Potawatomi hotel and casino

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A day in the Menomonee Valley

Published May 30, 2019

You've got one day to explore the Menomonee Valley and you're wondering where to go? Wonder no more.

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Voting still open for LISC's 2019 MANDI People's Choice Award

Published April 5, 2019

Winners of LISC Milwaukee's annual MANDI neighborhood development awards will be announced in an event on Thursday, April 11 at Potawatomi Hotel and Casino, at 4:30 p.m. Until then, the public can still vote for the People's Choice Award winner, which receives $1,000.

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MANDIs announce 2016 award winners

Published March 17, 2016

The 2016 MANDI award winners were announced Wednesday, March 16, to an audience of 850 community leaders at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino.

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Bingo raises big bucks for kids

Published Dec. 5, 2015

Since 1994, Potawatomi Hotel and Casino has raised millions of dollars for dozens of children's organizations. For the past few years, OnMilwaukee staff members have called a bingo game in support of the program, and senior writer Molly Snyder seems to have a calling for bingo calling.

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Our favorite hotels

Published Nov. 14, 2015

We often turn to friends for advice on finding a great hotel at home and abroad. In that spirit, our staffers share their favorite hometown hotels and great places to stay in cities around the world.

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A winning hand at Locavore

Published Aug. 18, 2015

Last weekend, I popped over to Potawatomi for drinks, dinner and a couple slots. Let's get this out of the way early. I did NOT win a million bucks on the penny slots. But our last-minute detour paid dividends of a different kind.

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Featured bartender: Wild Earth Cucina Italiana's Tammy Petoskey

Published Feb. 23, 2015

Tending bar can mean different things, based on the setting. Slinging drinks at a corner tap isn't anything like manning the wine station at an art museum event or concocting craft cocktails at a fancy restaurant. Milwaukee's Tammy Petoskey has worked at South Side saloons, but now she gets a different view from behind the bar at Wild Earth Cucina, the Italian restaurant in the Potawatomi Hotel and Casino.

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Dear Santa: Wine, please

Published Dec. 16, 2014

This year, while composing a brief holiday wish list, I included a couple wines, thinking I'd enjoy the experience of a rare bottle of barbaresco or barolo much more than, say, an eight-pack of tube socks from Kohl's. But it got me wondering what some local wine experts might be including in their letters to Santa this holiday season. So, I asked. And here's what they said...