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Students stage walkout, rally at Capitol over police shooting
Mar 9, 2015 • Milwaukee Journal SentinelStudents walked out of classes at Madison East High School and at least one middle school at 10:30 a.m. University students gathered at Bascom Hall before beginning a march to the Capitol. The high ... "This is Madison, Wisconsin," Soglin told the crowd. More
Funeral services for Tony Robinson to be held at East High School
Mar 11, 2015 • Madison.comMadison police officer Matt Kenny fatally shot Robinson in a Williamson Street apartment around 6:30 p.m. Friday after police said Robinson fought with Kenny, who was knocked down from a blow to the head. Officers had been called to the apartment for a ... More
Tears, hugs, call for peace as more than 1000 gather for Tony Robinson funeral
Mar 14, 2015 • Madison.comRoughly 1,000 people filled the Milton McPike Field House at Madison East High School – with the overflow of another 200 or so people watching on video screens – as the public funeral service was held for Robinson, the 19-year-old who was fatally shot ... More
UW's famous marching band to perform Sunday in Wausau
Mar 4, 2015 • Wausau Daily HeraldWAUSAU — The University of Wisconsin Varsity Band is bringing its rousing, high-energy show on Sunday to Wausau East High School. The performance will be held at 1 p.m., and the show was organized through the efforts of the UW-Madison Alumni ... More
Hansen, Beverly "Bev" (Gay)
Mar 26, 2015 • Madison.com14, 1929, in Madison. Following graduation from Madison East High School in 1946, she worked as an assistant to the director of the School of Nursing at St. Mary's Hospital for several years. She married Wayne Hansen on Aug. 23, 1952, at St. Raphael's ... More
Rally at state capitol draws in more than 1500 college and high school students
Mar 9, 2015 • WKOWThe Wisconsin Department of Administration estimates the crowd inside the capitol was well over 1,500 people. That's not ... A few hundred UW-Madison students started their march to the state capitol with a brief gathering at Bascom Hill around 11:00 ... More
Hundreds gather for Tony Robinson's visitation, funeral at Madison East High ...
Mar 14, 2015 • Madison.comRobinson was shot and killed by Madison police officer Matthew Kenny on March 6. A preliminary autopsy report released Friday said that Robinson was shot multiple times in the head, torso and right arm. A visitation preceded the service. As hundreds of ... More
Purgolders fall in their first WIAA tournament run in 25 - WKOW 27: Madison ...
Mar 20, 2015 • WKOWMadison East High School's boys basketball team will make its first appearance in the state final four since 1987 this Friday. Senior guard Jordan Chester said he is dedicating the team's playoff run to Tony Robinson, the 19-year old killed in an ... More
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