Story by Bridget Bishop In the deep melodic glow of St. Kate’s lobby bar, Tiffany Miller Blooms is channelling. A midnight Billie Holliday, her trademark oversized blossom commands the eye. Her interaction with the live band sparks a connection between the audiences ears and minds, as she evokes the synergy of Erykah Badu’s first live […]
Happy New Year
by Bridget Bishop
The parish of St. Francis is unique for so many reasons. Besides being historically associated with the Capuchins since 1869, which has adds an extra dimension to the organization of the church, its buildings and its operations, the parish is unique for a litany of reasons. Thriving in a time when low membership has caused many diocesan parishes to consolidate or even shutter, a fourth Saturday evening mass was recently added to the lineup. In addition, its diverse population is a stunning representation of the myriad ethnic communities in Milwaukee, and a testament to the power of faith in bringing people together.
by Vita You better watch out!Oh wait, that’s what you say about Santa … not to him. Of course, if Santa is a dog, maybe the rules change.Anyway, my name is Vita (rhymes with Pita or Margarita — my mom likes those). And I’m a dog, too. I’m here to introduce you to my new […]