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The North Side of Milwaukee is a large area incorporating many residential and commercial neighborhoods, including Harambee Franklin Heights, Sherman Park and others.

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Bader announces renovation of 1910 building, names two tenants

Sept. 25, 2019 11:57 a.m.

A couple years ago, Bader Philanthropies, Inc., renovated a beautiful old King Drive building into its new headquarters and now the foundation has announced that it will renovate a former bank across the street into a home for a new restaurant/cafe and holistic wellness center.

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Urban spelunking: James E. Groppi High School / 27th Street School

Aug. 27, 2019 9:02 a.m.

Some Milwaukee Public Schools are like palimpsests in cream city brick, as architect after architect, school board after school board tinkered them, leaving tantalizing bits of the past peeking out from behind an endless parade of new contributions. A building that describes this process well is currently home to James E. Groppi High School, 1312 N. 27th St.

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Sherman Park voices: Three years later: "It's still a warm and welcoming place"

Aug. 19, 2019 4:01 p.m.

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service spoke with three long-time homeowners and one who had recently purchased a house in the neighborhood about why they chose to invest and live in Sherman Park, how they remember the events of three years ago and how their neighborhood feels to them now. 

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Urban spelunking: Westside Academy / 31st Street School

June 18, 2019 9:02 a.m.

A little more than halfway through our tour of Westside Academy's home in the former 31st Street School, Principal Renee Drane had to excuse herself to attend another meeting. When her School Support Teacher Antoinette Means took over, she said, "you showed him the old books, right?"