Payday Lenders

Arguing that the Republican-authored state budget was so bad it could not be fixed and that the Republican majority would not allow any of their amendments to get a more

Jun 26, 2013 12:04 AM News Features

This hasn't been an easy budget season for progressive Wisconsinites who care about protecting the state's safety net, improving public education and ensuring that more

May 30, 2013 1:05 AM Issue of the Week

Hope Tutoring Services (7607 W. Townsend #103) held its first after-school and summer program sessions during the 2009-2010 school year and has been expanding more

May 30, 2013 1:01 AM Expresso

 I've been really impressed with Grace DeWolff's work as an actor in local theatre . . . ever since I first saw her in a couple of productions at UWM a few years ago. And now she's got this show that she's written and directed . . . and I was w.. more

Apr 16, 2012 4:17 PM Theater

Paul Simon\'s 1980 film, One-Trick Pony, was not autobiographical, strictly speaking, but probably mirrored his career anxiety as the \'70s segued into the \'80s. It came five years after the hit-making album Still Crazy After All These Years an.. more

Nov 23, 2011 1:09 PM I Hate Hollywood

Internet payday lender Arrowhead Investments Inc. lost a class-action suit brought by almost 1,300 people in Wisconsin who say the lender didn’t comply with the Wisconsin Consumer Act and the federal Truth in Lending Act. The UW Law School’s Consu.. more

Feb 22, 2010 8:34 PM Daily Dose

If Assembly Speaker Mike Sheridan wasn’t a huge fan of a tough payday loan bill, he may be now. Sheridan has admitted to dating a payday loan lobbyist at the same time multiple bills seeking to rein in the controversial industry are pendin.. more

Feb 2, 2010 4:57 PM Daily Dose

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Sep 30, 2009 12:00 AM Expresso 3 Comments

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Aug 12, 2009 12:00 AM Around MKE 10 Comments

I’ve made my decision. It was a decision I’d made in overwhelming sunlight amidst a vicious humidity while sitting by a pool somewhere in a vast, labyrinthine suburban, residential area in Southwestern Florida. I had been sitting there reading the.. more

Mar 15, 2009 4:00 AM Theater

Though some rudimentary sketches for a Tenth Symphony were eventually found among his belo An die Freude ,Classical Music/Dance more

Dec 22, 2008 12:00 AM Classical Music 4 Comments

With Christmas almost upon us, and the prematurely harsh weather conditions, it's no surpr Small is Possible: Life in a Local Economy ,Books more

Dec 15, 2008 12:00 AM Books

The Brewery Credit Union (BCU) has more on tap than just savings accounts and car loans. The community not-for-profit organization also offers BEER, or Brewery Employees Education Resource programs. “Wealways strive to educate,” said Marketing D... more

Jul 16, 2008 12:00 AM Around MKE