Milwaukee Edition

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Title Issue
Launching a Kitchen-
Based Food Business 
from Home

Launching a Kitchen-
Based Food Business 
from Home

Depending on the relatively new cottage food laws in Wisconsin and other states, home bakers, picklers and jammers can now launch a food business from their home kitchen.

July 2015
Leaders of Milwaukee’s Sustainable Food Movement

Leaders of Milwaukee’s Sustainable Food Movement

Today’s metropolitan Milwaukee area has an abundance of small-scale and urban farms, nonprofits and community partnerships striving to make fresh and organically grown food accessible and affordable for everyone.

July 2015
Good Harvest’s Dedication to Health and Sustainability Continues in New, Larger Store

Good Harvest’s Dedication to Health and Sustainability Continues in New, Larger Store

June 2015
What is Rolfing?

What is Rolfing?

Rolfing is bodywork–hands-on, manual therapy, that can be relaxing and restorative and has many additional physical and emotional benefits.

May 2015
Landscaping Company Rooted in Sustainable Practices

Landscaping Company Rooted in Sustainable Practices

David Fischer and Mike Herrenbruck, co-owners of Eco Harmony Landscape & Design, LLC, met while enrolled in the horticultural program at Milwaukee Area Technical College, and later teamed up to build a successful and sustainable horticulture business.

April 2015
The Wisconsin Dells is a Winter Wonderland of Holiday Adventure

The Wisconsin Dells is a Winter Wonderland of Holiday Adventure

Winter is a magical time to drive just two hours from Milwaukee to the Wisconsin Dells and discover a tasty food and drink culture, stylish shopping and healthy outdoor family adventures that we might not expect to find.

December 2013
The Brewery

The Brewery

Philanthropist Joseph A. Zilber purchased the Pabst Brewing Company in 2006 for preservation and redevelopment as Brewery Project LLC, also known as The Brewery. It is Milwaukee's newest, sustainable, mixed-use urban neighborhood, boasting a LEED Stage II Platinum Plan designation from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

October 2013
Source 1 Project Solutions

Source 1 Project Solutions

Source 1 Project Solutions, Inc., in Butler, owned by Jonathan Synovic, president, and Toby Van Sistine, offers healthy home remodeling and construction design and consulting.

October 2013
Milwaukee Community Sailing Center

Milwaukee Community Sailing Center

The Milwaukee Community Sailing Center (MCSC) was started by a group of local sailors who sought to form a community organization that would make sailing accessible to all Milwaukeans.

August 2013
Building a More Resilient Milwaukee

Building a More Resilient Milwaukee

Since 2007, organizations such as the Center for Resilient Cities (CRC), Milwaukee Food Council (MFC), SeedFolks Youth Ministry, Alice’s Garden and Walnut Way Conservation Corp. have been among the dozens working with Milwaukee residents to create a healthy food system that is economically vibrant, socially just and environmentally sustainable.

March 2013