Carl swanson


Michaelis-Kaleka's powerful memoir tops list of new Milwaukee books

Published May 8, 2018

Since the shooting at the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek, former white supremacist Arno Michaelis and temple member Pardeep Singh Kaleka have worked in the community to help move past hate. They tell their stories in the new book "The Gift of Our Wounds: A Sikh and a Former White Supremacist Find Forgiveness After Hate."


Swanson's book takes us back to "Lost Milwaukee"

Published April 24, 2018

You may have read Carl Swanson's historical vignettes of old Milwaukee here at OnMilwaukee or on his blog, Milwaukee Notebook. Many of his excellent articles are now collected in "Lost Milwaukee," a book published in paperback by The History Press.


Rod's a trainspotter!

Published Oct. 25, 2007

Rod Stewart loves models, that's no secret, but it's his love for model railroading that led to his appearance on the cover of the Milwaukee-area-based Model Railroader magazine.