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  1. Concordia University introduces Lake Moon FestivalRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Mequon

    ... the early evening sky. A parade of boats will add scenery to the horizon, in cooperation with members of the Port Washington Yacht Club. The scenery of the festival will be captured by local artists competing in a plein-air art contest, which will ...

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  2. PWHS option: Demolish, rebuild half of schoolRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ozaukee Press

    If Port Washington High School is to be renovated, half the building would be demolished to accommodate a new arena-style athletic facility, cafeteria and library built along a hillside so they rise from below grade to a spacious main-floor lobby, according to a Bray Architects proposal presented to the Port Washington-Saukville School Board ... (more)

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  3. Concordia University introduces Lake Moon FestivalRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mequon

    ... the early evening sky. A parade of boats will add scenery to the horizon, in cooperation with members of the Port Washington Yacht Club. The scenery of the festival will be captured by local artists competing in a plein-air art contest, which will ...

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  4. Nymphs, pigs, and Mayor Daley for Thanksgiving: The radical art of Chicago SeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chicago Reader

    Every week during a stretch of the Chicago Seed 's 1967 to 1974 print run, staffers would make the trip: a pickup or VW Minibus loaded with hand-mixed ink and negatives for the next issue-diligently pasted up and typed out twice on an IBM Selectric-would drive two hours north to Port Washington, Wisconsin, so William Schanen, a free-press advocate, ... (more)

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  5. Volunteer OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... at (414) 453-3890. Set tables, serve drinks and dinner, and clean up on Aug. 24 at Fondy Farm Feast in Port Washington; setup on Aug. 23. Call Fondy Food Center at (414) 562-2282. Opportunities are available from the Volunteer Center of Ozaukee ...

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  6. Man goes on arson spree during Port Fish DayRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    A man goes on a dangerous arson spree in Port Washington. Matt Gleissner, 23, is charged with setting at least five different fires on the night of the city's popular Fish Day.

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  7. Surveillance video shows man starting fire in Port Washington dumpsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | WISN-TV

    ... of several fires on surveillance video. THERE'S STUNNING NEW VIDEO OF ONE OF THE STRING OF ARSON FIRES IN PORT WASHINGTON FOLLOWING THE FISH DAY CELEBRATION. 23-YEAR-OLD MATTHEW GLEISSNER FACES SIX FELONY ARSON COUNTS AFTER POLICE SAY THEY SAW HIM ...

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  8. Milwaukee movies off the grid: July 25-31Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Free. "The Lego Movie": Catch one of this year's biggest box-office hits on the big screen again in downtown Port Washington. Dusk Friday. Free. "Amadeus": 1984's best-picture Oscar winner, with Tom Hulce as classical music's bad boy and Oscar ...

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  9. Anita N. WehrleRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    Anita N. Wehrle, 97, of Shawano, formerly of Port Washington and Milwaukee, passed away on Friday, July 18 at The Cottages on Golden Pond Assisted Living in Shawano.

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  10. Man accused of setting fires after getting kicked out of Port Washington barRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | WISN-TV

    A man set seven fires after the Port Fish Day celebration over the weekend, torching everything from a boat to business dumpsters, police said.

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  11. Man faces felony charges for arson spreeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Ozaukee Press

    A 23-year-old Wauwatosa man was charged in Ozaukee County Circuit Court Tuesday with setting a string of fires in downtown Port Washington early Sunday morning.

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  12. Man went on Fish Day arson spree in Port Washington, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Police say a 23-year-old Wauwatosa man decided he wanted to close his celebration of Port Washington's 50th Fish Day on July 19 - and perhaps protest his removal twice from the same downtown tavern after midnight on July 20 - by setting numerous fires in the city.

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  13. Waves, currents could pose danger to swimmers at Lake Michigan beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Vollrath Park Beach, North Side Municipal Beach and Blue Harbor Beach in Sheboygan; Upper Lake Park Beach in Port Washington, and Harrington State Park beaches. The high waves and rip currents will make swimming difficult even for a strong, ...

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  14. Heat & humidity goes away ... for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | WISN-TV

    A "Beach Hazard" statement has been issued for beaches from Port Washington to Kenosha.

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  15. Homestead bats too much for Menomonee Falls baseball team in 10-8 sectional lossRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Menomonee Falls

    ... with an 8-0 record and had given up 10 runs all season and his last two outings, including a 2-0 win over Port Washington in a regional semifinal on July 16 (see separate story), had been dominant shutouts. The loss ended the Indian season at 22-11 ...

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  16. Kayla's Krew gains Franklin support for all-inclusive playgroundRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Franklin

    Port Washington has one, as does Oconomowoc. And soon, Franklin may have an all-accessible, all-inclusive playground as well.

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  17. Sheriff: People in two vehicles shoot at each other on I-43Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WISN-TV

    ... northbound drivers consider exiting at Capitol Drive or Silver Spring Drive and making their way north on Port Washington Avenue. Traffic can reenter at Brown Deer Road. You can send in breaking news photos or videos anytime using the free WISN app ...

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  18. Weather has slowed down field turf project at Waukesha schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Waukesha

    ... "The worst case is that we might have to change the date," Schlei said of the non-conference game against Port Washington. "We'll have a backup plan and figure out a way that it is at home." Luckily for Domach, Waukesha South got a head start on ...

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  19. Sheriff: Highway shootout caused I-43 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WISN-TV

    ... northbound drivers consider exiting at Capitol Drive or Silver Spring Drive and making their way north on Port Washington Avenue. Traffic can reenter at Brown Deer Road. You can send in breaking news photos or videos anytime using the free WISN app ...

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  20. Museum of Wisconsin Art creates international residency in LuxembourgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... announced an international artist-in-residence program, sponsored by the Ansay Development Corporation in Port Washington and supported by the Ministry of Culture in Luxembourg. "MOWA is proud to be able to offer this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity ...

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