Followup on the Jewel-Osco RNA story from last month: On May 28th, the Utilities and Licensing Committee voted 3-1 to deny Jewel Osco’s liquor store license applicaton at East Capitol Drive. Voting against the license were Pawlinski, Bohl, and Gordan. In favor was Cameron. Absent: Herron.
Archive | June, 2002
By Stacy Conroy Just over six years ago I adopted my German Shepherd, Jade, from the Humane Society. I knew this 10-month-old pup was going to need some training. She was brought in as a stray, and except for some previous house training, she didn’t know how to sit, stay, or lay down on command. […]
by Kathleen Manke, Urban Ecology Center “What’s a herp?” you may ask. A herp is a term for any reptile or amphibian. Both play an important role in the food web, preying on small insects and becoming food for larger animals. The Urban Ecology Center is conducting a comprehensive reptile and amphibian (herp) survey of […]
A four-and-a half acre parcel of land on the Milwaukee River south of Gordon Park has been acquired by the Milwaukee River Revitalization Foundation, Inc. from CMC Heartland Partners. The former railroad property, which stretches from the park towards North Avenue, will be converted into pedestrian walkways and bike paths. “Acquiring this piece of property […]
by Mark Lawson Until recently, it has been unusual for the city of Milwaukee to receive national attention regarding its art scene. It is even more unusual for the neighborhood of Riverwest to receive such attention. In the current issue of Art in America, several art venues and artists from Milwaukee, including some from Riverwest, […]