Browse by category

Submit your own story!

New Program for Older Adults at Delafield Public Library

Delafield Public Library is excited to announce a brand new program specifically designed for adults age fifty and older. “Senior Moments” is a tongue in cheek umbrella title for...

Read More

Watch “The Princess Bride” at the Brookfield Library

Enjoy a rare public showing of “The Princess Bride”, a classic film from 1987 starring Cary Elwes, Robin Wright, and Mandy Patinkin. The Brookfield Library’s “Watch It And Treat”...

Read More

Memory Café Features Adult Petting Zoo

Delafield Public Library, in conjunction with the Lake Country Libraries Memory Project, the Alzheimer’s Association, and HAWS will host an Adult Petting Zoo at 10:30am for the Friday, January 8...

Read More

Christmas Clearing Council makes last minute plea to help local children in need this Christmas

With more than 1,000 children to be shopped for this year at their annual Toy Shop, Christmas Clearing Council of Waukesha County (CCC) is hoping the community will come forward...

Read More

Spend the Crafternoon With Us This Saturday @ the Brookfield Public Library!

Why craft alone? Come craft with friends old and new! Stop into the Brookfield Public Library for our newest offering: Saturday Crafternoons. This program allows you to come and go...

Read More

Newcastle Place to host Discover Together Workshop

Newcastle Place, a full-service senior living community in Mequon, invites all members of the community to its Discover Together Workshop on Thursday, December 10 or Wednesday, January 13, from 4...

Read More

December Movies at the Falls Library

The Menomonee Falls Public Library will show two movies in December. The movies shown will be in the library’s Meeting/Community Room, right off the main lobby. We recommend...

Read More

Tosa West Orchestra Kindekonzert Sat. Dec. 5th

The Wauwatosa West Orchestra will be holding their Annual Kinderkonzert this Saturday December 5th. The event features holiday music performed by the Tosa West Orchestra with shows at 1:00pm and 2:30pm...

Read More

12/5 HO-HO Holistic Fair

Unique Gifts ~~ Readings ~~ Healings all under one roof. HO-HO Holistic Fair FREE workshops - 12:30 Kristina Bloom ~ Kristina Bloom, Spiritual Advisor, will be sharing some "tricks of the trade" with...

Read More

Christmas Clearing Council announces Angel Award winners

With its 2015 season in full operational mode, the Christmas Clearing Council (CCC) of Waukesha County announced the 2014 recipients of its annual Angel Awards that recognize people, businesses, organizations...

Read More

Icon Writing Workshop in Oconomowoc, June 2016

This is an exceptional and once in a lifetime opportunity for anyone interested in art instruction. Join visiting Master Iconographer and Expert Instructor, Theodore Papadopoulos of Greece, for a five day...

Read More

Waukesha County Purchase Award contest winners announced

The first place winner of the 49th annual Waukesha County Purchase Award art contest is Barbara Rewa of New Berlin. Her alcohol ink artwork entitled “Poppy” wins her an award...

Read More

Local Contractor Joins Campaign for Hunger Relief

Flat Rate Home Services Helps Donate Food for the Holidays to Feed Hungry Families in Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, November 16, 2015 - For the second year in a row, as part...

Read More

Share your story!

Help us celebrate 100 years of commitment to the community by sharing your story about how Aurora Health Care in Washington County has made a difference for you and/or your...

Read More

Children's Community Center's Annual Homemade Cookie Sale

Each December for over 40 years, parents and friends at Children’s Community Center have baked their favorite Christmas cookies and other Holiday “goodies” as an annual fundraiser. Several of...

Read More

Public invited to Imagine No Malaria with silent auction of 20+ handmade quilts

Gathering as Friends, Growing in Faith, Sharing God's Love for 167 years! The public is invited to participate in a silent auction of 22 new handmade quilts and one antique quilt...

Read More

Free Silver Tea & Christmas Cookie Sale on Dec. 6 at Old Falls Village

The Miller-Davidson House at Old Falls Village will be open on Sunday, December 6 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. for the annual Silver Tea featuring a festive Dutch Christmas theme...

Read More

WAUMC coffee house hosts Radio Rosies, quilt silent auction for Imagine No Malaria

The Radio Rosies women’s trio will make an encore appearance at the Wauwatosa Avenue United Methodist Church Community Coffee House, 1529 Wauwatosa Ave., on Saturday, Nov. 21. Doors open at...

Read More

Bel Canto Chorus 5th Annual Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Bel Canto Chorus 5th Annual Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with Holy Redeemer COGIC Sanctuary Choir Celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with Bel Canto...

Read More

Good Shepherd Catholic Church hosts Winter Farmers Market

Good Shepherd Catholic Church, N88W17658 Christman Rd., Menomonee Falls, in partnership with Food, Faith & Farming Network, presents a Farmers Market and Brunch on Sunday, December 6th, 9:00 am. -...

Read More

Community Watch

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Chatting with Milwaukee Brewers beat writer Adam McCalvy 4/1

» Three Cellars to open its Menomonee Falls doors on April 22 Updated:  4/1

» Senior housing development proposed for Blackstone Creek property in Germantown 3/31

» Menomonee Falls Plan Commission to receive report on development in the village 3/31

» Haley Richards of Menomonee Falls selected as runner-up for NCWIT award 3/31

» Boy Scout member Sam Matheny seeks to improve technology, engineering department at KMS 3/30

» Menomonee Falls River Cleanup to occur on April 23 3/29

» Germantown High School to compete in SkillsUSA competition on April 1 3/29

» Menomonee Falls, Germantown performers join Kids From Wisconsin Troupe 3/29

» Menomonee Falls Optimist Club, Recreation department to host hit, run and throw contest on April 23 3/29

» UPDATE: Traffic should be clear on Highway 41 after accident closed two lanes 3/29

» Derek Woelffer hired as new Menomonee Falls girls basketball coach Updated:  3/29

» Germantown's Showalter says 'I do have options' 3/28

» Germantown girls track team wins Whitfish Bay invite 3/28

» Schmitz's improvement led to great season for Germantown girls basketball team 3/28

» Menomonee Falls voters face decisions on referendums, village and school boards on April 5 3/28

» School board spots at stake in Germantown 3/28

» Former Germantown boys basketball coach Steve Showalter leaves Lindenwood Updated:  3/28

» Former Germantown basketball coach Showalter says: "I have options" 3/27

» Germantown Police Department investigates armed robbery at Walgreens 3/24

» Kenneth Oliver challenges David Glasgow for seat 3 on the Menomonee Falls Village Board 3/24

» Germantown School Board considers installing cameras in all school buses 3/23

» 15 Destination Imagination teams from Germantown to advance to state competition 3/23

» Germantown School Board approves moving forward with second story build out at Rockfield 3/23

» Keona Jones Named Principal of Lake Shore Middle School in Mequon-Thiensville School District 3/22

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

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.