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Published Dec. 2, 2013
Here's a taste of what's new and notable - including Marcus Restaurants' fifth annual cookie contest, a free performance of "A Christmas Carol" at Michael Fields Agricultural Institute, a champagne tasting at Bavette, "A Christmas Carol" dinners at The Pabst Mansion, and newsy bits from the Ruby Tap in Wauwatosa.
Published Oct. 10, 2013
After talking to local experts, Tea Krulos got the scoop on a few of Milwaukee's most famous places to meet a ghost.
Published Sept. 24, 2013
In a sense, the story of Frederick Layton is the story of art in Milwaukee. Not only was the English immigrant meat-packer one of Milwaukee's first serious art collectors, he was also among the first to pony up to build a civic art gallery - the Layton Art Gallery on Jefferson Street - to allow the public access to his collection. That gallery also had an important local art school attached and, while the gallery morphed into the Milwaukee Art Museum, strands of the school are woven into the history of Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design.
Published Sept. 16, 2013
Milwaukee's made yet another national list as The Pabst Mansion shows up on Complex Magazine's list of "20 Must Visit American Homes."
Published Aug. 23, 2013
On a recent visit to The Pabst Mansion, I picked up a copy of a letter that sits on Pabst's desk in his study that features an oak coffered ceiling with his favorite German proverbs worked into the beautiful design. I've cut and pasted in this blog. It's touching, relevant and loving.
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