BizTimes Around Town First Business Invitational

First Business Bank Milwaukee held a “winner takes all” charity golf outing on July 28 and donated proceeds to the nonprofit organization of the top team’s choice. More than 30 area business leaders [Read story]

MPS still seeking 44 teachers

Milwaukee Public Schools has filled almost all of its 5,000 teaching positions for the fast-approaching school year, but still needs to hire 44 more teachers. Read entire story here. [Read story]

New Bon-Ton CEO to live in Milwaukee

Kathryn Bufano, the new president and chief executive officer of Bon-Ton Stores Inc. , will be based in Milwaukee, the company said in its quarterly earnings call this morning. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Northwestern Mutual hosts women’s leadership tour

Milwaukee-based Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. is hosting a multi-city event tour to address women’s leadership. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Concordia to open college for students with developmental disabilities

Concordia University Wisconsin, located in Mequon, will diversify its academic offerings this fall with a new college designed for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Anthem College closes its Brookfield campus, stranding 150 students

The closing marks at least the fourth of a for-profit in the Milwaukee area in recent years. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Sit-in follows rally for slain Ferguson teenager

Demonstrators end sit-in with an assurance that Milwaukee Police Department officials will meet with the family of Dontre Hamilton, who was fatally shot by an officer. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Alderman wants to increase city’s bonding authority by 100 million for arena

Milwaukee Ald. Joe Davis Sr. announced today a proposal to increase the city's bonding authority by 100 million during the upcoming 2015 budget process to give the city funding option flexibility for a proposed new [Read story]

Downtown demonstrators end sit-in at Municipal Court building

Demonstrators end sit-in with an assurance that Milwaukee Police Department officials will meet with the family of Dontre Hamilton, who was fatally shot by an officer. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Sensient names new board members

Milwaukee-based Sensient Technologies Corp. has appointed both Deborah McKeithan-Gebhardt and Joseph Carleone to its board of directors. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Walker wanted funds funneled to Wisconsin Club for Growth

John Doe documents released Friday also shows secret $700,000 donation from Gogebic to pro-Walker group. Read entire story here. [Read story]

100 demonstrators stage sit-in at Milwaukee Municipal Court building

More than 100 people demonstrating in support of a Missouri teen fatally shot by a police officer have staged an impromptu sit-in in the lobby of the Muncipal Court building, Read entire story here. [Read story]

Walker wanted funds sent to Wisconsin Club for Growth

John Doe documents released Friday also shows secret $700,000 donation from Gogebic to pro-Walker group. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Ceiling cave-in displaces prosecutors from their offices

Milwaukee County Assistant District Attorney Paul Tiffin was working at his desk when some softball-size chunks of concrete fell through the ceiling and landed on his computer keyboard. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Shorewest Shares: The Cost of Waiting to Purchase a Home

Whether you are a first-time home buyer or a move-up buyer, housing experts in two major areas —home prices and mortgage rates — suggest buying now rather than later. PRICES According to a recent survey of over 100 [Read story]

Featured New Listings!

Open House 02/24/2013 2-4 Mequon Rd to Vega Rd, North to Sunnyvale Rd and West to home.(approx.5 miles west of I-43 or 5 Miles East of Hwy 41/45) prev  1 of 25  next Slide Show Map & Directions More Photos [Read story]

Apartment buildings sprout on Milwaukee’s east side

By the end of October, three new upscale apartment buildings will open within a few blocks of one another on Milwaukee’s east side. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Thai Bangkok’s Bounty of Flavors – Short Orders

The attraction of Thai Bangkok (9112 W. Brown Deer Road) is its reasonably priced menu. Debit and credit card usage is limited to orders over $15, but that’s no difficulty when getting an appetizer and soup alongside an [Read story]

APT’s production of "The Seagull" flies to the front of the class

In a stunning and dashing production of the classic Anton Chekhov play, the cast and crew at American Players Theatre has captured every nuance - humor-filled and grief-laden - of this marvelous play about love [Read story]

Updated: Club Anything transitioning into The Local

Todd Novasic, the owner of Club Anything, 807 S. 5th St., is converting the gothic / industrial bar into a new concept. Read entire story here. [Read story]

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