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Articles tagged with 'Shorewood'


Crave Cafe now open in Shorewood

Published Oct. 5, 2016

Crave Cafe, a new takeout restaurant specializing in burgers, opened this weekend on Oakland Avenue in Shorewood. The restaurant, which takes the place of Runaway Meatball is owned by David Wu of East Garden Chinese.


Camp Bar in Shorewood plans expansion

Published Aug. 2, 2016

Camp Bar in Shorewood will soon be even bigger and better, thanks to two separate plans approved by the Village of Shorewood. Improvements include the addition of a 40-foot long parklet, adding an additional 20 seats to the current sidewalk patio space.


City's first surf shop rolling into Shorewood

Published June 23, 2016

Jake and Alaina Bresette will open Milwaukee's first surf shop, Lake Effect Surf Shop, in mid-July at 1926 E. Capitol Dr. The couple, who are both surfers, chose the location, in part, because of its proximity to Atwater Beach.


Shorewood shines with the world's only "invisible house"

Published June 15, 2016

You might think that searching for a home referred to as "the invisible house" would be tough to find. It also might raise questions like, "Is there an invisible garage?" and "What about the inhabitants? Are they invisible, too?" Well, here's the scoop, folks.


6 ideas to improve the new Metro Market in Shorewood

Published June 11, 2016

We're a few months in, so here are six things I'd change about the Milwaukee area's newest Metro Market store, on Oakland Avenue in Shorewood. The better you are, Metro Market, the more of our money you'll get!


First look: Cloud Red in Shorewood

Published May 30, 2016

Shorewood residents have reason to be excited about Cloud Red, which offers up a modern homey look and feel, giving the casual bar and counter-service eatery a unique feel with plenty of charm.


Shorewood honors famous grads

Published May 15, 2016

Some very talented and influential people have graduated from Shorewood High School (writes the author of this blog who also graduated from Shorewood High School), and in their honor the district will confer on a few former Greyhounds a Tradition of Excellence Award.


Colectivo to open burger and ice cream eatery in Shorewood

Published April 4, 2016

The owners of Colectivo Coffee are hoping to open a new burger and ice cream joint in Shorewood by the end of the summer. According to Colectivo Director of Marketing Scott Schwebel, the decision to expand to this new concept for the coffee company evolved almost serendipitously.


Milwaukee Talks: Actor Charlotte Rae

Published March 9, 2016

Actor Charlotte Rae, a Milwaukee native who is best known for her role as Edna Garrett in the '80s sitcom "The Facts of Life," chats with OnMilwaukee about living in Shorewood, turning 90, skydiving and her new memoir.


Benji's Deli abandons plans for East Tosa

Published Feb. 25, 2016

Sometimes very good things simply aren't in the cards. Such is the case with the opening of Benji's Deli and Restaurant in Wauwatosa - a much-anticipated project that has now come to a halt.


14 photos of Shorewood's new Metro Market

Published Feb. 15, 2016

Earlier this evening, the brand new Metro Market in Shorewood, 4075 N. Oakland Ave., hosted a sneak peek and ribbon cutting celebration with copious amounts of samples for the few hundred people in attendance - many of whom were visibly "wow-ed."


New Shorewood Metro Market opens Feb. 16

Published Feb. 5, 2016

The new Shorewood Metro Market, 4075 N. Oakland Ave., opens Feb. 16, less than a year after the company bulldozed its old Pick 'N Save location that stood just north of the new building.