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Milwaukee Milkmen Launch Video

Will Your Homeowners Insurance Come Through After a Natural Disaster? 

Analysts with Consumer Reports say when it comes to severe weather, make sure you review your Homeowners policy. 

Milwaukee at a Crossroads

It's been two years since CBS 58's primetime special Milwaukee at a Crossroads.

Back to School Safety
Racine County Sheriff's Office releases PSA on Back to School Safety

Events at Fiserv Forum

Acts coming to Fiserv Forum in September include Kevin Hart, Maroon 5, Justin Timberlake, and Jim Gaffigan.

CBS News exclusive interview with Giannis Antetokounmpo

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo is saying he has his teammate's back following the controversial arrest of Sterling Brown.

Highways Closed due to Flooding

Flood waters have closed several roads across the state on a busy travel weekend.

Madison Street Closures due to Flooding

Heavy rains have created flood conditions in the City of Madison. Check this page for updates on road closures, City services, and flood cleanup.

Fiserv Forum Open House Ticket

Admission into the Fiserv Forum Open House and Fourth Annual Bucks Summer Block Party presented by Klement’s is free, but visitors planning to attend need to claim their free ticket.

"Heart of Canal Street" Campaign

You have a chance to help kids less fortunate through Bingo games at Potawatomi now until the middle of December.

Marquette Law School Poll 

Complete poll results and methodology information. For more local political coverage, please click here. 

Revitalize Milwaukee

Free home repairs in the city of Milwaukee.

2018 Milwaukee Irish Festival

All are eyes will be smiling with the 38th annual Milwaukee Irish Fest in town during the weekend of August 17th.  

Bucks Grand Opening Tickets

The Milwaukee Bucks will host a grand opening for the Fiserv Forum on August 26. Tickets for tours of the new arena are free.

MyVote Wisconsin

Information on voting locations, registration and the ballot can be found on MyVote Wisconsin.

Boelter SuperStore 10th Anniversary Celebration

Boelter SuperStore is a great place to go for any kitchen upgrade. And now it's celebrating 10 years in business.  There's a customer appreciation day on Thursday, August 9.  Click here to RSVP.

China Lights: Panda-Mania

Tickets are now on sale for China Lights, the event that celebrates Asian culture and lights up the Boerner Botanical Gardens for a month during the fall.

Wisconsin Uniform Crime Reporting sex crimes database

An interactive tool for criminal justice agencies, researchers, and the community to access data on sex offenses reported by Wisconsin law enforcement agencies to the Wisconsin Department of Justice.

Milwaukee Power Hockey Team Tryouts

If you think you have what it takes to "make miracles" on the ice, then you might want to try out for the Milwaukee Power.  It's a new junior hockey league in town.

I-94 North-South Freeway Project

Information on the Wisconsin Department of Transportation's construction project that will span from Milwaukee County to Kenosha County

Michael Michalski Memorial Fund

Official Milwaukee Police Department sanctioned GoFundMe account for the family of fallen officer Michael Michalski. A memorial fund has also been established at Tri-City Bank. 

66th EAA/AirVenture

All eyes will be on the sky for this week's EAA/AirVenture at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh.  Click here for all the information you need in case you're going.

Festa Italiana 2018 admission and information

Festa Italiana gets underway at Henry Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee on July 20.

National Disability Voter Registration Week

To register online to vote in Wisconsin, go to http://myvote.wi.gov./

New "Science CITY" Exhibit at The Betty Brinn Children's Musuem

A new exhibit at the Betty Brinn Children's Museum opens a child's mind to math and science through fun experiments and interactive activities.  

Milwaukee Classic Dive Rally 2018

The Lake Michigan Classic Diving Organization (LMCDO) is hosting Wisconsin's first Classic Diving Event on Milwaukee's lakefront during the weekend of July 13-15. Portions of the three-day dive event will be open to the general public, with the opportunity to wear and dive into Lake Michigan with vintage-designed diving equipment

GoFundMe for family of fallen Firefighter Cory Barr

A GoFundMe page has been set up to help the family of Cory Barr, the firefighter killed in a gas explosion in Sun Prairie. 

Inside the Rescue - CBS This Morning

Maj. Charles Hodges, the U.S. mission commander for the 353rd Special Operations unit for the Air Force, was a part of the rescue operation in Thailand. Hodges described the tense moments leading up to that final rescue to "CBS This Morning" on Wednesday.

"Eating Global in The Neighborhood" at Mason Street Grill

No passport required at this restaurant although you'll feel like you'll need one.  Various dishes from all around the world are being served. 

All Star Final Vote

Vote to send Jesús Aguilar to the All-Star Game. Read more here. 

School Safety Grants

A list of all 735 schools and school districts that have requested grant funds

Historic Milwaukee, Inc.

This non-profit dedicates itself to the rich history of Milwaukee.  It offers close to 10 walking tours, including the new sculpture tour.


YoungStar is Wisconsin's child care quality rating and improvement system.

Veterans Outreach of Wisconsin

If you are or know of a homeless veteran in Wisconsin, click this link to find permanent shelter for them.


After 50 years of conventional phacoemulsification, Iantech introduces a micro-­interventional devices designed to deliver energy-­free endocapsular lens fragmentation.

MacCanon Brown Homeless Sanctuary

You can support operations staff or building funds for a homeless sanctuary serving Milwaukee's homeless population.

Child Tax Rebate

The $100 per child sales tax rebate can be claimed until July 2. Claim yours by clicking the link above. 

Foxconn Open Houses

Foxconn is hosting two open houses at the "Opus" building. One is Friday, June 29 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and the other is Saturday, June 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Waukesha Ghost Walk

You don't have to wait until Halloween to be scared, Waukesha has ghost walks you can take during the summer.

Kanaloa Tiki Lounge

If you love a Tiki lounge and floating on the water, this could be the perfect experience for you.

Water Taxi MKE

You can actually take a taxi, on the water, to get from place to place in downtown Milwaukee.

Summerfest Section

Find a list of amphitheater headliners, ground stage performers, a fan guide, and more Summerfest news.

Packers introducing Mobile Tickets

Information about the Packers' new Mobile Ticket option and the elimination of Print at Home tickets. 

Traffic changes for Big Bang Fireworks

The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office will be closing the I-794 northbound lanes of the Hoan Bridge tomorrow night at 8:00 p.m. at Carferry Drive prior to the Summerfest Big Bang fireworks.

Packers Family Night

Tickets for Packers Family Night go on sale Wednesday, June 27, at 10 a.m. CDT.

Wisconsin Humane Society camps for kids

If your kid loves animals, these are camps put on by the Wisconsin Humane Society for him or her. 

ToAD Bike Race

11 communities in 11 days.  It's the 10th annual "Tour of America's Dairyland" bike race.  And chances are you've seen these bikers trekking across your town.

Fallen MPD Officer

Complete coverage of death MPD officer killed on June 7, 2018

Cedarburg's Strawberry Festival

If you love your juicy strawberries, you have to check out this annual event the weekend of June 23rd in Cedarburg.

