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School District of New Berlin Expands Post-Secondary Options

Last month, the School District of New Berlin hosted an information night for students and their families to explain the wide variety of options available to students who feel ready...

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SDNB Includes 'College and Career Ready Dispositions in Grading, Reporting

In response to a growing concern that students are graduating high school - and in some cases college - without the social and emotional skills to effectively navigate the worlds...

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MCW cardiovascular researcher wins Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar Award

Peter C. Frommelt, MD, professor and interim chief of pediatrics in the division of cardiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and member of MCW’s Cardiovascular Center, is the...

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Local Student Graduates from Olin College of Engineering

For Immediate Release June 8, 2016 Contact: Anne-Marie Dorning 781-292-2258 Local Student Graduates from Olin College of Engineering Needham, MA - Ryan Eggert of Pewaukee, Wisconsin, received a bachelor of science in Electrical and Computer...

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SDNB Earns $10,000 Grant to Enhance Student Financial Literacy Education

On the heels of earning a 2015 Governor’s Financial Literacy Award, the School District of New Berlin is one of 11 school districts, schools and organizations to be awarded a...

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Waukesha Resident Promoted by Alverno College

Judy Calhoun has been promoted to associate professor of Physical Science at Alverno College. Calhoun has worked at Alverno since 2003, and teaches courses including chemistry of bio-organic molecules, organic...

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Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin commits more than $20 million to statewide behavioral health initiatives

The Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin (AHW) Endowment today announced its commitment of nearly $20 million in an initiative to generate statewide, community-based advances in behavioral health. The ambitious eight-year project represents...

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Wisconsin Connections Academy Graduates Leaders of Tomorrow

Congratulations graduates – you have finished high school! My name is Michelle Mueller and I am the principal of Wisconsin Connections Academy, one of Wisconsin’s first K-12 virtual public schools. There...

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Valedictorian: Wisconsin Connections Academy Taught Me More than Academics

When people ask about the high school I attended, I proudly tell them I went to Wisconsin Connections Academy and am the 2016 valedictorian at the state’s first virtual school....

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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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Community Watch

» Waukesha Meijer supercenter to open Aug. 2 6/28

» Waukesha West's Jarred Kelenic makes cut for Team USA U18 baseball team Updated:  6/28

» Complaint: Waukesha veteran, upset by fireworks, fired rifle into air Updated:  6/28

» Woman fined for bringing marijuana to Waukesha court proceeding Updated:  6/28

» What's next for water: Officials discuss aspects of Waukesha's plan 6/27

» Summer food service program begins at Waukesha schools 6/27

» Waukesha Plan Commission doesn't bite at proposed doggy day care, cites noise concerns 6/27

» Waukesha police report: June 30, 2016 issue 6/27

» Carroll's new Lowry Hall gets final OK from Waukesha Plan Commission 6/24

» Waukesha native's Smart Program Training targets dementia progression 6/23

» OwnersEdge gives Green Bay business owner an alternative to selling 6/22

» Plea hearing set for Waukesha man accused of pointing unloaded assault rifle at police Updated:  6/21

» Waukesha's water diversion application wins unanimous approval 6/21

» Mother of girl charged in Slender Man stabbing struggles with daughter's fate 6/21

» Waukesha police report: June 23, 2016 issue 6/20

» Waukesha's iconic Gasthaus restaurant to close this weekend Updated:  6/20

» 11th-hour effort aims to kill Waukesha water plan 6/19

» Waukesha School District approves new principals at Lowell & Hawthorne 6/17

» Carl Zach Cycling Classic rolls into Waukesha June 19 6/17

» Waukesha celebrates nation's and city parks' anniversary this time 6/17

» Waukesha teen drowns in Marinette County lake during youth retreat Updated:  6/17

» Waukesha STEM Academy encourages engineering careers for girls Updated:  6/16

» Initial Reaction Podcast: MLB Draft's Wisconsin flavor and WIAA's postseason model Updated:  6/15

» Charge dismissed against Waukesha man accused of human trafficking Updated:  6/14

» Police looking for man who stole power tools worth $7,000 from Waukesha Farm and Fleet Updated:  6/14

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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.