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A holiday hotel getaway in the heart of Downtown

Published Nov. 19, 2017

I'm not much of a believer in staycations or in celebrating Christmas before Thanksgiving. So, of course, I found myself taking a Christmas in November vacation a block from my office. It was a night that made me a believer.

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T.M.E.R.&L. left behind more than hidden tracks

Published Aug. 13, 2013

Every now and then, as a roadway decays, we're reminded that there are miles and miles of remnants of The Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Company - in the form of tracks - just below the surface in the city. But the company also left behind some more visible reminders of its existence, too.