1st Annual MK Pupathlon

Friday, June 22 is "Take Your Dog to Work Day."  One local advertising/marketing firm is raising money for the Wisconsin Humane Society.  Click here if you want to help.

The Hop Instructional Videos

Whether you're a streetcar passenger or a nearby motorist, learn these safety tips for navigating on and alongside The Hop.

Mosquito Joe

A new service in town promises to get those pesky mosquitoes out of your life for good.  This pest control company treats both residential and commercial areas.

15th Annual Milwaukee Summer Putt Putt League

Yes, you're reading this right.  The Milwaukee area has its own Summer Putt Putt League.  The deadline to sign up is Monday, June 18.

Hot Weather Safety Tips

The City of Milwaukee Health Department is reminding residents to stay safe in hot weather.

Polish Fest

If you're looking to celebrate the 100th anniversary of modern day Poland, the annual Polish Fest happening the third weekend of June along the Milwaukee Lakefront is the perfect place to be.

Jazz in the Park

Jazz in the Park is a free, outdoor, summer music series, featuring an eclectic lineup of jazz, big band, funk, R & B, reggae, blues and more.

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Father's Day is all about the steaks, and Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar is the perfect spot to learn about all cuts of meat and preps to make them taste even better.

2018 FIFA World Cup viewing parties

Viewing parties in the Milwaukee area for the 2018 FIFA World Cup games

Funeral details and memorial fund for fallen Officer Charles Irvine

The visitation and funeral for fallen Officer Charles Irvine is scheduled for Saturday, June 16. An official memorial fund has also been set up.

Cooking Classes at the Milwaukee Public Market 

The Milwaukee Public Market offers a range of cooking classes including hands-on, demonstration for a wide variety of ages and skill levels. 

Milwaukee Community Sailing Center

The Milwaukee Community Sailing Center offers classes on this sport, especially for those not normally able to take advantage of it.  

Light The Hoan Campaign

A group is working to add lights to Milwaukee's Hoan Bridge in recognition of the unseen or under-celebrated acts of kindness, generosity and service that give the city hope.

GoFundMe for James Petty

Petty was the victim of a home invasion at the end of May. A GoFundMe has been set up to help replace the things that were taken from him.

MPS Schools earn awards

108 Milwaukee Public Schools have earned awards for academic excellence and positive behavior from a statewide report.

Election Information

Click the link above for information about the upcoming primary. To see what's on your ballot, please click here. 

Traveling Beer Garden Schedule

Follow the iconic Sprecher trucks and experience a new twist on beer gardens.

Sterling Brown Coverage

Newly released body camera video shows officers actions after Sterling Brown's arrest.

MCTS Summerfest Routes

MCTS is offering several choices to get to all of the great fests Milwaukee has to offer this year. 

Highway 18 Outdoor Theatre

Watch a movie the old fashioned way.  In the safe confines of your car. This is one of southeast Wisconsin's drive-in theatres.

Monitor Beach Closings

The City of Milwaukee Health Department will post the daily results of their beach water quality testing

Milwaukee Downtown Dining Week

There's still plenty of good time to try some good eats as part of "Downtown Dining Week" in Milwaukee.  It runs through June 7th.  The event is considered one of the best ways to savor some of the city's finest fare while saving a few dollars.

Project Lifesaver

Wandering is a very common behavior among those with cognitive conditions, and in that instance, it is very dangerous, and potentially life threatening. By enrolling your loved one in Project Lifesaver, they will become a part of a community that is dedicated to their safety and well-being, while ensuring that in the event that they wander, they will be located within a timely manner and returned home safely. Project Lifesaver will provide your loved one with an additional layer of protection, which will provide your family with newly found peace of mind.

Hot Summer MKE

A resource to find summer school, camps, enrichment programs and special events being held across Milwaukee this summer.

Go Fund Me for Oliphant Family

The family had just been discharged from Children's Hospital when their car started on fire.

Brewers, Cardinals game on Facebook Live

Click the link above to watch the Brewers Cardinals game on Facebook Live. 

Milwaukee County Pools Guide

Find more information about pools in Milwaukee County, including hours and locations. 

We Energies' Falcon Cams

See a livestream of the falcons as many of the chicks learn how to fly. 

Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center Live Webcam

A live stream of the progress being made on the new Bucks arena. 

Celebrate The Royal Wedding at Three Lions Pub

It's probably the next best thing to being at the Royal Wedding.  Three Lions Pub in Shorewood is having a tea party while the big event is actually happening on Saturday, May 19.

Lake Express Ferry

It's one of the fastest ways to get from Wisconsin to Michigan.  The Lake Express Ferry.  it's the 15th season for the service.  Click here for special discounts offered.  


Website to take your name off consumer credit reporting companies. 

Donations for Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church

The South Wisconsin District of the Lutheran Church Missouri-Synod is collecting donations. 

"McDonald's Unwrapped"

This fundraiser for SHARP Literacy involves taking a Happy Meal and making it happier as McDonald's food becomes gourmet. The event takes place Thursday, May 17 at South Second in Walker's Point.

Sip & Purr Cat Cafe

Milwaukee's first cat cafe opens June 1. The cafe is now taking reservations. 

19th Annual NARI Milwaukee Tour of Remodeled Homes

What's old is certainly new again when it comes to remodeled homes. You can see a creative selection, 19 in fact, the weekend of May 19th.

2018 Big Gig Giveaway

Cousins Subs giving away free subs and Summerfest tickets

Find a Take Back My Meds MKE location

Milwaukee County has 76 locations where people can dispose of their unused medications.

Help replace stolen choir risers

The Milwaukee Choristers trailer and risers was stolen over a month ago. The group is raising money to buy new ones.

Mother's Day Deals

A list of deals and events around southeast Wisconsin for moms on Mother's Day.

Wine Tasting at Foamation Cheesehead Factory

Drink wine, taste all types of cheese, and see how the iconic Cheeseheads are made. RSVP here to attend the wine tasting event at Foamation during the evening of Friday, May 11

GoFundMe for Nathan Dyer & Family

Crowdfunding account for family of teen who became ill in Paris, France. 

GoFundMe for Mike & Tammy Woerishofer Breitwish

GoFundMe account to help Wisconsin family evacuated due to Hawaii volcano

Mount Mary's CREO Fashion Show

This annual fashion show is on Friday, May 11.  It'll be held at three different times during the day.  This one promises to be a special event since it marks 50 years for the occasion.  There's a look back and ahead in terms of fashion and style.  Click here to purchase tickets.

West Allis Farmers Market opens May 5, other area Farmers Markets opening soon

List of Farmers Markets in the area and when their seasons begin

Vote for Ballpark Commons team name in Franklin

Vote for the team name for the new minor league baseball team coming to Franklin in Spring 2019.

Ear Ringing Relief - Levo System

Utilizing an FDA-cleared neuroscience-based approach, the Levo System is a personal and patented nightly sound therapy designed to improve the quality of life for patients suffering from tinnitus or ear ringing.

Family looking for sentimental ring last seen at Aurora Health Care in Milwaukee

Anyone with information on the ring is asked to contact the family at rjabobcat@cs.com or anderhea@gmail.com.

