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My new favorite Milwaukee street name

Published July 12, 2016

My new favorite street name in Milwaukee: Port Sunlight Way. It's one I'd never encountered before until I started nosing around the Garden Homes neighborhood - originally organized as a planned community - on the North Side.

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10 photos of Milwaukee loving Summerfest

Published July 5, 2016

Milwaukee has had a nearly five-decade love affair with the Big Gig. We asked our friends at Summerfest to dig into their photo archives and select some images that best illustrate this mutual love-fest between Milwaukee and the world's largest music festival.

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Remembering the Clifton Tap, one of the city's first known gay bars

Published June 24, 2016

Behold the Clifton Tap, one of the city's earliest-known "gay bars" and the resident tavern of the ancient Clifton House Hotel. The Clifton Tap, 336 W. Juneau Ave., shared a block with what would later become the Sydney Hih Building. Let's learn more about it.

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