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Urban spelunking: Downtown Transit Center

Published April 21, 2016

While the site of the new Downtown Transit Center - at Michigan Street and Lincoln Memorial Drive - had previously been a surface parking lot, some skeptical Milwaukeeans thought a bus depot was ill-suited to Milwaukee's lakefront. Now, it's about to disappear.

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Hilton Garden Inn occupies a prime piece of Milwaukee history

Published April 11, 2016

You don't even have to step inside to realize that the hotel at 611 N. Broadway in Downtown Milwaukee isn't your run of the mill Hilton Garden Inn. While the mid-priced hotels are pretty much invariably nice, they rarely leave you breathless. This Downtown property just might.

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10 views of 1980s Milwaukee

Published Feb. 25, 2016

Thanks to Milwaukeean Karl Bandow, who found a treasure trove of old Kodachrome half-frame slides of Milwaukee in an antiques store, we can offer up these gorgeous photos of the city as it appeared in the 1980s.

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Urban spelunking: Tower Theater

Published Feb. 18, 2016

Next time you're at the Oriental, take a good look around. Imagine the loss if it were to close. If the seats were ripped out. If the balcony were to be walled off. If you did all that, you'd have the theater's sibling, The Tower, 757 N. 27th St., which closed in 1975.

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