Saturday, June 16, 2012

5 hurt, 2 critically, in Milwaukee shootings - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


5 hurt, 2 critically, in Milwaukee shootings
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Karen Herzog of the Journal Sentinel Milwaukee police are investigating four separate shootings that injured five men, two of them critically, early Saturday morning, according to a news release. The first incident, which occurred about midnight in ...

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Variety show on Milwaukee River simply electric - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Variety show on Milwaukee River simply electric
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Ozaukee County fish passage program employees and volunteers participate in an electro-fishing survey of the fish population in the Milwaukee River in Newburg, Wis. Photo taken June 13, 2012 by Paul A. Smith. By Paul A. Smith of the Journal Sentinel A ...

Gendelman made friends with German pilot who aided his escape - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Gendelman made friends with German pilot who aided his escape
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
On opposite sides in World War II, Max Gendelman (left) helped Karl Kirschner come to America in 1952. By Mark Johnson of the Journal Sentinel YouTube Video: Max Gendelman (left) visits his longtime friend days before Karl Kirschner's death in 2009.

Road America IndyCar race possible - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


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Road America IndyCar race possible
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Dave Kallmann of the Journal Sentinel West Allis - As several tracks dropped out of contention for the vacant spot on what was planned as a 16-race IndyCar schedule, Road America seems more and more likely to be back in the mix.
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River of possibilities puts Milwaukee in spotlight - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


River of possibilities puts Milwaukee in spotlight
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
A view of the Milwaukee River from the Milwaukee Ale House in downtown Grafton last May. Too often, residents take for granted local resources and amenities. And others lack awareness of what their community has to offer. Those thoughts crossed my mind ...

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Can Montessori schools save Milwaukee Public Schools? - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Can Montessori schools save Milwaukee Public Schools?
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
"I was a slow convert," Meagan Holman answers. It took until she saw her 6-year-old son bloom in first grade at Fernwood Montessori School in Bay View for her to be convinced about the distinctive Montessori approach, built on a child's choices to ...

Dominance in rural areas ensures Scott Walker's recall win - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)


Dominance in rural areas ensures Scott Walker's recall win
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
By Craig Gilbert of the Journal Sentinel In high-stakes Wisconsin elections, it often feels like the fiercest fighting occurs along the Milwaukee to Madison corridor. That's where the state's three biggest counties are: Milwaukee, Dane and Waukesha.

4 injured in crash outside of Oconomowoc - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


4 injured in crash outside of Oconomowoc
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Karen Herzog of the Journal Sentinel Four people were injured Saturday afternoon when two cars collided at a county highway intersection in Dodge County. Michael Fogarty, 66, of Greendale, was driving eastbound on County Highway O in the Town of ...
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Brunner property liquidation case is a battle - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Brunner property liquidation case is a battle
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Cary Spivak of the Journal Sentinel Efforts to liquidate a portion of Todd Brunner's financial empire - a portfolio that includes pricey cars, boats and about 200 pieces of property - are off to a contentious start, with his largest creditor asking ...

Forget dog fighting, remember these chairs, and go to Lebowski Fest - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Forget dog fighting, remember these chairs, and go to Lebowski Fest
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Dog fighting hurts dogs, but it also hurts the humans involved in the blood sport. So Milwaukee Harley-Davidson, 11310 W. Silver Spring Road, is doing something about it by presenting the third annual Ride to End Dogfighting on Saturday with ...

Lawyer/novelist was Blagojevich prosecutor - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Lawyer/novelist was Blagojevich prosecutor
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Bill Glauber of the Journal Sentinel Chicago-based author and attorney David Ellis' new novel is "The Wrong Man." Ellis was the House prosecutor in the impeachment trial of Gov. Rod Blagojevich in the Illinois Senate. We caught up with him after his ...

