Paris Watts, a West Allis Central High School junior, was sitting in his French class when he heard an announcement that teachers should check their emails.(11)
Several ATM skimming devices that enable thieves to steal information from ATM cards and make withdrawals and purchases have been found on ATMs in West Allis recently, according to police.(2)
In an effort to both economize and attract more state money into the West Allis-West Milwaukee schools, the district moved to larger class sizes for the youngest children and opened up more seats for nonresident students to attend district schools through the state Open Enrollment program.
In a school district where one out of five students attends a school outside his or her neighborhood, the era of choice will be gone as of this fall in the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District.(8)
Sometimes you're just looking for a little positivity. And we hope to deliver that to you with a roundup of positive and uplifting stories from suburban Milwaukee and the Lake Country area. The following stories were published in the past month, and they feature stories that could warm your heart.
A three-vehicle crash on westbound Interstate-894 near the Greenfield Avenue overpass in West Allis has closed three right lanes to traffic a statement from the state Department of Transportaion reports.
West Allis —Ten families and several staffers made 400 sandwiches at the third Sandwich-a-Thon at Franklin Elementary School, 2060 South 86th St., on Jan. 20 for the Guest House of Milwaukee, a downtown homeless shelter.
West Allis — Little kids wobbled on their skates as moms or dads held their hands, older kids shrieked with glee as they chased each around the new skating rink.(2)