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Monday, September 17, 2018
(WAUKESHA, WI) – The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS)  and the Waukesha County Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) are advising residents to continue to protect themselves against mosquito bites due to the recent confirmation of this year’s first human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in a resident of Waukesha County. The majority of WNV human cases in the state occur during the ...read more
Monday, September 17, 2018
WISCONSIN – Schenck is hosting several tax workshops, “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Personal tax strategies.” Participants will receive a broad overview of the key provisions and how they impact individuals, including strategies to minimize your tax liability.Following the tax update, Dave Isaacson, chief investment officer with Schenck Investment Solutions, will share how tax legislation might ...read more
Monday, September 17, 2018
Pewaukee, WI – Snider Mold was named 2018 Employer of the Year by the WOW Workforce Development Board at their annual meeting held on September 13, 2018. The Employer of Year recognizes private-sector businesses that have achieved excellence in leadership, employee engagement and training, social responsibility, and workforce development partnership. Royce Hix, Controller at Snider Mold Company, ...read more
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
(WAUKESHA, WI)– The Friends of Retzer Nature Center’s Annual Apple Harvest Festival returns for its 32nd year of celebrating Waukesha County’s apple-growing heritage on Saturday, September 22 at Retzer Nature Center. The event is offering an apple market, arts and crafts vendors, a beer garden, live music, and many family-friendly activities from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Retzer Nature Center is located at ...read more
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Menomonee Falls, Wis. (Wednesday, Sept. 12) —  The 50th annual Cheery Cherry Fall Fair will be held at Village Park, N87 W16701 Garfield Drive, Menomonee Falls, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 23. Admission is a $4 donation at the gate. Proceeds from the fair will benefit Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Community Memorial Hospital in Menomonee Falls. This year’s fair will ...read more
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
(OCONOMOWOC, WI) – The Oconomowoc Dementia Friendly Coalition will be holding a Caregiver Resource Fair to provide awareness and education about dementia, as well as resources available to those caring for a loved one with dementia. The event will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2018, from 2:00 – 5:00pm at ProHealth Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital, 791 Summit Avenue, Oconomowoc, WI.  In ...read more
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
MILWAUKEE – Sept. 2, 2018 – The Zoological Society of Milwaukee is pleased to announce a $120,000 donation from power management company Eaton for the Window to the Wild Capital Campaign. The Zoological Society and Milwaukee County Zoo are in the midst of a capital campaign that will reimagine the Zoo over the next 25 years. The first phase of the Window to the Wild Capital Campaign is Adventure ...read more
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
(WAUKESHA, WI) – The public is invited to tour the City of Milwaukee/Waukesha County Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) as a part of the annual Doors Open Milwaukee event. This free behind-the-scenes guided tour will take place on Saturday, September 22 at the MRF, located at 1401 W. Mt. Vernon Ave., Milwaukee. Attendees will have an opportunity to see how their recyclable materials get a second ...read more
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
OCONOMOWOC, Wisconsin MSI General Corporation has recently hired Bill Mader as Project Superintendent.  Bill has over 29 years of experience in the construction industry, working on projects that range from health care to commercial and residential.  Bill received a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point.  Bill currently lives in Fond du Lac with his wife, ...read more
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Construction of a new Waukesha County Courthouse will improve security, address aging and out-of-date facility systems, and streamline operations, as detailed in the 2019 – 2023 Capital Projects Plan. The Plan includes funding for all major projects to be proposed in the County budget over the next five years, such as road, facility, and parks projects, as well as investments in ...read more
Monday, August 27, 2018
Contact: Nicole ArmendarizPhone: 262-548-7902 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDate: Thursday, August 23, 2018 WAUKESHA COUNTY’S 911 DISPATCH CENTER ACCEPTED INTO MISSING KIDS READINESS PROGRAM  (WAUKESHA, WI) – The Waukesha County Communications Center (WCC) has been awarded membership into the National Center for Mission and Exploited Children’s (NCMEC) Missing Kids Readiness Program. The Program ...read more
Monday, August 27, 2018
Contact:Kevin Yannykyanny@waukeshacounty.gov262-548-7740 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDate: August 22, 2018TEMPORARY CLOSURE: CTH Q AT OCONOMOWOC RIVER BRIDGE in TOWN OF MERTON  (WAUKESHA, WI) – Roadway construction is set to begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 on County Trunk Highway Q at the bridge over the Oconomowoc River. The project includes bridge replacement and reconstruction of the ...read more
Monday, August 27, 2018
 Wolter Power Systems Donates Equipment to WCTC's Diesel Equipment Tech Program Wolter Power Systems, a division of Wolter Group LLC, has donated equipment valued at $15,000 to Waukesha County Technical College to be used by students in the Diesel Equipment Technology associate degree program. The equipment includes an industrial Generac diesel generator (20KW fully functioning and equipped with ...read more
Monday, August 27, 2018
Contact: Analiese SmithPhone: 262-896-8014  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDate: Monday, August 27, 2018   WAUKESHA COUNTY HOUSEHOLD AND AGRICULTURAL HAZARDOUS WASTE SPECIAL COLLECTION SEPTEMBER 8  (WAUKESHA, WI) The City of Oconomowoc will hold its special one-day collection of household and agricultural hazardous waste open to any Waukesha County resident on Saturday, September 8 from 8:00 a.m. to ...read more
Monday, August 20, 2018
OCONOMOWOC, WISCONSIN—Spectrum Investment Advisors has selected MSI General Corporation to Design and Construct a vertical addition to their existing headquarters building at 6329 W Mequon Rd, Mequon, WI  53092.  The project includes creating a club level coffee house, additional offices and a new signature tower element that will be home to a new conference facility featuring 16 foot ceilings and ...read more
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Monday, August 20, 2018
MILWAUKEE, WI (August 15, 2018) - Meissner Tierney Fisher & Nichols S.C. is pleased to announce that eight of its shareholders have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Best Lawyers® compiles its lists of attorneys by recognizing those who have been nominated by their peers through extensive confidential peer-review surveys distinguishing their ...read more
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Monday, August 20, 2018
Join the Wisconsin Philharmonic as they open their 2018/2019 season “Tapestry of Music” with violinist, Lara St. John at the Rustic Manor 1848 in Hartland. A new performance venue for the Philharmonic, the Rustic Manor is a perfect place for the orchestra to perform Vivaldi’s TheFour Seasons as the audience experiences the beautiful backdrop of the changing fall colors. The concert will be held on ...read more
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Monday, August 20, 2018
Open house to discuss construction plans  The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is hosting a public involvement meeting to discuss the upcoming construction of the final phase of the West Waukesha Bypass project.  Meeting Details:Tuesday, August 214:30pm-7pmWisDOT Southeast Regional Office – Room 151141 NW Barstow StreetWaukesha, WI 53187  What to expectConstruction along County ...read more
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Monday, August 20, 2018
(WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County is announcing a “public involvement meeting” to discuss roadway improvements to County Highway O (S. Moorland Road) on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. The meeting will take place from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the New Berlin Public Library (15105 W Library Lane, New Berlin, WI). The project extends approximately 0.25 miles from just north of the I-43 westbound ramps to just ...read more
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