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  1. Milwaukee School Board approves Montessori, charter expansionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    The Milwaukee School Board has approved building additions at two popular public Montessori schools, and a third campus for one of its charter schools. An addition at Fernwood Montessori School , 3239 S. Pennsylvania Ave., will reduce overcrowding, and an addition at Maryland Avenue Montessori School , 2418 N. Maryland Ave, will create a small number of new seats a few years from now, according to the district.

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  2. At Bay View's Avalon Theater, it's all about the ambienceRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... it will provide an unusual moviegoing experience that will attract a lot of patrons from other parts of the Milwaukee area. He said east side and downtown residents, in particular, will likely see the Avalon as an alternative to the Downer and ...

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  3. Streetcar should have a place in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    It's no surprise to discover the subject of race is often at play when public transportation plans are on the table in Milwaukee. The various proposals for moving people around the metropolitan area over the years often have been cloaked in an undercurrent of concerns about racial attitudes that exist in a community always struggling with those issues.

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  4. Interstate collaboration brings benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Something extraordinary is happening in the Milwaukee-Chicago-Gary corridor. Decision-makers are cooperating across state lines to grow the regional economy.

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  5. Celebrating Chicagoland New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... chefs, and home cooks will be in delight when attending New Years Eve celebrating at Locallective's at 1257 N. Milwaukee, Chicago, IL. They will be featuring star chefs, live music, dinner, and drinks. A portion of the proceeds benefit Aspire ...

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  6. Lake Mills Elementary is schooled in green building designRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... a sigh that speaks volumes for the relaxing environs that were created. Bob Morris of Eppstein Uhen Architects in Milwaukee said the openness - and the classroom neighborhood concept the team created - are two of his favorite parts of the building. ...

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  7. Aurora, Progressive partnership benefits health care providers and patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... for sexual assault and domestic violence. The planned clinics at Aurora Sinai will help address one of the gaps in Milwaukee's health care system: Access to primary care in low-income neighborhoods. The partnership with Progressive also comes as ...

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  8. Documents: GAB Planned Subpoenas and Search Warrants for Media Figures Charlie Sykes and Sean HannityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Agents for the embattled state Government Accountability Board continued a zealous campaign finance investigation into dozens of conservative groups even after judges who preside over the board voted to shut it down, according to documents unsealed Friday by a Waukesha County Circuit Court. The documents appear to support claims that the campaign finance, ethics and election law regulator is a rogue agency and that the GAB considered using the state's John Doe law to investigate key state conservatives and even national figures, including Fox News' Sean Hannity and WTMJ Milwaukee host Charlie Sykes.

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  9. More than 70 arrested during Hamilton protestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKBT

    More than 70 people were arrested Friday after marching onto Interstate 43 and blocking traffic as part of a demonstration protesting the death of a black man who was shot by Milwaukee police in April, authorities said. The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office said late Friday that 73 adults and one juvenile were arrested after hundreds of protesters blocked traffic for about 75 minutes during rush hour, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported.

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  10. Hamilton tells Milwaukee protesters 'No march today'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WISN-TV

    The second straight day of rallies in support of Dontre Hamilton's family was much quieter than the first, after dozens of Friday night protesters remained in jail Saturday. More than 70 protesters in Milwaukee were arrested Friday.

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  11. Two-thirds of those arrested in Hamilton freeway protest still in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    About two-thirds of the 74 people arrested Friday night after blocking traffic on I-43 as part of a protest over the police shooting of Dontre Hamilton still were in custody Saturday. That fed into more action Saturday afternoon, as about 60 people gathered in front of the Milwaukee County Jail and Criminal Justice Facility, 821 W. State Street, waiting for the protesters arrested Friday to be released.

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  12. Brandon Knight-- Hero BallRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Brew Hoop

    Brandon Knight has been vilified pretty much his entire stay in Milwaukee. First, he was a poor replacement for Brandon Jennings.

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  13. Garrett Jones May Be The Most Important Part The Yankees/Marlins TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yanks Go Yard

    Sep 8, 2014; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Miami Marlins first baseman Garrett Jones hits a solo home run in the second inning as Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy watches at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports Yesterday's trade caught me by surprise.

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  14. Literacy group making inroads expanding students' vocabulary skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the goal of boosting what the schools are doing. This school year, SHARP is working with 34 elementary schools in Milwaukee, including schools in each large sector here (Milwaukee Public Schools, charter schools, private schools getting state ...

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  15. Culinary no-no #391Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South Milwaukee

    Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades.

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  16. Cuccidati bring back the taste of ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... a bite and agree that "it was good." Sanford "Sandy" D'Amato is former chef and co-owner of Sanford Restaurant in Milwaukee and a James Beard Award winner.

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  17. 'The Last Five Years' charts romance's rise, fall from both directionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    How often are we ever on the same page as our loved ones, even in the very best of relationships? That question dominates Jason Robert Brown's "The Last Five Years," a two-actor song cycle set to debut as a movie come Valentine's Day. It's now being staged by All In Productions, making its own debut as a Milwaukee theater company with a two-weekend run.

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  18. North Shore Police Reports: Dec. 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | River Hills

    ... Road, at 5:40 p.m. Dec. 14. Video showed a juvenile asking a cashier for change and handing over the bill. 17Two Milwaukee boys, 15 and 16, were arrested for fraud on an innkeeper after they and another boy failed to pay $37.40 for their meal at ...

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  19. Milwaukee band Whips unleashes a rocking new recordRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    ... was officially assembled and ready to rock. Since then, the band has built up a good amount of buzz in the local Milwaukee music scene, mostly thanks to its "Year One" EP. With all of that, it was time for Whips' LP debut. The group headed to Howl ...

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  20. Car dealership helps social service agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Sommers Automotive and Young Milwaukee saw the need and decided to help out. They're giving a brand new minivan to Journey House on Saturday.

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