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Sports - Nov. 20, 2017
Who and what is at the Bucks' Milwaukee Mondays game tonight?
Tonight's Milwaukee Mondays game is the 7 p.m. matchup between the Bucks and the Wizards at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. It features T-shirt designer Orchard Street Apparel and local musicians Aryn and Savannah, followed by Milwaukee Excellence Charter School.
Sports - Nov. 19, 2017
The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Week 11 vs. Ravens
Now that the Packers are officially and mathematically average, with a 5-5 record attained after their humiliating 23-0 home loss to the Ravens on Sunday, it's worth remembering: Brett Hundley is not a good QB, but, without Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay is a mediocre team that plays boring football.
Bars & Clubs - Nov. 17, 2017
Hidden Gem: Jamo's
You walk into Jamo's and you're in Jamo's world, which is intimate and unpretentious and dimly lit and anachronistic. It's stuck out of time and place, with its own people and practices, a distinct style and sense. Jamo's is an old corner tavern, the quintessential dive bar, the definition of a hidden gem.
Sports - Nov. 16, 2017
Milwaukee Talks: Wisconsin Herd GM Dave Dean
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.
Travel & Visitors Guide - Nov. 16, 2017
Going to a Bucks game? Stay at Downtown's fresh and fun SpringHill Suites
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.
Sports - Nov. 15, 2017
Packers want to host the NFL Draft, but could Green Bay accommodate it?
During the Packers' annual shareholders meeting at Lambeau Field in 2016, team president Mark Murphy made some waves by revealing that Green Bay had applied to host the NFL Draft. But does the area have the hotel rooms to accommodate such a big event?
Sports - Nov. 14, 2017
Steve Novak talks Bucks, Downtown development and Milwaukee's NBA reputation
During a recent interview, we talked to retired NBA player Steve Novak, an area native who's now a Bucks broadcaster, about the city's Downtown development, the perception of Milwaukee within the NBA, which local places he used to recommend and more.
Sports - Nov. 14, 2017
Huge upset win at Iowa State gives Panthers something to smile about
The Panthers made major men's college basketball headlines Monday night; refreshingly it was for something good, and it was on the court. Milwaukee blew out Iowa State on the road, cruising 74-56 against the heavily favored Cyclones and having perhaps its best moment in two years.
Sports - Nov. 13, 2017
Who and what is featured at the Bucks' third Milwaukee Mondays game tonight?
The third Milwaukee Mondays game is tonight's 7 p.m. matchup between the Bucks and the Memphis Grizzlies at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. It features T-shirt designer Sconnie Nation and local musician Trapper Schoepp.
Sports - Nov. 13, 2017
Milwaukee Ice Fishing & Winter Sports Show returns to State Fair Park
The Milwaukee Ice Fishing & Winter Sports Show returns for its fourth year at the Wisconsin State Fair Park, running Dec. 8-10, with 64 of the nation's leading fishing and outdoors vendors exhibiting products and services for ice fishing and winter sports enthusiasts.
Sports - Nov. 12, 2017
The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Week 10 vs. Bears
For the first time since Aaron Rodgers broke his collarbone a month ago, the Packers looked like a football team with a plan on Sunday in Chicago, running the ball, rushing the passer and snapping their three-game losing streak with a 23-16 victory over the Bears.
Sports - Nov. 9, 2017
Admirals sign former Badgers standout Mark Zengerle
The Admirals claimed forward Mark Zengerle off waivers, the team announced Thursday, and the former Wisconsin Badgers standout is expected to make his debut on Saturday night when Milwaukee hosts the Rockford IceHogs at the UWM Panther Arena.
Buzz - Nov. 8, 2017
Bill to make state drinking age 19 an interesting proposition, likely to fail
A few Republican state representatives want to lower Wisconsin's legal drinking age from 21 to 19 years old. It's an interesting proposition and an age-old debate, though the current bill faces an uphill battle, and particularly two significant obstacles.
Sports - Nov. 8, 2017
Packers cut Martellus Bennett, abruptly ending his strange, short-lived tenure
Martellus Bennett was waived by the Packers on Wednesday with the failure to disclose a medical condition designation, setting the team up to file a grievance against him. The release abruptly and surprisingly ends Bennett's strange, short-lived and disappointing time in Green Bay.
Sports - Nov. 7, 2017
PODCAST: The Bucks made a trade and the Packers lost again, with Gene Mueller
In this Nov. 7 episode of OnMilwaukee's Postgame Tailgate podcast, Jimmy Carlton and Matt Mueller talk to Matt's dad, Milwaukee radio host and sports fan Gene Mueller, about the Bucks' trade for Eric Bledsoe and the Packers' loss to the Lions. Also, Intern John joins the show!
Sports - Nov. 7, 2017
Bucks won the Eric Bledsoe-Greg Monroe trade with Phoenix, for now
Just nine games into the season, the Bucks have made the biggest move of the NBA season, and on many accounts have already won the trade. On Tuesday, Milwaukee traded center Greg Monroe, plus protected first- and second-round draft picks to the Suns for guard Eric Bledsoe.
Sports - Nov. 7, 2017
The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Week 9 vs. Lions
Brett Hundley wasn't the reason the Packers lost, 30-17, to the Lions. But he didn't really help them win, either. Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford shredded Green Bay's defense, snapping his team's three-game losing streak and extending the Packers' skid to three games.
Sports - Nov. 3, 2017
Wisconsinite Vince Biegel will live out his childhood Packers dream Monday night
The Packers activated Vince Biegel from the physically unable to perform list Friday, clearing the way for the rookie linebacker and Wisconsin star to make his NFL debut for the team he loved growing up. His wife's making a spreadsheet for ticket requests; he's just focused on being ready to play.
Sports - Nov. 3, 2017
Bucks announce commemorative Legends of the Rafters Bobblehead Series
The Bucks have introduced another way for fans to celebrate the franchise's 50th anniversary season, announcing Friday the Legends of the Rafters Bobblehead Series, which commemorates those players whose numbers have been retired at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
Movies & TV - Nov. 1, 2017
PODCAST: Let's talk all about "Stranger Things" season 2
The thrilling Netflix original "Stranger Things" dropped its much-anticipated second season on Oct. 27, and we thought five days was more than enough time to let people watch before we breathlessly dissected it on the pod. Did we like it? Yes. Did we have issues? Yes.
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