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Chef-farmer relationship at heart of upcoming Centgraf Farms Wine Dinner

Published July 30, 2019

The upcoming Centgraf Farms Wine Dinner at Third Coast Provisions aims to highlight not only the best locally grown produce of the moment, but also an entire season's worth of locally sourced fruits and vegetables. It also shines a light on the increasingly complex and intimate relationships between chefs, farmers and the food they produce.

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MPS' Parkside students organize market, paint CSA truck mural

Published May 15, 2019

As agricultural program coordinator at MPS' Parkside School of the Arts in Bay View, Erin Dentice has worked hard to green the school's grounds and much more. Anyone who knows her, won't be surprised to hear she's got a full slate of activities with kids from a number of MPS schools this spring.

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8 local vendors to check out at Westown Farmers' Market

Published July 11, 2018

With the weather, farmers' market season has arrived at last. We started off at the opening of Westown Farmers' Market in Zeidler Union Square and gathered our top eight vendors to check out there this summer.

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Wauwatosa Village guide

Published Dec. 13, 2017

Wauwatosa Village is its own complete little world, offering everything one could need. And if you're lucky enough to live nearby on one of its leafy green streets, it's all within walking distance. Here's your one-stop guide to dining, drinking and shopping in Tosa Village.

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Reimagined Hartung Park headed down final stretch

Published June 3, 2016

Residents and dignitaries will gather for a special ceremony Saturday, June 4 at Hartung Park, marking the beginning of the fourth and final phase of work at the now reinvigorated site of what was once a landfill on Milwaukee's northwest side border with Wauwatosa.

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Milwaukee Talks: Westown Association director Stacie Callies

Published May 15, 2015

Stacie Callies is the executive director of the Westown Association. She's been with the Downtown organization for nearly 14 years but 2015 may signal the most change the area has even seen. Amidst arena discussions and more, Jeff Sherman caught up with Callies for this latest edition of "Milwaukee Talks."

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Catch the East Town market before season ends

Published Sept. 26, 2014

If you are looking for something fun to do on your Saturday morning, you should check out the East Town Market while you still can this fall. I sat down with Emily Linn, assistant director of East Town Association, to talk about what goes on from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Cathedral Square.

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Plan a weekend escape to Viroqua

Published Aug. 30, 2014

Because Viroqua is only three hours west of Milwaukee, Viroqua - the county seat of Vernon County - is a possible destination for an affordable weekend getaway. OnMilwaukee.com's Molly Snyder recently went for a visit and developed this list of local places and spaces to check out.