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Economy & Business
4:03 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

New Milwaukee Seed Accelerator Seeks To Jump-Start Innovation Among College Students

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Organizers hope The Commons, a new seed accelerator project, will spark more collaboration between the business community and higher education institutions in the Milwaukee region.

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Sports
2:46 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

Promising Start To The Milwaukee Bucks' Season

Jerryd Bayless #19 of the Milwaukee Bucks drives to the hoop on a fast break for two points during the second half against the Philadelphia 76ers against the Milwaukee Bucks at BMO Harris Bradley Center on October 31, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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The Milwaukee Bucks will take the court in Auburn Hills, Michigan tomorrow for a game against the Detroit Pistons.  It'll be their sixth game of the season - the team has two wins and three losses so far.

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Arts & Culture
2:24 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

New Cookbook Features Simple French Dessert Recipes

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Dorie Greenspan is considered a culinary guru.

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Environment
11:17 am
Fri November 7, 2014

3 Milwaukee Experiences to Add to Your Bucket List

Author Barbara Ali atop St. Luke's rooftop healing garden.
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Milwaukee is home to countless hidden treasures.

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Regional
9:21 am
Fri November 7, 2014

Young Milwaukee Girl Killed in Northwest Side Shooting

Laylah Peterson is the third young child killed by gunfire this year in Milwaukee

A bullet struck and killed five-year-old Laylah Petersen, while she was inside a home near 58th and Fairmount. Someone had fired shots into the house.

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Arts & Culture
8:32 am
Fri November 7, 2014

South Milwaukee Children's Book Author Releases Her 39th & 40th Books

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When it comes to children’s literature, it’s hard to beat a good animal story. And that’s good news for South Milwaukee children’s book author Janet Halfmann, who has written more than a few animal-themed books in her career.

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Regional
8:24 am
Fri November 7, 2014

Emotions Run High at Milwaukee Fire & Police Commission Meeting

Police officers and Dontre Hamilton supporters pack the Washington Park Senior Center for a Fire and Police Commission meeting
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The Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission last night held its first meeting since Police Chief Edward Flynn fired Officer Christopher Manney.

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Environment
6:00 am
Fri November 7, 2014

County Board Vote on O'Donnell Park Stalls

Upper plaza of O'Donnell Park - its future is still in limbo.
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The county board lobbed the issue back and forth Thursday; only to defer a vote until its December meeting.

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Politics & Government
4:58 pm
Thu November 6, 2014

2015 Wisconsin Senate Begins Taking Shape

Lazich becomes Wisconsin's first female Senate President

GOP senators have elected New Berlin's Mary Lazich as president of the state Senate - the first woman to hold the position.

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Arts & Culture
3:06 pm
Thu November 6, 2014

Remember Radiolab's Episode On Lucy The Chimp? Well, Now It's An Opera

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Thanks to Radiolab's story on the life of Lucy the chimpanzee, Lucy: The Opera now exists. 

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