Family lured Jerrianne and her husband to South Milwaukee in 2002 from Southern California where she worked as, first, a journalist, then, as a court information officer. She now stays busy with media-relations consulting, playing with her three grandchildren (part of the lure), writing, discovering her new environs, and hoping her garden will produce before the first fall frost.
South Milwaukee author -- and true Renaissance woman -- Bobbie Groth will be selling and signing copies of her book, "The Incredible Story of Ephraim Nute: Scandal, Bloodshed and Unitarianism on the American Frontier," on Wednesday at Nona's Cafe in South Milwaukee. She will also be reading from the book. Here are the details:
2206 10th Avenue
Wednesday, May 18