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Tuesday on Lake Effect: Westlawn Gardens, 'The Stars Beneath Our Feet,' 'The Merry Widow'

Tuesday on Lake Effect

What's at stake from redeveloping Milwaukee's Westlawn Gardens neighborhood. Later, a new novel tells the story of a kid growing up in public housing in Harlem, and how Legos help him cope with the traumas around him. And a look at the Florentine Opera's production of The Merry Widow.


  • Murphy Antoine, architect, Torti Gallas and Partners; Warren Jones, vice president of construction, Travaux Incorporated
  • David Barclay Moore, author, The Stars Beneath Our Feet
  • Bill Florescu, Alyson Cambridge, Rosell Rodel, and Corey McKern, The Merry Widow, Florentine Opera