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Work At Home Scam Targets College Students

A new twist on the classic work-from-home scheme is targeting college students. Don't let the promise of easy money lure you into this con. How the Scam Works: You receive an email...

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Greenfield, WI 3rd Grader Named Top 10 Finalist in SCOTTIES National Trees Rock Video Contest

Scotties, a leader in the tissue industry is pleased to announce the top 10 entries in their Trees Rock® video contest. Annabelle Tornio, a 3rd grade student from Edgewood Elementary...

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Alverno College Exceeds $30 Million Capital Campaign Goal

Alverno College exceeded its original $30 million capital campaign goal in December, raising a total of $32,793,000. The expansion and renovation, which broke ground in March of 2014, is the...

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St. John the Evangelist Announces Open House

St. John the Evangelist will hold its annual Open House on Saturday, January 24 from 3:00- 4:30p.m. and Sunday, January 25 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Teachers, staff, parents and...

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St. John the Evangelist Announces Open House

St. John the Evangelist Catholic School will host its annual Open House on Saturday, January 24 from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. and Sunday, January 25 from 10:30 a.m. - 1:00...

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In Praise of Three Teachers: A Memorable Concert

A year ago this spring, I had the honor and privilege to guest conduct the orchestras during the West Allis-West Milwaukee All-City Orchestra Festival at none other than my alma...

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Alverno College Will Hold its 150th Commencement on December 19 and 20

Alverno College will hold its 150th commencement this weekend as 190 students walk across the Pitman Theatre stage (39th St. and Morgan Ave.) to receive their undergraduate degrees. The...

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WAWM Schools Superintendent Search Begins

The West Allis-West Milwaukee School District’s Board of Education requested proposals from firms to assist them in the search for the District’s next Superintendent. After proposals were reviewed, three firms...

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Alverno College Awarded College Ready Grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation

Alverno College has earned a College Ready continuation grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation, thanks to the impressive success of the Girls’ Advanced Academy of Science and Mathematics...

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St.Alphonsus Sunday School Students to Aid the Poor this Thanksgiving

House of Peace Pastoral Director, Father Perry, spoke to 150 St. Alphonsus Parish Sunday school students, November 9. The 1st through 5th graders will be assisting the House of Peace...

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Alverno College Course Will Visit Places of the Holocaust

Alverno College is offering a four-credit travel course to the places of the Holocaust. The class, which begins in January, will culminate in a trip to Lithuania, Poland and the...

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Alverno College Awarded Career Ready Internship Grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation

Alverno College received a $150,000 Career Ready Internship grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation for the 2014-2015 academic year. Internships provide college students with valuable workplace skills and...

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Latest “Status of Girls in Wisconsin” report reveals troubling patterns

The latest “Status of Girls in Wisconsin” report from the Alverno College Research Center for Women and Girls reveals a number of persistent, troubling patterns for Wisconsin girls, especially in...

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2nd Annual Catholic Schools Walk- Approximately 9,000 Expected to “Step Out” for an Education You Can Have Faith In

The 2nd Annual “Soles for Catholic Education” Walk is taking stride. This year’s two-mile walk will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Mount Mary University....

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U.S. News & World Report ranks Alverno College highest in the state in its “Strong Commitment to Teaching” category for the fifth consecutive year

Alverno College was ranked in the top four Midwest schools for its “strong commitment to teaching” in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 America’s Best Colleges guidebook. In the five-year...

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Back to School Tips

Wauwatosa, WIS - Like it or not, another school year is right around the corner. Knowing this, it’s important to plan ahead, so your children will be ready to start...

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Alverno College Names Wendy Powers Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

Wendy Powers, Ph.D., has been appointed associate vice president for Student Affairs and dean of students. In this role, she will provide leadership in areas directly affecting student life including...

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Alverno College Appoints Eileen Sherman Dean of Business

Eileen Sherman, Ph.D., has been appointed Dean of Alverno College’s School of Business. In this role, she will provide leadership to the School of Business, partner with faculty to foster...

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Register NOW for K3, K4 - 8th Grade

St. Martin of Tours School is now enrolling for K-3 through 8th grades for the 2014-2015 school year. At St. Martin of Tours School we offer small classroom...

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Alverno College Achieves Expansion Milestone with Green Roof Installation this Week

In one of the most visual signs of progress to date for Alverno College’s historical $30 million expansion and renovation, construction crews will finish installing a nearly 10,000 square-foot green...

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Community Watch

» Roosevelt School playground won't be sold but future still in doubt 10/14

» Free salads offered today at the new Ultimate Salad Bar in West Allis 10/9

» Semi rolls over on I-894 overpass; Greenfield Avenue could close Updated:  10/7

» Greenfield starts review of proposed 2016 city budget 10/6

» Large off-price chain Ross Dress for Less to debut in metro market in West Allis 10/6

» Milwaukee suburbs trick-or-treat times 2015 10/5

» 2 lanes reopened on I-94 near West Allis after closure because of crash Updated:  10/3

» Fight at West Allis Central leads to precautionary measures 10/2

» Sendik's plans West Milwaukee supermarket Updated:  9/30

» Greenfield School Board to fill vacancy by appointment 9/29

» More known about $6.4 million overrun at West Allis-West Milwaukee 9/28

» West Allis drowning in traffic avoiding Zoo Interchange construction Updated:  9/25

» Amphitheater plan in Greenfield moves along with help of impact fees 9/24

» Attendant to oversee Greenfield solid waste drop-off site 9/24

» Police seek help to identify 3 people involved in Greenfield burglary 9/24

» Dec. 7 deadline set for pot-bellied pig to be out of West Allis 9/22

» Little interest in hearing on West Allis-West Milwaukee 'red' budget 9/22

» Tax levy down in projected school budget 9/18

» Ditch won't stop $150 million proposed commercial, residential project in Greenfield 9/17

» Off-price retailer Ross Dress for Less to launch three Wisconsin stores Oct. 10 9/17

» Partnership buys Barnes & Noble Center in Greenfield 9/17

» No pigs allowed, but what about chickens in West Allis? 9/15

» Ordinance allowing beekeeping to be drafted in Greenfield 9/11

» Proposed Greenfield lease of Kulwicki Park not considered Tuesday 9/9

» IRS scam returns to West Allis, police warn 9/1

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