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Uptowner bar owners share tales of the beautiful people

The Uptowner - aka "home of the beautiful people" - turns 130 this month and will celebrate with a free bash on Saturday, Sept. 20. Recently, we spent a Thursday afternoon listening to owner Steve Johnson's stories - as well as his wife Shawnette Smart's myriad tales. Some of the yarns were funny, some sad, some unfit to print, but all of them were told with the heart and wit that explain why the Uptowner has been frequented by so many people - from the uber glamorous to the down-and-out.

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There are new questions tonight in the high-profile investigation of a UW-Milwaukee TKE fraternity. A top UW-Milwaukee administrator has found that the much-reported allegation that TKE fraternity members marked targeted partygoers for drugging with "color-coded Xs" "appear(ed) to be false," according to a motion filed in Circuit Court by the attorney representing then fraternity president Thomas [...] The post UWM Official Found a Key Allegation into TKE Fraternity Appeared False, Motion Says appeared first on Media Milwaukee.

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8 "Good Deal" Razors Under $20

8 "Good Deal" Razors Under $20

Michael Ham (Leisureguy) recently emailed Mark Herro (Mantic59) with a proposal for a Sharpologist article on the best DE razors for a novice who wants a good razor but also wants to minimize the initial expense until he knows for sure that DE shaving is going to work for him. Mark was already planning such an article himself, so we agreed to combine our efforts.  Although some excellent razors--razors that are both highly efficient and very comfortable--are available in the $70-$80 price range, we presume that most novices would prefer to get started at a lower price, so in this...

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When Mayor Tom Barrett visited Highland Community School on Monday to welcome home a group of adolescent students from China, the trip -- according to the students themselves -- wasn" onclick="return TrackClick(",'%2F%2Fonmilwaukee.com%2Ffamily%2Farticles%2Fhighlandcommunityschoolchina.html')"t officially over yet. Today, it is officially complete. The 16 eighth- and ninth-grade students traveled to participate in China" onclick="return TrackClick(",'%2F%2Fonmilwaukee.com%2Ffamily%2Farticles%2Fhighlandcommunityschoolchina.html')"s first-ever Montessori Model United Nations (MMUN) [...]

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Secrets to a flawless face on your wedding day

In my last post, we tackled a few of your hair concerns. But we still have one of the most personal and transformational services to cover...The Makeup Application. As I've mentioned previously, at WELL Spa + Salon, we really recommend scheduling a trial ahead of time, as makeup can be tricky and we want to ensure your day begins without a hitch (no pun intended).

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Secrets to a flawless face on your wedding day

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CreativeMornings
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