Archive | February 2004

Milwaukee Recreation Plays Quad Rugby

Tournament set for Saturday and Sunday: If you ever wanted to see a great game of wheelchair rugby, now’s your chance. Milwaukee Recreation has teamed with Milwaukee Iron to sponsor the city’s largest Quad Rugby tournament, an extremely competitive event for wheelchair athletes. The games are set to take place at Riverside University High School, […]

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Folaron Demands Shepherd Express Correct Slander

February 5, 2004–At a 3:00 p.m. news conference at City Hall, Mayoral Candidate Sandy Folaron demanded that the Shepherd Express explain the egregious error in a recent article that stated Folaron did not pay her taxes on time. This appeared in a story written by Doug Hissom in the latest issue of the newspaper on […]

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Chess Academix

by Carrie Trousil It’s 3 p.m. on a Thursday afternoon at Messmer Preparatory school, and kids start tumbling in after class. Within minutes, a woman named Miracle Cross has them seated at their tables, quiet and listening, and she starts their lessons for the day. “Before you move on the chessboard, just like before you […]

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