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Wauwatosa West Class of 2001 Reunion

Calling all Trojans from the class of 2001! Our 15 year reunion is coming up...can you believe it?! Let's get together and catch up! Mark your calendars for Saturday, August...

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Free Cyber-Seniors Documentary Screening

The Brookfield Public Library Presents Cyber-Seniors to Encourage Young Adults and Seniors to Connect Through Technology Free Film Screening Brookfield, WI (July 19, 2016) – The Brookfield Public Library joins Cyber-Seniors in its...

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Support Your Immune System With Essential Oils

With fall and winter come outbreaks of colds and other illnesses. Begin supporting your immune system now. Combine your choice of essential oils for immune system support at the Brookfield Public...

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The Flying Electrons Airfest 2016

The Flying Electrons, in cooperation with Menomonee Falls Scout Troop 110, will have their Annual Airfest this coming August 27th,from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, at the Flying Electrons RC...

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KIDS From Wisconsin to rock New Berlin West High School Aug. 19

Rotary Club of New Berlin is proud to host an evening of song, dance and music from KIDS From Wisconsin. The KIDS bring their high-energy show, "Sing!,” to the Performing Arts...

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Snake Fest

Snake Fest October 1, 2016 10am-4pm Havenwoods State Forest 6141 N. Hopkins Street Milwaukee, WI 53209 414-527-0232 A day of EVERYTHING snakes! For all ages - FREE - rain or shine Featuring... Wisconsin snakes to look at and touch Non-native snakes...

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Trinity UCC Call for Crafters

Crafters Wanted for Trinity UCC Craft Fair Brookfield, WI (July 13, 2016) Trinity UCC is seeking crafters to participate in “A Fair For All Seasons” craft fair on Saturday, October 8,...

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Pewaukee Library to Host Jessie Garcia Author Event

Jessie Garcia will discuss her new book Going for Wisconsin Gold: Stories of Our State Olympians at the Pewaukee Public Library. The event will take place on Thursday, August...

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America's Dairyland Sweethearts Competition!

The America's Dairyland Sweethearts Group is looking for women who would like to become Group Ambassadors for our tour group. All women must be 21 years old or older...

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Wellness Workshop Offers Medical and Spiritual Tips

On Saturday, August 6 , from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., a free wellness workshop titled "Guideposts of Faith in Times of Stress" will be sponsored by the School Sisters...

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Volunteer Lobby/Admission Concierge

Be the person to create a welcoming environment for new patients, visitors and families at Lutheran Home in Wauwatosa. We are looking for friendly individuals to act as concierges...

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Kiwanis Club to Host Pancake Eating Contest

– The Waukesha Noon Kiwanis Club will hold their second annual pancake eating contest at the Waukesha County Fair on Wednesday, July 20th at 5 pm in the children’s tent....

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Milwaukee City of Neighborhoods

Milwaukee historian John Gurda will discuss his newest book Milwaukee: City of Neighborhoods at the Brookfield Public Library on Monday, July 18 at 7:00p. This is a free program open...

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Liberty Justice & BBQ for ALL at Blackfinn Ameripub

Blackfinn Ameripub is teaming up with The Fisher House of Wisconsin for a Patriotic Summer BBQ! The event will take place at Blackfinn Ameripub, 95 N. Moorland Rd. Brookfield on Saturday...

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New Berlin Lions Corn Roast, Wisconsin State Fair: 60th Year

The New Berlin Lions Corn Roast at the Wisconsin State Fair is celebrating 60 years of selling corn. All of the net proceeds from the corn sales goes to charitable...

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KIDS From Wisconsin to rock New Berlin West High School Aug. 19

Rotary Club of New Berlin is proud to host an evening of song, dance and music from KIDS From Wisconsin. The KIDS bring their high-energy show, "Sing!,”to the Performing Arts Center...

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Train-safety demo this Wednesday, 4pm, 68th & State

Grassroots Tosa (GRT) is co-sponsoring a train-safety demonstration starting at 4 p.m. this Wednesday, July 6, at 68th & State to commemorate the third anniversary of the oil-train explosion that...

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AAUW West Suburban Branch's Backyard Bash - A Summer Social

The West Suburban Branch of the American Association of University Women invite women who hold a recognized two year associate, bachelor or higher degree from an accredited college or university...

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Color Craze at the Wauwatosa Library

Kids grades 3 and up, go crazy with the latest fun fad--coloring, on Friday, July 8 at 10:00 a.m. At the Wauwatosa Library you can express yourself and show...

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Playground at Malone Thanks All Who Helped

"Let's Build It New Berlin!" was the slogan for the community-built Playground at Malone project. And you did build it! The idea of an inclusive, barrier-free playground was hatched in...

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Community Watch

» 2016 Waukesha County Fair coverage 7/22

» Brookfield East choir to perform with Foreigner at Waukesha County Fair 7/22

» Wisconsin Athletic Club nearing town of Brookfield opening Updated:  7/21

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

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

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

» Brookfield Central baseball unable to pull upset in regional loss to Sussex Hamilton 7/19

» Former Brookfield East coach Tom Swittel goes out with WFCA All-Star Game win 7/19

» Brookfield board comfortable with lights 7/19

» Brookfield Portillo's opens its doors 7/19

» #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

» Brookfield plan commission advances Wimmer's Linx Club apartment, hotel project Updated:  7/18

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

» New Brookfield Central AD Don Kurth to bring wide variety of experience 7/16

» Elmbrook Humane Society teams up with other area shelters to save cats in need 7/13

» Brookfield's Dominic Days returns this week 7/12

» Brookfield East's upset bid falls short in Greater Metro baseball tournament 7/12

» Brookfield Central baseball team wins three of final four regular-season games 7/12

» Brookfield East's David Horneffer wins USTA tournament 7/12

» Brookfield Blue Sox shine in Land O'Lakes All-Star Game 7/12

» Brookfield to be represented by five players at WFCA All-Star Game 7/12

» Initial Reaction Podcast: WIAA state summer baseball tournament preview Updated:  7/12

» Town Centre sign request in Brookfield approved after debate 7/11

» Alleged Brookfield drive-by shooter set for trial next week 7/11

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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.