The Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC) has reached an agreement to move its offices to The Avenue, and is set to begin occupancy of a space in the newly renovated Milwaukee landmark later this year.
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I'll always have a soft spot for the Grand Avenue Mall. Because, even if just for a bit, it did its part to bring happiness back Downtown. Here are some photos from across the Grand Avenue Mall era.
Back in March, we took you inside the former Shops of Grand Avenue mall to show you how work was progressing on converting part of the space into the new 3rd Street Market Hall food hall. Here's a new update on GRAEF's offices in the same former mall area.
The plan to convert the former Shops of Grand Avenue into office space with some retail and a first-floor food hall, called 3rd Street Market Hall - and the Plankinton Arcade's upper shops to apartments - is well underway. Take a look inside.
The Brew City MKE Beer Museum, which the Milwaukee County Historical Society opened in October 2017 as a pilot museum in a former restaurant space at The Shops of Grand Avenue, will close for good at last call on March 3, but could pop up again in a new location.
I read the news this week that Boston Store and its parent company Bon-Ton is finally throwing in the towel, and my first two thoughts were: That's a sad end for a Milwaukee pillar. How did it survive so long?
In our lust to keep Milwaukee a happy place for millions of millennials, are we going to get stuck with a bunch of buildings that look like they belong in a Saturday morning cartoon?
The timing of a couple press releases today brings up the question of whether or not the images showing a revamped The Shops of Grand Avenue embrace diversity.
After putting together a design team to look at ways to transform The Shops of Grand Avenue, the property's owners today released a series of renderings showing ways the mall could be converted into a mix of large office spaces, retail - including a grocery store - and more.
The Shops of Grand Avenue mall is negotiating a lease with a national retailer to move into the 30,000-square foot space that was formerly home to Linens 'N Things.
"Spread The Nudes," which will be at the Arcade Theatre in the Underground Collaborative, 161. W. Wisconsin Ave., on Feb. 6, 7, 13 and 14, centers on the rise and fall of a Christian rock band Spread the News -- who is unfortunately known as "Spread the Nudes" to most -- and their trials and tribulations. It's been described as a "rude and crude."
The sale of the 293,596-square foot Shops of Grand Avenue to Alliance Capital Invest was finalized today according to the mall's general manager Courtney Groff.
The Milwaukee Business Journal reported Thursday afternoon that the top bidder in last Thursday's Grand Avenue Mall auction was Alex Levin, a Brooklyn real estate investor.
Most directors go into their next show with a sense of excitement, the thrill of a new show in its earliest stages of life. However, before Leda Hoffmann began putting together and planning her staging of divisive British playwright Sarah Kane's "Phaedra's Love" - a modern retelling of the classic Greek tale - for The World's Stage Theatre Company, opening this weekend, the theater director felt one thing in particular. Horror.
If you read my last "quick bite" and then this one, you might think I eat a lot of salads. I wish I ate more of them. But there are a few in town that I really like, and at the top of the list is the chicken cashew salad at La Delicatesse in the Grand Avenue Mall.