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Pet Safety Tips for the Heat

The heat index is expected to rise Thursday and Friday this week. It is best that your pets remain indoors in a climate controlled area. When your pet is outside...

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It's Raining Kittens at HAWS

To kick off our Kitten Shower we will have a Q & A session with HAWS' Cat Trainer Leann Boucha and Dr. Gretchen Jaeger, DVM. If you are...

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Summer Camp with Animals!

Do your kids love animals? The Humane Animal Welfare Society has a camp that they will just love. Campers beween the ages of 7 and 14 years of age spend...

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HAWS NAMED A FINALIST IN WATERSTONE BANK’S 95TH ANNIVERSARY VIDEO CONTEST

In celebration of 95 years serving the Greater Milwaukee community, WaterStone Bank is giving away a total of $95,000 to local nonprofit organizations through a video contest. Starting April 11,...

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HAWS Adoptable, Gracie!

Gracie is a sweet, energetic 13 year old Shepherd Mix! She loves to play with other dogs and with tennis balls. Even at her mature age, she is still very...

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Romp ‘n Rally for HAWS

The Friends of HAWS’ 33rd annual dog-friendly event, Romp ‘n Rally, is this Saturday, May 7th, from 10am – 3pm at Sussex Village Park! Dogs can run the lure course and...

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Dog Behaving Badly? Free Seminar

Is your dog jumping on your guests, counter surfing, barking too much? Are you still dealing with housetraining issues or chewing on your stuff? Come to this free informational seminar...

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Free Dog Behavior Seminar

Is your dog jumping on your guests, counter surfing, barking too much? Are you still dealing with housetraining issues or chewing on your stuff? Come to this free informational seminar...

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It's That Time of Year Again

Now that spring is here (hopefully Mother Nature will cooperate soon) things get busy at the shelter with questions and concerns about wildlife. Generally when wildlife is injured, sick or thought...

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Lost Dog

Saturday, Sept. 26th around 1PM: Lost dog found between Grand Ave and Frontage Rd, by the River Walk in Menomonee Falls. Female, mutt mix, long haired, small stature (around 40 lbs or...

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Trinity UCC Hosts Pet Blessing Sunday

On Sunday, August 16, Trinity UCC in Brookfield held their annual Pet Blessing outdoor worship service. All pets were welcome and blessed by Pastor Jan Doleschal. Included in the blessings...

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Inaugural Pet Blessing set for Saturday July 18th during the 4th Annual MECA VEST A K-9 FEST!

Milwaukee, WI – June 10, 2015-The 4th annual MECA Vest a K9 Fest is excited to announce their first-ever Pet Blessing Ceremony. Held at the Milwaukee Emergency Center for...

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In Search of Crane Counters!

On Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 5:30 to 7:30 a.m., the International Crane Foundation (ICF) will sponsor the 40th Annual Midwest Crane Count. Over 2000 volunteer participants from throughout WI...

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Annual Pet Blessing

Join us at Holy Cross for our Annual Pet Blessing. Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 5:00 pm. Worship with your furry loved ones in the Trinity Center at Holy Cross,...

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All animal lovers welcome to WAUMC's blessing of the pets

All animal lovers welcome to WAUMC’s blessing of the pets The public is invited to attend a blessing of the pets on Saturday, Sept. 27 at 10 a.m. hosted by Wauwatosa...

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Trinity UCC Welcomes All Pets for Outdoor Worship & Pet Blessing

Brookfield, WI (August 4, 2014) Trinity UCC will hold a special outdoor worship service and blessing of the pets on Sunday, August 10 at 10:00 a.m. All pets are...

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Outdoor Worship with Pet Blessings at Trinity UCC

Trinity UCC hosting Pet Blessing at August 11 Outdoor Worship Brookfield, WI (July 30, 2013) Trinity UCC will hold a special outdoor worship service and blessing of the pets on Sunday,...

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Annual Wine & Whiskers Gala Features “New York, New York” Theme

Annual Wine & Whiskers Gala Features “New York, New York” Theme Brookfield, WI – “New York, New York” is the theme of Elmbrook Humane Society’s sixth annual Wine & Whiskers fundraising...

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Pet Photos with Santa

Photos with Santa Pets all around Wisconsin will pose (or plop) with Santa and share their wish list (treats, treats and more treats, perhaps?) during photos with Santa this year to...

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All animal lovers welcome to WAUMC’s blessing of the pets

The public is invited to attend a blessing of the pets next Saturday, Sept. 29 at 10 a.m. hosted by Wauwatosa Avenue United Methodist Church, 1529 Wauwatosa Ave. Pet owners and...

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Community Watch

» STATE CHAMPS! Menomonee Falls baseball team defends crown 7/22

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

» Roble pitches Menomonee Falls baseball team into state final, 6-0 7/22

» Menomonee Falls woman dreams of starting whoopie pie dessert bus 7/21

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

» Donges Bay Road reconstruction enters final phase 7/21

» Menomonee Falls man pleads guilty to homicide after killing bicyclist 7/21

» Wanakia Wildlife gives a bird's-eye view to Menomonee Falls Nature Camp kids 7/21

» Resources available to Waukesha County residents during extreme heat 7/21

» Southbound Highway 145 to close for construction in Germantown 7/20

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

» Menomonee Falls woman arrested for OWI after running over her fiancé Updated:  7/19

» GMC set to dominate state summer baseball tournament 7/19

» 'Two more wins': Menomonee Falls baseball team heads back to state 7/19

» Menomonee Falls baseball team heads back to state with upset of West 7/18

» Taste of Germantown event to raise funds for pavilion 7/18

» Old Falls Village brings Civil War to life 7/18

» #BestSummerEverNOW: Share your 2016 summer photos of you in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/18

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA Summer Baseball Sectional Round Updated:  7/18

» Sussex's Rotary Equipment Repair adds on 50,000 square feet to facility 7/18

» Germantown, Menomonee Falls Police Chiefs react to police brutality, community support 7/18

» NOW's user submitted stories, photos will be discontinued in early August 7/18

» Falls Associated Bank demolition underway, apartment building to bring 'revitalization' to downtown 7/18

» Germantown baseball team ends season with regional loss to West 7/17

» Falls Fest will end in Menomonee Falls after 24 years 7/12

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Waukesha County Fair

 

It might be hot out there, but interns Maddy Heim and McKenna Oxenden are enjoying all aspects of the Waukesha County Fair. Check out their coverage of the new pig, duck and goat races, the 50th annual Fairest of the Fair contest, as well as their ranking of the top food items.

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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