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2019 Southeastern Wisconsin July 4 fireworks, parades  WISN Milwaukee

Fireworks: June 26. Advertisement. Related *Content*. WISN 12 Summerfest Big Bang Fireworks Presented by Menards · Brewers make it official: July 3rd ...

Menomonee Falls High School student-run apparel store grows as educational tool  WDJT

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. (CBS 58) – It's an innovative approach to education now benefitting more students than ever before. Last year, we highlighted a new ...

Menomonee Falls HS twins leading the boy’s golf team  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MENOMONEE FALLS-- Danny and Steven Sanicki are seniors at Menomonee Falls High School. Both of them are on the boy's golf team. The twins say they ...

Here's everything you need to know for 4th of July parades and fireworks in Milwaukee and the suburbs  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Between countless fireworks displays and parades galore, there is no shortage of festivities around the Milwaukee area this Fourth of July.

‘Everything is about support:’ Fundraiser held in Menomonee Falls for kids battling cancer  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MENOMONEE FALLS -- The community came together Tuesday, April 23 to show support for kids battling cancer in Menomonee Falls. Four students in the ...

Stars And Stripes Traveling Art Show Coming To Menomonee Falls

Stars And Stripes Traveling Art Show - Menomonee Falls, WI - The exhibit will be on display at the Menomonee Falls High School ​library through March 29, ...

Menomonee Falls Empty Bowls 2019 Date Set

Menomonee Falls Empty Bowls 2019 Date Set - Menomonee Falls, WI - Dinner of soup, bread, water, and a ceramic bowl is available for a $10 donation.

Menomonee Falls Student Amma Otchere Brings Home Gold

Amma Otchere Brings Home Gold - Menomonee Falls, WI - Since 1923, the Scholastic Awards have recognized some of America's most celebrated writers while ...

Menomonee Falls wins border battle with Germantown  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MENOMONEE FALLS -- A full house at Menomonee Falls for its border battle with Germantown in week one of the football season. The Warhawks strike first, ...

Menomonee Falls High School, community rally around local teen fighting leukemia  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Students at Menomonee Falls High School and community members are banding together to help one of their own who is battling leukemia.

Menomonee Falls' Riverside Elementary principal spends a school day on the roof  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Riverside Elementary School principal Scott Walter spent the school day Feb. 19 working from the roof of his school.

Menomonee Falls High School notifies parents of inappropriate video circulating among students  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MENOMONEE FALLS -- A letter was sent home to parents of students at Menomonee Falls High School regarding a video recording of a sexual encounter.

Menomonee Falls HS Graduation in Photos

Menomonee Falls HS Graduation in Photos - Menomonee Falls, WI - Menomonee Falls High School graduation was held on June 7. Here are several photos ...

Milwaukee Public Schools among the districts closed Monday due to winter storm  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Almost every school in the FOX6 viewing area was set to be closed on Monday, Jan. 28 due to the winter storm, expected to dump 7-14 inches of ...

21 former Wisconsin high school athletes in the NCAA tournament

Every former Wisconsin high school basketball player who is on a team playing in the 2019 NCAA men's basketball tournament.

Menomonee Falls athlete determined to beat cancer: ‘We thought it might be growing pains’  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MENOMONEE FALLS – A Menomonee Falls High School basketball player is determined to beat the cancer that has recently defined his life.

Board Recommends Next Menomonee Falls Superintendent

Board Recommends Next Menomonee Falls Sup. - Menomonee Falls, WI - The Board of Education for Falls Schools have recommended Corey Golla as the ...

VIDEO: Wisconsin RB commit Julius Davis uses 360 hurdle on insane TD run  USA TODAY High School Sports

Menomonee Falls RB Julius Davis showcased extraordinary athleticism on a touchdown run.

Menomonee Falls High School receives Sportsmanship Award for Wrestling

Menomonee Falls HS receives Sportsmanship award - Menomonee Falls, WI - This is the 4th time in 4 years that Menomonee Falls High School and its fans ...

