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Liberty Dance Center Performing at WQYL Radio Summer Event

Liberty Dance Center will be participating at the 1st annual WQYL Radio Summer Event this Friday August 5th at Fox River Park in Waukesha on Friday August 5th. The...

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Independent Business Association of Wisconsin (IBAW) rapidly gaining new members

The Independent Business Association of Wisconsin (IBAW) is quickly gaining new members during the first half of 2016. New member growth rate is up 30% from 2015. Steve Kohlmann, executive director...

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Hartford UHS Team Wins Safety Room Challenge at Muskego High School

Dennis Schmitt, Tim Hegy, Mike Horst, and Sharon Paternoster from Hartford Union High School District won the Wisconsin Association of School Business Officials (WASBO) Safety Room Challenge at the WASBO...

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White House of Music Acquires Hartland Music's Retail Showroom Operations

White House of Music, Inc. and Hartland Music, Inc. today announced that White House of Music will acquire the retail, rental, and repair operations of Hartland Music, effective August 1,...

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GSC & SOLIDWORKS Partner With The EAA to Deliver SOLIDWORKS to Members

Graphics Systems Corp. (GSC), a leading provider of 3D engineering solutions, has partnered with the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) and Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS to offer EAA members free access to...

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4th Annual Cruisin’ the Grove Scheduled for Aug. 7

The 4th Annual “On-Street” Classic Car and Motorcycle Show as part of “Cruisin’ the Grove” will take place Sun., Aug. 7 between 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Located on Watertown Plank...

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Off Broadway Salon Celebrate's 30 Years

Off Broadway Salon is celebrating their 30th Anniversary throughout the month of August. Each week is filled with savings and giveaways. August 6th come celebrate in the salon with refreshments and...

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Liberty Dance Center to Perform at Berkshires on Kensignton

The Liberty Dance Center Performing Company dancers are making a repeat performance dancing at the Berkshires on Kensington this Wednesday August 3rd. They performed for the residents earlier in...

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Join us Thursday, July 28th, 6:00-9:00 for Tapas and the very talented D'Arez! Complimentary Tortilla Chips at Bar! Happy Hour in Bar & On Patio 2pm-6pm!...

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Meijer to Sponsor Six Flags Great America Back-2-School Blast

Meijer to Sponsor Six Flags Great America Back-2-School Blast Spend $60 at any Wisconsin Meijer receive $15 off admission to theme park on Aug. 13 WHO: Meijer, the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer,...

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Wisconsin Luxury Home Market(ing) Trends

With a surplus of luxury homes in Wisconsin and throughout the country, it may appear that buyers hold all the bargaining power. Inventory of high-end homes was up nearly 16...

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Alliance Tax & Accounting Service expands office to accommodate growth

Alliance Tax & Accounting Service has added an additional 300 sq. ft. to their office space to accommodate anticipated growth in 2016. The eight-year-old tax resolution and accounting firm currently...

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Rogers Behavioral Health to Host Job Fair on August 11

WEST ALLIS, Wis -- Rogers Behavioral Health will be hosting a job fair on Thursday, August 11, from 2-6 p.m. at Rogers Memorial Hospital - West Allis, 11101 W. Lincoln...

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Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce sponsoring Waukesha regional job fair

The Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with ResCare Workforce Services and the Hartland, Oconomowoc and Pewaukee area Chambers of Commerce, is sponsoring a Waukesha Regional Job Fair on...

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Liberty Dance Center to perform at WQYL/ Hunger Task Force Event

The Performing Company dancers and a group of dancers from the Competition Team at Liberty Dance Center is partnering with WQYL radio station and the Hunger Task Force at a...

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Demlang Builders Welcomes Martha Ziegler as Selections Coordinator

Demlang Builders, an award winning leader in the home building industry in both the Waukesha and Greater Milwaukee areas, has added Martha Ziegler as an addition to their team in...

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Toomas Mitt and TBG Networks change direction of company; introduces POM services

TBG Networks LLC has done a turnaround in the managed services industry. Toomas Mitt, owner of TBG, has turned the company direction to the smaller computer user, and is promising...

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Toomas Mitt and TBG Networks change direction of company; introduces POM services

TBG Networks LLC has done a turnaround in the managed services industry. Toomas Mitt, owner of TBG, has turned the company direction to the smaller computer user, and is promising...

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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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Cigar Networkers of Milwaukee Presents - 10 Things You Should Never Do As a Cigar Smoker

Cigar Networkers of Milwaukee (CNOM) - - is a Milwaukee Area professional & social group for women & men who love to smoke cigars or pipes, network &...

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Community Watch

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Menomonee Falls baseball virtuoso Ty Weber and Big Ten Media Day Updated:  7/29

» Plans for new Mad Rooster Cafe net final approval from Waukesha Plan Commission Updated:  7/29

» Unfavorable weather crimps attendance at Waukesha County Fair 7/28

» Judge: Prison for Waukesha man who led police on naked, drug-fueled pursuit Updated:  7/28

» Waukesha man accused of spitting on, trying to bite police officers Updated:  7/28

» Ex-Kmart site in Waukesha to grow with new freestanding retail building 7/28

» Court of Appeals: Slender Man stabbing defendants stay in adult court Updated:  7/27

» Power outage temporarily closes Waukesha County Courthouse, administrative buildings 7/27

» Assembly District 83 candidates agree on taxes, differ on opiate issue 7/26

» Waukesha planning staff mulling another downtown apartment project Updated:  7/26

» GOP vice presidential candidate Mike Pence to hold rally at Waukesha County Expo Center 7/26

» Waukesha panel OKs La Casa de Esperanza's charter school expansion 7/25

» New Latin American restaurant Arepanitas opens near downtown Waukesha Updated:  7/25

» Complaint: Waukesha woman, drunk, grabbed gun following phone dispute Updated:  7/25

» Waukesha police report: July 28, 2016 issue 7/25

» Crest owner brings Irish flavor to new venture in downtown Waukesha Updated:  7/25

» 2016 Waukesha County Fair coverage 7/22

» Video: Animal races, 4-H and a geese champion at the Waukesha County Fair 7/22

» Unpaid fees could keep Waukesha students from graduation ceremonies 7/22

» Waukesha South open art studio gives students opportunity to create 7/22

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

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

» Stay cool at Hebron House and Jeremy Safe Haven 7/21

» Waukesha Salvation Army offering cool place to stay in light of impending heat wave 7/20

» Woman killed in Waukesha County crash is identified Updated:  7/20

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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.