A video on how to make a pinhole projector to see the solar eclipse using a cereal box.
The GoFundMe for the man who lost both his legs at the city-owned natural gas compression pump in Milwaukee.
Milwaukee Irish Fest, the world's largest celebration of Irish music and culture, is held annually on the third weekend in August on the shores of Lake Michigan at the Henry W Maier Festival Park. Click here for all the up-to-date information on the festival including tickets, hours, discounts, lodging and parking.
Design and submit your own balanced budget
WIAA rules and regulations
You've got 24 hours to win 2 tickets to the Packers vs. Seahawks game on Sunday, September 10th.
The final days of the Milwaukee County outdoor pool season are quickly approaching, but family aquatic parks at Greenfield and Lincoln parks will remain open through Labor day.
How to get involved in Special Olympics Wisconsin.
Camp Whitcomb/Mason, near Hartland, is run by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Milwaukee. It's the oldest of its kind in the nation. Camp activities happen throughout the year, not just the summertime.
The magic returns to Milwaukee County Parks' Boerner Botanical Gardens! Tickets are now available.
Do you have a cool, innovative Wisconsin-made product? If you do, there's a contest you should enter. It's called the "Coolest Things Made in Wisconsin." It's put on by Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) & the Johnson Financial Group. Click here if you want to enter.
Enroll in school. Order uniforms from vendors. Discover school programs.
A woman and her three children are out of their house after a fire last week destroyed the apartment complex on 27th Street.
Explore the Milwaukee County Parks system while enjoying a good beer, or two. Of course, there are plenty of eats too. Click here to see where the beer gardens are heading next.
Experience Lambeau Field’s Classic Tour guided by a Packers Alumni.
For more than 80,000 downtown Milwaukee employees, this might be considered the best week to work in the office. It's "Downtown Employee Appreciation Week" put on by the Business Improvement District #21. Click here to see what's being offered daily.
The Waukesha County Expo Center turns into a huge dog show this weekend. There will even be new breeds on hand trying to get some name and face recognition. It costs $5 a car to see the fun. Click here for more information.
Das ist good! Time once again for Milwaukee's German Fest. It starts Friday, July 28 and runs through Sunday on the Summerfest grounds. Click here for special promotions and to see what's new this year.
One Milwaukee-based mini van serves several purposes. This Chrysler Town & Country is used for ridesharing as well as a trivia mobile. Click here to learn more about "Trivia Transport" or if you want to order a ride.
The Sky Ranch Flyers club is a "not-for profit" radio-controlled model club, formed in 1989,
to promote the sport and hobby of flying R/C airplanes & helicopters, and RC Track racing. Click here in you're interested in membership.
The "Paint & Sip" concept seems to be growing in popularity. This south side business in Milwaukee takes this theme and runs with it. Beside paint, people can do wood work while drinking their favorite spirits.
The family of the 6-year-old shot and killed at 23rd and Nash Saturday evening has set up a GoFundMe for burial costs.
The 40th Festa Italiana is ready to take over Henry Maier Festival Park. It starts on Friday at 3pm and goes through the weekend. There will be plenty of wine, food, and fun for everyone of all ages. It's the oldest Milwaukee ethnic festival.
Milwaukee Police are holding a career fair Wednesday, July 26 from 4-8 PM.
You can sign up for text alerts from the Department of Parks, Recreation and Forestry in Waukesha County.
Wisconsin's oldest county fair kicks off for another year on Wednesday, July 19th. It runs through the weekend. 175 years of fun, food, and plenty of animals. Click here to see what's new on the agenda.
Swing Time in Germantown off Appleton Avenue is a fun place for kids of all ages when it comes to outdoor activities. From miniature golf, to batting cages, and go carts. To learn more about this Washington County hot spot, just log onto our website, cbs58.com.
Miracle Taco Bell kitten Purrito is in need of funds for surgery.
Celebrating the Village of Shorewood turning 100-years-old this year.
The Village of Shorewood turns 100 this year, and you can mark the occasion by taking a historical tour or learning more about the famous Ghost Train.
Go on a cruise with over 20 current and former Packers legends.
The Velodrome in Kenosha is sporting a new look just in time for its 90th anniversary. The race track was shut down for two years following structural issues. Now, everything is back on track.
It's said to be Wisconsin's first obstacle course race and Ninja Warrior training facility, and it just opened up in Menomonee Falls. If you're interested in taking classes or just want to learn about the overall concept, then click on this link.
Erin Hills reopens for play July 1 after hosting the U.S. Open in June.
With support from American Family Insurance, Summerfest will offer exclusive access to select performances and make them available to audiences worldwide, free of charge.
If you enjoy history and are interested in what firefighters do, there’s a well known secret you should know about in the city of Milwaukee. It’s the MFD Historical Society Museum, and it’s only opened one day a month.
It's called Jazzercise, and it combines dance, music, and cardio into one good time. The Delafield Jazzercise Center offers various classes at different tiems throughout the day, starting as early as 5:30am during the week.
The only supplier of electronic scoring cornhole boards.
“We Got This” is a program based out of Milwaukee, WI. Started on 9th and Ring, this program began with a crew of young boys cleaning up their neighborhood and learning about gardening.
Military members get in free on Sunday, June 25 for the 1pm performance. It's $10 for family members.
