NOW:53208:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
43°
H 43° L 37°
Clear | 0MPH

Gas Pains

Tom grew up in Milwaukee, bartended in Wauwatosa in the '70s and moved here in 1984.

Commentary, observations and musings about the outdoors, life in general and maybe Tosa politics and personalities will be the order of the day. He savors a lively debate as much as terrific cooking.

Favorite Uncle

Canada, Family, Favorite Uncles, Odds and Ends

I have long been a supporter of the notion of having a favorite uncle. 

Read more

Friday Morning Music

Friday Morning Music, The Rolling Stones, Not Fade Away, Buddy Holly and the Crickets

Start of the weekend readers.  The Stones covering a Buddy Holly original.

Read more

Friday Morning Music

Friday Morning Music, Dave Alvin, Fourth of July

It's Independence Day people.

Read more

Friday Morning Music

Friday Morning Music, Women of Soul, Aretha Franklin, Jill Scott, Rock Steady

It's the start of the weekend readers.

Read more

Open a School - Save the Eschweilers

The University Laboratory School, Save the Eschweilers, Innovation Campus, Public Charter Schools, STEM Education, Environmental and Historic Preservation

The blogger happens to be a member of the University Laboratory School's Founding Board of Directors.  As a consequence I'm pretty close to the discussions surrounding our efforts to open a public school - chartered by UWM - in the historic Eschweiler buildings.  It's an exciting prospect - opening a STEM-focused middle/high school in the midst of Innovation Campus.  For the better part of a year we've been working towards reaching an operational agreement with the Wauwatosa School District so that we can proceed with our fundraising and attempt to make this happen.

Read more

Page Tools