East Side and UWM
Milwaukee's East Side, home to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, offers art house cinema, boutique shopping, clusters of night life, dining and more. And the Olmsted-designed Lake Park is a Milwaukee gem.
Businesses near East Side and UWM
Upcoming events near East Side and UWM
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts - 929 N. Water St. Peck Pavilion
True Skoolâ€™s mission is to use the urban arts as a tool to e...
Newsroom Pub - 137 E. Wells St.
Marcelle Polednik will be the featured speaker at a Milwauke...
Blu - 424 E. Wisconsin Ave.
New York veteran jazz pianist and composer MICHAEL WEISS bri...
Bacchus - 925 E. Wells St.
The team at Bacchus is pleased to host an evening with Cyril...
Estabrook Park - 4400 N. Estabrook Dr. Oak Leaf Trail
The race to the finish gets easier when itâ€™s for a great cau...
Articles about East Side and UWM
Aug. 18, 2017 12:56 p.m.
Watch some Brew City boats brighten up the night at the Milwaukee Venetian Boat Parade, as the event - featuring vibrant vessels dressed up in lights and more - sets sail on Saturday, Aug. 19, in the McKinley Marina for the first time.
Aug. 16, 2017 5:00 p.m.
Kristin Godfrey was announced as the new East Side Business Improvement director today, replacing Jim Plaisted after his departure in July.
Aug. 16, 2017 8:48 a.m.
Jalem Getz, the president of Wantable, an online retailer based in Milwaukee, has purchased the decommissioned Milwaukee Fire Department Fire House, Ladder Company No. 5, at 1945 N. Bartlett Ave. and plans to convert it into a single family residence.
Aug. 15, 2017 4:01 p.m.
After this morning's announcement that the German-themed Von Trier would morph into a mid-century cocktail lounge by early 2018, a petition appeared on Change.org.
Aug. 15, 2017 8:59 a.m.
Rumors that Von Trier was about to undergo major changes flew around for months, and this morning owner John Sidoff confirmed they were true.
July 31, 2017 11:46 a.m.
It's National Avocado Day, and so we dug up this guac recipe from a classic, long-gone Milwaukee restaurant: El Condor, which was known for, among other offerings, its great guacamole.
July 24, 2017 11:01 a.m.
Jow Nai Fouquet, the East Side restaurant specializing in fare from southern Thailand, has announced that it will be closing its doors sometime this September.
July 19, 2017 12:06 p.m.
Because there is still joy in this world, the world's biggest bounce house - or bouncy castle, or boingalow, or whatever term you prefer - is bounding its way over to Milwaukee this summer.
July 17, 2017 1:01 p.m.
We're less than a week away from the 40th annual Festa Italiana (July 21-23), where one of the most popular dishes served is arancine, Sicilian fried rice balls. But, what are they? And how are they made. Dean Cannestra of Divino shows us how.
July 11, 2017 1:01 p.m.
If you've ever had the pleasure of meeting Catherine Miller, you're likely to remember her wit, her spunk and her flashy sense of fashion. But it's her can-do attitude that has gotten her through myriad challenges and two decades with Bastille Days.