Sunday, November 4, 2012
Not only is voting a right extended to us as Americans, it is also a civic responsibility that should be taken seriously.
Editor's Note: The following column was written by Waukesha County Executive Dan Vrakas. Tuesday, Nov. 6, is Election Day across the country, and in Waukesha County we have a number of very important elections, not only for president, but other federal and state offices. Not only is voting a right extended to us as Americans, it is also a civic responsibility that should be taken seriously. On Tuesday, you will be asked to make some very important decisions that will affect the future of this country. I encourage you to research the candidates and make an informed decision at the ballots. Waukesha County plays a very important role in elections. The county prepares and distributes the ballots and supplies, programs election equipment, …
Friday, April 13, 2012
After a week of polling, the best places to buy a prom dress and rent a suit have been chosen by Patch readers.
In one of our largest Readers' Choice segments yet, Patch polled readers in Brookfield, Wauwatosa, Waukesha, Menomonee Falls, Sussex and Muskego asking which stores carry the best prom dresses and suit rentals. The eligible stores in the area were: Prom dresses Tuxedos/Suits Winning by a hair, the best place to buy a prom dress is Jess Fleur Fun in Waukesha, and the best place to rent a suit or tuxedo is Men's Wearhouse on Bluemound Road. Congratulations to the winners from Patch!
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
It's full-on prom season and Patch wants to know which local places are the best when it comes time to look for prom dresses, tuxedos and suits. Vote in our poll, rate and review stores, and leave comments to help people make their choices this
Prom means fancy clothes, girls dressed bright as butterflies, and guys looking for ways to make their tux stand out in a crowd. If you're looking for prom attire, where do you turn? In one of our largest Readers' Choice segments yet, we're looking at businesses in Brookfield, Wauwatosa, Waukesha, Menomonee Falls, Sussex and Muskego. Tell us your favorite local spots by voting in the poll, leaving comments below, and by rating and reviewing local businesses on their Patch directory pages. Voting begins at 5 am Monday and is open until 9 am Friday. The winner of the Readers' Choice competition for the best place to buy a prom dress, rent a tux or buy a suit will be decided by Patch editors, based on poll votes, ratings and reviews, and by …