If you want to buy a candle to help remind you of familiar Milwaukee scents, then order one from Milwaukee Candle Company. Click above here to do so.
If you want to go to camp and cohabitate with the animals, the Racine Zoo could be a perfect destination for you.
If you like playing video games and going to the mall, this might be the perfect summertime activity for you. You can find VR City Zone now at Brookfield Square Mall.
Help put Domingo "Luis" to rest. Friends of Rodriguez want to raise money to give him a proper burial as the state is unable to locate his only known family member.
It's a race of pacers and trotters, and all the excitement kicks off for another season on Saturday, June 17 at the Walworth County Fairgrounds.
Operation Kidsafe is Free and private for families. Parents take home the only record of the visit….(a Bio Document) that is ready to hand to law enforcement in an emergency. Safety tips to start a family safety action plan are also included.
If you love to play golf, there's a similar sport you have to try. Although instead of a ball and clubs, you use a frisbee.
We love to put it on our food, but what about using salt to actually make us healthier by treating certain respiratory ailments, like colds and flu? Salt Room Lake Country in Pewaukee believes in the concept.
2017 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in southeast Wisconsin will happen Sunday, September 24.
It's a new way of sightseeing and barhopping for party revelers. This boat seats 14 people, lasts 100 minutes, and travels on the Milwaukee River.
Milwaukee County Parks
Enjoy free concerts, poetry, movies and art projects in Milwaukee County parks all summer long.
Free event Friday, June 9th
Current weather and wave information just off of Bradford Beach
See current beach pictures and current rip current parameters
Wisconsin man traveling by wheelchair to the White House
On Sunday, June 11, you have a chance to pick Purple Door's new ice cream flavor. Just click on the attached link to find out how.
This is the week to let your taste buds try all different kinds of food. 43 different restaurants and 3-course meals at reasonable prices.
It's the Northwoods League's newest team. They're 30 college baseball players ready to hit it big.
There's an urban garden very close to downtown Milwaukee getting some big recognition for all its "green" efforts. You can even rent space to grow your own garden.
This huge classic car show has a new home in Waukesha County. It's a the Point Burger Bar in Pewaukee. It'll run on Wednesdays, weather pending, from May 24 through September 6.
Click on this link if you're looking for grant money for a small U.S.-based for profit business with less than 100 employees. You must have been in full operation for at least the last six months.
Baraboo’s Big Top Parade & Circus Celebration will happen Saturday, July 22
A sauna is making its way across the country to celebrate Finland's 100th anniversary of its independence. Saunas rank high when it comes to this nation's greatest exports. Click here to see if it's stopping in your neighborhood.
The debate about police chases in the city of Milwaukee has gone on for years. And a new report shows - officers are pursuing more now than ever.
This "foodie" event will take place Saturday, May 20 from noon until 6 pm at the Waukesha County Expo Center.
This annual event at Pewaukee Lake Beach takes place Saturday between 10 and 3:30 pm. Watch members of different branches of the armed services compete against each other in six endurance-testing events. It's free to the public, but donations will be accepted.
A new race season kicks off with SVRA Spring Vintage Weekend starting on Friday. Click here to see what's new at the Elkhart Lake race track.
Milwaukee Armed Forces Week celebrates the sacrifices given by members and families of all branches of the Armed Forces. The week-long celebration features numerous events open to the public, culminating with an elaborate military display at the Harley-Davidson Museum.
Is your life a mess? Professional organizations, like "Mighty Organized" can help.
60 artists and $6000 in prize money. This is Milwaukee's "Art in The City." It's along the Milwaukee Museum Mile. The event runs through May 21st.
If you plan on ordering flowers for Mother's Day, you might want to consider "Flowers for Dreams." This is something new for the Milwaukee area. When you order a bouquet, a quarter of the proceeds will go toward various women's charities.
Lead poisoning facts from the Milwaukee Health Department
Badgers Nigel Hayes wrote an article saying "Don't just shut up and play"
A new specialty license plate promoting the fight against childhood cancer is now available.
Summerfest has organized some Summerfest themed activities to get you excited as we countdown the days until the big 5-0.
Mother's Day is just a few days away, and it's never too early to start thinking about making reservations for a meal. Lake Park Bistro is one option. It's one of the many Bartolotta restaurants offering specials. Click on this link find out more about pricing and locations.
NASA’s aeronautical innovators are sponsoring a competition to reward qualified contenders who can manipulate the agency’s FUN3D design software so it runs ten to 10,000 times faster on the Pleiades supercomputer without any decrease in accuracy. The competition is called the High Performance Fast Computing Challenge.
Whether you want to take your child on board or maybe have a romantic dinner with your spouse, the East Troy Electric Railroad is really something to consider. Click on this link for information about tickets, times, and special themed trips.
Wisconsin Firearms Training Center is adding a new program being offered for the upcoming summer. It's called "Armed Citizens Academy," and it's a four-session class, including CCW training, handgun marksmanship, self defense law, and home and personal protection strategies. Click on this link for all the details.
Safari Lake Geneva is considered to be Wisconsin's first safari park. It opens on Monday, May 1 for another season.
List of locations across the state
From container gardening to herb gardening, you have easier options when it comes to spring planting. Click on this link to give your green thumb a helping hand.