As the Milwaukee Bucks faced elimination, brows were glistening with sweat and one could’ve sworn that every breathing entity in the building was officiating every play. With nearly 19,000 fans howling and flying towels, the BMO Harris Bradley Center could’ve exempted Thursday from its monthly electric bill. The electricity never left, as the Toronto Raptors […]
At a dais, nearly 50 years ago, on June, 4, 1967 at Cleveland’s Muhammad Ali Summit, sat Lew Alcindor, who was then a sophomore at the University of California-Los Angeles. Alcindor sat alongside NFL player Jim Brown and Bill Russell, as they were supporting Muhammad Ali, as he objected to his induction into the Vietnam […]
By Charles Johnson with reporting and writing from JAMS 320 class at UW-Milwaukee An internship or work experience would be required to obtain an undergraduate degree from a UW System school under a proposal in Gov. Scott Walker’s new budget. The topic was not brought up in the actual budget address, and Walker has not […]
Jake Beckman is a video game master.
With heightened ceilings holding dim lights that spill on the faces of well-known members of the local media accenting the Newsroom Pub on East Wells Street, the celebration is happening. Behind a voluminous bar, suited writers and jubilant broadcasters of the Milwaukee scene project their smiles onto fellow members, all of whom are exchanging handshakes […]
It is Wednesday, Oct. 14, and today, inquiries about desserts, as well as T-shirt slogans regarding the Packers are being doled out through the airwaves. Meanwhile, host of 540 ESPN Milwaukee’s 11 a.m. weekday show, Drew Olson, inserts his earbuds, ready for more talk. Inside a suite on the city’s east side, a relatively small […]