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    Green Holidays

    They say you can’t buy happiness, but you can buy local! The Green Holidays section is a handy guide to local holiday music, fairs, art, books, shopping, and dining. “Green Holidays” means local shopping and keeping the “green” in the hood. It also means going “green” with eco-friendly gifts. Our local shopkeepers offer many ways […]

Calendar December 2014

1 MONDAY DRY HOOTCH COFFEE HOUSE 1030 E Brady, Riverwest Elders Planning Team Meeting 11AM-1PM LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust, Poets Monday, 7:30PM PINK HOUSE STUDIO 601 E Wright St, Pay What You Can Yoga with Andrea 12-1:15PM   2 TUESDAY BOSWELL BOOKS 2559 N Downer, 25 Days of Grinch-mas Launch Party – games, goodies, fun […]

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Riverwest Radio “station granted”

by Jim Loew The eclectic, thoroughly fascinating, and enter-taining Riverwest Radio (RwR), which has been available through web broadcast, or “podcast,” has been granted a construction permit for a low-power FM station in the Milwaukee area by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). For all those involved with making Riverwest Radio happen, this is a big […]

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ACLU: Guardians of Our Galaxy of Civil Rights

If it weren’t for organizations like the ACLU of Wisconsin, we citizens of the United States likely would be victims of far more attempts to subvert or even destroy the unalienable rights guaranteed to each of us by the US Constitution. Entities who want to advance their own agendas – whether corporations, politicians or governmental […]

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Read this Excellent Story on Marijuana Criminalization in Milwaukee

From the publisher. I highly recommend this article from the  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service. (milwaukeenns.org) It is well researched and points out a significant impediment to successful integration of African American men into the work force and positive roles in our society. Almost everyone I knew from my college days and many people I know […]

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Hello from Alice Waraxa

Hello citizens and people of our great neighborhood, I thought it only fair that I write this to you as I am the new editor of your newspaper. Don’t you worry, the hurricane that is Alice M. Waraxa will not disrupt too much, just yet. I am a native to this fine neighborhood. My family […]

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Calendar November 2014

Not to miss annual event://Wednesday November 26, the day before Thanksgiving, celebrate Dylan, benefit Hunger Task Force LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust, 15th Annual “Nod To Bob” Bob Dylan Tribute w/many performers, Benefit For The Hunger Task Force, $10 or $5 w/5 cans food 7PM   Late Addition Wednesday November 26th @ Impala Lounge Judy Priest, […]

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