Free Toy for Going "Screen Free"

If your child can give up the video games and computer for one full week, they can win a free toy at Ruckus & Glee in Wauwatosa.  

Vote For Your Favorite Oreo Flavor

Briggs & Stratton show off new engine features for lawn care season

Wauwatosa-based Briggs & Stratton showed off some of the new engines that are going into lawn mowers for several different companies.

Wisconsin State Fair Deals

Wisconsin State Fair officials are excited to announce a variety of deals and discounts on sale now for the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair, presented by U.S. Cellular.

Go Fund Me for Kewaskum homes destroyed by fire

Funds raised will go toward the families impacted after several homes in the Kewaskum neighborhood of Odawa Circle were devastated by a fire.


If you don't like going to the gym, let the gym come to you.  Fitness trainer included.  

NFL Draft updates from CBS Sports

Spirits of Norway

The "Spirits of Norway" is one of the only winery and vineyards in our area.  It's locally made and award winning.  Click here to order a bottle.

Vote for Jabari Parker in NBA Cares Community Assist Award

Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker is one of 10 finalists for the season-long NBA Cares Community Assist Award. Fans can vote on social media through May 6 by using #NBACommunityAssist and #JabariParker on Twitter and Instagram and on Facebook by responding or commenting on a post from an NBA account (NBA, NBA Cares and the Bucks account) using #NBACommunityAssist and #JabariParker.

Dose of Reality Drug Take Back Day

A statewide Drug Take Back Day is being held on Saturday, April 28. Click to find a Drug Take Back location near you

Calorie Labeling
Calorie labeling on restaurant menus and vending machines: A guide to what you need to know.

Hospital Safety Grade

Hospital Safety Scores are assigned to approximately 2,500 general acute-care hospitals across the nation twice annually. 

GoFundMe for the Lindgrens

Funds raised would go towards a Kenosha County couple whose home is on the verge of falling into Lake Michigan. 

Clever highway safety signs hold serious messages for drivers

CBS 58’s Lindsey Branwall goes inside the brainstorming process and met with the team responsible for the DOT messages signs drivers see on the highway.

Landmark Credit Union Home Building/Buying Seminars

Spring tends to be the home buying season.  Landmark Credit Union is offering different home building/buying seminars to make this lifetime investment as easy as possible.

Hasbro Toy Recycling

Toy manufacturer Hasbro is launching a pilot toy recycling program.

Marching Band Tickets

UW-Madison Marching Band will host its annual varsity spring concert

ER Wait Watcher

For each hospital in Wisconsin, check the time, on average, that patients wait in emergency rooms.

Tailgate Tour

More information about the Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour


The four-day festival is in partnership with Aurora Health Care, the event’s presenting sponsor, and will offer Hispanic films, cultural food and beverages, and a variety of other special events/activities.


Primary site for contractors to engage with public infrastructure and building construction

Brewers vs. Cardinals only on Facebook April 11

The MLB and Facebook have a deal to stream 25 games this season on Facebook Watch. On April 11, the chosen game is the Brewers vs. Cardinals.

Transit Oriented Development Survey

Take the Transit Oriented Development Survey for Future Streetcar Extensions.

Vote in Packers Ticket Takeover Contest

See the finalists and vote for your favorite in the Packers Ticket Takeover Contest

Share Your Spare

West Allis woman in need of kidney looking for donor

Election Results for 2018 Spring General Election

Results from the 2018 Spring General Election held on April 3, 2018.

Sojourner Family Peace Center

This non-profit has helped those affected by abuse for more than 40 years.  If you need individual support or crisis housing, you can click the attached link or call 414-933-2722 for the 24-hour domestic hotline and shelter.

Wisconsin Humane Society Dog Training Classes

Bring your puppy or dog to the Wisconsin Humane Society for fun and engaging training classes. All of the classes use reward-based training technique

Announced acts coming to the Wisconsin Entertainment & Sports Center

Even though the new Bucks arena hasn't opened yet, several events have already been booked.

North Texas company recalls nearly 4 tons of raw beef items

A North Texas company has recalled nearly 4 tons (3.63 metric tons) of raw beef wrongly produced and packaged without federal inspection.

Foxconn Informational Session for Construction Jobs

Pre-register here to attend informational sessions about construction jobs needed to build the Foxconn facility in Racine County. They will be held this April throughout the state.

Organ & Tissue Donation Registry

Register today to be an organ, tissue and eye donor.

We Energies Falcon Cams

Peregrine falcons are making their nests at four We Energies plants. See a livestream of the falcons at the above link. 

Packers Tailgate Tour Ticket Information

Packers fans have a chance to meet current and former Packers players in a few weeks.

Making the Milwaukee Streetcar

The company making Milwaukee's streetcar let CBS 58 inside so we could show it to you.

"BHLDN Bridal Trunk Show"

Spring means flowers and also weddings.  The second annual "BHLDN Bridal Trunk Show" is returning to Milwaukee's Third Ward for another year.  It's a way to see the latest fashion and flower trends for your big day.  Click here to make an appointment for a consultation.

Wisconsin Voter Photo ID Law Information

Information about how and where to get a voter photo ID. 

Milwaukee-area finalist in Janitor of the Year Contest

In its fifth year, the Janitor of the Year Contest aims to draw attention to the everyday heroes that wear invisible capes and go above and beyond their job description to make schools a clean, healthy and fun learning environment. One of the top ten finalists include Dennis “Doc” Stadler – Lake Country (Elementary) School -- Hartland, Wis.

Wisconsin Humane Society Barks & Bloom Spring Break Camp

Barks and Blooms Spring Break Camp is a one-day camp for kids in grades 2-6. Campers learn about animal safety, training, care and more.

Kids Self-Defense Program at Monkey Bar Gym

Does your child have what it takes to fend for him or herself?  A new self-defense class at the Monkey Bar Gym in Milwaukee's Third Ward is geared towards kids ages 7 through 12, and it might be the perfect experience for your youngster. 

National Problem Gambling Helpline
The network is a single national access point to local resources for those seeking help for a gambling problem.

Vince Lombardi Green Bay Packers 1965 Game Worn Sweater

Vince Lombardi's Green Bay Packers "Vintage 1965 Game Worn Sweater" is up for sale. 

60 Minutes report with Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey reports on how trauma plays a role in childhood development and what new methods are being used to help kids who have experienced it

Announced acts coming to the new Bucks arena

The full line-up of announced acts coming to the Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center

AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin

The AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin - ARCW Milwaukee location has extended its hours for testing during this week and the week of March 12.

Chairs for Shelter Pets

A shelter in Illinois is asking for older chairs for the animals they currently have.

Giannis Antetokounmpo Meet & Greet auction

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo is auctioning off two meet and greet tickets. The money raised will support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

"The Snow Queen"

The Cedarburg Children's Theater is putting on this Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale during the weekend of March 10.  If you like "Frozen," you'll probably enjoy this production as well.

