Tis the season: A guide to the Hallmark Channel's new Christmas movies
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 18:01:00 CDT - Christmas has come early - really, really, really, really, ridiculously early - as the Hallmark Channel has already announced its lineup of brand new holiday movies for the upcoming season. Here's this year's sickly sweet selections.

Free scrimmage on Saturday offers first look at the Bucks in their new home
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:26:00 CDT - This weekend you can see the Bucks take the court for the first time ever in the new Fiserv Forum. The team hosts the Green & Cream Scrimmage on Saturday, Sept. 29. Admission to the inter-squad scrimmage, which runs from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., is free and open to all.

Sweeney's Gym breaks fitness stereotypes, applies for liquor license
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:01:00 CDT - Recently, Michael Sweeney, who owns Sweeney's Gym, applied for a liquor license - but not because he plans to open a bar in his workout facility located at 6050 W. Howell Ave.

Milwaukee golf guide
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:06:00 CDT - While the summer may be over, there's still time - and some sunny weather - to tee off at any one of Milwaukee County's golf courses, as well as the dozens of other venues in the surrounding suburbs.

Vote now or forever hold your peace: OnMilwaukee's Best of Dining 2018
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 12:06:00 CDT - You vote, you decide. In OnMilwaukee's 16th annual readers' poll to pick Brew City's best restaurants, you'll find 40 questions asking you to choose your favorites.

"Making a Murderer" sets a release date for season two
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 10:16:00 CDT - If you can believe it, it's been almost three years since Netflix's true crime documentary hit "Making a Murder" - and now the wait is over for the second season, as Netflix today announced that part two will hit the streaming service Friday, Oct. 19.

Road Trip: St. Louis for the Brewers-Cardinals series
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 10:02:00 CDT - The Brewers are currently playing the Cardinals in St. Louis in a crucial series and that can only mean one thing: road trip! Don't worry that you haven't done any advance planning, because we've done it for you.

Urban Spelunking: 12 photos inside the shuttered Karl Ratzsch's restaurant
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:02:00 CDT - Restaurateurs Karl Ratzsch and Ella Helene Ratzsch created what they called a "new-old restaurant ... with an authentic atmosphere of old time hospitality." That was a recipe for success until 2017, when Ratzsch's closed. We recently went inside and thought you might like to see how it looks now.

Make the Brewers' final road game feel like home with Wednesday's watch party
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:56:00 CDT - The Brewers may be in St. Louis for this crucial three-game series against the pesky Cardinals, but there's no reason fans can't make it feel like a home game. That's why the Brewers are hosting a special watch party for Wednesday night's critical game.

The Rep's "In the Heights" is an energetic, uplifting examination of community
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:01:00 CDT - "In the Heights" proves that not only had Lin-Manuel Miranda rightfully earned the reputation of musical genius before "Hamilton," but that, to no one's surprise, The Rep puts on a production as vibrant as what you'd find on The Great White Way.

Folks, families invited to make and see cool stuff at free Maker Faire MKE
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:01:00 CDT - Maker Faire Milwaukee is exactly what it sounds like: a place where Milwaukeeans of all ages and backgrounds gather together to show what they are making and share what they are learning.

Why are the Brewers starting a relief pitcher?
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:46:00 CDT - While many playoff hopefuls are currently trying to sort out their playoff rotation, the Milwaukee Brewers have thrown a wrench into their roster during final week of the year: starting a reliever instead of the scheduled starter.

Brewers close the regular season with Fan Appreciation Weekend at Miller Park
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:46:00 CDT - The Milwaukee Brewers will thank fans for their support all season long with a series of events at Fan Appreciation Weekend during the final regular season series, Sept. 28-30, when the Crew hosts the Detroit Tigers.

Harley-Davidson and Sailor Jerry rum put a partnership in ink
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:30:00 CDT - Harley-Davidson Motor Company and Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum announced a multi-year partnership today. Was it a penchant for freedom and tattoos that brought them together?

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.

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, takes a mathematical look at just how much has happened in our city since 1998.