Editor's note: Since this story went to press, Matt Caran has rejected the town of Lisbon's offer. See related story, Carran rejects Lisbon job offer.
Village of Sussex — The direction that the village board and staff is leading the community, including the proposed YMCA/Village Hall, the reconstruction of Main Street, and the restructuring of the library, could become pivotal issues in the 2015 municipal elections.
More than a year after allegedly stealing 31 checks and cashing them for about $16,000 from a town of Lisbon business, four men have been charged.
Do you know a Waukesha County woman whose civic community and professional leadership are exemplary?
Elizabeth Kraus was permitted to use the title Town Clerk/Administrator even though it was never officially bestowed on her by the town board, according to town supervisors who were responsible for overseeing town hall operations.
Holiday cheer will be spread at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, in the Hamilton Fine Arts Center for the free Winter Holiday Concert.
Town of Lisbon — "We are not 100 percent on the same page," is how Town Chairman Matt Gehrke described the town board's decision on Monday, Dec. 8, to delay hiring a new administrator until the board can re-interview one of the three finalists for the position.
Village of Sussex — Paul "P.J" Cain has lived in Sussex all of his life. He owns and operates a successful auto repair shop on Main Street. He recalls attending third and fourth grade in the old Main Street School building in the early 1960s.
The Hamilton School District is again among the top school districts in the U.S. and Canada when it comes to Advanced Placement.
The Art of the Bicycle: Dec. 17-20, Delafield Arts Center, 719 Genesee St., Delafield. Diane Lehman, Peter Kudlata and Wheel & Sprocket. Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Friday: 11am-4pm; first and third Saturdays of each month: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and by appointment. Free. http://www.delafieldartscenter.org/.
Country Christmas Outdoor Drive-through Lights Display: 5-9 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays, 5-10 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and holidays through Dec. 31. Country Springs Hotel, 2810 Golf Road, Pewaukee. Wisconsin’s largest drive-through holiday lights event features more than a million holiday lights along a mile-long trail that winds through the woods, Includes animated figures and holiday scenes. Call (262) 970-5398 for details., $15-$25. $15 per carload, $25 limo, mini-coach or large van http://www.thecountrychristmas.com.
Nutcracker Ballet: 7 p.m. Dec. 19; 1 p.m., 7 p.m. Dec. 20; 2 p.m. Dec. 21, Oconomowoc Arts Center, 641 East Forest Street, Oconomwoc. Mainstage Academy of Dance performs this beloved Tchaikovsky ballet, a holiday classic the whole family will enjoy. Visit www.theoac.net for more information or tickets. $14-$16 http://www.wedancemainstage.com
Tom Heideman’s Swamp Party: 9:30 p.m. Dec. 20, Delafield Brewhaus, 3832 Hillside Drive, Delafield. For more information call (262) 646-7821.
Updates to this calendar are made weekly Monday afternoon.