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Green Bay Press-Gazette
Our view: Give Common Core a chance to work
A proposal to undo the Common Core standards, adopted in 2010, is pending in the state Senate but appears to lack the votes needed for passage.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
How Do You Make It Funny...Comedy Secrets Revealed
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Spring is melting away excuses for procrastination
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
Happily reunited with the Lipinski Strad, violinist Frank Almond recounts his great adventure
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Frank Almond plays the Lipinski Stradivarius violin at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts in Brookfield, Wis.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Lab Management Today
Nu-Art Dental Inc
The BRIDGE is an online network from LMT dedicated exclusively for members of the Dental Laboratory community.
domestic violence investigation turns out to be consensual "rough sex'"
What was believed to be a video of a domestic violence incident in the City of Waukesha that had multiple cities and detectives investigate it, turned out to be consensual "rough sex" streamed live through a PlayStation 4 U-Stream.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
You asked, mayoral hopefuls answered
One reader submitted a question to Brookfield NOW about a decision several years ago by the Common Council to obtain land from private property owners to build the fire station on Greenfield Avenue and Calhoun Road.
The Northwestern in Oshkosh
Common Core bill appears dead in Wisconsin Senate
A bill that would give the Legislature power to write and approve Wisconsin's academic standards is unlikely to pass in its current form, the leader of the state Senate said Thursday as hundreds of teachers, school administrators and business leaders converged on the Capitol to oppose it.
DNR cites Dane County biodigester with violations
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is citing the Clear Horizons biodigester near Waunakee with five violations of water pollution laws.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Police Report: March 6
3An employee of Target, 12725 W. Bluemound Road, was arrested about 5 p.m. Feb. 24 after he admitted to taking more than $11,000 worth of merchandise from the store.
Ask NOW: Who were the Ebles and what did they want for their land?
I s there a rumor you'd like tracked down? Rory Linnane answers some of the mysteries of life in Brookfield and helps solve everyday problems.
Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce hosts City of Brookfield Mayoral Forum
The Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce announces a Mayoral Forum for the two candidates running for the office of Mayor of the City of Brookfield and a forum for the two contested county board seats in Brookfield.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Starbucks looks to replace Burger King in town of Brookfield
The Burger King at 17980 W. Bluemound Road would give way to a Starbucks under a proposal approved by the town of Brookfield Plan Commission last week.
Sensenbrenner talks Republican strategy at Brookfield town hall meeting
There were more empty chairs than occupied ones at Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner's town hall meeting at the Brookfield Public Safety Building on Sunday.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Salotto Zarletti to open in Mequon in April
Salotto Zarletti will be a casual Italian restaurant located at 1515 W. Mequon Rd., in the East Town Square shopping center.
Wimmer apartments, retail envisioned as catalyst for waking up 'tired' corner
Mark Wimmer, president of Wimmer Communities, said he hopes his proposal to build apartments and retail space will help unify the properties on the northeast corner of Bluemound and Janacek roads as owners redevelop them.
The Badger Herald Online
Britt on the beat: UW student keeps hips moving on campus
When I sat with DJ Britt in his apartment last Friday, it was obvious that both his passion for music and ear for melody were beyond his years.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Culver's of Brookfield to Host Superhero/Princess Nights
Culver's of Brookfield on 124th and Capitol is set to host Superhero/Princess Nights.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Following water from flush to finish
At the end of all those loads of laundry and hot showers and trips to the bathroom sits the Fox River Water Pollution Control Center.
Some factory, farm owners would get extra tax break under Walker plan
A mostly overlooked proposal in Gov. Scott Walker's overall tax bill would cut income taxes for factory and farm owners by $128 million through June 2017, nonpartisan estimates show.