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Hidden East Side graffiti captures Milwaukee immigrant history

Published March 21, 2019

The message arrived yesterday, in the wake of the revival on Facebook this week of a post I wrote about hidden Milwaukee graffiti. There's more to be found in a walkway between a retail building and a home on Van Buren Street, near Brady Street, it said.


An American Dream come true: Two CUW alumni are spicing up the MKE dining scene

Published May 23, 2018

When Shitanshu Saini and Manisha Dhillon left their home in northern India to pursue an MBA degree in strategic marketing from Concordia University Wisconsin, friends told them they were crazy and urged them to change their major. Now they're key contributors to two hot Milwaukee restaurants.


What is Cinco de Mayo like for local Mexican businesses?

Published May 5, 2017

What's the economic impact of Cinco de Mayo in the Hispanic community? How do local establishments view a day that isn't really celebrated in Mexico but is an unofficial American holiday? What is May 5 like for Mexican-owned businesses?

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Looking ahead in West Texas

Almost two years ago my husband and I found out that his immigrant visa interview had been scheduled at the U.S. Consulate in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, just across the border with El Paso, Texas. We had been waiting for the interview for more than a year, so we were excited, but also terrified. My...

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