By Jeff Sherman Staff Writer Published May 15, 2008 at 12:00 PM

Yaffa, 106 W. Wells St., is open for lunch from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. beginning Tuesday, May 20.

To help kick off the new hours chef and owner John Chitko offers half-priced salads and $6 burgers -- with fries dusted with paprika and parmesan cheese and a soda -- from May 20 to 30.

Other lunch items include Yaffa's tasty schwarma sandwiches (lamb and chicken), a falafel sandwich, two signature salads and most of the appetizers available on the dinner menu.

Yaffa is located on the Riverwalk next to Butch's Clock Steakhouse.

Jeff Sherman Staff Writer

A life-long and passionate community leader and Milwaukeean, Jeff Sherman is a co-founder of OnMilwaukee.

He grew up in Wauwatosa and graduated from Marquette University, as a Warrior. He holds an MBA from Cardinal Stritch University, and is the founding president of Young Professionals of Milwaukee (YPM)/Fuel Milwaukee.

Early in his career, Sherman was one of youngest members of the Greater Milwaukee Committee, and currently is involved in numerous civic and community groups - including board positions at The Wisconsin Center District, Wisconsin Club and Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.  He's honored to have been named to The Business Journal's "30 under 30" and Milwaukee Magazine's "35 under 35" lists.  

He owns a condo in Downtown and lives in greater Milwaukee with his wife Stephanie, his son, Jake, and daughter Pierce. He's a political, music, sports and news junkie and thinks, for what it's worth, that all new movies should be released in theaters, on demand, online and on DVD simultaneously.

He also thinks you should read OnMilwaukee each and every day.