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Brookfield Resident Receives the William Belzberg Humanitarian Award Scholarship

OSI Creative, a leading provider of global supply chain managed solutions for point-of-purchase displays (POP), consumer product packaging and branded merchandise programs, announced that Samantha Ranney has received the William...

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The Innocent Killer

On Saturday, June 4 at 2:00pm, Attorney Michael Griesbach author of The Innocent Killer: A True Story of a Wrongful Conviction and Its Astonishing Aftermath, will lead a balanced discussion...

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The Importance of Sleep

Sleep is a very dynamic state and getting enough is important to good physical and mental health. Learn about what happens during sleep and if you are getting too little,...

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The Importance of Sleep

Sleep is a very dynamic state and getting enough is important to good physical and mental health. Learn about what happens during sleep and if you are getting too little,...

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Preventing Youth Substance Abuse Key to Reducing Burden of Disease in Wisconsin

Tobacco use packs a heavy burden as the leading cause of preventable illness and death in the United States. In Wisconsin, where 17% of adults still smoke cigarettes, tobacco use...

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Brookfield Resident to Graduate First in Class at United States Naval Academy on May 27, 2016

Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Thomas Wester, of Brookfield, Wisconsin will lead the Class of 2016 at the United States Naval Academy's graduation and commissioning to be held on Friday, May...

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St. Ann Center Honors Special Friends

St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care will add four new members to its Hall of Friends on Tuesday, May 24. Tim and Vivian Sullivan, Carol...

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Introduction to Alzheimer’s

What is Alzheimer’s disease? What are the signs, symptoms & stages? What are the effects of Alzheimer's on the brain? What is dementia and the common forms of dementia? When...

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What’s the Buzz—Bees and Gardening

According to the United States Department of Agriculture, the total number of managed honey bee colonies has decreased from 5 million in the 1940s to only 2.5 million today. Find...

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AFS looking for host families

Each year, more than 2,300 exchange students from 90 countries come to the US on AFS programs to study in high schools and live with host families like yours and...

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Esprit Juniors Earn Honors at Competition

Esprit Juniors competed at the 2016 Wisconsin Junior Spirit Championships on Feb. 21st. Honors include: 1st Place - Hip Hop; 3rd Place - High Kick; 4th Place - Pom; and...

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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. The...

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ESPRIT POMS & DANCE TEAM Will Perform in DISNEY in 2016

Wauwatosa ESPRIT (Seniors) will be packing their bags in February for sunny Orlando, Florida where they will once again join the Midwest's top ten dance teams to march in Disney's...

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Waukesha County Park System announces Public Information meeting for the Waukesha to Brookfield Connector Trail

Waukesha County Department of Parks and Land Use, Park System Division, invites you to attend the Public Information Meeting (PIM) at which the Waukesha to Brookfield Trail (WisDOT ID #2718-14-00)...

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American Legion Post 449 awards Outstanding Public Safety Plaque to Elm Grove Police Department

ELM GROVE (Nov. 19, 2015) – The Elm Grove police department received a special Outstanding Public Safety Award for 2015 from American Legion Post 449. Awarded in recognition of their...

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American Legion Post 449 awards Outstanding Public Safety Plaque to Elm Grove Police Department

ELM GROVE (Nov. 19, 2015) – The Elm Grove police department received a special Outstanding Public Safety Award for 2015 from American Legion Post 449. Awarded in recognition of their...

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Disability Rights Wisconsin to hold Community Listening Session

Waukesha, WI The Board of Directors of Disability Rights Wisconsin (DRW) will conduct a Listening Session for community members on Friday,...

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Roufus • Matter Combatives Practical Self-Defense Classes Now Offered at Roufusport

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 (Milwaukee, WI USA) Roufusport MMA Academy will begin offering their new Self-Defense program, Roufus • Matter Combatives, starting next Tuesday, November 10th at 7:00 pm at...

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Local Eye MDs answer top 6 questions about diabetic eye disease

Diabetes is reaching epidemic levels across all ages and races. Chances are you know (or are) one of the more than 29 million Americans with the disease. Whether or not...

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Craft Fair & Bake Sale at Milwaukee Lutheran HS, November 14

The Music Boosters of Milwaukee Lutheran High School, 9700 West Grantosa Drive in Milwaukee, will host its annual Craft Fair & Bake Sale on Saturday, November 14 from 9:00 a.m....

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Community Watch

» Brookfield Bulldogs, Pewaukee Muskies to continue game at later date 7/26

» Brookfield Blue Sox pick up key win over West Bend 7/26

» Jury reaches guilty verdict in Brookfield drive-by shooting after failed drug deal Updated:  7/26

» Dick's Sporting Goods to open Aug. 5 in Brookfield 7/25

» 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

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Waukesha County Fair

 

The 2016 Waukesha County Fair saw rain, scorching temps and tropical humidity throughout its five-day run. Check out our stories, photos and video from the fair, including coverage of the new pig, duck and goat races, the 50th annual Fairest of the Fair contest, as well as a 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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