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Outdoor dining guide

Published Oct. 8, 2018

It's easier than ever to find an outdoor culinary experience in Milwaukee. Whether on the Riverwalk, Brady Street, the Third Ward or Downtown, fresh-air feasting in Milwaukee is easy, fun and full of adventure.

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What should replace the old John Hawks Pub?

Published Oct. 6, 2017

Nearly one year ago today, after 45 years in Milwaukee, John Hawk's - a Downtown Milwaukee pub that sits on the Riverwalk - closed its doors and has been vacant ever since. What's next? Or, what should be next?

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Joseph Weirick: A tribute from his son

Published July 26, 2017

On Sunday, Milwaukee real estate executive Joseph Weirick died at the age of 58. His son, David, and wrote the following tribute.

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Urban spelunking: A peek inside the old Renaissance Books

Published Feb. 14, 2017

For years, many of us were conflicted when it came to the Renaissance Bookstore at 834 N. Plankinton Ave., Downtown. It was a place that was packed with books. Great! But it was also clearly too packed with books. Last week, we went inside to take a look.

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John Hawks Pub closing after 45 years

Published Oct. 28, 2016

Milwaukee is losing another classic. John Hawks Pub, which has been a fixture in the city for 45 years, will close its doors after today. This according to a sign posted on the restaurant's door, which indicates it will not renew its lease.