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Public housing was designed to help people fallen on hard-times.

However, in cities including Milwaukee, some people remain in the safety net for significant amounts of time.

NPR

LEGO has been a part of childhood for many of us, but for some, it is also their career. Andrew Johnson is a LEGO Master Model Builder in Chicago.

Jordan Fischer, via Flickr

If you’ve ever taken the tour at the Miller Brewery, you’ve probably encountered the Miller Caves.  A veritable underground bunker, carved into the hill above State Street in the Miller Valley.

Left Your Phone at Home? Maybe It's a Good Thing

Jun 1, 2013
Amazon.com

As smartphones keep us ever accessible, email creates instant communication, and work increasingly slips into what used to be known as "after hours," it's no wonder many of us find ourselves wishing there were 25 hours a day.

NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, Flickr

The condition of the Great Lakes will receive its fair share of attention over the next few days.

Lani Hall and Her Musical Endeavors

May 31, 2013
FLICKR

Lani Hall is a prominent world class singer whose debut began with the group Brasil 66, who later signed to Herb Alpert’s record label A&M Records, Herb and Lani then began working collectively together to make music.

Whitney Curtis

Gov. Scott Walker signed historic legislation Friday at Serb Hall, changing Milwaukee County governance.

University of Wiscosnin-Milwaukee

The Peck School of the Arts at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee just established a new film archive and research fund for their nationally-known film department.

Milwaukee Public Schools and the Milwaukee Teachers’ Education Association released a joint statement Friday, announcing passage of a handbook for MPS employees.

One of the great summer pastimes in America is to go cool off in the movie theater.  But is there anything good to see this year?

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