Posted inSerial Fiction

Chapter 1 – Tannenbaum Arms Sept. 1969 a novel

By Darlene Resenberg Rzezotarski September 1969: Wherein late bloomers Lily Swan and Joshua (Blue Jay) Haakens become caretakers of a six-family apartment building just two blocks from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee campus where both are students. They decide to inhabit the somewhat musty basement apartment where they can live rent-free in exchange for cleaning the […]

Posted inCalendar

Currents Calendar March 2022

1 TUESDAY — Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) NOTE: BAR CENTRO DATES IN LATE LIST AT END OF MARCHBLACK HUSKY BREWING Milwaukee’s Worst Trivia, 7pmBREMEN CAFÉ Karaoke w/ Trixy MercuryRIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY, 924 E Clarke Food Distribution at St. Casimir’s Church INDOORS — 4-6pm. Proudly serving the 53212, 53211, 53217, 53202, and 53203 zip codes!SHANK HALL […]

Posted inNeighbor Spotlight, Telling Our Stories

NEIGHBOR SPOTLIGHT: Kaytee Luke, James Melchoir
and the Bremen Community Garden

by Lee Gutowski Remember the “polar vortex” of the winter of 2017/2018? Of course, Wisconsinites do, but for Kaytee Luke, who moved to Riverwest that February from California, the weather was especially disconcerting. “I thought, oh no, what have I done? I mean, Mount Shasta would get weather and storms, but nothing like the polar […]