Whitefish bay


Last look: 1928 Richard Philipp-designed mansion in Whitefish Bay

Published May 22, 2020

This week, a team from Habitat for Humanity's ReStore has been salvaging details from a 1928 lakefront home, designed by architect Richard Philipp, for sale in its Milwaukee stores, where, hopefully, the items will find new uses in other buildings and, at the same, will help fund Habitat's mission to build homes in the city.


Whitefish Bay commission votes to allow razing of 1928 Richard Philipp mansion

Published April 22, 2020

According to a report Wednesday in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the Village of Whitefish Bay's Architectural Review Commission recently voted unanimously to allow owner John Brodersen - who owns a number of fast food franchises in the area - to tear down the six-bedroom, five-and-a-half-bath home and build a new one in its stead.


Motorcycle queen Gloria Struck to visit MOXIE Food + Drink on Aug. 30

Published Aug. 29, 2018

For those riding North along Lake Michigan, Whitefish Bay is a perfect spot to stop, take a breather and grab lunch or dinner from spots like MOXIE Food + Drink. And if you visit on Thursday, Aug. 30, you also have the opportunity to meet Gloria Struck.


Food trucks roll into Whitefish Bay on Sunday

Published Sept. 2, 2017

Klode Park in the village of Whitefish Bay, 5900 N. Lake Dr., is the place to be on Sunday, Sept. 3, as OnMilwaukee and MilwaukeeFood.com host the second event in our Summer Food Truck Brunch Series.


Steinhafels Before and After: Creating a new home

Published July 21, 2017

This month's Steinhafels "Before and After" is one of our most dramatic transformations yet! The setting is a modest family home in Whitefish Bay, and as you'll see, some relatively simple changes made a world of difference from start to finish.


Necklace inspires community support for juvenile diabetes research

Published Dec. 2, 2016

From the distressed wood farm table parked in the living room of her Whitefish Bay home, Patricia Chevako works day and night, creating one-of-a-kind handcrafted jewelry. Two years ago, a necklace called "Sophie's Circle" became her most intimate creation.


Moxie closing in on opening date in Whitefish Bay

Published Nov. 7, 2016

MOXIE, the spunky new Whitefish Bay Restaurant which plans to open later this month, will feature an upscale casual atmosphere with a full bar where diners will be able to enjoy their choice of lunch, dinner and weekend brunch.


Honeycomb Salon sweetens up Whitefish Bay

Published June 26, 2016

Whitefish Bay just got a little bit sweeter with the opening of Honeycomb Salon. The new organic lifestyle-friendly salon, owned by Cheane Sartler, features six stylists ready to make you the best you can be.


Local 8-year-old represents Wisconsin in Healthy Lunchtime Challenge

Published June 24, 2016

Winners -- including an 8-year-old girl from Whitefish Bay -- were announced Friday for the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge, a nationwide recipe challenge which invites 8- to 12-year-olds across the nation to create healthy, affordable lunch recipes.