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40th Anniversary of the SM 1976 State Basketball Champs

The SM Heritage Days Parade Grand Marshall's for 2016 will be the SM 1976 State Basketball Champs. This year will mark the 40th Anniversary of Coach Jerry Sullivan and his...

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South Milwaukee Downtown Market temporarily moves for Evening on the Avenue Street Festival

South Milwaukee Downtown Market temporarily moves for Evening on the Avenue Street Festival To accommodate a truck route and the popular Evening on the Avenue Street festival, the South Milwaukee Downtown...

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USO Motorcycle Ride

Are you ready for the USO Motorcycle Ride sponsored by Breakthru Beverage, Milwaukee Harley Davidson, and Jack Daniel's on August 27th?? Join us for the 2nd Annual Motorcycle Ride to raise...

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Oak Creek Majors Girls Softball Wins State Title

On Monday evening, the Oak Creek Little League girls all-stars won the Wisconsin State Major Division Softball Championship by defeating Appleton by a score of 3-2. The team...

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St Francis School District Rummage Sale

No pots or pans, nor children's clothing or toys. There will be school desks, tables, chairs, textbooks, as well as, miscellaneous school items. In addition, the St. Francis Historical Society...

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Illinois-Based Alexander-King Farms Complaints Rack Up from Wisconsin Consumers over Undelivered Meat

Alexander-King Farms, a Henry County, Ill., pork and beef supplier is the recipient of 280 BBB complaints from 16 states, including nearly 70 from Wisconsin. While most losses appear to...

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South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center Presents: The Donny McCaslin Group- Musicians on David Bowie's Blackstar

(South Milwaukee, WI) – The Donny McCaslin Group, musicians featured on rock icon David Bowie’s final album, Blackstar, will perform their first and only scheduled Milwaukee appearance at South Milwaukee...

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Update on former South Shore YMCA facility

In an effort to keep the community informed about the former YMCA property located at 3244 East College Avenue, I would like to provide the community with an update....

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City of Cudahy continued refinancing efforts

For Immediate Release: Common Council Approves Initial Resolutions for Refinancing efforts, looking to save additional money. After a presentation by the City of Cudahy Financial Consultants, Ehlers & Associates, the Common Council...

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#YourStoryMKE Shares Personal Stories About Those Benefiting from Catholic Charities’ Programs

New social media campaign aims to build awareness and support for the organization MILWAUKEE – July 5, 2016 – The Archdiocese of Milwaukee, in collaboration with Catholic Charities, is taking a...

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Book Release Party at Cudahy Family Library

Stop by the Cudahy Family Library for a book release party on Monday, August 8, 2016 from 4:00pm-7:00pm. "Cudahy: Snapshots of Commerce" is a new book about the history...

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Bay View Historical Society Annual Walk on August 6th

The Bay View Historical Society will hold its annual August Walk on Saturday, August 6th. The KK Link Walk will be led by Ron Winkler and Greg Wernisch. It will...

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St. Ann Center Gala Promises An Uplifting Experience

St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care will celebrate its 12th annual Fulfilling the Dream Gala on Friday, July 22, in Chrome, at the Harley-Davidson Museum® . With the theme, An...

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Successful 4th of July in Cudahy

I would like to thank our community for their attendance and participation in our City of Cudahy 4th of July Celebration. Approximately 8,000 residents and visitors attended our daylong...

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Free Cholesterol Screenings at St. Ann Center

The medical clinic at St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care will offer cholesterol screenings and blood pressure checks to the public through the end of July. The screenings are available...

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Oak Creek resident elected to Girl Scout Board

Milwaukee, WI – July 7, 2016 - Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast announces the appointment of Oak Creek resident Cynthia Thomas to its board of directors for 2016-2017. Thomas is...

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Oak Creek Senior Little League Baseball Wins State Title

Team advances to Central Region Tournament this weekend. Winner goes to World Series. West Bend, WI- The Oak Creek Senior All-Star team came back from a 8-1 deficit Sunday to beat Madison...

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OCJK Tryouts

Oak Creek Junior Knights Baseball/ Fast Pitch Softball are looking for players to join their program. Tryouts begin this week. 8u-16U programs available. Please see for complete details. Players...

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Dan Bantz, butterfly collector, will be at the Cudahy Family Library in August

The Cudahy Family Library will host a program by Mr. Dan Bantz, August 11, 2016. Dan has been a butterfly collector since he was a boy. He will be bringing...

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Queen of Diamonds Fastpitch Tryouts

2016-17 Queen of Diamonds Tryouts Saturday, July 30th Oak Creek High School (340 E. Puetz Rd., Oak Creek) 8U/10U: 8:00am - 10:00am 12U: 10:00am - 12:00pm 14U: 12:00pm - 2:00pm 16U/18U: 2:00pm - 4:00pm Wednesday, August 3rd Oak...

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Community Watch

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

» Big inning leads Marquette past Oak Creek in state semifinal 7/22

» Sue Haislmaier's watercolor paintings on display at botanical gardens 7/22

» Franklin community shows support for local police officers 7/21

» Traveling Beer Gardens coming to Hales Corners Park 7/21

» Moth Night at Wehr Nature Center July 29&30 7/21

» Oak Creek hangs banners at Drexel Town Square in honor of local military heroes 7/21

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

» Youth soccer program at Hales Corners Library July 28 7/21

» Children's musician Duke Otherwise to perform at Hales Corners Library 7/20

» Gas leak in Franklin causes traffic stop, evacuation 7/20

» Southridge Mall adding 5 new attractions 7/20

» Emmanuel Church will hold car show at Augustfest event 7/20

» Traffic blocked for gas leak near Old Loomis Rd and Rawson Ave 7/20

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

» FPS announces district and school administrators for new school year 7/19

» Pokemon Go can go anywhere, but you shouldn't, police say 7/19

» Big third inning lifts Oak Creek baseball team past Franklin, 8-3 7/19

» Board moves Hwy 100 corridor project, Festival Foods forward 7/19

» Franklin Poms dancers donate toys to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin 7/19

» Oak Creek baseball team beats Franklin to advance to sectional final 7/18

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

» Franklin Library's new 3D printer part of literacy goal 7/18

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

» Charcoal Grill and Rotisserie lights its grill in Oak Creek July 18 7/18

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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.