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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Milwaukee Public Museum - 800 W. Wells St.
MPM’s new immersive digital show -- created right here at ou...
Milwaukee Public Museum - 800 W. Wells St. Third Floor
Hue Knew? An Exploration of Color is the culmination of the ...
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts - 929 N. Water St.
The New York Times calls it “the best musical of this centur...
Broadway Theatre Center - 158 N. Broadway ave.
When a baker and his wife learn they've been cursed with chi...
Nomad World Pub - 1401 E. Brady St. Miller Park
Wednesday May 27th - Elvis Costume Bike Ride to Miller Park ...
Articles about East Side and UWM
May 23, 2015 5:15 p.m.
Creating authentic pho, the Vietnamese dish that you can eat for any meal, is not easy, especially since to be real it has to contain tendon meat, which is chewier but adds flavor to the broth. Buddha Lounge on North Avenue, has a pho that is just like that served in Vietnam.
May 19, 2015 1:11 p.m.
On a cool and cloudy morning exactly 10 years ago, a day not unlike today, the leader of the free world made a publicly unannounced, closed media visit to OnMilwaukee's then office at 1504 E. North Ave. Five employees from that day still work at OnMilwaukee. Here are their recollections from May 19, 2005; it's the first time they publicly document the entire experience.
May 19, 2015 11:16 a.m.
Few guitarists can make their instrument sound larger or more expansive than David Torn. But you can judge for yourself when Torn performs solo on Wednesday, May 27 at 8 p.m. at The Jazz Estate.
May 19, 2015 10:42 a.m.
Wright's Burgers & Wings will soon fill the space vacated by American Euros on Oakland Avenue near UWM.
May 14, 2015 8:05 a.m.
Adventure Rock will host a groundbreaking next Wednesday for its new East Side location on the corner of Commerce and North.
May 8, 2015 6:01 a.m.
This morning, the Pabst Theater group announced that English singer-songwriter Olivia Chaney would be performing in Milwaukee on Sunday, June 14. In this case, the most intriguing detail for this gig isn't actually the performer; it's the venue: The Back Room at the Colectivo on Prospect.
May 7, 2015 5:12 p.m.
Sal's Pizza will soon open at 2974 N. Oakland Ave., and plans to offer calzones, salads, sandwiches and, of course, pizza.
May 6, 2015 7:56 p.m.
Two Bucks will soon close after Two Bucks Of America moved to revoke its franchise license earlier today based on allegations that franchise owner Lynn Forthaus made racist comments.
May 6, 2015 3:05 p.m.
Over the past few months, the kitchen inside Von Trier, 2235 N. Farwell Ave., was significantly remodeled and last week, owner John Sidoff unveiled a light, German beer garden menu.
May 5, 2015 1:03 p.m.
Nestled between Wyoming Place mansions and St. Mary's Hospital, is the venerable Water Tower Park. In the 1960s, the park had become a popular gathering spot for all manners of young people, including the founders of the city's underground scene, political radicals, street theater performers and, of course, musicians who played drums, guitars or anything else that made enough noise to drive the mansion mavens up the walls.