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.
Articles about Wauwatosa
Aug. 19, 2014 5:11 p.m.
For almost 40 years, Open Hearth, 2930 N. 117th St., served steak, seafood and German entrees. According to a neighbor, the restaurant and lounge closed for good around July 4.
Aug. 12, 2014 3:34 p.m.
Another local World Of Beer (WOB) will open on Monday, Aug. 25 at 418 N. Mayfair Rd. in Giuseppe's Plaza in Wauwatosa.
Aug. 9, 2014 9:02 a.m.
Built on the site of a former quarry, Hartung Park isn't huge, but it's packed with amenities. It also celebrates its silurian period history, when millions of years ago, this was a warm water inter-reef basin filled with plant and animal life.
July 28, 2014 10:02 a.m.
Ruby Tap opened in Wauwatosa in August 2012 to the delight of West Side wine lovers. And these days, the shop has plenty to celebrate.
July 13, 2014 9:04 a.m.
OnMilwaukee.com finally made it to Dave & Buster's last weekend, expecting to hate every minute of it, but they didn't and here's why.
June 29, 2014 8:58 a.m.
Club Tap, which opened in 1939, closed its doors last night in Wauwatosa. But, the tavern will reopen in mid-July.
June 11, 2014 4:22 p.m.
HSA Commercial Real Estate today announced that Corner Bakery Cafe will open its first Wisconsin location later this year at The Mayfair Collection in Wauwatosa.
May 28, 2014 9:04 a.m.
For the first time, despite some skepticism, senior writer Molly Snyder got a spray tan. Here's an account of the experience.
May 23, 2014 7:18 p.m.
Be happy, greater Milwaukee. While, of course, there are times for parochialism today we celebrate a win for greater Milwaukee as one of its suburbs, Wauwatosa, makes Movoto's list of "Happiest Suburbs."
May 20, 2014 2:06 p.m.
This morning, Mayfair sent out an press release update on its current redevelopment, noting progress is "well underway." The finished product will add two first-in-state retailers - Nordstrom and The Container Store - new inline retail spaces and a two-level parking deck on the east side of the building.