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June RW Currents Month Calendar

1 SATURDAYARTBAR 9am-5pm, Art★Bar Presents: THE GREAT RIVERWEST SPRING RUMMAGE SALE & FLEA MARKET (all spaces are sold out). E. Burleigh St. @ N. Fratney St. ARTBAR Live Music w/ Matthew Pejovic, 9pmbar centro Badland, 8-10:30pm. $10. More info: www.centrocaferiverwest.comBREMEN CAFÉ Native State, SecondHand Souls, The WinksJAZZ GALLERY CENTER FOR THE ARTS Milwaukee Theremin Society […]

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Neighbor Spotlight: Tony Mills

by BB Bishop At Mil-Figure Clothing Co. on North Holton Street, Milwaukee sportswear takes the form of graphic tees with elevated production value and locally informed design. Taking a look around the full service print shop, you can feel the influence of the aesthetic of the nineties. There’s a hand-painted jean jacket that calls to […]

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Neighbor Spotlight: Marc & Marcia Taylor -LUSH!

920 E Locust Street, Milwaukee WI – 414-215-0052HOURS:Tuesday – Thursday 4pm-7pmFriday & Saturday 4pm-9pm LUSH POPCORN by BB Bishop How does a food upstart launch in a new neighborhood and transform a dive spot to an upscale lounge? Similar to giving an every-day snack a makeover with luxurious chocolate, adult flavor notes and unexpected pairings. As […]

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In a Barbie World

Director Greta Gerwig by Cooper Warner Why Barbie is worth your attention The opening scene of Barbie directed by Greta Gerwig (see Lady Bird and Little Women) is reminiscent of 2001: A Space Odyssey, in a vast and desolate landscape little girls play inattentively with the only toy available to them–baby dolls. Then, as if […]

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George Paz Martin

GEORGE PAZ MARTIN In his memoryPEACE IS HIS MIDDLE NAMEIN HIS OWN WORDS Saturday, August 5, 2023, 1:00 p.m. Memorial Service For GeorgeZAO Church2319 East Kenwood Blvd(Formerly Kenwood United Methodist) Peace Action WI and the peace and justice community will be honoring the memory of George Martin, who was an organizer for Peace Action WI […]