Located on the western shores of Lake Michigan, the city of Mequon features lakeshore bluffs, farmland and expansive open space, along with retail, cinemas and other amenities for residents.The city has maintained its rural heritage while developing itself into a business and education-friendly community.

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Thank Cod it's Fryday: Landmark Inn

Oct. 4, 2019 1:01 p.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.


Urban spelunking: Foxtown's restored 1857 Mequon brewery

Oct. 2, 2019 9:03 a.m.

Part of an ambitious project to redevelop a chunk of industrial land on Mequon Road includes construction of the Foxtown Brewing Co., 6411 W. Mequon Rd., in one of the oldest surviving brewery buildings in southeastern Wisconsin.


Urban spelunking: Concordia University tunnels

May 23, 2019 10:02 a.m.

At Concordia University in Mequon, nearly four miles of tunnels connect the campus buildings. These are corridors of every stripe. Some look just like "garden level" hallways, others basement corridors and still others are more utilitarian and industrial looking. One chilly day, I went up to see.