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    Opening This Week – November 25

    November 23, 2016 Leave a Comment

    Opening This Week – November 25  Moana (2016) 103 min   –   Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy |Musical Metascore: 80/100 (35 reviews) A young woman uses her navigational talents to set sail for a fabled island. Joining her on the adventure is her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui. Directors: Ron Clements |… [Read More]

    Opening This Week – November 11

    November 11, 2016 Leave a Comment

    Opening This Week – November 11 Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (2016) 110 min   –   Drama | War Metascore: 53/100 (21 reviews) 19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad – contrasting the realities of war with… [Read More]

    Samsung recalls 2.8 million top-loading washing machines

    November 4, 2016 Leave a Comment

    More bad news for the Korean electronics giant. No company likes to issue a product recall, but Samsung is having to deal with its fair share as of late. After going some way to reduce the damage following the disastrous launch of the Galaxy Note 7, the company has today made the headlines again after… [Read More]

    Career Events and Job Fairs November 2016

    November 4, 2016 Leave a Comment

    NOVEMBER 7 Manpower Job Fair Monday, November 7 10:00am-11:30am CST Milwaukee, WI NOVEMBER 7 Goodwill Talentbridge/MPS… Monday, November 7 10:00am-3:00pm CST Greendale, WI NOVEMBER 8 Argus In-House Job Fair Tuesday, November 8 9:00am-4:00pm CST Wauwatosa, WI NOVEMBER 8 Manpower Job Fair Tuesday, November 8 10:00am-12:00pm CST Milwaukee, WI NOVEMBER 8 Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Job… [Read More]

    Believe it or not, there’s stuff to do in Milwaukee this weekend that isn’t Halloween-related.

    October 28, 2016 Leave a Comment

    Believe it or not, there’s stuff to do in Milwaukee this weekend that isn’t Halloween-related. Get ready to hoist a stein of auf wiedersehen (for now) to many of Milwaukee County Parks’ beer gardens, at least two of which close for the season Sunday: The Landing at Hoyt Park, 1800 N. Swan Blvd., Wauwatosa, and Whitnall Park… [Read More]

    Trick-or-Treat Times 2016

    October 28, 2016 Leave a Comment

    Trick-or-Treat Times 2016 Bayside: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Brown Deer: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Cudahy: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 29 Fox Point: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Franklin: 4-7 p.m. Oct. 30 Glendale: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Greenfield: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Hales Corners: 4-7 p.m. Oct. 30 Milwaukee: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Oak Creek: 5-7 p.m…. [Read More]

    Black Thought – Do your shopping habits impede Black business development?

    November 11, 2013 Leave a Comment

    How are you aiding the development of black-owned and operated businesses in your community? Does the car you’re driving come from a black car dealership? Will the gas you put in your car tank come from a black service station owner? How often have you purchased food from a black-owned supermarket? Did the clothes and… [Read More]

    Ominous clouds of deceit, injustice hang over the $82-million West Lawn Housing Project

    October 11, 2013 Leave a Comment

    Last week, this community witnessed a press conference called by Milwaukee Inner City Congregations Allied for Hope (MICAH) to shame the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM) for its failure to implement rules promulgated by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) which mandate contractual and hiring opportunities for black and other… [Read More]

    Rebuilding our Community-So It’s Like That

    June 8, 2013 by Leave a Comment

    Call it wishful thinking or call it just like it is… people who live in some of most troubled urban neighborhoods want what every good law abiding person desires… a better quality of life. They want to live in a great neighborhood, one that is safe, peaceful, with good schools, high employment, great shopping and… [Read More]

    How to be a great Mom: twelve awesome tips

    May 13, 2013 Leave a Comment

    By Vered of MomGrind.com I’m a mom. I am also a woman, a wife, a daughter, and a friend. Recently I started blogging. As it turns out, I am a writer too. I am wearing many hats and doing so is not always easy. Obviously, a great mom loves her kids, takes care of their… [Read More]