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6 ways the Bucks turned Milwaukee green ahead of the NBA Playoffs

Published April 12, 2019

Ahead of their first round of the 2019 NBA Playoffs, which kicks off on Milwaukee Day against the Detroit Pistons, the Bucks turned the entire city green to celebrate the team's impressive regular season and their promising playoff run to come.


Donut Boats, Retro Boats almost ready to float

Published March 27, 2019

On May 1, Boat MKE opens for business on the Milwaukee River, 735 N. Water St., and this year, the local company is offering another way to float: donut boats and retro boats.


Gurda's landmark "The Making of Milwaukee" gets another update

Published Dec. 13, 2018

As we reach the holiday season, it seems like the perfect time to catch up with John Gurda. He is the Milwaukeean that is to us history-lovers something of a beard-less and more svelte Santa Claus of our own, bringing both longed-for and unexpected treasures, in the form of books, articles, talks and television appearances.

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Water Pathogen Generalization Prompt Public Rebuke by Preservation President

Removing the Estabrook Park Dam is a terrible idea. In his letter printed January 1st, Stopping rivers is bad for the environment,Tim Vargo stated that dams interfere with the natural movement of  sediment. I believe that Mr. Vargo has oversimplified the situation and used generalizations...

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