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Denisha Tate: Standing apart to stand for what is right

“There are sometimes when you have to stand alone and you may go against popular beliefs, because something inside of your spirit tells you that there’s something different expected for you,...
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Video: Unwrapping all of Milwaukee’s gifts

Paralyzed at 17 for six month, Denisha Tate refused to accept the initial diagnosis because the condition stood in the way of her helping others embrace the power of joy. Guided by a deep sense of faith, her many years in leadership roles at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee have left a positive impact on a generation of youth in search of hope and their own best self.

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MSOE students bioengineer a medical breakthrough with synthetic blood

Undergraduate students at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) have engineered a process to create red blооd cells, which will have a profound impact on medical care and solve the problem of...
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Memorial Day weekend arrives along with mosquitoes

Experts offer tips to avoid the seasonal bother and discomfort from insects. As summer technically kicks off in Milwaukee, even in the damp and chilly condition that the season often resembles,...
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SPAM Sizzle Tour coming to Summerfest for fight against hunger

The SPAM food brand is bringing its big flavor to the World’s Largest Music Festival as part of its Tiny House of Sizzle Tour on July 1 and 2. Condensing Milwaukee’s backyards and kitchens to...
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DoorDash’s on-demand restaurant delivery begins service in Milwaukee

DoorDash, a technology company that connects customers with the best local businesses through door-to-door delivery, recently announced its launch in the Milwaukee metro area. The beer flows freely...
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Bucks and Johnson Controls to invest in Westlawn area with Sports Center

The Milwaukee Bucks and Johnson Controls announced that their partnership will extend far beyond the walls of the new state-of-the-art Wisconsin Entertainment & Sports Center. The two...
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Downtown trolley loop to offer new summer routes and hours

Returning for another summer, the Milwaukee Trolley Loop presented by VISIT Milwaukee will connect passengers to downtown attractions beginning June 1. The new 14-stop “Hop ‘n Shop, Wine ‘n Dine”...
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Kinnickinnic River and Pulaski Park could be restored after years of neglect

The waterway cuts through the heart of Milwaukee and was one of its founding rivers, yet it supports no aquatic life and unsuccessful flood management efforts of the 1960s transformed it into a...
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Photo Essay: A waterway of decay, graffiti, and homelessness

The pending removal of the concrete stream bed at Pulaski Park inspired this river journey of images along one of Milwaukee’s founding waterways, to document how it looked on May 21.

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Map: A Walk along the Kinnickinnic River

Milwaukee County’s Pulaski Park is expected to undergo major renovation in spring 2018, when the Sewerage District removes the concrete lining along its stretch of the Kinnickinnic River. Over...
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Walk 100 Miles in 100 Days Challenge 2017 to encourage active living

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett will kick-off his 4th Annual Walk 100 Miles in 100 Days Challenge on June 1 at City Hall. The kick-off announcement will be followed by the program’s inaugural walk along...
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Map: A Walk along the Kinnickinnic River

Milwaukee County’s Pulaski Park is expected to undergo major renovation in spring 2018, when the Sewerage District removes the concrete lining along its stretch of the Kinnickinnic River. Over the past few years, the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District...

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