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Milwaukee's Daily Magazine for Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014

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The 127th first day of school

Lately, I've been posting historical photos of Maryland Avenue Montessori School to the Old Eastsiders group page on Facebook and garnering lots of great feedback. Many of the group members attended the school for at least a year or two, some of them non-stop from kindergarten through eighth grade, and the photographs conjure memories of [...]

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The 127th first day of school
Aside: My ALS Video And The T-Shirt

Aside: My ALS Video And The T-Shirt

I was recently challenged to do the "ALS ice bucket dunk" by a number of people and here is my response video (instead of the typical response, mine was inspired by Sir Patrick Stewart).  ALS is better known as  Lou Gehrig's disease in the US. A number of people have commented and emailed me about the "Shave Like A Mantic59´´ T-shirt I wear in the video. That shirt was a gift from Rob at Shaveology. Rob has recently decided to dramatically shift direction in his career by becoming a barber. You can follow his experiences on the Shaveology blog. He also...

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Autumn wedding flowers

Autumn wedding flowers

Autumn is such a great time of year! It gives us all a sense of relief and a moment to catch our breath after the busy, warm summer months. What a perfect season to have a wedding! Not only does this fresh season bring a crisp breeze, but it magically changes the colors of our world from the bright pastel shades to the rich, deep and subtle warm hues of fall. With the gradual change of colors and a vast variety of color palettes, brides have so many options for their custom wedding flowers.

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Stuart Rojstaczer
Third time's the charm, at least for Milwaukee-born and bred author Stuart Rojstaczer. Rojstaczer's third stab at writing a novel has been his most successful and the publication of "The Mathematician's Shiva," out now in paperback from Penguin, brings the Brew City boy home for a reading and signing next week at Boswell Books.
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Our Daily Salt
Our Daily Salt, 3519 W. National Ave., specializes in handcrafted items for the home and kitchen. Products include endgrain cutting boards, hand-turned wooden bowls, rolling pins, salt cellars, spice mills, bottle stoppers and a variety of utensils including hand-carved tongs, spoons, scoops and rack pullers.
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Where's the inspiration?
What we have now running for governor is not magic. Instead it is a tightly packaged, single-issue campaign that may well be decided on which set of statistics more voters believe. What we are left with is boring, sad and way, way short of any kind of inspiration.
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MKE is not Ferguson
Keith Stanley has heard that Milwaukee will be the next Ferguson, Mo., and disagrees. Here's why.

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