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Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institutes of Health to receive honorary degree, speak at commencement May 20; four community leaders to receive honorary degrees

The Medical College of Wisconsin’s (MCW) 103rd annual commencement exercises will be held May 20 at 3:30 p.m. at the Milwaukee Theatre. MCW’s Medical School and its Graduate School of Biomedical...

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MCW researchers find “color-correcting glasses” don’t live up to the hype

In the first controlled study of glasses marketed to allow those with colorblindness to better perceive color, Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) vision researchers have found that the glasses do...

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The YMCA of Greater Waukesha County and Elmbrook School District announce new partnership to offer Before and After School Care at elementary schools. Wauwatosa, WI, May 10, 2016– The YMCA of...

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Christ the King Church Announces Safari Adventure for Little Children

Start your kids’ summer off right with a Safari Adventure offered by All God’s Children Preschool at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1600 N. Genesee Street in Delafield, from June...

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Brookfield Central Graduate Elizabeth Bews receives prestigious Fulbright award from U.S. Department of State

Elizabeth Bews has been named a Fulbright fellow in Archaeology and will spend the next year researching the archaeological record of the Middle Strymon River Valley in Southern Bulgaria....

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MCW’s Joseph C. Besharse, PhD, receives ARVO Proctor Medal for lifetime achievement in vision research

Milwaukee, Wis., - Joseph C. Besharse, PhD, FARVO, Marvin Wagner Professor and Chair of Cell Biology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Marjorie and Joseph Heil Professor of Ophthalmology, and director of research...

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SDNB Info Tech and Computer Science Students Leverage Field Experiences to Shape Future Plans

Students involved in the School District of New Berlin’s information technology support, computer science and software engineering programs were invited to Waukesha County Technical College in April to “choose their...

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BloodCenter of Wisconsin, MCW and UWM to host Milwaukee Quick Pitch event

Milwaukee, Wis. - BloodCenter of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and UWM Research Foundation will host Milwaukee Quick Pitch – First Look Forum, an event showcasing the latest technologies...

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SDNB 5th Grader Kicks off Laureates Discussion at Junior Achievement Legends Event

The Junior Achievement of Wisconsin’s annual JA Legends Breakfast on April 22 gave guests, including representatives from the School District of New Berlin, the opportunity to hear business philosophies, secrets...

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Community leaders celebrate 40 years of MACC Fund

MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin families who have children with cancer have access to some of the best medical care in the country. A big reason for that is the leadership and...

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Eisenhower, West Named Jostens 2016 National Yearbook Programs of Excellence

Jostens, a leading producer of yearbooks and student-created content, announced that New Berlin Eisenhower’s and New Berlin West’s yearbook programs have been named 2016 Jostens’ National Yearbook Programs of Excellence....

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Eaton, Generac and Inpro Open Their Doors to SDNB Students Interested in Manufacturing and Engineering Careers

New Berlin, Wis. – On April 12, three prominent Waukesha County manufacturing companies hosted facility tours for 24 School District of New Berlin high school students interested in exploring manufacturing...

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Eaton, Generac and Inpro Open Their Doors to SDNB Students Interested in Manufacturing and Engineering Careers

On April 12, three prominent Waukesha County manufacturing companies hosted facility tours for 24 School District of New Berlin high school students interested in exploring manufacturing and engineering careers....

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MCW professor publishes Clinical Science article on treatment for chronic kidney disease

In a study reported in Clinical Science, MCW scientists, along with researchers from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, analyzed the role of epoxyeicosatrienoic acids, signaling molecules found within...

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Dr. Stuart D. Wilson of MCW receives AAES Oliver Cope Meritorious Achievement Award

Stuart D. Wilson, MD, Professor Emeritus in the department of surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), was bestowed the Oliver Cope Meritorious Achievement Award by the American Association...

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SDNB Students Learn How to Prepare for the 21st Century Innovation Economy

New Berlin, Wis. - SDNB high school students joined others from select schools throughout southeastern Wisconsin at a “Practice Pitch” night on April 12th hosted by the Innovation in Milwaukee...

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Oconomowoc Lake home is 2016 WBCS, Inc. “Showhouse for a Cure”

The 2016 Wisconsin Breast Cancer Showhouse (WBCS) for a Cure is an exquisite 8,400 square-foot home located on the eastern shore of Oconomowoc Lake at 3943 N. Sawyer Road in...

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MCW partners with Milwaukee Academy of Science and High School of Health Sciences to DRIVE interest in health research

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has launched DRIVE, a program pairing high school students at the Milwaukee Academy of Science (MAS) and the High School of Health Sciences (HS2)...

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Visit to Froedtert Community Memorial Hospital Exposes SDNB Students to Various Healthcare Professions

Nearly 40 New Berlin Eisenhower and West students got a behind-the-scenes look at various health science careers during an all-day visit to Froedtert Community Memorial Hospital in Menomonee Falls on...

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High School theatre to present Legally Blonde

The Menomonee Falls High School Theatre Department will present the popular hit musical "Legally Blonde". The musical is based on the movie of the same name starring Reese Witherspoon and includes...

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Community Watch

» Ex-Waukesha man accused of reckless homicide in heroin overdose death Updated:  5/24

» Initial Reaction: Talking with star Waukesha soccer players Dani Rhodes, Emily Cervantes Updated:  5/24

» Blair Innovation Flair creates challenges for all to share 5/23

» Construction won't stop Waukesha's annual Memorial Day festivities 5/23

» Waukesha police report: May 26, 2016 issue 5/23

» Greats Lakes panel approves Waukesha water application with conditions 5/23

» Q&A with Jody Landish, Waukesha schools' new assistant superintendent 5/23

» Old Waukesha reform school will be razed, not reused Updated:  5/20

» Man flown to hospital after attempted suicide in Waukesha 5/20

» Sodexo to dismiss 78 employees after losing Waukesha School District contract 5/19

» Great Lakes group backs Waukesha lake water diversion Updated:  5/18

» Waukesha decides Gaspar will remain a two-way street 5/18

» Five places to swim and sun in Waukesha County this summer 5/18

» Reckless driver injured after crashing into semi truck in Waukesha 5/18

» Waukesha Town Board decides to play ball again with Five Diamonds Updated:  5/18

» Reckless driver plows into truck in Waukesha 5/17

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A chat with award-winning sportscaster Dennis Krause Updated:  5/17

» Decision on Waukesha's water application delayed pending more talks 5/16

» Waukesha police report: May 19, 2016 issue 5/16

» Hartland judge Jennifer Dorow considering applying for open state Supreme Court seat Updated:  5/16

» Waukesha's price of Lake Michigan water? No expansion of borders 5/15

» Waukesha Civic Theater's 'Annie Get Your Gun' hits the mark Updated:  5/13

» Craigslist robbery prompts Waukesha police to urge safe lot usage Updated:  5/13

» Eastbound I-94 reopens after vehicle fire at Sunnyslope in Brookfield Updated:  5/12

» Waukesha police report: May 12, 2016 issue Updated:  5/12

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Best Summer Ever


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.