Packers survive Lions, Rodgers injury
Sun, 28 Dec 2014 20:41:00 CDT - The Green Bay Packers survived the Detroit Lions and the brief loss of quarterback Aaron Rodgers to win the NFC North and secure a first round playoff bye.
Why I was arrested in Milwaukee's central city
Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:26:00 CDT - As you may or may not know, I have been traveling Milwaukee's neighborhoods for about seven months meeting people and sharing their personal stories via milwaukeestories.org. When I saw a posting on Facebook saying there would be a potential protest meeting there Saturday, Dec. 27, at 3 p.m., I dropped what I was doing, grabbed my camera and recorder, and got in my car.
Say it with us, "Aahaba tratry ny taona!"
Sun, 28 Dec 2014 11:04:00 CDT - "Happy New Year!" That greeting will be heard and said for the next few of weeks as 2015 is ushered in around the world. Ever wonder how those words translate in other tongues? Do you have a friend on the other side of the globe you'd like to wish good fortune to for the new year in his native language?
2014 picks: Jeff Sherman
Sun, 28 Dec 2014 09:17:00 CDT - The year 2014 is fading so I present a few memories, favorites and fun that made the year tick for me.
Social Circle: Favorite holiday present?
Sun, 28 Dec 2014 05:07:00 CDT - The holidays aren't all about getting and giving stuff, but hey, we all like to get a little something wrapped up with our name on it. In the spirit of gift receiving, OnMilwaukee.com asked the Social Circle which gift they favored the most this year. Nobody got a puppy.
"The Interview" is worth some solid laughs, if maybe not a cyber war
Sat, 27 Dec 2014 11:06:00 CDT - Ah, Christmas. The time for family. The time for memories. And, thanks to the collective cowardice of Sony Pictures and theater owners across the nation, the time for me to drive two hours up north to New London to see a Seth Rogen/James Franco comedy. But how's the movie?
Featured bartender: Cassondra Keller from Monica's on Astor
Sat, 27 Dec 2014 09:17:00 CDT - Recently, OnMilwaukee.com's Molly Snyder stopped into Monica's On Astor for the first time and chatted with bartender Cassondra Keller.
Folks bid farewell to Facebook
Sat, 27 Dec 2014 05:13:00 CDT - This year, OnMilwaukee.com's Molly Snyder noticed numerous Facebook friends were going to renounce - or at least take a break from - social media. And so she inquired, ironically on social media, who had taken a break - or planned to take a break - from it.
Brewers fans among most active, social audiences on digital platforms
Fri, 26 Dec 2014 15:18:00 CDT - The Milwaukee Brewers was one of the most-searched sports teams on Google in 2014.
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.
Fiers looks for a permanent home in 2015
Fri, 26 Dec 2014 13:05:00 CDT - It's hard to be a surprise when you've done it before, but Mike Fiers was in that situation in 2014 for the Milwaukee Brewers. After an encouraging, and at times impressive, 2012 campaign he struggled in 2013. Then, last year, he became one of the lone bright spots down the stretch for the team. Now he hopes that body of work lands him in Milwaukee permanently.
Milwaukee guitarist tours with big talent
Fri, 26 Dec 2014 09:07:00 CDT - Milwaukee's Shonn Hinton is a guitarist who's currently on tour with R&B artist Jill Scott. Hinton has also backed Mary J. Blige, Lil' Wayne, John Legend, Jay Z, Patti LaBelle, Eric Benet and others.
#WeWant Bucks bobblehead, Wantable, cast iron pan and more
Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:02:00 CDT - A collection of things we want and love this week!
Christmas means a break for Wisconsin teams
Thu, 25 Dec 2014 13:03:00 CDT - Christmas Day is usually an off day for most businesses, but the sports world isn't like many others. In fact, to play Dec. 25 is often considered an honor by the league and the television networks. The NBA has played on that date, every year, since 1947. But, the Bucks have not played since 1977. The Packers? They've only played twice on Dec. 25. We take a look back at some of those games.
Our New Year's resolutions
Thu, 25 Dec 2014 09:01:00 CDT - If you haven't already made your resolutions for 2015, you might want to start thinking about them. Or you might not. Here's what OnMilwaukee.com staffers plan to do - or not do - in the upcoming year.
The holidays are full of joy and fun but they also spark memories held dear
Thu, 25 Dec 2014 05:30:00 CDT - Something about the holiday season makes it time to celebrate, but also a time to remember the things and people that meant so much to you. It can be sad, but it can also bring a smile to your face.
WITI-TV Fox 6 ahead of pack in adult, women viewers
Wed, 24 Dec 2014 15:08:00 CDT - For WITI-TV Fox 6, the station is touting its performance within the adult 25-54 group on Monday to Friday.