Bay View High School to celebrate 100 years
By Sheila Julson
Bay View High School, known as The Castle on the Hill, celebrates its centennial this year. »Read more
Refuge Smoothie Café moves into Wild Flour’s space in Bay View


Bay View’s Hayward Williams plays Anodyne each week in August
By Jay Bullock
Wednesday nights in August, you can see singer-songwriter Hayward Williams perform at the Anodyne Coffee’s Walker’s Point Roastery. »Read more
Bay View Bash is September 13

News

» THE FINE PRINT — How does a contractor use construction liens to protect its interest?
» HALL MONITOR — Perfect storm as school starts
» Paren(t)hesis — Third row not for us
» Bay View Post Office landlord ignores city inspectors
» Stars And Stripes Honor Flight Fundraiser September 7
» Bay View Bash is September 13
» Love Chill? Prove it!
» Bay View Bash is September 13
» Love Chill? Prove it!
» Anodyne Coffee expands to Public Market
» Letters to editor — pedestrian safety in Bay View
» Pedalboard power — local entrepreneurs aim to upgrade
» BOOK REIVEW — Evergreen
» Refuge Smoothie Café moves into Wild Flour’s space in Bay View
» Community serving community in Cudahy
» Outpost’s recycling program expanded to include food waste
» Bay View’s summer outdoor art markets
» St. Ann Center $1 million challenge — donations needed by Aug. 15 for new north side facility
» BVNA’s Beautiful Bay View Photo Contest
» Can you Spott Toni Spott? Local realtor launches marketing campaign
» Candidate Forum August 4 in Bay View at Parkside School (formerly Fritsche Middle School)
» Will pedestrians in Bay View be safer?
» New haven for fiber and fabric artists
» ParenThesis — Vacations zap hurry worry
» THE FINE PRINT — How do I avoid being held hostage in my own company?
» Bay View’s Hayward Williams plays Anodyne each week in August
» Tippecanoe Library’s Renovation: Public Meeting July 30, 6-7:30pm
» 19th District Assembly Seat Candidate Forum Monday, August 4 in Bay View
» SEWISC presents free field training on Emerald Ash Borer and Invasive Plants
» A penchant for heirlooms — Plant Land features ‘hand-me-down seeds’
» Chasing Tales, new play and learn center in Oak Creek
» Suds and sausage, soon
» Jacob’s Well Café — coffee and a purpose
» Ricky — Bay View’s bedbug detecting beagle
» Colectivo rolls out Troubadour Bakery 
» Humboldt Park Beer Garden open
» More delays for Artstop project
» Boulevard building sold
» Paren(t)hesis — Lost Tooth
» Humboldt Park Beer Garden grand opening June 30th 
» City offering 1,000 free trees for Milwaukee residents June 27
» Animal boarding facility request for Bay View to be considered at by zoning board
» TONIGHT: Green Night at Chill on the Hill; Extra Crispy Brass Band and Humboldt Park/Journey House CLC Drumline
» ATTORNEY GENERAL J.B. VAN HOLLEN FILES WITH U.S. COURT OF APPEALS SEVENTH CIRCUIT EMERGENCY MOTION FOR TEMPORARY STAY IN THE MATTER OF WOLF, ET AL. V. WALKER, ET AL. 
» New name for Art Stop 
» All Abilities Playground planned for St. Francis 
» City’s new Bike Safety Awareness Week
» Tiny doors in Humboldt Park
» Building innovation at BVMHS — a cargo bike and Bevin’s skiff
» Bay View post office building owner cited with host of code violations
» George Washington Bay View American Legion Post 180
» Teaching aquaponics to the next generation
» Some lingering opposition to Dover teacher housing
» Wisconsin Energy Foundation saves Frolics parade, again; but more donations needed
» Update concerning the Texas Avenue Pumping Station pipe repair process
» “Risking Everything: A Freedom Summer Exhibit for Young People” at UWM’s Golda Mier Library May 19 to June 6
» Milwaukee County residents encouraged to help stop Emerald Ash Borer spread
» Did you know Frank Gomez or John E. Milanowski? — DC Vietnam Memorial project needs their photos
» Bay View Library Super Reader kick-off event is Wed., June 11, 6-7pm
» Community gardens in Milwaukee will require permit
» Engberg Anderson architects selected for Tippe Library full-scale renovation
» South Shore Frolics — Parade needs $13,000 — Can you help?
» Milwaukee Recreation’s Seniorfest 2014 is June 11
» South Milwaukee Downtown Market opens June 5 at temporary, alternative location
» Compare four versions of site plan for Dover Street School Development
» Developers and Zielinski agree to scaled down Dover School redevelopment plan
» Help BVNA clean up Bay View Park Thursday, May 8 from 6:30-8pm
» Ald. Bob Donovan blames City fathers not protecting citizens from stabbings, homicides, prostitution, and tumbling property values
» Down & Over pub building for sale
» Download 2014 Chill On The Hill Schedule
» 2,500+ Milwaukee children set to perform together at 45th MPS’ Biennial Music Festival, celebrating 90 years of student musicians
» BVNA 2014 Chill on the Hill Schedule
» Faust Music building redevelopment meeting May 21
» Bay View dog park opens May 8
» Lazy Susan

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HALL MONITOR — Perfect storm as school starts HALL MONITOR — Perfect storm as school starts
By Jay Bullock

The other day I was talking to a former Milwaukee Public Schools teacher, someone now in a suburban private school, about what a mess the start of school is going to be this year and how much I am dreading it. Consider: • This school year, MPS is finally getting rid of eSIS, the 90s-era computer-based student information system that should have been... »Read more

THE FINE PRINT — How does a contractor use construction liens to protect its interest? THE FINE PRINT — How does a contractor use construction liens to protect its interest?
By Jan Pierce

In a previous column about construction liens, I explained them from the perspective of the homeowner. A construction lien is a very special kind of lien that is intended to protect contractors and suppliers who do not get paid by owners or other contractors.  They don’t require the filing of a lawsuit, and upon filing, they relate back to the last... »Read more

Paren(t)hesis — Third row not for us Paren(t)hesis — Third row not for us
By Jill Rothenbueler Maher

Until this recent aberration, minivans have seemed a little foreign to me, even though some good friends own them. Men in particular seem to find them dispiriting because it marks its owner as a sedate person who isn’t freewheeling.I surprised myself the other day by wishing that we owned a minivan, that epitome of parenthood. The urge sprang from... »Read more