anderson, Executive Director of Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations...

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Airport seeks volunteers at information desk

Do you enjoy helping people and have great customer service skills? Are you looking to give back to the community and volunteer? If so, you're in luck! We are seeking...

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Community Watch

» Steady Franklin golfers claim Southeast Conference title 5/23

» Grease fire damages oven at Franklin bakery 5/20

» Five places to go to let your dog off the leash this summer 5/19

» Reptile Day returns June 12 at Wehr Nature Center 5/19

» Oak Creek stuns Whitnall, 12-2, in battle of softball powers 5/19

» Crash closes portion of Highway 100 in Hales Corners May 18 5/18

» Oak Creek approves $13 million financing help for Ikea store 5/18

» Franklin girls soccer team finishes second at Kiel tournament 5/17

» Why did IKEA choose Oak Creek? Location 5/17

» Oak Creek to honor veterans May 30 5/17

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A chat with award-winning sportscaster Dennis Krause Updated:  5/17

» Oak Creek's Marwin Evans signs with Green Bay Packers 5/14

» Help clean up Hales Corners May 14 5/13

» Know Your Muslim Neighbors event being held at Hales Corners Library May 14 5/12

» Hard-hitting Oak Creek softball team charges into SEC lead 5/10

» Ahead of schedule, Oak Creek girls track team wins SEC relays 5/10

» Franklin boys tennis team wins Beaver Dam Invite 5/10

» Video: Katy's cooking tonight, and it could be in your home 5/10

» Oak Creek boys track team puts in strong effort to win SEC track relays 5/10

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

» Hales Corners man ruled incompetent for trial in mother's killing Updated:  5/9

» Wehr Nature Center hosting adult GPS Scavenger Hunt May 21 5/9

» Forest Park Middle School students donate over 1,261 pounds of peanut butter to Hunger Task Force 5/9

» Passenger dies after passing out on flight to Milwaukee's Mitchell airport 5/9

» Meijer and Family Life Center partner in Simply Give food pantry donation program 5/6

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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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