Wisconsin Humane Society

A seriously injured cat nicknamed Maytag is rescued from a dryer vent. The cost of Maytag's medical care is expected to exceed $1,500. 

Healing with Ballet

This complimentary series of classes focuses on a gentle, low-impact form of ballet designed to increase flexibility and body awareness, decrease stress and anxiety, encourage well-being and improve self-esteem for optimal health.

"Taste & Toast"

Think of this event like the appetizer to Downtown Dining Week in Milwaukee. It's five nights of sipping and sampling at 30 bars, restaurants, and lounges during happy hour. Click here to see all the places involved and some of the different menus.

First Stage presents The Wiz

Information about First Stage Theater’s production of The Wiz now playing at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.

Report a Cougar
The DNR is interested in receiving reports on cougar observations in the state.

Credit Card Fraud Remains a Major Problem

Six Things Worth Knowing About Chip Cards
EMV chip cards come with many benefits – including reduction of card fraud and safer transactions – but you may still have questions about chips, how they work and impact your life.

AARP Smart Driver Course

Done in a day!  This is a course geared toward drivers at least 50 years old, but anyone can take it.  It's four hours of classroom instruction with new and updated material. You can even do it online. Some insurance companies even offer discounts for completion of the class.  You must pre-register.  Click on the attached link or call 877-390-8806 for all the details.

Project Playground

A Wisconsin elementary school is a finalist to win $100,000 for a new playground. You can vote.

Milwaukee Auto Show

You can check it out from February 24 till March 4 at the Wisconsin Center.

Free STD Testing

The City of Milwaukee Health Department's STD and HIV Program seeks to prevent the spread of STDs and HIV by proving education to health providers and citizens of the city of Milwaukee, offering preventative and screening and treatment services care to the general population.

"Strong Women, Strong Coffee"

For any woman looking to start up her own business, there's a great opportunity to network and learn.  It's happening on Wednesday, February 21st.

"Discover The Dinosaurs:  Time Trek"

If dinosaurs are your thing, you have to check out "Discover The Dinosaurs:  Time Trek" at the Wisconsin Center both February 17th and 18th. Oh yeah, you'll find sharks there too!

NARI Spring Home Improvement Show

It's never too soon to start thinking about all the projects you need to do around your home, especially with spring just around the corner.  Click here to learn more about the NARI Spring Home Improvement Show happening the third weekend of February at the State Expo Center.

The American Hockey League (AHL) and power management company Eaton announced that Beaver Dam Family Center Ice Arena in Beaver Dam, WI, representing the Milwaukee Admirals, is among the ten (10) community skating rinks across North America selected as semi-finalists in a innovative promotion.

Snowmobiling in Wisconsin

Splash Studio in Milwaukee's Third Ward

It's considered to be one of Milwaukee's premier paint bars.  And this time of year, you have even more variety than usual.  Beside the famous "glow parties," you can take part in "Red Hot Love Fest." Click here for all the information.

Sledding Hills in Milwaukee County

511 Wisconsin

Turn Phone Screen to Grayscale

American Heart Organization

Make Your Own Casket

Build your own casket in under 30 minutes with a handcrafted casket kit, delivered directly to your door.

Tow to Go

Since 1998, Tow to Go has safely removed more than 25,000 impaired drivers from roads across the Southeast and the Midwest. The Auto Club Group Traffic Safety Foundation and Budweiser provide this program to prevent impaired drivers from getting behind the wheel and risking the lives of other motorists.

FUEL's Professional Development Boot Camp

This could be the first step in landing you the job you always wanted.  Attend business development workshops during the week of January 29th to understand a better way of fitting in the working world. 

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

Animal Flow

Innovative fitness program that combines quadrupedal and ground-based movement with elements from various bodyweight-training disciplines.

City of Milwaukee Entry-Level Career Fair

Learn about employment opportunities with the Department of Public Works!

Rock Sports Complex

There's a variety of winter sports you can do at the Rock Sports Complex in Franklin.  Click here to find out what's available.

E-Notify: Get City Information by Email

By using E-Notify you can find out when important things happen in the City via email and text alerts. 

Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs / Division of Emergency Management

The Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program is responsible for developing and maintaining Wisconsin's emergency plans to a nuclear incident and exercising those response plans with affected local communities and the utilities.

How to Plan Ahead for Disasters

How to protect oneself in the event of a nuclear blast.

Lakefront Brewery again offering free Valentine's Day weddings and vow renewals

Like in years past, Lakefront Brewery is offering FREE weddings and vow renewals on Wednesday, February 14th.

Employ Milwaukee

Click the link for more information about Employ Milwaukee

NBA All-Star Voting

Vote to get your favorite players into the NBA All-Star Game 2018

Midwest Gaming Convention

It's all fun and games this weekend at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center for the annual Midwest Gaming Convention.

No Amount of Tears
Voices Against Violence Coalition releases anti-bullying music video.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. 1-800-273-8255.

Governor Scott Walker outlines 2018 goals in weekly radio address

Packers Fan Hall of Fame

Click the link to vote for the Packers Ultimate Fan for the 2017 Packers Fan Hall of Fame contest. Voting continues through January 31, 2018. 


Get a live look at some of the places in the path of a powerful storm on the Earthcam website. 

"Paint Your Pet!" Classes at KitscheCoo in Greendale

Painting your pet on canvas might be one of the best ways to immortalize your beloved animals.  KitscheCoo in Greendale offers classes once a month.  Click here for all the details.  

2018 U.S. Olympic Long Track Trials at the Pettit National Ice Center

This is definitely an event to match the very cold weather we've been experiencing lately. Through January 7th, the U.S. Olympic Long Track Speedskating Trials will take place at the Pettit National Ice Center. Click here if you want to learn more or even purchase tickets.

Reported Problems With AT&T

City of Milwaukee Property Taxes

Goldfish Swim School

There's a new option for parents these days when it comes to swimming lessons.  Goldfish Swim School in Brookfield works with children as young as four months old.  

Milwaukee Pedestrian Plan Survey 

DPW wants to hear from you: What do you think about walking in Milwaukee? Take the online survey! 

Healium Hot Yoga

A new, cozy exercise studio in Bay View offering heated & non heated yoga. Vinyasa Flow, Power Hour, Yoga Sculpt, Slow Flow and more! All levels welcome! 


Pinterest and Etsy come alive at a new studio in Milwaukee's Third Ward.  Might even be a great place to go for a holiday gift.

Santa Cruise in Williams Bay

How about seeing spectacular holiday lights by boat?  You can do so if you head to Williams Bay for an evening.  Click here to learn more about the Santa Cruise.

"Snow Day" at Discovery World

Check out "Snow Day" at Discovery World on Saturday, December 16.  You can meet Santa and make cool holiday-themed projects as well as science experiments.  

TSA Screening Changes

Check and see which items are allowed in a checked bag, a carry-on, or not at all.

ACA Help

You can find local help with your health insurance application.

Milwaukee Gun Violence Resources

Information regarding the Salvation Army's Chaplaincy Program. 

Healthcare Enrollment Events

List of open enrollment events happening in various counties in Wisconsin. 

