Archive | April, 2011


Solar Panels Manufactured in Milwaukee

NIGEL THE ROBOT has his name over the door at the Helios Solar Works plant. Brent Brucker, Helios General Manager, is a Riverwest resident. Brent’s son named Nigel the robot, one of the “advanced, automated manufacturing platforms” that the company uses to make “high-performance mono-crystalline solar modules” for solar electric systems. Wisconsin’s first solar panel factory opened in […]

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2011 April

1 FRIDAY     MICAH RALLY  Against Walker’s Budget and for voting w/ Rev Jesse Jackson, at Mt ZionChurch, 2nd & Garfield, 6:30PM ART BAR 722 E Burleigh LIVE MUSIC! Roxie Beene w/Kevin Horrigan & LeAnnaEden, 9PM CATHOLIC EAST SCHOOL 2480 NCramer (just south of church) FishFry, dine-in or take out, Fridays thru April 15,  4-7PM $5-$9 CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers The AM Band […]

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Buses: Lean & Green

Buses: Lean, Green Transportation Machines by Peggy Schulz Public transportation, by virtue of the number of riders in each vehicle, always has been “greener” than individual drivers relying solely on automobiles for their transportation needs.

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Calendar April 2011

Mar 18-May 8 • MILW REPERTORY THEATER 108 E Wells St, Bomb-Itty of Errors: The Bard goes hip-hop in this ad-rap-tation of Wm Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors! (See ad Page 11)    Mar 31-Apr 3   • ART IN BLOOM Milw Art Museum A tribute to art & flowers w/ workshops & music.     Apr 1-3  • SKYLIGHT OPERA THEATRE Cabot Theatre, 158 N Broadway, Cosi Fan Tutte […]

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