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June 14, 2017 by Mary Ann Szelmeczka Fabich (Register to contact)

Barbara Grudnowski Kramacz, class of 1954 passed away recently.
Janet Burrow Szymakowski, class of 1955 passed away recently.

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Student involved in MPS fight now charged in deadly police chase, teacher’s aide says  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

BAY VIEW -- A teen caught on camera fighting a teacher's aide at Bay View High School is once again in trouble. That teacher's aide says he's the same kid who ...



MPS students compete in ice cream challenge  WDJT

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Milwaukee Public School students from the district's culinary arts programs competed in an ice cream challenge at Bayview High ...



Free outdoor concerts and music series in the Milwaukee area in the summer of 2019  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Cafe Sopra Mare: 10:30 a.m., Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, Mercury Courtyard, 2220 N. Terrace Ave. Emma Koi & Erin Brooker-Miller, June 2; ...



Controversial apartment proposal would create 230 upscale units in Milwaukee's Bay View neighborhood  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

An apartment development proposed for Milwaukee's Bay View neighborhood would add up to 230 upscale units — if it wins Common Council approval.



Apartment developer closes on purchase of Bay View American Legion building  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

An apartment developer has completed his purchase of a former American Legion building in Bay View, which will be demolished to make way for a new ...



Eyes on Milwaukee: Bay View Proposal Gets Smaller, Shorter  urbanmilwaukee

After meeting with neighbors, developer reduces project's size by 10 percent, but Zielinski will vote against plan.



“Deeply disturbing:” Teacher’s aide at Bay View H.S. arrested after incident with student  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE -- A teacher's aide from Bay View High School was arrested after an incident in a classroom that was captured on camera. The video, which was ...



Here are the candidate's competing in Tuesday's primary for the MPS District 8 board seat  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Three political newcomers will be on the ballot in Tuesday's primary as they vie for the 8th District Milwaukee Public Schools board seat. Derek Beyer, Kathryn ...



Major apartment and retail development could be coming to Milwaukee's Bay View neighborhood  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A major commercial development is in the works for Bay View — a Milwaukee neighborhood that has seen several new apartment and retail buildings ...



Missing: Police investigating after 15-year-old girl last seen at Bay View High School  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating a case involving a 15-year-old girl who has been missing since Monday, October 9th. Police said Yahaira M.



Chill on the Hill announces its 2019 lineup  OnMilwaukee.com

Summer festival (announcement) season continues on this week, as Bay View's Chill on the Hill joined the daily Summerfest grounds stage announcements and ...



Cultivating Healthy Bodies, Imagination, and Down to Earth Know-How  Bay View Compass

Milwaukee Parkside School for the Arts? Agriculture Program grows and grows. Kegan Murray, Anaiyahliz Coriano Torres, Erin Dentice, Mary Thaw, and Colton ...



Vote Tuesday for Milwaukee School Board  urbanmilwaukee

February 19th primary has one race: MPS board seat for south side & downtown district.



17 Reasons to Visit Bay View  Milwaukee Magazine

... Bay View incorporated; over 2,500 people live in Milwaukee's first suburb; 1886: In what's known as the Bay View Massacre, Wisconsin National Guardsmen ...



30 arrested after large fight at Bay View High School  FOX6Now.com Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police say 30 arrests were made Thursday, October 18th after a fight in the school cafeteria quickly became a brawl at Milwaukee's ...



Bay View High School's First Fusion Fest  Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

By Ana Martinez-Ortiz. (Left to right) Bay View students, Evelyn Tinoco, Jimmy Garcia and Dekaeshawn Tramme researched TV and radio waves. (Photo by Ana ...



Jasmine Pennix now charged, fired after pushing Bay View H.S. student in class  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE -- 39-year-old Jasmine Pennix of Milwaukee was charged on Friday afternoon, April 22nd with one count of physical abuse of a child. This in ...



City Conference title up for grabs between Morse Marshall and Bay View  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE--A battle of City Conference division leaders had Morse Marshal facing Bay View for the overall City title. Josh Williams gets Bay View rolling with a ...



“I ain’t proud of none of it:” Former teacher’s aide fired after altercation files federal lawsuit against MPS  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE -- Jasmine Pennix has filed a federal lawsuit against Milwaukee Public Schools. Pennix is the former Bay View High School teacher's aide charged ...



