New Barons Brewing Cooperative aims to bring community back to brewing
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 13:01:00 CDT - Ever wanted to own your own brewery? Well, beginning today, you can. For just $200 you can become an owner of the New Barons Brewing Cooperative, a start-up brewery that will be operated democratically by members, all of whom have an ownership stake.
Milwaukee's best late night eats, 2016
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 07:01:00 CDT - Who does Milwaukee love for their late night eats? Will it be a classic late night favorite, or a relative newcomer to the world of late evening eats? Read on to find out who took the crown.
First look: Rivalry sports bar brings Wisconsin, Illinois fans together - nicely
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:01:00 CDT - A dynamic, dual-level establishment at 223 N. Water St. that features a Wisconsin theme on the main floor and an Illinois theme downstairs, Rivalry opened Thursday night for the Packers-Bears game. It's not the sports bar you're expecting. It's the one you didn't even know you would like.
Psychological horrors hit MAM's halls with "Haunted Screens"
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:56:00 CDT - If one really wants to venture into the depths of cinema's shadowy creeps and nightmarish creations this Halloween, your best bet wouldn't be a movie theater this year. It's be the Milwaukee Art Museum's new exhibit, "Haunted Screens," opening today.
The Kitch offers Kohl's employees a place to gather
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:01:00 CDT - The Kitch, a modern eatery and gathering place, opened Tuesday at the Kohl's Corporate Headquarters in Menomonee Falls. We paid a visit on Thursday and got a look at the creature comforts Kohl's employees will get to enjoy in the new space.
Opening act steals thunder from feature in Ballet's strong start to season
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:26:00 CDT - "Scheherazade" was the feature when Milwaukee Ballet opened its season Thursday night, but it was the opening act - "Angels in the Architecture" by Mark Godden - that stole the show, proving how exciting and thrilling this company can be.
The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Week 7 vs. Bears
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:29:00 CDT - On a Thursday Night Football game under the lights of Lambeau Field, wearing their sleek Color Rush uniforms with an opportunity to bounce back from their recent offensive impotence against the hapless Bears, the Packers contented their fans and quieted their critics with a 26-10 win.
German folk duo Milky Chance owned their time at Summerfest
Thu, 7 Jul 2016 02:56:00 CDT - Milky Chance may be a fairly new group, but its sound is sure to resonate with people for a while. The duo gave us a taste of its particular magic at the U.S. Cellular Connection Stage at Summerfest Wednesday night.
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.
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.
Milwaukee's best dining of 2016-17
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:30:00 CDT - Season's eatings! The weather may be getting colder, but Dining Month on OnMilwaukee, presented by the restaurants of Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, is just cooking up, dishing out your winning picks in this year's Best of Dining poll.
OnMilwaukee Weekend Preview, Oct. 21-23, 2016
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 08:47:00 CDT - The great Milwaukee weekend is here, and so is the one and only OnMilwaukee Weekend Preview. Don't know how to spend it? Don't worry, we have you covered!
Featured bartender: Kelsey Cano from Who's On Third
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:02:00 CDT - Shortly after arriving from Chicago, Kelsey Cano got a job at Who's On Third and has been pouring libations and connecting with people ever since. Recently, we stopped by to talk to Cano about whiskey, eye injuries, getting hit on, having a Sept. 11 birthday and more.
Milwaukee's best Thai restaurant, 2016
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:01:00 CDT - Since 2011, Thai-Namite has brought fresh Thai food and a sushi bar to Brady Street. This year - beating out last year's winner Rice N Roll - Thai-namite was named the best by OnMilwaukee readers.
Clarke's "pitchforks and torches" comments could make recall a reality
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:16:00 CDT - For many Milwaukeeans, Sheriff Clarke's recent comments have only made him more of a national and international embarrassment to the city. Perhaps the answer is a recall election - which requires only 13% of the adults in the county sign a petition.
So, um, who's going to run the ball for the Packers?
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:12:00 CDT - Running back is a mess right now in Green Bay. Eddie Lacy was placed on injured reserve. James Starks is out for a month after having knee surgery. The team just traded for one guy and promoted another off their practice squad. So, um, who's going to run the ball?
What's coming and going from Netflix in November
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:46:00 CDT - Some months, it feels like there's nothing for anybody being added to Netflix. November will not be one of those months, with "The Jungle Book," "The Crown," "Gilmore Girls" and "Boyhood" headed your way. Here's what to expect - and what to watch while you can.
Eat and drink on the cheap with MealSteals app
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:16:00 CDT - Half off at Riverwest Pizza on Mondays? Free lunch at Old German Beer Hall when you buy a beer? Those are deals you can expect from the MealSteals app, a new tool which helps users discover places to eat and drink while saving money at the same time.