Sports director JR Radcliffe and Time Warner Sports Channel's JP Cadorin discuss local sports. Latest episode: Jeff Bigler of Brookfield Central baseball chats about his team in advance of the state baseball tourney, and JP recaps his visit to the WFCA and MLB All-Star games.
North Prairie's Tyler Dykewa beats the tag as he successfully steals third base in a Land O'Lakes Southwestern Division baseball game against Dousman on July 20.
The field has been set for the Land O'Lakes Western Division baseball post-season playoffs. Now it's a matter of which teams earn which seeds.
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Brookfield Central's Matt Ausloos doesn't have the size or the fastball that Lancers aces Elijah Goodman and Luke Sommerfeld possess. But when it comes to big games, coach Jeff Bigler never hesitates to put his senior right-hander on the mound.
Arrowhead sent eight batters to the plate in the top of the first inning Friday night at Regner Park in West Bend, leading to a pair of runs. It was the start Warhawks baseball coach Vince Mancuso was looking for in his team's WIAA summer baseball regional final against West Bend West.
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- Pancake Breakfast, Flea Market and Car Show: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. July 27, Downtown Lannon, Main Street, Lannon. Pancake breakfast plus flea market with antiques, collectibles tools, crafts and food. Also Funny Car demo and more.
- Kids From Wisconsin: 7:30 p.m. July 25, Oconomowoc Arts Center, 641 E. Forest St., Oconomowoc. Popular youth music group features 20 singer/dancers and a 13-piece band chosen from among the state’s finest musician ages 15 to 20. Fundraiser for the Oconomowoc Breakfast Club., $20 adults, $17 seniors, $10 children 17 and younger .
- “Bonnie & Clyde”: 7:30 p.m. July 24-25; 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. July 26; 2 p.m. July 27, Lake Country Playhouse, 221 E. Capitol Dr., Hartland. $16 - $22 (262) 367-4697 http://www.lakecountryplayhouse.net/index.html.
- “Evita”: 7:30 p.m. July 24-26; 4 p.m. July 27, Theatre on Main, 25 S. Main St., Oconomowoc. $20 Adults; $15 Students & Seniors (262) 853-7628 http://www.theatreonmain.org.
Updates to this calendar are made weekly Monday afternoon.
Town of Lisbon — A casket maker, a bee keeper, a candle maker, a French voyager, an army chaplain, a Roman emperor and Native American dancers and musicians along with a Civil War band will all gather on the grounds of the Lisbon Community Park on the weekend of Aug. 10-11 to participate in the seventh annual Heritage Days festival.
Vicki Kapke's backyard is a wonderland of vegetables and flowers. Using space wisely there are beds and beds of blueberries, raspberries, zucchini, melon, dill, peas, beats, carrots, kale, kohlrabi, green beans, cucumbers, tomatoes, Brussels sprouts, eggplants, cherries and more. A seemingly endless stretch of flowers lines the back of her property.
Delafield Mayor Michele DeYoe is like a lot of other Lake Country residents: She has "up-the-drive" garbage service where a waste hauler comes to her door step to collect her garbage and recyclables rather than picking them up on the side of the street in front of her house.
City of Delafield — Jason Steiner, the city's largest downtown landlord, is hoping that his proposed residential and commercial development, Wells Street Station, between Wells and Main Streets, will be under construction by late 2014 and two of the apartment buildings will be completed by spring 2015.
Shorehaven is planning changes to its campus as it works to formalize an expansion project to meet future needs.
Village of Hartland — The village hall was standing-room only Monday night, July 21, as concerned residents crowded in to hear plan commission members and a developer discuss plans for a new subdivision.
City of Delafield — Common Council members learned Monday, July 21, that they could expect to pay as much as 45 percent more, under a new contract, for "up-the-drive" waste collection compared to automated curbside service.
Tthe Town of Oconomowoc Planning Commission this week unanimously voted to welcome Theatre on Main to the Brown Street Market Place.
Oconomowoc Common Council members clarified some issues about the contentious Fowler Lake Village development during a lengthy discussion on the proposed project.
The 90th anniversary of the Oconomowoc American Legion Band, and the 80th anniversary of the band shell, will be celebrated at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday July 30, with a commemorative concert. The director is Dr. Walter Rich and the guest director David Reul. Ralph Garcia is master of ceremonies. Vocal soloists will be Dave and Betty Reul. Legion Post 91 will present the colors and Oconomowoc Mayor Jim Daley will make a presentation to the band.
Indoor tennis faclity considered for city of Oconomowoc; $4 million project could be open by next fall
Plans for an indoor racket facility got one over the net Monday night when the City of Oconomowoc Park and Recreation board gave unanimous support to the proposal.
Primary elections are quickly approaching in Waukesha County, and with them come several candidate forums and resources to help voters learn about the candidates and their positions for two of the contested races.
The students at the Hamilton School District have many choices this summer for instructional and fun courses.
Town of Lisbon — Town officials say they would prefer to begin negotiations with the village of Sussex now, rather than after Jan 1, regarding how the two communities will divide the assets of the Pauline Haass Library, following the town's decision to terminate the joint municipal agreement that funds most of the library operations.
Registration for Hamilton High School summer drivers’ education – including theory, simulation and behind-the-wheel – is underway. Registration forms are available in the high school front lobby. Completed forms with fees will be accepted at the high school office during school hours or by mail before Aug. 1. Students who will be 16 years old by March 30, 2015 are eligible to enroll in all three phases of the program.
Village of Sussex — The Sussex Lions Daze parade had almost 70 units and lasted a little more than an hour on Sunday, July 13. Parade attendees started setting out chairs as early as Monday, July 7, hoping to get an advantageous spot to view the festivities.
Town of Delafield — Two veteran officials have suggested that the woodlands surrounding the closed Ethan Allen School for Boys detention facility be added to the adjacent Lapham Peak State Park.
It was a beautiful week for Highway 83 construction with no rain delays.
A 43-year-old Dousman man faces accusations of drunken driving for the fifth time after he reportedly drank six beers and got behind the wheel.
The following is information on the Village of Dousman's Main Street road reconstruction project.
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