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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...

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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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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...

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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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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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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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Ten Wisconsin High School Seniors Win BBB Foundation’s “Student of Integrity” Scholarship

The Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of its 2016 “Student of Integrity” scholarship. The winners are (in alphabetical order): Henry Biznek of Kohler High...

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Alverno College Cancels Classes For One Day So Students Can Volunteer

Classes will be cancelled until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27 at Alverno College for its 16th annual Community Day. The day of service is set aside each year so...

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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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Oconomowoc Lake home is 2016 WBCS, Inc. “Showhouse for a Cure”

The 2016 Wisconsin Breast Cancer Showhouse (WBCS) for a Cure is an exquisite 8,400 square-foot home located on the eastern shore of Oconomowoc Lake at 3943 N. Sawyer Road 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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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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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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MCW professor publishes Nature article on cause of neurological disorders

In a study reported in Nature Communications, MCW scientists along with researchers from the University of Connecticut, analyzed the underlying causes involved in neurological disorders. According to the published study,...

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CW professor publishes Nature article on cause of neurological disorders

In a study reported in Nature Communications, MCW scientists along with researchers from the University of Connecticut, analyzed the underlying causes involved in neurological disorders. According to the published study,...

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Community Watch

» Video: Reporter takes us along the 2016 Run Tosa Run 5/23

» Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa this week 5/20

» Suspects charged in string of armed robberies through Wauwatosa, Milwaukee Updated:  5/19

» New Mayfair GM announces plans for a Z Gallerie furniture store Updated:  5/18

» Wauwatosa East baseball team will rely on defense, depth in 2016 5/18

» Wauwatosa East softball teams beats West Allis Central in twinbill 5/18

» Campus News: May 19 5/18

» Sports Shorts: May 19, 2016 5/18

» Wauwatosa East girls soccer team crushes West Allis Central, 11-0 5/18

» Wauwatosa West girls soccer team seeks Woodland title 5/18

» Wauwatosa East's Ryan Kelnhofer to play in summer All-Star game 5/18

» Wauwatosa's Folley takes first in Greco-Roman Tourney 5/18

» Call for votes to name new giraffe at Milwaukee County Zoo 5/18

» Wauwatosa golfers finish fourth in fifth GMC mini-meet 5/18

» Wauwatosa Swordfish set 10 records at swimming meet 5/18

» Sports Notes: May 19, 2016 5/18

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A chat with award-winning sportscaster Dennis Krause Updated:  5/17

» Tosa firefighters serve up meals for families in need 5/16

» Barre District looks to open second studio near Wauwatosa 5/16

» Maggiano's Little Italy in Tosa celebrates patio grand opening Updated:  5/16

» Meijer launches campaign to benefit Tosa Community Food Pantry 5/13

» Video: Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa this week Updated:  5/13

» Wauwatosa apartment fire causes $40,000 in damage, no injuries reported Updated:  5/13

» 'Bow Tie,' deer illegally hunted in Wauwatosa, finally returns home Updated:  5/13

» Wauwatosa West grad survives London car crash, thrives in collegiate tennis Updated:  5/12

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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.

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Hidden Tosa

 

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

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