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.
Articles about East Side and UWM
May 15, 2020 11:01 a.m.
There's nothing like al fresco dining on a patio during our great Milwaukee summer. And as we approach sunnier more clement days, patios might just provide an innovative solution to safer dining as restaurant owners across the city consider their options for re-opening.
May 7, 2020 12:15 p.m.
It's a beautiful sunny day. And it's just a little bit brighter because Lucky Liu's has reopened its doors for takeout.
April 30, 2020 7:46 p.m.
Tune in on Friday for an off-shoot of the Quarantine Kitchen series featuring local chefs cooking up simple dishes in their home or restaurant kitchens. These episodes will air on Fridays at 1:00 p.m. Here's what we're cooking up this week.
April 27, 2020 2:53 p.m.
Like most festivals this summer, the East Side Summer Soulstice Music Festival is canceled, but kicks off a virtual "Tribute to Soulstice" this week.
April 23, 2020 3:50 p.m.
Comet Cafe on the East Side has officially re-opened to the public after closing its doors on March 17.
April 23, 2020 9:02 a.m.
The Velvet Whip's Dan Ball, with fellow band member Henry Steinfort, has created "The Legendary Velvet Whip," a self-published book tracing the revolutionary counterculture Milwaukee band's short but important trajectory.
April 20, 2020 2:01 p.m.
Lots of local businesses have been teaming up with area restaurants to deliver lunches to workers on the front line fighting the coronavirus pandemic and this Saturday, Milwaukee's Good City Brewing will join in, too.
April 7, 2020 11:04 a.m.
Looking for a comforting Wisconsin bar background for your next Zoom hangout? Well look no further because you can now hang out at the iconic Landmark Lanes via Zoom.
March 26, 2020 12:31 p.m.
The Oriental Theatre has been dark since March 14, but Milwaukee Film still found a way to bring movies to you. Rent or buy "Fantastic Fungi" today - and help this local icon continue to thrive.
March 24, 2020 3:35 p.m.
When Peter Dietrich and Derek Nackers bought Divino Wine and Dine, 2315 N. Murray Ave., in January, they had hoped to reopen the place as Tavolino by this month. Of course, that's not happening, but they're moving forward anyway with a carry-out pop-up with Izzy Hops next door.