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 In some societies, shopping was always autilitarian endeavor, and at the start of the British television series"Mr. Selfridge," it was grim business indeed. According to thisfictionalized version of a true story, the upstart Americ.. more

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Last night was thefirst OUR Milwaukee listening session, organized by Milwaukee County BoardChair Marina Dimitrijevic and hosted by Supervisor Jason Haas. OUR Milwaukee’sgoal is to get public input on how county government can be reformed so th.. more

Daily Dose

It was less than two months ago that Milwaukee's rap scene got its first compilation; today it receives a second. The Connecticut-based rap blog The Mad Bloggers spent February profiling Milwaukee's hip-hop scene from afar for the first in a plann.. more

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Asked again and again by students for a book that was critical of American history, rather than repeating the same old platitudes, Howard Zinn despaired and wrote his own. A People’s History of the United States (1980) became one of the best sell.. more

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A visit to Walkers Point Center for the Arts clearly expresses their new future…furniture and files everywhere waiting to be moved into their new home. The WPCA will expanding to new space after February 28 to another vintage building at 839 .. more

Visual Arts

On making it to my second show of the week, I couldn’t help but notice that some of the seats in the audience were very close to the set. Like the Boulevard Theatre’s All’s Well That Ends Well, Windfall Theatre’s Three Sisters uses a seating arra.. more

Theater

Amidst a couple of Shakespeare openings and a new show with Milwaukee Chamber featuring the company’s Artistic Director C. Michael Wright, Soulstice Theatre opens its second romantic show in two weeks . . .Tonight, the company opens intimate sta.. more

Theater

Che Guevara devoted his life to the destruction of the capitalist system, which he denounced as unjust and exploitative. But in death, it is Che who has been exploited by capitalism. His image, marketed in recent decades as a symbol of something.. more

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No pun intended, but construction is beginning on the outdoor hockey rink at Camp Randall and there is a live camera trained on it so you can see the progress. How awesome is that?Check in here over the next few days to see the rink as it's put to.. more

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 Theatre group-in-transition Goats & Monkeys  has announced its next free evening. Something of a departure from its usual Shakespeare fare, the 8pm Goats & Monkeys get together on February 12th will feature readings from contemporary playwright.. more

Theater

Ring in 2009 with a Champagne Margarita in hand, at Edgar's Calypso! There will be a New Year's Eve Dinner and Drink Specials: FREE Late Night Appetizer Buffet at 11:30 p.m. and FREE Tommy Bahama drink samples from the Tommy Bahama girls. P... more

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The Harlem Globetrotters are returning to the Bradley Center for their traditional New Years Eve game in Milwaukee. Now in their 83rd consecutive season of touring the world, the Globetrotters showcase a captivating asso,Holiday Events more

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On Wednesday, December 31 at 1 p.m. join the Milwaukee Wave as they take on the Chicago Storm. This is a great event to take the family to, you can get a Family 4-Pack for only $60. The Family 4-Packs include: 4-$16 tickets, 4-Hot Dogs, and... more

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'Tis the season to shop at Lela (321 N. Broadway)! Enjoy an array of special promotions throughout December designed to help you celebrate the se,Holiday Deals more

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Blush Beauty (249 N. Water St.) has made gift giving fabulous and easy this holiday season Get beautiful this holiday season and give the gift of beauty! Shop local, shop Blush. F ,Holiday Deals more

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The whimsical holiday display features over 50 costumed Steiff animals including kanaroos, monkeys, bears and more. The display is free and open to the public. December 01, 2008 - January 05, 2009 ... more

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Stop into Flaire (407 E. Buffalo St.) this month for special Stocking Stuffer Savings! Each time you visit Flaire now through December 24, you have the chance to draw from the Flaire stocking stuffed with discounts from 10% to 40% off a r,H... more

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