Results tagged with 'st. nick'
Published Dec. 3, 2018
The observance of St. Nicholas Day - often just called "St. Nick's" - lands on the short list of primarily-in-Milwaukee occurrences like Bloody Mary chasers, candy raisins and the word "bubbler." It takes place tomorrow night!
Published Nov. 14, 2018
Hanging a pickle-shaped ornament on the Christmas tree is a tradition for many Milwaukee families. Like St. Nick, it is rooted in a German tradition and because we have such a large German population in Milwaukee, it has been absorbed as a Brew City tradition, as well.
Published Dec. 1, 2017
OnMilwaukee released 11 new holiday-themed LocaMojis to help spread Brew City-themed holiday cheer. And you know you want to text someone a shoe filled with coal.
Published Dec. 8, 2013
This week, we asked the Social Circle if it thought celebrating St. Nick was excessive considering Hanukkah and Christmas and other December gift-focused holidays. What are your thoughts on the other jolly ol' chap?
Published Dec. 15, 2011
This week's Social Circle question got more responses than any other question to date. Apparently, we feel strongly about whether or not it's a lie to tell kids that there is a Santa Claus.
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