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Milwaukee and state officials launch EvictionFreeMKE

By Ana Martinez-Ortiz The goal of EvictionFreeMKE is to level the playing field and change the landscape for tenants, said Colleen Foley, executive director of the Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee. (Photo by Ana Martinez-Ortiz) As a child, Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley has been evicted from his home on …

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Milwaukee Public Market hosts its own Harvest Festival

Every week on Radio Milwaukee, Milwaukee Magazine food critic Ann Christenson and 88Nine resident foodie Tarik Moody discuss Milwaukee food culture and dining on This Bites. In this week’s edition of This Bites, we talk about a new German restaurant on Brady Street and the rave review from Ann sur …

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Glendale chase ended in Milwaukee River, 6 arrests

Glendale chase ends in Milwaukee River, 6 people arrested A boy has had a fishing trip he will never forget after seeing a man attempt to escape the police by jumping into the Milwaukee River. GLENDALE, Wisconsin. – A boy has had a fishing trip he will never forget after …

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Atlanta beats Milwaukee to reach NLCS

ATLANTA – And in the fourth game, the offenses finally broke out. Until Tuesday, the National League divisional series between Atlanta and Milwaukee had been nothing but throwing masterpieces, with three games that saw a total of nine points. Game 4, the first in the series with a season’s fate …

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Homicides skyrocket in metro Milwaukee-Waukesha

2021-10-10 Homicides are increasing at a record rate in the United States. According to a recent FBI report, a total of 21,570 murders were committed in 2020, the highest number of any year in the past two and a half decades and an increase of almost 30% from 2019 – …

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Jordan Nwora shows versatility in preseason opener

The Milwaukee Bucks returned to action on Tuesday night with a preseason game against the Memphis Grizzlies, and it was certainly an interesting contest. With most of the players sidelined due to various injury issues, coach Mike Budenholzer presented a starting lineup consisting of George Hill, Grayson Allen, Jordan Nwora, …

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Bureaucracy delays opening of new Milwaukee test site

Plans for a new COVID-19 testing site near downtown Milwaukee are still pending. Continuing coverage: Coronavirus in Wisconsin The facility to replace the testing site at American Family Field continues to face legal hurdles. Kent Wainscott of WISN 12 first reported on the proposed location for this new test site. …

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Semi Ojeleye could be the X-Factor this season

The biggest scenario around the Milwaukee Bucks this offseason has been to let PJ Tucker go to the Miami Heat in free agency. No matter what the Bucks did after that, people just wanted to talk about them leaving a player who started 19 of 23 playoff games and was …

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3 bold predictions for Donte DiVincenzo in 2021-2022

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – FEBRUARY 10 (Photo by Christian Petersen / Getty Images) Donte DiVincenzo has seen it all over the past year with the Milwaukee Bucks. After initially being shipped to the Sacramento Kings as part of a trade for Bogdan Bogdanovic during the 2020 offseason, DiVincenzo’s three-year tenure with …

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Message from the community: Milwaukee Retailers: Keep you and our community safe by securely checking IDs and preventing the sale of tobacco to minors

Editor’s Note: Community Posts are the perfect place for community announcements and event posts. If you have a community event that might be of interest to our readers, please submit here. Like everyone else, retailers have adapted to life during a pandemic to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. But, …

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Jon Horst on how the team is better than last year

If you ask any team from any sport that has won a championship, they will tell you how hard it is to repeat as a champion. In the NBA, we recently saw the Golden State Warriors win back-to-back championships, but they were an incredibly stacked team. The 2021-2022 Milwaukee Bucks …

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5 things you probably should do in Milwaukee this weekend

1. Doors Open Milwaukee Doors Open Milwaukee is primarily in person with tours of local architectural gems on September 25-26 – including around 70 sites that will be open for free during the event. All visitors are required to wear masks at all indoor locations, some of which also require …

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Milwaukee COVID Vaccine Incentive for Residents

