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International Expert Baruti Kafele to Speak at Alverno College Character Education Conference

Baruti Kafele, award-winning principal and author of the best-selling book Closing the Attitude Gap, will speak at Alverno College on June 19. His keynote address is part of a two-day...

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Canterbury Students Recognize Earth Day

Fourth graders at Greendale's Canterbury Elementary School celebrated Earth Day by learning various ways that they can make a difference in the environment. Classes read “The Lorax” by Dr. Seuss,...

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MORE Robotics Prepares for 2014 World Championship

MORE Robotics, Team 1714, kicked off the 2014 FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition build season, in early January, upon the release of this year’s...

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Scholarships for single mothers

HOPE Network is offering its Edmund Springman Educational Grants to area single mothers pursuing post-high-school education (technical school or college). The money may be used to cover tuition, day-care costs...

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Greenfield School District Fails to Address Bullying of Maple Grove Elementary Student

I am writing in hopes that local attention will call Maple Grove Elementary School teachers and staff, Greenfield School District administrators, the Greenfield Police Department, and the parents and adults...

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Franklin High School Senior Awarded Scholarship

Peter Gulgowski, a senior at Franklin High School, has been awarded a $500 scholarship for post-secondary education from the Union of Technicians, Engineers, and Architects of Milwaukee County (TEAMCO)....

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Hales Corners Woman’s Club Offering Scholarships

Hales Corners Woman’s Club Offers Scholarships to Graduating High School Seniors Application Deadline: March 31, 2014 High school seniors living in the Whitnall School District and planning to go on to college...

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Alverno College’s Poll Worker Project Wins State-wide Award

Alverno College’s Poll Worker Project has been awarded Wisconsin Campus Compact’s 2014 Esther Letven Campus-Community Partnership Award. This award recognizes outstanding partnerships between higher education and the community that produce...

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MORE Robotics Kicks Off the 2014 Robotics Season

On January 4, 2014, MORE Robotics, Team 1714, kicked off the 2014 FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition build season upon the release of this...

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Wisconsin Connections Academy On Demand Information Session

Students and Families Invited to Learn More about Virtual Schooling with WCA WHAT: An on demand information Session for Wisconsin Connections Academy (WCA), the state’s leading K-12 virtual public school...

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Wisconsin Connections Academy On Demand Information Session

Students and Families Invited to Learn More about Virtual Schooling with WCA WHAT: An on demand Information Session for Wisconsin Connections Academy (WCA), the state’s leading K-12 virtual public school...

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GMS 8th Graders Share Projects for National History Day

Earlier this month, Greendale Middle School eighth grade students shared their passion for the past with a large audience of family members and other students as part of the second...

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Academic Achievement is Just a Click Away

Join WCA students, families and teachers online as they discuss their online learning experiences and how it has been useful for their child(ren). Hear about WCA’s customized learning process designed by...

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Searching for a great preschool?

Searching for a great preschool? Look no further! Little Lambs Academy has everything you need along your early childhood educational journey. We offer many programs for children ages 6...

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St. Gregory the Great Parish School Open House

St. Gregory the Great will be hosting its annual Open House on Tuesday, January 28, 2014, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Come visit us to learn more about the great education St....

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St. John the Evangelist Catholic School holds Open House

St. John the Evangelist Catholic School will hold its annual Open House to kick of Catholic Schools week Saturday, January 25, 3:00 - 4:30 and Sunday, January 26, 10:00 -...

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Support Special Olympians at the Polar Plunge

School District of Greenfield students and staff will help support Special Olympics by braving the icy waters of the Muskego County Park Swimming Pond during the Annual Polar Plunge on...

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Students Invited to Apply for Summit Credit Union Continuing Ed Scholarships

High school and college students are invited to apply for Summit Credit Union’s continuing education scholarships. The three $1,500 tuition scholarships will be awarded this April. To apply for the...

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West Allis-West Milwaukee Recreation Department turns 80 years old

The West Allis-West Milwaukee School District's Recreation and Community Services Department turns 80 years old in 2014! As a celebration of serving the community's recreation needs for 80 years...

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Lakeland College expands ways students can take classes

To say that Octave Rouege is busy is an understatement. The Greenfield transplant from Mississippi works full time, participates 12 to 16 hours each week with a local nonprofit and is...

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Community Watch

» 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

» 27th Annual Now All-Suburban Football Team 12/11

» 2015 All-Suburban Football Team in photos 12/9

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We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

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