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Dobkin captures the "Soul of a Port"

Published Sept. 20, 2017

As the saying goes, there are eight million stories in the naked city. Milwaukee author Leah Dobkin tells some of them in her book, "Soul of a Port," which aims to do more than simply offer a chronological history of this vital piece of Milwaukee.


The Milwaukee video everyone is talking about

Published July 11, 2017

It debuted on Friday, July 7 only on Instagram, but now this buzzed about Milwaukee video is being rolled out on multiple platforms including right here on OnMilwaukee. Designed and produced by Social Candy, it's meant to be shared and as a showcase for our fine city.


Introducing the new OnMilwaukee logo

Published Sept. 3, 2015

As OnMilwaukee enters its 18th year, we are once again looking at how we do things, what we stand for, and how we can improve. And so we have unveiled a new logo to help steer us on a productive path.

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Hoan to be renamed British Petroleum Bridge.

Unnamed sources say that the cash-strapped State of Wisconsin is considering selling the naming rights to its highway bridges to private companies as a way to raise money. The first bridge slated for renaming is the Hoan Bridge in Milwaukee with British Petroleum (BP) rumored to be the likely con...

If WisDOT Built Buildings.

If WisDOT were to build a building--similar to say Milwaukee's US Bank building--using the Hoan Bridge as a model, what would their building look like? Let's imagine a conversation with a spokesperson from WisDOT:How tall is your building?   "Same as the US Bank tower, 42 stories.&...

Where's our $240 Million?

WisDOT official defends spending $240 M to store snow on the Hoan by singing, ‘Let it snow. Let it snow. Let it snow.’The controversy erupted after a Milwaukee paper printed a story comparing the Golden Gate Bridge to the Hoan. The State, under mounting public pressure, is studying th...

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