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To close the loop on eco-friendly skiing, let’s look at clothing. Large quantities of pesticides are used to grow cotton for clothing. Colored fabrics require toxic dyes. Chlorine and formaldehyde are found in wool. Polyester is produced with petr.. more

Feb 4, 2011 9:14 PM Health & Wellness

With fresh snowfall in 49 states, I figured it would be apropos to do a piece on ski resortsnot to mention that I just returned from a ski trip.  I was in Deer Valley and Park City, both known for their commitment to the environment, which got me .. more

Jan 20, 2011 7:06 PM Health & Wellness

Milwaukee power-pop bands of all shapes, sizes and affiliations take the stage at Linneman’s Riverwest Inn this week during the city’s second-annual, four-day International Pop Overthrow festival, which continues tonight with sets from some... more

May 1, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Over the course of two weeks this April, Marquette University presented its free Alternati Fool for Love ,Theater more

Apr 29, 2009 12:00 AM Theater

Austin native Wayne “The Train” Hancock, a favorite in alt-country circles, prefers his brand of honky tonk, rockabilly and big band to be labeled as “”juke joint swing,” which as good a name as any for it, though he’s more

Apr 26, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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