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Wauwatosa dining guide

Oct. 11, 2017 2:06 p.m.

Wauwatosa's dining scene has evolved dramatically over the recent years, exploding with new options from the string of North Avenue eateries on the east to the new options at the Mayfair Collection on the west and right down in the heart of the Village itself.


Plans are shaping up for new Birch event space at Camp Bar Tosa

Oct. 6, 2017 12:30 p.m.

Earlier this summer, Paul Hackbarth of Camp Bar announced plans for expansion of the East Tosa location to include a new events venue. Since then, plans for the space have been rendered by Tosa's Galbraith Carnahan Architecture, depicting the full extent of the new venue.


Upgrades are in the works for Lucky Joe's Alchemy & Eatery in Tosa

Oct. 3, 2017 12:56 p.m.

Lucky Joe's Alchemy & Eatery is under new ownership. And that means changes for the bar and restaurant which opened in the Village of Wauwatosa in summer of 2015. To accommodate, the bar and restaurant will be closed for a week in October.


Surf's up: The Exotics wave goodbye to the Milwaukee summer at Red Dot

Sept. 19, 2017 5:02 p.m.

Though it will already be autumn by the time Milwaukee's premier surf guitar rockers The Exotics take the stage at Red Dot Tosa, 6715 W. North Ave., at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, it'll still be warm enough to go surfing out on Lake Michigan, should the spirit move you.


Made in Milwaukee: GE Healthcare

Aug. 18, 2017 11:57 a.m.

In Milwaukee, GE Healthcare's engineers and developers are coming up with the latest innovations in the ultrasound industry. The company first entered the medical ultrasound industry in 1990 and expanded its operations in Milwaukee County to become a global industry leader in just 11 years.


A look at Stone Creek's new Harwood Avenue Cafe in Wauwatosa

Aug. 7, 2017 3:02 p.m.

The new Stone Creek Cafe at 7954 Harwood Ave. in Wauwatosa officially opened its doors today. And when we arrived early this afternoon, the cafe was alive with folks getting their first peek at the new coffee shop.


Weekly Sips with Thirsty Passport: Red Dot Tosa

Aug. 5, 2017 11:26 a.m.

Red Dot has a patio that's perfect for clear summer days and warm nights. It's also got burgers that are worth checking out. Even better, it's on the list for Thirsty Passport's 2-4-1 deals, so you can grab a patio-pounder cocktail for less.