Mother's Day brunch guide
Fri, 6 May 2016 15:04:00 CDT - When you think of everything mom has done for you - the childbirth thing, the nurturing, the unwavering support and encouragement, the rides to Little League practice and the advice about clean underwear and running with scissors - a plate of eggs benedict, ham, fruit and assorted pastry with a few mimosas to wash it all down seems a bit, well, insufficient. But, what the heck? Tradition is tradition.
When #NeverTrump means "never Trump"
Fri, 6 May 2016 13:09:00 CDT - Consider this John Mumper's official endorsement of Hillary Clinton for president. He certainly didn't think it would come to this. Endorse Hillary? What on Earth? A vote for a third-party choice isn't going to be enough repudiation of Trump conservatism.
3 dishes: David Magnasco of The Chef's Table
Fri, 6 May 2016 11:01:00 CDT - We asked chefs to describe their restaurants in their own words and recommend three dishes that embody the best of what they offer. In this edition, we talk with David Magnasco of The Chef's Table in Walker's Point.
Brilliant: O'Lydia's launches Brinner Night
Fri, 6 May 2016 09:09:00 CDT - Does everyone love eating breakfast for dinner or "brinner?" It certainly seems that way and so O'Lydia's, 338 S. 1st St., might be Milwaukee's first restaurant to offer a Brinner Night every Tuesday starting May 10.
OnMilwaukee Weekend Preview: May 7-9, 2016
Fri, 6 May 2016 05:56:00 CDT - The great Milwaukee weekend is here - are YOU ready? This weekend you can celebrate all the glory of Derby day, Plein in the City, Cinco de Mayo, VEG expo, a '90s Bar Crawl and more! Listen to Silversun Pickups, Psych Fest or NeedletotheGroove!
An inside look: Bucks unveil new renderings of arena interior
Thu, 5 May 2016 19:05:00 CDT - On Thursday night, the Milwaukee Bucks released new renderings of the interior of the new Downtown arena.
What does a $100 margarita taste like?
Thu, 5 May 2016 18:03:00 CDT - I've certainly had my share of Cinco de Mayo margaritas, but today I had my very first $100 margarita at Plum Lounge, 780 N. Jefferson St.
Panel discussion on human trafficking focuses on debunking stereotypes
Thu, 5 May 2016 17:06:00 CDT - Human trafficking experts at a recent panel discussion agree that people from any socioeconomic, racial, ethnic or geographic background can be victims. In Milwaukee, however, the vast majority of victims are female and African-American, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Kentucky Derby parties you won't want to miss
Thu, 5 May 2016 15:01:00 CDT - The race starts at 5:30 p.m. - and lasts a whopping two minutes - but the partying goes on a whole lot longer. And we've got a list of some of the best places to don your derby and drink your juleps.
Bay View dining guide
Sun, 4 Oct 2015 13:00:00 CDT - Bay View is a serious contender within Milwaukee's food scene. Whether you are looking for an option that is classic or something new and exciting, Bay View has it.
Sticks and stones? Should the Redskins change their name?
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 13:03:00 CDT - The Washington Redskins football team is starting the process of getting a new stadium, either in Maryland or Virginia or Washington. A reporter asked team president George Allen if he would be willing to drop the nickname in order to get support for the new stadium. "No," Allen replied.
Bowersox fills Turner Hall with fantastic voice
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:29:00 CDT - The beautiful part of the Turner Hall ballroom on 4th Street is the acoustics in the room can benefit from a band, or a single singer. For Crystal Bowersox, the "American Idol" runner up in the show's 9th season, just her powerful voice filled the space.
15 years in numbers
Sat, 28 Sep 2013 13:01:00 CDT - As we celebrate 15 years in Milwaukee media, OnMilwaukee.com takes a mathematical look at just how much has happened in our city since 1998.
Sun, 7 Apr 2013 06:02:00 CDT - This is where we're going to collect ideas for stories that eventually can put on the budget.
A Meditation on reggae: A great roots harmony trio plays Shank Hall
Sat, 17 Mar 2012 09:03:00 CDT - In honor of this weekend's Milwaukee performance by The Meditations, we present five great 1970s reggae harmony groups - not an easy list to narrow down.
Crafty Cow's Cheese Curd Week means oodles of curds for a cause
Thu, 5 May 2016 13:16:00 CDT - If you love cheese curds - and we know you do - then you won't want to miss Cheese Curd Week at the Crafty Cow in Oconomowoc where indulging in cheese curd specials means supporting a great cause.
IKEA's first Wisconsin location to open in Oak Creek in summer 2018
Thu, 5 May 2016 11:56:00 CDT - After growing rumors over the past few days - and general speculation over the last decade - IKEA officially announced its first Wisconsin location, moving into Oak Creek with an estimated opening in summer 2018.
Can Abele plan ease racial disparities in Milwaukee?
Thu, 5 May 2016 11:16:00 CDT - As the black community in Milwaukee has fallen further away from the American dream, we have heard lots of talk and seen little action in efforts to remake the landscape and solve some of these persistent problems. Abele hopes to change that.
Progress report: Adventure Rock / Belay Apartments
Thu, 5 May 2016 08:55:00 CDT - Adventure Rock has begun offering hard hat tours of the new climbing gym it will open in June as part of Mandel Group's 46-unit Belay Apartments development on the corner of Commerce Street and North Avenue in Riverwest. This morning, we got a look inside.
You're young and having fun, but you're probably underinsured
Thu, 5 May 2016 06:00:00 CDT - Not to be the bearer of bad news, but chances are you are drastically underinsured, to the point where after you read this, you are going to want to pick up the phone and call your insurance agent.