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J&B Construction Keeps Homes Safe in Recognition of National Safety Month

People return to their homes each day to seek shelter and with a belief that their home is safe from both weather and intruders. J&B Construction Company, Inc., serving southeastern...

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BBB Offers Ten Giving Tips for Orlando Tragedy

In the wake of the largest mass shooting in U.S. history, the BBB Serving Central Florida and the BBB Wise Giving Alliance, the national charity monitoring arm of the Better...

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BBB Offers Tips On Summer Solicitors

BBB urges consumers to stay alert for unreliable solicitors and to have a plan in place when it comes to door-to-door salespeople. Though many door-to-door salespeople operate honestly and represent reputable...

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J&B Construction Explains Ways to Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

First impressions are everything. Your home’s exterior should serve as a snapshot of what’s to come on the inside. J&B Construction Company, Inc., serving southeastern Wisconsin since 1958 as a...

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BBB Tips to Ensure Wise Giving on Memorial Day

On Memorial Day, the holiday that seeks to pay tribute to those who gave their lives serving in the military, many of us will pay respects to those who died...

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Becky’s Blissful Bakery Enters Partnerships to Create Cutting-Edge Caramel Pairings; First of its Kind in the Caramel Industry

Rebecca Scarberry, Founder and Owner of Becky’s Blissful Bakery, is excited to announce new partnerships with widely-known experts in the food and beverage industries to create the perfect pairings for...

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Beware of "Storm Chasers" and Other Doorstep Contractors

While Wisconsin did not suffer like other parts of the country, Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin says that does not stop "Storm Chasers" and warns that transient businesses continue attempts...

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J&B Construction Provides Checklist to Help Homeowners Determine ff They Need New Windows

With the arrival of spring, homeowners look forward to opening their windows and letting in fresh air. This is the perfect time to evaluate the quality and efficiency of your...

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BBB WGA Urges Vigilance Following Government Settlement with Cancer Charities

Following a settlement today with the FTC, all 50 states, and the District of Columbia that dissolves two fraudulent cancer charities, the Cancer Fund of America and Cancer Support Services,...

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Be on the Lookout for Spring Break Scams

Over the next few weeks Wisconsinites will be hitting the road for spring break, which could be a trip to the beach with college friends or maybe even a trip...

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BBB Wisconsin Sees Sixty-One Percent Increase in Customer Review Postings in 2015

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin enjoyed another productive year of service in 2015. Posting of positive, negative, and neutral valid customer reviews to our website was 3,984 in 2014 and...

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J&B Construction Provides Tips on Decking Material Selections

Adding a deck to a home is a popular way to increase outdoor living space to entertain guests or enjoy the sounds of nature. J&B Construction Company, Inc., serving southeastern...

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BBB Tip: 6 Tips for Trusting Your Tax Preparer

Most people get help filing their taxes, either from computer software or a professional tax preparer. But horror stories in the media about tax service rip offs and scams have...

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Milwaukee NARI Foundation Announces 2016 Spring Semester Scholarship Recipients

The Milwaukee NARI Foundation, Inc., the educational and charitable arm of the Milwaukee NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc., announced that the following students will receive Foundation scholarships for attending the...

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BBB Offers Tips for Hearts and Wallets this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and if you’re like many Americans, you’re planning on purchasing flowers, candy, or perhaps you’re planning spoiling a loved one with a special night...

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Open House Set for Jan. 28 at 'Skyn-The Spa at MATC Mequon'

The public is invited to a free open house from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, at Milwaukee Area Technical College’s new aesthetician spa at the Mequon Campus, 5555 W. Highland...

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Area’s Best Remodelers Honored during Milwaukee NARI’s Prestigious Wisconsin Remodeler of the Year Awards

Milwaukee NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), the area’s leading home improvement and remodeling industry resource, presented the 2015 Local Achievement and Wisconsin Remodeler of the Year Awards on...

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J&B Construction Explains Danger Signals of a Failing Roof

J&B Construction Company, Inc., serving southeastern Wisconsin since 1958 as a provider of high-quality exterior home improvement products and services, encourages homeowners to keep a close eye on their roof...

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BBB Warning: Avoid Powerball Scams

With Powerball now breaking records for the largest lottery jackpot in history, Better Business Bureau is warning consumers that scammers will be taking advantage of the situation to trick people...

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Are Free Trial Offers Really Free?

For centuries, consumers have believed when they were told something was “Free” that it really was. Not always true in today's world of commerce. "Negative Option Marketing” has changed...

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Community Watch

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A look ahead to US Open 2017, look back at Champions Tour event in Madison Updated:  6/29

» 2016 Fourth of July events in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  6/28

» Menomonee Falls to hold forum on East Main Street redevelopment 6/28

» Thomas and big bats lead Germantown baseball team over Bay, 6-1 6/27

» We will miss you "Sky" Skibosh 6/27

» Police continue search for suspect in indecent exposure incident in Menomonee Falls 6/27

» Menomonee Falls baseball team fine-tuning things heading into tournaments 6/27

» Road trip to Whitewater helps Germantown baseball team 6/27

» Menomonee Falls youth soccer program joins Milwaukee Kickers 6/27

» U.S. appeals court overturns conviction in Falls bank robbery Updated:  6/24

» Marcus to add lounge, pizzeria at Menomonee Falls cinema 6/24

» Oak Creek baseball team plays small ball to beat Menomonee Falls 6/21

» Germantown School District could ask for up to $66.5 million in building updates Updated:  6/21

» Menomonee Falls man accused of inappropriately touching woman with dementia Updated:  6/21

» Germantown's Keefe has fun, plays strong at WBCA All-Star game 6/21

» Weber comes back to help Menomonee Falls baseball team 6/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: MLB Draft's Wisconsin flavor and WIAA's postseason model Updated:  6/15

» Yellow bricks at Thomas Jefferson found to contain lead paint 6/15

» Hubertus man killed in head-on car crash 6/15

» Chemical spill at Gehl Foods plant leaves five with minor injuries 6/14

» Vitale named principal at Menomonee Falls High School 6/14

» Menomonee Falls' Ty Weber graduates, leaves for college, gets drafted 6/14

» Germantown's Keller gets the Big League call 6/14

» Menomonee Falls Public Library holds 'Food for Fines Week' 6/14

» Germantown track coach Siegert steps down after eight good years 6/13

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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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