Tamara Grigsby

Wisconsin lost a rare gem and true public servant when former state Rep. Tamara Grigsby died in March. more

Apr 5, 2016 4:15 PM News

The good news is that after giving everyone a big scare this past year, state Rep. Tamara Grigsby is in good health and “feeling wonderful.”The bad news is that Grigsby more

Dec 26, 2012 3:23 PM News Features

Even though racism remains one of the most intractable social problems in America, the politics of race... more

Aug 7, 2012 12:00 AM Taking Liberties 2 Comments

 The Milwaukee Comedy Fest opened its third day with its annual Teen Comedy Show. As teen stand-up Adam Crivello was unable to make it, the show consisted entirely of improv. With news having just hit of the brutal tragedy in Oak Creek, I really.. more

Aug 6, 2012 12:11 PM Theater

Two Milwaukee women and Legal Action of Wisconsin are suing the state Department of Health Services (DHS) for failing to enroll the women in the BadgerCare Plus Core program. The Plus Core program, which... more

Jun 6, 2012 12:00 AM News Features 4 Comments

Although Gov. Scott Walker is boasting on the campaign trail that he has balanced the state budget, the federal government has certified his statement that the state will have a budget deficit by July 2013, which will allow Walker to hike B... more

May 2, 2012 12:00 AM News Features 11 Comments

It’s too bad that the Department of Children and Families didn’t respond to my questions before press time. I would have loved to have included their perspective in my article on the injunctions filed to halt child care license revocations based o.. more

Mar 11, 2010 3:59 PM Daily Dose

Issue of the Week City of Milwaukee-Operated Schools vs.Milwaukee Public Schools Eve ShepherdExpress ,Expresso more

Oct 28, 2009 12:00 AM Expresso

InNovember, Joseph Goetz, 48, was charged with trying to rob theSusquehanna Bank in Spri  %uFFFD 2008 Chuck Shepherd ,Chuck Shepherd's News of the Weird more

Jan 14, 2009 12:00 AM Around MKE

Though it hasn't put the city on the national radar, there has been a crucial sea change h Mo Profit, Mo Progress ,Music Feature more

Dec 30, 2008 12:00 AM Music Feature 6 Comments

A world-renowned music guru, thanks in part to the recent documentary Super Noble Brothers Super Noble Brothers ,Today in Milwaukee more

Dec 13, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Danny Elfman has been the greatest film composer since Bernard Herrmann, not only for the Pee-wee's Big ,CD Reviews more

Dec 8, 2008 12:00 AM Album Reviews

Time to shop for the ladies on your list, start with some of these ideas. A donation to a charity in her name Apple iPod Touch 8 GB Movado Women's Amorosa Wtch KitchenAid Professional 600 Series,Holiday Gift Guide-w more

Dec 8, 2008 12:00 AM Contests: Holidays

One of the many young, noise-making Riverwest bands with high spirits and bloated line-ups, The Trusty Knife introduced themselves with an excellent 2007 split with their friends in the The Candliers, and t,Today in Milwaukee more

Dec 6, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee