Anyone who spent time on North Avenue in the '80s, '90s and early 2000s knew Marco, a magical Milwaukeean who will be missed.
Researching the four-building complex on the northwest corner of Farwell and North - which most of us know as the former homes to G-Daddy's BBC and The Globe/The Hotel Foster - is like untangling a complicated web. New owner Josh Jeffers says renovating it will be much the same.
David Sedaris is a small, unremarkable-looking man, but he knows how to make an entrance. When the Riverside Theater went dark and he came on stage Saturday night, my first thought was, "Is he auditioning for an AC/DC video?"
On Nov. 26, the three organizations will host the "Thanksgiving Drive Thru Food Drive" at Miller Park. Food can be dropped off at Helfaer Field - the Little League diamond -- at Miller Park between 4:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Join OnMilwaukee's sixth annual Bartender Games (formerly the Bartender Olympics) Thursday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m. The Returning Champs team will be the one to beat, with past winners Jim Carney from G-Daddy's BBC, Matty Gonzalez of Sabbatic, Tara Jade of Ashley's Que and Adam Griffin from Fire on Water.
One of the most classic characters, Sherlock Holmes, exists in a couple of formats in reboots. CBS has "Elementary," while Great Britain has "Sherlock." The program produced across the pond is presented in the U.S. on PBS through Masterpiece Theater.
Matt Smith, who plays the title character on BBC's "Doctor Who," will be ending his run at the end of the year.
Local hard rock outfit Enemy Star is preparing to launch a new two-night "female-fronted" music festival in September with dates in Milwaukee and Madison.
Our readers picked The Hotel Foster as the best East Side/UWM bar for 2012. You also said it has the best decor and is the best new bar in Milwaukee.
The Earth's population is expected to hit seven billion over the next few weeks. To mark the occasion, those wacky cats over at the BBC have come up with a system to determine your "number" in terms of the earth's current population.
As Milwaukee gets ready to (Summer) Fest, you can get a jump on the Big Gig by checking out more than a dozen local bands in their natural year-'round habitat. The OnMilwaukee.com East Side Music Crawl features 15 local bands at 15 bars.
The owner of a place called Icecreamists in London is scooping up a new flavor that's made with breast milk. Yes, breast milk.
Fans of Hooligan's Super Bar, the East Side landmark located at 2017 E. North Ave., showed their support by once again naming Hoolie's the best bar on or near North Avenue during the annual OnMilwaukee.com readers' poll. And OnMilwaukee.com editorial staff agreed.
Former Channel 4 investigative reporter John Mercure takes over the host chair on WTMJ radio today at 3 as the station tinkers with its identity ... WUWM tweaks its lineup ... PBS' "American Experience" looks at Robert E. Lee tonight.
The loss of Fox Sports Wisconsin, FX and National Geographic for Dish subscribers is the opening volley in a contract battle... "Deadliest Catch" is coming back for another season, even if it's without three captains... Conan O'Brien washes his desk.