Obituary: John Speranza

John L. “Johnny” Speranza, 76, passed away on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. Born Nov. 23, 1939 in Madison, WI, Johnny was the son of John and Bertha (Ahrens) Speranza. He graduated from West High School in 1957. Johnny worked in the family restaurant, John’s Dairy Bar, in the Waunona Way area prior to joining the […]

Man Crashes Car Following I-94 Pursuit

A 26-year-old Milwaukee man suffered non-life-threatening injuries after he crashed the car he was driving Wednesday just after law enforcement officials terminated a car chase on Interstate 94. The crash happened at 10:50 a.m. while Terrence Anderson drove his car southbound on the I-94 on-ramp at Highway KR, according to a press release by the […]

Drugs Found After Car Chase Ends In Caledonia

A South Milwaukee man and Milwaukee woman are accused of having drugs in their car after they eluded police in Milwaukee County. Solian Dhembi, 28, and Marisela Rodriguez, 24, were charged with two counts of possession of narcotic drugs, possession of cocaine, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Dhembi also is accused of bail jumping and was […]

Meet Phelps: Olympic Size Personality Seeks Furever Family

This 7-week-old ball of fluff is a sweetheart who needs a furever home. Meet Phelps, a male domestic shorthair, one of many kittens available through HOPE Safehouse during the on-going season of kittens. If you think your family could be the furever home for Phelps, call HOPE Safehouse at (262) 634-4571, email them at hopesafehouse@gmail.comor visit