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Try Redd’s Apple Ale

Join DJ Throwback Thursday, July 31 from 6pm-8pm for Jammin’ Night Out with Redd’s Apple Ale.

The party will be in Kenosha at Uncle Mike’s Highway Pub, 6611 120th Avenue.  You’ll have a chance to win great prizes and enjoy specials on Redd’s Apple Ale.  Plus don’t forget to try some of Uncle Mike’s awesome wings.

Not sure where Uncle Mike’s Highway Pub is located?  It’s on the east frontage road next to I-94 and just north of Highway 50.

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Get Your Auto Parts for 50% Off One Day ONLY!

Saturday, August 2 at Wrench ’N Go!

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GLBA Presents the “NEW Monday Night Originals”

Monday nights are back but with an original flavor.  Get your friends and co-workers together and gather at different Monday night locations for food, fun and delicious, ice cold beer.

There’s even FREE food, great drink specials and a raffle each week that benefits the Great Lakes Beverage Scholarship Fund.

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Aretha Franklin

The “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin will belt out her hits on Tuesday, August 5 at 7:30pm on the main stage at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Tickets are on sale at WiStateFair.com and the fair ticket office, 7722 W. Greenfield Avenue.  Tickets are $39 and $29 and include fair admission when purchased prior to entering the fair park.

The fair ticket office is open Monday through Friday from 10am-3pm.  Service fees apply to all online orders and purchasers will have print-at-home or mail-order options.

The 2014 Wisconsin State Fair, presented by U.S. Cellular, is Thursday, July 31 - Sunday, August 10.

Brass Band

The Stooges Brass Band

The Stooges Brass Band will perform as part of the “Live at Peck Pavilion” series at the Marcus Center on Tuesday, August 5 at 7:30pm.  The Stooges Brass Band has earned their rank as one of the elite brass bands in New Orleans.  The band consistently provides a welcome blast of true New Orleans spirit engaging audiences with their innovative blend of traditional New Orleans brass sounds, contemporary jazz and hip-hop beats.

General admission tickets for the fixed seats of the Peck Pavilion bowl are $8 per concert with kids 12 and under admitted free with an adult.

“Live at Peck Pavilion” is a series that brings action outside to the beautiful Peck Pavilion nestled between the Milwaukee River and a mature grove of chestnut trees on the Marcus Center grounds. With a broad programmatic focus the performances are engaging, intriguing and world-class.

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A recent study suggests that most elementary age students like eating the healthier school lunches required by the USDA.

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Sony looks to revive the Playstation network

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Sony Corp is hammering out plans to rise from the ashes of nearly $10 billion lost in six years by building a future around the PlayStation.

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The running back apologizes to his wife for hitting her, vowing to be an "ambassador against domestic violence."

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A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, July 31.

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Teams are scrambling to finish acquiring difference-making players for this season or possible future stars ahead of Thursday's trade deadline.

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The Washington Redskins have hired a public relations firm to help battle criticism that its name is a racial slur.

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A vessel unearthed at the World Trade Center site dates back to three years before the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

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At 100, Rhode Island woman finally graduates

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A Rhode Island centenarian has received something she'd wanted for more than eight decades: her high school diploma.

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Social media asks: ‘Who is the woman in black?’

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A quiet woman wearing a flowing, black dress has the curious wondering who she is and spurred a social media site to document her trek.

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Chaos erupts at Comic-Con Zombie Walk

People dressed and made up as zombies take part in a traditional Zombie Walk in Prague, Czech Republic, Saturday, May 24, 2014.

An elderly woman was hit by a car during a Zombie Walk after "zombies" attacked a car attempting to flee the scene.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Girl doesn’t want brother to grow up

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Five-year-old Sadie doesn't want her little brother to grow up because he's too cute now as a baby.

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Lorde curating ‘Hunger Games’ soundtrack

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The 17-year-old pop star is recording a single for the third installment of the franchise.

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David Cassidy reportedly skips court for race track

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The '70s heartthrob was reportedly at the race track while his attorney was in court representing him on a drunken driving charge.

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PHOTOS: Inside Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch

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Stars hold out for big payday on ‘Big Bang Theory’

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Production of the hit comedy is on hold as the show's stars demand big bucks.

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Alicia Keys expecting second child

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The "Empire State of Mind" hitmaker is expecting her second child with husband, producer Swizz Beatz.

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REVIEW: ‘Guardians’ among year’s most entertaining

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Director James Gunn elevates our August with one of the most entertaining films of 2014, Marvel’s "Guardians of the Galaxy."

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