Results tagged with 'brooklyn'
Published Feb. 13, 2015
If you thought Giannis mania couldn't get any bigger, wait until this weekend when the second year Milwaukee Bucks forward participates in the NBA All-Star weekend, including the slam dunk contest on Saturday night in Brooklyn. He's played it coy when asked what he may do, but promises "something fancy" in his quest for the trophy.
Published June 26, 2014
The Milwaukee Bucks made Chicago native and Duke University freshman Jabari Parker the No. 2 pick of the NBA draft on Thursday night.
Published May 5, 2014
This weekend, I found a tiny square photograph at my mom's house. It shows me and Mr. Pepper, my third and fourth grade teacher, in the auditorium of my grade school. The photo is small, but Mr. Pepper's influence on my life wasn't. In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, I'm offering up an encore of this 2011 blog posting.
Published May 21, 2012
In honor of Damien Jaques' article this morning about pizza by the slice - and in honor of my recent trip home to Brooklyn - I'm going to have a slice a day this week and write about it here. Because it's right across the street and the idea just hit me, I'm starting with Ian's on North Avenue.
Published April 11, 2012
In 2004, Milwaukee-area native and UW-Madison grad Shane Welch founded Sixpoint Brewery in Brooklyn. Now, nearly a decade later, his beer is launching in his hometown.
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