ID not needed to vote in Nov. 4 election
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:06:00 CDT - The U.S. Supreme Court has temporarily blocked the Wisconsin voter ID law. Wisconsin voters will not need to show IDs to vote on Nov. 4, reports Milwaukee Neighborhood New Service's Andrea Waxman.

#WeWant Cuisinart Griddler, "The Mindy Project," books and more
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:03:00 CDT - We may have a solution for your winter grilling needs. Or maybe you are looking for a new book to add to your reading list? These and more are in this edition of the #WeWant!

Wilson anxious to get Marquette career started
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:04:00 CDT - Duane Wilson was robbed of his freshman campaign last year due to a knee injury, and now the Milwaukee native is more than ready to get his career started at Marquette University.

Take the Milwaukee challenge: Magoo's wings vs. TomKen's wings
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:07:00 CDT - A few years ago, we editorial staffers did a couple wings challenges, but pitting places on the eastern sides of town -- Bay View, Downtown, East Side. This time, we decided to pit two beloved and acclaimed West Allis institutions to the test: TomKen's and Magoo's.

Featured chef: Cafe Calatrava's new executive chef Micah Kaufman
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:53:00 CDT - You've met Milwaukee Art Museum chef Micah Kaufman in the pages of before, talking about how he creates menus for specific exhibitions at the museum for Cafe Calatrava. In honor of Kaufman's promotion to executive chef, we asked him about his background, his work at Milwaukee Art Museum and how his role is evolving there.

Voters would win if political ads were banned from broadcast media
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:08:00 CDT - When you want to decide who to vote for in a particular election -- like the governor's race that's on our doorstep -- probably the absolute worst way to get information about the candidates is through television or radio ads. There is probably nothing more inaccurate of deceitful than these ads which are created by campaigns, parties and various support groups.

Fantasy football picks week 8
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:34:00 CDT - It's week 8, and there are some hot waiver pickups out there this week for sure. But, while you may land a couple of them, not all are great starts this week. Read on to find out who to sit, and who to start.

Time Warner Cable SportsChannel's 'The Roundtable' hits 2,000 mark
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:12:00 CDT - Dennis Krause, a veteran of the sports landscape in Milwaukee - and Wisconsin for that matter - hit a milestone on his sports studio show "The Roundtable." The mainstay on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel aired its 2,000th episode on Tuesday night.

5 questions for Packers defensive lineman Mike Pennel
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:05:00 CDT - Mike Pennel was one of several feel-good stories coming out of training for the Green Bay Packers, making the team after being undrafted out of Colorado State University-Pueblo. Now. he has found himself in the regular rotation along the defensive line as the Packers have won four straight.

Rustico gets an overhaul
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:04:00 CDT - If you stopped over at Rustico for lunch or dinner on Monday, you may have noticed a closed sign in the window. That's because the restaurant is getting a bit of a facelift. Changes start with a brand new menu, which rolls out on Tuesday, October 21.

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, 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.

Not just dorm room food: Ramen's reputation rehab
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:16:00 CDT - For many in America, ramen is almost exclusively college dorm food, something quick and easy to make when the times are desperate and the money (or perhaps just the initiative) is low. Recently, however, ramen's reputation has begun to lose its college res hall stink in American culture.

"Fury" signifies nothing more than a decent WWII action movie
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:06:00 CDT - As the rare tank-based WWII action movie, Ayer's latest decently satisfies. When "Fury" tries to be anything more, however, the story's treading gets gummed up, and the effective machine loses steam.

2014 pumpkin patch guide
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:02:00 CDT - Southeastern Wisconsin is packed full of farms that allow you to pick your own pumpkins and offer a host of other attractions and treats, too. Here is a sampling of some of the best.

Cook like a pro 3: Even more recipes from Milwaukee's best chefs
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:26:00 CDT - Almost all of us have gone to a restaurant at some point and said a version of, "Holy cow! I wish I could make this at home!" Well, wish no more. Milwaukee's top chefs ride to the rescue with a third serving of delicious restaurant-ready recipes.

Dear Sen. Johnson: here's my last will and testament
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:06:00 CDT - Dear Ron Johnson, senior U.S. Sen. from the great state of Wisconsin...

Knight is working on progress for Bucks
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:06:00 CDT - Milwaukee Bucks point guard Brandon Knight is eligible for a contract extension, but the 22-year-old insists he's not thinking about it. Instead, he's focusing on putting in the work necessary to improve his game, and the team.