Thursday, December 8th, 2016

It’s the Town of Waukesha edition. A Hamm/Van Scyoc twitter account sent three tweets in my direction, all saying the same thing: Then they blocked me so I couldn’t respond. Damn. If there was only some way, some means of responding to them. The tantrum was in response to a blog post about a party at the […]

Waukesha Freeman Page A5 Opinion Town of Waukesha politics just odd Welcome to the bizarre world of Town of Waukesha politics. To steal a line from a past column, never have so many fought so hard over so little. Town Board Chairman Jhn Marek is being challenged by resident Wayne Krzyzanowski. Also running for the […]

I once joked I felt sorry for Waukesha Freeman Editor Bill Yorth because he had to sift through the letters to the editor written in crayon. And that was before I started writing for them. Former Town of Waukesha Chairman Angie Van Scyoc, who just lost again in a comeback effort, posted on her Facebook […]

Waukesha Freeman Thursday, April 3, 2014 Page A5 Opinion Thoughts on Tuesday’s election Voters hope to turn page on latest dramas Just some thoughts from Tuesday night’s election results, and we’ll try to tie them all together at the end. So imagine my best Jim McKay imitation as we go across Waukesha, with the thrill […]

These are the kind of statements that really make the voters feel good about the outcome on election day.  “I think I did everything I can to voice my concerns. Perhaps the issues are not as important to the residents.” – Angie Van Scyoc, in the Waukesha Freeman 4/2/14 I’m sure there are not going […]

Former County Clerk and current Town of Waukesha Clerk/Treasurer Kathy Nickolaus is expected to announce today, April 1st, she is running for the town board. “Why not?” she said. “I fit right in. Besides, I have a real chance of winning.” Current Town Chairman John Marek was critical of the last-minute write-in candidacy but conceded […]

I saw this topic at the Takin’ it to the Streets website and just started shaking my head: It must be the well water in the Town of Waukesha making everyone crazy. Do not drink the water. Buy bottled water instead. Print this entry

I would take the photo below: Print it on one side with the caption, “Former County Clerk Kathy Nickolaus election results.” On the other side, put two quotes: “To me, it’s a no-brainer.” — Town Supervisor Joe Banske “…you are a lifesaver.” – Former Town Chairman Angie Van Scyoc Then in big type, “Banske and […]

Did I mention that the town of Waukesha just hired former Waukesha County Clerk Kathy Nickolaus as town clerk just in time for the election? Yes, yes I did. Not only was she supported for the town clerk position by current town board member Joe Banske, she is also endorsed by former Town Board Chairman […]

Every year I make predictions, and every year we check them. Unlike other pundits, I actually hold myself accountable. It’s the masochist in me. This year promises to be an interesting year for Wisconsinites. Wisconsin’s new health care laws will slowly go into effect after the Obamacare delay. Spring and fall elections will promise surprises […]