10 Smartphone Features to Help you Age in Place

Renter SafetyNet

New Wisconsin insurance program gives landlords a cash payout when a tenant can’t pay the rent due to loss of job, illness, or injury.

"Think Pawsitive" in New Berlin

Sign up for agility work for your dog or maybe IQ Camp.  There's even rehabilitation. Just click here. 

Christmas around Milwaukee Bakery Bus Tour

If you want to learn (and eat) about holiday treats from around the world, then click on this link. 

Milwaukee Art Museum Upcoming Events

The latest Milwaukee Art Museum family programs and events.

Packers Fan Hall of Fame

Fans are asked to nominate themselves, a relative or friend for the honor of being the 20th member of the Packers FAN Hall of Fame with an essay of 500 words or less, describing the merits of the nominee. Each nomination should be accompanied by a photo. The nomination period will remain open until Thursday, Nov. 30.

9 to 5 Wisconsin

An organization winning justice for working women in Wisconsin.

Special Report: Winter Weather Outlook

The Salvation Army's "Toy Shop"

Now through mid-December, you can help a family in need have the best holiday they can remember in a very long time.  Click here to learn more about the annual "Toy Shop" put on by The Salvation Army.  CBS 58 is proud to be part of this annual event as well.  

Dr. Interviews Gypsy Rose Blancard

Gypsy Rose Blanchard decided that killing her own mother was her only way to escape years of abuse. She reveals her story to Dr. Phil in an exclusive interview.

Wisconsin Organ Donor Registry

GoFundMe for crossing guard injured in hit-and-run on November 10

The Milwaukee Police Department crossing guard, injured in a hit and run November 10, is now a double amputee.

Summerfest Store Holiday Deals

Summerfest has some deals this holiday season.

Careers with Milwaukee Police Department

If you’re a person with high integrity and who cares about Milwaukee and wants to represent positive change in our community, consider a career with the Police Department.

Foxconn Job Postings

Foxcon is already posting job positions in Wisconsin.

Milwaukee's "Blueprint for Peace"

City of Milwaukee partners released Milwaukee’s “Blueprint for Peace,” a comprehensive, community-driven agenda for addressing the complex factors that drive violence.

74th Annual Holiday Folk Fair International

The Wisconsin State Fair Expo Center becomes rather worldly this weekend with the annual Holiday Folk Fair International. And here's the best part, you don't even need a passport to get there.

91st Annual Milwaukee Holiday Parade

If Saturday's parade in downtown Milwaukee doesn't get you into the spirit, not much will.  It starts at 9:30am near Kilbourn Avenue and Astor Street.

Assembly Per Diems

Per Diem ranking report by name for 2016.

Worst Toys for the Holidays

Watchdog group releases list of "10 worst toys for 2017."

Gearing up for Hunting Season 2017

The 9-day gun-deer season in Wisconsin begins Saturday, November 18.  Click here for everything you need to know before you head out into the woods. (There are some changes this year.)

Packers offering chance to win tickets for December game

Packers fans have until 10:00 a.m. on November 15 to win tickets to the Packers-Buccaneers game on December 3.

Packers Get In The Game Sweepstakes

Edvest and the Green Bay Packers want to send you to Lambeau Field on November 19th with a game package that includes tickets, sideline passes & more!

Mke Coloring Book Release Party November 14

It could very well be one of the more interesting holiday gifts you get or give this year.  A coloring book of Milwaukee.  Click here if you want to get your hands on one.

Scams Targeting Veterans

AARP and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service have launched Operation Protect Veterans to help raise awareness of common scams targeting veterans. 

Christmas Fantasy House Opens Wednesday, November 8

If you want to get into the festive holiday mood, check out the Christmas Fantasy House in Muskego starting on Wednesday.  Proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House.  But you have to hurry, the home will only be available to view for five days.

2nd Annual Milwaukee Start up Week

If you're longing to start your own business, this is the week for you.  It's the second annual "Milwaukee Start up Week."  Click here to see the programs and workshops you might be interested in attending.  

Oprah's Favorite Things 2017

Here are the 102 gifts Oprah thinks are just great!

The Salvation Army's "Red Kettle Campaign"

Friday, November 3rd kicks off this year's "Red Kettle Campaign" put on by The Salvation Army.  $3.8 million is the local fundraising goal for the season.  Click here if you'd like to assist this Christian organization help those less fortunate.

Gals Institute

Gals Institute is a mental health clinic committed to prevention and healing for kids and families.  There are various programs and therapy sessions for children at least five years old. 

14th Annual "Feed Your Soul"

It's an annual artistic event. Local artists make creative wooden bowls, and the proceeds from their work go to fight hunger.  The fundraiser is Friday, November 3 at Flux Design in Riverwest.  Click here from all the details.

Dates for free, local open enrollment help

Click the above link for more information on where to get free, local enrollment help in the Milwaukee area.

JFK Documents

New documents released on the JFK assassination by the National Archives.

Drug Take Back Day

Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, October 28. Click here for a link to an interactive map to find a location near you. 

Bring: Prescription (controlled and non-controlled) and over-the-counter medications, ointments, patches, inhalers, non-aerosol sprays, creams, vials and pet medications.

Do Not Bring: Illegal drugs, needles/sharps, acids, aerosol cans, bio-hazardous materials (anything containing a bodily fluid or blood), personal care products (shampoo, soaps, lotions, sunscreens), household hazardous waste (paint, pesticides, oil, gas), mercury thermometers.

Stand For The American Flag and National Anthem Petition

Governor Walker has started an online petition. "It is time for players in the NFL to stop their protests during the National Anthem. Instead, I'm encouraging them to use their voices and influence to take a stand against domestic violence."

Free App Helps Parents Track Kids' Developmental Milestones

Click here for more information about a new app from the CDC that helps parents of young children make sure their child's development is on track.

Looking for Halloween Help?  Let Goodwill help you.

Click here for store locations and costume ideas for your Halloween parties.

Helping Homeless Milwaukee Veterans

The Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative estimates 250 veterans have no place of their own to sleep each night.  An annual fundraiser on Wednesday, October 25 is hoping to tackle this plight.  Click here to help.

Mitchell Street Public Library

This new library on the near south side is now the largest in the entire Milwaukee Public Library system.  23,000 square feet filled with books, computers, and even a recording studio!

School Nutrition Listening Sessions
Let your voice be heard! Plan to attend any listening session listed to provide feedback and input on the MPS school breakfast and lunch program. Learn more about the offerings and what goes into preparing and serving meals. Share feedback and discuss opportunities for improvement.

Milwaukee Admirals Home Opener is Friday, October 20th

Friday night kicks off the second season the Milwaukee Admirals can call the UWM Panther Arena their home. The team plays against Hershey.  Click here for ticket information.

David Parr's Midnight Magic Show

If you love magic and the mystery Friday the 13th can bring, you have to check out an event late Friday evening.  Famed magician David Parr is putting on a show at the Brumder Mansion, a place many claim is haunted. Click here to order tickets.

