Outpost Natural Foods launches "Milk Money" program

Published July 19, 2016

Hunger is real in the Milwaukee area. A new program at Outpost Natural Foods Cooperative will allow customers to pay it forward with the purchase of vouchers for nutritious wholesome milk which will be distributed by Hunger Task Force to local families.


First Look: Insomnia Cookies

Published May 13, 2016

Milwaukee's first Insomnia Cookies opened at 11 a.m. today at 1804 E. North Ave. The chain specializes in late-night delivery of freshly baked cookies.


WISN 12, Hunger Task Force make milk donation happen

Published Jan. 28, 2013

The reporting by WISN-TV's Nick Bohr and the work done by Sherrie Tussler of the Hunger Task Force, led to the donation of 128,000 gallons of milk from the closed Golden Guernsey plant in Waukesha.


A lactose intolerant laments

Published Oct. 12, 2011

A lactose intolerant Wisconsinite should be an oxymoron. And yet, it's a reality for me.


Metro Market's aisle overhaul

Published Feb. 16, 2010

Metro Market, 1123 N. Van Buren St., did a huge overhaul of its aisles recently. I like the new aisle line up and it only took one visit to get used it. But, changing the routine is never easy.


Metcalf's Screening Room: Gus Van Sant's "Milk"

Published Dec. 7, 2008

it is a perfect time for a film like "Milk." And it is a nearly perfect film for the time. There is great performance by Sean Penn. Less of the operatic intensity of "Mystic River" and more of the whimsy and joy of "Sweet and Lowdown." But the seriousness of purpose is there. Sean Penn is the best leading man as character actor that we have right now.


Rising milk prices do Wisconsin farmers good

Published May 29, 2007

Nothing is cheap anymore. The prices at the pumps hurt, but OMC's Andrew Wagner has no problem shelling out a couple of extra cents to meet rising milk prices.


Dairy Lama blesses OMC's "Cheese Week"

Published April 11, 2005

It's "Cheese Week" at OMC and Wisconsin's only Dairy Lama kicked off the celebration with an exclusive interview and a few spontaneous cheese haiku. Stay tuned for more cheese-related articles this week!