Browse by category

Submit your own story!

MCW researchers to study airway management in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) will conduct a research study to evaluate two types of airway tubes that are currently used by Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to...

Read More

MCW awarded $1.9 million to investigate disease prevention utilizing slime mold

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has received a five-year $1.9 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute of General Medical Sciences to investigate therapies for...

Read More

Back to School...BBB Reminds You to Shop Smart!

Getting ready to go back to school? Families are expected to spend more this summer than last year on school supplies. The average family with children in grades K-12 will...

Read More

MCW awarded $1.9 million for cardiovascular research in chronic kidney disease

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has been awarded a five-year $1.9 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to investigate the...

Read More

Cardiovascular Center Golf Challenge puts spotlight on heart disease

The Medical College of Wisconsin’s (MCW) Cardiovascular Center (CVC) will host the 18th annual CVC Golf Challenge at Chenequa Country Club on August 1, 2016. The event has raised more...

Read More

Second class of MCW-Green Bay medical students receive their white coats

On July 5, the Medical College of Wisconsin-Green Bay (MCW-Green Bay) formally matriculated its second class of 30 students (25 of whom hail from Wisconsin), bring the number of matriculated...

Read More

Alverno College Names Jessica Ott Director of Athletics

Jessica Ott has been named Alverno College’s new director of athletics and head basketball coach. In these roles, she will head the basketball program, lead the athletics department in recruitment...

Read More

Alverno College Names Karin Wasiullah Associate Dean of Nursing

Karin Wasiullah, DNP, has been named associate dean of Alverno College’s JoAnn McGrath School of Nursing. In this role, she will help to provide leadership to the School of Nursing,...

Read More

Campus News

UW-Madison Andrew Nigh of Wauwatosa graduated with a Master's of Science degree in Nuclear Engineering and Engineering Physics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in may 2016....

Read More

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...

Read More

Alverno College launching two new programs in health fields

Alverno College Launches New Health Education and Kinesiology programs Milwaukee, (June 13, 2016) – Alverno College is launching two new degree programs in the fall, broadening its health care offerings. Health...

Read More

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...

Read More

Alverno College Announces Faculty Promotions

The following Alverno College faculty have been promoted, and were honored at a promotion ceremony on May 25: To Professor: Desiree Pointer Mace, Education; Bay View resident Marilyn Reedy, Education; Milwaukee resident Eileen Sherman,...

Read More

County Parks Offers Free Chess Camps

Wisconsin Scholastic Chess Federation and Milwaukee County Parks are starting their 2nd year of free chess camps in local parks. Greenfield Park (area 5) will be the site...

Read More

Matthew McLachlan Wins 2016 National Spanish Exam Travel Award

Matthew (Max) McLachlan, a junior at Marquette University High School, has won the 2016 Junior Travel Award for his achievement on the National Spanish Examination and his excellent skills in...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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....

Read More

Two Nationally Known Experts on Character Education to Speak at Alverno College Character Education Conference

Barbara Gruener, nationally known author and character coach will speak at Alverno College on June 16. Her morning keynote address is part of an annual conference on school transformation and...

Read More

Community Watch

» Anodyne Coffee plans to open location in Wauwatosa Village Updated:  7/29

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Menomonee Falls baseball virtuoso Ty Weber and Big Ten Media Day Updated:  7/29

» Wauwatosa West girls basketball coach Ashley Imperiale resigns 7/26

» Store owners, police weigh in on string of protests at Mayfair mall Updated:  7/26

» Tosa police will not release squad video of officer-involved shooting Updated:  7/25

» Wauwatosa school district files lawsuit against WIAA over conference realignment Updated:  7/25

» Protest over fatal shooting forces brief closure of Mayfair Mall 7/23

» Reports into fatal Wauwatosa police shooting delivered to DA 7/22

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Business Spotlight: Cranky Al's has grown from desperation to a Wauwatosa institution Updated:  7/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» Michaelis leads Wauwatosa East past rival West in regional 7/20

» Milwaukee County Chargers earn overtime win over Muskego 7/20

» Activists push DA for disclosure on police killing in Wauwatosa 7/19

» Video: How a Pokémon Go newbie experienced the craze playing in Wauwatosa Updated:  7/19

» Tosa police, firefighters celebrated during First Responders Fest 7/18

» Ray's Wine & Spirits in Tosa celebrates 55 years with public party 7/15

» Wauwatosa's Relay for Life event slated for July 22 7/14

» Wauwatosa Mayor Kathy Ehley receives award for business leadership 7/14

» Video: Mayfair Collection's Bartolotta restaurants billed as 'triple threat' Updated:  7/14

» Bus rapid transit route clears two hurdles 7/13

» A look at the French restaurant Cafe Grace, opening Tuesday in Wauwatosa 7/13

» Wauwatosa West baseball team drops four of last five games 7/12

» Wauwatosa East baseball team falls to Marquette in Greater Metro semifinals 7/12

» Coalition for Justice, Black Lives Matter protest in Milwaukee, Tosa Updated:  7/12

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

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.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Hidden Tosa

 

"Hidden Tosa" is a semi-regular feature where our Wauwatosa reporter explores the closed down and closed off parts of Wauwatosa.

Advertisement

CONNECT