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Third Ward

The Historic Third Ward, an Italian and produce district in years past, now has become the city’s fashion district. It also boasts the highest concentration of art galleries in the City, numerous restaurants, unique specialty stores, architects, advertising agencies, graphic designers, artists, the Milwaukee Public Market, the Broadway Theatre Center, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design as well as condominiums, office buildings, and industrial space.

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Wine Maniacs to host soft opening for new menu on July 14

June 29, 2016 11:37 a.m.

Beginning at 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 14th, Wine Maniacs On The River, 106 W. Seebooth St., will host in Milwaukee will host a soft­ opening to introduce customers to samples from their new menu, designed by Chef Justin Johnson of Sustainable | Kitchens.


Summerfest picks: Sandy Maxx

June 29, 2016 10:06 a.m.

This is the best batch of Big Gig bands in over a decade. So after wrestling with each day's schedule and trying to figure out how to clone myself, I've made my picks for what I have to see at this year's Big Gig - from Paul McCartney to Billy Idol and more.


Summerfest Day 1: Selena Gomez

June 29, 2016 8:46 a.m.

The festival that we've all been waiting for has finally arrived! Summerfest has lots in store for all of us this season - starting on Day 1 with Selena Gomez, DNCE, Willie Nelson, Fitz and the Tantrums and more taking the stage.


Summerfest picks: Carolynn Buser

June 29, 2016 7:01 a.m.

We host the largest music festival in the world. These are OUR 11 days. Embrace it, revel in it and enjoy every last damn second of it. And when you are feeling faint and can't handle any more sun, fun, amazing music and gorgeous lakefront, then #festharder.


Summerfest picks: Jeff Sherman

June 28, 2016 5:06 p.m.

The fest that made Milwaukee famous, Summerfest is here. Jeff Sherman loves it. It means energy, 50-90,000 new people Downtown every day, good music, food and more. It's great, and it gets better every year. Here are his music picks.


Summerfest happy hour deal

June 28, 2016 3:29 p.m.

Head to happy hour on Thursday at Summerfest for food, drinks and the Big Gig band competition. Here's all the information you need. See you there!


Tre Rivali and The Outsider open Thursday in the Third Ward

June 28, 2016 2:50 p.m.

The wait is over for Milwaukee's first Kimpton restaurant. Thursday, June 30 marks the official opening date for Tre Rivali, the new Mediterranean-inspired restaurant, along with The Outsider, the ninth floor rooftop bar at the Kimpton Journeyman.


Summerfest picks: Bobby Tanzilo

June 28, 2016 9:01 a.m.

Tis the season for 11 days of nearly non-stop music at the Henry Maier Festival Park. Here, Bobby Tanzilo scours the Big Gig schedule to make some suggestions for some must-see acts at Summerfest 2016, starting, of course, with Sir Paul.


Summerfest picks: Jimmy Carlton

June 27, 2016 9:02 p.m.

Milwaukee, this is our time to shine. These 11 days are not only a local party, but a civic showcase of our proud town. Leave the jean shorts at home, throw back a few High Lifes, groove to some tunes and #festharder. Here are Jimmy's Summerfest 2016 picks.