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2012 Summer Guide
Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Places to go without going far

Costly vacations may be out of the question for many of us this year, but we don't have to just hang around the house. Instead, plan a day trip. Much less costly than trips that require money for hotels and eating out, day trips can be accomplished...
A&E Feature
Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Find the perfect Milwaukee venue for you

Choosing a venue for a wedding can be a tough decision. It has to be special in some way, whether it reflects the bride and groom's values and beliefs or just offers a great view. Many newly engaged couples find the process exhausting...
A&E Feature
Thursday, March 15, 2012

Life is just a glass of cherry wine

Wisconsin's Door County shares the same latitude with well-known wine regions in France and Italy, so it makes sense that much of our state's wine production takes place there. Unlike the European wine country, however, we experience a colder...
Drink
Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011

The growth of local distilleries

Wisconsin distilleries, a relatively new trend, focus on small-batch, specialty spirits and liqueurs. These craft distillers stretch their creative chops to make exceptional products without rushing production. This means patrons may occasionally...
Drink
Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011

Wisconsin is also home to wineries

When most people think of wine country, California's many vineyards and wineries come to mind. But Wisconsin residents and visitors don't have to trek across the country to follow a wine trail. Our state has a thriving wine industry all its own...
Eat & Drink
Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011

'Cheers' to 39 years

The festival season in Wisconsin doesn't end when the leaves begin to turn colors. Cedarburg's Wine & Harvest Festival offers opportunities to enjoy live outdoor music while sipping wine or beer, sampling tasty foods and browsing the wares of local...
A&E Feature
Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Bristol Renaissance Faire runs weekends July 9-Sept. 5

The Bristol Renaissance Faire is a pleasant place to forget your 21st-century cares with 16th-century frivolity. This popular summer destination event is set in...