Sign in | Register now Like us on FacebookLike Us | Follow us on TwitterFollow Us

Milwaukee's Daily Magazine for Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014

Mon
39/34
Tue
46/32
Wed
41/29
Advertise on OnMilwaukee.com

OnMilwaukee.com Movie Guide

Search by Movie or Theater

Milwaukee Area Event Calendar

Today's featured events
7 p.m. at Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport Hotel
7 p.m. at Robert V. Carney Performing Arts Center - Pius XI High School
7 p.m. at 212 Wisconsin Avenue, Oconomowoc WI
Fireside Dinner Theatre
4:30 p.m. at Corner of North and Prospect by the entrance to Whole Foods

See all events | Add an event

Editors' Pick

Urban Spelunking: The Modjeska Theater Image

Urban Spelunking: The Modjeska Theater

Once upon a time, The Modjeska Theater, 1134 W. Mitchell St., was a neighborhood movie palace, the big daddy of Mitchell Street, the second busiest thoroughfare in Milwaukee after Wisconsin Avenue. Now, after four dormant years, and decades after it ended its run as a movie house, Mitchell Street Development Opportunity Corporation is cleaning it up, with an eye toward re-opening in spring with a mix of movies, concerts and other live performances.

See More Stories In Movies & TV …

Coming Soon On OnMilwaukee.com…

socialdonut
Favorite doughnut shop?
This week, OnMilwaukee.com asked the Social Circle a simple question: what's your favorite doughnut shop? The responses, as usual, were varied and not surprisingly, no one said the gas station.
italianeating
italian dining guide
Few ethnic cuisines are better represented in Milwaukee than that of the Italians. We've got nearly everything, from traditional Italian-American red sauce joints to upscale eateries and adventurous menus. There has been an upsurge recently in fine Italian dining in Milwaukee and so it's time to present some highlights of Italian dining in Brew City.
restaurantstess
12 years of Tess
In 2002, Mitchell Wakefield opened Tess with a business partner, 2499 N. Bartlett Ave. Today, Wakefield owns the restaurant with his wife, Ashley. Inspired by a friend with Celiac disease, Wakefield developed a menu at Tess that is 75 percent gluten-free.
thenandnowschools
Then and now
Schools are landmarks in their neighborhoods, and some are well-known across the city. But even some of the oldest schoolhouses in Milwaukee are not the first schools to stand on their respective sites.