Marquette Wire

OLIVER: Baseball, America’s pastime, is more than just a game

Eric Oliver

October 31, 2013

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The Green Monster, Joe DiMaggio’s 56 game hitting streak, the great homerun battle between Sosa and McGuire and, at least for me, the 2005 World Series. These are the things that make baseball the greatest game ever played and why it will always be America’s p...

OLIVER: For the love of Milwaukee

Eric Oliver

September 10, 2013

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I love Chicago. I was born in a suburb of Chicago, lived next to one of the biggest cities in the world for most of my life and even have a tattoo of the state of Illinois with the Chicago flag in it. When I decided to go to Marquette ...

Heroin use on the rise in Milwaukee

Nick Biggi

March 19, 2013

Filed under News

Heroin use in the area has increased exponentially over the past year, according to Capt. Anthony Smith, head of the Milwaukee Police Department's narcotics division.  Smith explained these findings at the Milwaukee Common Council's...