Klos Named Kohl Scholar

Klos Named Kohl Scholar - Menomonee Falls, WI - Menomonee Falls High School student Basia Klos has been named a Kohl Educational Foundation Scholar ...

Menomonee Falls Schools Superintendent Pat Greco announces her upcoming retirement  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Pat Greco, who was named the 2018 Wisconsin Superintendent of the Year, has announced her retirement plans.

The Menomonee Falls police chief wants more people to consider a career in law enforcement  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

VILLAGE OF MENOMONEE FALLS – TV shows and movies are often quick to portray police work as a high-adrenaline, physically-demanding spectacle.

‘People are dying:’ Woman who lost brothers to suicide tells students in Menomonee Falls it’s OK to talk about mental health  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MENOMONEE FALLS -- She lost both of her brothers to suicide, and you might think she doesn't want to talk about it, but she does. She wants people to hear ...

Menomonee Falls School Board recommends Corey Golla to be new superintendent  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Menomonee Falls School Board has recommended Corey Golla to replace Pat Greco as superintendent.

Menomonee Falls business teachers win grant for eighth time  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

MENOMONEE FALLS - Business teachers at Menomonee Falls High School have won a grant for the eighth time that will help advance the high school ...

Vaping is becoming increasingly common at Germantown High School. Police aren't taking it lightly.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Four Germantown students were cited in about a week for having vaping devices and controlled substances in school. Police say it's a growing problem.

What were the best moments, players, teams in Germantown, Hamilton and Menomonee Falls sports this year?  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

With the 2017-18 year in high school athletics complete, take a look back at some of the highlights and biggest moments from the year from the Northwest Now's ...

Menomonee Falls HS Senior a World Champion Kickboxer  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MENOMONEE FALLS-- Jordan Bonenberger is a senior at Menomonee Falls High School. Late last year Jordan won 3 gold medals at the World Kickboxing ...

Nate Schuster - Iowa State

Nate Schuster, 6-4, 185, fr., Menomonee Falls (Menomonee Falls) 1.0 ppg, 1.7 rpg.

University School of Milwaukee has used virtual learning days for years. Now other districts looking into it, too.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Recent snowy and cold weather events have school districts scrambling to figure out how to make up for lost time. That usually means either adding days onto ...

Financial troubles and resignations could result in bankruptcy for EnSync Energy Systems in Menomonee Falls  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

EnSync Energy Systems, which has an office in Menomonee Falls, could cease operations if its financial struggles continue.

Former Menomonee Falls teacher convicted of 3 counts of sex assault of student by school staff

WAUKESHA COUNTY -- A former Menomonee Falls High School reading specialist accused of engaging in inappropriate contact with a student in her ...

Menomonee Falls band revue follows 'Wizard of Oz' quest to recover music from the Wicked Witch who stole it  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Students at Menomonee Falls High School in the band program are preparing for its 68th annual Band Revue.

4 Waukesha Women of Distinction Honorees Named  Waukesha, WI Patch

4 Waukesha-area women to be honored - Waukesha, WI - Three women and a Menomonee Falls High School student will be honored at the 35th annual ...

Shared achievement: 6 Menomonee Falls high school seniors earn “Eagle Scout” rank

MENOMONEE FALLS -- Eagle Scout is the highest level in the Boy Scouts of America, and few achieve it, so it's rare when six from the same troop do it at the ...

What's going on in Milwaukee this week: April 12-18  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Find something to do this week with our extensive event listings.

Falls Junior Julius Davis running track while thinking about football  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MENOMONEE FALLS-- Julius Davis is a junior at Menomonee Falls High School. In the spring, Julius competes on the track & field team. He runs the 100m, ...

New conference rivalry game between Menomonee Falls & Germantown lives up to the billing

GERMANTOWN--The first week of the high school football season, also brought Germantown's first game in the Greater Metro Conference. It also brought a ...

Portage FBLA team takes 2nd at state, sends 19 to Texas  WiscNews

Portage High School placed second out of more than 200 schools in Future Business Leaders of America's state competition in Green Bay and will send 19 ...