Night Corn Maze at Schuett Farms near Mukwonago

It's the perfect way to get into the Halloween mood.  Take a walk through a corn maze.  At night!  You can do so at the Schuett Farms near Mukwonago for the next few weekends.

The Blood is at the Doorstep

The tears, the pain, the shock and the fight to make a change. Dontre Hamilton's name will be etched into the City of Milwaukee's history for years to come. He was an unarmed Black man shot and killed by a local police officer in Red Arrow Park in broad daylight. Follow the story of the Hamilton family, as they use Dontre's memory as a catalyst to create a legacy of change in a City that's experienced segregation and injustice before. 

Inaugural Walker's Point Bachata Festival Hop 2017

It's similar to Salsa dancing with eight beats and a heavy Latin influence, but Bachata has an influence all of its own.  And for the next few days, a Bachata Festival is taking place in Walker's Point.  By participating, you have the chance to help out hurricane victims in Puerto Rico while earning hundreds of dollars in prize money by entering the dance competition.  Click here for all the details.

Milwaukee Oktoberfest

This is the season for all things Oktoberfest.  And in case you missed all the fun this past weekend, you have one more weekend to enjoy the German culture in downtown Milwaukee for the annual Oktoberfest.  

GoFundMe for Las Vegas Victims

Steve Sisolak, Clark County Commission Chair from Las Vegas, is raising funds to assist the victims of the tragic Las Vegas shooting.

Basee's Country Delight Farm Market

Basse's Country Delight Farm Market in Muskego has a slogan.  "Bringing the farm to your family."  And this is a perfect time to do so with the fall harvest underway.  Beside fruits and vegetables, there's a petting zoo along with a hayride.

Traffic Counts from DOT

According to the DOT, 124,000 vehicles travel the stretch of I-43 between Hampton and Capitol every day. This is the same stretch of highway responsible for two shootings at the end of September.


"Lombardi" is a play based on the book "When Pride Still Mattered-A Life of Vince Lombardi" written by Eric Simpson. It centers around Lombardi's hopes to get the Green Bay Packers to the NFL Championship game in 1965. Beaver Dam Community Theatre will show the play starting October 13th.  Click here to order tickets.

Packers Everywhere holding free pep rally in Dallas

Packers fans are invited to bring the spirit of Green Bay to Dallas a day early with a Packers Everywhere pep rally at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7.

Brewers gearing up for postseason run, announcing how to get tickets

The Brewers are gearing up for a Postseason run and are announcing how to get tickets for potential National League Division Series (NLDS) games at Miller Park.

China Lights Festival opening at Boerner Botanical Gardens September 22

50 sculptural displays will illuminate 10 acres of Milwaukee’s Boerner Botanical Gardens in Whitnall Park at 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI.

Burlington Community Fund

More than a half a million dollars in grant money has been handed out to individuals and families who need flood relief. And $70 thousand dollars is still available.  Click here if you still need assistance.

Fromm Petfest

Pets and people will both take over Henry Maier Festival Park on Saturday, September 23 for a day of pet-themed fun.

Riverworks Week in Riverwest

Riverworks Week will take place the next few days in the Riverwest Neighborhood of Milwaukee. It's a way to showcase creativity and entrepreneurship in the area.

Red Cross helping those affected by Hurricane Maria

For more on how to help those impacted by Hurricane Maria and other hurricanes, please click here. 

Louie's Last Regatta

Louie's is one of the nation's largest fundraising regattas.  It's held on Lake Michigan in Milwaukee.  Money raised goes directly to Children's Hospital.  It kicks off at noon on Saturday, September 23 around McKinley Marina.  Click here if you want to attend to donate money.


LifeStriders is a non-profit where people can rise above their challenges and create meaningful relationships, experience nature, and heal as well.  On Saturday, September 23rd, there will be the annual "Boots & Bling" fundraiser at its therapeutic riding center in Waukesha.

Jewish New Year...Year 5778

Wednesday evening (9/20) marks the start of the Jewish New Year called Rosh Hashanah.  Click here to learn more about the Jewish customs and traditions.

GoFundMe for man hurt in explosion at DPW fueling station

Jason Ermi was seriously injured after an explosion at a Milwaukee owned natural gas compression pump.

More tickets available for Friday's Brewers-Marlins game

Tickets are available through Brewers.com/Marlins, the Brewers Box Office, or by calling 414-902-4000.

"The Art of Dr. Seuss Exhibition"

You know his work.  "Green Eggs and Ham."  "Cat in The Hat."  Now, you have a chance to see some of his work only few have ever seen.  Ted Seuss Geisel created paintings and sculpture he kept hidden at his Dr. Seuss Estate.  And now, for a short time, you get to see what he created at Gallery 505 in Whitefish Bay.

Hand in Hand - A Benefit for Hurricane Relief

Call 1 (800) 258-6000 to donate using a credit card or visit https://donate.handinhand2017.com/ to make a donation online. Text GIVE to 80077 to give $25.

Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, Inc. Announce 50th Anniversary Event

The Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, Inc. will host a special 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Hall of Fame on Saturday, October 21 in the Lambeau Field Atrium.

Packers vs. Bears Flash Ticket Giveaway 

Mount Mary University New Food Lab

Wisconsin is part of the food corridor, a unique center for innovation within the industry. The state has 1,059 food processing companies, placing it in the top five employers in the field of food science. In Milwaukee County alone, there are 86 food processing companies. A new food lab on the campus of Mount Mary University is now a part of this growing trend.

Equifax credit breach

See if your information was compromised in the Equifax credit breach

MillerCoors giving away free tickets to Brewers games

MillerCoors is giving fans a chance to catch a Brewers game for free, starting September 8, 2017.

Equifax Data Breach Website

Equifax has created a dedicated website to help consumers find out if their information was compromised in the breach.

CBS 58 joins Salvation Army to help Texas

CBS 58 and the Salvation Army raised over $181,000 for flood relief in Texas. You can continue donating through the Salvation Army website.  

JJ Watt's Houston Flood Relief Fund

Pewaukee native and Houston Texans player JJ Watt has set up a YouCaring page to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Harvey.

UMOJ in the Park

Milwaukee County Budget Input

Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele is holding three listening sessions on the 2018 County Budget in August in order to ask for feedback and input from the community. If you can't make those sessions, use this link to submit your ideas online. 

Spend A Night with The Navy on the USS Cobia

If you're a history buff and you love World War II, there's an event happening this weekend you should check out.  You have the chance to stay overnight on board the USS COBIA in Manitowoc.  This submarine has rich ties to Milwaukee. Click on this link for all the information about times and ticket prices.  

Racine Co. School Supply Competition...Blue vs. Red

The Mt. Pleasant Police Department is teaming up with the Sturtevant Police to challenge the South Shore Fire Department to see who can raise the most school supplies. Click here for all the drop off locations.

Donate your solar eclipse glasses

Astronomers without Borders will collect the glasses and donate them to other counties

Tyrice Creed Funeral Fund

Four-year-old drowned in Burlington

'Best Seats in the House' Sweepstakes

The Green Bay Packers and Cousins Subs® today announced that the “Best Seats in the House” sweepstakes will return for the second straight season this year, offering fans the opportunity to win the ultimate green and gold fan experience.

