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Shorewood Foundation Appoints Sebastian (Saj) Thachenkary as President

The Shorewood Foundation has announced Sebastian (Saj) Thachenkary as its newly-appointed President of the board. Thachenkary follows Alicia Domack who completed her two-year term in April, 2016. Directors appointed for...

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New Sailor on the Block

LCDR Chris Radke, a 1999 graduate of Whitefish Bay High School and 2003 graduate of the U. S. Naval Academy, and his wife Brandy joyously announced the birth of their...

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Holzheimer "Maps & America" Lecture, April 28

Mirela Altić, Institute of Social Sciences, Zagreb, Croatia will present the 2016 Holzheimer “Maps and America” Lecture on Thursday, April 28 in the American Geographical Society Library, located on the...

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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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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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Volunteer Center community volunteering

Every week the Volunteer Center highlights 5 volunteer opportunities and has over 500 more ways to serve the community on volunteerozaukee.org. Start the New Year volunteering! This week! Greet – Columbia St. Mary’s...

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Mequon Nature Preserve Receives Community Partner of the Year Award

Eco-Resource Consulting, LLC (ERC) nominated Mequon Nature Preserve (MNP) for the Wildlife Habitat Council’s Community Partner of the Year award. During last week's annual WHC Conference in Baltimore, MNP received...

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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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Strong connection exists between substance abuse, mental health issues and tobacco use among youth

As September comes to a close and National Recovery Month, an annual occurrence sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA), ends, it’s important that we continue...

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INTERFAITH HOSTING ANNUAL NEIGHBORHOOD OUTREACH FUNDRAISER TO SUPPORT SENIORS IN THE COMMUNITY

Interfaith Older Adult Programs’ annual Pull Up a Chair event brings together people from across our local communities to raise money to support Interfaith’s 11 neighborhood outreach offices throughout southeastern...

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Knot Your Average Sailers

On any given summer day, weather permitting, you can find Milwaukee Community Sailing Center members, Bonnee and Arlene, prepping a sailboat to take out to Milwaukee’s harbor. The Milwaukee Community Sailing...

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Republican Leader Lauds Legislative Audit Bureau

Every complex institution must have a systematic evaluation process in order to fulfill its purpose efficiently and improve its future performance. For the past 50 years the State...

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Mequon resident elected to Girl Scout Board

Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast announces the appointment of Mequon resident Krista Brookman to its board of directors for 2015-2016.Krista is responsible for leading the business strategy and operations of...

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Community Volunteer Opportunities

Give back and make a difference in your community. The Volunteer Center of Ozaukee County matches everyone to their perfect volunteer experience. We work with more than 70 community...

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Community Volunteer Opportunities

Give back and make a difference in your community. The Volunteer Center of Ozaukee County matches everyone to their perfect volunteer experience. We work with more than 70 community agencies...

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Incorrect Flood Zoning Lowering Property Values

We bought this home over 19 years ago and the original owners did not have to carry any flood insurance. In the history of this house and the neighborhood...

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Lecture on Increase Lapham, Mapmaker at UWM

Martha Bergland and Paul G. Hayes, co-authors of a recently published biography of Wisconsin’s first scientist, Increase Lapham (1811-1875), offer a presentation on Lapham’s remarkable life and achievements, focusing on...

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Antiques Show Returns to Waukesha Expo Feb. 6 & 7

Form and function are always important when selecting decorative objects for your home. Add authenticity, condition and rarity of time-tested antiques and you have the makings of a very...

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Eddie Benoit, Jr. and Carl Smith recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall of Fame

The University of Wisconsin-Extension 4-H Youth Development Program inducted 100 laureates into the brand-new Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame Saturday, November 15. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony was the...

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Community Watch

» Teen charged with taking upskirt photos of classmates in River Hills 6/25

» Oak Creek baseball team passes test with win over Homestead, 7-3 6/25

» Man charged with theft at Willowbrook Place waives hearing and not guilty plea 6/24

» Glendale's new park is realization of decades-long dream Updated:  6/23

» Talented, assertive Homestead soccer team won its own way 6/22

» Brown Deer, Homestead, Nicolet, Shorewood and Whitefish Bay Sports Shorts: June 23, 2016 6/22

» Brown Deer named an 'All-America City' 6/21

» Worker charged with stealing from senior living community residents Updated:  6/21

» "We endured': Homestead's state soccer title well-earned 6/21

» Frebeka 5 health challenge to be held in Mequon June 26 6/20

» Whitefish Bay entrepreneur wants to revolutionize school fundraisers 6/20

» CHAMPIONS! Mentally tough Homestead wins fourth state soccer title 6/18

» Homestead girls soccer team pulls upset on West, 2-1, heads to finals 6/17

» Shorewood group encourages shoppers to bring their own bag 6/17

» Glendale council bans chickens (again) Updated:  6/16

» Initial Reaction Podcast: MLB Draft's Wisconsin flavor and WIAA's postseason model Updated:  6/15

» Mequon indoor shooting range targeting a fall opening 6/15

» Nicolet baseball team making progress 6/15

» Deep, motivated Homestead girls soccer team heads to state 6/15

» NSC-leading Homestead baseball team pitching heavy 6/15

» Senior-laden Whitefish Bay baseball team in hunt for NSC crown 6/15

» Whitefish-Nicolet-Shorewood lacrosse team comes up just short in state final 6/15

» Sports Shorts: June 16, 2016 6/15

» Cafe Hollander in Mequon to stay open until 2 a.m. 6/14

» Shorewood Criterium Classic set for June 23 6/14

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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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