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MPL hosts open house to discuss a Capitol Library branch replacement

Published Nov. 20, 2018

At a Nov. 26 open house, Milwaukee Public Library will offer an overview of the process and potential timeline for replacement of the Capitol Library. There will also be an update on the overall campaign with a slideshow of images of previous projects.

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The Ghost Train hits the tracks in Shorewood

Published Nov. 1, 2016

The Ghost Train, a new public art project - or, to use the creator's language, an "artistic sensory experience" - made its debut last night at the Oak Leaf Trail Bridge and Capitol Drive in the Village of Shorewood.

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Is this your Walmart?

Published July 20, 2013

"My" Walmart, or the one that's closest to me, is on East Capitol Drive in Milwaukee. Walter Loeb's recent Forbes piece, "Why are Walmart Stores Such a Mess?" made me think that he very well could have been writing about this location.

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Shops sprout up in Shorewood

Published July 10, 2008

Streetscaping and curbside gardens aren't the only new things in Shorewood this summer. Area residents are taking up new occupations and opportunities with the addition of several locally-owned businesses on East Capitol Drive.

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Washington works his musical magic on Jordan project

Published June 28, 2006

Lyricist and local businessman Rodney Washington is using his experience to support the Milwaukee music scene. His latest project, producing an 11-track CD by Mr. Joe Jordan and Friends called "Let's Go To That Place," was released at the end of last December.

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Notte fuses fashion and nightlife

Published Nov. 23, 2005

"Notte" means night in Italian and when you walk into this new store in Shorewood with its black and white interior and pulsating club music, you are inspired to head out for a stylish night on the town.