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The Multifaceted Maggi Cage: New Executive Director of Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Community Center

by Jean Scherwenka, photo by Ellen C. Warren Perhaps you first heard about Maggi Cage when she worked long and hard for abortion rights at Planned Parenthood, Pro-Choice America (NARAL), the Religious Coalition for Abortion Rights, or the National Abortion Federation. Maybe you met her in the streets at a political rally. Or did she […]

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Debbie Davis

Story by Ellen C. Warren, Photo by Barbara Miner That’s Debbie Davis towering over the crowd in her Statue of Liberty regalia in the Riverwest Fourth of July parade. She’s the stilt-walker everyone loves to see. “She has quite a large fan base,” admitted her partner, Dimitri. He works in Waukesha and meets people out […]

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Brady Street Beat

The first Saturday of May didn’t feel like spring yet – it was cold and overcast – but Brady Street was in full bloom for Flower Power. Merchants and residents decorated their porches, storefronts, and sidewalks to make a bright, bold statement in support of spring. Channel 4’s Mike Jacobs and WUWM’s Bob Reitman judged […]

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