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Off the Cuff interviews acupuncturist Susan Johnston who has spearheaded a partnership between her clinic, Milwaukee Community Acupuncture, and the veterans support organization, Dryhootch, to offer free acupuncture to vets on the first Tue... more

Mar 28, 2017 1:58 PM Off the Cuff

The beginning of a new school year. Presidential and local elections. The end of daylight saving. None of these fall events are more important than video games. Each autumn, the video game industry lets loose a devastating chain of high profile re.. more

Aug 25, 2015 4:48 PM Video Games are Dumb

Mid-May brings Big Sean, Booker T. Jones and Surfer Blood to Milwaukee, along with dozens of punk and hardcore bands. more

May 19, 2015 9:23 PM This Week in Milwaukee

Longtime Milwaukee Repertory Theater resident company member Deborah Staples makes her directorial debut at Next Act Theatre, bringing to the stage Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter by Julie Marie Myatt. “This play took me over. I wanted to tell t... more

Sep 14, 2014 10:23 PM Theater

Theexperience of Vietnam has been explored quite a bit in books and movies andthe like. The experiences of those to serve in the military more recently areexplored in Letters Home, a touring show that is coming to theMarcus Center’s Vogel Hall.. more

May 5, 2014 5:00 PM Theater

An estimated 1,200 low-income and uninsured military veterans won’t be eligible for BadgerCare coverage, thanks to Gov. Scott Walker’s refusal to expand Medicaid under the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA). more

Apr 11, 2013 5:42 PM News Features

Vietnam combat veteran Bob Curry founded Dryhootch of America in 2008 as an accessible, collaborative network of people and nonprofit organizations to provide support and services for veterans and their families... more

Jul 9, 2012 12:00 AM Off the Cuff

In the final days of the heated campaign to recall Gov. Scott Walker, Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch and four Republican state senators, it's easy to lose sight of what's really happening in Wisconsin... more

May 30, 2012 12:00 AM Expresso 7 Comments

Spend enough time on the streets of Milwaukee's East Side and you'll surely encounter Eric Blowtorch... more

May 9, 2012 12:00 AM Music Feature

Here’s the good news for supporters of reproductive rights: Last week, the president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, Nancy Keenan, visited Milwaukee to honor the dedicated staff of Affiliated Medical Services with its new Dr. Tiller award, giv... more

Aug 25, 2010 12:00 AM Expresso 13 Comments

There’s a great book to be written about how Sept. 11 changed American culture. The trauma had a particularly profound, albeit short-lived, effect on the pop charts, as the country briefly embraced feel-good singles as they tried to more

Mar 23, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Wisconsin State Journal reports that Katy Venskus, lobbyist/state director for the MPS takeover groups Education Reform Now (ERN) and Democrats for Education Reform (DFER), as well as a lobbyist for AT&T, has been charged with felony theft and.. more

Feb 9, 2010 5:05 PM Daily Dose

“Everydayheroes” surround us, individuals who donate their time, talent,experience and hard work to benefit those who aren’t so fortunate. Onething they all have in common is the a,Cover Story more

Dec 17, 2008 12:00 AM Around MKE 2 Comments

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Nov 12, 2008 12:00 AM This Week in Milwaukee

The Wisconsin Warrior Summit launched today, but also “Art, War and the Veteran,” artwork by veterans about their experiences during wartime. It runs through Nov. 12, so check it out. more

Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM Daily Dose

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