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Wisconsin Artist Brushes Against Perfection

Wisconsin artist Kelly Meredith has spent the last 35 years of her life brushing against perfection. Meredith paints realistic historical ...

Reitman and Milwaukee: What’s In A Semi-Famous Last Name?

In most cities and towns, there are last names that stick out. Maybe the family has lived there for generations. ...

‘A Life Cut Short:’ Remembering A Relationship Ended By War

Some of the people we meet might only be in our lives momentarily, but they can have a profound effect ...

Bridging the “Cold War” Divide

Wisconsin has always been a beacon of German culture. Now, it is undergoing a renaissance at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. ...

Miss Black USA Uses Her Experience, Voice to Help Children of Color

"Your queen," says the pageant announcer, "is Miss Black Wisconsin." In that moment, life for TeKema Balentine changed. Historically, Wisconsin ...

Farm Brightens People Day During Tough Times

Like many businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, Thompson Strawberry Farm was forced to adapt to a changing social climate across ...

The Humble Superstar: New Giannis Antetokounmpo Biography Explores Champion’s Family Life, Legacy

The Milwaukee Bucks are NBA Champions for the first time in 50 years. A huge part of their success is ...

Carriage Classic Evokes Era of Elegant Horse-Drawn Transport

Mark and Julie Dahlberg met through carriage driving and when they started a family, it became a shared passion. “I’m ...

Dollmaker Sews Kindness and Awareness Through Dolls

Amy Jandrisevits believes everyone has something in life that they're good at and it's our obligation as people to use ...

Drumming Up Empowerment

Drumming is much more than just music to Yorel Lashley.  It’s the vehicle to teaching children the importance of discipline, ...

Traveling Through A Latino Neighborhood: Las Chicas Y Chicos De Blossom Street

"Las Chicas y Chicos de Blossom Street” is an animated poem written by Araceli Esparza in which she lovingly revisits ...

Yo-Yo Champ Spins Tricks Around the World

Mark Hayward was first introduced to a yo-yo on Christmas morning. “I first got a yo-yo in my stocking for ...

‘Shoulder Season’: Novel Tells Fictional Story At Historic Lake Geneva Playboy Club Hotel

The Playboy Club Hotel opened in Lake Geneva in 1968. Not only did it bring celebrities to southeast Wisconsin, but ...

Las Chicas Y Chicos De Blossom Street

Where we live and the relationships we nurture have a big impact on our lives. Writer Araceli Esparza shares a ...

Finding Yourself With The Neighborhood Crew: A Story From Ex Fabula

As a kid, knocking around the neighborhood with your friends can be a formative time. The experiences from those years ...