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MKE Brewing Co. almost ready to unveil new 9th Street brewery

Published Aug. 9, 2018

A little more than a year after the official groundbreaking for the renovation to transform a hulking old Pabst Brewing Co. distribution building into the sparkling new home of Milwaukee Brewing Co., brewery founder Jim McCabe says the expanded brewery and taproom is nearly ready to open.

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Michels announces details of R1ver development on the edge of Bay View

Published Aug. 6, 2018

Last week, Michels Corp. began demolishing the former Milwaukee Fire Department high-pressure pumping station in Bay View in preparation for a new development it had announced after buying the site in April 2017 for $3.6 million. Now, the details of that development on South 1st Street have been released.

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Brewery Spelunking: Milwaukee Brewing Co. 9th Street progress report

Published March 28, 2018

In 2016, I stood on the roof of the old Pabst distribution building between 8th and 9th Streets and Highland and Juneau Avenues with Milwaukee Brewing Company's Jim McCabe and tried to imagine how this hulking, windowless building might look as a public-facing brewery and taproom.This week I went back to see it taking shape.

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Brewery Spelunking: MKE Brewing Co.'s new home at Pabst

Published March 21, 2018

One of the most exciting projects about to get underway at the former Pabst Brewery complex on the edge of Downtown is the conversion of the 165,000-square foot Pabst distribution facility into the new home of MKE Brewing Co., currently underway.

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Urban spelunking: Former Jennaro Brothers warehouse

Published July 26, 2016

It's been 11 years since Commission Row gasped its last breath. Now, the building at 322 N. Broadway that hung on until the end of the street's run as a produce hub is being redeveloped into retail and office space. We go inside and take a look.

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Milwaukee Talks: Bucks president Peter Feigin

Published April 14, 2016

After news of the lease agreement signed by the Bucks and the Wisconsin Center District, OnMilwaukee sat down with team president Peter Feigin to discuss the new arena, the surrounding entertainment zone, business operations, fan skepticism and more.