Prep football is a hot coverage item this week
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:02:00 CDT - Many of our local radio, television and other media outlets will provide multiple chances to follow high school football - and you can re-live the times of tying up the laces to take the field, or just wearing your hometown pride for a night in the stands.
Doctor details the problems with oblique injuries for Brewers, Packers
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:06:00 CDT - Key members of the Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers have suffered oblique injuries this year, but it has affected each differently. OnMilwaukee.com caught up with Dr. Omar Darr of Aurora Health Care to explain what those injuries mean and how they can affect the two sports (and their positions) differently.
Kate's Plates: Local artist creates art for Milwaukee restaurants
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:04:00 CDT - If you're like most people, the dinnerware off of which you're eating probably doesn't provoke a second thought. But, for area chefs, the plates and bowls used for serving are an integral part of the dining experience.
Milwaukee Talks: Milwaukee Brewing Co.'s Jim McCabe
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:09:00 CDT - Recently, OnMilwaukee.com sat down with Milwaukee Ale House and Milwaukee Brewing Company owner Jim McCabe and talked Milwaukee, family, big decisions and, of course, beer.
Lion Press Ink makes imprint on Milwaukee
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 05:35:00 CDT - Determined to live a more creative life, Rachaad Howard started his own screenprinting and embroidery business called Lion Press Ink. He will be selling shirts, hat, tanks and hoodies this Saturday during the Milwaukee Carnival at the Horny Goat Hideaway.
We the living make deaths "senseless"
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:04:00 CDT - "Senseless death"-- and its companion, "senseless tragedy"-- is one of the tritest, emptiest phrases you hear. And, sadly, you're hearing it a lot these days, although it's hard to say that anyone's death is in any way sensible, other than perhaps the lucky few who die of very old age on their own terms with friends and family around all their affairs fully settled.
Parra brings stellar defense to Brewers outfield
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:05:00 CDT - It wasn't the move anyone expected, and it certainly wasn't the one many who root for the Milwaukee Brewers hoped for, but the non-waiver trade deadline acquisition of Gerardo Parra has paid immediate dividends for a club that needed a veteran, left-handed bat and a stellar defensive option at either corner of the outfield.
Author Stephen Moss brings musical mysteries to Milwaukee
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:16:00 CDT - Author Stephen Moss only lived in Milwaukee for a little while, maybe five years or so, but he makes sure to drop by all the time nowadays - at least in literary form.
Milwaukee Talks: "Morning Blend" co-host Molly Fay
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:03:00 CDT - Chicago native Molly Fay didn't expect to host a talk show. But the former investigative journalist, mother of three and self-described introvert, found herself doing just that eight years ago when WTMJ-4 launched "The Morning Blend," and she hasn't looked back. We caught up with Fay over coffee last week to discuss where she's been and where she's going. And why every person, even if their job seems mundane, has a story to tell.
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.
Revamped Wade House site brings Wisconsin history to life
Fri, 23 Aug 2013 09:05:00 CDT - Vintage baseball brought me to Wade House, but history and nature reeled me in. Located in tiny Greenbush, west of Sheboygan, Wade House is a Wisconsin historical site that is managed by the Wisconsin Historical Society. The former stagecoach inn is part of a sprawling complex with a working sawmill, a carriage museum and a brand new visitors center.
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.
Who is the greatest Packer of all time?
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:31:00 CDT - With the recent announcement that the team is going to retire Brett Favre's number and put him into the team Hall of Fame, attention has been turned toward greatness: Who was the greatest Packer of them all? Not one of the greatest, but THE greatest. We get to the bottom of it here.
UWGB student wins Time Warner Cable SportsChannel's "Talking The Talk"
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:19:00 CDT - Earlier this month, Jacob Westendorf appeared on "The Roundtable" with Dennis Krause and Packers beat writer Paul Imig of FoxSportsWisconsin.com after winning "Talking The Talk" on Time Warner Cable Wisconsin SportsChannel.
No time for golf? Play nine
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:06:00 CDT - The game of golf is losing more players than it's gaining, and one of the primary complaints is that in today's fast-paced world, it simply takes too long to play. One way to get your fix is to just play nine holes. It's an idea the Milwaukee County courses, and even golf's governing bodies, are promoting.
Locavore opens today at Potawatomi Hotel
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:02:00 CDT - Locavore, a flashy-but-casual dining restaurant located in the Potawatomi Hotel, features globally-inspired dishes prepared with local and sustainable foods.
I've got a guy: Milwaukee recommendations
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:04:00 CDT - Need a plumber? A realtor? An orthopedist? How about a mechanic you can trust? We've got recommendations for all these and more.
"What If" is a charming rom-com worth falling for
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:36:00 CDT - The romantic comedy genre has taken quite the beating over the past couple of years. Luckily, thanks to a cute cast and a script that gracefully brings some fresh, sweet life to some seemingly old, fell-worn tropes, "What If" turns out to be a rare modern rom-com worth swooning over.
Milwaukee motorcycle parties thrive in increments other than five
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:36:00 CDT - Milwaukeeans know a good biker party when they see one. We only host one of the biggest biker bashes in the world when the Harley riders come to town every five years. While a post-Harley anniversary summer like 2014 sees a decrease in the motorcycle traffic around town, there is still plenty going on for riders and enthusiasts.