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6 Milwaukeeans who are especially missed

Published July 31, 2015

There are so many people who, during their lifetimes, contributed to make Milwaukee the fantastic city it is today. Here are six of those individuals.

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"American Idol" gets one final season

Published May 11, 2015

In television, "American Idol" has enjoyed viewing successes not normal for most scripted and non-scripted shows. Earlier today Fox announced the next season of the music competition show - its 15th --would be its last.

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7 old-school OnMilwaukee videos

Published Sept. 9, 2013

All month long, we're looking back at the 15 years since we launched OnMilwaukee.com in 1998. A lot has happened, and some of it has even been captured in video.

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Celebrating life through honoring the dead

Published Oct. 17, 2012

The 20th annual Día de los Muertos show opens this Friday, in conjunction with Gallery Night, at the Walker's Point Center for the Arts, 839 S. 5th St., from 5 to 9 p.m. The exhibit features more than a dozen altars, including one for deceased Milwaukeeans.

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Skin cancer survivors speak out

Published July 19, 2012

Although skin cancer often claims lives, for some, it is a treatable illness. Two local men were diagnosed with skin cancer, but went on to live happy, fulfilling lives. In both cases, the cancer was caught early, which - as we have all heard - seems to be a key factor in surviving the disease.

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Golfer Andy North has seen the progress in melanoma awareness

Published July 18, 2012

Two-time U.S. Open champion Andy North has lived with melanoma his entire life, from his father's struggles with the disease to his own battle. Now, at the age of 62, he's a skin cancer survivor and an advocate for awareness.

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Tim Cuprisin left behind humor, intelligence, laughter

Published July 17, 2012

To say that Tim Cuprisin touched people's lives would be an understatement. Tim - who was a media columnist for OnMilwaukee.com until he passed away on Nov. 23, 2011 - left a deep, non-refillable imprint on everyone in his life.

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Help us honor the memory of Tim Cuprisin

Published July 16, 2012

On Nov. 23, melanoma claimed the life of our colleague, friend and mentor, Tim Cuprisin. But like Tim would've wanted, we picked up the pieces and started to move forward. We also began to consider a fitting tribute to a man who touched us all. Now, we've built a special tribute to Tim's memory, centered around an educational week of content in hopes that someday we can beat the disease that took his life. Here's how you can help.

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Just do it

Published Feb. 22, 2012

This isn't one of your typical rants about the Bucks are in peril or how the Brewers will miss Prince Fielder. Rather than opine in this space as I normally do about who will play quarterback next year for the Badgers or left tackle next year for the Packers, I want to use this space for something entirely different, if you guys will indulge me. Cancer.

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MPTV will air 2009 Cuprisin interview

Published Dec. 9, 2011

Milwaukee Public Television will remember our friend and co-worker, late OnMilwaukee.com media columnist Tim Cuprisin, by re-airing an interview he did for the station two years ago.

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One more for Tim

Published Dec. 4, 2011

If I were to get clever with words, I might say that my friendship with Tim Cuprisin would have made a good sitcom.

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Dear Tim

Published Nov. 28, 2011

A letter from an OnMilwaukee.comrade.

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2011 picks: Andy Tarnoff

Published Nov. 24, 2011

What a year it was. Most of it was spent in a fair amount of pain, culminating with back surgery in August, which led to an awful lot of time on the couch. But not all was bad, and even a herniated disc couldn't keep me from enjoying a lot about Milwaukee in 2011. Here's to an even better 2012!

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A few thoughts on the passing of Tim

Published Nov. 23, 2011

An obituary is about the person who died and not about the feelings of those left behind. That's why when a few of us recently and quietly started drafting the obituary for our dying colleague and friend Tim Cuprisin, who passed away this morning, we left out most of the personal stuff. That's what blogs are for.