Thank Cod it's Fryday: Canal Street Cafe
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:02:00 CDT - If you're looking for a spot where you can find a solid fish fry that's served seven days a week, look no further than Canal Street Cafe, located just inside the front doors at Potawatomi Hotel and Casino.
Wood-fired delights await at Birch + Butcher, which opens today
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:03:00 CDT - We got a first look at the space and menu at the new Birch + Butcher restaurant during the restaurant's soft opening on Thursday, Nov. 16. And there's every reason to put the restaurant on your list of spots to visit.
Hilton MKE City Center offers elegance, decadence and beer-filled boots
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:01:00 CDT - Being a tourist in your own town is fun. Last week, we did just that and had a wonderful, gluttonous, dog-friendly stay at the Hilton City Center in Downtown Milwaukee.
Old Smoky introduced generations of kids to railroading
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:01:00 CDT - You don't have to be THAT old to remember the days when Old Smoky used to serve Bay View. The neutered steam locomotive didn't go actually anywhere, but folks loved it just the same ... at least for a little while.
Milwaukee Talks: Wisconsin Herd GM Dave Dean
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 20:03:00 CDT - The Wisconsin Herd, the Bucks' new G League affiliate, will play its inaugural home opener on Friday at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. We spoke with Herd GM Dave Dean about starting a team from scratch, the thrill and challenge of the unknown, the growth of the G League, which Herd players to watch in Milwaukee and more.
OnMilwaukee Weekend Preview: Nov. 16-19, 2017
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:00:00 CDT - Celebrate the great Milwaukee weekend, and celebrate it with Milwaukee pride! What's up this weekend? Holiday Lights kicks off. MAM After Dark rocks the Art Museum, three UWM basketball games, the Herd hoop it up and the big Downtown Holiday Parade steps off Saturday. Many musicals and plays. The big Newaukee and OnMilwaukee supply drive and social event. Concerts. The MSO. The Holiday Folk Fair. The home opener for the MU women. Comedy shows. And, so much more. Dive in, and trust that the experts at OnMilwaukee have your weekend covered.
Going to a Bucks game? Stay at Downtown's fresh and fun SpringHill Suites
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:02:00 CDT - Given its Downtown location and upscale amenities, SpringHill Suites is a perfectly good option for business and convention guests. But, whether for local Milwaukeeans stopping in to get some beer and barbecue or out-of-town visitors staying the night, it's particularly great for Bucks fans.
Milwaukee hotel bars guide
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:04:00 CDT - Here's a guide to local hotel bars to keep in mind for the next date night or holiday meet-up or just as an alternative to your usual spots. "414 let's have one more," Milwaukee!
95.7 BIG FM switches to Christmas music
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:42:00 CDT - Tonight, Milwaukee will go into full holiday mode with the tree lighting and Holiday Lights Festival. And to help you get ready for tonight and the holiday season, 95.7 BIG FM will make its annual switch to holiday music 24/7.
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.
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.
A Meditation on reggae: A great roots harmony trio plays Shank Hall
Sat, 17 Mar 2012 09:03:00 CDT - In honor of this weekend's Milwaukee performance by The Meditations, we present five great 1970s reggae harmony groups - not an easy list to narrow down.
Milwaukee happy hour guide
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:01:00 CDT - There's nothing quite like a great drink special to help you unwind after a long day. We've done an exhaustive search and found Milwaukee's happiest Happy Hours.
One tank weekend getaways: A food lovers guide to La Crosse
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:03:00 CDT - La Crosse didn't spring to mind as I was contemplating interesting weekend getaways for the fall. However, it became an interesting challenge to research the area, pinpoint a few spots I was interested in visiting and plan what turned out to be a lovely weekend trip that left me both invigorated and refreshed.
Romantic or raunchy: A sexy slide into Sybaris
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:00:00 CDT - You've seen the commercials. You've heard the rumors. And you might have even wondered what it would be like to spend a night at the Sybaris Pool Suites. Earlier this week, OnMilwaukee.com's Molly Snyder did just that. Here's a first-person account.