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  1. News & Notes: July 30, 2015 issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Franklin

    The Greendale Park and Recreation Committee is accepting applications for consideration to fill the vacant committee member position open on the advisory committee. Individuals interested in this position must be a resident of Greendale, at least 18 years of age.

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  2. Trio tries to add key points with their new Franklin sports barRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Franklin

    Franklin - Three longtime friends have three reasons in mind as they set out to open a new pub and eatery on 76th Street and Rawson Avenue: "to make money, have fun and give back to the community." At the very least, when David Bartels, Mark Mastrostefano, and Darrel Malek open the Point After Pub and Grille, they see it as adding something that has been missing from the local landscape.

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  3. Parks commission chairman lashes out at Franklin Common CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Franklin

    Franklin - Parks commission member Dave Pautz says he had "no problem" calling out aldermen on what he sees as conduct "embarrassing to the city." His anger, voiced during the "citizen's comments" period of the common council's July 21 meeting, partly stems from a recent decision by the council to table a mayoral appointee to the parks commission.

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  4. Are there cougars in Franklin? Police officer sees large, wild cat on bike trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Franklin

    A police officer is the latest in a list of witnesses to report seeing a large, wild cat near the Oak Leaf Bike Trail. A police officer was talking to a resident in the 6800 block of South 68th Street at 7:08 p.m. May 16. They were standing between the 68th Street entrance and the Rawson Avenue entrance to the Oak Leaf Bike Trail when they both saw a large, brown cat with a stub tail walk out from the wooded area, leap into the air over the path and walk back into the woods.

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  5. Things to Do: July 23, 2015 issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Franklin

    The Rock Sports Complex, 7900 Crystal Ridge Road, and MKE Sports & Entertainment, are hosting a new summer concert series at the Umbrella Bar. Saturday summer concerts at the rock lineup include: July 25, Phil Bregant; Aug. 1, Uprising; Aug. 8, Joe Hite; Aug. 15, Screaming Cucumbers; Aug. 22, Up All Night; Aug. 29, Eagle Trace; Sept.

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  6. Baseball: Franklin wins Greendale sectionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Franklin

    Franklin advances to State competition with a 2-1 win over Oak Creek at Greendale on July 20. Oak Creek defeated Greendale 2-1, and Franklin defeated Whitnal 6-1 to advance to the sectional final.

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  7. Visit galleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Franklin

    Oak Creek and Franklin advance to the sectional final with wins at Greendale High School during WIAA sectional play on July 20. Oak Creek defeated Greendale 2-1, and Franklin defeated Whitnal 6-1. We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil.

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  8. 2106 Zone Baseball Program & Tryout InformationRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Franklin

    ZONE BASEBALL is excited to announce our official affiliation with The Rock's new travel baseball program for the 2016 season .

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  9. 2016 Zone Baseball Program & Tryout InformationRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Franklin

    ZONE BASEBALL is excited to announce our official affiliation with The Rock's new travel baseball program for the 2016 season .

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  10. Things to Do: July 16, 2015 issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Franklin

    The Rock Sports Complex, 7900 Crystal Ridge Road, and MKE Sports & Entertainment, are hosting a new summer concert series at the Umbrella Bar. Saturday summer concerts at the rock lineup include: July 18, Kris Crow; July 25, Phil Bregant; Aug. 1, Uprising; Aug. 8, Joe Hite; Aug. 15, Screaming Cucumbers; Aug. 22, Up All Night; Aug. 29, Eagle Trace; Sept.

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  11. Oak Creek does it againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Franklin

    Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades.

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  12. Going Fourth: Where to celebrate holiday in Oak Creek, Franklin, Greendale and Hales CornersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Franklin

    Declan Booth, 4, pedals hard along Broad Street in the children's portion of the Greendale 4th of July parade Photo By Staff photo by C.T. Kruger Independence Day is almost upon us and there are countless family-friendly and adult options when it comes to celebrating July 4th in Now Newspaper's Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners and Oak Creek coverage area this year. Scheduled events include carnival and helicopter rides, face-painting and live performances by groups, including the Bella Cain Band, the Franklin Academy Performers and the Booze Brothers Band.

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  13. baseball team takes advantage of walks to upset Creek, 12-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Franklin

    In the mind of Oak Creek baseball coach Scott Holler, the Knights played about two-thirds of a great game against archrival Franklin Friday night at Abendschein Park. It was just that the remaining third, the thing that the 18-2 Knights have hung their hats on all summer, that let them down so catastrophically, and led to the surprising 12-8 loss to the surging Sabers.

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  14. Forest Park Middle School named school of distinction, meritRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Franklin

    Forest Park Middle School was selected by the Wisconsin Response to Intervention Center as a School of Distinction in Mathematics and a School of Merit in Reading, according to a news release from Franklin Public Schools. Response to Intervention is a proactive state framework that enables schools to be more effective and responsive to students through implementing multilevel academic support systems.

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  15. Summer road construction projects dig in deep in Oak Creek, Franklin, Greendale and Hales CornersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Franklin

    The vast scope of construction on 27th Street, looking north from West Villa Drive, along the Oak Creek-Franklin border was evident on June 18. Photo By C.T. Kruger There are some road projects on the horizon in the municipalities in the South NOW coverage area. Here is a closer look at the scheduled projects: 1The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has begun reconstruction of South 27th Street from south of Drexel Avenue to north of College Avenue, with scheduled completion of late fall 2016.

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  16. police report increase in coyote sightingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Franklin

    There has been a recent increase in coyote sightings in Milwaukee County, the Franklin Police Department announced on its Facebook page last week. Coyote packs have more mouths to feed with this year's offspring, and the young pups are becoming more active and leaving den sites for longer periods of time to learn hunting and survival skills, according to the police department.

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  17. , Greendale, Hales Corners and Oak Creek have full list of holiday eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Franklin

    Here's a roundup on the Memorial Day activities planned for Monday, May 25, in Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners and Oak Creek. At 10 a.m., the Franklin American Legion Post 192, the Hales Corners-Franklin Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10394, the Knights of Columbus, the American Legion Auxiliary and Boy Scout troops 314 and 531 will hold their annual Memorial Day celebration at St. Martin of Tours Cemetery, 7963 S. 116th St., Franklin.

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  18. , Greendale, Hales Corners and Oak Creek have full list of holiday eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Franklin

    Here's a roundup on the Memorial Day activities planned for Monday, May 25, in Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners and Oak Creek. At 10 a.m., the Franklin American Legion Post 192, the Hales Corners-Franklin Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10394, the Knights of Columbus, the American Legion Auxiliary and Boy Scout troops 314 and 531 will hold their annual Memorial Day celebration at St. Martin of Tours Cemetery, 7963 S. 116th St., Franklin.

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  19. gets a taste of frozen yogurt shopRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Franklin

    At least that's what Susan Linton, president and founder of the International Frozen Yogurt Association, describes a growing business category that has found its way into Franklin. Linton, noting there are about 5,500 frozen yogurt shops in the United States today, says that people love frozen yogurt for the social experience, food creativity, and oftentimes, healthier aspects when compared to your average bowl of ice cream.

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  20. All-inclusive playground Kayla's Krew leaps passed public obstacles in FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Franklin

    Plans to build an all-inclusive playground on Franklin's east side trek ahead despite some lingering public fury on the project. A site for Kayla's Krew - a playground that will feature wheelchair-accessible equipment, including swings, merry-go-rounds, and ramps instead of stairs - was approved by the Franklin Common Council in March.

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