Top 5 TV moments from Comic-Con
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:03:00 CDT - Culling from all of the headlines, sidebar stories and features the collective news outlets produced, here are the Top 5 TV moments from the San Diego Comic-Con.

Will the Brewers make a deadline splash?
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:07:00 CDT - A 20-7 start to the year showed Milwaukee Brewers general manager Doug Melvin and manager Ron Roenicke how good this current team can be, but with a little under four days away from the non-waiver trade deadline, are they certain how good they will be as the team makes a playoff push?

Walker's Point gearing up for Foodie Week
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:05:00 CDT - Walker's Point Foodie Week will celebrate food and dining destinations in one of Milwaukee's hottest neighborhoods.

Ruby Tap celebrates two years and new location
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:02:00 CDT - Ruby Tap opened in Wauwatosa in August 2012 to the delight of West Side wine lovers. And these days, the shop has plenty to celebrate.

Set, songs and supernatural spectacle do the heavy lifting in "Phantom"
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:26:00 CDT - The haunting music and beauty of "The Phantom of the Opera" - now playing at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts - can still summon shivers, even right in the middle of the dog days of summer.

Stone Creek to open at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:35:00 CDT - Potawatomi Hotel & Casino announced late last week that it has entered into an exclusive partnership with Stone Creek Coffee at its new hotel.

More than 1,000 arborists coming to town for conference and competition
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:02:00 CDT - This week more than 1,000 arborists from around the country will take root in Milwaukee for the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Conference, Aug. 2-6 at the Wisconsin Center and Mount Mary University.

"We Are Water" celebrates Milwaukee's big drink
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:05:00 CDT - Milwaukee Water Commons will host it's first event, "We Are Water," as a way to culminate its one-year anniversary and to get community members literally and figuratively closer to the lake. The event will take place on Sunday, Aug. 3 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on the north end of Bradford Beach.

Chula Vista is the natural choice for Dells vacationers
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:10:00 CDT - Because Chula Vista is located three miles from "the strip," it has the most rural setting for a water park. For some, this is the main appeal of the resort which means something akin to "beautiful view" in Spanish.

Social Circle: How "Milwaukee" are you?
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:07:00 CDT - Before the "I'm So Milwaukee" social media craze goes away - and it's almost time for it to go away - polled the Social Circle for their very best responses. Not surprisingly, they came up with some good ones.

Lambert's Platinum Tour shines bright at Country Thunder
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:05:00 CDT - "Are you ready, y'all?" Miranda Lambert asked the crowd, 10,000 people strong. "I don't want your asses in those seats, I want your asses out of those seats!" Her question came in the middle of her 18-song set. It definitely didn't need to be asked.

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.

UK duo Royal Blood quickly climbing its way to rock royalty
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 09:06:00 CDT - For just two guys, Royal Blood is certainly making a lot of noise. With the band's debut album set to arrive next month, the raucous duo of Mike Kerr and Ben Thatcher is now on the road, with a stop at The Rave Monday, July 28 next up on the schedule. Before then, however, got a chance to chat with Thatcher about the band's origins, its inspirations and the all-too-deservedly forgotten '90s band Aqua.

"100 Things" list brings adventure, romance
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 05:36:00 CDT - Four years ago, Jamie Rand read's "100 Things To Do in Milwaukee" article. Inspired, Rand decided she would complete all of the items on the list and, in doing so, found Brew City places she never knew existed. She also found the love of her life.

"Last Comic Standing" performer headlines city comedy festival
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:48:00 CDT - The Milwaukee Comedy Festival will start off on Aug. 7 and runs through the 10, for the ninth installment of the state's largest comedy event.

5 things to watch for at Packers training camp
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:04:00 CDT - The Green Bay Packers report to training camp today and practice begins tomorrow in the shadow of Lambeau Field. Hopes are high for 2014 -- here's what to watch for over the next month.

Tasting menus gaining popularity in Milwaukee
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:04:00 CDT - Tasting menus are growing in popularity across the country, including in Milwaukee.

Central Library's green roof takes root
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:02:00 CDT - In May 2011, I wrote about the Milwaukee Public Library's recently installed green roof, which boasted not only a couple rows of solar panels, but 33,000 square feet of rainwater capturing and temperature moderating plants. Back then, the plants were in but they were little more than seedlings, so the roof didn't look very green. This week, I stopped in to check on the progress.