2015

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The year that was 2015

Published Dec. 31, 2015

Today is the last day of the year, and while we're all having fun looking forward to the year to come with optimism a plenty, let's take one final look back at just some of the good, the bad and the just plain bizarre that was 2015.

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15 winners and losers of 2015

Published Dec. 29, 2015

If 2015 proved anything, it's that nuance is dead, at least in this country. There's no room here for subtlety, for careful consideration of facts and moral gray areas. So, here is a list of my 15 winners and losers from 2015.

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2015 picks: Jeff Sherman

Published Dec. 26, 2015

I live my life, as much as I can, in this order: faith, family, friends, Milwaukee, Marquette and the Bucks. That list pretty much covers it all, and 2015 saw many highlights, big stories and events, that included several of those things.

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2015 picks: Molly Snyder

Published Dec. 25, 2015

2015 was pretty good for senior writer Molly Snyder. Highlights include a new sandwich shop, a strangely sexy sad clown, a book and movie about a boy trapped in a room and an even deeper appreciation for her mom.

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WAMI names 2015 hall of fame honorees

Published March 3, 2015

WAMI announces its 2015 hall of fame honorees: The Robbs, originally from Oconomowoc, Sigmund Snopek and Milwaukee-based psychedelic rock band Plasticland.

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15 things to look forward to in 2015

Published Jan. 6, 2015

A new year, and plenty to look forward to; not only in Milwaukee, but all around you. While there are way more than just 15 things to look forward to, here's an initial list that at least forms a nice headline: 15 for '15.