What began as a small village on the west side of Milwaukee county has since exploded into a growing suburb with charming parks, hip businesses and a good school system.

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Urban Spelunking: Hausch's long-lived Tosa tavern

June 5, 2018 9:02 a.m.

Sometimes all it takes is a passing reference - a little tidbit - to crack open a bigger story. When I mentioned John Hausch's early 20th century tavern in Tosa Village in my Colonel Hart's story, my friend Joe Hausch contacted me to say thanks for mentioning his grandpa's tap. Then, the history emerged.


Hidden Gem: Colonel Hart's

May 25, 2018 11:01 a.m.

Let's get a few things straight. Colonel Hart's, 7342 W. State St., is by now a Tosa Village landmark. Also, there was no Col. Hart. Third, current co-owner Shannon Russell isn't pulling any punches; The neighborhood-friendly Hart's remains trend-resistent.


In first-ever game, Torrent women's team triumphs with dramatic 1-0 win

May 15, 2018 6:33 p.m.

The Milwaukee Torrent women's team took the field at Hart Park Stadium on Monday night for their maiden match and, thanks to a dramatic late goal in front of their home fans and cheering supporter's group, celebrated the historic night with their first victory, a 1-0 win over North Shore United.


What Chefs Eat: Molly Sullivan of Miss Molly's Cafe & Pastry Shop

May 2, 2018 3:01 p.m.

There's no shortage of articles and television shows that showcase the dishes that chefs love to cook at their restaurants. But, what do they love to eat at the end of their exhausting 16-hour days? Or on their days off? In this installment we talk with Molly Sullivan of Miss Molly's Cafe & Pastry Shop.