50 Plus Families Join City-Wide Rummage
If you're on the hunt for a good bargain, you may want to hold off until June 1 - when residents in Port Washington will participate in the first city-wide rummage sale.
Sneak Peek: Honor Flight Documentary Highlights 'Human Skeleton'
The Stars and Stripes Honor Flight documentary continues to have a positive impact, with 5-star reviews on sites where the flim is being sold, such as Amazon.com. The film features four Milwaukee area World War II veterans and the local volunteers of the Stars and Stripes Honor Flight chapter, according to a press release from Stars and Stripes.
Thu May 16, 2013
Have You Seen This? Port Washington-Saukville on YouTube
In these days of cell phone cameras and user-friendly editing software, everybody's a producer.
'Pneumonia Front' will refrigerate the lakeshore Thursday
We're watching a boundary sometimes called a "Pneumonia Front" for it's capability to shift winds and bring the refrigerated Lake Michigan air to the shore communities.
Wed May 15, 2013
Desaparecidos: Local Artist Paints Victims of Genocide
Inspired by a trip to Argentina in which artist Brian Carlson learned about the victims of the decades-ago genocide in the country, Carlson has set towards helping to set the record straight.
Can county come to grips with borrowing? plan
After the lengthy process of vetting dozens of proposals, the county has compiled a list of 14 projects totalling $9.9 million - all, some or none of which could be financed through borrowing.
Tue May 14, 2013
Port Ceremony to Honor Fallen Police Officers
In recognition of National Police Week and National Peace Officers Memorial Day , Port Washington is having a ceremony Wedneday night to honor police officers across the nation who have lost their lives or became disabled while on duty.
Kids Find Nude Man in Jeep in Downtown Port
A nude man in a Jeep caught the eye of two kids walking with their dad in Port Washington's downtown, prompting a call to police and a short car chase - and though the naked man was nowhere to be found, a Milwaukee man is facing charges.
Car Thief Caught in Port, Faces Charges, Police Say
A 21-year-old Menasha man is facing charges after taking his grandfather's car for a road trip without his permission.
Mon May 13, 2013
PD: Early Harley Rides Irk Port Neighbor
An early morning bike ride is making a Port Washington neighbor upset. The Port woman called police at 9:57 a.m. May 6 to complain about noise caused early in the morning because of a neighbor who leaves on his Harley, the police report said.
American Legion Magazine
Legionnaires featured in - Honor Flight' documentary
Two American Legion members are featured in " Honor Flight ," a documentary about the program that transports World War II veterans to Washington, D.C., to personally see the memorial that was constructed in their honor.
Sat May 11, 2013
Waterfront Safety Group Seeks Donations for Educational, Memorial Initiatives
The Port Washington Waterfront Safety Advisory Committee that formed following 15-year-old Tyler Buczek's drowning deathi»¿ has launched a fundraising campaign to help with its planned initiatives.
$997K Luxury Home on Wooded Lot Has Great View of Lake Michigan
From elegant and stately mansions to modern, environmentally friendly abodes, southeastern Wisconsin is chock-full of one-of-a-kind homes for sale.
Fri May 10, 2013
6th Annual Sustainability Fair Features Economics of Happiness, The Lorax Play
Transition Ozaukee and PortFish, Ltd. will sponsor the 6th Annual Sustainability Fair on Saturday, May 18th from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the First Congregational Church at 131 N. Webster St.
Motorcyclist Cited in Downtown Crash
A motorcyclist who landed in the hospital after an accident earlier this week was cited for failure to yeild in the incident.
Thu May 09, 2013
A 53-year-old Washington County man is expected to remain hospitalized for several weeks for burns he received after he suffered a medical problem, collapsed onto flames and was rescued by a Milwaukee couple.
7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? In honor of Earth Day on April 22, we've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life - from the buildings they work and live in, to the ... (more)
Gallery 224 Presents: Find Out the Newest Exhibit
Gallery 224 in Port Washington is pleased to provide the last opportunity to see "Yard: The Art of Craig Blietz". This series of paintings has previously been shown at the Plymouth Arts Center in Plymouth, the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts in Brookfield, and the Carol and Robert Bush Art Center at St.
Wed May 08, 2013
Driver Accused of Hitting Deer on Purpose Faces Charges
A 29-year-old West Bend man accused of killing a deer on purpose using his pickup truck will faces charges in the incident caught on video by the WE Energies security cameras.
Townspeople turn to board for relief from pack of dogs
A pack of dogs that bark day and night and run through their neighborhood on Highway KK is making life intolerable, residents told the Port Washington Town Board Monday.