When Miranda Spindt of Genesee Depot told her daughter and son to help people and find ways to give back, she didn't necessarily envision creating something brand-new in Waukesha.
A 40-year-old Waukesha man was charged with allegedly providing the heroin that killed Theresa R. Wamser, found dead of an apparent overdose in April 2012.
Waukesha, WI – Material handling equipment manufacturer, Wildeck, Inc., announced plans to display a 10 ft. tall replica of Les Paul’s pioneering design of the solid-body electric guitar directly on Les Paul Parkway (Hwy 59/164), immediately in front of the company’s 100,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility. The guitar is part of the city-wide GuitarTown project that is unique to Waukesha in the Midwest. Proceeds from sponsors will aid local non-profit organizations, including music and art programs within Waukesha Schools, Habitat for Humanity, and the Food Pantry of Waukesha.
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