Rebel Converting vows mask materials donation if city passes ordinance
Tue, 7 Jul 2020 05:00:00 CDT - Saukville manufacturer Rebel Converting, which has donated millions of masks already during the COVID-19 pandemic, has vowed to donate the materials needed to make a million masks if the City of Milwaukee passes an ordinance making the wearing of masks mandatory.

You can still sit in the stands (in cutout form) at a 2020 Brewers game
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 20:46:00 CDT - Don't worry if you swung and missed at that first pitch, because the Brewers are giving you another at bat, putting another round of "Cutout Crew" fake fans in the stands on sale Tuesday morning.

Flash on, flash off: 5 fun firefly facts
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 19:05:00 CDT - Got fireflies in your neighborhood? If so, you might find this info interesting about everyone's favorite pyrotechnic beetle.

Brewers release 2020 regular season schedule, will open on road against Cubs
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 18:26:00 CDT - MLB announced the schedule for the upcoming COVID-shortened 60-game season on Monday night, revealing that the Brewers will start their 2020 campaign on Friday, July 24 on the road against �" who else? �" the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

10 podcasts to listen to by people of color
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 18:06:00 CDT - Podcasts have exploded over the last fifteen years - and with the systemic racism laid bare over the past months, there's been no better time to use our time and our ears to support and listen to people of color.

Iron Grate BBQ food truck parks in Walker's Point
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 16:23:00 CDT - Iron Grate BBQ Co. will park its food truck at 1010 S. 1st St. in Walker's Point starting Wednesday, July 8.

The S Bar at Silverspot Cinema in Brookfield will reopen July 8
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 16:06:00 CDT - The "S" in The S Bar apparently stands for "serving soon," as the restaurant and lounge found at the Silverspot Cinema in The Corners of Brookfield announced that it will reopen for lounge and patio service beginning Wednesday, July 8.

Milwaukee Art Museum announces reopening date, free admission for a month
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 14:29:00 CDT - The Milwaukee Art Museum will reopen to the public on Thursday, July 16, complete with new hours, a reserved part of the day for high-risk visitors and a month of free admission for all.

The Athletic releases MLB stadium survey; how did Miller Park do?
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 14:01:00 CDT - Today, The Athletic released the results of a stadium survey it conducted among baseball fans. So how did Miller Park rate? Find out here.

The Riverwest24 registration rolls on without a race
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 13:01:00 CDT - Though there will be no Riverwest24 this year, the event resumes in spirit with "registration" that opened over the weekend - and for a good cause.

Milwaukee frozen custard guide
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 12:01:00 CDT - It may be Brew City, but custard is no small matter in Milwaukee, where everyone has his or her own favorite custard stand. This, of course, may go a long way toward explaining our waistlines. But hey, what's the point of livin' if you can't go a-lickin' custard every now and again.

Restaurants currently offering dine-in, patio seating or takeout options
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 10:56:00 CDT - In an effort to support social distancing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, an increasing number of restaurants -- even those who've never offered carry-out and delivery before -- are announcing their decision to offer take-out, delivery and curbside meal options.

Bayshore brings the Sounds of Summer outside
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 09:02:00 CDT - As more changes come to the Glendale mixed-use shopping center - including a new Target store - Bayshore is bringing the music out into the open, too, with its Sounds of Summer concert series.

The Morning Laugh: 5 funny videos and memes to start your day with a smile
Mon, 6 Jul 2020 06:49:00 CDT - To start your day with a smile, we're going to post five funny viral videos and memes every morning. Because we believe in starting the day on the right foot even when things feel like they're all going wrong.

Milwaukee County program offers mothers a "Healthy Start"
Sun, 5 Jul 2020 15:01:00 CDT - Healthy Start, which seeks to reduce and ultimately eliminate maternal child-health disparities for Black women in Milwaukee, began last year as a result of a five-year, $5 million grant from the Department of Health and Human Services, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.

Keep your landscape looking good with less effort
Sun, 5 Jul 2020 13:01:00 CDT - Keep your garden looking its best and reduce your workload by enlisting practices that provide multiple benefits. Your garden will flourish and youTMll have more time to enjoy its beauty.

Tips from a failed SAHM
Sun, 5 Jul 2020 11:01:00 CDT - When my daughter was born, I stayed home with her for nearly a year. I'm so lucky that we were able to make that work, and it saved so many child care dollars. She was, by all accounts, a super easy baby. And I absolutely hated it.

MPS wants police out of schools. A state-mandated contract could complicate that
Sat, 4 Jul 2020 19:01:00 CDT - Although the MPS Board of School Directors has unanimously voted in favor of ending contracts with the Milwaukee Police Department, there is one contract that stands in the way, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.

Usinger's president shares sausage grilling secrets
Sat, 4 Jul 2020 12:01:00 CDT - It's Fourth of July weekend, and in honor of this special summer weekend, we checked in with Fritz Usinger, president of Usinger's, and asked him for a little advice.

Great Lakes Distillery releases world's first bottled in bond gin
Sat, 4 Jul 2020 10:45:00 CDT - Great Lakes Distillery, the state's first distillery to open since Prohibition, is also pioneering the new, uncharted waters of bottled in bond gin, creating what appears to be the world's first example.