Metro Milwaukee, greater Milwaukee or Milwaukeeland. Whatever you call it, "it" is way more than merely the City or County of Milwaukee. So, it's exciting to see that the Milwaukee area will work with the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase in a four-year project called the Exchange Network.
Located on the quant main drag of Port Washington just a block from the harbor, Twisted Willow, 308 N. Franklin St., has been packed since opening its doors six weeks ago. Bar manager Joe Buth took some time off while preparing for a busy Fish Day weekend to talk to OnMilwaukee.com about what it's like to tend bar on the shores of Lake Michigan.
I would have never known of the existence of Chuck's Place Restaurant, 406 N. Main St. in Thiensville, were it not for social media. One of my Yelp friends checked in at Chuck's Place using the mobile app, and the comments exchanged between a few Yelpers intrigued me.
In 1938, newlyweds Rosalie and Alex Ferrante established the first Ferrante's Restaurant in central Milwaukee. A friend and I decided to check out the popular restaurant opened by their kids in Mequon, and we were pleasantly surprised by a Texas Ranch Pizza.
Less than a half hour north of the city limits on I-43, Cedarburg is a hidden gem of dining in the Milwaukee area. It's magnificently easy to navigate since most of the best places are located on Washington Avenue, Cedarburg's idyllic main drag. Here is one local's suggested itinerary.
Thursday June 27th, 2013 – Milwaukee, WI
In a perfect world, I would have spent the entire day hard at work. I would have gotten up early and hit the ground running. I would have gotten a little bit done on a lot or projects or maybe put a big dent in just one. I have a...
Winery Aleksandrovic - at nines at the River Club May 23, 2013 / 6:30 to 8:30 - nines at the River Club of Mequon is delighted to present a very special wine and small plate pairing event featuring Aleksandrovic Wines. (Alek-sand-ro-vic)This tasting event will feature 2 highly rated red wines, 2 ...
I have gone to every Summerfest since 1991 with the exception of last summer. Last summer I didn't for for 2 reasons:
1.) There were not really any bands I was dying to see 2.) The Ozaukee Flyer was not in walking distance of my house anymore.
This year there are a few bands I wanted to...