Bay View High School to celebrate 100 years  Bay View Compass

In 1929, the Bay View High School Band was small and populated mostly by young men. The drum major wins the contest for best uniform! 1929 ORACLE, BAY ...



School aide arrested in classroom attack captured on video  WISN Milwaukee

A teacher's aide at Bay View High School was arrested Wednesday, hours after he pushed a student and held him to the floor by the throat.



Former MPS teacher’s aide pleads no contest after altercation with student  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE COUNTY — 39-year-old Jasmine Pennix — the former Bay View High School teacher's aide charged following an altercation with a student that ...



Hidden gem: Frank's Power Plant  OnMilwaukee.com

Patti D'Acquisto says she never intended to own another tavern. But now she's back behind the bar, this time at Frank's Power Plant, 2800 S. Kinnickinnic Ave. in ...



Student accused of threatening to shoot up Mukwonago High School had his free speech violated, lawyer says  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Jared Roberts is accused of threatening to kill students at Mukwonago High School.



Hidden Gem: Landmark 1850  OnMilwaukee.com

Landmark 1850, 5905 S. Howell Ave., was built more than 165 years ago to serve as a stage coach stop between Milwaukee and Racine. Today, it's fully ...



Huge Project Proposed for Bay View  urbanmilwaukee

Six-floor, $25 million project with 144 apartments and 15000 square feet of retail.



NEWaukeean of the Week: Elora Hennessey  urbanmilwaukee

Where do you work and what makes your role awesome? I work at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. My role is awesome, I seriously love my job for an ...



ACE design, construction mentorship program grows in Milwaukee  Milwaukee Business Journal

A national training program aiming to attract high school students to construction and design careers more than doubled its enrollment during a second year in ...



Attorney for former aide accused in altercation with student: Viral video doesn’t tell whole story  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE -- 39-year-old Jasmine Pennix -- the former teacher's aide who was allegedly involved in an altercation with a student at Bay View High School that ...



Historic Bay View  Bay View Compass

I'm 72 years old and still see that snowball coming right at my face. I was eight. The thrower was maybe 18, a wooer of my cousin Tina. I was hooting at their ...



Lineups for music in parks this summer released  WISN Milwaukee

Ready to get outside and enjoy some music? Well, check out what shows you can see this summer at River Rhythms, Jazz in the Park and Chill on the Hill.



Milwaukee Film Festival: 'Sijan' Is Quite a Story  urbanmilwaukee

Milwaukee has its share of war heroes. Rufus King, Billy Mitchell and Douglas MacArthur were generals that served in the Civil War, World War I and World War ...



Exclusive: Fired MPS teacher's aide speaks out about slamming student to ground  WISN Milwaukee

A former MPS teacher's aide says he's not sorry for defending himself against a student in a classroom last year.



Crabby's Bar & Grill — Fran Daniels has served up handmade fare for more than 50 years  Bay View Compass

Fran Daniels has been part of the Bay View business community for more than 50 years. He opened Francisco's, his first restaurant, in 1964. Twenty years later ...



Ockerlander, Donald R.  Waupaca County News

Donald R. Ockerlander of the Wisconsin Veterans Home, age 88, passed away on Monday, December 24, 2018. He was born on December 1, 1930 to ...



Urban spelunking: At Random  OnMilwaukee.com

It's possible there is no more historic, eccentric and beloved bar in Milwaukee than Bay View's At Random. We met up with new owner John Dye for a deep dig ...



Bay View Football Coach Named Most Valuable Coach Finalist for Helping Tie School and Community Together  urbanmilwaukee

Bay View High School coach Jeff Wallack is one of 50 recognized for their contribution on and off the field; now competing for votes to earn top honor. By U.S. ...



After 90 years, Milw.’s South Stadium to be demolished, rebuilt  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- The old South Stadium is coming down after serving the Milwaukee Public Schools and community for 90 years. In less than a month's ...



Across Wisconsin, students take part in National School Walkout against gun violence  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Students at Rufus King High School in Milwaukee took part in the National School Walkout on Wednesday. The 17-minute walkout was to remember the 17 lives ...



Restaurant-lounge BV 3001 planned for former Pastiche site in Bay View  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

It would take over the former Pastiche site at 3001 S. Kinnickinnic.



Eyes on Milwaukee: Pattee, Urbal Tea Partner on New Cafe  urbanmilwaukee

Developer buying building on S.13th St. in Polonia neighborhood for cafe and tea factory.



