Results tagged with 'Milwaukee Public Library'
Published May 3, 2016
Milwaukee Public Library has launched a new video series called "Stories from the Stacks," and the segments offer a mix of interesting stories about the library, including a powerful one about an author that wrote a book at the Central Library while she was homeless.
Published April 25, 2016
April is Poetry Month, hence OnMilwaukee tracked down the witty Matt Cook who is Milwaukee's Poet Laureate until 2017 and asked him about writing, how Milwaukee rates as a poetry town and why so many people dislike poetry.
Published March 17, 2016
On April 12, UW-Milwaukee's Stahl Center for Jewish Studies will host culinary historian Michael Twitty at the Milwaukee Public Library for a talk entitled "Kosher Soul: Black & Jewish Identity Cooking."
Published March 9, 2016
Over the past year or so, we've kept you updated on the work to renovate Milwaukee Public Library's South Side Tippecanoe branch, which reopened in December after work that began the previous January. The new library is bright, airy and welcoming and according to MPL Foundation's Valerie Lorenz, library users are responding.
Published Feb. 1, 2016
Now that the Tippecanoe Library revamp is complete, attention is turning fully toward a mixed-use development that will replace the Mill Road branch. Here are some facts about the planned new library development at 7717 W. Good Hope Rd.
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Thursday October 20th, 2011 - Fox Lake, IL I’m still making progress on all my projects, even though it’s slower than I’d like. There is always something to work on whether it’s comedy bookings or comedy class lessons or making progress on Uranus Factory Outlet...
Tuesday July 28th, 2009 - Lake Villa, IL Now is when the real work starts. I’ve been struggling for years and years to build up an act that works and I’ve done that. It wasn’t easy and I’m still improving but I’ve achieved a level of competence most comic...
Friday July 24th, 2009 - Milwaukee, WI I have a friend from out of town that had a job interview today in Milwaukee. He knew I’m from there and asked if I’d go up and show him around and make sure he was able to find the place he needed to be. I really didn’t want to...
With the gas prices at record highs and the warm weather finally arriving, it's the perfect time to become a tourist in our hometown.
Editors and writers at onmilwaukee.com, as well as many savvy readers, have already encouraged this creative approach to local "travel". Right no...
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