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Bars and Clubs - Linneman's Riverwest Inn
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Living - Jan. 27, 2015
Kern Park's role in Milwaukee's tuberculosis epidemic
Tuberculosis isn't particularly feared today, but in the 19th century, it was one of the leading causes of death. The infection rate was close to 100 percent in major cities. If your infection developed into active tuberculosis - also called "consumption" - you faced a 20 percent chance of surviving. It was a terrifying, highly contagious and nearly untreatable disease, and it reached epidemic proportions in Milwaukee.
Music - Jan. 26, 2015
Inaugural Arte Para Todos music event announces a flurry of local talent
The brand new event is a weekend-long local music extravaganza running from Friday, Feb. 27 through Sunday, March 1, with 70 bands and 15 artists spread across three neighborhoods -- Bay View, Riverwest and the East Side -- and 15 venues. If that sounds cool, its motives (besides providing a ton of music) are even more so.
Milwaukee Buzz - Jan. 17, 2015
Riverworks' successes brighten future of northeast side
At its inception in 1991, Riverworks focused on industrial development across a 10-block area of the Harambee neighborhood that had recently lost a large car factory. Soon it expanded its reach to include all of Harambee and Riverwest. Today, according to a Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service report, Riverworks is looking to broaden its reach again with plans to link with businesses along its borders in Shorewood and Glendale.
Milwaukee Buzz - Jan. 17, 2015
New motorcycle festival revs up in spring
Rockerbox moved to Road America in Elkhart Lake after being in Riverwest for a decade. So now get ready for the first Brewtown Rumble. The street festival will feature bikes, music, food, drinks, a swap meet, custom bike contest, vending, a pin-up girl contest and more. It take place on Sunday, May 17 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Best Place.
Milwaukee Buzz - Jan. 16, 2015
In 1901, Riverwest residents battled on the frozen Milwaukee River
In the winter between 1900 and 1901, a pitched battle erupted on the frozen Milwaukee River above the North Avenue dam between enraged ice harvesters and the equally violent crew of a steam-powered launch. The newspapers called it "The Ice War." On a section of river that has witnessed many strange things over the years, the ice war was perhaps the strangest.

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Couch Flambeau, Go Go Slow, The Grovelers @ Riverwest Public House
Jan. 31, 2015 9:30 p.m. at Riverwest Public House

COUCH FLAMBEAU Go Go Slow (memb of Die Kreuzen) The Groveler...

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Rock - Waking Roland
Local rock/alternative/folk six piece band with an eclect...
Rock - Chop Top Toronados
Rockin' Country Punk Jazz playin' fools in Riverwest area...
Rock - REPERTOIRE
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Acid - Undercover Organism
We are a jam band that goes to UWMilwaukee. We play larg...
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Kids & Family - July 9, 2011
Reader blog Riverwest