Thursday, October 19th, 2017

I’d love to spend my time responding to Bruce Murphy or writing on the Huckleberry Finn controversy, but my head has been stuffed up more than a moose head within range of Sarah Palin’s rifle. Fortunately, there’s this great drug called pseudoephedrine that does a great job of helping me with my cold. Unfortunately, some […]

Waukesha County Supervisor Walter Kolb is playing host again to the Waukesha Republican Party campaign headquarters at his property on highway 164 and Pearl Street, right across from the porn shop. In front of the Republican headquarters will be the usual assortment of campaign signs. Also in front of the GOP headquarters are signs for […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Dec 17, 2009; Section:Opinion; Page Number:8A     Will supervisor’s vote on Walgreens lead to recall?  Town of Waukesha neighbors considering legal action  (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.)      The town of Waukesha has found an unfortunate way out […]

Last night the Town of Waukesha approved changing the planning for five properties from residential to commercial, a move necessary to accomodate a proposed new Walgreens store. Town Supervisor Steve Smart broke the deadlock by voting in favor of the proposal despite his very public insistence that he would stay completely out of the issue […]

I was hoping for an update in the Waukesha Freeman this morning, but I did not see one. As the Freeman reported, the Town of Waukesha’s planning committe did vote in favor of changing the plan for the five properties to allow the Walgreens to be built. However, the Town Board did not. Steve Smart […]

Town can shut down Walgreens expansion tonight – before it’s too late (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.) Everywhere you are, there’s a Walgreens near you. The drug store chain is approaching McDonald’s-level saturation, and even passing it in some areas. Who […]