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When The Creature from the Black Lagoon was originally released in cinemas in 1954, it was a 3D movie. The Off the Wall Theatre pays tribute to that fact this  holiday season with a staged musical adaptation of the movie that is fully three-dime.. Read more

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Milwaukee’s South Side was considered solidly Polish until the 1970s, when the Poles withdrew to the suburbs and left the district to the Latinos. The latest local interest installment in Arcadia Publishing’s Images of America series Read more

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It makes for a strange mix, at first glance. What do Latino Americans, Polish Americans and American Indians... Read more

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Fish fries are a remarkably rigid local tradition. Reluctant to mess with a proven favorite, restaurants take few liberties with their Friday specials, so diners will find essentially the same meal regardless of where they go: fish, rye bre... Read more

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While Historic Mitchell Street is now the main artery running through a densely populated, largely Hispanic area of Milwaukee's near-South Side, St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, on the corner of Fifth Street, is a landmark from a time when t... Read more

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Casings were busted, Sombreros were sprained - that damn Hot Dog showed his hated for Mexico and Poland - it was utter gluttony at Miller Park.Afterwards, the Italian was offered a UN post in reward for his humane efforts in reaching out to the ot.. Read more

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Though the guy makes great summertime singles, Chris Brown has always seemed a fairly unlikable guy—kind of like a moody, faux-thuggish Nelly, without the wholesome core. Something about his omni-furrowed brow invites comparisons to the worst of .. Read more

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Got a Brewers page-a-day calendar, thought I'd share some of the trivia questions. They're pretty easy. Hope they get more difficult as the months pass...Answers posted tomorrow:On April 6, 2001, the Brewers opened Miller Park against the Cincinna.. Read more

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AlthoughMilwaukee’s Polish-American population remains large, Polishrestaurants have dwindled. The one with the nicest setting, Polonez(4016 S. Packard Ave.), is located in a quiet residential ne,Dining Out Read more

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Angelina Jolie has climbed a long way up from her days as a Tomb Raider. Nowadays her role Changeling ,Film Read more

Film Reviews

ThePolespoured into Milwaukee during the late 19th century and afterward, settling on the city’s South Side where industry flourished and factoryjobs were plentiful. Before long, Polish-American ,Dining Out Read more

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Being the least attended of Milwaukee’s ethnic festivals at the Summerfest grounds may be a dubious honor, but it’s also one of Polish Fest’s selling points. Without battling incessant cr,Today in Milwaukee Read more

Today in Milwaukee

Being the least attended of Milwaukee’s ethnic festivals at the Summerfest grounds may be a dubious honor, but it’s also one of Polish Fest’s selling points. Without battling incessant cr,Today in Milwaukee Read more

Today in Milwaukee

The Taliban is, among other things, an enemy of culture. Before its rule ended in Afghanistan, the fantatical movement dynamited centuries-old Buddhist rock carvings and outlawed music. According to legend, they tried to exterminate birds because.. Read more

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