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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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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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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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YMCA OF GREATER WAUKESHA COUNTY PARTNERS WITH ELMBROOK SCHOOL DISTRICT ON BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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St. Joan Antida high School hosts its 10th annual Girls in Engineering Fair

[Milwaukee, Wis.] – April 18, 2016 – St. Joan Antida High School will welcome a record crowd of more than 200 area middle-school students for its 10th Annual Girls 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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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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St. Joseph Catholic School offering full-day K4 beginning in fall of 2016

St. Joseph Catholic School located at 2750 N. 122nd St. in Wauwatosa has announced that it will be offering full-day K4 beginning in the fall of 2016. Parents will...

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Schools Present Germantown Sings Concert

Germantown, WI – The schools of the Germantown School district are presenting a collaborative concert called “Germantown Sings”. The concert will be held in the Main Gym at Germantown High...

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FALLS ART IN NEW YORK CITY

Congratulations to Menomonee Falls High School senior art student Cierra Brown for earning recognition for her photography on a national level. In February, Brown earned state recognition (a Gold...

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Falls Students earn Honors at the 2016 Festival of Art

The Menomonee Falls High School Art Department is pleased to announce that Freshman Art Student, Theresa Scott, earned Second Place and Senior Art Student, Cierra Brown, earned an Honorable Mention...

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Community Watch

» Residents, officials pleased with improvements at Calhoun Road railroad crossing in Brookfield 6/28

» Brookfield committee to study beekeeping 6/28

» Brookfield East track and field synonymous with success 6/28

» Brookfield East baseball team drops four of five 6/28

» Brookfield Bulldogs rally for win, stay in first place 6/28

» 2016 Fourth of July events in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  6/28

» Brookfield's Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts names Lynn Sprangers new president and CEO 6/27

» Long-tenured sports writer Sky Skibosh heads into retirement, sort of 6/26

» Brookfield Central student charged in bomb scare at school Updated:  6/24

» Elmbrook names Sobocinski as new assistant superintendent for business services 6/24

» New Starbucks to anchor retail building at Sendik's Towne Centre in Brookfield Updated:  6/23

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

» Trainer allegedly sexually assaulted client at town of Brookfield fitness center Updated:  6/22

» Brookfield aldermen OK Artisan apartments, public funding Updated:  6/22

» Brookfield council reaffirms committee's denial of TIF referendum referral 6/22

» Judge orders mental evaluation of Brookfield man charged with shooting neighbors Updated:  6/21

» Brookfield East baseball has 6-0 week 6/21

» Brookfield Fire Department plans $1 million in renovations to one of its stations 6/21

» Improvements delayed at Pilgrim-Burleigh in Brookfield Updated:  6/21

» Brookfield East girls have another successful track and field season 6/20

» Brookfield East uses five-run first inning to beat Lancers 6/20

» Brookfield Central had solid season under new coaching staff 6/20

» Two pedestrians involved in Brookfield car crash Sunday night 6/20

» Watertown Plank Road to close in Elm Grove starting Monday 6/16

» Brookfield panel approves Wimmer apartment project, and TIF assistance for it Updated:  6/16

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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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