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Winter Parking Regulations Lifted Early

Regulations no longer in effect as of February 20, 2017 Due to the unseasonably warm weather and no measurable snowfall predicted in the next nine days, the City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works (DPW) is lifting winter parking regulations for the City as of today, February 20, 2017. What this means: Posted regulations that include “No Parking Dec. 1 to March 1” have

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TAKING SHAKESPEARE, presented by the Boulevard Theatre @ Plymouth Church

Milwaukee’s Boulevard Theatre stages Midwest premiere of playwright John Murrell’s comic tutorial: TAKING SHAKESPEARE March 2 – 26, 2017 at Plymouth Church. More information here at the Boulevard Theatre web site   “The two characters are strongly drawn … The verbal exchanges, more often than not combative and probing, ring true throughout and there’s more than a little humor in the jaundiced view of academia …” — Donal O’Connor, The Stratford Beacon Herald

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Ravine Road Historic Arch Footbridge – Public Meeting

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 7 to 9 p.m. Marcia Coles Community Room Lower Level Lake Park Pavilion 3133 E. Newberry Blvd. Milwaukee County Supervisor Sheldon Wasserman, along with Milwaukee County Parks Director John Dargle and MCP Landscape Architect Kevin Haley, and Milwaukee County Director of Administrative Services Teig Whaley-Smith, will be on hand to give an update on and answer questions about the

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Free Tax Assistance from UWM and AARP

For the 2nd year in a row UWM and the AARP are partnering on a tax assistance program. It sounds like it was very popular with east side residents last year so I wanted to share the word again this year. This weekend is the first Saturday it will be offered but there are five additional dates beyond that. Download more details here.


New UWM Building Planned at Maryland and Kenwood

Meeting about New Welcome Center and Center for Entrepreneurship The Draft Environmental Impact Assessment and Notice of Meeting for the New Welcome Center and Center for Entrepreneurship is now available. There is more information in the attachment, including where people can view the draft assessment, either online or in person. The meeting is Thursday, Feb. 16 at 4:30 p.m.in room 137 of the Physics

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Lake Park Little League MKE!

2017 Registration Open: January 16 – March 16 Lake Park Little League MKE is a fun, relaxed, social league for players and families! The league is designed to work with your family needs and schedule.  Enjoy game day tailgates, team picnics and special events like Opening Day Celebration, Downer Cycle Race, 4th of July Parade, Little League Brewer Night and End of Year Celebration.  Meet neighbors and make new

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January MHNA Meeting

Neighbors, We hope you had a good holiday season and are staying warm and dry!  We also hope you are able to join us at our January Murray Hill Meeting which will take place on Tuesday, January 24th at 7 PM at the Urban Ecology Center. Please note this meeting will take place upstairs in the Citizen Science Room.  Our guest speaker with be

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Unused Medicine Drop Off

There is an easy way to get rid of the unwanted, unused, or expired prescription drugs, ointments and medicines that you’ve been collecting all these years. It’s a great feeling to get them out of the house and disposed of properly. Just empty the containers into a ziplock bag (leave ointments and other liquids in their own containers ) and drop them off into the red receptacles

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Milwaukee River Volunteer Opportunity

River Revitalization Foundation is looking for volunteers: Love the Milwaukee River and its surrounding greenspaces? Then get involved in RRF’s drop-in volunteer opportunity, F.O.R.B. (Fostering Our Riparian Biodiversity). Activities will include but are not limited to: removing invasive species, establishing native plants and trees, maintaining trails, seed collecting, seed cleaning and controlling erosion. REQUIREMENTS: Volunteers must be willing and able to participate in manual

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Maker Market at Maryland Avenue Montessori School

Hello Community members and friends of Maryland Avenue Montessori School, On January 28th we will hold our 3rd annual Maker Market featuring more than 30 makers of beautiful things, henna, face paint, youth art exhibit, silent auction, food vendors and more all in support of the MAM Parents & Teachers Organization. ​ Many of the Makers have raved that this is their FIRST and

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