In almost an unprecedented move, Carthage College announced on Tuesday it is reducing tuition by 30 percent beginning next year.
Despite muddy conditions following torrential rains, volunteers spend Friday installing new playground equipment at Whittier Elementary School.
What do the first moon landing, Woodstock, Richard Nixon’s presidency and the grand opening of Bullen Junior High School have in common?
Gateway Technical College and Concordia University Wisconsin have inked a two-plus-two articulation agreement, giving students who graduate from two different Gateway programs the opportunity to enter Concordia as juniors to further their career and advancement in this in-demand field with q…
Tremper High School and Shoreland Lutheran High School have been awarded Wisconsin School Music Association accreditation.
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A number of Kenosha County area students have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee for the spring 2019 semester.
For the second year, Leeward Business Advisors, a local IT and business consulting company, is coaching teams of seventh- and eighth-grade middle-school girls participating in the Air Force Association National Youth Cyber Defense Competition.
Brass Community School has been named one of the winners of the “Let’s Play Dream Playground” video competition.
The Kenosha Unified School District is among 68 school districts in Wisconsin that will share in an $886,495 grant from the Department of Public Instruction to fund programs that will help reduce and prevent the use of alcohol, tobacco and drugs among students.
Gateway Technical College will host a site review for continuing accreditation of its associate degree nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing this month.
September marks National Literacy Awareness Month to remind us all that reading, writing and basic math remain an elusive target for 36 million adults nationwide, including in our own community.
MILWAUKEE — How prepared for the real world of work are Carthage College’s business students once they have their diploma in hand?
Cyberattacks via malware from the Russian Federation inactivated hundreds of Kenosha Unified laptops and tablets a year ago.
The Kenosha Unified School Board will no longer respond to public comments, reversing a decision last month in which members added the commenting section to its policy.
Students at All Saints Catholic School returned to classes Monday, coming together on a rainy morning at Holy Rosary Parish, 4400 22nd Ave.
A number of Kenosha area students received degrees during the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s spring commencement ceremonies, May 10-11.
After a decision earlier this year to consolidate all classes in one building, Kenosha’s All Saints Catholic School will kick off its school year Monday at the Holy Rosary campus at 4400 22nd Ave.
A former Kenosha Unified School Board member will return to the board following a 16-year hiatus.
The Kenosha Unified School Board will interview 11 candidates, including three former board members, to fill a vacancy on the governing panel at a special meeting next week.
PLEASANT PRAIRIE — Opioid addictions continue to take their toll on Kenosha County families as the number of residents who’ve had their parental rights terminated by the courts is expected to more than double this year, according to the district attorney.
When students went back to school Monday at Wilson Elementary, there was a new principal to greet them.
Bradford High School will have a new principal at the helm when classes resume Sept. 3.
For about 500 students in the Kenosha Unified School District, the first day of school is upon them in the middle of summer.
If you are heading to college, whether as a freshman or returning student, academics probably aren’t the only thing on your mind.
The Kenosha Unified School District has been awarded a $33,000 Advanced Manufacturing Technical Education Equipment grant by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.
The Kenosha Unified School Board is considering a policy that revolves around board members’ ability to comment or respond to public comments at meetings.
Earlier this spring, the Kenosha Education Association elected a new president, with the membership selecting Tanya Kitts-Lewinski as its leader.
Katherine Janes was a little nervous at the prospect of being hooked up to a machine with stimulating electrodes that could enable someone else to control her actions.
The Carthage College Noyce Scholarship Program teamed up with college students and teachers from the area for the second straight year to help improve the teaching of STEM subjects in the nearby school districts.
Nicholas Daly, who graduated this year from Bradford High School, earned two medals at a national competition recently.
Carrie Wright has been selected as the new Upper School Principal for Christian Life School.
The misnomer of flushable wipes and the challenges invasive species pose are among the issues middle schoolers throughout Kenosha took a deep dive into in recent weeks for a summer school course on water quality.
The Kenosha Unified School District is calling for district residents interested in becoming a School Board member following the resignation of Gary Kunich.
A Kenosha Unified School Board member announced he will step down next month following more than five years in office.
Embattled Bristol School administrator Michael Juech resigned effective July 19, the Board of Education announced this week.
More than 150 of Kenosha’s youngest performers will take the stage next week in a beloved Disney musical.
A local woman who recently graduated from Carthage College with a degree in biology wants to encourage girls to pursue careers in science and math.
The first year of the Roosevelt Park Summer Outpost began with the staff having little to no expectations on how it would perform.
SOMERS — University of Wisconsin-Parkside and federal authorities continue to investigate a phishing scam that left the local campus defrauded of more than $300,000 last month.
Construction is progressing at Wheatland Center School, which is undergoing an $8.45 million building upgrade aimed at improving safety, updating mechanical systems and creating dynamic learning spaces.
SOMERS — The University of Wisconsin-Parkside discovered it was a victim of bank fraud when it was notified by a bank on June 19 of an issue involving a new account, a UW spokesman told the Kenosha News.
The Education Foundation of Kenosha has named 2019 scholarship winners:
Cadet Joshua Jeremiah Layton, the son of Reginald K. Layton and Dr. Beverly Jo Layton of Kenosha, graduated with the rank of second lieutenant from the 135th Corps of Cadets at St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy in Delafield on May 25.
Malika Mian didn’t want to just hang out at home over the summer.
Some recent grads may not want to attend a four-year college. For those desiring to have more direct hands-on learning, exploring apprenticeship opportunities may be more advantageous.
Honors on both Provost, Dean’s lists
A majority of Kenosha County school districts will see a decrease in state aid for the upcoming school year, according to estimated general aid figures released by the state Department of Public Instruction.
Central High School students in the class of 2019 earned more than $7 million in scholarship offers and special awards.
Kenosha County area students have been named to the dean's list and provost academic honors lists at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside for the spring 2019 term.
Here are some photos taken by our staff and correspondents at the events that took place in Kenosha County over the weekend of Sept. 13 through Sept. 15, 2019.
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- Theatre Guild opens season with Neil Simon's 'Lost in Yonkers'
- Get ready to Rock the Block Saturday night
- Two-person love story 'Chapatti' at Over Our Head Players
- Dog days of summer: Safety tips for enjoying fun in the sun with your pooch
- Kenosha Streetcar Day features tours, displays
- Music Matters: Big show calls itself the Giant Paddy O’s Show
- Labor Day Weekend roundup: Last call for summer!
- Local music: PB&J, Sazzy jazz and Lincoln Park Live!
- Henry Cho performing Aug. 23-24 at Kenosha Comedy Club
- Paranormal Cirque puts the ‘quirk’ into circus
- Downtown Kenosha Pop-Up Beer Garden schedule (Aug. 15-18)
- Local music: Sons of Mary, Donoma, Old Junk performing
- Holy Rosary Festival: Music, games, fried dough