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Results tagged with 'history'

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Milwaukee remembers JFK assassination

Published Nov. 22, 2013

Steve Jagler asks some Milwaukee notables about their memories of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy 50 years ago today in Dallas.

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Milwaukeeans share stories from the day JFK died

Published Nov. 21, 2013

Fifty years ago tomorrow, President John F. Kennedy was fatally shot in Dallas. Here are the memories of numerous Milwaukeeans - including a few OnMilwaukee.com contributors - who are old enough to remember details from one of America's darkest days.

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Range Line Inn celebrates rich past and present

Published Oct. 10, 2013

When Patrick Strong purchased the Range Line Inn in Mequon from his brother in 1985, he thought he was solely making an investment. Turns out, he was actually committing to a career and a lifestyle as restaurant operator. Strong's personal touch has paid off and his historic restaurant continues to thrive.

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Encyclopedia aims to catalog the history of Milwaukee

Published Sept. 22, 2013

Multiple cities including Los Angeles, New York City, Chicago, Louisville, Indianapolis and Cleveland have created encyclopedias - both print and online versions - and soon Milwaukee will have one, too. No, it's not called Mili-pedia.

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Milwaukee's modern nostalgia

Published Sept. 19, 2013

Someone once told me that they loved Milwaukee's "lack of pretense." I think it comes from our love of the past. Yet, in the past 10-15 years we've moved on (onward and upward, some may say) to places rooted in our past but planted in the future.

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Reader blogs:

The Productivity Paradox

The Productivity Paradox – Comparing Innovations by Paul Winghart Would you rather be the only one with a motorcar in 2013 or the only one with a smart phone in 1913?  Assuming the entire current infrastructure is in place so your phone would work then as it does now, the question ge...

Award Season Reviews: The King's Speech

THE KING'S SPEECH received a lot of early buzz for Colin Firth's performance as King George VI, but it's been gaining a lot more momentum lately as a possible Best Picture contender. Both are absolutely valid. In his latest effort, Tom Hooper has created something that is at once beautifully ...

May 15th is Spaces & Traces: Brewers Hill & The Beerline Open House

Brewers’ Hill & The Beerline—where old meets the new! The Old: Brewers’ Hill is among the city’s oldest residential neighborhoods. Originally surrounded by both commercial and industrial concerns, the area developed such that business owners and laborers li...

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