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"We Are Water" celebrates Milwaukee's big drink

Published July 27, 2014

Milwaukee Water Commons will host it's first event, "We Are Water," as a way to culminate its one-year anniversary and to get community members literally and figuratively closer to the lake. The event will take place on Sunday, Aug. 3 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on the north end of Bradford Beach.


Rockwell headquarters goes green

Published Aug. 12, 2013

Rockwell Automation has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification granted by the U.S. Green Building Council.


Is our drinking water a "nasty brew?"

Published July 21, 2013

This summer, two local organizations are banding together to show the Lake Michigan watershed a little much-needed TLC. The "Respect Our Waters" campaign combats the most dangerous pollutant clean water faces today: a lack of public awareness.


Miller Park becomes third MLB park to earn environmental award

Published March 26, 2012

Miller Park, home to the Milwaukee Brewers, became the first Major League Baseball stadium with a retractable roof to earn a LEED certification. It is also just the third park in all of baseball to earn such a distinction.


A week's worth of do-good Earth Day events

Published April 17, 2009

Earth Day 2009 is Wednesday, April 22, but there's no need to stand idly by and do nothing until then. If you haven't already begun your eco-friendly deeds this spring, here are a few ways to keep you green and active all week long.

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Tomorrow, Saturday, March 19th at 6 p.m. I will be hosting an awesome event to showcase the premiere of my clothing line and the store Jeanerations! This event will be located at 240 N. Milwaukee St. in the Historic Third Ward! Come down for a night of pure fun, relaxation, networking opportuniti...


We dipped into spring for a while before churches chimed midnight on 12/31/10. Spring didn’t lead into summer, instead lead to midwinter mutters, though it wasn’t midwinter. Yes, 2011 began with howls of wind.   Weird weather here, dramatic temperature swings, our first serio...


It’s calming to weed the garden. Anyway, it used to be, before this month’s Second Sunday Soup and Salad Salon! Harvey Taylor, one of my fellow Earth Poets, and Susie Krause led...

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