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Notable News

Two Wisconsin brothers were recently arrested for running a large-scale, illegal THC oil cartidge operation.  Read more here.

Flick of the Week

Do you LOVE Christmas movies? This week’s review takes a look at what you can look forward to watching as Christmas gets closer. Read our review here.

What’s Coming Up

Calling all makers, crafters, and tinkerers of all ages! Maker Faire Milwaukee is coming up on September 14th through 15th at the Wisconsin Center in Milwuakee. Details here.

Beer lovers rejoice! Great Lakes Brewfest is coming up on September 14. It will feature over 450 craft beers and stunning lakeside views. This year’s theme is Woodstock’s 50 years so it should be a groovy time! Details here.

If you love Rap and R&B, Music Overload on September 20th is not an event to miss! Performances from artists such as T-Bo, Alined, Scrillaman, Nick Flair, Rambo D, LuL Rae, YMF Cloud, Rick Dogg, Apaullo The God & Mad, Johnny J (SLP), Badmouf Sintra, Frida K, and plenty of surprise guests to keep you entertained. Details here.

In honor of Officer John Hetland, Hiawatha Bar & Grill will be throwing a fundraiser on September 21st. Details here.

Comic Corner

Music Moment

This week’s Quick Spins music review featured new albums from Rodney Crowell, Rick Ross & John Batiste. Click here for the full reviews.

Community Conversations

Check our new podcast focused on employment in SE Wisconsin!

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In addition to our education features, we’ll be kicking off a series of stories highlighting how parents, students, and educators are adapting to the impact of COVID-19 on education. If this is important to you, please consider donating to our education reporting fund. https://business.facebook.com/donate/1846323118855149/3262802717172659/