The northern tip of Walkerâ€™s Point is gaining a reputation as the Fifth Ward: a collection of cafes, shops, restaurants and residences just a hop, skip and a jump from Downtown.
Articles about Fifth Ward
July 10, 2018 5:46 p.m.
The impossible is possible: a vegan patty that looks and tastes like a real burger. But does it match up well against its meaty competition? Let's taste and see.
Jan. 26, 2015 3:29 p.m.
Prodigal Gastropub in Walker's Point is closed. It may or may not reopen.
Nov. 19, 2014 11:07 a.m.
How does a self-taught sushi maker get a job as an executive chef? Just ask Jason Morimoto of Screaming Tuna.
June 28, 2014 1:32 a.m.
Song by song, Brad Paisley stayed true to his current tour's set list and, despite some sound issues, powered through his Summerfest concert with personality, passion and punch.
March 17, 2014 9:05 a.m.
Food and music lovers won't want to miss the 2014 edition of Soundbites, a unique event during which 12 of Milwaukee's top chefs will collaborate with Radio Milwaukee DJs to celebrate the uniting of food and music.
Jan. 15, 2014 5:12 a.m.
Ten years after meeting his biological mother, Mike Zimmer organized a showing of her - and her husband's - work. The event takes place at Translator Milwaukee, 415 E. Menomonee St., on Friday, Jan. 17 in conjunction with Gallery Night.
July 3, 2013 2:01 a.m.
Prodigal Gastropub opened tonight in the former MOCT space, 240 E. Pittsburgh Ave.
March 18, 2013 11:16 a.m.
In November, OnMilwaukee.com reported that 88Nine Radio Milwaukee (88.9 FM) would most likely move to a new location in the Fifth Ward and it was officially announced today that it will happen. A new Stone Creek Cafe will open on the ground floor.
May 23, 2012 8:56 a.m.
On Saturday, June 9, a cadre of deadmau5 fans, a group of Milwaukee EDM (Electronic Dance Music) scene regulars and lots of other folks who love a big show are going to be at Moct for the "tehmau5" event.
Feb. 9, 2012 5:33 a.m.
Here's the good news about the Next Act Theatre production of "Vigil" that opened last weekend. The ageless Ruth Schudson follows up her crisply precise and on-the-mark work in the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's revival of "Driving Miss Daisy" with an equally impressive but very different performance. The sum total of the lines she speaks could be written on one side of a 4x6 index card, but she is continually expressing herself with unmistakable clarity.