Further Down Stream September 2009 IN:SITE ART – As the September issue of the Currents goes to press, a week of events celebrating the temporary art project in the Park East Corridor is running from Aug 23-30. This unique and creative use of public art is open for public viewing at 11 IN:SITE art installations covering a 16 […]
Archive | September, 2009
Did you know that “Hey Fredrick,” a historical predecessor of Quarters Bar, at 900 E Center St., was the first bar to be named after a softball team, not the other way around?
by Catherine Jozwik, Photos Vince Bushell Milwaukee’s oldest retailer knows a little bit about providing quality and great customer service. For 165 years, Laacke and Joys has been Milwaukee’s main store for outdoor sporting goods and gear, and despite the economic downturn, business is still going strong. The store has four locations: downtown Milwaukee, Brookfield, […]
Snakes in paradise. I doubt that reptiles have a conscious mind that defines paradise, but a study has shown that they like wetland prairie, worms as food, places in the sun, and a drier upland area to while away the winter in a communal ball.
SEPTEMBER 2009 2 WEDNESDAY CLUB TIMBUKTU 520 E CENTER Open Mic 9:30PM STONEFLY 735 E Center The Pretty Things Peep Show w Gypsy Geoff of the Dead Man’s Carnival and Chanel LEmieux of Brew City Bombshells URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER 1500 E Park Pl Monarch Monitoring 5-6PM $3/$5