Milwaukee County COVID-19 Briefing Milwaukee County officials, including Milwaukee Health Commissioner Kirsten Johnson, discussed the latest information relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. MILWAUKEE – Mayor Tom Barrett and Health Commissioner Kirsten Johnson on Tuesday, September 21, announced a new COVID-19 vaccine incentive program for residents of the city of Milwaukee. …

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Magic number remains at three for Milwaukee

The booming St. Louis Cardinals have no intention of making things easier for the Milwaukee Brewers. The Cardinals claimed their ninth straight victory Monday night – their longest winning streak in 17 years – at American Family Field, 5-2, delaying the Brewers’ magic number for claiming the NL Central crown …

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Peralta set to start as Milwaukee hosts St. Louis

St. Louis Cardinals (79-69, second in NL Central) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (91-58, first in NL Central) Milwaukee; Monday, 7:40 p.m. EDT PITCH LIKELY: Cardinals: Jake Woodford (2-3, 4.30 ERA, 1.38 WHIP, 40 strikeouts) Brewers: Freddy Peralta (9-4, 2.57 ERA, 0.94 WHIP, 181 strikeouts ) FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Brewers -214, …

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Huskers finish day one in Milwaukee

History links Milwaukee, Wisconsin. – The Nebraska women’s tennis team has completed day one of the Milwaukee Tennis Classic. second year students Isabel Adrover Gallego and Kristina novak participated in two rounds of singles play today with a Husker doubles team. In her first game of the day, Novak defeated …

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Maker Faire Milwaukee is coming back next weekend

The darkroom at a previous Milwaukee Maker Faire. Maker Faire Milwaukee will be back next weekend. The annual event, which brings together engineers, artists, scientists, artisans and “manufacturers” of all kinds from across the region, will be held September 24-26 at a new location this year, the Milwaukee School of …

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Milwaukee Bucks are the norm

Orlando Magic general manager John Hammond probably has some weird feelings about the Milwaukee Bucks and the title they just won. In many ways, he was the architect of that title team. It was he who took the risk and signed a skinny 18-year-old from the Greek second division league. …

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Gausman set to start for San Francisco against Milwaukee

Milwaukee Brewers (81-52, first in NL Central) vs. San Francisco Giants (84-48, first in NL West) San-Francisco; Wednesday, 9:45 p.m. EDT PITCH LIKELY: Brewers: Brett Anderson (4-8, 4.27 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, 54 strikeouts) Giants: Kevin Gausman (12-5, 2.49 ERA, 0.99 WHIP, 176 strikeouts ) FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Giants -152, …

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Barnes set to start as Minnesota hosts Milwaukee | national

Milwaukee Brewers (78-51, first in NL Central) vs. Minnesota Twins (56-72, fifth in AL Central) Minneapolis; Saturday, 7:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING LIKELY: Brewers: Adrian Houser (7-5, 3.44 ERA, 1.33 WHIP, 82 strikeouts) Twins: Charlie Barnes (0-3, 6.56 ERA, 1.63 WHIP, 11 strikeouts stick) BOTTOM LINE: Avisail Garcia and the Brewers …

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Milwaukee Jeep Peace Ride Aims To Combat “Crime Peak”

Milwaukee Jeep Peace Ride “serves as a symbol” against violence The first Jeep Peace Ride went from Mitchell Park Domes to Lincoln Park in Milwaukee. MILWAUKEE – Early Sunday morning, a group of Jeep owners drove through parts of Milwaukee, showing off their vehicles and sharing a message of peace. …

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Harley Ride Benefits Milwaukee Junior Fire Institute

Motorbike fundraiser for the MFD Junior Fire Institute House of Harley-Davidson has partnered with the Milwaukee Fire Department for a Good Cause Motorcycle Ride to help firefighters in our community. MILWAUKEE – House of Harley-Davidson partnered with the Milwaukee Fire Department for a Good Cause Motorcycle Ride on Saturday August …

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Severe weather threat this week

