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Milwaukee's Daily Magazine for Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

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Urban spelunking: Charles Allis Art Museum Image

Urban spelunking: Charles Allis Art Museum

The building that houses the Charles Allis Art Museum, 1630 E. Royall Pl., on Milwaukee's East Side was designed and built as a home, but in a sense it's also always served as an art museum. Built by a captain of industry, Charles Allis, the house -- designed by Alexander Eschweiler and built in 1909 -- was planned as more than a home for Eschweiler and his wife, Sarah. It was meant to be a showplace for their ever-growing collection of art.

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MOvember Update, Shaving Links For 28 Nov

MOvember Update, Shaving Links For 28 Nov

We're coming down to the wire with Sharpologist MOvember campaign!  Please consider donating to a worthy cause.  And after MOvember has been completed I will be making a shaving video about taking off my MOvember mustache, along with some advice on how to get a decent shave in the under-the-nose area.  Meanwhile: Shaving Links How "No Shave November Can Benefit Your Skin (Dr. Bailey Skincare) with some discussion on skin problems you can get from shaving. What Internet Fueled Startup Are Really Selling (Fast Company) with some interesting discussion of the "why now?" aspects of the resurgence of traditional shaving. Shaving on...

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UWM Official Found a Key Allegation into TKE Fraternity Appeared False, Motion Says

There are new questions tonight in the high-profile investigation of a UW-Milwaukee TKE fraternity. A top UW-Milwaukee administrator has found that the much-reported allegation that TKE fraternity members marked targeted partygoers for drugging with "color-coded Xs" "appear(ed) to be false," according to a motion filed in Circuit Court by the attorney representing then fraternity president Thomas [...] The post UWM Official Found a Key Allegation into TKE Fraternity Appeared False, Motion Says appeared first on Media Milwaukee.

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UWM Official Found a Key Allegation into TKE Fraternity Appeared False, Motion Says
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Highland Community School's China trip is now "officially" complete

When Mayor Tom Barrett visited Highland Community School on Monday to welcome home a group of adolescent students from China, the trip -- according to the students themselves -- wasn" onclick="return TrackClick(",'')"t officially over yet. Today, it is officially complete. The 16 eighth- and ninth-grade students traveled to participate in China" onclick="return TrackClick(",'')"s first-ever Montessori Model United Nations (MMUN) [...]

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Secrets to a flawless face on your wedding day

In my last post, we tackled a few of your hair concerns. But we still have one of the most personal and transformational services to cover...The Makeup Application. As I've mentioned previously, at WELL Spa + Salon, we really recommend scheduling a trial ahead of time, as makeup can be tricky and we want to ensure your day begins without a hitch (no pun intended).

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Secrets to a flawless face on your wedding day

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HPGM director talks
Griselda Aldrete is a Milwaukeean by birth, but spent her early childhood in Mexico. Leadership, mentorship and community are her passion points. She talks about these and more in this latest edition of "Milwaukee Talks."
Beating the cold
I'm going to beat the Milwaukee winter. I will not be cold again. I will laugh in the face of Snowmageddon. I will be toasty warm when the temperatures drop well below zero. Here's how.
Deluxe CD reissues
CD sales have plummeted this year -- as have digital downloads -- in the face of streaming music. But labels are still churning out deluxe CD reissues. Are you opening your wallet to pay for the extras?
Caroling in the Cave
A lot of folks descend the stairs into the Cave of the Mounds in Blue Mounds, west of Madison, and marvel at the great acoustics. That's one natural feature that makes the annual Caroling in the Cave Music Series so perfect for the caverns, which we dubbed one of the Seven Wonders of Wisconsin a few years ago. Now in its eighth year, Caroling in the Cave is a two-day event that is slated for Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 6 and 7 this year.

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