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"Tall timber tents" for rent in Hubbard Park

Published Dec. 17, 2019

Two "tall timber tents" have been temporarily erected in Shorewood's Hubbard Park and will be available for people to rent starting the morning of Wednesday, Dec. 18.


UPAF Ride for the Arts: June 2

Published May 30, 2019

Roll on over to the Summerfest grounds for the UPAF Ride for the Arts this weekend. Ride your bike with UPAF to support our region's world class performing arts organizations.


Sun Fair to rise on Mitchell Street

Published May 28, 2014

The Sun Fair, the South Side's largest street carnival, will kick off at 5 p.m. on Friday, May 30. It runs until 9 p.m. on Sunday, June 1 on Historic Mitchell Street, between 7th and 11th Streets.


How to do Disney World

Published March 30, 2013

My kids and I make our annual family trek to Walt Disney World every spring. We are on trip no. 12 together making lifetime memories. Below is my personal opinion on how to "do" Disney - from pre-planning to accomodations to food to waiting in line!


Spin is a great match for family time

Published Nov. 22, 2011

Spin Milwaukee, a table tennis-themed bar and restaurant in the Third Ward, offers a unique setting for dates, double dates, girls' nights out, boys' nights out, bachelor parties and bachelorette parties. But can it roll as a weekend destination for families?


Milwaukee UP: Local music and art combine in Bay View

Published June 2, 2011

This Friday, Made in Milwaukee is hosting the fantastic Bay View Gallery Night that is basically taking over the entire neighborhood for the evening. Many of the venues will not only host hangings of art and photos, but they will also have live art and/or live music bolstering the creative depth of the night, presenting a veritable "who's who" of the Milwaukee art community, in addition to some of MKE's best bands, for the curious.