Brookfield, Wisconsin

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was born in Brookfield, Wisconsin, a suburb of Milwaukee, and his family moved to Nashotah (Nashotah, Wisconsin), a small town to the north, when he was twelve years old. Niles developed an interest in heroic fantasy, as well as wargaming, and began writing short stories and making short films in high school. Niles attended the University of Wisconsin at Oshkosh (University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh), where he majored in speech and minored in English. While there, he met Chris Schroeder


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, as a Cub Scout project with their son. Doris Hajewski, "Shrinky Dinks founder hopes to sell toy business", ''The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel'', Oct. 27, 2008. The first kits were sold at a local shopping mall and became very popular. Shrinky Dinks were soon licensed to be manufactured by the major toy companies of the time such as Milton Bradley (Milton Bradley Company), Colorforms, Western Publishing


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Matthews , baseball player * Al McGuire, former NCAA basketball coach and commentator (lived in Brookfield toward the end of his life) * Fritz Mollwitz, MLB player * Brad Nortman, NFL punter (Punter (football)) * Leslie Osborne, Honda Sports Award (top NCAA women's soccer player) winner (2004) and current member of the Women's Professional Soccer team, Boston Breakers (Boston Breakers (WPS)), and the United States women's national soccer team * Joe Panos, football player for the Philadelphia Eagles, and Buffalo Bills * Martin P. Robinson, puppeteer for Telly Monster, Mr. Snuffleupagus and Slimey who has performed on Sesame Street since 1980; graduate of Brookfield East High School * Richie Sexson, retired MLB player lived here when he played for the Milwaukee Brewers * Paul Spaeth, noted composer and musician * Joe Thomas (Joe Thomas (American football)), football player for the Cleveland Browns * Frank Urban, Wisconsin State Assembly * John M. Young, Wisconsin State Assembly Sister cities Brookfield has one sister city: * 20px France (Image:Flag of Germany.svg) Seligenstadt See also * 2012 Azana Spa shootings * 2005 Living Church of God shooting (Terry_Ratzmann#Shooting) * Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation References '''Matthew Charles Katula''' (born August 22, 1982 in Brookfield, Wisconsin) is an American football long snapper for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was signed by the Baltimore Ravens as undrafted free agent in 2005. He played college football at Wisconsin (Wisconsin Badgers football). '''Brookfield Central High School''' is a comprehensive public secondary school located in the city of Brookfield (Brookfield, Wisconsin), Wisconsin. It is a sister school to Brookfield East High School, also located in Brookfield. The high school is administered by the Elmbrook School District, which operates nine schools in Brookfield and Elm Grove, Wisconsin. The band's sound has progressed over their several self-produced albums, but has deep roots in modern folk and indie rock. Many of A Hot Pneumonic's songs include acoustic guitar with barely any other instruments. Most were recorded at Nick Votto's Sun Setter Studios in Brookfield, Wisconsin, except ''apartment songs...'' which was recorded in Votto's apartment in Shorewood, Wisconsin, and the spattering of recordings Nick did while living in Phoenix, AZ. - 18 Brookfield (Brookfield, Wisconsin) 37,920 38,649 City (Political_subdivisions_of_Wisconsin#City) Waukesha (Waukesha County, Wisconsin) -


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Matthews , baseball player * Al McGuire, former NCAA basketball coach and commentator (lived in Brookfield toward the end of his life) * Fritz Mollwitz, MLB player * Brad Nortman, NFL punter (Punter (football)) * Leslie Osborne, Honda Sports Award (top NCAA women's soccer player) winner (2004) and current member of the Women's Professional Soccer team, Boston Breakers (Boston Breakers (WPS)), and the United States women's national soccer team * Joe


