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12.03.2013 | | Posted at 05:00 PM

The roaster will host public cuppings this month

By Amanda Sullivan
Anodyne Coffee Roasting Company’s recently opened roasting and packaging facility at 224 W. Bruce St. has been awarded organic certification by the nonprofit Midwest Organic Services Association (MOSA). In order to be certified, Anodyne had to prove that its organic products would not be in contact with non-organic matter and meet other processing, handling and offering criteria. In a press rele...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Short Orders

The original Sven's Café, located in Bay View, continues to draw crowds. The place roasts its own coffee; organic and fair trade coffees are a specialty. Sven's has opened a second location in Milwaukee's Downtown (624 N. Water St.), in the spot of...
Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Fifth annual Fair Trade Crawl supports families and artisans, the environment and local businesses

When is a cup of coffee more than just a cup of coffee? When it's produced according to fair trade...
Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Lisa and Swee Sim

Lisa and Swee Sim have been involved in the green movement for the past 25 years. Lisa, a native of Milwaukee, is a culinary artist by trade, while Swee, originally from Singapore, is a former Wall Street financial consultant. The Sims’ passion for social issues, Earth-friendly products and healthy lifestyles led them to open the environmentally responsible store Future Green in 2003. Since then, Future Green has been making a positive impact in the Milwaukee area through its community classes, fair trade expos, bio-diesel production and beautiful art crawls.
Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Sunday Best

Sunday Best: Inspired by St. Bridget, a patron saint of Ireland, artist Bridget Griffith Evans created a series of “Bridgetines,” an exquisite selection of 52 tiny acrylic, watercolor and oil portraits of ingnues. The work was showcased in “Sunday Best” at the selfdescribed “World Famous Luckystar Studio.”

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