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.
One woman to another as they were leaving E. W. Luther school in Grant Park this morning after dropping tykes off for their second day of 4K: "I hope they learn something in school today."
"Yeah," replied the other woman. "They didn't learn anything yesterday."