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.
Articles about East Side and UWM
April 14, 2014 2:16 p.m.
Milwaukee's often used in conjunction with "surprise." Today comes another shining example as Tasting Table, the big hitting "free daily email about the best of food and drink culture," toasts one of Milwaukee's newest and best restaurants.
April 10, 2014 2:35 p.m.
In this installment of the Chef Talk series, Wisconsin Foodie's Kyle Cherek chats with Pizza Man chef Zachary Baker.
April 9, 2014 4:45 p.m.
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee men's basketball program, fresh off one of the biggest single-season turnarounds in the NCAA last year that culminated in a NCAA tournament berth and Horizon League Tournament championship, has been banned from any postseason play following the 2014-15 regular season.
April 9, 2014 9:16 a.m.
Milwaukee got its first taste of TED last year with a TEDx conference - a local, self-organized talk event, run independently but guided from afar by TED - in Harambee. And now, thanks to some ambitious students at UWM, it seems the city will get a second taste of TED.
April 7, 2014 10:02 a.m.
Fight hunger by eating brunch! Melthouse Bistro kicks off Grilled Cheese Month with a summer long initiative to support Feeding America.
April 7, 2014 6:06 a.m.
For a band called The Living Statues, the locally based three-man rock 'n' roll outfit has done a very poor job of keeping still. After touring and gigging around the region, the time seemed right for the band to put together its first EP. Before "Knockin'" hits, however, OnMilwaukee chatted with The Living Statues about coming together, recording in Brooklyn and bouncing between the music scenes in Madison and Milwaukee.
April 3, 2014 9:03 a.m.
The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, UWM Union Programming, Union Theatre and The Department of Film present the 36th annual Latin American Film Series, April 4-10, at UWM Union Theatre, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.
March 25, 2014 4:31 p.m.
You know how they say you can't teach an old dog new tricks? Well, this old dog has just learned a new trick, thanks to a letter from a friend that was the proverbial slap upside my head. I cry "uncle." Dropping sports would be next to impossible. So, what I'm going to do is try to stimulate the kind of things that will make the basketball program a force to be reckoned with.
March 24, 2014 4:14 p.m.
The Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) returns to Milwaukee this season for the first time since 1998. The tour reaches Bradford Beach July 4-6.
March 19, 2014 11:31 a.m.
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has set up a number of watch parties for Thursday's NCAA Tournament game between the Panthers and Villanova, including events at Friday's Front Row at Miller Park, Stubby's and the UWM Union Gasthaus. There is also a pregame social for fans in New York.