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East Side and UWM

Milwaukee's East Side, home to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, offers art house cinema, boutique shopping, clusters of night life, dining and more. And the Olmsted-designed Lake Park is a Milwaukee gem.

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UWM Museum Studies Student Exhibition

May 12, 2015 9:00 a.m. - March 31, 2016
Milwaukee Public Museum - 800 W. Wells St. Third Floor

Hue Knew? An Exploration of Color is the culmination of the ...

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Of Mice and Men

Jan. 19, 2016 - Feb. 21, 2016
Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 108 E. Wells St.

One of the most celebrated works in American literature, Of ...

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AGNES OF GOD

Jan. 22, 2016 8:00 p.m. - Feb. 14, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
Broadway Theatre Center - 158 N. Broadway ave.

Renaissance Theaterworks presents AGNES OF GOD by John Pielm...

Articles about East Side and UWM


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Sanders and Clinton so similar yet so different in Milwaukee debate

Feb. 12, 2016 5:16 a.m.

The biggest takeaway from Thursday night's debate? What most separates Clinton and Sanders is not their policy positions, where they share most of the same goals, but their approach to policy in general, where they could not be more different.

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Upcoming "sex week" shares shame-free information

Feb. 11, 2016 4:29 p.m.

To further educate healthcare providers and the general public, Tool Shed will host Milwaukee SHARE, a week-long event that brings several nationally known sexuality educators for discussions and workshops.

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Local bars say "no dice" to bar dice

Jan. 29, 2016 2:14 p.m.

The management at Rascal's, Duke's On Water and Scooter's Pub decided to discontinue bar dice on Monday afternoon, according to Rascal's bar manager, Katie Charusch. It did not go over well with customers.

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Beer garden's opening and German Beer Day fall on same Saturday

Jan. 28, 2016 2:40 p.m.

Saturday, April 23 is the first day of the season and it's also German Beer Day, which celebrates the 500-year anniversary of the Duke of Bavaria proclaiming that a drink can only be called "beer" if it's made from water, barkey, and hops.

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First look: Easy Tyger

Jan. 19, 2016 11:05 a.m.

Deliciously composed dishes inspired by street food fare are the name of the game at Easy Tyger, a well-designed East Side small plates spot that offers diners the opportunity to "eat the world."

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Rapid Review: Stone Bowl Grill

Jan. 15, 2016 2:56 p.m.

Korean food is a relative rarity in Milwaukee. But, if you're craving a warming bowl of something flavorful, often spicy and sometimes surprising, Stone Bowl is one place in town that will satisfy.