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Tula Erskine works identified!

Published Sept. 22, 2017

This morning I received a note from Nancy Aten, who was scanning works by Milwaukee artist Gertrude Kundman Erskine to be included in Erskine's archive, when she came upon 8x10 photographs of a series of six works that especially caught her attention. Do you recognize them?

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Urban Spelunking: Milwaukee Rescue Mission & former Girls' Tech High

Published Sept. 14, 2017

There's something about a beautiful building that was constructed not to boost an ego or to glorify a product or personality, but rather to serve the community. There's something even more glorious about a building like this that is still serving Milwaukee 132 years later.

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Check out the new Bucks-built sports complex at MPS' Browning Elementary

Published Sept. 7, 2017

The Bucks and Johnson Controls held a grand opening ceremony Thursday for a new $150,000 multi-sport complex on the campus of Browning Elementary School and Silver Spring Neighborhood Center in Milwaukee's redeveloping Westlawn neighborhood. Here are 17 photos of it.

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Webster returns to its former status as a traditional middle school

Published Sept. 5, 2017

After considering closing Daniel Webster Secondary School altogether, just a couple weeks after starting its first school year, the Milwaukee Board of School Directors voted last Thursday to "reconfigure" the program as a traditional middle school.

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MPS Mayoral Takeover: The Public Hearing

I'm a glutton for punishment.  I actually attended the MPS School Board's pep rally last evening.  I assumed that it would be more entertainment than enlightenment, but I came away embarrassed and saddened.  The concept of the Board hosting a meeting with the sole intent of bringin...


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