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Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012

New evening menu features tasty small plates

Ed Wahhab, a successful graduate of the Milwaukee School of Engineering, ultimately found the restaurant business preferable to nuclear engineering. In 2007, he opened Sababa, a casual café that mainly catered to...
Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012
In 2001, Eckhart Grohmann donated his extensive industrial realism art collection—featuring more than 900 paintings and sculptures—to the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE). This “Man at Work” collection became the centerpiece...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Visiting the Decorative Arts Gallery usually entails a feeling of discovery, partly prompted by its somewhat hidden location on the lower floor of the Milwaukee Art Museum. Currently, it exudes more than the usual sense of mystery with the compact...
Thursday, March 1, 2012
WMSE's loyal listenership guarantees the community radio station a decent turnout at any event it sponsors, but there's one event that reaches well beyond the station's usual base to attract the greater public: its annual Rockabilly Chili Contest...
Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009

Farms in Trouble, Lisa Lampanelli, The Hood Internet, Lewis Black and Cheap Trick

Farms in Trouble’s messy, lo-fi pop invites instant comparisons to early Guided by Voices, though the group is even more free-spirited, pasting together fuzzy song pastiches with an anything-can-be-an-instrument-if-you-turn-it-into-one mentality (they’ve been known to play bottles and bike spokes). In the studio this Milwaukee group, which features members of The Candeliers and The Trusty Knife, records straight to cassette...
Tuesday, March 24, 2009

The Robe in Nicolet’s Knapsack

When I taught Wisconsin history at MATC, Jean Nicolet was always my best attention-grabbing story. Specifically: the tale of how the...
Sunday, March 2, 2008

Today @ MSOE Kern Center - 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The official culinary fundraising event for 91.7 WMSE, the Rockabilly Chili Contest celebrates six consecutive years today at the MSOE Kern Center from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Aside from knowing that they’re supporting one of the city’s finest non-commercial radio stations, patrons will be able to fill up on spicy offerings from over 40 . . .

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