Latest Milwaukee County, Wisconsin Stories

2010-08-23 09:15:00

EVANSTON, Ill., Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial employment in Wisconsin fell 2.5% over the past twelve months according to the 2011 Wisconsin Manufacturers Register®, an industrial directory published annually by Manufacturers' News, Inc. (MNI) Evanston, IL.

2010-06-15 13:34:00

Quad/Graphics and Milwaukee Magazine present annual arts showcase MILWAUKEE, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Milwaukee Art Museum's 2010 Lakefront Festival of Arts (LFOA) will be Friday, June 18, through Sunday, June 20, on the grounds of the Museum along Lake Michigan.

2010-04-05 16:34:00

MILWAUKEE, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Heart Association, in partnership with UnitedHealthcare of Wisconsin, will designate Milwaukee County Research Park as the location of Milwaukee's first Start! Walking Path on Wednesday, April 7, at 11:30 a.m.

2010-03-25 10:00:00

MILWAUKEE, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- We Energies announced today that it has developed a Wisconsin-based alliance to design and build the Glacier Hills Wind Park, which will be located in the towns of Randolph and Scott in Columbia County.

2010-02-24 09:45:00

Global Shipping Helps Small/Medium-Sized Businesses Grow WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Postal Service is expanding its partnership with the U.S. Department of Commerce to support the newly established National Export Initiative (NEI).

2010-02-22 06:00:00

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Eat your greens, buckle up, brush your teeth and go forward.

2010-01-12 12:58:00


2009-11-03 08:00:00

GREENDALE, Wis., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Taste of Home, the # 1 cooking magazine in the world, kicks off the 2nd annual National Cooks Who Care Week (November 9th-15th) with a variety of food-related, charitable acts to help those in need.

2009-10-01 15:53:24

The Wisconsin Tourism Federation said it is changing its name to the Tourism Federation of Wisconsin to drop its common acronym, WTF. The Sun Prairie-based organization said the switch was necessary to avoid associations between the organization and the popular Internet and text-messaging use of WTF,

2009-09-30 15:39:04

The National Zoo in Washington said the departure of a 5,000-pound hippo for Milwaukee was handled discretely with a covered crate on a flatbed truck. Officials at the zoo said Happy the hippopotamus was trucked from the zoo Monday morning without any fanfare to avoid upsetting the animal during the 18-hour drive to Wisconsin's Milwaukee County Zoo, The Washington Post reported Wednesday. It wasn't in his interest to have him see out (of the crate), or to have anybody be able to see in,...

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'