Thursday, December 18, 2014
Students around the Verona Area School District spent time over the last two weeks learning an increasingly useful skill: coding. The effort was part of the national Hour of Code week, in which students around the country of all ages spent part of their school days learning the language of... + continue reading
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Country View students make ornaments for state tree in D.C. Visitors to the National Christmas Tree display in Washington D.C. might feel a “Hometown” Christmas spirit in the air. Students at Country View Elementary School created that spirit with Wisconsin-themed ornaments to decorate... + continue reading
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Verona got into the holiday spirit this past weekend beginning with the annual tree lighting Friday night. Gary Cannalte, a Verona resident and the weather man for Channel 3, joined Santa and some Verona kids to light the tree. The annual chili supper from the Verona Fire Department follwed at the... + continue reading
Sunday, December 7, 2014
Senior split end Christian Baltes and junior defensive end Trayvonn Johnson both were named All-State honorable mentions by the Wisconsin High School Coaches Association this season. Johnson finished with 82 total tackles (46 solo), including eight for a loss. He also added five sacks and three... + continue reading
Sunday, December 7, 2014
The Verona Area School District has had dozens of conversations about inequality in recent years. But this time, it’s not the usual test scores or access to high-level classes for low-income and minority students. Instead, it’s the access to mobile devices at school. That unequal... + continue reading
12/16/2014
In 2010, the Sun Prairie Area School District opened a new high school for grades 10-12. This year, the Middleton-Cross Plains School District added fifth-graders to its traditional grades 6-8... + continue reading

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12/18/2014
There were no more Eagles playing hockey at the ice rink in Verona earlier this year, but until September it remained the Eagles Nest Ice Arena.  And until late last month, that’s what... + continue reading

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12/16/2014
With everyone standing prior to Tuesday evening’s Badger South Conference game it wasn’t the National Anthem, but rather the opening riff of Metallica’s Enter Sandman that greeted... + continue reading
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Students around the Verona Area School District spent time over the last two weeks learning an increasingly useful skill: coding. The effort was part of the national Hour of Code week, in which... + continue reading

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If you enjoy listening to old time country music, you won’t want to miss the Paoli Street Pickers’ final performance of the season. People are welcome to stop in at the senior center... + continue reading

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When most people hear the term “beer goggles,” they think of the phenomenon in which people appear more physically attractive to someone who has consumed too much alcohol.  But the... + continue reading

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