Will Dangerous Intersection Finally Be Fixed?

Will Dangerous Intersection Finally Be Fixed?

City planners hope to fix intersection of North and Lisbon and problems spotlighted by Urban Milwaukee.

Campaign Cash: Who Runs the Jobs First Coalition?
Campaign Cash

Who Runs the Jobs First Coalition?

It’s spent $1 million on elections, was started by Scott Jensen, mostly targets Democrats.

Survey Shows Local Employers Lack Flexibility

Survey Shows Local Employers Lack Flexibility

Companies resist hiring unemployed. Rockwell VP Ed Seaberg challenges them to change.

Sieger on Songs: Why Robbie Robertson’s Music Endures
Sieger on Songs

Why Robbie Robertson’s Music Endures

The Band’s leader wrote American classics that might just be what we need now.

Streetsblog: Seattle Offers Lesson for Milwaukee
Streetsblog

Seattle Offers Lesson for Milwaukee

Rather than simply launching free transit, King County creates more sustainable model.

Op-Ed: 9/11 Lawsuit Law Could Hurt Veterans
Op-Ed

9/11 Lawsuit Law Could Hurt Veterans

Allowing suits against Saudi Arabia may cause counter suits of U.S. and its military vets.

Murphy’s Law: 10 Strangest Things About Election Recount
Murphy’s Law

10 Strangest Things About Election Recount

Crazy cost estimates, murky legal issues, Green Party spats, and much more.

City Streets: Villard Ave. Salutes City’s Transit History
City Streets

Villard Ave. Salutes City’s Transit History

So does Aldrich St. But these were two wildly different transportation companies.

Connecting Students to Blue Collar Jobs

Connecting Students to Blue Collar Jobs

Career fairs at Bradley Tech look to recruit students as early as freshman year.

Now Serving: Three New Burger Places Coming
Now Serving

Three New Burger Places Coming

For Shorewood, Pewaukee and Wauwatosa. Plus a new Walker's Point jazz club.

Back in the News: Sheriff’s History Of Inmate Mistreatment
Back in the News

Sheriff’s History Of Inmate Mistreatment

Problems at county jail just the latest incidents of mistreatment under Sheriff Clarke.

Classical: The Return of Wendy Richman
Classical

The Return of Wendy Richman

The Milwaukee native and crack violist is guest with Prometheus Trio in boffo program.

House Confidential: Bader Rutter CEO’s Riverside Life
House Confidential

Bader Rutter CEO’s Riverside Life

Greg Nickerson will move Bader Rutter downtown, just upriver from his urban penthouse.

Data Wonk: Trump, Truth, and Financial Trouble
Data Wonk

Trump, Truth, and Financial Trouble

Voters’ median income -- and gullibility -- help explain election results

The Man Who Combats Violence

The Man Who Combats Violence

Problem impacts everyone, says Reggie Moore, who runs Office of Violence Prevention.

Court Watch: Supreme Court Limits 4th Amendment Rights?
Court Watch

Supreme Court Limits 4th Amendment Rights?

Decision gives police leeway on home searches; Justice Bradley joins liberals in dissent.

Campaign Cash

$1 Million In Donations to City Politicians

Our Political Contributions Tracker hits $1 million, reveals who’s giving and getting cash.

Court Watch: Judge Valarie Hill Faces Challenger
Court Watch

Judge Valarie Hill Faces Challenger

Legal Aid Society attorney Brian Michel will run for Municipal Court, arguing it needs reforms.

Former Dancer Brings Culture To Kids

Former Dancer Brings Culture To Kids

Above the Clouds, a nonprofit, gives children aged 5 to 17 free dance, music and arts classes

Murphy’s Law: Maybe We’re Not So Bad At Startups
Murphy’s Law

Maybe We’re Not So Bad At Startups

Conflicting studies raise doubts about state’s “worst in nation”rating for new companies.

Op-Ed: Trump Could Trigger a Trade War
Op-Ed

Trump Could Trigger a Trade War

Which could badly damage the economy. A business exec looks at Trump’s policies.

How Wisconsin Invented Public Radio

How Wisconsin Invented Public Radio

In 1917 Wisconsin Public Radio began, becoming a model for NPR, others. Excerpt from a book.

Dining: Pho Hai Tuyet a Vietnamese Treat
Dining

Pho Hai Tuyet a Vietnamese Treat

Located near the airport, it’s a tasty antidote to all the fast food joints.

The State of Politics: Robin Vos The Mythbuster
The State of Politics

Robin Vos The Mythbuster

Report he commissioned punctures “myths” offered by Walker, GOP, against more highway spending.

Op-Ed: Is Charter School Bubble About to Burst?
Op-Ed

Is Charter School Bubble About to Burst?

Their shaky financing is causing failures locally, nationally. Yet Trump wants more.