Audition Week for Milwaukee Bucks Entertainment

The Milwaukee Bucks are searching for Wisconsin’s most fun, energetic and talented performers to join the various groups that comprise the Bucks Entertainment Network.

How to make a Pinhole Projector to see the solar eclipse

A video on how to make a pinhole projector to see the solar eclipse using a cereal box.


The GoFundMe for the man who lost both his legs at the city-owned natural gas compression pump in Milwaukee.

Milwaukee Irish Fest

Milwaukee Irish Fest, the world's largest celebration of Irish music and culture, is held annually on the third weekend in August on the shores of Lake Michigan at the Henry W Maier Festival Park. Click here for all the up-to-date information on the festival including tickets, hours, discounts, lodging and parking.

Milwaukee County Budget

Design and submit your own balanced budget

Wisconsin High School Concussions

WIAA rules and regulations

Flash Ticket Giveaway

You've got 24 hours to win 2 tickets to the Packers vs. Seahawks game on Sunday, September 10th.

Final Week of Swimming at Deep-Well Pools

The final days of the Milwaukee County outdoor pool season are quickly approaching, but family aquatic parks at Greenfield and Lincoln parks will remain open through Labor day. 

Special Olympics Wisconsin

How to get involved in Special Olympics Wisconsin. 

Camp Whitcomb/Mason

Camp Whitcomb/Mason, near Hartland, is run by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Milwaukee.  It's the oldest of its kind in the nation.  Camp activities happen throughout the year, not just the summertime.

China Lights Tickets

The magic returns to Milwaukee County Parks' Boerner Botanical Gardens! Tickets are now available.

"Coolest Things Made in Wisconsin" Contest

Do you have a cool, innovative Wisconsin-made product?  If you do, there's a contest you should enter.  It's called the "Coolest Things Made in Wisconsin."  It's put on by Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) & the Johnson Financial Group.  Click here if you want to enter.

MPS Uniform and Enrollment Fair

Enroll in school. Order uniforms from vendors. Discover school programs.

GoFundMe for family out of apartment after fire

A woman and her three children are out of their house after a fire last week destroyed the apartment complex on 27th Street.

Sprecher Traveling Beer Gardens (& Wicked Urban Grill Food Truck)

Explore the Milwaukee County Parks system while enjoying a good beer, or two.  Of course, there are plenty of eats too.  Click here to see where the beer gardens are heading next.

Green Bay Packers Alumni Tours

Experience Lambeau Field’s Classic Tour guided by a Packers Alumni.

Downtown Employee Appreciation Week

For more than 80,000 downtown Milwaukee employees, this might be considered the best week to work in the office.  It's "Downtown Employee Appreciation Week" put on by the Business Improvement District #21.  Click here to see what's being offered daily.

Waukesha Kennel Club 2017 Summer Show

The Waukesha County Expo Center turns into a huge dog show this weekend.  There will even be new breeds on hand trying to get some name and face recognition. It costs $5 a car to see the fun.  Click here for more information.

German Fest 2017

Das ist good!  Time once again for Milwaukee's German Fest.  It starts Friday, July 28 and runs through Sunday on the Summerfest grounds.  Click here for special promotions and to see what's new this year.

Trivia Transport

One Milwaukee-based mini van serves several purposes.  This Chrysler Town & Country is used for ridesharing as well as a trivia mobile.  Click here to learn more about "Trivia Transport" or if you want to order a ride.  

Sky Ranch Flyers Club

The Sky Ranch Flyers club is a "not-for profit" radio-controlled model club, formed in 1989,
to promote the sport and hobby of flying R/C airplanes & helicopters, and RC Track racing.  Click here in you're interested in membership.

Farmhouse Paint & Sip

The "Paint & Sip" concept seems to be growing in popularity.  This south side business in Milwaukee takes this theme and runs with it.  Beside paint, people can do wood work while drinking their favorite spirits.

GoFundMe for Justin Evans

The family of the 6-year-old shot and killed at 23rd and Nash Saturday evening has set up a GoFundMe for burial costs.

Festa Italiana

The 40th Festa Italiana is ready to take over Henry Maier Festival Park. It starts on Friday at 3pm and goes through the weekend. There will be plenty of wine, food, and fun for everyone of all ages. It's the oldest Milwaukee ethnic festival.

Milwaukee Police Career Fair

Milwaukee Police are holding a career fair Wednesday, July 26 from 4-8 PM.

Waukesha County Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department Text Alerts

You can sign up for text alerts from the Department of Parks, Recreation and Forestry in Waukesha County.

Waukesha County Fair

Wisconsin's oldest county fair kicks off for another year on Wednesday, July 19th.  It runs through the weekend.  175 years of fun, food, and plenty of animals.  Click here to see what's new on the agenda.

"Swing Time" in Germantown

Swing Time in Germantown off Appleton Avenue is a fun place for kids of all ages when it comes to outdoor activities. From miniature golf, to batting cages, and go carts. To learn more about this Washington County hot spot, just log onto our website, cbs58.com.

Raising Funds for Purrito

Miracle Taco Bell kitten Purrito is in need of funds for surgery.

Village of Shorewood Turning 100

Celebrating the Village of Shorewood turning 100-years-old this year.

Shorewood Historical Society

The Village of Shorewood turns 100 this year, and you can mark the occasion by taking a historical tour or learning more about the famous Ghost Train.

Packers Legends Cruise

Go on a cruise with over 20 current and former Packers legends.

Off to the races again at the Velodrome in Kenosha 

The Velodrome in Kenosha is sporting a new look just in time for its 90th anniversary.  The race track was shut down for two years following structural issues.  Now, everything is back on track. 

Legendary Fitness

It's said to be Wisconsin's first obstacle course race and Ninja Warrior training facility, and it just opened up in Menomonee Falls.  If you're interested in taking classes or just want to learn about the overall concept, then click on this link.

Erin Hills Green Fees & Rates

Erin Hills reopens for play July 1 after hosting the U.S. Open in June.

Live Streaming Summerfest

With support from American Family Insurance, Summerfest will offer exclusive access to select performances and make them available to audiences worldwide, free of charge. 

MFD Historical Society Museum

If you enjoy history and are interested in what firefighters do, there’s a well known secret you should know about in the city of Milwaukee.  It’s the MFD Historical Society Museum, and it’s only opened one day a month. 

Delafield Jazzercise Center

It's called Jazzercise, and it combines dance, music, and cardio into one good time.  The Delafield Jazzercise Center offers various classes at different tiems throughout the day, starting as early as 5:30am during the week.

Lightning Cornhole

The only supplier of electronic scoring cornhole boards.

We Got This Milwaukee

“We Got This” is a program based out of Milwaukee, WI.  Started on 9th and Ring, this program began with a crew of young boys cleaning up their neighborhood and learning about gardening.

3rd Annual Veterans Appreciation Day at Delavan's "Dancing Horses Theatre"

Military members get in free on Sunday, June 25 for the 1pm performance.  It's $10 for family members.

