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July 2016 Neighbor Spotlight

    Neighbor Spotlight: Nellie Vance: Volunteer/activist/communicator plants seeds of positive change in Riverwest story by Peggy Schulz  photo by Alice Waraxa When Nellie Vance first came to Milwaukee 10 years ago to attend UWM, she lived on the outskirts of Riverwest. But, as she got to know the neighborhood—and the neighbors—better, she physically moved […]

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Bits & Pieces

Call for Candidates:Riverwest Co-op Board of Directors! The Riverwest Co-op isn’t just a grocery store-it’s a community. It feels like a general store: you probably know the cashier or the volunteer washing dishes. You’ve sat on the Philosopher’s Bench in the summer, danced with the kids at our Spaghetti Dinner,  or cheered on our softball team, […]

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Calendar – October 2014

OCT 3-OCT 5 WISCONSIN BAT FESTIVAL  Multiple locations; see individual dates for more info   thru-OCT 9 MILWAUKEE FILM FESTIVAL   1 WEDNESDAY  ART BAR 722 E Burleigh, Live music w/Peter Buys,  9PM CLUB TIMBUKTU 520 E Center, Hip Hop Open Mic LINNEMAN’S  1001 E Locust, Acoustic Open Stage Feature: Beau Austin  9PM RIVERWEST […]