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Enrol NOW K3-8th Grades at Mary Queen of Saints

Mary Queen of Saints Catholic Academy is enrolling now for the 2016-2017 school year from grades K3 through 8th. Our faith-filled education is a good investment in your child’s future! We...

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MSOE student Hamzah Mirza wins top honor at national business competition

Six members of MSOE’s Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) chapter competed and placed in the top ten of their respective competitions at the 2016 PBL National Leadership Conference in Atlanta. Hamzah...

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Alverno College Names Jessica Ott Director of Athletics

Jessica Ott has been named Alverno College’s new director of athletics and head basketball coach. In these roles, she will head the basketball program, lead the athletics department in recruitment...

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Enroll NOW K3-8th Grades St. Martin of Tours

St. Martin of Tours Parish School is enrolling now for the 2016-2017 school year from grades K-3 through 8th. While the public schools are a good investment in your...

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Alverno College Names Karin Wasiullah Associate Dean of Nursing

Karin Wasiullah, DNP, has been named associate dean of Alverno College’s JoAnn McGrath School of Nursing. In this role, she will help to provide leadership to the School of Nursing,...

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Alverno College launching two new programs in health fields

Alverno College Launches New Health Education and Kinesiology programs Milwaukee, (June 13, 2016) – Alverno College is launching two new degree programs in the fall, broadening its health care offerings. Health...

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Campus News

Kevin Schmidt, a 2011 Alumni of Nathan Hale High School graduated from the UW-Platteville College of Engineering Math and Science with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering on...

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Alverno College Announces Faculty Promotions

The following Alverno College faculty have been promoted, and were honored at a promotion ceremony on May 25: To Professor: Desiree Pointer Mace, Education; Bay View resident Marilyn Reedy, Education; Milwaukee resident Eileen Sherman,...

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Greenfield Resident Promoted by Alverno College

Alex Blom has been promoted to associate professor of Physical Science at Alverno College. Blom, a Greenfield resident, has worked at Alverno since 2009 teaching several different classes including physical...

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County Parks Offers Free Chess Camps

Wisconsin Scholastic Chess Federation and Milwaukee County Parks are starting their 2nd year of free chess camps in local parks. Greenfield Park (area 5) will be the site...

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Campus News

Partrick Heal of West Allis received his BS in Construction Management from UW-Stout on May 7, 2016....

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Race to the Parade Registration Now Open For Run/Walk for Greendale Marching Band

GREENDALE, WI -- Online registrations are now being accepted for the Greendale Marching Band’s “Race to the Parade,” a 10K/5K/Walk on June 4, 2016, in the Village of Greendale. The...

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Two Nationally Known Experts on Character Education to Speak at Alverno College Character Education Conference

Barbara Gruener, nationally known author and character coach will speak at Alverno College on June 16. Her morning keynote address is part of an annual conference on school transformation and...

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Ten Wisconsin High School Seniors Win BBB Foundation’s “Student of Integrity” Scholarship

The Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of its 2016 “Student of Integrity” scholarship. The winners are (in alphabetical order): Henry Biznek of Kohler High...

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Greendale Middle School To Host Gallery Night of the Arts

Artwork from Greendale Middle School students will be on display at the school’s Second Annual Gallery Night of the Arts on Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m....

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GHS FBLA STUDENTS QUALIFY FOR NATIONALS

Greendale High School students had an amazing showing at the FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) State Leadership Competition in the LaCrosse on April 11-12. Over 3,000 students, advisers and...

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Alverno College Cancels Classes For One Day So Students Can Volunteer

Classes will be cancelled until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27 at Alverno College for its 16th annual Community Day. The day of service is set aside each year so...

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Alverno College Offers Rare Opportunity to Hear a Holocaust Survivor Speak

In an increasingly rare opportunity to hear the first-hand accounts of Holocaust survivors, Alverno College will hold its 15th annual Holocaust Remembrance Service, the largest non-Jewish gathering of this type...

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Greendale High School Junior Earns FBLA Business Achievement Awards

Greendale High School junior Travis Bradford, a member of the school’s chapter of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) has earned two levels of FBLA’s national Business Achievement Awards. Travis has...

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Take it Out of the Park

Baseball season is here, and sports fans across Wisconsin are beyond excited! The Brewers’ home opener on Monday the 4th ended with a tough loss for the crew with a...

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Community Watch

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» Man suspected of shooting Milwaukee officer was out on bail Updated:  7/18

» #BestSummerEverNOW: Share your 2016 summer photos of you in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/18

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA Summer Baseball Sectional Round Updated:  7/18

» St. John the Evangelist Parish to host 49th annual Family Festival 7/18

» NOW's user submitted stories, photos will be discontinued in early August 7/18

» West Allis bans e-cigarette smoking where tobacco smoking is banned 7/12

» Gourmet grocery store of the world seeks second West Allis location 7/12

» West Allis seeks grant to replace lead pipes to keep lead out of water 7/12

» Initial Reaction Podcast: WIAA state summer baseball tournament preview Updated:  7/12

» Initial Reaction Podcast: JR talks Olympic Trials with two local track athletes 7/7

» Greenfield's Bella Matthias repeats as NOW Newspapers' 2016 All-Suburban Softball Player of the Year 7/6

» West Allis couple charged with murder, burning body in South Dakota 7/5

» Traveling Beer Garden to roll into West Allis on July 13 7/5

» Angry over fireworks, Greenfield man shoots gun toward child 7/3

» 2016 Fourth of July events in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/2

» West Allis sixth-grader in top 27 in nation in science competition 7/1

» Greenfield neighbors roaring about House of Harley's thunder 7/1

» Gun, ammunition sales in Greenfield might soon require public hearings 7/1

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A look ahead to US Open 2017, look back at Champions Tour event in Madison Updated:  6/29

» West Allis pair confess to kidnapping, killing pregnant woman 6/28

» Preliminary West Allis school budget wipes out $4.2 million in red ink 6/28

» Bicycle ride share proposal could be rolling soon in West Allis 6/28

» More decorative bike racks could add panache to West Allis locales 6/28

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