Milwaukee Candle Company

If you want to buy a candle to help remind you of familiar Milwaukee scents, then order one from Milwaukee Candle Company. Click above here to do so.

"Slumber Safari" & Summer Camp at the Racine Zoo

If you want to go to camp and cohabitate with the animals, the Racine Zoo could be a perfect destination for you.  

VR City Zone

If you like playing video games and going to the mall, this might be the perfect summertime activity for you.  You can find VR City Zone now at Brookfield Square Mall.  

Go Fund Me for Domingo "Luis" Rodriguez

Help put Domingo "Luis" to rest. Friends of Rodriguez want to raise money to give him a proper burial as the state is unable to locate his only known family member.

Harness Racing in Elkhorn

It's a race of pacers and trotters, and all the excitement kicks off for another season on Saturday, June 17 at the Walworth County Fairgrounds.

Operation Kidsafe

Operation Kidsafe is Free and private for families. Parents take home the only record of the visit….(a Bio Document) that is ready to hand to law enforcement in an emergency. Safety tips to start a family safety action plan are also included.

Disc Golf at Milwaukee County Parks

If you love to play golf, there's a similar sport you have to try.  Although instead of a ball and clubs, you use a frisbee.

Salt Room Lake Country

We love to put it on our food, but what about using salt to actually make us healthier by treating certain respiratory ailments, like colds and flu? Salt Room Lake Country in Pewaukee believes in the concept.  

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

2017 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in southeast Wisconsin will happen Sunday, September 24.

Milwaukee Paddle Tavern

It's a new way of sightseeing and barhopping for party revelers.  This boat seats 14 people, lasts 100 minutes, and travels on the Milwaukee River.

Gearing Up for the U.S. Open with Golf

Milwaukee County Parks

Free Events, Movies and More at Milwaukee Parks all Summer Long

Enjoy free concerts, poetry, movies and art projects in Milwaukee County parks all summer long.

State Parks are Free this Weekend

Cheers Milwaukee!

Free event Friday, June 9th

UWM Bradford Buoy Data

Current weather and wave information just off of Bradford Beach

Port Washington Rip Current Data

See current beach pictures and current rip current parameters

Handshake Journey

Wisconsin man traveling by wheelchair to the White House

Purple Door Ice Cream's "Flavor Contest"

On Sunday, June 11, you have a chance to pick Purple Door's new ice cream flavor.  Just click on the attached link to find out how.

12th Annual Downtown Dining Week in Milwaukee

This is the week to let your taste buds try all different kinds of food.  43 different restaurants and 3-course meals at reasonable prices.  

Fond du Lac's "Dock Spiders" Now Playing Ball

It's the Northwoods League's newest team.  They're 30 college baseball players ready to hit it big.  

Alice's Garden Urban Farm

There's an urban garden very close to downtown Milwaukee getting some big recognition for all its "green" efforts. You can even rent space to grow your own garden.

Wednesday Night Classics

This huge classic car show has a new home in Waukesha County.  It's a the Point Burger Bar in Pewaukee.  It'll run on Wednesdays, weather pending, from May 24 through September 6.

FedEx Small Business Grant Contest

Click on this link if you're looking for grant money for a small U.S.-based for profit business with less than 100 employees.  You must have been in full operation for at least the last six months.

Baraboo's Big Top Parade

Baraboo’s Big Top Parade & Circus Celebration will happen Saturday, July 22

Traveling Sauna to appear in southeastern Wisconsin

A sauna is making its way across the country to celebrate Finland's 100th anniversary of its independence.  Saunas rank high when it comes to this nation's greatest exports.  Click here to see if it's stopping in your neighborhood.

Milwaukee Police pursuits higher now than ever despite more restrictive policy

The debate about police chases in the city of Milwaukee has gone on for years. And a new report shows - officers are pursuing more now than ever.

1st Annual "Milwaukee Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival"

This "foodie" event will take place Saturday, May 20 from noon until 6 pm at the Waukesha County Expo Center.

"Armed Forces Challenge" on Saturday

This annual event at Pewaukee Lake Beach takes place Saturday between 10 and 3:30 pm.  Watch members of different branches of the armed services compete against each other in six endurance-testing events.  It's free to the public, but donations will be accepted.

"Road America" racing weekend starts this weekend

A new race season kicks off with SVRA Spring Vintage Weekend starting on Friday. Click here to see what's new at the Elkhart Lake race track.  

Milwaukee Armed Forces Week

Milwaukee Armed Forces Week celebrates the sacrifices given by members and families of all branches of the Armed Forces. The week-long celebration features numerous events open to the public, culminating with an elaborate military display at the Harley-Davidson Museum. 

"Mighty Organized" Helps You Get Things in Order

Is your life a mess?  Professional organizations, like "Mighty Organized" can help.  

"Art in the City" Plein Air MKE 2017

60 artists and $6000 in prize money.  This is Milwaukee's "Art in The City."  It's along the Milwaukee Museum Mile.  The event runs through May 21st.  

Street Survival School

Flowers for Dreams

If you plan on ordering flowers for Mother's Day, you might want to consider "Flowers for Dreams." This is something new for the Milwaukee area. When you order a bouquet, a quarter of the proceeds will go toward various women's charities.

What you should know about lead exposure

Lead poisoning facts from the Milwaukee Health Department

The Players' Tribune

Badgers Nigel Hayes wrote an article saying "Don't just shut up and play"

New specialty license plate promoting fight against childhood cancer 

A new specialty license plate promoting the fight against childhood cancer is now available.

50 days of Summerfest

Summerfest has organized some Summerfest themed activities to get you excited as we countdown the days until the big 5-0. 

Make mom happy with brunch reservations

Mother's Day is just a few days away, and it's never too early to start thinking about making reservations for a meal.  Lake Park Bistro is one option. It's one of the many Bartolotta restaurants offering specials.  Click on this link find out more about pricing and locations.  

NASA issues a challenge to speed up its supercomputer code

NASA’s aeronautical innovators are sponsoring a competition to reward qualified contenders who can manipulate the agency’s FUN3D design software so it runs ten to 10,000 times faster on the Pleiades supercomputer without any decrease in accuracy.  The competition is called the High Performance Fast Computing Challenge.

Hop aboard the East Troy electric railroad

Whether you want to take your child on board or maybe have a romantic dinner with your spouse, the East Troy Electric Railroad is really something to consider.  Click on this link for information about tickets, times, and special themed trips.

Wisconsin firearms training center

Wisconsin Firearms Training Center is adding a new program being offered for the upcoming summer.  It's called "Armed Citizens Academy," and it's a four-session class, including CCW training, handgun marksmanship, self defense law, and home and personal protection strategies. Click on this link for all the details.

U.S. open trophy tour 

Safari Lake Geneva

Safari Lake Geneva is considered to be Wisconsin's first safari park.  It opens on Monday, May 1 for another season. 

Drug take back

List of locations across the state

Easy spring gardening ideas from Whole Foods

From container gardening to herb gardening, you have easier options when it comes to spring planting.  Click on this link to give your green thumb a helping hand.