Celebrate Brewers Opening Day without the jersey
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:01:00 CDT - Brewers Opening Day, an unofficial holiday beloved by Milwaukeeans, is just around the corner. Whether you're attending the game or watching from your favorite sports bar, here are some great ways to dress for the occasion without wearing a jersey.
Great Lakes Distillery spirits added to Miller Park's cocktail menu
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:04:00 CDT - Great Lakes Distillery announced today that the Milwaukee Brewers, starting this season, will serve cocktails made from Kinnickinnic Whiskey, Rehorst Gin and Roaring Dan's Rum at Miller Park.
Chicago's Red June Cafe to open second location Downtown
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:01:00 CDT - Chicago's Red June Cafe is slated to open a second location on Jefferson Street in Downtown Milwaukee later this spring. The cafe, known for its friendly neighborhood atmosphere, will offer coffee and espresso, along with a variety of breakfast and lunch items.
Tha Circle moves into former Treats Tavern
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:36:00 CDT - Tha Circle recently opened in the former Treats tavern space, 2221 N. Humboldt Blvd. The sports-themed bar also offers DJ and karaoke nights on Wednesdays.
Milwaukee's best craft brewery, 2017
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:06:00 CDT - For the first time, our Bar Month survey wanted to know your favorite craft brewery in the Brew City - and apparently, even with all of the many mouth-watering options Milwaukee has, the decision was an easy one.
The Rep's "Groucho" misses the great comedian's hallmark
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:03:00 CDT - "Groucho" has a character actor who doesn't give the audience the very thing that made the revered comedian great - a sense of "I just thought of this" - and doesn't shed any light on the complexities of his life.
Take the bitter with the sweet: A word on digestifs
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:01:00 CDT - Amari - bitter Italian digestifs - are just beginning to take off in Milwaukee. And thanks to a growing number of bitter-loving barkeeps, there are several places where you can get an introduction to these deliciously bitter after-dinner liqueurs.
Featured bartender: Matthew "Sherm" Sherman from Junior's Hook
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:07:00 CDT - Recently, OnMilwaukee stopped in to Junior's Hook to talk with Matthew "Sherm" Sherman about football, the bar biz, his upcoming fatherhood, Miller Lite and more.
Summerfest announces The Chainsmokers as July 4 headliner
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:00:00 CDT - This morning, Summerfest announced that EDM/pop duo The Chainsmokers will headline the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on July 4.
Midnight basketball scores as "positive activity" for young men
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 16:26:00 CDT - The Midnight Basketball League is part of the new Milwaukee Public Schools C.A.R.E.S. (Community and Recreation Engaging Students) initiative, which was announced in October, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Drink this now: Brunch beer cocktails at Good City Brewing
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 10:01:00 CDT - A good Sunday Funday includes a number of brunch cocktails, right? But how about a beer-based one? I put a few to a taste test.
Milwaukee brunch guide
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:01:00 CDT - The weekly grind hardly allows time for a.m. bacon, eggs and hash browns, and if there is time to whip 'em up, they're usually scarfed down fast. That's why weekend brunches are such a relaxing treat. Check out our list of the local Sunday morning hot spots and take some time to savor simple and elaborate breakfast treats.
Actor Frank Ferrante talks about the timelessness of Groucho Marx
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:06:00 CDT - Comedy can have a brutally short shelf life. The expiration date on the classic comedic stylings of the Marx Brothers, however, remains far off in the distance. And proving that has been Frank Ferrante's mission for more than three decades.
Allium closed, but hopefully not for good
Sun, 29 Jan 2017 21:50:00 CDT - Change is in the air again, this time for Allium, a cozy bar and restaurant at 2101 N. Prospect Ave. The owners announced within the hour on Facebook that the business will close - at least for now.
East Side dining guide
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 17:01:00 CDT - For decades, the East Side has been home to some of Milwaukee's best restaurants, bars and shops and one of the social and cultural hubs of the city. The East Side offers an array of delectable and eclectic eats for everyone from humble college students to well-off professionals.
Rapid Review: Chic Cafe
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German folk duo Milky Chance owned their time at Summerfest
Thu, 7 Jul 2016 02:56:00 CDT - Milky Chance may be a fairly new group, but its sound is sure to resonate with people for a while. The duo gave us a taste of its particular magic at the U.S. Cellular Connection Stage at Summerfest Wednesday night.
Sticks and stones? Should the Redskins change their name?
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 13:03:00 CDT - The Washington Redskins football team is starting the process of getting a new stadium, either in Maryland or Virginia or Washington. A reporter asked team president George Allen if he would be willing to drop the nickname in order to get support for the new stadium. "No," Allen replied.
Bowersox fills Turner Hall with fantastic voice
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:29:00 CDT - The beautiful part of the Turner Hall ballroom on 4th Street is the acoustics in the room can benefit from a band, or a single singer. For Crystal Bowersox, the "American Idol" runner up in the show's 9th season, just her powerful voice filled the space.
15 years in numbers
Sat, 28 Sep 2013 13:01:00 CDT - As we celebrate 15 years in Milwaukee media, OnMilwaukee.com takes a mathematical look at just how much has happened in our city since 1998.