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Diversified Insurance Solutions Awards SPARK Grant to Life's Connection

Diversified Insurance Solutions has awarded its sixth 2015 SPARK Grant to Life’s Connection, a nonprofit that provides family support for those in need. Last year, the organization served nearly 600...

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Puzzles and Games that Exercise the Brain

Holiday shopping for children can pose a dilemma – buy the expensive video games and DVDs that keep them occupied or pick out toys that stimulate and engage the brain. According...

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Zion Lutheran Craft and Bake Sale

The Ladies Guild of Zion Lutheran Church, N48 W18700 Lisbon Road, Menomonee Falls (corner of Lisbon and Brookfield Rd) will be holding their annual craft and bake sale on Sat....

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A Retirement Income Planning Primer

Prepared by MetLife Delivered courtesy of Jeffrey L. Schroeder, Financial Services Representative The MetLife Premier Client Group of Wisconsin and the U.P, an office of MetLife and a part of the MetLife...

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Local Businesses Collect, Deliver Thousands of Pounds of Food to New Berlin Food Pantry

New Berlin, Wis. – A coalition of local businesses helped ensure a true Thanksgiving for people in need by delivering several thousand pounds of food and other items to the...

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Tech Trends workshops continue with Cool New Toys for Christmas on November 24, 2015

The Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce (GBCC) announces that Tech Trends will continue its monthly workshops due to unprecedented success. The next session will be on Tuesday, November 24, 2015,...

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The Lake Country Mom partners with local business to give back during Thanksgiving.

Pewaukee, WI -- The Lake Country Mom, a popular area blogger, has teamed up with local Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to give back during Thanksgiving. “We love to be able to...

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Pure Barre Elm Grove Black Friday Sales!

Pure Barre in Elm Grove today is now open! Join us on Black Friday, November 27th, for rare sale packages and great retail discounts. This is the perfect time to...

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I"ve Lost My Calcium!

Maintaining a healthy structure (bones) and support system (muscles) depend on many components. Many of which we have direct control over but have, somewhere along the way, lost sight...

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C.A.R.I.N.G. Group Elmbrook Donates Nearly $1,500 to Elmbrook Schools in November

Brookfield, Wis. – The C.A.R.I.N.G. Group Elmbrook will cap its first full year of operation in November by donating nearly $1,500 to several Elmbrook schools. Swanson Elementary School will receive $1145.09...

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"North Ave Shop Hop" coming on Small Business Saturday

Calling all Small Business Saturday shoppers! November 28, the Saturday after Thanksgiving, is SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY, the day on which everyone is encouraged to support small shops like Cattywampus Design in...

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Independent Business Association of Wisconsin (IBAW) hosts Governor Walker at Fireside Chat on December 18, 2015

The Independent Business Association of Wisconsin (IBAW), will be hosting its annual Big Event on Friday, December 18th from 7:00 am to 9:00 am at the Wisconsin Club, 900 West...

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Boosting the Tax Benefits of Charitable Giving

By Gary Dunco, CFA, CFP®, CRPC®, APMA®, Private Wealth Advisor, Ameriprise Financial From a tax standpoint, not all charitable gifts are created equal. A tax-efficient giving strategy can help you maximize...

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Brookfield Chamber hosts ribbon-cutting for new business, Integrative Veterinary Service

The Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate new business, Integrative Veterinary Service. The company is located at 21180 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield, Wis. 53045....

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Creating Kitty Cuddle Blankets. The Prrrfect Collaborative Activity at LindenGrove.

Joanne Hodach cuddles kittens for two hours every Sunday. It’s the prrrfect volunteer assignment for Hodach, a Waukesha resident and cat-owner. Hodach is a volunteer with the Elmbrook Humane Society in...

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Poverty Matters Conference

Poverty Matters Conference The Waukesha Pewaukee Convention & Visitor Bureau is pleased to welcome Wisconsin Community Action Program Association (WISCAP) to the Country Springs Hotel on November 18-19, where they will...

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Paul Jackson Joins Brookfield Office of Ameriprise Financial as Branch Manager

BROOKFIELD, Wis. – Nov. 13, 2015 – Paul Jackson has joined the Brookfield office of Ameriprise Financial Services Inc. as its Branch Manager. Jackson, a Hartland resident, is responsible for leading...

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The Starr Group Launches Live Chat Feature for Customers

GREENFIELD – November 12, 2015 The Starr Group recently launched an online LIVE CHAT feature on its website. Customers and clients are now able to connect faster and more efficiently...

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Green Bay Packer History Program at Brookfield Public Library--Why We Love the Packers!

Grab your cheese head and throw on your green and gold for a fun-filled Green Bay Packers History program at the Brookfield Public Library. On Thursday November 19th, author Jim...

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Bel Canto Chorus Christmas in the Basilica with Stain Glass Brass and Bel Canto Boy Choir

Immerse yourself in the beauty and joy of the season as Bel Canto offers Christmas at the Basilica, one of Milwaukee’s most inspiring holiday traditions. Familiar carols, soaring hymns, and...

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Community Watch

» SPORTS NOTES NOV. 19 11/25

» Glacier girls hockey to return eight players 11/25

» SCORECARD: Elmbrook Swim Club 11/25

» Brookfield/Catholic Memorial boys hockey team co-op begins fourth season 11/25

» Brookfield East has surprising gridiron season 11/25

» Brookfield panel recommends approval of public assistance for Milwaukee Tool expansion 11/24

» Brookfield Central's Kennedy proud of football team's effort in winning conference title 11/24

» Fairview South's annual Silent Auction and Craft Fair to raise funds for school iPads 11/24

» City of Brookfield to discuss potential financial aid for Milwaukee Tool expansion 11/24

» Sport Shorts: Nov. 26, 2015 11/24

» Oak Creek girls basketball team pulls away from Brookfield Central in second half 11/24

» Sports Notes: Nov. 26, 2015 11/24

» Brookfield East's Matt Szews named Volleyball Player of the Year, first-team all-state 11/24

» Brookfield Academy: Nov. 26, 2015 11/24

» Elm Grove library friends group kicks off holiday season with Lights of Love and tree lighting event 11/23

» Elm Grove board approves small levy increase 11/23

» School Notes: Nov. 26 11/23

» Brookfield Square to open at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving evening, 6 a.m. for Black Friday 11/23

» New Brookfield classes combine fitness for moms with their kids in strollers 11/23

» Elm Grove to vote on 2016 budget tonight 11/23

» Brookfield East girls basketball team starts out 2-0 11/23

» Brookfield East soccer team names three senior captains as MVPS 11/23

» BEAST Robotics team asks for volunteers, mentors to help build robot next year 11/23

» Brookfield East girls swimming team looks back on excellent season 11/23

» Coach Nash pleased with improvement on Brookfield Central boys volleyball team 11/23

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