A sneak peek at the new Crawdaddy's

Published Feb. 8, 2016

There's quite a bit that looks familiar at the new Crawdaddy's, located just west of its former digs on Greenfield Avenue, including plenty of seafood and those famous honey glazed carrots.


Brew City will miss DJ Rock Dee

Published Aug. 5, 2008

Returning from a week away, I was shocked and saddened to hear that veteran Milwaukee turntablist and radio DJ Rock Dee died on Aug. 1.


Teen scenes stir up summer fun

Published July 24, 2005

Michael Mathis, teen writer for GUMBO Magazine, snooped around town and found some of the hottest spots for Milwaukee teens. Clubs, courts and cinemas are great ways to socialize this summer, so kill the television and get out there!


New Web site offers artistic resources for teens

Published May 13, 2005

The latest creative Web site on the cyber block is, providing a range of resources for teens interested in the performing, visual and literary arts. Teen writer Hannah Gomez reports on this new site.


Talented youth win MAM wall space

Published March 14, 2005

The artistic talent of students as young as 11 years old recently graced the Milwaukee Art Museum (MAM) during the Annual Scholastic Art Awards Wisconsin Regional Exhibition. Teen Ty Finke reviews the impressive show.


Beware of overloaded backpacks

Published Feb. 13, 2005

Over half of the entire student population in the United States carries more than the recommended weight in backpacks, and some exceed it by much higher numbers than others. This results in countless back injuries among teens.


Is teen drinking OK if supervised?

Published Feb. 6, 2005

Is prohibiting underage drinking counter-productive, or is it necessary to keep kids out of trouble? In this article, two teens shed light on the pros and cons of drinking before the age of 21 under the supervision of adults.


GUMBO gains Emmy nomination

Published Oct. 11, 2004

The Chicago Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Science has nominated the GUMBO Television show for the 2003-'04 Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement for Children's Programming.