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Published March 18, 2013
The flurries are flying and it's hard to picture ourselves with a beer at the Big Gig, but the folks at Milwaukee World Festival are working at fever pitch on Summerfest and so is Roy Henning, who has organized an annual battle of the bands competition that leads to a performance at Summerfest for the past eight years.
Published June 19, 2012
A nationwide grant program could award local businesses $250,000. Read why some Milwaukee business owners applied to the program and how they're faring. The contest, Mission: Small Business, ends June 30.
Published Nov. 7, 2011
Horny Goat Brewing Company, 2011 S. 1st St., hosts its first Goat Fest Battle of the Bands, Saturday, Nov. 12, at 5 p.m., and the plan is to make it an annual competition. The battle is part of a larger event launching Horny Goat's new Big Fun Tent.
Published May 10, 2011
Longtime music scenester Todd Ciske wrote in to tell us that his band Favorite Shape Triangle (FST) - stay tuned for our story on the band's latest CD - has reached the final round of the Break into the Big Gig battle of the bands at the Up and Under Pub.
Published April 21, 2011
The idea hit Milwaukee small business owner Roy Henning like a ton of bricks. Watching a beer commercial, he found his inspiration for the Home Run Koozie Kit, a hands-free, gloved beer holder, and he ran out to Menards to build a prototype. Some 500 units later, along with a Facebook eCommerce page, the Home Run Kookie Kit is ready for order.
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