Black friday

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A guide to Milwaukee holiday craft beers 2019

Published Dec. 11, 2019

There are so many reasons why the rise of craft beer is a wonderful thing, but surely near the top of the list is the seemingly endless avalanche of inventive and interesting limited and special release brews. Here's some of what you can taste this holiday season.

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2019 Black Friday shopping guide

Published Nov. 28, 2019

Wondering when all the craziness starts for Black Friday? Here's your guide to the opening hours for the year's craziest day of capitalism. Form your battle plan and be safe out there.

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The weirdest national days in the month of November

Published Nov. 3, 2018

Ever feel like there's a random national day for every single day of the year. Well, that's because, according to the National Day Calendar website, there is. Here are the 10 goofiest ones in November.

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You could win $100 from McDonald's on Black Friday

Published Nov. 21, 2017

Did McDonald's just come up with the greatest promotion of all time? Possibly yes. This Black Friday from 10 a.m. to noon, a random McDonald's in southeastern Wisconsin will be giving out a $100 Visa gift card to a random guest every 10 minutes.

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The beautiful but limited world of 4K

Published Dec. 5, 2016

I wasn't really in the market for a new TV, but like so many others, I got suckered into buying a huge one on Black Friday. I was lured by the low, low prices, but also the idea of having a super-sharp 65-inch television that would be ready for 4K.

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#WeWant: Target Black Friday edition

Published Nov. 20, 2016

Black Friday shopping has come early thanks to everyone's favorite obsession: Target! Here are some things #WeWant to buy right now.

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Black Friday brawls suck the holiday spirit from shopping

Published Nov. 26, 2015

The Black Friday shopping experience is a big, mixed bag of savings and safety issues. Milwaukee's Melanie Rice and Bryan Zysk know this first-hand. One even suffered a broken foot in a brawl over a DVD player.

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#WeWant: Black Friday & Cyber Monday

Published Nov. 25, 2015

Hoping to score some deals over the holiday weekend? Us too! Here are just a few of things #WeWant to add to our shopping carts.

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Staycation in the suburbs

Published Nov. 15, 2015

Perhaps my first staycation experience - in Tosa of all places - would give me a new glimpse of an old, familiar neighborhood. It didn't, but there are reasons people seek out a suburban hotel, especially this time of year.

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Black Friday brawls make Cyber Monday a cakewalk

Published Dec. 1, 2014

If you need a break from your online shopping today, you might want to take a peek at some Black Friday brawls and then thank your lucky stars for the invention of the Internet.

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Goo Goo Dolls, O.A.R. headline Brewers concert series

Published Nov. 25, 2014

The Milwaukee Brewers announced Joe Nichols, O.A.R. and the Goo Goo Dolls as the artists for the new Brewers Postgame Concert Series in 2015. Fans can also take advantage of a special Black Friday sale for tickets.