Proposed cutbacks in bus routes and lack of road construction in the interstate system threaten Milwaukee’s advantage as an easy city for commuting. Read more

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With so much construction during the summer season, it can be difficult to tell which closures are serious and which ones are relatively minor. Here's one of the major ones: Beginning Friday, July 18 at 11 p.m., I-94 will be closed to all traffic .. Read more

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Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that asthma cases in children often correlate to living close to roads and all the associated pollution-spewing traffic?—Jake Locklear Read more

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Steve Winwood had much to celebrate when he played to a near-capacity crowd at the Riverside Theater Friday night. It was the first show of his new tour and the eve of his 64th birthday—and by evening's end, he proved just why he has... Read more

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Never Shout Never, the breakout MySpace emo band fronted by heartthrob singer-songwriter Christofer Drew, tops this year’s Alternative Press tour, which stops at the Rave this evening. Among the other emo and pop-punk bands featured on the Read more

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Democrats earned a hard-won victory when they took over the state Assembly in 2008, which allowed them to take control of both houses of the state Legislature as well as the governor’s mansion.But what have they done with that power? Have t... Read more

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Eric Bogosian is not a name I imagine a whole lot of people are familiar with. His name rests in a special corner of my mind along with other writers, performers musicians and suchlike that have acquired a cult following--truly talented people .. Read more


Supported by fellow rock singer John Waite, Dave Mason comes to the Potawatomi Bingo Casino tonight at 8 p.m. After co-founding late-’60s psychedelic rockers Traffic, Mason moved on to a solo career t,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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