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milwaukee symphony orchestra
On Music
Friday, Dec. 6, 2013

MSO announces staff and orchestra cuts

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra's budget shortfall has been widely publicized, but now the organization is acknowledging just how dire the situation is. In a news release today, the symphony struck an alarmist note in its call for support, saying that it is in danger of "possible extinction if additional pledges cannot be secured to fund the MSO's much more modest, prudent budget and business pla...
A&E Feature
Monday, Dec. 2, 2013

Shopping suggestions for everyone in your life

 The holiday season is here. Festive lights are hanging, store hours have been extended and streets bustle with shoppers seeking the perfect gifts for friends and family. We know you’re raring to snatch up the holiday goodies, so we’ve put together a holiday gift guide to help you with those
kinnickinnic avenue railroad bridge
Around Milwaukee
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013
It's a Thanksgiving miracle: After four long months of construction, the Canadian Pacific Railroad bridge on South Kinnickinnic Avenue—one of the main arteries connecting Bay View to Downtown—has finally reopened. The bridge had been closed since July. Pedestrians are still out of luck, though. The bridge's sidewalks remain closed in wait of new light installations under the bridge. Those inst...