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Labor Fest: Sept. 1

Published Aug. 28, 2014

Who better to celebrate Labor Day with than organized labor? And what better time to show support for working Milwaukee? This free, family-oriented festival has a children's area, a classic car show, entertainment by a host of acts on two stages and food galore.

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Highland Games and Celtic Fling: Aug. 29-31

Published Aug. 26, 2014

Just when you think you might be "festival-ed out," there's one event that's so unique it's worth squeezing in: the Wisconsin Highland Games & Celtic Fling at the Waukesha County Expo Center.

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Milwaukee Rally: Aug. 28-Sept. 1

Published Aug. 23, 2014

The signature sound of rumbling Harley-Davidson V-twin engines signifies the start of this year's Milwaukee Rally - the Midwest's largest free motorcycle rally, featuring events at several venues across the city.

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Milwaukee Masterpiece rolls into town

Published Aug. 19, 2014

I recently interviewed a former boss, a courageous woman who once hired me as an intern. She's now affiliated with the Milwaukee Masterpiece, a high-end car show. Meet Bev Jurkowski, my mentor, and the woman crazy enough to ask me to be a "celebrity judge" this weekend at the show.

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Do you know how lucky you are?!

For those of us who reside in the metro-Milwaukee area and love to complain about the sparse parking, the overnight parking restrictions, the higher cost of living and the traffic, I have a wake up call for you! Hey, I get it, small talk usually relates to something annoying - weath...

A Brady Street Festival Frenzy

I had never been to the Brady Street Fest, but after last Saturday's bash on Brady, I'll never miss another one. Down the city's most hip and diverse street in all of the land, the scene looked more like a brochure of "Visit New Orleans" than Milwaukee on Saturday. There was a sk...

How I spent opening day in the kids' area (and survived)

When I was younger, I didn't spend a lot of time at Summerfest. Or rather - I didn't spend a lot of time in the kids' area. By the time I started going to Summerfest, it was mostly to drag a very harassed parent to a stage for a band that I had to see. Unfortunately for me, the kids' area was s...

Juneteenth Not The Same Anymore

Back in the day as a kid, I enjoyed going to the Juneteenth festival in the 1980's.  It was not as crazy as it is now.You had your usual drunks talking nonsense when you walked past them. I remembered Juneteenth staying open until midnight.  Somewhere along the way, other people had to ...

Delafield - Close to it all. Far from expected.

Peaceful trails, pure lakes, trendy shopping & dining... As spring rolls into Wisconsin, bringing with it longer, sun-filled days, it's a great time to shake off winter with a visit to Delafield, Wisconsin. It's a welcoming city in an exquisite outdoor setting known as Lake Country, and just ...

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