Matt's Hallmark Holiday Hell: "Switched for Christmas"
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:16:00 CDT - What better way to keep my high from "The Christmas Train" going than "Switched for Christmas," a Hallmark holiday movie starring not just one Candace Cameron Bure but TWO Candace Cameron Bures?!

Wedding reception locales guide
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:01:00 CDT - While it's been a tradition for couples to get married in a place of the bride's family's choosing, nowadays weddings can be held almost anywhere a couple desires. Here are some special sites for the bride and groom's consideration.

Who's got two thumbs and is very happy to have Aaron Rodgers back? This guy
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:02:00 CDT - Aaron Rodgers and Jordy Nelson have a unique chemistry and a very productive connection. While Rodgers was out injured, Nelson practically disappeared from the Packers' offense. But now Rodgers is back, and he wants to get Nelson much more involved. Thumbs up!

Longstanding bar changes name to honor bartender
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:45:00 CDT - Recently, Jim's Time Out in Downtown Milwaukee changed its decor and name to Stella's: A Cocktail Dive to recognize Stella Ivory who has worked at the bar for 21years.

Side-ling up to the holiday table: Justin Carlisle's scalloped corn
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:03:00 CDT - Want to pull out all the stops this holiday? Throughout the month of December we'll share some of Milwaukee's most talented chefs' takes on holiday-worthy fare.

Hidden Gems: Kochanski's Concertina Beer Hall
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:03:00 CDT - Even if you've been to Kochanski's Concertina Beer Hall, we're going to bet you don't know some of its behind-the-scenes quirks. And if you haven't been to this cultural gem, it's about time you read about all the reasons why you should go.

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.

A Meditation on reggae: A great roots harmony trio plays Shank Hall
Sat, 17 Mar 2012 09:03:00 CDT - In honor of this weekend's Milwaukee performance by The Meditations, we present five great 1970s reggae harmony groups - not an easy list to narrow down.

OnMilwaukee Weekend Preview: Dec. 14-17, 2017
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 07:45:00 CDT - Celebrate this festive time of the year, and the great Milwaukee weekend with an event list that's seemingly never-ending! What's up this weekend? Sledding. Visits with Santa. Holiday theatre specials. Check out our local teams- The Admirals, The Packers and the Bucks. Christmas parties. Comedy nights. Concerts. And oh ... so much more. Enjoy!   

Valhalla has closed on Old World Third Street
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:21:00 CDT - Valhalla, the Scandinavian bar and restaurant located at 1111 N. Old World 3rd St. has closed. But a new venue is on its way to the space sometime in 2018.

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: NOIZE
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:01:00 CDT - With the winter weather starting to get colder and colder, it is a wardrobe must to have a good winter coat - and a chic one at that. Luckily, our Day 5 giveaway is just that. Find out how to win!

Thank Cod it's Fryday: Ricardo's Pizza in Greendale
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:03:00 CDT - As you might guess, Ricardo's is best known for its pizza. And our Lori Fredrich might never have thought of it for a fish fry had it not been for an astute recommendation from OnMilwaukee reader Matt Kraus, who wrote and told her it was "the best in the city."

Milwaukee Talks: Wisconsin Humane Society President Anne Reed
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:03:00 CDT - Even at 138 years old, the Wisconsin Humane Society is an organization that doesn't rest on its laurels. Just this month, it announced it will acquire the Bay Area Humane Society in Green Bay and the Door County Humane Society, bringing its total number of campuses to five. Leading this charge is President and CEO Anne Reed, a lawyer by trade, who joined WHS in 2010.

"The Last Jedi" is the first "Star Wars" in ages to feel truly, thrillingly new
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 02:06:00 CDT - The future of "Star Wars" looks bright after writer-director Rian Johnson's "The Last Jedi," the first entry of this new era that exhilaratingly lives up to its predecessors without merely replicating them.