IndyCar explains Scott Dixon penalty at Milwaukee Mile - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)


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IndyCar explains Scott Dixon penalty at Milwaukee Mile
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
By Dave Kallmann of the Journal Sentinel West Allis -- IndyCar race director Beaux Barfield took responsibility Saturday and explained a blown call that took Scott Dixon out of contention in the Milwaukee IndyFest 225 at the Milwaukee Mile.
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Taking stock of Scott Walker's dominance among rural and outstate voters - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)


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Taking stock of Scott Walker's dominance among rural and outstate voters
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
By Craig Gilbert of the Journal Sentinel In high-stakes Wisconsin elections, it often feels like the fiercest fighting occurs along the Milwaukee to Madison corridor. That's where the state's three biggest counties are: Milwaukee, Dane and Waukesha.
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Hunter-Reay wins IndyCar race at Milwaukee - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


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Hunter-Reay wins IndyCar race at Milwaukee
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Chris Jenkins, AP WEST ALLIS, Wis. (AP) Ryan Hunter-Reay found his way back to victory lane at the Milwaukee Mile, holding off Tony Kanaan on Saturday. It was the sixth career victory and first this season for Hunter-Reay, who brought home a victory ...
Start your engines at the Milwaukee Mile, IndyCar is back!Newsradio 620
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Auto racing: Franchitti gets pole at MileThe Sheboygan Press
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Former Badger and Packer tryout at IndyFest - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)


Former Badger and Packer tryout at IndyFest
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
By Michael Hunt of the Journal Sentinel West Allis - Ok, so the headline is selling Aaron Stecker incredibly short. But I made you look. The guy lasted 11 years in the NFL despite being an undrafted free agent in 1999. He has a Super Bowl ring from his ...

Hunter-Reay wins Milwaukee IndyFest - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


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Hunter-Reay wins Milwaukee IndyFest
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Ryan Hunter-Reay celebrates his victory following the Milwaukee IndyFest 225 Saturday at the Milwaukee Mile. By Dave Kallmann of the Journal Sentinel West Allis -- Ryan Hunter-Reay, the only driver to win an Indy-style race at the Milwaukee Mile from ...
Start your engines at the Milwaukee Mile, IndyCar is back!Newsradio 620
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The MSO goes bold with Sci-Fi Spectacular - ThirdCoast Digest


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The MSO goes bold with Sci-Fi Spectacular
ThirdCoast Digest
By Matthew Reddin Jack Everly leads the MSO through a sci-fi Pops concert that can't be anything but cool. George Takei played Sulu on the original Star Trek and now has new fame as a Facebook phenomenon. Friday night, much of the audience came to see ...

Community leaders vow to monitor case for Darius Simmons - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper


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Community leaders vow to monitor case for Darius Simmons
Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper
By Lynda L. Jones Community leaders varying from ministers, students, political leaders, and community activists have vowed to monitor the entire case surrounding the killing of 13 year-old Darius Simmons. Young Darius was allegedly gunned down by 75 ...

'Star Trek's' Takei adds gravitas to MSO Pops sci-fi concert - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


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'Star Trek's' Takei adds gravitas to MSO Pops sci-fi concert
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Elaine Schmidt, Special to the Journal Sentinel The Milwaukee Symphony Pops took that idea to the stage Friday evening, with a program of scores from science-fiction films and television shows, joined by actor George Takei.
The MSO goes bold with Sci-Fi SpectacularThirdCoast Digest

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IndyCar coming back to Milwaukee Mile in 2013 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)


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IndyCar coming back to Milwaukee Mile in 2013
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
By Dave Kallmann of the Journal Sentinel West Allis -- Michael Andretti, whose company brought the IndyCar Series back to the Milwaukee Mile for a race Saturday, told the crowd before the command to start engines that Milwaukee IndyFest would happen ...
Start your engines at the Milwaukee Mile, IndyCar is back!Today's TMJ4
IndyCar returning to Milwaukee in 2013Journal Times
Auto racing: Franchitti gets pole at MileThe Sheboygan Press
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Milwaukee Urban League hosts 27th Black & White Ball this weekend - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper


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Milwaukee Urban League hosts 27th Black & White Ball this weekend
Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper
The Milwaukee Urban League will host its 27th Annual Black & White Ball this Saturday, June 16 from 5:30 pm to midnight at the BMO Harris Bradley Center, located at 1001 N. Fourth Street in Milwaukee. More than 900 guests are expected to attend the ...