First-Ever MPS Job Fair a Success  urbanmilwaukee

More than 60 employers meet with 1000 students from 26 schools.



A last look inside the old King Dr. Schuster's / Gimbels before rehab begins  OnMilwaukee.com

For years, we've hoped to see the metal cladding come off the former Schuster's / Gimbels building on King Drive and Garfield Avenue – a feeling enhanced by ...



Milwaukee-area students will march on Columbine anniversary as they continue to seek gun reform  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

On the anniversary of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting, students in the Milwaukee area will hold another walkout to raise awareness about gun ...



Thousands of MPS students receive free devices, to ensure they have internet access  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE -- Thousands of Milwaukee Public Schools students received free devices to ensure they have internet access outside school. This, in an effort to ...



Lex Allen kicks off Bay View's outdoor concert series with Chill on the Hill performance  The Milwaukee Independent

The Bay View Neighborhood Association, in partnership with the Milwaukee County Parks, began its 14th season of Chill on the Hill on June 5 with a ...



Urban spelunking: Exploring the old Mound Street School attic  OnMilwaukee.com

There are always some Milwaukee places on my bucket list to see, and yesterday, I got to cross one off when I got a tour of the Winchester Place apartments in ...



Urban spelunking: Milwaukee Ballet / Schlitz Tivoli Palm Garden  OnMilwaukee.com

As the Milwaukee Ballet prepares to move into its new Third Ward digs - still under construction - in September, it is also beginning to say goodbye to its longtime ...



Urban spelunking: 20 Ton Studios in a former TMER&L electrical substation  OnMilwaukee.com

Dotted across the Milwaukee landscape are a series of red brick buildings that are instantly recognizable to many as former substations built by the Milwaukee ...



Bay View student's shooting death produces shock, grief  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Jonoshia M. Alexander's friends said Thursday that the 17-year-old Bay View High School student, who was killed near a bus stop Wednesday, loved to dance ...



Arts @ Large Purchases 1890s Building  urbanmilwaukee

Built by Patrick Cudahy, the building housed a meat market. It's soon to be a haven for artists.



Hidden gem: Koz's Mini Bowl  OnMilwaukee.com

There are some places that we just can't imagine losing - though, of course, many such classics have disappeared over the years - and Koz's Mini Bowl, 2078 S.



Mystery Buildings  Bay View Compass

Mystery Building 2401 S. Kinnickinnic. A lot of history is packed into this 500-square-foot building at 2401 S. Kinnickinnic. It was moved to this location in 1897 ...



Streets of Old MKE saloonkeeper shares news of 21st annual Food & Froth event  OnMilwaukee.com

This morning I bellied up to the bar at the Schlitz tied house in the Streets of Old Milwaukee for my usual three quick shots of breakfast whiskey where the ...



A peek inside an 1890's Milwaukee high school  OnMilwaukee.com

When Milwaukee's West Side High School graduated its first class in 1898, it published "Hesper," its yearbook. A copy of the book is preserved in the stellar local ...



After teen pushed by teacher’s aide in viral video, one family says he shouldn’t have been at school  fox6now.com

BAY VIEW -- A Bay View High School teacher's aide was criminally charged and fired from his job after he was caught on camera pushing a 14-year-old boy ...



Urban spelunking: Williams House in Bay View  OnMilwaukee.com

Last week, in a post showing some Bay View gems, there was a blurb about the Joseph Williams house at 606 E. Homer St. Built in 1865 the home, according to ...



11 lost Milwaukee schoolhouses  OnMilwaukee.com

Milwaukee is lucky to still have so many beautiful 19th century and early 20th century schoolhouses - designed by the most respected and talented Milwaukee ...



2017 Milwaukee Holiday Parade: Lineup, Parking, Schedule and More  Patch.com

2017 Milwaukee Holiday Parade - Milwaukee, WI - The Milwaukee Holiday parade made its debut in 1927. Here's when the 2017 parade starts, where to park ...



Urban spelunking: St. John's Crypt, open this week for tours  OnMilwaukee.com

As a fan of architecture and an occasional traveler to Europe and its many churches, I've seen a fair number of crypts - burial chambers beneath houses of ...



Urban Spelunking: "Honest John" Schlosser's ship chandlery / Reginald Baylor Studio  OnMilwaukee.com

Artist Reginald Baylor recently opened his new studio at 211 W. Florida St. in Walker's Point in a low-slung, two-story building that actually carries three ...



