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Being responsible for the entire future of NBA basketball in Milwaukee is a lot to put on the shoulders of even an outstanding young player like Jabari Parker, but, believe it or not, a lot more more

Jul 2, 2014 5:32 PM Taking Liberties 4 Comments

Bigger class sizes, high teacher turnover, computer-based learning and “turnaround” districts won’t close the student achievement gap, according to a new report from the more

Apr 30, 2014 1:05 AM News Features

“Almost always, the answer is: Take the money.”That’s what former Republican Assembly speaker turned voucher school lobbyist Scott more

Apr 22, 2014 10:11 PM News Features

Everybody goes a little basketball crazy during the NCAA tournament, but some of the talk around basketball in Milwaukee these days sounds more like pure lunacy. more

Apr 9, 2014 8:11 PM Taking Liberties

About 50 low-wage and displaced workers took over the offices of the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC) last Thursday to ask the city’s business more

Jul 2, 2013 11:17 PM News Features

Evidently a very, VERY longstanding theatrical tradition, the Village Playhouse of Wauwatosa's annual One Acts festival reaches its 28th year this year. The festival makes it to the Carte Blanche Studio Theatre this month. The one-acts feature.. more

Jun 8, 2013 11:00 AM Theater

So, has everyone caught “Let's Tear Down the Bradley Center and Build a New One” fever yet? more

May 15, 2012 12:00 AM News Features 8 Comments

As we slowly emerge from the second-worst economic crisis in American history, strong business leadership is vitally important in order to create good-paying jobs and spur economic development. Unfortunately, in Wisconsin, business leaders... more

May 24, 2011 12:00 AM Taking Liberties 7 Comments

Barrett’s attempt to seize control of MilwaukeePublic Schools (MPS) from the elected school board failed to muster enoughsupport in the Legislature last week to even bring up the issue after Gov. JimDoyle called a special session. The Legis... more

Dec 23, 2009 12:00 AM Taking Liberties 3 Comments

Could 157,117 voters bewrong? On Election Day, 69% of Milwaukee voters supported manda Los Angeles Times. ,News Features more

Nov 12, 2008 12:00 AM News Features 11 Comments

First Stage's adaptation of Lois Lowry's Gossamer begins with a waif-like girl engaged in Gossamer ,Today in Milwaukee more

Sep 28, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 2 Comments

Back in May, I wrote a post on Ladies... about how much I hate "Manny being Manny" and all the excuses that were being made for him and his steroid usage.Though at the time I was talking about Manny's steroid usage, a few of the paragraphs are pr.. more

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