Bucks' Antetokounmpo and Brogdon win major individual NBA awards
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 22:03:00 CDT - Two Bucks players won individual awards Monday night - one who made the leap this year from potential-filled up-and-comer to rising superstar; the other an oft-doubted, overlooked 2016 second-round draft pick that's now made league history - as Giannis Antetokounmpo and Malcolm Brogdon were honored.
Summerfest picks: Matt Mueller
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 18:01:00 CDT - The Chainsmokers. Flume. Hanson (yes, they're still around). OnMilwaukee pop culture editor Matt Mueller has a loaded slate of musical acts on his schedule for Summerfest. And he wouldn't want it any other way.
Rebel Stage turns 10 as Summerfest celebrates 50
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:02:00 CDT - While Summerfest celebrates its 50th festival, the most unique stage at the Big Gig - the Rebel Stage - is preparing for its 10th year. And it all began in true rebel style.
First Look: DiModa Pizza & Hotspot
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:56:00 CDT - In Italian, "di moda" means "fashionable" or "trendy," hence the owners of the new DiModa Pizza & Hotspot - which opened in the former Trocadero space this weekend - thought it was the ideal name for their concept.
8 crazed concoctions to compete for Sporkies award at Wisconsin State Fair
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:12:00 CDT - It's almost time to enjoy the sugar-high-inducing, artery-clogging delights of the Wisconsin State Fair. Among the contenders for this year's fair are eight finalists chosen for the fair's fifth annual food competition, The Sporkies, a competition which challenges fair vendors to create the most ingenious concoctions possible.
What chefs eat: Zach Espinosa of Mr. B's Steakhouse
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:01:00 CDT - Zach Espinosa says that the way he eats has been forged largely by the identity he's created as a chef. That means fresh, high quality ingredients, and not too many of them. His picks for great restaurant dishes reflect his experience at both Harbor House and Mr. B's.
Summerfest picks: Molly Snyder
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:04:00 CDT - It's senior writer / editorial manager Molly Snyder's umpteenth Summerfest, and here's what she hopes to check out during the 11-day music festival. See you there!
McDonald's adds McDelivery in Milwaukee with UberEATS
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:00:00 CDT - McDelivery on UberEATS is available at more than 50 McDonald's restaurants throughout Milwaukee.
Milwaukee and Erin Hills: A family's adventure of fun, food and fescue
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 16:46:00 CDT - For us 40-something Northeasterners, Milwaukee knowledge is largely based on exposure to "Wayne's World" and "Laverne & Shirley," picturing a Stan Mikita's donut shop next to a sausage factory and brewery on every block. But after my recent trip to Milwaukee, I now know better.
Summerfest transportation guide
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:00:00 CDT - Here is your complete transportation guide to getting to Summerfest 50 at the Milwaukee lakefront.
Former St. Boniface student says Father Groppi "taught me how to love"
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:56:00 CDT - Shirley (Berry) Butler-Derge met the Rev. James E. Groppi when she was only 8 years old, she tells Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, instantly bonding with the priest who came to teach - and to help in the open housing marches of the late '60s.
Milwaukee brunch guide
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:01:00 CDT - The weekly grind hardly allows time for a.m. bacon, eggs and hash browns, and if there is time to whip 'em up, they're usually scarfed down fast. That's why weekend brunches are such a relaxing treat. Check out our list of the local Sunday morning hot spots and take some time to savor simple and elaborate breakfast treats.
Harley-Davidson and Sailor Jerry rum put a partnership in ink
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:30:00 CDT - Harley-Davidson Motor Company and Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum announced a multi-year partnership today. Was it a penchant for freedom and tattoos that brought them together?
Allium closed, but hopefully not for good
Sun, 29 Jan 2017 21:50:00 CDT - Change is in the air again, this time for Allium, a cozy bar and restaurant at 2101 N. Prospect Ave. The owners announced within the hour on Facebook that the business will close - at least for now.
East Side dining guide
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 17:01:00 CDT - For decades, the East Side has been home to some of Milwaukee's best restaurants, bars and shops and one of the social and cultural hubs of the city. The East Side offers an array of delectable and eclectic eats for everyone from humble college students to well-off professionals.
Rapid Review: Chic Cafe
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German folk duo Milky Chance owned their time at Summerfest
Thu, 7 Jul 2016 02:56:00 CDT - Milky Chance may be a fairly new group, but its sound is sure to resonate with people for a while. The duo gave us a taste of its particular magic at the U.S. Cellular Connection Stage at Summerfest Wednesday night.
Sticks and stones? Should the Redskins change their name?
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 13:03:00 CDT - The Washington Redskins football team is starting the process of getting a new stadium, either in Maryland or Virginia or Washington. A reporter asked team president George Allen if he would be willing to drop the nickname in order to get support for the new stadium. "No," Allen replied.
Bowersox fills Turner Hall with fantastic voice
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:29:00 CDT - The beautiful part of the Turner Hall ballroom on 4th Street is the acoustics in the room can benefit from a band, or a single singer. For Crystal Bowersox, the "American Idol" runner up in the show's 9th season, just her powerful voice filled the space.
15 years in numbers
Sat, 28 Sep 2013 13:01:00 CDT - As we celebrate 15 years in Milwaukee media, OnMilwaukee.com takes a mathematical look at just how much has happened in our city since 1998.