Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Former Waukesha Freeman columnist Pete Kennedy was at Monday night’s football game in Seattle and gave a report of what he experienced. So here are a few things that stood out about the play and the aftermath: Not once did they show a replay of that last play at the stadium. After the play, the […]

I’ve known for a few days that Pete Kennedy is ending his column for the Waukesha Freeman.  I’m sorry to his column go. Pete has been very encouraging during my time writing for the Waukesha Freeman.  He regularly sends me notes telling me he liked this column or that one.  We exchanged information, and I […]

If I have one pet peeve, it’s the number of bloggers and others that won’t simply just ask a question before running to their keyboards. It’s too hard for them to send an e-mail or make a phone call to ask someone a question. Today’s example, Zach Wisniewski at Blogging Blue took a swipe at […]

The latest big controversy in Waukesha is whether or not the aldermen should continue to receive their meeting packets via the Waukesha Police Department playing courier. Pete Kennedy attacks the issue using the Q & A format in today’s Waukesha Freeman. Q. Why are you writing about it? A. Aldermen are talking about it, plus […]

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s “Politifact” says Mayor Jeff Scrima has performed a half-flip on his half-pay promise. “I believe I’m living up to my campaign promise,” Scrima told PolitiFact Wisconsin, arguing the city could enjoy greater benefits from his approach — especially once others contribute to the fund. “This is what I signed up for […]

Pete Kennedy’s column in the Waukesha Freeman deals with the future aggressiveness of Waukesha’s police force in handing out tickets. The increase in ticket activity is all but certain to come in 2011. The Waukesha Common Council is close to adding three new positions: two sworn traffic officers and a parking agent. The council’s Finance […]

Waukesha Freeman columnist Pete Kennedy took a moment out of this busy election season to go deep into the heart of darkness, Washington D.C., to see a football game. Your mother can still protect you. I went to the game with my mother and my sister. I believe my mother’s presence dissuaded a lot of […]

Waukesha Freeman columnist Pete Kennedy asks if Waukesha is getting angrier? Surprisingly, some members of the all-anger team say we’re not. The majority of the public isn’t angry, said local blogger and Freeman columnist James Wigderson. “It’s a small group of (Mayor Jeff) Scrima supporters who are very frustrated,” he said. They thought the mayor […]

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Pete Kennedy’s column in the Waukesha Freeman* on paint colors and hair salons (which, when you think about it, really go together) is worth reading if for nothing else but this, All right, so that fateful morning (after driving by Karen for Hair), I looked at paint colors and found some gem names. Disney has […]