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Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

Growing Power classes begin in February

Milwaukee’s best-known urban farm, Growing Power (5500 W. Silver Spring Drive), will offer a course in Commercial Urban Agriculture (CUA) running from February through June of next year. This is the perfect class for all aspiring urban farmers interested in learning the ins and outs of
Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Locally made caramels maintain national exposure

Local caramel lovers are likely familiar with Becky’s Blissful Bakery in Pewaukee. What began as a hobby back in 2007 for Blissful Bakery’s owner, Rebecca Scarberry, has turned into a thriving candy business. The early days consisted of a lot of hard work and ingenuity, like selling from a kiosk at
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Add a pinch of local flavor to your cooking

After years of being bored by the bland barbecue spice blends available at their local grocery store, brothers Luke and Peter Leonhardt began experimenting to create their own signature blend. The results were so popular with friends and family that they decided to package and sell their
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Have You Tried SA Braai?

In a region so well known for a love of bratwurst, it may be hard for a newcomer to carve out a place of recognition. Peruse the aisle of local grocery stores, and you’ll
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014

West Side grocery going strong after 40 years

If shopping at big-box grocery stores depresses you and makes you long for a more personal, less utilitarian experience, maybe it’s time for you to visit a West Side

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