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Fill the Bus to be held August 6

BackPack Coalition to hold Fill The Bus August 6 (July 26, 2016) – Waukesha, WI – Fill the Bus will be held on Saturday, August 6 from 9 a.m. to 2...

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9th Annual Refashion For Life Charity Fashion Show Announced

The ninth annual “Refashion for Life” will be held Wed., Aug. 24, from 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. at Callen Construction’s Muskego Showroom and company grounds, S63 W13131 Janesville Rd....

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“Cave Quest” Vacation Bible School at Faith Community Church, July 18 - 22

Join the adventure evenings July 18 thru July 22 at Faith Community Church in Franklin, WI! At “Cave Quest” Vacation Bible School, your kids will experience how Jesus lights our...

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5K Run/Walk to Benefit Kenya Kids

5K RUN/WALK Saturday August 6th To benefit children in Kenya Supported by: Caring Christians 4 Kenya Foundation Oak Leaf Trail at Froeming Park 8801 S 51st St. Franklin Start time 9 AM Accompany local resident Ken Kernen as he...

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Annual Festival at Polonia Sport Club

Annual Polonia Festival, Sunday, August 7, at 10200 W Loomis Road, Franklin WI, 12:00-9:00 pm, Youth & adult soccer games, delicious homemade Polish food,famous roasted chicken dinners, desserts, Polish beverages,...

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Support Law Enforcement Families on July 27 at the Point After!

Point After Pub & Grille has a strong interest in supporting the various non-profit organizations in our community, so we have created our “Touchback Program” as a means to create...

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Free Bluegrass Concert July 10th

Pickin Up Speed a Bluegrass band, on Sunday July 10th at 1:30 at the Band Shell in Franklin's Legend Park. This Bluegrass band performs music in the style made popular...

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British Invasion 64 and Close Enuf Free Concert !

British Invasion 64 and Close Enuf will bring the music of the 60's 70's and 80's to Franklin's Band Shell in Legend Park on Sunday July 24th at 1:30....

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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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Enjoy Local Cuisine and the Water Bugs Show on Little Muskego Lake

Muskego Area Chamber of Commerce is offering another great taste of local cuisine on Wednesday, July 13 from 5:30 to 7:30. Enjoy sampling a variety of restaurant's menus while watching...

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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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Hoops for Awareness

On Saturday, August 13th, Modern Woodmen will be hosting our inaugural 3v3 Basketball Tournament and Family Fun Day. This event will take place at Hales Corners Lutheran from 9am-3pm....

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Playground at Malone Opens July 2nd

The New Berlin Junior Woman’s Club (NBJWC) announced in January that the club has been working with the City of New Berlin to build a barrier-free playground that will be...

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Muskego resident earns highest Girl Scout honor for senior citizen music therapy project

Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast (GSWISE) has given Muskego resident and Girl Scout Lauren Longhenry the highest award in Girl Scouting–the Girl Scout Gold Award. A Girl Scout who receives...

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Muskego resident earns highest Girl Scout honor with Engel Conservation Area seed collection project

Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast (GSWISE) has given Muskego resident and Girl Scout Emily Koster the highest award in Girl Scouting–the Girl Scout Gold Award. A Girl Scout who receives...

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Muskego resident earns highest Girl Scout honor with anti-bullying project

Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast (GSWISE) has given Muskego resident and Girl Scout Carolyn Kopp the highest award in Girl Scouting–the Girl Scout Gold Award. A Girl Scout who receives...

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Big Bend resident earns highest Girl Scout honor with heritage plant project

Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast (GSWISE) has given Big Bend resident and Girl Scout Krista Gerum the highest award in Girl Scouting–the Girl Scout Gold Award. A Girl Scout who...

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Support for K9s Keeps "Brewing"

Greenfield, WI, June 15, 2016: The public is invited to the 5th annual MECA Vest A K9 Fest, a fundraiser held on the grounds of the Milwaukee Emergency Center for...

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St. Mary's Parish Annual Fun Family Festival is Next Weekend

St. Mary's Parish is hosting its annual Family Fun Festival Friday - Sunday, June 24-26. The event, held on the parish grounds located at the corner of Hartwell and Newhall...

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The Rock Sports Complex to Host Crawfish Boil June 25

Nineteen88 Productions, MilwaukeeFood.com and The Rock Sports Complex are serving up your weekend plans! Help us make a SPLASH at The Rock’s Umbrella Bar on Saturday, June 25th for our...

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Community Watch

» Muskego gets a $500,000 state grant for Parkland Mall redevelopment Updated:  7/26

» New Berlin West baseball team exceeded expectations 7/25

» 2016 Waukesha County Fair coverage 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

» Muskego mixed-use project gets $500,000 state grant 7/20

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

» Time lapse: A tour of Big Muskego Lake shows hope, beauty reign in giant wetland 7/18

» #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

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

» New Berlin West baseball team drops heartbreaker to Greendale in regional final 7/17

» New Berlin Eisenhower baseball team falls to Cudahy in WIAA regional 7/17

» Muskego child enticement hearing for former West Bend official delayed Updated:  7/12

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

» New Berlin bicyclist killed in collision with semitrailer truck in Pewaukee 7/12

» Questions must be answered before Muskego Youth Football can use park 7/11

» Muskego soccer parents, Kurth Park neighbors might be on same side 7/11

» Police ask charges against Muskego man suspected of embezzlement 7/11

» Dog park idea takes step backward in Muskego 7/11

» New Berlin Eisenhower baseball team wins twice in Woodland Conference tournament 7/10

» New Berlin West baseball wins Woodland Conference tournament 7/8

» Initial Reaction Podcast: JR talks Olympic Trials with two local track athletes 7/7

» Greenfield's Bella Matthias repeats as NOW Newspapers' 2016 All-Suburban Softball Player of the Year 7/6

» Local lake districts, statewide programs persist in battle against invasive species Updated:  7/5

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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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