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Dad goes after boy who allegedly pulled daughter's hair, spit on her  WISN Milwaukee

A Menomonee Falls dad is charged with attacking a boy who he said pulled his daughter's hair and spit on her.

Menomonee Falls High School graduates surprised with fireworks display  WDJT

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. (CBS 58) -- There was a special surprise for the graduating class of 2019 at Menomonee Falls High School. They held their ...

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 ...

Many candidates competing for playing time behind Badgers running back Jonathan Taylor

Nakia Watson, Bradrick Shaw, Isaac Guerendo and Julius Davis could all compete to replace former Badgers running back Taiwan Deal this season.

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 ...

‘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 4th Of July Fireworks: 2019 Guide, Scheduled Time

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI – July 4th is quickly approaching, which means it's time to fire up that barbecue and find out what Fourth of July fireworks and ...

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

A fundraiser for Menomonee Falls High School student Austin Trzebiatowski has helped his family pay for the medical treatments he needs.

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 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 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 ...

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.

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 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 ...

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 ...

Stingl: Three best friends from high school are moms of twins, and a fourth is a twin herself  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

We all know someone in our circle of friends who has twins. For this group of besties and former classmates, it's the whole circle. To be more precise, three are ...

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.

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 ...

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.

‘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 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 ...

Officials investigating 'sexting' at Menomonee Falls High School  WISN Milwaukee

Menomonee Falls police and high school administrators are urging parents to talk to their children about the dangers of sexting.

Menonomee Falls High School student leader on wheelchair basketball team  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE-- Moira Paulus will be a junior this fall at Menomonee Falls High School. She plays on the WASA Junior Bucks wheelchair basketball team.

Menomonee Falls School District rebuilding trust among students  WISN Milwaukee

A recent case of alleged sexual assault by a Menomonee Falls High School teacher has left students stunned and the district looking for a way to rebuild their ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Former high school teacher accused of sexual assault could get out of jail  WISN Milwaukee

A Menomonee Falls high school teacher accused of having sex with a student pleads not guilty.

List of July 4 parades, fireworks shows in southeast Wisconsin  WDJT

SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN (CBS 58) – Communities all around southeast Wisconsin are celebrating Independence Day with parades and fireworks displays.

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 ...

“Voice of Menomonee Falls athletics” accused of driving under the influence of crack cocaine

WAUKESHA COUNTY -- A Menomonee Falls man known by many as the "voice of Menomonee Falls athletics" for his work announcing nearly every high school ...

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, ...

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.

Soaring to new heights: Menomonee Falls pole vaulter makes a name for himself

MENOMONEE FALLS -- Not just every high school athlete can catapult himself more than twice his height into the air -- not just every high school athlete would ...

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.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

“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 ...

Former Franklin High School bowling coach charged with sexually assaulting a student  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A former volunteer bowling coach with the Franklin School District has been charged with second-degree sexual assault and stalking, both felonies, according to ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

“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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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

The video was recorded after school and posted to Facebook.

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 ...

“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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Hartland-Lakeside School District employee used $33,000 of school funds for personal items, complaint says  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Despite earning $80,000 a year for her part-time job as the Hartland-Lakeside School District business manager, a Milwaukee woman stole more than $33,000 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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:

“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 ...

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 ...

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.

Badgers appear to have four quarterbacks capable of contributing if needed  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

MADISON – Most football coaches are adept at praising the work of players they know have little chance of making significant contributions. Yet when Wisconsin ...

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.

Clerks, crime and crashes among most viewed stories in Menomonee Falls and Germantown in 2017  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Upheaval in the Germantown Clerks Office, fatal crashes and crime tops the list of top stories in the northwest surburbs.

Family plans gathering to honor those killed in tragic Waukesha house fire  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The lives of Kevin Duffy Sr. and his children Kevin Jr. and Kylie will be remembered in a memorial *service* at Whitnall High School.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Whitefish Bay School District is ranked No. 1 in Wisconsin  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Whitefish Bay School District was named the best in Wisconsin by Business Insider, Niche.

Menomonee Falls business to face trial in racial discrimination lawsuit  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A Menomonee Falls-based business will be on trial for racial discrimination allegations after a federal judge declined to dismiss the case.

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.

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.

A Newman Family Streak Comes to an End Saturday

Since 1956, there has been a member of the Newman family attending Menomonee Falls High School every single year. That streak comes to an end Saturday ...

The Cedarburg School District wants to spend $72.3 million on a series of upgrades  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The first phase of potential upgrades and expansions to all five Cedarburg School District schools is estimated to cost $72.3 million.

‘He was able to relate:’ Bucks’ Jabari Parker recovers from knee injuries alongside fan; a high school athlete  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- When you are a competitor, having to sit on the sideline while recovering from an injury can be frustrating and even depressing. Two young ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Waukesha man pleads guilty to recording his teenage coworkers in a Culver's bathroom  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A 19-year-old Waukesha man on Feb. 11 pleaded guilty to installing two cameras in the women's bathroom of a local Culver's and recording his teenage ...

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.

New Berlin School Board candidates offer their solutions to district's budget problems  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The New Berlin School Board primary Feb. 19 will narrow a field of eight down to six. Three seats are available. Here's a closer look at the candidates.

Milwaukee native Hurley keeps the beat for Fall Out Boy

It's a long journey from the halls of Menomonee Falls High School to the cover of Rolling Stone, but Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley, whose band plays ...

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