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Results tagged with 'pride'

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Could Milwaukee be the next city with rainbow crosswalks?

Published Nov. 14, 2016

During a recent visit to Vancouver, This Is It owner George Schneider saw something incredible: bright, rainbow-striped crosswalks, representing the city's support for LGBTQ pride. He liked it so much he decided to bring the idea home to Milwaukee.


Indigo Girls brought the love

Published June 6, 2014

It was a long, harsh winter in Wisconsin, but sitting in the audience of the Indigo Girls' show last night at The Pabst Theater - basking in their genuine Georgia warmth - was good medicine for those of us still thawing out emotionally.


"Thanks for the Love, MKE" keeps spreading the amore

Published Nov. 20, 2013

It has been eight months since Dustin Zick and Joshua Arter lanched the Brew City-lovin' blog. This wasn't one of those good ideas that fizzle out after a few months. Instead, the blog has brought Milwaukeeans together both online and in person. And, oh, it now has T-shirts, too.


Throwing away Milwaukee's favorite pair of jeans

Published March 7, 2013

If our city fits us like our favorite pair of jeans how long before too many holes and tattered and frayed edges lead to problems or stuff hanging out where it shouldn't be?


12 simple ways to help move Milwaukee forward

Published Oct. 19, 2012

It's the small stuff that we all do that can truly help transform a community. Allow me, please, to offer 12 simple ideas on how to make positive change in Milwaukee.

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I'm not sure where my open mindedness comes from. I grew up with a prudish mother and a rigid father. Every so often is 'breaking news' where a famous person announces they are gay. Academy award nominated actress Ellen Page came 'out' during a  recent speech. While admirable and brave, ...

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