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Brookfield . Hagen was the youngest of the three sons of Gwen Hagen, a visual artist, writer and advertising executive who studied creative writing with Mari Sandoz and enjoyed a successful advertising career as Creative Director (Creative director) of ''Exclusively Yours'' Magazine and Earl Hagen (an attorney). Hagen began composing prolifically in 1974, when his older brother gave him a recording and score of Benjamin Britten's '' Billy Budd (opera) Billy Budd


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operates nine schools in Brookfield and Elm Grove, Wisconsin. The band's sound has progressed over their several self-produced albums, but has deep roots in modern folk and indie rock. Many of A Hot Pneumonic's songs include acoustic guitar with barely any other instruments. Most were recorded at Nick Votto's Sun Setter Studios in Brookfield, Wisconsin, except ''apartment songs...'' which was recorded in Votto's apartment in Shorewood, Wisconsin, and the spattering of recordings Nick did while living in Phoenix, AZ. - 18 Brookfield (Brookfield, Wisconsin) 37,920 38,649 City (Political_subdivisions_of_Wisconsin#City) Waukesha (Waukesha County, Wisconsin) -


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from Brookfield East High School. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin–Madison in 1983. While attending the school, Kanavas worked as an aide to Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner. Kanavas subsequently attended Pepperdine University's school of law. '''Matthew Charles Katula''' (born August 22, 1982 in Brookfield, Wisconsin) is an American football long snapper for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was signed by the Baltimore Ravens as undrafted free agent in 2005. He played college football at Wisconsin (Wisconsin Badgers football). '''Brookfield Central High School''' is a comprehensive public secondary school located in the city of Brookfield (Brookfield, Wisconsin), Wisconsin. It is a sister school to Brookfield East High School, also located in Brookfield. The high school is administered by the Elmbrook School District, which operates nine schools in Brookfield and Elm Grove, Wisconsin. The band's sound has progressed over their several self-produced albums, but has deep roots in modern folk and indie rock. Many of A Hot Pneumonic's songs include acoustic guitar with barely any other instruments. Most were recorded at Nick Votto's Sun Setter Studios in Brookfield, Wisconsin, except ''apartment songs...'' which was recorded in Votto's apartment in Shorewood, Wisconsin, and the spattering of recordings Nick did while living in Phoenix, AZ. - 18 Brookfield (Brookfield, Wisconsin) 37,920 38,649 City (Political_subdivisions_of_Wisconsin#City) Waukesha (Waukesha County, Wisconsin) -


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) before statehood, mother of famed author Laura Ingalls Wilder, and subject of the book ''Little House in Brookfield'', one of the ''Little House'' series * Ken Jungels, MLB player * Ted Kanavas, Wisconsin State Senate * Matt Katula, NFL player * Joe Kuether, professional poker player * Robert Andrew "Bob" Long (Bob Long) Wide receiver for Green Bay Packers during Vince Lombardi era * Arie Luyendyk, two-time Indianapolis 500 winner * Eddie


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City Hall. The Elmbrook Historical Society hosts several events annually celebrating the lives of early Brookfield settlers, including Caroline Ingalls, who was born in the Brookfield area. The city is often visited by fans of her daughter, Laura, author of the Little House on the Prairie book series. Notable people thumb 200px ''Historical Marker noting birthplace of Caroline Ingalls Caroline Quiner "Ma" Ingalls (File:Ma Ingalls Hist Marker 2008-08 006.jpg), mother


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codes North American telephone '''area code 414''' is a state of Wisconsin area code which was created along with area code 715 as one of the two original area codes assigned to Wisconsin in October 1947. Currently, the 414 area code is nearly exclusive to Milwaukee County, including the city of Milwaukee. However, a few small portions of Muskego (Muskego, Wisconsin) and Brookfield (Brookfield, Wisconsin), in Waukesha County, are also part of this area code

Brookfield, Wisconsin

'''Brookfield''' is a city located in Waukesha County (Waukesha County, Wisconsin), Wisconsin, United States. It had a population of 37,920 in the 2010 census. Brookfield is the third largest city in Waukesha County.

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