Milwaukee’s immediate neighbor to the north, the village of just over 13,000 is bordered by Lake Michigan to the east and the Milwaukee River to the west. It is also home to Shorewood High School, which is annually ranked one of the top schools in the country.

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Don't Miss: The Ghost Train, with a Circus Express edition

Aug. 22, 2018 6:30 p.m.

Shorewood's ghost train isn't what you think it is -- nope, not a real train. The light and sound version of the train travels nightly through the Oak Leaf Trail Bridge over Capitol Drive, at 9:00 and 9:15 p.m. and brings viewers back in time to the historical train route.


Hidden gem: North Shore American Legion Post #331

May 18, 2018 5:03 p.m.

Hidden in plain site, just north of Capitol Drive on Wilson, is an unassuming red brick building housing the North Shore American Legion Post #331. "Most people don't know that this is open to the public," says manager Diane Dowland, who's trying to change that.


Milwaukee's best atmosphere, 2018

March 11, 2018 6:10 p.m.

Once again Camp Bar, which has locations in Shorewood, the Third Ward and Wauwatosa, has topped the charts in the Best Atmosphere category, nabbing the title for the fifth straight year.