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Articles tagged with 'Closings'

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Silver Spring House is for sale

Published Aug. 22, 2016

The Silver Spring House in Glendale is for sale. The building, which dates to 1904, sits on 3 1/2 acres of land and is listed with Coldwell Banker for $1,750,000.

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Goodbye, Hotel Foster

Published Aug. 11, 2016

The Prohibition-era, hotel lobby themed bar's last night is Saturday, Aug. 13 but it will reopen one last time on Thursday, Aug. 18 for Lex Allen's show.

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Bidding farewell to Chef Jan Kelly and Meritage

Published Aug. 10, 2016

Meritage is closing, but the legacy left by James Beard semi-finalist Chef Jan Kelly will not be easily forgotten. We talked with Kelly about her career in Milwaukee, as well as with some chefs and colleagues upon whom she's made a mark.

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People's Books reaches last chapter

Published Aug. 5, 2016

After 42 years in business in three different locations, People's Books Cooperative, 804 E. Center St., will close on Wednesday, Aug. 31.

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Caribbean restaurant to replace Ginger in Walker's Point

Published Aug. 3, 2016

The news broke today that Ginger Tapas Bar is closed. The restaurant, which has operated in Walker's Point since 2008, is in the midst of a sale to new owners who plan to open a new restaurant in the space moving forward.

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McCormick & Schmick's closed at Mayfair

Published July 27, 2016

The west side has been hopping with openings of late, most notably the triad of Bartolotta's-managed restaurants - including ABV Social, Cafe Grace & Taqueria El Jefe. However, it seems the flux of openings begetting closings has also begun in the area.

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Red Dot closes East Side location

Published July 26, 2016

According to multiple reports published today, the East Side location of Red Dot Bar - the restaurant and bar known for its wings and Canadian-style poutine - has officially closed. The Wauwatosa location, however, will remain open.

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The Philly Way in Walker's Point is closed

Published July 26, 2016

The Philly Way, the Walker's Point restaurant specializing in Philadelphia-style cheese steaks, has closed. The announcement was made in an early morning posting on Facebook. The restaurant, which opened in 2000, was the last of three former locations.

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Chef Jan Kelly hosts celebration as she prepares to close Meritage

Published July 13, 2016

It's a sad day for the Washington Heights neighborhood. Chef Jan Kelly, owner of Meritage, has announced that she'll be closing her restaurant, which has been a fixture in the neighborhood since 2007, to move back to California to be closer to family.

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School Yard Bar & Grill is closed

Published June 28, 2016

According to former employees, The School Yard Bar & Grill, 1815 E. Kenilworth Pl., is closed. The space was formerly Southport and, before that, it was Cans for eight years.

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Dragonfly on Brady closing in early 2017

Published June 28, 2016

After 16 years, Annette French plans to close the doors to Dragonfly, 1117 E. Brady St., in early 2017. Dragonfly, a funky hive of new and vintage goodies, was one of the East Side's go-to shops for gifts, clothing, jewelry and unique household items.

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Rustico closes after nine years, making way for dual-themed sports bar

Published June 22, 2016

If a highlight of your summer is enjoying pizza, pasta or weekend brunch on the Rustico patio in the Third Ward, now is the time to get your final fix. The restaurant will close, giving way to a new sports bar concept by the owner of Refuge Smoothie Cafe.

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Four vacant spaces in Downtown that need to be filled now

Published June 7, 2016

There's growth everywhere in Downtown Milwaukee, but still opportunities and eyesores. For me, these four spaces have been vacant for too long. I see them all nearly everyday. Let's all chime in and help the owners or leasing agents find the right new tenant.