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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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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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Coach Wojciechowski Selected to Compete for $100,000 in the 2016 Infiniti Coaches’ Charity Challenge; Selects Camp Hometown Heroes as Benefiting Organization

Milwaukee, WI — Infiniti is once again partnering with the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the NCAA and ESPN to sponsor the "Infiniti Coaches' Charity Challenge." Now in its fifth...

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4 Tips for Choosing a New Gym Membership

The New Year is a wonderful time to spring back into exercise, whether you enjoy cycling, running, hiking, or another outside activity. But if you’d like access to indoor facilities...

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How to Prevent the Five Most Common Plumbing Problems

New Berlin, WI, December 29, 2015: Everyone has experienced plumbing problems; and throughout the lifetime of your home, those problems are bound to happen again. A local plumbing company, through...

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How to Prevent the Five Most Common Plumbing Problems

New Berlin, WI, December 29, 2015: Everyone has experienced plumbing problems; and throughout the lifetime of your home, those problems are bound to happen again. A local plumbing company, through...

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How to Prevent the Five Most Common Plumbing Problems

New Berlin, WI, December 29, 2015: Everyone has experienced plumbing problems; and throughout the lifetime of your home, those problems are bound to happen again. A local plumbing company, through...

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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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How to Prevent the Five Most Common Plumbing Problems

New Berlin, WI, December 29, 2015: Everyone has experienced plumbing problems; and throughout the lifetime of your home, those problems are bound to happen again. A local plumbing company, through...

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How to Prevent the Five Most Common Plumbing Problems

New Berlin, WI, December 29, 2015: Everyone has experienced plumbing problems; and throughout the lifetime of your home, those problems are bound to happen again. A local plumbing company, through...

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BBB Top Ten Scams of 2015: Tax Scam is #1

When Better Business Bureau launched BBB Scam Tracker earlier this year, it was expected that tax scams would be high on the list. What was surprising was how high; more...

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Delivery Scam Steals Customer Info with Crafty Con

Everyone loves a surprise present... except when it's a scam. Be on the lookout for scammers who are taking advantage of the holiday season. This con seems like you are...

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Holiday Folk Fair International Recognizes Event Ethnic Group Displays

Six exhibitor displays were recognized for Cultural Exhibits Awards in conjunction with the 72nd annual Holiday Folk Fair International, America’s premiere multi-cultural festival, held Fri., Nov. 20 – Sun., Nov....

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BBB Warning: Avoid These Holiday Scams

Santa isn’t the only one keeping track of who is naughty and who is nice! Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to beware of these common holiday scams: Look-alike websites: When...

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BBB Tip: Is That Santa App Safe? Better Check It Twice

Whoops! COPPA is not one of Santa’s eight tiny reindeer. It’s the acronym for the “Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act,” a law that gives parents more control over who collects...

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Inspired by a Home Improvement Show? Do Your Homework.

Local Contractor Educates Public on Misconceptions of DIY Shows. Milwaukee, WI, November 30, 2015 - Every homeowner has been there. You watch a home improvement or do-it-yourself reality show and...

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Inspired by a Home Improvement Show? Do Your Homework.

Local Contractor Educates Public on Misconceptions of DIY Shows. Milwaukee, WI, November 30, 2015 - Every homeowner has been there. You watch a home improvement or do-it-yourself reality show and...

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Community Watch

» Menomonee Falls wrestling team storms to Greater Metro tourney title 2/6

» Faustel in Germantown welcomes John Pokrandt to controls engineering team 2/5

» Construction to start on Highway 175 in Washington County 2/5

» Menomonee Falls Dance Team to compete in kick, jazz at state competition Feb. 6 2/4

» Menomonee Falls Comprehensive Plan complete, set for possible approval this spring 2/3

» Park plans include upgrades to Village Park, new park on southwest side in Menomonee Falls 2/3

» Homestead girls basketball team beats Gerrmantown, tightens NSC 2/2

» School District of Menomonee Falls to continue examining results of one-time Badger exam 2/2

» Ally's Bistro begins construction on expansion; slated to finish in June Updated:  2/2

» Germantown wrestlers win NSC dual-meet title 2/2

» SPORTS SHORTS: Feb. 4 2/1

» Germantown girls basketball team continues to run and win 2/1

» Keefe's shot at the buzzer keeps Germantown boys basketball team ahead in NSC 2/1

» Menomonee Falls board to review plans for improvements to Village Park, new park on southwest side 2/1

» Students host "Red Out" game at Menomonee Falls High School 2/1

» Menomonee Falls wrestlers win rivalry match with Hamilton 2/1

» Updated rankings of area prep boys and girls basketball teams and players 2/1

» Positive and uplifting stories in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country in January 2/1

» Germantown man, 19, shoots hand while cleaning gun 1/30

» Menomonee Falls wrestling team beats rival Hamilton, 44-24 1/28

» Germantown's Kennedy Middle School students make a difference on MLK day 1/28

» Germantown's Pohland was a coach, mentor to many 1/27

» School District of Menomonee Falls approves Sept. 1 start date 1/26

» The YMCA of Greater Waukesha County announces success with new operating model, larger footprint 1/26

» Local nonprofit group mourns loss of partner in Walmart Neighborhood Market in Menomonee Falls 1/26

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