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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Discovery World - 500 N. Harbor Dr.
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Grohmann Museum at MSOE - 1000 N. Broadway
The Grohmann Museum is well known for its outstanding collec...
Milwaukee Art Museum - 700 N. Art Museum Dr.
This summer the Kohlâ€™s Art Generation has prepared a roundup...
InterContinental Hotel - 139 E. Kilbourn Ave.
Francis Annan Affotey Accra to Milwaukee: How new environmen...
Cathedral Square Park - 520 E. Wells St.
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Articles about East Side and UWM
July 21, 2016 2:52 p.m.
Walker's Point-based ceramics sculptor, teacher and architectural historian Ben Tyjeski is also a leader of walking tours around town; ones that focus on the city's terra cotta, the subject of a book he's working to get published. His next tour is on Sunday.
July 20, 2016 3:02 p.m.
When folks dig, I always hope something turns up. Except, that is, when excavation began in June for a new addition to Maryland Avenue Montessori School on the East Side, where I am a member of the School Governance Council and also served on the building addition team.
July 18, 2016 9:03 a.m.
DJ Grand Master O is one of Milwaukee's busiest DJs, with multiple standing weekly gigs including Fridays on the Edelweiss Boat Line's late night cruises. We recently caught up with Grand Master O and chatted about his music, family, goals, hair and more.
July 14, 2016 1:04 p.m.
European graffiti and street artist MTO is known for portraits of American music, movies and pop icons. He is bringing his grayscale paints to Milwaukee to help raise funds for The Black Cat Alley via a massive mural on the Oriental Theatre.
July 14, 2016 11:14 a.m.
A public information meeting on the future of the Ferry & Clas-designed Lake Park Ravine Road footbridge has been set for Tuesday, July 19 at 5 p.m. in the meeting room beneath Lake Park Bistro. Testimony will be heard from the community.
July 12, 2016 5:01 p.m.
Ooh la la! Bastille Days, one of the nation's largest French-themed fests, will be hoppin' at Cathedral Square Park this weekend. And it would be a shame if you didn't indulge in some of the festival's best French fare. Here are 10 ways to get your fix.
June 28, 2016 6:40 p.m.
According to former employees, The School Yard Bar & Grill, 1815 E. Kenilworth Pl., is closed. The space was formerly Southport and, before that, it was Cans for eight years.
June 18, 2016 12:26 p.m.
Adventure Rock opened the doors of its brand new East Side location on Saturday, June 18. As early as 1 a.m., dedicated climbers were waiting in line to set first chalky fingers on the dozens of new climbing routes spread out over 16,000 square feet.
June 17, 2016 12:01 p.m.
Jeremy Novy, a Peck School of the Arts grad and a nationally-renowned street artist behind the colorful koi fish that have been swimming around the city for years, will paint the first street art in the East Side's new Black Cat Alley.
June 15, 2016 6:34 p.m.
OnMilwaukee got a sneak peek of Good City Brewing this afternoon - and sampled four of its onsite-brewed beers. Here's a first look of the brewery, located on Farwell Avenue in the space that was formerly Crank Daddy's Bicycle Works.