Urban Spelunking: George Peckham House / Friendship House  OnMilwaukee.com

The house that George W. Peckham built at 1029 N. Marshall St. in 1855 doesn't appear to be anywhere near retirement - thankfully - but it has most certainly ...



Urban spelunking: Cudahy's Pulaski Inn  OnMilwaukee.com

Tradition runs deep in Cudahy and the Pulaski Hall that was built there, at 3900 E. Pulaski Ave., in 1905 not only still stands, it's still operating. And it still bears ...



Urban Spelunking: 12 photos inside the shuttered Karl Ratzsch's restaurant  OnMilwaukee.com

Restaurateurs Karl Ratzsch and Ella Helene Ratzsch created what they called a 'new-old restaurant ... with an authentic atmosphere of old time hospitality.



7 beautiful Bay View buildings  OnMilwaukee.com

When I lived in Bay View for about seven years in the 1990s and early 2000s, I spent a lot of time walking. So, as you might expect, I have way more than seven, ...



VIP MKE: Immaculate Conception  OnMilwaukee.com

On Saturday, Nov. 5, the Archdiocese of Milwaukee swings open the doors to four parishes around Milwaukee to welcome the community in for behind the ...



Levin uncovers the counter that served countless memories at Goldmann's  OnMilwaukee.com

That most intrepid of historical Milwaukee retail and signage sleuths, Adam Levin, who moderates the Old Milwaukee group on Facebook, has uncovered ...



Learning to Dig Archeology  urbanmilwaukee

A Discovery World program teaches students while excavating history in Bay View.



What's going on in Milwaukee this week: April 6-12  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Find something to do this week with our extensive event listings.



Urban Spelunking: The recently surplussed Wisconsin Avenue School  OnMilwaukee.com

With its variegated brick, squared approach and collegiate gothic flourishes, Wisconsin Avenue School, on the corner of 27th and Wisconsin, is what many of us ...



Urban spelunking: Marquette's Haggerty Museum of Art  OnMilwaukee.com

During the inaugural Milwaukee Museum Week, Jan. 21-27. nearly a dozen and a half area museums are offering special deals, others extended hours, still ...



Director brings fresh options to Cudahy Rec Department  Bay View Compass

When Tina Kreitlow started as full-time director of the Cudahy Community Education and Recreation Department in 2013, she had many goals in mind. Her main ...



Bay View Mural Brings a Message  urbanmilwaukee

The message of new mural is "Love Where You Live," which is probably how most Bay View residents feel about their neighborhood. By Helen Koth - Jun 12th, ...



Urban spelunking: Eighth Street School  OnMilwaukee.com

On the second floor of Eighth Street School, 609 N. 8th St., there is a collage constructed by a New School for Community *Service* student out of photographs of ...



Rep: Larson  Bay View Compass

District 7 State Senator Chris Larson will hold listening sessions at Bay View Middle & High School Tuesday, April 22, 5 to 6:30pm in the auditorium, 2571 S.



Urban Spelunking: Harley-Davidson Museum  OnMilwaukee.com

One of the best things about the Harley-Davidson Museum, 400 W. Canal St. in the Menomonee Valley, is that visitors get to see just about everything.



Story of survival: New book shares remarkable life of Air Force Capt. Lance Sijan  fox6now.com

ST. FRANCIS -- It's a sensational survival story but one which is familiar to far too few people particularly here in southeastern Wisconsin. Even those who know ...



Two Shorewood High School students leading 50 Miles More march to Paul Ryan's hometown in a call for gun reform  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Two Shorewood High School students are helping co-lead a march that they hope will continue to "keep the national spotlight on gun reform." Katie Eder and ...



Raymond Szmanda, known as the ‘Menards Guy’ has passed away at 91  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

ANTIGO -- Raymond Szmanda, known as the "Menards Guy" because he was a spokesman for the company has passed away at the age of 91, according to an ...



“Tears of joy:” Graduates of MU, UWM celebrate accomplishments as they walk across the stage  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE -- Thousands of students donned caps and gowns and walked across the stage, celebrating years of hard work, as Marquette University and the ...



Herb Kohl Foundation Announces 2017 Academic Awards and Scholarships  urbanmilwaukee

By Milwaukee Public Schools - Mar 16th, 2017 12:44 pm. MPS Principal Jennifer Doucette. Image from MPS. More than 200 graduating seniors, 100 teachers ...



