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Milwaukee Streetcar Is Hiring!

Transdev North America, the company running Milwaukee's streetcar, will be holding a job fair and open house on Wednesday, May 2. Transdev is looking to fill 20 job openings ranging from supervisor roles to maintenance technician roles, streetcar operators and an HR generalist role. The job fair...
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$20 Dollars to See The Weeknd?!

You heard right. In celebration of the summer concert season at Maier Festival Park, Summerfest officials have announced a $20 “All-In” concert ticket promotion. A limited number of tickets will be available beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 30 through Monday, May 7 at 10 p.m., while supplies...
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Wisconsinites Try On EnChroma Glasses For The First Time

Three Wisconsonites traveled to Twenty-Twenty Vision Center to be the first people in the state to try out enchroma glasses. These special glasses help people who struggle with color blindness see a range of colors for the first time. Elliot Ruiz traveled all the way to Sturtevant from Madison...
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Outdoor Music Series Lineup is OUT!

Now that the worst winter storm of 2018 has come and gone, let's talk outdoor music! COA's Skyline Music Series announced the lineup of artists performing at Kadish Park this summer, taking place every Tuesday night from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m. at the Selig-Joseph-Folz Amphitheater. There will be free...
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MKE Civil Rights Activist Dies

Civil Rights leader Vel Phillips who fought for fair housing in Milwaukee passed away on Tuesday at the age of 94. As the first woman and African-American elected to the Milwaukee Common Council, Phillips pushed for an open housing ordinance that was soon adopted in the late 1960s. She also stood...
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Could This Be The End Of Bon-Ton?

Back in February Bon-Ton Stores Inc. filed for bankruptcy and although the company was hoping for a turnaround, things don't seem to be working out in its favor. Bon-Ton has dual headquarters in Milwaukee and Pennsylvania, and it's also the parent company of Boston Store so we'd hate to see it go...
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Waukesha Sailor Sailing Stateside Soon!

WHITE BEACH, Okinawa (April 14, 2018) Aviation Boatswain’s Mate Airman Nicholas Sanfilippo , center left, from Waukesha and Aviation Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Oterrius Pouncy, center right, from Chicago, both assigned to flight deck crash and salvage team, pause for a photo with residents of...
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Summerfest's BMO Harris Pavilion Headliners

Don't let this late April snow storm fool you, summer is coming everyone! You know what that means - Summerfest! Over the past couple of months, they've been slowly releasing big names to get everyone psyched up (and hopeful that this winter will one day be over), and we've finally got the finished...
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Pay it 414ward on Milwaukee Day

Who doesn't love a city that celebrates itself each year? Use #MKEday when you're out and about for Milwaukee Day tomorrow! There will be so many events going on throughout the city: Milwaukee Record presents the Official Milwaukee Day party with performances by Tigernite, Midwest Death Rattle, and...
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Milwaukee Beer Week

Milwaukeeans rejoice! Milwaukee Beer Week is finally here. April 14-21 are the official dates, with events and celebrations held all over the city, featuring local and national tastings, tappings, pairings, collaborations, and (better) excuses to drink some good beer with great people around your...
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