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USPS Puts a Pause on Delivering Packages to Milwaukee South Side Neighborhood

Oh no! Packages started to go missing along 10th and Oklahoma in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In an effort to protect their customers USPS stopped delivering to this area indefinitely. Residents in the neighborhood have received notice that they will have to pick up their goods from their local office the...
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Milwaukee Bucks Arena 50% Completed!

We're halfway there! After a little over a year of construction, the new Milwaukee Bucks arena is 50% completed. There was a topping-off ceremony at the arena on August 24th. Workers put the final ceiling beam into place, which signified the completion of the stadium's roof. Workers all signed the...
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Hugs and High-Fives Come To Milwaukee!

Who doesn't love a good hug or high-five every so often! Two men are making it their mission to give people hugs and high fives, just to make the world a better place, and they recently made a stop here in Milwaukee. Duke Cannon and David Sylvester launched the tour because they both believe simple...
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Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons is now open!

After a long three years of construction, the much anticipated Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons is finally open! They opened their doors yesterday, August 21st, where a grand opening ceremony allowed many people to see the building for the first time, including the Mayor. Many reactions were...
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Old Milwaukee Names We Can't Stop Saying

Let's be honest. We all have that one location or building whose name has long since changed... but we all call it by its old name. Milwaukee is no stranger to this phenomenon, as illustrated by this new OnMilwaukee article . There's so many locations in the Milwaukee area that have changed names,...
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MKE Bakery Run By Teens!

Yep... a bakery primarily run by young people! It's an idea coming to fruition in the Bronzeville neighborhood of Milwaukee. Darrin Reasby, local pastry chef and entrepreneur, wanted to bring his love of baking to the youth of Milwaukee and give back to the community. The "R U Kidding Me Bakery"...
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Donald Driver Selling Cream Puffs at State Fair!

That's right - everyone's favorite wide receiver will be selling cream puffs at State Fair! Donald Driver will be at the fair on August 11th, selling the iconic State Fair treats. It's a part of Driver's "Thank You Fans" tour, which he is embarking on in mid-August to thank fans after his induction...
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MPS Girls Prove Sports Are For Anyone

Since 2000, MPS paired with the Girl Scouts have been engaging girls, third through fifth grade, in a non-competitive softball league to expose them to things they may otherwise not have a chance to be a part of. Through this sport, they develop important skills, like leadership and development...
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"World's Biggest Bounce House" in MKE!

Sounds like the PERFECT way to unleash your inner kid! The "World's Biggest Bounce House" will be coming to Milwaukee on August 5th and 6th. It will be set up in Lake Park. The bounce house is an astounding 10,000 square feet, and contains a DJ booth, inflatables, basketball hoops, and slides...
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Man Rips Down Inclusive Sign At MKE Bar

A man ripped down a sign proclaiming "Hate Has No Home Here" at a local bar on Saturday night. The man, who came to Enlightened Brewing with three other women, said that he had a "problem" with the sign when questioned by owner James Larson. The sign, which said "Hate Has No Home Here" in a handful...
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