East Side and UWM
Milwaukee's East Side, home to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, offers art house cinema, boutique shopping, clusters of night life, dining and more. And the Olmsted-designed Lake Park is a Milwaukee gem.
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Articles about East Side and UWM
July 24, 2017 11:01 a.m.
Jow Nai Fouquet, the East Side restaurant specializing in fare from southern Thailand, has announced that it will be closing its doors sometime this September.
July 19, 2017 12:06 p.m.
Because there is still joy in this world, the world's biggest bounce house - or bouncy castle, or boingalow, or whatever term you prefer - is bounding its way over to Milwaukee this summer.
July 17, 2017 1:01 p.m.
We're less than a week away from the 40th annual Festa Italiana (July 21-23), where one of the most popular dishes served is arancine, Sicilian fried rice balls. But, what are they? And how are they made. Dean Cannestra of Divino shows us how.
July 11, 2017 1:01 p.m.
If you've ever had the pleasure of meeting Catherine Miller, you're likely to remember her wit, her spunk and her flashy sense of fashion. But it's her can-do attitude that has gotten her through myriad challenges and two decades with Bastille Days.
July 7, 2017 11:01 a.m.
Easy Tyger has a relaxed casual vibe. And its menu showcases flavors of Southeast Asia through the medium of familiar and comforting dishes like the ever-so-slightly Asian-inspored house burger, which I tried on my latest visit.
July 1, 2017 6:30 p.m.
There's another rooftop patio in town. And this time it's on the East Side. We reported on the expansion at Good City Brewing, which includes a new event space as well as a rooftop patio, which opened just in time for the holiday weekend.
June 20, 2017 1:14 p.m.
UW-Milwaukee has found its next men's basketball head coach, turning to Northwestern top assistant Patrick Baldwin to lead a Panthers program that's been in turmoil the past few years. Baldwin replaces LaVall Jordan, who left UWM last week to take the head coaching job at Butler.
June 20, 2017 10:56 a.m.
We chatted with Milwaukee Film executive and artistic director Jonathan Jackson to learn when and why the organization decided to expand, its plans for the Oriental - on screen and off - and, most importantly, if "Rocky Horror" will survive the swap.
June 18, 2017 7:56 a.m.
This morning, Milwaukee Film announced that the organization acquired a 31-year lease for the Oriental Theatre, with plans to begin operating the legendary local movie palace as a year-round, non-profit cinema in July of 2018.
June 16, 2017 2:06 p.m.
British singer-songwriter and cult favorite Robyn Hitchcock will perform in The Back Room at Colectivo, 2211 N. Prospect Ave., on Sunday, June 18.