Video shows student at New Berlin West making homophobic slur  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The video was recorded after school and posted to Facebook.

Former Menomonee Falls teacher sentenced for sexual affair with student in her classroom  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

WAUKESHA - A former reading specialist at Menomonee Falls High School was sentenced to two years in prison Thursday for having a short-lived sexual affair ...

Snow days, 'cold days' force school districts to alter calendars, make up for lost class time  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Many suburban Milwaukee school districts have had at least three weather-related closings in nine days and are adjusting calendars to make up for lost time.

Dozens of Milwaukee-area students are semi-finalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Dozens of high school students from near-Milwaukee communities have qualified as semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Showalter to coach Menomonee Falls Basketball

Menomonee Falls, WI - Steve Showalter will be the new coach for boys basketball next year at Menomonee Falls High School. He won 3 state titles in ...

NBA Draft: J.P. Tokoto, star at Menomonee Falls High School picked at #58 by Philadelphia 76ers

BROOKLYN, New York -- 22-year-old J.P. Tokoto, who played at Menomonee Falls High School, was picked by the Philadelphia 76ers at #58 in the 2015 NBA ...

2 years in prison for Kimberly Gersonde, former teacher’s aide convicted of having sex with 2 boys  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

WAUKESHA COUNTY -- A judge on Wednesday, December 13th sentenced Kimberly Gersonde, a former teacher's aide from Menomonee Falls, to serve 2 ...

Former Menomonee Falls reading specialist charged with sexual assault pleads not guilty

WAUKESHA COUNTY -- The former Menomonee Falls high school reading specialist accused of engaging in inappropriate contact with a student in her ...

Parent says reading specialist accused of sexual assault taught her daughter: “I loved Ms. Novak”

MENOMONEE FALLS -- Menomonee Falls School District officials are responding -- after a now former employee was charged with sexual assault.

Senior prank involves late-night entry into school  WISN Milwaukee

A senior prank at Menomonee Falls High School went too far, and now police are involved. Students managed to get on top of the roof Monday night and got ...

Falls School Board candidates cite school safety as top issue  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Candidates vying for a seat on the Menomonee Falls School Board say keeping students safe in the wake of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting is paramount ...

St. Francis voters to decide on $7.25 million school consolidation plan  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

If voters say yes, significant changes would come to the St. Francis School District, including closing a school and consolidating 4-year-old kindergarten through ...

Kohl Foundation awards: 191 students, 100 teachers, 16 principals awarded scholarships  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Thousands of dollars in scholarships was granted to students, teachers and administrators who have gone above and beyond. The first of the ...

What's going on in Milwaukee this week: Nov. 16-22  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Find something to do this week with our extensive event listings.

Menomonee Fallss Robinson Earns Collegiate Volleyball Honor

Menomonee Falls's Robinson Earns Volleyball Honor - Menomonee Falls, WI - Brittany Robinson was one of four Warhawks who were selected first team ...

Wisconsin school districts' debt soars after $1.35 billion in new borrowing  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

School districts won approval to borrow $1.35 billion in 2016, the most since at least 1993.

Here's a closer look at the 5 candidates running for the Whitnall School Board  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Five candidates — two incumbents and three challengers — have filed to run for a spot on the Whitnall School Board, but only four will make it onto the April 2 ...

“I’m under investigation:” Former St. Francis teacher’s aide accused of sexually assaulting 2 students

WAUKESHA COUNTY -- A former St. Francis School District teacher's aide has been criminally charged -- accused of sexually assaulting two 16-year-old boys.

Menomonee Falls parents have another option for preschoolers next year  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

St. Anthony Parish School in Menomonee Falls will reopen next fall under a new name, St. Anthony Catholic Montessori School.

Scott Walter of Riverside Elementary School wins principal of the year award  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Scott Walter, Riverside Elementary School principal, was awarded the 2018 Elementary School Principal of the Year award by the Association of Wisconsin ...

Ronald "Coach" Pinnt - WISC - WISC-TV3

"Coach" Ronald G. W. Pinnt, age 88, passed away March 26, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.

