Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Waukesha Freeman Page A6 Opinion 3/17/2016 Perspective needed downtown We don’t close the streets everywhere else Listening to the wailing and gnashing of teeth, the plague of locusts will be returning to our downtown every Friday night this summer. The Waukesha Common Council is finally looking at the policy that allows Main Street in downtown […]

A couple of websites are raising the question, how can Mayor Jeff Scrima’s campaign only be reporting a $100 donation from himself if the campaign is buying all those newspaper ads? Well, it depends when the ads ran. The campaign finance report is only through the end of last year. Unless there were ads run […]

The Waukesha Freeman is reporting on its Facebook page Taylor’s People’s Park in downtown Waukesha had another fire. This time the fire was in the restaurant’s basement. Last year Taylor’s had a fire that forced it to close and spend most of 2011 remodeling. When it re-opened, Taylor’s added seating on the second floor and […]

It must be the radium in the water that makes us all crazy. In addition to Waukesha District Attorney Brad Schimel looking into the matter of city of Waukesha Alderman Roger Patton deleting his emails, city of Waukesha Attorney Curt Meitz told me on Tuesday that he planned to speak to Patton. I believe Meitz’s […]

Too bad neither chamber of the state legislature is interested in taking a field trip to Waukesha to hold a public hearing on a state-wide smoking ban. They might discover that the free market is already working to provide people with smoke-free choices. The Waukesha Business Improvement District lists 14 places that are smoke free. […]