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Education
12:25 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

MPS Teacher Awarded National Honor

Teacher Sarah Berndt was surprised at a school assembly Wednesday morning, when she was named a national model.
Credit Milken Educator Awards

Sarah Berndt, a Spanish and technology teacher at Milwaukee's Reagan College Preparatory High School, has received a Milken Educator Award.

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Arts & Culture
12:17 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Revisualizing Nature in a Short Film

Cecelia Condit’s three-channel video and photography installation, "Within a Stone's Throw."
Credit Cecelia Condit

Lake Effect's Bonnie North interviews Cecelia Condit.

The Milwaukee Film Festival continues this week and showcases both feature films and shorts, internationally renowned filmmakers and local ones.

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Arts & Culture
11:51 am
Wed October 2, 2013

DearMKE Highlights What We Love About Milwaukee

Hoan silhouette featured on DearMKE
Credit Anna-Lee C., DearMKE

Lake Effect's Bonnie North chats with filmmaker Jack Turner.

A little over a year ago, we spoke with filmmaker – and Milwaukee native Jack Turner, who had been tapped to produce a series of films to promote the city and tell some remarkable stories.

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Regional
10:40 am
Wed October 2, 2013

Preview Milwaukee Magazine's Best of 2013 Guide

Milwaukee Magazine selected Black Husky's Sparkly Eyes as Wisconsin's best fall beer.
Credit Black Husky Brewing

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich talks with Claire Hanan of Milwaukee Magazine.

For more than three decades, Milwaukee Magazine readers have looked with anticipation to the magazine’s annual “Best of” guide to the city.

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Politics & Government
10:10 am
Wed October 2, 2013

Milwaukee Fire Chief Suspends Nine Firefighters

The nine are reportedly being investigated for inappropriate conduct and damaging the inside of a fire station on the city's north side.

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