Last week the governor appointed a task force to combat abuse of opium-based drugs. The state Department of Health Services on Tuesday issued a public health advisory about opioid addiction.
They are talking about the illegal street drug heroin and also legal prescription painkillers such as oxycodone.
“This feels like home.”
That was the sentiment expressed by thousands of Bradford High School students, alumni, school staff and elected officials during Thursday night’s dedication of Mary D. Bradford Stadium.
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside Fine Arts Gallery opens its season with Milwaukee artist Nirmal Raja’s contemporary look at her Indian heritage in the exhibit “Sifting: A Collection of Work.”
The opening reception is 4 to 6:30 p.m today (Sept. 22) in the Rita Tallent Picken Regional Center for the Arts and Hunanities. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments are available in addition to a cash bar. The show runs through Oct. 12.