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Environment
8:54 am
Mon July 29, 2013

Road Construction Causing Traffic Headaches in Wauwatosa

Wauwatosa Mayor Kathy Ehley says her city is experiencing an extraordinary number of road projects.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Mon July 29, 2013

National Governors Association Aims to Find Common Ground in Milwaukee

Gov. Scott Walker will host this year's meeting of the National Governors Association in downtown Milwaukee.
Credit Eric Thayer, Getty Images

Gov. Scott Walker won’t be the only governor in Wisconsin later this week, when Milwaukee hosts the annual meeting of the National Governors Association.

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Environment
4:07 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Waukesha Residents Can Earn Rewards for Conserving Water

Rewards for less

Waukesha has signed a $4,000 contract with a company, to provide water users with discounts at local businesses, if the resident reduces water consumption compared with last year.

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Regional
3:46 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

On Your Mark, Get Set, Pedal! Amazing Milwaukee Race on Bikes is Back

The Amazing Milwaukee Race on Bikes will be held on August 11th.
Credit amazingmilwaukeerace.com

Lake Effect's Stephanie Lecci interviews Adam Baus, creator of The Amazing Milwaukee Race on Bikes.

If you're looking to find an urban adventure whilst pedaling on your bicycle, Milwaukeean Adam Baus has an event for you.

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Education
3:08 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Moving to the Music: Dalcroze Method Teaches Students Pitch, Rhythm

Music teachers use movement in the classroom, a teaching method inspired by Emile Jaques Dalcroze.
Credit Kaufmanmusiccenter.org

Lake Effect contributor Amy Kiley is at the Wisconsin Center for Music Education.

Musicians from Wisconsin and beyond gathered in Waunakee this summer to learn about a Swiss music education method.

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