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Who is the hottest on local TV?

Published April 26, 2012

We all like lists. David Letterman has been doing them for years, and back in the late '90s VH1 had a hit show with celebrities presenting their lists. So, why wouldn't Dave and Carole at WKLH-FM radio have the hottest men and women in local TV?


Is television the root of all evil?

Published March 28, 2012

I didn't recognize Lesley Visser when I saw her interviewing coaches, players and celebrities at the NCAA Tournament this year. Tragically, she, like so many before her, is experiencing the false promise of eternal youth in a plastic surgery scalpel that derailed horrifically off the tracks.


I will judge you

Published Feb. 24, 2011

Well, not you. Unless, of course, you're one of the 10 Milwaukee bartenders competing in tonight's Bartender Olympics at Whiskey Bar, 778 N. Jefferson St.


Cream puff contest marks sweet way to throw in the towel on competitive eating

Published Aug. 13, 2010 Publisher Andy Tarnoff didn't know what to expect when he sat down at a table with 17 of his competitors at Thursday's cream puff eating contest at State Fair on Thursday. It was smoking hot by the time the 11:45 a.m. contest began, and it wasn't just the humidity that had him drenched in sweat.


Polar Plunging into 2010

Published Jan. 1, 2010

Though I'm not sure taking the Polar Bear Plunge was really on any of my lifelong lists of things to do, I nonetheless checked it off today. Five hours later, I'm still cold.


From the couch to 5K in one week

Published July 10, 2009

Exactly one year ago, publisher Andy Tarnoff watched FM 102.1's Jon Adler emcee the Storm the Bastille race to kick off my favorite French-themed Downtown festival. He decided, right then and there, that he would run in the Storm the Bastille in 2009. Here's the story of his ill-advised training for the race.


The 100 hottest Milwaukeeans (that you've heard of), part one

Published Nov. 11, 2008

Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but hot is not. Whether it's classic good looks, a pretty face, a rockin' body or just a hot personality, Milwaukee is no slouch when it comes to sex appeal. So turn down the lights, put on some romantic music and read on, Milwaukee.


FOX 6's Jen Lada crafts an eco-friendly baby shower

Published Oct. 21, 2008

For the next nine weeks, FOX 6 sports anchor Jen Lada will spend her Sundays reporting on the green and gold. But when she's not busy tracking the Pack, she's thinking about a different shade of green. As expecting parents, both Lada and her husband, Sean, strive to lead an eco-friendly lifestyle, for themselves and the future of their unborn child.


"Dog Day Afternoon" barks canine fun

Published Oct. 9, 2008

Created by Bill Rouleau and Dan Duchaine of Bay View's Rush-Mor Records, "Dog Day Afternoon" brings together dogs and dog owners from all over the city for a day of canine fun and resident relaxation.


Milwaukee Talks: FOX 6 sports anchor Jen Lada

Published July 15, 2008

Milwaukee sports reporter/anchor Jen Lada pushes herself rather hard. Maybe she has to -- at just 27, she's not only the youngest sports anchor in this market, she is also expected to cover a wide breadth of topics with just two colleagues.


The future looks empty for local TV sports anchors

Published Aug. 17, 2007

Local sportscasters are getting less time to tell their stories each night and Dave Begel thinks the day isn't far away when sports scores and highlights will disappear from the nightly news.