Results tagged with 'taverns'
Published Jan. 24, 2013
This license business is just full of hypocrisy, temptation and anti-business development rigor. We'd be a lot better off letting people get about their business. If it proves to be a problem, then take action. But preventing the operations without any good reason just seems like a business the Common Council should get out of.
Published Oct. 12, 2012
"Bottoms Up: A Toast to Wisconsin's Historic Bars & Breweries" is an absolutely gorgeous hardcover book published by The Wisconsin Historical Society Press. In it are familiar places like Wolski's, Kegel's Inn and Holler House, alongside a few dozen other gems from around the Badger State. There's a bar located in a circus tent and one in the basement of a dairy barn, among others. We talked to the authors, Jim Draeger and Mark Speltz.
Published Aug. 1, 2012
New Orleans takes the crown with 8.6 bars per 10,000 households. But, Milwaukee is close behind.
Published May 22, 2012
It's always great to read an outsider's view of our fine city, and again today a national source - this time Esquire - has put Milwaukee on a nice pedestal. We're 2012's "Bar City of the Year."
Published Feb. 21, 2010
Ask 20 people what's their favorite place in town to bend an elbow and you're likely to get at least 15 different responses. That's exactly what we're doing this week; we want to know which bar is "your" bar.
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