Do you like searching for diamonds in the ruff at thrift stores and antique stores?This Nov. 14-15 at the Milwaukee County Sports Complex, join 250 local vendors for re:Craft & Relic, an event that features a diverse assortment of artisan treasure.. Read more

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After asuccessful run last year, Milwaukee’s Maker Market will return for its secondseason starting Sunday, May 4. Through September, makers, crafters, designersand artists will all gather to share their creations the first Sunday of eachmonth.. Read more

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Weekends in September often feature harvest festivals that connect great food and family fun with exhibitions of unique fine art... Read more

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Carte Blanche Theatre’s Play Fest opened last night. A weekend of short plays, Play Fest plays out more like a series of smaller works than an actual shorts program. The seven shorts on the program rotate through six different larger program set.. Read more


The state Department of Children and Families (DCF) enacted an emergency rule on July 9 that gives the department new powers to collect alleged overpayments from—and seize the property of—day care providers in the Wisconsin Shares program.B... Read more

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When young composer Aaron Copland (1900-90) witnessed how dancer/choreographer Martha Graham turned his Piano Variations into the “very striking” ballet Dithyramb, he decided to see if they could next work collaboratively on an original sta... Read more

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Despite a feverish government-sponsored campaign to demonize him during his 1930s crime sp Public Enemies ,Film Read more

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Cedarburg, Wis., was the perfect place to begin the presidential campaign of Republican Jo What’s your take? Write: or comment on this story online at www.ex ,Taking Liberties Read more

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Butsuch is life in the red states, where sensible sex education andavailability of contr © 2008 Creators Syndicate Inc. What's your take? Write: o ,News Features Read more

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The Wild Space Dance Company may specialize in dance, obviously, but their productions com Abominations ,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

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Composer and pianist <b>Jim Brickman</b> has built a lucrative career as an ad Abominations ,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

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A dramaticized, oral account of how the residents of Laramie, Wyo., dealt with the hate-cr Abominations ,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

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Clooney at LastNovember 25, 2007 | 09:20 AMGeorge Clooney has come to represent the survival of socially and politically engaged filmmaking in Hollywood. According to entertainment writer Kimberly Potts, he's also The Last Great Movie Star, the.. Read more

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Congratulations Ryan Braun!November 12, 2007 | 01:55 PMRyan Braun was named the N.L. Rookie of the Year today!!!!In the closest vote in the NL since they adopted the new voting system, Braun edged Troy Tulowitski 128 points to 126.from Milw.. Read more

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