Shopping

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New Target location to move into Bayshore

Published June 30, 2020

OK, so it's not a Target in Downtown Milwaukee, but it's pretty darn close: The retail giant announced today that it will open a new location in Bayshore.

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Support the Pabst Theater Group with new merch, masks and more

Published May 20, 2020

A part of the group's #ReviveLiveMKE initiative, the Pabst Theater Group's new merchandise collection includes venue-branded masks and bandanas, stickers, a hoodie and sweatpants - all helping keep these Milwaukee institutions afloat.

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8 images of Downtown's old Grand Avenue Mall

Published May 18, 2020

I'll always have a soft spot for the Grand Avenue Mall. Because, even if just for a bit, it did its part to bring happiness back Downtown. Here are some photos from across the Grand Avenue Mall era.

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Mayfair Mall adds curbside pickup

Published April 28, 2020

OK, so maybe it's not the same as strolling the mall and stopping for a Jamba Juice to enjoy as you window shop, but Mayfair Mall in Wauwatosa is now working with a number of its retailers to offer curbside pickup.

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Stop touching that: Guidelines for safer grocery shopping

Published March 25, 2020

Our world has changed. And thanks to Gov. Tony Evers "Safer at Home," they are likely to change even more. We are being forced to rethink, reevaluate and reconsider practices that we've grown to take for granted. That includes grocery shopping.

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Unique boutique: Sparrow Boutique

Published Dec. 19, 2019

More than a decade ago, Jessica Franzen opened Sparrow Collective at 2224 S. Kinnickinnic Ave. and on Black Friday last month she opened a second shop, Sparrow Boutique, a half block to the south.

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10 reasons to get over to Christkindlmarket this season

Published Dec. 5, 2019

The Christkindlmarket has been a staple in Chicago for over two decades, but beginning last year, Milwaukee was able to get in on the festive fun. And now it's becoming a Brew City tradition, now in action at Fiserv Forum.

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2019 Black Friday shopping guide

Published Nov. 28, 2019

Wondering when all the craziness starts for Black Friday? Here's your guide to the opening hours for the year's craziest day of capitalism. Form your battle plan and be safe out there.

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Bucks bring back Bayshore pop-up pro shop for the holidays

Published Nov. 22, 2019

It's going to get easier to gift the latest and greatest Bucks stuff for your friends and family (and also yourself) as the team will reopen its pop-up pro shop at Bayshore Town Center for the holiday season.

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Spend the day in Cedarburg: Spots to eat, drink and while away the hours

Published Oct. 15, 2019

Film-goers will have a new theater to enjoy during this year's Milwaukee Film Festival Oct. 17-31 thanks to the addition of Cedarburg's Rivoli Theater. Of course that means it's a good excuse to spend a day (or a few) exploring the history, shopping and eateries in the area.