by Jeff Johnson For more than 100 years Riverwest has swirled around two spiritual pillars: one, St. Casimir, overlooks Bremen and Clarke Streets, and the other, St. Mary of Czestochowa, is at Burleigh and Fratney. Their very names proclaim the neighborhood’s working class Polish heritage. But in a meeting in late July, the joint parish […]
Archive | October 2002
by Abigail Wolfe Milwaukee’s Riverwest neighborhood joined together for a candlelight vigil at the Gordon Park Pops summer music series, which concluded with a performance by Paul Cebar & The Milwaukeeans.
Lena’s Grocery on Holton is getting ready to open. Construction crews have been hard at work in recent weeks behind the painted windows. The new store represents a $3 million investment in the neighborhood.