American Red Cross urging people donate blood, platelets for patients in need  WDJT

WISCONSIN (CBS 58) -- The American Red Cross is urging people to share their good health this holiday season by donating blood or platelets for patients in ...

Oconomowoc School Board will not hire an attorney to investigate board-member misconduct charges  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Oconomowoc School Board decided Thursday, Feb. 7, to not hire an attorney to investigate school board member Sandy Schick's allegations against fellow ...

Wisconsin GOP lawmakers take aim at mounting school referendums  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Stroebel and seven other lawmakers this week introduced a slate of bills that would attack referendums on a number of fronts, from limiting them to spring and ...

Here's 45 ways you can have fun this summer in the Germantown-Menomonee Falls area  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Menomonee Falls-Germantown-Sussex area is filled with great things to do — and with the short time summer provides, there's no time to waste. This is by ...

Baby, toddler, man found dead in NE Wisconsin home  WDJT

SEYMOUR, Wis. (AP) — A man and two young children have been found dead in a home in the northeastern Wisconsin community of Seymour. Police were ...

Menomonee Falls population could surpass Brookfield by 2023  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

With a spike in construction and to well above pre-recession levels, the village of Menomonee Falls could soon become more populous than Brookfield.

“Players feed off the energy:” Men. Falls HS student cheering section gets a whole lot louder

MENOMONEE FALLS -- Menomonee Falls High School is creating a winning attitude on field and courts, but also in the stands. They've found a fun way to teach ...

“It’s intense!” Menomonee Falls H.S. seniors prevail over juniors at annual powder puff football game

MENOMONEE FALLS -- Powder puff football: in the U.S. and Canada, they're flag or touch football games between girls from junior and senior classes in high ...

High school manufacturing program has classes in the workplace  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Menomonee Falls — Not many high school students can say that a manufacturing company is their classroom — and their workplace — but that's the case for ...

Menomonee Falls sisters bring the Packers triple the cheer

GREEN BAY (WITI) -- If you're looking for the Buege sisters on a Sunday, head down to Lambeau Field. The Menomonee Falls triplets all cheer for the Green ...

After another cougar sighting, expert says there could be more than 1; DNR says ‘unlikely’  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

WAUKESHA COUNTY -- A large cat has made yet another appearance in southeastern Wisconsin. Some experts now believe there may be more than one ...

Family members, friends surprise J.P. Tokoto in Menomonee Falls, welcome him home from NBA Draft

MENOMONEE FALLS -- J.P. Tokoto was a star basketball player at Menomonee Falls High School. Last week, the 22-year-old was drafted at #58 by the ...

“I’m screwed:” Former St. Francis teacher’s aide convicted of sexually assaulting 2 boys

WAUKESHA COUNTY -- A former teacher's aide is a convicted felon after reaching a plea deal in a sexual assault case. 24-year-old Kimberly Gersonde on ...

Bidding adieu to Mr. Menomonee Falls, and my dad, Llewellyn Tietz  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Guest columnist Steven L. Tietz bids adieu to his father, Llewellyn, whose roots in Menomonee Falls ran deep.

Field of eight trimmed to six in New Berlin School Board race  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A crowded field of eight candidates has now been trimmed to six in the race for the New Berlin School Board. Kate Unger, Beth Senger, Mitch Helmer, Janet ...

Check out video of this insane 67-yard touchdown run by Menomonee Falls back Julius Davis  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Julius Davis did his best Marshawn Lynch "Beastquake" impression with a 67-yard touchdown run against West Allis Hale on Aug. 25.

Three found dead in early morning house fire in Waukesha  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

An early morning fire killed three people, injured three others and substantially damaged a town of Waukesha home on Tuesday, Feb. 19. The Waukesha ...

Oconomowoc High School teacher resigned during investigation into alleged relationship with student  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A popular Oconomowoc High School teacher resigned in 2018 amid an investigation into accusations he had a romantic relationship with a former student more ...

Brookfield Police identify man who died in train crash  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Michael J. Hayden of Brookfield died after his vehicle collided with a train.

