Creators, tinkerers thrive at Milwaukee Makerspace
By Sheila Julson
There is a hive of creative activity inside an inconspicuous red brick building on Potter Street near the library. »Read more
BVNA announces 2016 Chill on the Hill lineup

Emerald ash borer damage in Milwaukee County Parks
By Sheila Julson
Nearly 3,000 trees have been removed in Milwaukee County Parks since 2009 because they were infested with the invasive emerald ash borer. »Read more
Frolics Meeting May 24


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» St. Ann Center Children’s Art Show Feb. 21
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» Winter Farmers Market January 14
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» HALL MONITOR — MPS State Report Card Slightly Improved
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I have been a teacher during every major school shooting, from 1997’s Pearl High School shooting (18 months before Columbine, in a school in Mississippi) to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School a couple of weeks ago. In between, there have been hundreds of active-shooter incidents in schools. In a sense, each one of them draws the same response from... »Read more

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