Many diverse neighborhoods reside on the south side of Milwaukee, ranging from Bayview to Clark Square to Holler Park to Walkerâ€™s Point; each offering its own set of unique shops, restaurants, cafes, and nightlife staples.
Articles about South Side
Jan. 17, 2020 11:01 a.m.
One out of every 100 children born in the U.S. suffers from congenital heart disease, a condition which takes the lives of more children each year than all forms of childhood cancer combined. Theo James Schlict was one of those children. But his short life inspired his mother to help others like him.
Dec. 30, 2019 5:01 p.m.
The walls at Damascus Gate are covered with beautiful photographs of Syria, among them is one of the Umayyad Mosque. It's a beautiful historic site, and it's a reminder of the hope and unity found among the Syrian people. But it's also an apt symbol for Damascus Gate, a Syrian restaurant born of hope, generosity and resilience.
Dec. 22, 2019 11:01 a.m.
Fanana Banana, a forum to showcase the works of Muslim creatives in their community, held its first art show in April at Dream Lab in Walker's Point, where 16 artists showcased their work, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Dec. 10, 2019 9:02 a.m.
It's true that the long, low, single-story Hamlin Garland School on Milwaukee's far South Side isn't the style of building that typically grabs my attention. Call it a Midcentury Modern ranch house of a school building. But I try to never turn down an invitation to visit a public school, and stopping in at Garland recently reminded me why.
Dec. 7, 2019 12:01 p.m.
Sixteenth Street recently announced that it will be opening an eighth clinic, to be located at 1635 W. National Ave. in Clarke Square, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Dec. 5, 2019 3:01 p.m.
With a history that dates back to the late 1800s, the martini is one of the classics. But is there a right way to build it? James Beard nominated author Robert Simonson tackles this question in his new book, "The Martini: A Meditation on the World's Greatest Drink with Recipes," a tome that will call into question everything you know about the staple cocktail.
Nov. 27, 2019 12:01 p.m.
There are few holiday traditions more classic than the enjoyment of a Tom & Jerry, eggnog's sexy, spicy, warming cousin. And there are few places better to enjoy one (or two) than at Bryant's Cocktail Lounge, which has been serving up the cocktail regularly for the past five years around the holidays.
Nov. 23, 2019 6:01 p.m.
For the most part, the transition from Poles to Hispanics has been quiet. But the Nov. 1 acid attack on Mahud Villalaz, 42, has led to a new unease about race in the neighborhood, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Nov. 18, 2019 2:58 p.m.
If you've visited the Milwaukee Fire Education Center and Museum, 1615 W. Oklahoma Ave., you know that the Fire Historical Society has a number of vintage Milwaukee firefighting vehicles and apparatus in its impressive collection. Now, it's got one more.
Nov. 11, 2019 3:04 p.m.
Lune Pop-Up is open for holiday shopping on Milwaukee's South Side.