Pewaukee boy remembered for his positive attitude and smiles  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The death of a Pewaukee boy has shifted the focus of Pewaukee High School students from saving his life to raising awareness about childhood cancer.

Another beer garden set to open in Menomonee Falls  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Beer drinkers in Menomonee Falls will have another weekend day to imbibe at a beer garden with the announcement of the new Depot Beer Garden.

Here Are The Best 100 High Schools in Wisconsin For 2017

Top 100 Wisconsin High Schools 2017 - Wauwatosa, WI - The rankings were released this week. Find out how your child's school performed here:

Greendale School District condemns video of students using racial slurs  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A five second video allegedly showing two Greendale School District students using racial slurs was shared across social media.

Greendale School Board candidates weigh in on the most pressing issue facing the district  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A look at the candidates who will be on the ballot for the Feb. 19 Greendale School Board primary.

Not sure who to vote for in Menomonee Falls/Germantown area? Help is here.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The general election is Tuesday, April 3. If you haven't decided on a candidate yet, check out our comprehensive coverage of local races.

Expect detours as Main Street in Menomonee Falls gets its first construction overhaul since the early 1990s  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

MENOMONEE FALLS - The second phase of construction on Main Street in the village is expected to begin in mid-June, and village staff is anticipating traffic ...

The government will pay you $1,000 to adopt a mustang  WDJT

The government is taking a unique approach to control the record-breaking population of wild horses: paying you $1,000 to adopt one. Approximately 50,000 ...

St. Mary Parish School in Menomonee Falls plans annual open house  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

St. Mary Parish School invites parents and their children entering 3-year-old kindergarten through eighth grade to attend its 2018 open house from 11 a.m. to 2 ...

Grieving family identifies the victims of fatal Waukesha house fire as a father and his two eldest children  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

WAUKESHA - Even as firefighters and investigators were sifting through the rubble of a fire to figure out what caused the death of three town of Waukesha ...

A terminally ill Hartland 7-year-old wanted a few dog pictures. She now has 50,000 — and counting.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Emma Mertens is a 7-year-old Hartland girl battling an inoperable brain tumor. Her family describes her as brave and loving. She also happens to be a huge ...

Blair Elementary School in Waukesha could close under a new consolidation plan  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Because of declining enrollments and decreasing efficiencies at several elementary schools, the Waukesha School District is consdiering a consolidation plan ...

VIDEO: Wis. RB Julius Davis goes beast mode on long TD run for second straight week  USA TODAY High School Sports

You might recall Menomonee Falls (Wis.) junior running back Julius Davis going beast mode on a 67-yard run last week, one of his four touchdowns in a win ...

St. Paul Catholic School in Genesee to close at end of the school year  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

St. Paul School in Genesee will close at the end of the school year.

New Germantown dog training facility offers three tips for a better-behaved dog  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The new Redline dog training facility in Germantown is preparing for a mid-February opening.

Poppy & Thyme bath and body store opens in Menomonee Falls  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

What began nine years ago as a creative outlet for owner Layla Obregon has now become her full-time job.

Developer proposes 'conservation' subdivision, Edgewood Preserve, in Menomonee Falls  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A proposed 'conservation' subdivision in Menomonee Falls received its first approvals from the Village Board on Jan. 15.

These Are The Top 100 Wisconsin High Schools Of 2018: Report

Top 100 Wisconsin High Schools Of 2018 - Brookfield, WI - Niche has compiled what it says are the top 100 schools in Wisconsin, which includes both private ...

The Buzz: Alumni Club in Menomonee Falls plans October opening  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The long-awaited Alumni Club restaurant in Meonomonee Falls should be ready to open by the end of October.

Attack at Menomonee Falls McDonald's sends employee to hospital  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Police are looking for a suspect they say attacked a fast food employee, sending them to the hospital.

Whitefish Bay High School student on leading walkout: 'leadership from adults wasn't getting us anywhere'  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A Whitefish Bay High School student is organizing a student walkout in the wake of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting. Samantha Hentzen, a senior at the ...

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