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Milwaukee Man Wins $2.7 Million, Prize is the Largest on Record Awarded at Casino

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MILWAUKEE – One Milwaukee man's 2010 ended on a phenomenal high note Thursday night as he won a $2.7 million MegaJackpot® at Potawatomi Bingo Casino.

The $2.7 million prize is the largest on record awarded in the 20-year history of the Casino. The winner, who wishes to remain anonymous, was playing a $5 Wheel of Fortune® Double Diamond® machine when the MegaJackpot® hit.

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Casino's Miracle on Canal Street Raises Nearly $1 Million to Benefit 30 Milwaukee Area Children's Charities

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MILWAUKEE – Thirty children’s charities from southeastern Wisconsin are splitting $997,426 tonight, after Potawatomi Bingo Casino announced the money raised during their Miracle on Canal Street program. Each charity received $33,247. Additionally, the program surpassed $10 million raised since its inception in 1994. 

Money for the program is raised though special Miracle bingo games and a few special events. The funds have been accumulating throughout the year and the 2010 total was revealed during an event tonight in the Casino’s Nest of Life Bingo Hall.

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Miracle On Canal Street Grand Total Annoucement Set For Friday, Dec. 10

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MILWAUKEE - Thirty children’s charities from southeastern Wisconsin will receive a very special holiday gift, as Potawatomi Bingo Casino announces and distributes money raised during the 2010 Miracle on Canal Street program.

An event celebrating this year’s charities and the annual fund-raising program will take place in the Casino’s Nest of Life Bingo Hall. The program will feature the Waukesha Broadway Singers, speakers, and, of course, the unveiling of the year’s fund-raising total.

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Dream Police Featuring Cheap Trick Premieres at The Northern Lights Theater

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MILWAUKEE - More than thirty years after the release of the internationally acclaimed album Dream Police, Cheap Trick is staging a multi-date show featuring songs from the platinum record. The Rhythmic Noise Philharmonic Orchestra & Mind Choir will perform alongside these and other hits from Cheap Trick’s extensive catalog. The run kicks off January 20th, 2011 and includes 12 dates through February 26th.

For Dream Police, the band teamed up with sought after production designer Butch Allen (Paul McCartney, Metallica, No Doubt) and comic daredevil/producer Bello Nock. World-class video and film director and longtime Cheap Trick collaborator Jim Yukich also contributed.

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