The beating heart of southeastern Wisconsin, Downtown Milwaukee has reclaimed its place as the entertainment and dining hub of Milwaukee. More than just a place to work and play, Downtown has again become a place to live, too, with more than 15,000 residents.
Articles about Downtown
May 19, 2019 3:01 p.m.
U.S. Army veteran Carissa DiPietro is now getting the chance to share her story with hundreds of people, performing the narrative of her trauma, and those of almost a dozen other veterans, on stage of the Milwaukee Repertory Theater.
May 18, 2019 11:26 a.m.
The Bucks squeaked out a victory on Wednesday night at Fiserv Forum, surviving a meek shooting performance to score the first win of their series with the Toronto Raptors. Friday night, however, the Bucks left no doubt. Let's take a look.
May 17, 2019 8:02 a.m.
As the former InterContinental Hotel completes its transition into the Saint Kate, which calls itself Milwaukee's first arts hotel - joining a worldwide trend of infusing galleries and installations into high-end hospitality properties - artist Caroline Lathan-Stiefel began installing work this week.
May 16, 2019 1:16 p.m.
Now that Milwaukee Art Museum's Bouguereau exhibition has closed, you can now turn your attention to two other shows on view now at the museum. Sara Cwynar's multimedia "Image Model Muse," up until Aug. 4, and "Charles Radtke: Contained," on view until Aug. 25.
May 16, 2019 12:46 p.m.
Let's marinate in the Bucks' hard-earned victory last night just a little bit longer by gazing at these 11 images from inside and outside Fiserv Forum during the Bucks' Game 1 win. Yes, the Brook Lopez clap made the cut.
May 16, 2019 10:04 a.m.
If you've seen the incredible story of Hellen Keller's first six years of life in "The Miracle Worker," we can guarantee you have never seen a version like First Stage's adaptation.
May 16, 2019 8:06 a.m.
Refusing to relive the same Game 1 outcome against Boston, the Bucks overcame their rust from a week off and managed to pull off an impressive win against the Raptors to open their series. Here are nine notes from Game 1 of the Conference Finals.
May 15, 2019 7:02 a.m.
No matter what your connection to the team is, we're all in this together. At all levels, sports bring people together. And when a team like the Bucks win, a community builds and takes note since we all become a part of the story.
May 14, 2019 4:01 p.m.
Hopefully Bucks fans will have plenty to celebrate Wednesday night at Lucid Light Lounge after Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Toronto Raptors. And heaven forbid, if not, at least there will be Shaq.
May 14, 2019 3:21 p.m.
As part of a plan to extend The Hop streetcar up to the Wisconsin Center convention facility on Wisconsin Avenue (and then further north), Mayor Tom Barrett today officially announced a plan to build a streetcar plaza on the corner of North Vel R. Phillips and West Wisconsin Avenues.