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Archive | September, 2008

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Center Street Daze

Jugglers, street theater, a pool tournament, vendors, a car show, music, food and crafts! You can find all of these and more events and activities at the 11th annual Center Street Daze on Saturday, September 20 from 11am to 7pm on East Center Street from Humboldt to Holton. 

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Where Will They Sleep? New Dorms on East Side

by Janice Christensen and Vince Bushell Image – Prospect Mall Area Design, architects rendering It won’t be in Riverwest. Althought three of the eight sites that submitted proposals for a dorm were in Riverwest, none were finalists. You may be relieved or disappointed, depending on your perspective. Alderman Nic Kovac is hoping to get open […]

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River Pulse

   Tuesday evening August 19, approximately 100 people witnessed a new connection with the Milwaukee River via art and science. Unseen in the water below the Marsupial and Holton Street Bridge is a device called a Data Sonde.

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Neighbor Spotlight • Irene Wergin

Photo by Jason Santiago “People live longer than they used to,” remarks Irene Wergin. At ninetythree years old she certainly has the perspective to make such a statement. After all, being born in 1915 means that her family and friends included people who came of age in the 1800s. And with a sharp and amazingly […]

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