Articles about Riverwest
July 21, 2014 7:02 p.m.
Alissa Gonyea, a Milwaukee Public Schools teacher, planned to have a lesiurely summer that included travel and camping adventures with her son and nephew. Instead, she is taking care of four baby raccoons.
July 9, 2014 12:09 p.m.
Antonio's Pizza, at the corner of Locust and Weil, quietly closed a few months ago. Tuk's Thai Kitchen will soon replace it.
July 6, 2014 11:04 a.m.
Four years ago, Frank Straka and John Kuester hosted their first event, "Prince vs. Michael Jackson." The concept was simple: play songs exclusively by the two bands and create a super fun dance party. Straka and DJ Minya will host Depeche Mode vs. The Cure on Saturday, July 19.
July 3, 2014 10:15 a.m.
After less than a year in business, Cafe Vocar, 932 E. Wright St., announced it was closing immediately.
July 3, 2014 9:02 a.m.
I'm sure everybody in the city, including our mayor, is very proud of the work they are doing to fix the streets. But it's really a shell game. Or a joke.
June 11, 2014 3:42 p.m.
Will the city still allow you to move your vehicle if you show up before it is towed?
May 13, 2014 3:36 p.m.
Cafe Vocar opened quietly a few months back in Riverwest. The cafe, which is open Friday-Sunday, has a European-influenced menu but does offer the Midwest famous fish fry on Fridays.
May 7, 2014 5:10 p.m.
One thing leads to another after recall of Bolzano Artisan Meats products in April. The Riverwest company may be forced to close as a result.
May 1, 2014 11:30 a.m.
Despite the rain and chilly temperatures, hundreds of people showed up at Garden Park on Locust Street hours in advance to sign up for the seventh annual Riverwest 24, a 24-hour bike race that draws thousands of people from around the country to the Riverwest neighborhood.
April 17, 2014 11:03 a.m.
Anthony and Lawrence Lococo quietly reopened their grandparents' Riverwest bar, Dino's, last winter and will soon open the kitchen.