Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Republicans have chance of holding state Senate Nygren story does not inspire confidence  Can we dispense with the obvious? Democrats were already spinning Tuesday’s election results as “building momentum” in the recall elections. It’s a clear example of “say anything and hope it sticks.” Democratic state Sen. Dave Hansen defeated recall organizer David VanderLeest rather […]

It’s 2010, the year someone loses a contact. Once again, it’s time to shake the magic martini shaker and see into the future.  Four or five ought to do it.  If we stare at the olive in the glass long enough, a vision slowly appears.  A vision of things to come, and another refill.  This […]

Another year come and gone and the view from Whiterock Avenue of the Fox River remains unobstructed by a baseball stadium. The Waukesha Freeman reported yesterday that the Northwoods Baseball League will just have to wait another year before asking the Waukesha Common Council for permission to dig up Frame Park. The plans are on […]

Waukesha Mayor Larry Nelson said tonight, “the ball is in Chad Bauer’s court,” regarding the possibility of the Northwoods Baseball League having baseball at Frame Park in 2010. The mayor said he spoke with Bauer recently but that Bauer has been unable to secure financing for the stadium construction. Nelson agreed that, “Time is definitely running […]

Frame Park Stadium website, under construction. Must be still looking for financing. Print this entry

Just heard the train horn, two short, one long. We’ve got helicopters landing in the neighborhood. (ht: Spring City) And the city is debating whether to allow Chad Bauer build a stadium in Frame Park. Didn’t we just go through all this? Print this entry

The Madison Mallards are offering free baseball tickets for life to every child born on June 1st at St. Mary’s hospital in Madison. Governor Doyle’s revenue collectors will also be on hand to present the child a bill for the taxes on the free baseball tickets. They won’t have to slap the babies on the […]

Alderman Chris Hernandez gave his explanation to the residents of Phoenix Heights why he voted in favor of the stadium at Frame Park. Based upon audio I received of the meeting, the following is a transcript of his answer: A Phoenix Heights resident asked Alderman Hernandez why he voted in favor of the stadium. “That […]

Went to the Waukesha Common Council meeting tonight. No announcement tonight on the radium settlement with the DNR. Global warming has hit Waukesha. Alderman Tortomasi said the “coldest January” caused nine water main breaks, and two in February. If you see water cascading down Arcadian or bubbling up on Broadway, call the city. And if […]

Will the Waukesha Board of Zoning Appeals see it’s shadow? Consideration of Steve Edlund’s appeal regarding the permitting of a stadium for the Northwoods Baseball League has been postponed to February 2nd at 4:00 PM. Edlund reports the delay is because, “the chairperson has requested more time to study the appeal.” Print this entry