CHURCH CONCERTS MILWAUKEE FRIENDS MEETING Community Potluck and Sing-A-Long on Sat, Jan 4, 5:30-8:30PM. Bring food to share and your voice to sing! (3224 N Gordon Place) For more info, email ST HEDWIG CHURCH Epiphany Concert, Sun, Jan 5, 3PM features choirs from OLDP, Old St. Mary, SS Peter & Paul, and Three Holy […]
Archive | January 2014
Story and photo by Lee Gutowski Riverwest musician, composer, educator, artist and community supporter/promoter Julie Brandenburg is inspired, and an inspiration. Recently transplanted back to the neighborhood after owning and living in a home in Wauwatosa for over a decade, the Wisconsin native has been literally taken hostage by music – quite happily so – […]
Drawing by Aubrey Kroiss, as part of service learning with River Revitalization Foundation. Inspired by Native American Petroglyph designs, some of which were the basis of Indian effigy mounds found in Wisconsin including along the Milwaukee River. Some names we use for them: Thunderbird, Underwater Panther, Turtle, Snake and Bird.
by Peggy Schulz Community development has been getting more positive attention in Milwaukee over the last few years, according to Leo Ries, executive director of LISC Milwaukee. Ries made his remarks while introducing the finalists for the 2014 MANDI awards. But Jan Christensen, who was named a finalist for the Northern Trust Navigator Award, has […]