With Mardi Gras right around the corner, we reached out to a variety of former New Orleans residents who now live in Milwaukee to tap their brains for recommendations for things to eat during the Carnival season.
Toss off your bras and toss on your beads because Mary's Arcade Bar, attached to Hamburger Mary's, 730S. 5th St., will become Mary's Big Easy Mardi Gras Pop-Up for two full weeks in February.
You want some South in yo' mouth? Well, you need to stagger on down to Pistol Pete's Crab Shack where you'll find all sorts of fine grub from po'boys and turkey legs to shrimp and crab boils with all the fixins.
Musician/writer Ani DiFranco is on a back-to-back book and music tour. Earlier this month, she stopped at Women and Children First Book Store in Chicago and on June 5 she will perform at Milwaukee's Pabst Theater.
One of the elements born of Epiphany is the king cake, a sweet, circular pastry, cake or bread which is baked in the shape of a king's crown - and here's where you can find it. We've done the research for you and assembled this list of places where you can find (and pre-order) the cakes.
What's in a restaurant? In this series, we ask chefs around the city to describe their restaurants in their own words and recommend three dishes that embody the best of what they offer. In this edition, we talk with View MKE Chef Michael Magee.
On the Bayou is a restaurant that's had its share of trials and tribulations since opening (under its former name) in 2013. But it's also a venue run by operators with a passion for giving Milwaukeeans a true taste of Louisiana.
After years of heavily contributing to the Milwaukee music scene in dozens of different groups as a musician and in management, saxophonist James Anderson now calls two cities "home."
New Orleans is a fun, interesting, budget-accommodating vacation destination you won't regret. And, depending on how much time you spend on Bourbon Street, one you might not remember, either.
After recording with And DiFranco in New Orleans, Milwaukee's Peter Mulvey is ready to release his 17th album on Saturday, April 29 in The Back Room at Colectivo Coffee.
An episode of "The Bachelor" in which the supernatural invades a group date, Corinne and Taylor land in a gator-infested swamp and the latter gets possessed by a vengeful bayou spirit should not end with me going, "Kind of a dull episode."
There are many reasons to watch Sunday's Packers playoff game, even if you don't give a pig's skin about football, or even sports. This is mine.
New Orleans jazz musician Trombone Shorty created an inspiring children's picture book based on his own life that documents his musical journey and his determination to make his dreams come true as a musician.
When perusing the online set lists from Ani DiFranco's shows in the past few weeks, it was no surprise to find that every night was a different mix of tunes. She played Friday night at Turner Hall.
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.