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UW-Milwaukee College Republicans Weigh in on UW Budget Debate

Gov. Scott Walker's proposed cuts for the UW System have provoked opposition in the form of rallies and protests from the state Capitol to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee campus. However, there's one group on campus that likes the cuts: The College Republicans. While some students oppose Gov. Walker's plan, there are others who feel like [...] The post UW-Milwaukee College Republicans Weigh in on UW Budget Debate appeared first on Media Milwaukee.

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Potawatomi Derby
The Kentucky Derby is known as the "most exciting two minutes in sport." And Potawatomi Casino pulls out all the stops to make its derby party just as exciting. Paul Lurenz Jr., runs the OTB parlor and is spearheading the party.
Building a Fisher House
A Fisher House provides free lodging for family members of service men and women who are being treated at a VA Hospital. Dan Buttery is being honored for his volunteer efforts to spearhead the drive to build one in Milwaukee.
Chief's long-awaited "II"
WAMI board president Zoy Begos lauded Milwaukee trio Chief as "the perfect intersection where rock meets heavy metal." For me, Chief is the living, breathing, Milwaukee spirit of Thin Lizzy: heavy guitars and a pounding rhythm section, but with good songs constructed around melodies. Asked frontman Chris Tishler about the band that almost ceased to be, the music that vanished into the ether and the perhaps miraculous new CD.
1970 confrontations
Nestled between Wyoming Place mansions and St. Mary's Hospital, is the venerable Water Tower Park. In the 1960s, the park had become a popular gathering spot for all manners of young people, including the founders of the city's underground scene, political radicals, street theater performers and, of course, musicians who played drums, guitars or anything else that made enough noise to drive the mansion mavens up the walls.

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