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05.01.2014 | 123 days ago | Posted at 04:00 PM
By Kristina Byas
After a successful run last year, Milwaukee’s Maker Market will return for its second season starting Sunday, May 4. Through September, makers, crafters, designers and artists will all gather to share their creations the first Sunday of each month in the Bay View Colectivo parking lot.“There is a huge need for it,” creator Cortney Heimerl said of the event. “Every month you will come and s...
04.22.2014 | 132 days ago | Posted at 11:00 AM
By Kristina Byas
Thousands of Milwaukee cyclists and first time riders will leave their cars at home for Milwaukee’s Bike to Work Week from May 11-17. The week will be filled with an array of bicycle themed events hosted by Vulture Space and Wisconsin Bike Fed that will encourage more Milwaukeeans to bike.“I’m excited for people to get on their bikes, especially new riders. It creates a buzz and a community....
08.01.2013 | | Posted at 01:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
Like all tight-knit communities, it doesn't take much to whip Milwaukee into a frenzy, but lately the city has seemed even more frenzy-prone than usual, following news of Alterra's name change, Pizza Man's reopening and, most prominently, Ryan Braun's suspension. The Braun news in particular created an outrage tsunami, causing local media to trip all over themselves in the race to condemn the fall...
07.30.2013 | | Posted at 09:45 AM

Colectivo pledges to stay local, but what does that mean?

By Ashley Sprangers
The Milwaukee coffee scene was aflutter in 2010 when local Alterra Coffee Roasters struck up a deal with Mars Drinks, selling the brand for worldwide production in their Flavia line. The arrangement, while publicized to an extent, stayed relatively under the radar, although the Mars logo featured prominently on the front page of the company’s revamped, corporately controlled website.  It c...

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