Bucks negotiating to buy Journal Sentinel buildings for new arena
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:50:00 CDT - Sources say that the Milwaukee Bucks are in negotiations to purchase the Journal Sentinel buildings with the intention of constructing a multi-purpose arena on the site commonly known as Journal Square.
OnMilwaukee.com Weekend Preview, Oct. 31-Nov. 2
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:07:00 CDT - The city will be bustling with ghosts, goblins and spooky things to do this Halloween weekend. From having a frightful night of food to haunted ships -- we have you covered.
Artist Anne Basting creates ways to reduce isolation of senior citizens
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:06:00 CDT - "The Islands of Milwaukee" exhibit at City Hall was part of an ongoing effort to provide a voice to isolated seniors in Milwaukee, reports Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service.
#WeWant Hemingwrite, skinny ties, Gustin and more
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:03:00 CDT - A collection of things #WeWant and love this week!
In moving on, Sanders hungers for past success
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:05:00 CDT - Two years ago, Larry Sanders was Milwaukee's darling, a sudden fan favorite of those who follow the NBA and the Milwaukee Bucks. Last year was a totally different story. In 2014-15, Sanders seeks to recapture what went right two years ago under new coach Jason Kidd with a renewed hunger for the game.
Paz brings a taste of Peru to West Allis
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:07:00 CDT - Maritza Paz owns two restaurants, both called Chef Paz, but located 4,000 miles apart with one in Peru and the other in West Allis at 9039 W. National Ave.
Espinosa shares secrets of great crab cakes
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:01:00 CDT - Last week, planning to write a feature about crab cakes, I sought out Zach Espinosa, chef at Harbor House. We ended up having an in-depth discussion of what makes a great crab cake, the sourcing of crab meat and much more, including a discussion of trends in seafood. So, like a great chef does with an unexpected delivery of a new ingredient, I called an audible and am sharing the entire conversation with you here.
14 reasons Begel supports Burke
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:18:00 CDT - This is my last column before the election next Tuesday and so, I have debated and thought and listened to friend and foe alike and I have finally reached a decision. I have weighed and examined the issues and the personalities and the promises and the past records and I'm done. Here are the top 14 reasons to vote for Mary Burke.
Fantasy football picks week 9
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:31:00 CDT - We're officially in the stretch run of the fantasy football regular season, so we've got some picks you wouldn't have made a year ago, a hot player who's worth riding another week and a vulture to avoid.
Wisconsin sports film effort highlights the state of mind
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:22:00 CDT - Welcome to "Stadium of Mind," a crowdfunded effort to make a feature film in Wisconsin. "What we'd like to do is tell the next `Rudy' or `Miracle' in Wisconsin," said Jeremy Richter, CEO of Richter Studios and graduate of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
The making of coach Jason Kidd
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:07:00 CDT - Jason Kidd's coaching career began before he retired three years ago, before he even won a championship with the Dallas Mavericks in 2011. No, that started in Las Vegas, and then in Beijing, China, in 2008.
Featured chef: Millioke's John Rudolph
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:04:00 CDT - What kind of a chef is excited to take on a restaurant that carries the tagline: "Meat. Cheese. Beer?"
That's what I sought to find out when I interviewed Millioke's new executive chef, John Rudolph.
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.
Uptown Savages unleash new CD at annual Halloween bash
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:04:00 CDT - Milwaukee's rockabilly and vintage rock and roll kings, The Uptown Savages, host their annual Halloween bash this week at Frank's Power Plant and at the show, which also includes a performance by The Invaders, the seven-piece band will unveil its third disc, "Rock 'n' Roll With You."
Film critic Luhrssen's latest book looks at "War on the Silver Screen"
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 06:06:00 CDT - It's one of the great philosophical questions about cinema: How much does reality shape the movies we watch, and how much do the movies we watch shape our perception of reality? Long-time Shepherd Express film critic Dave Luhrssen takes on that question with his latest book, "War on the Silver Screen," along with another classic question proposed by the great Detroit philosopher Edwin Starr: War, what is it good for?
Cook like a pro 4: One final serving of recipes from Milwaukee's best chefs
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:06:00 CDT - There are tons of great restaurants and great dishes in Milwaukee. We talked to some of the best chefs in this town, asking for recipes that are unique to them and that can be made by a home cook without having to spend six years in a famous culinary school. Here is one final feast of recipes.
Meet the 2014-15 Milwaukee Bucks
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:07:00 CDT - The 2014-15 Milwaukee Bucks season begins Wednesday night in Charlotte, and here is a run down of the roster. Read on to find out some interesting (and quirky) facts about the team, and links to interact with them throughout the season.