There will be near daily severe weather rounds possible this week. WISN Interactive Radar The biggest threat of severe weather is scheduled for Tuesday evening. For this reason, WeatherWatch 12 chief meteorologist Mark Baden declared Alert Day on Tuesday. The Storm Prediction Center has placed much of Wisconsin in the …

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Milwaukee neighbors suspect same man

Neighbors on Milwaukee’s east side suspect same man in spate of crimes Neighbors on the east side of Milwaukee suspect the same man in a recent spate of crimes, including a bicycle theft and housebreaking. MILWAUKEE – From a bike theft to a break-in, neighbors on the east side of …

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Riverwest Two Bedroom Condo »Urban Milwaukee

MKE List Located near Kern Park and the Milwaukee River, this condo costs less than $ 100,000. Jul 21, 2021 1:02 PM 1339 E. Randolph Ct., A photo courtesy of Riverwest Realty. A great find! This well maintained condo is nestled between a park and the riverside! If you are …

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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel receives Fourth Estate Online Award

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and one of its investigative reporters belatedly received their 2020 American Legion Fourth Estate Awards for Online Journalism at the Wisconsin Departmental Convention in Madison, Wisconsin on Saturday, July 17. The newspaper was supposed to receive the honor at the 2020 National Convention but the presentation …

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Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Cares renovates local community center

TMilwaukee Bucks are giving it back by supporting organizations that drive change in the city. According to Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the team partnered with NBA Cares to renovate a local community center. The establishment is managed by Running rebels; a nonprofit organization that uses community engagement as a way to …

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Milwaukee Brewers to visit Cincinnati Reds

Milwaukee Brewers (53-39, first in NL Central) vs. Cincinnati Reds (48-42, second in NL Central) Cincinnati; Friday, 7:10 p.m. EDT PITCH LIKELY: Brewers: TBD Reds: Tyler Mahle (7-3, 3.59 ERA, 1.19 WHIP, 118 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Reds +100, Brewers -120; plus / minus is even BOTTOM LINE: Cincinnati …

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OWI crash in Caledonia, Milwaukee man charged

item CALEDONIA, Wisconsin. – A 26-year-old Milwaukee man is charged with a total of 14 counts in connection with a June 6 accident. Prosecutors said Eusevio Garcia Jr. was intoxicated while driving when he caused a crash involving multiple high-speed cars – injuring four others – in Caledonia. A Caledonia …

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Lauer set to start for Milwaukee against Cincinnati

Cincinnati Reds (45-42, second in NL Central) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (53-36, first in NL Central) Milwaukee; Friday, 8:10 p.m. EDT PITCH LIKELY: Reds: Wade Miley (6-4, 3.06 ERA, 1.16 WHIP, 72 strikeouts) Brewers: Eric Lauer (3-3, 4.11 ERA, 1.31 WHIP, 51 strikeouts ) FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Brewers -108, Reds …

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Milwaukee Police Chief Morales returns July 12

item MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales will be “back to work” on Monday, July 12, his lawyer told FOX6 News on Wednesday. In May, a Milwaukee County Circuit Court judge ordered the city to reinstate Morales as chief of police, but suspended the order for 45 days to …

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4 keys to slowing the Milwaukee Bucks offense

The Phoenix Suns only have Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee dollars between them and their very first NBA championship. The betting odds show Phoenix as the small favorite, by CBS Sports. I think betting companies underestimate how talented Milwaukee’s supporting cast is, even without Giannis. To recap, Giannis was out …

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Message from the community: United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County announces the recipients of the 2021 Philanthropic 5 Award

Editor’s Note: Community Posts are the perfect place for community announcements and event posts. If you have a community driven event that might be of interest to our readers, please submit here. United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County will celebrate and honor five community leaders and one outstanding …

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Food is free The Pantry, Milwaukee, gets a lifeline

It’s a little over a year old, but Milwaukee’s Food is Free pantry has become a staple in the Sherman Park neighborhood, experiencing tremendous growth during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the start of 2021 seemed to mark the end of the pantry when lead organizer Emma Toth faced a potential …

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Milwaukee Community Bike Event promoting a healthy lifestyle