10 must-see Doors Open MKE sites  OnMilwaukee.com

There's no better way to get a peek inside Milwaukee's most interesting - and often most historic - sites, many of them typically off limits to the public, than Historic ...



17 photos of Milwaukee's next hot neighborhood  OnMilwaukee.com

For the reasons discussed here, I'm convinced that Milwaukee's simmering Haymarket Square area, just north of Downtown, is the city's next hot neighborhood.



Hometown hero: Community honors Captain Lance Sijan at Mitchell Intl. Airport  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE -- On Friday, May 26th the community came together to honor local war hero and Medal of Honor recipient, Captain Lance P. Sijan, during a ...



Wisconsin Summer Music Festival Guide | Entertainment  Wisconsin Gazette

For fans of live music, there is no better time of year than summer. The combination of *fresh* air and live music is undeniable. You can sing to the heavens.



Urban Spelunking: Lee School  OnMilwaukee.com

Now that Lee School -- which closed in 2009 -- is back in the news, it seemed like a good time to finally get a look at this vintage schoolhouse I've long been ...



Urban Spelunking: F. Mayer Boot & Shoe Co., aka "The Fortress"  OnMilwaukee.com

The remnants of Milwaukee's manufacturing and industrial past have long provided havens for creativity for the city's musicians, photographers, painters and ...



Urban spelunking: Sisters of St. Francis  OnMilwaukee.com

While my visit to the St. Francis complex that is home to the Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi didn't uncover any evidence of tunnels and caves on the southern end ...



MPS draws hundreds of families to school enrollment fair  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

Hundreds of Milwaukee families applied to enroll their children in elementary, middle and high schools at the MPS School Fair held at Milwaukee High School of ...



Urban Spelunking: A UWM campus walking tour with Bob Greenstreet  OnMilwaukee.com

Recently, I took a walk around the UW-Milwaukee campus with School of Architecture and Urban Planning dean and professor Bob Greenstreet. Come along for ...



9 dramatic Milwaukee fire photos  OnMilwaukee.com

We asked retired Milwaukee firefighter Wayne Mutza - who has also authored books on the history of and his time with the Milwaukee Fire Dept. - about some of ...



Urban Spelunking: West Allis Roosevelt Elementary  OnMilwaukee.com

Back in 1996, some folks saw the closing of West Allis-West Milwaukee School District's Roosevelt School, 932 S. 60th St., as 'inevitable' and that prediction ...



Little landmarks: Neighborhood churches edition  OnMilwaukee.com

In this occasional series that looks at some often-unheralded gems of local architecture and history, we turn our eyes toward some small neighborhood churches ...



Urban Spelunking: Wisconsin Black Historical Society and Museum  OnMilwaukee.com

Since 1987 former television cameraman Clayborn Benson has been working tirelessly to preserve Milwaukee and Wisconsin's African-American history via his ...



Urban spelunking: Former Concordia College campus  OnMilwaukee.com

Standing amid the surviving buildings of the old Concordia College, it's easy to imagine what an inviting campus this was back in the day. Low-rise buildings ...



Urban spelunking: Solomon Juneau's cabin  OnMilwaukee.com

Perhaps no Milwaukee historical landmark has suffered more indignity than the replica of the early home of founder Solomon Juneau. After being sealed to the ...



“It’ll tell the truth:” Security cameras to keep watch over south side neighborhood  fox6now.com

MILWAUKEE -- One woman is dead and a man injured following a shooting that took place near 13th and Montana Monday night, January 23rd. In addition to ...



Urban Spelunking: St. Martini Lutheran Church & School  OnMilwaukee.com

Though the language and country of origin is different, St. Martini Lutheran Church and School continues to serve as a vibrant landmark in the heart of a ...



Groundbreaking set for addition to MPS' top-performing Fernwood Montessori School  urbanmilwaukee

MILWAUKEE (September 29, 2015) – Milwaukee Public Schools and community leaders will ceremonially break ground Thursday for an addition at MPS' ...



Who Was Lance Sijan? Efforts Underway To Expand Milwaukee War Hero's Legacy  WUWM

If you live in Milwaukee, you may have driven past Sijan Field on Kinnickinick Avenue in Bay View or the F4C Phantom Jet near the airport on College Avenue.



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