Martial Arts


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Inspired by a young man at a gym, Bell founded City Champs—a nonprofit providing scholarships to youth that allows them to train at local martial arts gyms. Read more


This time on the Sexpress Podcast- Advice on how to maintain a long distance relationship, and whether to drop a martial arts night class.  Plus, figure out why Liz says "I'm gonna give the worst advice ever."  Want to have one of your relation.. Read more

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“Through the power of we, my future is up to me” isthe mantra of local nonprofit, Unity in Motion. When Unity in Motion was created in 2000, founder Allen Ruppel had one goal inmind: establish a long-term relationship with students that wil.. Read more

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The color of a person's skin is no way to choose a candidate. At the predominantly black monthly Community Brainstorming Conference on Saturday, state Rep. Elizabeth Coggs, a candidate for state Senate... Read more

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Food should taste good but much of what's produced on factory farms is all fat and no flavorexcept for the salt and sugar added in compensation. The documentary Ingredients (out on DVD) focuses on the thought that organic (or at least more natu.. Read more

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Celebrity cellist Yo-Yo Ma returns to the Pabst Theater tonight with his Silk Road Ensemble, a project that draws on Ma’s own background as a Chinese-American and fuses the sounds oof Eastern and Western classical music together. Read more

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Farwell Avenue near Brady Street has a great melting pot of small restaurants. You will find Turkish, Chinese, Thai/Lao and Ethiopian eateries. The Moroccan La Dolce Vita closed recently, but in January a place named Sphinx Coffee (1751 N. ... Read more

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Michael Coleman | Photo by David Herrell Editor’s Note: The photo of Michael The Gift of Traditional Martial Arts to the Modern World, ,Off the Cuff Read more

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Everyone knows Walt Disney. His chief rivals in animation, however, are better known nowadays to historians and aficionados than the general public. But mention Popeye and Betty Boop and eyes widen with recognition. The cartoons of brothers Max a.. Read more

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State Fair’s Main Stage usually welcomes family-friendly events—last night, fo Wicked ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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