In 2006, Money magazine ranked Waukesha as No. 36 on its list of 100 Best Places to Live in the U.S. In 2007, America's Promise youth foundation ranked the city among its 100 best communities for young people. The first recorded legal forward pass in the history of football was thrown in Waukesha in a game in 1906 between Caroll College and St. Louis University by SLU halfback Bradbury Robinson.
Local Newspapers: Waukesha Freeman Courier
Local Sports Teams: N/A
Local Colleges: State UniversityCarroll University, University of Wisconsin-Waukesha
Zip Codes associated with waukesha, wisconsin: 53151, 53186, 53188, 53189
Towns/Cities near waukesha, wisconsin : New Berlin, Westmoreland Grove, Brookfield, Wales, Pewaukee, Muskego, Big Bend, Mukwonago
The town of Waukesha will consider its leadership, and residents of the Waukesha School District will do the same in next week's general election. Wayne's wife, Milette, is also seeking a position on the board, squaring off against Brian Fischer , who has held his supervisor's seat since 2011.developer says condos were in his plan, but he wanted to preserve the Blair House
What becomes of the vacant Blair House in the city of Waukesha is still unknown and might be for some time, but local developer and contractor Eric Standarski wants to set the record straight. Standarski claims that had the city sold him the historic home at 434 Madison St., he never had any intention of tearing it down, contrary to what the city was told or believed.County Museum will temporarily suspend its operations as part of new plan
A lot of uncertainty has surrounded the Waukesha County Museum in the last few years, and its future, particularly in the old courthouse building in downtown Waukesha, has been questioned . Constable has unveiled changes to the museum's operations - it will soon temporarily close - and in its direction, all in the hope that it will set the museum up for long-term financial stability.Considering downtown Waukesha's long-term future
That's the goal, in part, of the multiple-year road construction project that is revamping downtown's roads, infrastructure and pedestrian areas. This year's road project on the west end of downtown is well under way .City of Waukesha committee recommends sober server ordinance for bars
Will Waukesha be a safer all-around city if a sober server ordinance is adopted? The police department believes so. Downtown bar owners don't feel the ordinance is a bad idea, either.HAWS asking for public support to help seized chinchillas in Waukesha
The Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County has taken hold of the 331 chinchillas that were seized on March 29 from a home in the city of Waukesha. According to Jennifer Smieja, development coordinator of HAWS, police and fire department authorities were called to the home on Sunday morning to check on a resident of the home when several hundred chinchillas were discovered on the property.What's Happening: March 30 to April 6
We Energies officials are trying to figure out why 3,200 customers in west Milwaukee and east Wauwatosa have lost power. Customers bounded by W. Hadley St., N. 30th St., Wauwatosa Ave. and Hillcrest Drive have been hit by the outage.300 chinchillas removed from a unlivablea Wisconsin home
A Waukesha Fire Department battalion chief told WITI that the conditions inside the home were the worst he's seen in 30 years on the job. Law enforcement and Humane Animal Welfare Society crews worked to remove the chinchillas from the Waukesha, Wis., home.Daughter locked in basement: Diaper-wearing girl, 13, locked up and ridiculed
A couple in Wisconsin is accused of locking their teenage daughter in a basement every day after school because they 'found her disgusting." According to officials, the girl came to school several times wearing a diaper, but a teacher's concerns went... A couple's 13-year-old daughter, locked in a basement and forced to defecate in diapers , was ridiculed by both her own mother and stepfather, who nicknamed their autistic teenage girl "Stink" and sent her to school with encrusted feces on her skin and clothes.Former Waukesha Freeman Editor Tells Conservatives Gov. Walker Has Betrayed Them
In a lengthy guest opinion column in Wednesday's conservative Waukesha Freeman newspaper, Pete Kennedy states: "There comes a time when you have to face reality--when it's time to say, 'My date isn't late. My date isn't showing up.'Latest Developments in Alzheimer's Research
Recent developments around Alzheimer's biomarkers have fueled excitement and hope that we may be able to detect and treat Alzheimer's disease pathology much earlier than before. New studies on retinal testing and ultrasound wave studies provide even more optimism.Waukesha County emergency crews search for missing 2-year-old
With dogs and a dive rescue team, Waukesha County sheriffs search for a missing 2-year-old boy in the Town of Genesee [CAPTIONING MADE POSSIBLE BY WISN-TV] [CAPTIONING PERFORMED BY THE NATIONAL CAPTIONING INSTITUTE, WHICH IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ITS CAPTION CONTENT AND ACCURACY. VISIT NCICAP.ORG] ANNOUNCER: WISN NEWS STARTS RIGHT NOW.Riley Francis receives seminar scholarship
Riley Francis, a senior at Bureau Valley High School, has been awarded a scholarship to attend the 2015 World Affairs Seminar, Global Energy: Who's Got the Power, by the Rotary Club of Walnut. The seminar will take place at Carroll University in Waukesha, Wis., June 20-26.Waukesha Couple Accused of Locking Teen in Basement
A Brookfield couple is accused of locking their 13-year-old daughter in the basement and forcing her to wear a diaper. The mother and stepfather have been charged with child neglect in Waukesha County.Softball: Oconomowoc vs. Waukesha West
Waukesha, WI -- Dedicated Computing, a global technology company, announced today a strategic partnership with Infortrend to provide its healthcare customers with a robust suite of high performance network storage solutions. The growing use of personalized medicine to improve patient outcomes is causing an explosion in amount of data that needs to be retained.The Great Lakes Compact
The protection and preservation of the largest surface water system in the world needs to be discussed as a campaign issue in 2016. This is not only important at the Presidential level, but in all of the open great lakes gubernatorial races, as well.Children in adult jails
LAST May two 12-year-girls lured Payton Leutner into the woods in Waukesha, Wisconsin, stabbed her 19 times and left her for dead. The girls claim they were trying to appease the Slender Man, a fictional bogeyman who preys on children.
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