Milwaukee Riverkeeper is celebrating Earth Day 2017 withtheir 22nd Annual Spring River Cleanup. Between 9 a.m. and noon on Saturday,April 22, thousands of local volunteers will help clean away litter and debrisfrom over 50 lo.. Read more

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The inaugural EcoFest will take place in Racine on Saturday,March 19. The event hopes to share information and encourage participation inenvironmentally friendly activities.“An event like this is an opportunity for us to highlighteco-fri.. Read more

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Dear EarthTalk, can I throw my old disposable batteries in the trash or is there a way torecycle them? - Jennifer Brandstrom, Chicago, IL Truth be told, those oldused up disposable alkaline batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, 9-volt, etc.) aren’t thee.. Read more

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OnSaturday, the new ex-offender advocacy group Ekistics will be holding afundraiser to celebrate the last day of Black History Month. Ekisticsis just getting off the ground, but it’s setting up an organization devoted tohelping offenders and.. Read more

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Soon after his election in 2004, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett assembled a Green Team to study and recommend improvements... Read more

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Taylor Green became the first player ever to be named the Brewers Minor League Player of the Year twice. He was named top prospect in 2007.The Brewers call these awards Robin Yount Performance Awards.Green had a rough 2008 and 2009 due to injury.. Read more

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(I found myself talking to Darrel Cherney before another powerfully executed Milwaukee Chamber Theatre show this past weekend. The talented actor, who had shown-up in a number of good performances here, has since moved to L.A. He’s back in town .. Read more


Benjamin Bratt has a great time in La Mission as Che, the cool San Francisco bus driver who is the captain of his four-wheeled ship and king of the streets around his apartment in the Mission District. He wears the sharpest clothes, drives ... Read more

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The classic poetry/spoken word open mic program is one of the more dynamic ways for performance to interface with the raw substance of language. People perform pieces they’ve written—sometimes modifying them there onstage while they’re performin.. Read more


Located in a residential neighborhood on the lower East Side, Sanford is recognized as one of the finest restaurants in the country. The warm, tranquil dining room is the perfect place to make a new memory while celebrating a special occasi... Read more

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A nightmare awakens Lisbeth Salander at the start of The Girl Who Played With Fire. Horrific images from the previous episode of the Swedish trilogy that began with The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo—Lisbeth’s rape at the hands of her legal gu... Read more

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The hit Broadway musical Wicked whizzes into town this week, and brings with it 450,000 pounds of equipment and a company of 55 people. The personnel include cast, production managers, stagehands and other backstage support. Read more

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If the right-wing chorus insists that the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is "Obama's Katrina," then let us hope the president will make the most of that slogan. The comparison between the utter failure of the Bush adminis... Read more

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The first MTV host to find big-screen stardom, Pauly Shore was ubiquitous throughout the early and mid-’90s, lending variations of his stoned and aloof Generation X slacker persona to the movies Encino Man, Son in Law, In the Army Now, Jury... Read more

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Chicago's Green was one of America's best power-pop bands of the late '80s-just before the The Planets ,CD Reviews Read more

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Chipotle Mexican Grill 600E. Ogden Ave., 223-4710 3232 S. 27th St., 389-1380 2717 N. MayfairRoad, 258-6649 $ CC: VS, MC, AmE,Dining Out Read more

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From 10/29/08 4:38 PM ET Brewers' Gamel wins Spink Award Topps, MiLB honor Milwaukee prospect for quiet consistency By Kevin T. Czerwinski / Therewere many "was nots" and "did nots" attached to Mat Gamel th.. Read more

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from the official site:Brewers claim McGehee off waivers Former Cubs prospect may help Crew with third-base troubles By Adam McCalvy / McGehee's bio and statisticsfrom the official site: MILWAUKEE-- The Brewers added a potential.. Read more

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