United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Serve Marketing launch provocative “Snakes ... - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper


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United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Serve Marketing launch provocative “Snakes ...
Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper
Photo of one of the ads that are strategically placed at bus shelters in areas with high teen pregnancy rates. United Way of Greater Milwaukee, in collaboration with Serve Marketing, is launching a provocative new “Snakes and Rats” campaign that will ...

Brothers of Kwanza at MHSA inspires academic excellence and commitment to service - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper


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Brothers of Kwanza at MHSA inspires academic excellence and commitment to service
Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper
By Taki S. Raton He is Young, Gifted & Black and a member of the 2012 graduating class of Milwaukee High School of the Arts (MHSA), 2300 West Highland Avenue. Kyle Williams stands as a shining example of the MHSA's mantra, “Intellectual Growth through ...

Milwaukee "dancers at heart" win big with debut book - OnMilwaukee.com


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Milwaukee "dancers at heart" win big with debut book
OnMilwaukee.com
By Colleen Jurkiewicz, special to OnMilwaukee.com Ten years ago, when Pandrè Shandley suffered an injury that threatened her 20-year dance career, she was "at a loss" as to how to move forward in her life. "The doctors were telling me I shouldn't be ...

Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity announces major milestone Wells Fargo to ... - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper


Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity announces major milestone Wells Fargo to ...
Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper
Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity announced today that Wells Fargo would be the lead sponsor of its 500th home build, which will begin construction Monday, June 18. The 500th build will kick off a June 'Blitz' week during which Milwaukee Habitat staff and ...

Assurant prepares for health care reform - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Assurant prepares for health care reform
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Guy Boulton of the Journal Sentinel The world changed spectacularly for Assurant Health in March 2010 when Congress passed the Affordable Care Act. For the past two years, the Milwaukee health insurer, a company with $1.8 billion in revenue last ...

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Housing Authority celebrates student achievement - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper


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Housing Authority celebrates student achievement
Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper
Wisconsin State Superintendent Tony Evers, PhD served as keynote speaker at the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM)'s 2012 Student Recognition Awards, held June 11, 2012 at the HACM Community Services building, 650 W. Reservoir.

NAACP Milwaukee Branch addresses concerning MPD crime reporting - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper


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NAACP Milwaukee Branch addresses concerning MPD crime reporting
Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper
We are troubled by the recent Journal Sentinel investigation [1] describing the misreporting of hundreds of assault cases by the Milwaukee Police Department, especially the cases involving children. Although we understand that this misreporting of ...
NAACP, Rainbow PUSH renew criticism of police in teen's death probeMilwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Dario Franchitti hungry for more - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


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Dario Franchitti hungry for more
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Dave Kallmann of the Journal Sentinel West Allis - Normally one would look to the Milwaukee Mile as a track at which Dario Franchitti could put aside the famine part of this feast-or-famine season and . . . well . . . eat everyone's lunch.
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Maldonado's homer sends Brewers past Twins 5-3 - Janesville Gazette


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Maldonado's homer sends Brewers past Twins 5-3
Janesville Gazette
By DAVE CAMPBELL Saturday, June 16, 2012 Milwaukee Brewers' Martin Maldonado (12) is congratulated by Edwin Maysonet after his two-run tie-breaking home run in the ninth inning off Minnesota Twins pitcher Matt Capps in a baseball game Friday, June 15, ...
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WIAA girls soccer: Oostburg falls in D3 semifinals - The Sheboygan Press


WIAA girls soccer: Oostburg falls in D3 semifinals
The Sheboygan Press
Oostburg's Samantha Theune (6) works against The Prairie School's Christina Dudley (11) Friday during a WIAA Division 3 State Girls Soccer semifinal at Uihlein Soccer Park in Milwaukee. / Photo by Bruce Halmo/The Sheboygan Press MILWAUKEE â€" Oostburg's ...

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Maldonado homers in ninth as Brewers clip Twins - Beaver Dam Daily Citizen


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Maldonado homers in ninth as Brewers clip Twins
Beaver Dam Daily Citizen
15 minutes ago • By AP Milwaukee Brewers pitcher John Axford, left, and catcher Martin Maldonado celebrate Axford's save as the they defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-3 in a baseball game on Friday, June 15, 2012, in Minneapolis.
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