Archive for May, 2010

A green Maryland Avenue playground would benefit entire neighborhood

If you’ve lived or spent any time on Milwaukee’s East Side, then you likely know that Maryland Avenue Montessori School — an MPS school — has a sprawling, 3.5-acre sea of rupturing concrete for a school yard. It’s a vast amount of space — the drool-inducing dream of more than one real estate developer — […]

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Local schoolkids get a leg up in “Mad Hot Ballroom” on Saturday

Although my child hasn’t participated in “Mad Hot Ballroom,” his school takes part and from what I’ve heard in the hallways and PTO meetings, the kids and their parents love the event. And I can see why. “Mad Hot” gets kids excited, gives them a change in routine for a while, gets them exercise, gives […]

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