Readers blogs in Living
May 17, 2013
| 12 senior homeowners receiving FREE critical home repairs Saturday May 18th, 2013
Rebuilding Together Greater Milwaukee (RTGM), an affiliate of the nation’s leading nonprofit working to preserve affordable homeownership, and its sponsors, prepare for Rebuilding Together’s Rebuilding Day Saturday May 18th, 2013. Recipients of o...
Posted by Lynnea at 9:11 a.m. | Talkbacks
May 11, 2013
| Milwaukee Vegan Bake Sale!
The Milwaukee vegan bake sale is a bi-annual event that raises funds for local and national charities, animal rescues, shelters, and more!All proceeds raised from this sale will be split 50/50 between Urban Ecology Center and the Safe Haven program, a partnership between Wisconsin Humane Society ...
Posted by marmaladepie at 11:13 a.m. | Talkbacks
Feb. 27, 2013
| Rebuilding Together Greater Milwaukee enters its 13th year, expecting biggest year yet
Rebuilding Together Greater Milwaukee (RTGM) is a private nonprofit organization whose mission is to preserve and revitalize homes and communities, assuring that very low-income elderly homeowners and disabled homeowners, as well as families with children, live in warmth, safety and independenc...
Posted by Lynnea at 3:59 p.m. | Talkbacks
Feb. 1, 2013
| Shutter the Silence Photography Project Kick-Off Event 9 February
A kick-off event for Shutter the Silence, a gallery of photographs capturing the stories of survivors of sexual assault and their allies, will be held Saturday 9 February from 5 - 10 pm at Milwaukee's Art B...
Posted by kathy7 at 9:54 a.m. | Talkbacks
Jan. 26, 2013
| Moving Experience
This is my last post at OnMilwaukee.com... Sorry. That's because Open Heart Blog has moved to ChicagoNow. All new posts can be found at www.chicagnow.com/open-heart/.
Posted by wmichka at 12:05 a.m. | Talkbacks
Jan. 20, 2013
| Extra Redundant
Someone offered me a free gift in the mail last week. A brightly colored, nicely printed brochure told me in a bold forty-eight point font, that if I bought their satellite dish or exercise bike or dialysis machine, I forget which, these fine folks I’d never met ...
Posted by wmichka at 9:47 p.m. | Talkbacks
Jan. 11, 2013
| Colbert Bump and Grind
Something I wrote got on the Colbert Report a couple of weeks ago! It wasn’t a comedy bit, exactly, a wacky routine I submitted as a freelancer or anything like that. But it was the core of a comedy bit, a whole segment, actually. No, it wasn’t something I wrote to b...
Posted by wmichka at 9:21 p.m. | Talkbacks
Jan. 5, 2013
| You Have the Floor
I’ve been sleeping on the floor on and off for the last week or so.I’m not being punished, our mattress is shot. It’s only two years old but it’s got two giant caters on either side where my wife and I are supposed to sleep. A...
Posted by wmichka at 6:36 p.m. | Talkbacks
| From Vegas To Brew Town!
You know that show "My Strange Obsession?" Well my "strange obsession" became the city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. As a kid I was always fascinated w/ the city for some odd reason and after decades of dreaming about moving here w/ all my finances in order...
Posted by BrewTownRealtor at 4:43 p.m. | Talkbacks
Dec. 30, 2012
| My Date with a Doctor
I’m getting a colonoscopy this Monday. It’ll be my second. Colonoscopies are a rite of “passage” (pun somewhat intended) when you turn that “certain age,” the age when doctors start looking around in places you thought, for sure, no one would ...
Posted by wmichka at 1:22 p.m. | Talkbacks