The New Milwaukee

,
This isn’t your grandparent’s Milwaukee, anymore! Here's a break down of the 7 biggest, most important projects contributing to the ‘new’ Milwaukee.

How Wisconsinites Can Be More Energy Efficient

Are you interested in learning more about how you can join your fellow Wisconsinites in being more energy efficient? We’ve got the tips and tricks for you! Learn more about the energy-saving packs that Focus on Energy offers to Wisconsinites throughout the state and how you can help create a brighter future for Wisconsin today. Look no further than the Focus Free Packs Program! These free energy saving packs could be your first step in creating a greener environment in your own home. So what are the energy saving packs? Let’s break them down… one by one!

3 Tips to Practice for Internet Safety

We can all agree that our world has taken a turn towards living part of our lives, online. Many people are tasked with watching over their children as they explore the world online and promoting a safe and smart experience. Two-thirds of children that experience mental health problems report that they have recently experienced cyber bullying. Read more on 3 tips to prevent cyberbullying in your home!

How You Can Help Keep Wisconsin 'Green' This Summer

Let’s be real here, we do love our great state of Wisconsin and we know you do too! Being comfortable in your own home by making smart energy efficient decisions will not only give you peace of mind on cost savings but will help keep our state around, and healthy!, for as long as possible. Together, let’s stay green this summer (and all year long to boot) by doing our part to reduce our energy usage which in return will save money to help explore more of Wisconsin! Let’s dive right into three tips for AC maintenance to help you save while staying cool all summer long thanks to our friends at Focus on Energy!

3 Small Wisconsin Towns You Need to Visit

,
We are lucky to have an abundance of gorgeous small towns throughout the state of Wisconsin. From the lakes that we use for fishing and swimming, to exploring culture and art through the many downtowns, Wisconsin is home to so many amazing places to visit! Each time of year brings out the best in many different locations but here we are diving into the top 3 small towns that you are going to want to visit before the summer is over!

Summer Safety Tips for Travelers

, ,
Why head to Florida when the beaches will be packed and the sun feels like a sauna? Instead, look for hidden gems and places that are off the beaten path. If you’re RVing or traveling by car, check out Wisconsin’s Great River Road or head up to Lake Superior. And above all, stay safe. If you haven’t been on the road in a while (or even if you have) here are some things to keep in mind.

A Northwoods Retreat: Bent's Camp

, ,
From an iconic Friday (& Tuesday) night fish fry, to the jaw dropping views of the Cisco Chain, you can be sure to find a fun weekend getaway at Bent’s Camp Resort in Land O’ Lakes! With 125 years of deep history in the Northwoods, find out 3 ways to maximize your enjoyable stay while visiting Bent’s Camp.

Introducing Cobblestone Hotels: Discover Wisconsin's Official Hotel Chain

, ,
Here’s a warm welcome to Discover Wisconsin’s new official hotel chain: Cobblestone Hotels! Cobblestone Hotels opened its first property in January 2008 in the small town of Clintonville, Wisconsin. Over the past 13 years, it has expanded to more than 160 locations across 27 states. Crazy, huh? Let’s explore the strong Wisconsin roots of this now national chain and why they love to deliver big city quality with small town values.

Plan Your Summer Vacation to Antigo

, ,
Summer has officially begun and Antigo is calling your name! Right in the heart of Wisconsin, you can find family and fun. From a little hometown diner to outdoor explorations, get ready to plan for your adventure while visiting Langlade County, aka the county of trails, this summer.

3 Ideas for Outdoor Dining While On the Go

The warmer weather has finally set in and so has the ability to dine outdoors! This summer, instead of dining in or eating in your car, plan a trip to the park or the lake and enjoy your meal with the beautiful nature filled views. As most people know, using a cell phone while driving is dangerous. But most don’t know the lesser known truth which is that there is a 39% increased likelihood of an accident while eating or drinking (any beverage!) and driving. Instead, stay safe this summer and try one of these three spots that you can head to enjoy your meal or a tasty treat in a peaceful way!