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Alverno tops U.S. News & World Report list of “Most Innovative Schools”

Alverno College is ranked number one on the list of “Most Innovative Schools” among Regional Universities in U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 America’s Best Colleges guidebook. Colleges in this...

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Alverno College Students Awarded Scholarships

Several Alverno College students have been awarded scholarships for the 2015/2016 academic year. • Cecilia Marrero, an Education major, has been awarded the American Family Insurance Scholarship in the amount of $650. • Mariah...

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Character Education Recognized in South Milwaukee: South Milwaukee School District Earns State District of Character Award

(South Milwaukee, WI – August 25, 2015) – Superintendent Dr. Rita Olson announced today that South Milwaukee School District received the State School District of Character Award from the Wisconsin...

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MCW Graduate School - Master & Certificate Programs Open House

The Medical College of Wisconsin Graduate School is hosting a Master Degree & Certificate Programs Open House on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 from 5:00pm-7:00pm. Any and all prospective students are...

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Alverno College Awarded Two-Year College Ready Grant from Great Lakes

Alverno College was one of nine colleges and community-based organizations that received a College Ready grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation. Nearly $270,000 will fund two full years...

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Alverno College Elects Don Layden Chair of the Board of Trustees

Alverno College, ranked first in the Midwest for doing “the best job of educating undergrads” by U.S. News & World Report, announced the election of Don Layden to chair of...

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Registration Open K-3 through 8th Grade at St. Martin of Tours School

St. Martin of Tours currently has open registration for grades K-3 through 8th. St. Martin of Tours School is a small and vibrant school with strong academics and a...

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Wisconsin Wins: Thank You Retailers

The Wisconsin Wins Program is a campaign designed to decrease youth access to tobacco products. The Tobacco-Free Suburban Milwaukee and Ozaukee County MJC has been conducting retail compliance checks in...

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Students of All Abilities Enjoy Camp Greendale

Camp Greendale, a day camp for students of all abilities aged 5-12, was held June 15-19 at St. Luke's Church in Greendale. While students participated in traditional camp activities, the...

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GHS Rising Senior Elected Governor of Badger Boys State

GHS Rising Senior Elected Governor of Badger Boys State, State Delegate to Boys Nation Congratulations to Greendale High School student Jacob Malinowski, who has been elected by his peers as Governor...

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Thankful for a tobacco-free Dad

My name is Chula and I want to share this story about my dad with everyone. My dad is an amazing dad he has always been there for me and...

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One Daughter's Plea to Her Smoker-Dad on Father's Day

When I was young, my dad didn’t help me learn how to tie my shoes, learn my ABCs or multiplication tables. Instead, he was too busy smoking into the fireplace,...

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Alverno College Appoints Kevin Casey Dean of Arts and Sciences

Kevin Casey, Ph.D., has been appointed Dean of Alverno College’s School of Arts and Sciences. In this role, he will provide leadership to the School of Arts and Sciences and...

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Alverno College Introduces New Flexible Degree Program

Alverno College is launching a new hybrid degree program that blends online and in-class learning, designed to be a more flexible option for working women. The program includes three majors...

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International Expert Dr. Michele Borba to Speak at Alverno College Character Education Conference

Dr. Michele Borba, award-winning expert on children, teens, parenting, bullying and moral development and author of the best-selling book Building Moral Intelligence, will speak at Alverno College on June 17....

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WASBO Honors School District of Greenfield

The School District of Greenfield was recognized with the 2015 Business Services Award by the Wisconsin Association of School Business Officials (WASBO) at the organization’s Annual Spring Conference on May...

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Alverno College Will Hold its 151st Commencement on May 22 and 23

Alverno College will hold its 151st commencement this weekend as 200 students walk across the Pitman Theatre stage (39th St. and Morgan Ave.) to receive their undergraduate degrees. The...

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Scholarships Awarded by Hales Corners Woman's Club

The Hales Corners Woman's Club Scholarship Committee has selected two high school seniors from Whitnall High School as recipients of two $1,000 scholarships. The winners are Austin Jenk and Jessica Abing....

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Artist in Residence Program Teaches Elementary Students about Photography

Research shows the arts and music enhance brain development and student achievement in subjects such as mathematics. To broaden elementary school students’ art experiences, volunteer parent organizations at School District...

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New Berlin IKE, West Named to Washington Post Top School List

Washington Post Names Eisenhower, West on “America’s Most Challenging High Schools” List For the fifth year in a row both School District of New Berlin (SDNB) high schools, Eisenhower and West, were...

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Community Watch

» Possible student transfer restrictions in West Allis schools gets flak 1/19

» Whitnall School District's Superintendent Lowell Holtz announces retirement 1/18

» Area police departments, school districts to team up for anti-heroin summit Updated:  1/18

» Err ball: Where the WIAA (but mostly everybody else) went wrong 1/13

» Charges filed in connection to alleged human trafficking, prostitution in south suburbs Updated:  1/12

» Recent suspension in prep sports a reminder of perils of social media Updated:  1/12

» Cold suspected in woman's death in Kenosha Updated:  1/11

» Volunteers needed for wheelchair basketball tournament at Whitnall High School 1/8

» Longtime West Allis School Board member to step down, 4 seek 3 seats 1/8

» West Allis mayor unopposed, but races in three aldermanic districts 1/7

» Six seek four seats on Greenfield School Board 1/7

» Police ask help to find West Allis man, 50, missing since Tuesday 1/6

» West Allis Central High School club donates to disaster relief, vets 1/5

» 2015 preps state championships in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country 1/5

» Man charged with hit-and-run involving pedestrian on Miller Park Way 1/4

» Whitnall gets $10,000 grant to make school forest more accessible 1/4

» Positive and uplifting stories in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country in December 1/4

» Jurors allowed to hear about 2nd death in suitcase body trial 12/31

» Top 10 news stories of 2015 in Greenfield and West Allis 12/30

» Biz buzz: A look at the top business stories in Greenfield and West Allis in 2015 12/30

» Newspaper delivery may be delayed due to weather 12/29

» Milwaukee County declares snow emergency Dec. 28 12/28

» West Allis police seek help in shooting investigation 12/28

» West Allis commission picks new police chief Updated:  12/21

» Who should Packers fans be cheering for in the home stretch of 2015? 12/16

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