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On Music
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014
In conjunction with the closing stretch of its Jews Who Rock exhibit, which runs through Aug. 10, the Jewish Museum Milwaukee will host a talk with music executive Bob Appel on Thursday, Aug. 7 at 7 p.m. A Milwaukee native, Bob Appel is the co-founder of The Knitting Factory, the famed New York club that's long served as a home for experimental jazz and rock music

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heal the hood
On Music
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014
This spring Milwaukee poet Ajamou Butler organized the third annual Heal the Hood Block Party on Milwaukee's North Side. The event was a hit, so he figured, hey, why not squeeze in another before schools reopen for the fall? He's a bonus Heal the Hood End of Summer Block Party on Sunday, Aug. 24 from 2 to 6 p.m. at 24th and Keefe.

As usual, it's a family friendly event. Milwaukee's Core D...