More Staff Changes at Journal Sentinel

Some being let go, but a big name reportedly hired: Biz Times Editor Steve Jagler set to join the JS.

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Why is Wisconsin Last in Startup Businesses?

The state’s backward-looking business culture may be to blame.

Will Jobs Record Hurt Walker’s Presidential Bid?

The numbers for Wisconsin are bad, yet Walker is a leading presidential candidate. Why?

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Bike Beats Auto in Race Again!

Bike vs car in 4.6-mile race from Shorewood Colectivo to O'Donnell Park and the the biker wins by 30 seconds.

Train Trip Reminds Us Why We Ride

This trip is a perfect example of why cycling is important to us.

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The Faces of Juneteenth Day

Milwaukee's celebration of the end of slavery is one of the nation's oldest. Urban Milwaukee was there to capture all the action in photographs.

Night Market Opening Night

Is the Night Market a solution to how to enliven W. Wisconsin Ave? At the very least it's a great festival, as our photos document.

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Transit Expansion Urged

Milwaukee is far behind other cities, which will make it harder to attract young workers, experts at conference agreed.

Celebrating the Life of Paul Jakubovich

A host of notables gathered to salute Jakubovich and the fabulous historic architecture of Milwaukee he helped protect.

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UWM Tries To Do a Calatrava

Its new research building is a compendium of architectural elements. How do they add up?

Ordinary Beauty

Dohmen building’s redesign is a model for how to add value and grace while updating a 1960s creation.

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Sergio Piraino

"I see Milwaukee having a title contending NBA franchise in the Milwaukee Bucks that will be playing in a state of the art new arena..."

Krista Renfrew

"I think the city is at this wonderfully exciting time when the next generation is starting to take leadership roles and have a voice in their community."

Ryan Jacobi

"It has been a long time coming, but I do believe that Milwaukee is still the centerpiece of Wisconsin’s greatness."

Javin Smith Is An Overachiever

The 17-year-old youth volunteer has done work for three different non-profits

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Why We Need Term Limits

Shirley Abrahamson has served 39 years. Fred Risser has served 60 years. Maybe that's too long.

Sheriff Clarke Should Drop the Act

He's become the vehicle for dog-whistle narratives that Fox anchors would never dare utter themselves.

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New Technology Changing Bus System

Real-time bus location information and smart fare cards are changing how riders use the bus system.

Teens Learn Work Skills at Cafe @ Large

Local teens hone business and barista skills at Cafe @ Large

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Wisconsin’s Rotten Return on Federal Taxes Paid

New report shows we’re the fourth worst state in federal spending received. Walker’s policies don’t help.

The Incredible Rise of CEO Pay

Their pay has risen 997% since 1978, driving the wealth gap nationally and in Wisconsin.

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342 More Apartments Approved

New projects approved for Water Street and East Side. Plus, a 120-unit complex coming to Walker's Point would increase total to 462 apartments.

1,449 New Apartments Coming

And more are on the way, all within a two-mile radius of City Hall.

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William Minahan’s House of Big Debts

The Walker donor defaulted on a $500,000 loan from state jobs agency and owes more than $30,000 in property taxes on his $1 million River Hills home.

Walker’s Landing Has Landed

The two-building apartment complex with 133 units is now as tall as the Humboldt Ave. Bridge and still rising, as our photos document.

The Other Pabst Mansion

Once among a row of brewing family mansions, the neoclassical gem has been restored and can be toured this weekend.

Milwaukee’s New Train Shed

It's 50 years old and serves nearly 600,000 people annually, and its long-awaited replacement is finally being built.

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Teens Learn Work Skills at Cafe @ Large

Local teens hone business and barista skills at Cafe @ Large

Why is Wisconsin Last in Startup Businesses?

The state’s backward-looking business culture may be to blame.

The Incredible Rise of CEO Pay

Their pay has risen 997% since 1978, driving the wealth gap nationally and in Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Avenue Bridge, About 1880

The wooden bridge would be replaced by a new iron one two years later. It is turned to allow boats to pass on the Milwaukee River.

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Wisconsin’s Rotten Return on Federal Taxes Paid

New report shows we’re the fourth worst state in federal spending received. Walker’s policies don’t help.

Walker Aides Pushed for Loan, Now in Default

Records detail VIP treatment of Walker campaign donor William Minahan.

Why We Need Term Limits

Shirley Abrahamson has served 39 years. Fred Risser has served 60 years. Maybe that's too long.

Why is Wisconsin Last in Startup Businesses?

The state’s backward-looking business culture may be to blame.

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Sheehy Defends MMAC

He takes issues with latest column in Murphy's Law.

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Water Street in 1880

Looking south from Wisconsin, this was a prime business district dominated by Victorian buildings from the 1850s.

Wisconsin Avenue Bridge, About 1880

The wooden bridge would be replaced by a new iron one two years later. It is turned to allow boats to pass on the Milwaukee River.

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