What began as a small village on the west side of Milwaukee county has since exploded into a growing suburb with charming parks, hip businesses and a good school system.

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Listen to 7-year-old Amerah, Milwaukee

June 5, 2020 8:50 a.m.

A peaceful Black Lives Matter protest rolled through East Tosa on Thursday, and at the center of it all was a 7-year-old speaker.


Tosa Restarts aims to bring more sidewalk seating, food trucks and more

May 29, 2020 11:55 a.m.

As part of its Tosa Restarts program, Wauwatosa has approved a plan that aims to speed up the process of considering applications for sidewalk sales for retail stores, expanded outdoor seating for restaurants and bars, and, "other creative business solutions," during this difficult economic time.


Renaissance Milwaukee West hotel opening this summer at Mayfair

May 27, 2020 2:01 p.m.

The developers that brought the Kimpton Journeyman Hotel to the Third Ward tore one of the former Mayfair Mall office buildings down to the bones and reimagined it as the Renaissance Milwaukee West hotel, which is expected to open in August.