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Five years before Wisconsin became a state the first meeting of the Genesee Church took place. On May 7, 1843, in a home just outside of North Prairie, 16 people celebrated a worship service. The eight Presbyterians and eight Congregationalists discussed for nearly a month what their church would be founded upon.
Saira Frank always loved music. A 2002 graduate of Kettle Moraine High School, Frank participated in orchestra and choir throughout her years there, but when her voice teacher encouraged her to pursue a degree in music, Frank hesitated.
It was a late-May Sunday in 1913 when Jerusalem Presbyterian Church, then called "Third Jerusalem Church" opened its doors to its congregation. Nobody remembers whether the sun was shining through the large, detailed stained-glass windows on May 25, 1913, but "I'd love to know what the weather was like," said church member and honorary historian Becky Gapinski.
Valentines' Day is a day to show your love to those close to you. But what is love? These were the questions posed to some students at Wales Elementary School. While some looked forward to Valentines' Day for the extra candy connected to the holiday, they share thoughts on love.
Cushing Elementary School hosted Marina Lee, an artist-in-residence, the first week of March.
On Tuesday, April 16, 90 Kettle Moraine High School students visited Aurora Medical Center in Summit with teacher Rebeccah Schmidt. The students were from the first two courses within the Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Biomedical Sciences program: Principles of the Biomedical Sciences, and Human Body Systems.
The Kettle Moraine School Board is seeking community input as it moves forward with the next steps in the district's master-planning process to assess current facilities and technology needs.
The learning communities of teachers Lynne Mayer, Reghan Guenther, Marjorie Russell, and Jenny Gliniecki at Wales Elementary have been collaborating throughout the year to increase student achievement and student engagement in science and social studies.
Last week Generac shares rose nearly 10 percent after posting big numbers for their first-quarter profit. The better-than-expected results were a 69-percent increase, or 44 cents per share difference over the same quarter last year.
City of Delafield - Delafield will be one of four communities featured in a "Discover Wisconsin" video production scheduled to be broadcast online and on television stations across the state in 2014.
Shares of Generac Holdings Inc. rose before Tuesday's opening bell, after the generator maker announced that a secondary offering of 11.5 million of its shares was being withdrawn.
- Generac acquires Ottomotores: Company buys Latin American manufacturer
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- MainStage Dancers Perform at OAC May 26th
- FREE Organic Lawn Care Workshops This Saturday!
- Little Treasures Launches Summer Camp June 10-August 30th, 2013
- Hamilton announces April students of the month
- Learn to skate
- Christ the King Church Announces Vacation Bible School Schedule
- Birth to 3 Walk on June 1st Frame Park
- Waukesha County HeartChase is June 22
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