Milwaukee Community Bike Ride Promotes Healthy Lifestyle Rain or shine, the Westlawn community would come together for their annual Family Bike Ride event on Saturday June 26th. MILWAUKEE – Some cyclists decided to resist the weather on Saturday June 26. Rain or shine, the Westlawn Gardens community would come together …

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City of Milwaukee COVID-19 Weekly Update June 25

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 26, 2021 Contact: Emily Tau, emitau @ milwaukee.gov(414) 286-3780, Cell: (414) 308-5556 City of Milwaukee COVID-19 Weekly Update MILWAUKEE – This week’s charge rate is at the lowest value on record since the start of the pandemic. At 9.8 per 100,000 people, this is the first …

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Arizona Diamondbacks 0, Milwaukee Brewers 5: One

Good evening Pitters. No, your timeline is correct. It is actually Tuesday and not Wednesday. The staff did some maneuvering so that Dano_in_Mississippi could prioritize trips safely. I jumped at the chance to exchange because I will be at the game with the Brute Squad tomorrow. However, I did not …

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Milwaukee Pearl Harbor Marine buried 80 years later

MILWAUKEE – It was an emotional day for a family in Milwaukee, which was eventually closed almost 80 years later. Their loved one – a lost soldier who died in Pearl Harbor – has been identified and ultimately buried. “The family withheld a funeral in hopes that one day he …

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Milwaukee Brewers activate Kolten Wong from injured list

May 24, 2021; Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States; Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Kolten Wong (16) during the game against the San Diego Padres at American Family Field. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports The Milwaukee Brewers collapse put second baseman Kolten Wong on the injury list on Friday after missing 13 …

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Suspect spat on Milwaukee parking officer after getting ticket

Milwaukee parking enforcement officer spat on it, threatened Milwaukee parking enforcement officers are called daily with complaints about cars illegally parked on the street. Early Thursday morning, such a call took a frightening turn. MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee parking enforcement officers are called daily with complaints about cars illegally parked on …

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Milwaukee and Morales agree to mediation

Morales and Milwaukee agree to mediation Ousted Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales and the City of Milwaukee have agreed to mediation after nearly a year of litigation. MILWAUKEE – Ousted Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales and the City of Milwaukee have agreed to mediation after nearly a year of litigation. …

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Kevin Garnett joins Milwaukee High School Sports Awards

NBA Champion, MVP and Naismith Memorial Class of 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee Kevin Garnett will announce the basketball winners at the Milwaukee High School Sports Awards. Garnett joins a roster of recently released high profile athletes and celebrities who will be part of the show. The Milwaukee High …

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Milwaukee drug trafficking: accused man gets probation

item MILWAUKEE – Govanny Molina, 35, of Milwaukee, was sentenced to three years probation for his role in a drug smuggling operation in the south of the city. Molina was charged with possession with intent to deliver THC and criminal maintenance of a drug trafficking location in 2019. Neighbors told …

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Walmart condom theft, Milwaukee woman charged

item MONT PLEASANT, Wisconsin. – A Milwaukee woman stole condoms, Slim Jim’s and more from Walmart in Mount Pleasant, a crime she admitted, prosecutors said. Danielle Cefalu of Milwaukee faces one count of retail theft and one count of obstruction of an agent. On Saturday, May 29, investigators responded to …

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Series Preview: Detroit Tigers @ Milwaukee Brewers

The old saying goes, you shouldn’t look at the leaderboard until Memorial Day – so here we are. The Brewers are now just 2 games away from first place in the badly flawed NL Central after sweeping the Nationals in Washington and splitting a four-game streak with the Padres last …

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OLD KENOSHA: The Milwaukee Journal Tour Club led the way 100 years ago |

The reporter “Brownie” was the pioneer The Milwaukee Journal Tour Club publication “The Call of the Open Road” contained the most comprehensive Wisconsin tourist information available from the years 1922 to 1933. But it wouldn’t have been possible without the driving force, literally, of William Wallace Rowland, aka “Brownie”. Readers …

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