The area around Gen. Mitchell International Airport includes not only tree-lined residential streets but also bustling commercial districts with restaurants, bars and shopping.
Articles about Airport
March 24, 2020 1:31 p.m.
We've officially made it through another winter, Milwaukee. Know how we're sure? Nite Owl is reopening this week!
March 12, 2020 11:01 a.m.
Milwaukee's General Mitchell International Airport will celebrate the grand opening the country's first known airport beer garden on Monday, March 16.
Aug. 28, 2019 10:45 a.m.
Midwest Express is back and plans to initially offer nonstop flights from MKE to Grand Rapids, Omaha and Cincinnati, according to a press conference held today at Mitchell International Airport.
April 3, 2019 10:16 a.m.
In advance of the arrival of the 2020 Democratic National Convention next summer Mitchell International Airport will get 22 new or remodeled shops and restaurants, according to Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele.
Dec. 24, 2018 9:02 a.m.
This year would have been my 30th or so voting in the respected annual Village Voice Pazz & Jop critics poll. Despite the fact that the Voice ceased publication this summer, I will make my list for 2018 and check it twice.
Dec. 17, 2018 11:48 a.m.
Much to the relief of countless travelers, not least this one, General Mitchell International Airport is now offing free unlimited Boing Wi-Fi in the ticketing, baggage claim and mall areas, and on concourses C and D.
May 26, 2018 4:56 p.m.
In honor of yesterday's National Heat Awareness Day, Nick and I figured what better time to head back on the Burning Through Brew City trail and bring some awareness to the heat dished out at Kim's Thai.
Feb. 23, 2018 11:02 a.m.
In this series, we're trying out some of the city's most popular fish fries. You'll find commentary, pro tips and ratings of the three staples of a classic Wisconsin fry: namely the fish, the potato pancakes and the classic Wisconsin-style brandy old fashioned.
Nov. 8, 2017 5:59 p.m.
After digging into ratings of more than a half-million flights from 2016 and `17, TripIt discovered that travel happiness derives from three things: how old you are, where you live and which airports you're flying from and into. Milwaukeeans make the list.
Nov. 7, 2017 4:28 p.m.
A few years ago, CNET ran a story posing the question, "How can 30-year-old receivers sound better than new ones?" Ben Carp still hears about this article all the time, and for the most part, he agrees with it.