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12 hrs ago | Examiner.com
This competition is set as part of the Milwaukee downtown lakefront infrastructure revitalization plan, with a coast exceeding the $ 34 million mark. The project could include rebuilding the two-acre site adjacent to the new Couture tower and Discovery World building along the shores of lake Michigan closer to summer-fest grounds.
14 hrs ago | WDJT
The local group Common Ground introduced a detailed plan to upgrade eleven different recreational facilities in Milwaukee County. The question remains where a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks will be built, and who will pay for it.
20 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee
When Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker rode into Madison on the 2010 GOP election wave, he used a giant, scary number to justify the hole he ripped in the fabric of our state: $3,600,000,000. That's three billion six hundred million dollars, the size of the "structural deficit" facing the state when he took office in January of 2011.
21 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
Chronic Crisis: Milwaukee County's mental health system focuses less on continual care and more on emergency treatment than any in the nation. Despite scandals, studies and promises of reform, the system is like many of its patients: It never gets better.
Yesterday | WNFL-AM Green Bay
Milwaukee County authorities are investigating the death of a four-month-old boy who might have been crushed by his mother while they were sleeping together.
Yesterday | WUWM
Republican lawmakers approved the requirement in 2011. It was in place for one low turnout election in early 2012, then a court blocked it.
Yesterday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm was dismissive last week of the work that ex-cop Michael W. Lutz once performed in the prosecutor's office. Chisholm likened Lutz's job to that of an unpaid intern.
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Milwaukee is setting up a competition to choose a designer for an almost two-acre Lakefront Gateway Plaza next to Discovery World. The creation of the public space is part of the more than $34 million rebuild of the downtown lakefront's infrastructure .
Traffic on I-94 eastbound through the Zoo Interchange was temporarily shut down Monday afternoon due to reports of a "suspicious package", according to the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office. Milwaukee Police say they received a call shortly after 1:00 p.m. that a suspicious item was located on the sidewalk on the 92nd Street bridge, which runs over I-94.
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Milwaukee-based pharmacy chain Hayat Pharmacy will open its sixth location Tuesday at its first site in southern Milwaukee County: 4931 S. 27th St. in Greenfield. The new pharmacy will be located within the clinic of independent physicians Dr. Hector Lopez and Dr. Mauricio Tovar , said Hashim Zaibak , majority owner of Hayat Pharmacy.
Wauwatosa East High School Senior Will Gorecki starts the school year with great news that the Boy Scouts of America has approved his application and he is now an Eagle Scout! For his leadership service project requirement, Will planned and directed the construction of a new honey bee house exhibit at the Milwaukee County Zoo, children's area.
MADACC will be hosting their "Homeward Bound" dog adoption events each Saturday, June through September, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Each year MADACC takes in thousands of stray and abandoned dogs, and in 2013, 45% of those dogs were pit bull terriers or pit bull mixes. In honor of those 45%, MADACC will offer a discounted adoption fee of $45 for pit bull terriers and mixes adopted June through October.
Golf at the following Milwaukee County courses - Dretzka, Oakwood, Whitnall, Currie, Grant, Greenfield and Lincoln - and play at the following special rates: Mon.-Fri. after 1pm, weekends & holidays after 2pm, 18-holes with a cart for $100...... play 9 holes with a cart for $60 .
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:56 pm
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