Results tagged with 'firefighters'
Published Sept. 11, 2015
It's the anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001 today, and it's always a somber and sad occasion. Yet it sometimes seems that so many of the lessons of 9/11 have been lost in the years since. Here are six that we seem to have forgotten and should do our best to reclaim.
Published June 30, 2015
On a recent afternoon in May, Amy Grau and Keith Stachowiak were invited to have lunch with the firefighters at Engine Co. 2, on 7th and Wells. It was an opportunity that could not be turned down.
Published Dec. 13, 2012
I am all for freedom of choice in just about everything. I believe women should be free to make their own decisions about what to do with their own bodies. I believe we should all be free to vote without having to show identification cards and I believe that we should all be free to dance until dawn. Because of those deeply held beliefs I find that I face trouble when trying to determine exactly how I feel about residency requirements for employment.
Published Jan. 24, 2009
The Silver Spring, Md.-based Hook & Ladder Brewing Company made its way to Wisconsin in fall 2008 and perhaps you've seen it in the beer department at Whole Foods or on the shelves of the "Blatz Cave" at Blatz Market & Liquor, but have you tried it yet?
Published Nov. 6, 2003
When Rick Rodriguez went to New York to aid fellow firefighters after September 11, his Big Apple counterparts took him to bars like "The Hook and Ladder" and the "Red Suspenders." That gave him an idea.