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Dining Out
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Café Vocar quickly making a name for itself

The Riverwest community has recently welcomed a fantastic new restaurant to its stomping grounds. Opened this past December, Café Vocar is located on the corner of Wright and Bremen just a few blocks down from Humboldt Avenue in a quintessential 1894 Riverwest building.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Dylan Bolin performs one-man show at Waukesha Civic Theatre

 A staple at ComedySportz Milwaukee and a regular guest on the Dave & Carol WKLH morning show, comedian Dylan Bolin is a familiar and well-liked entertainer to many Milwaukeeans.
sazs chili
Around Milwaukee
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014

Yes, somebody did: They're giving away chili this week

National Chili Day, observed the fourth Thursday of every February, is meant to warm your soul and lessen the bite of the cold, long winter. So what better place to celebrate this delicious occasion than at Saz’s State House on 55th and State?

Saz’s will be celebrating National Chili Day all week long and anyone who stops in at this location between Monday, Feb. 24 and Friday, Feb. 28 w...
Off the Cuff
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014

50th anniversary of the summer that changed America

 This June, poet, civil rights activist and UW-Waukesha English professor Emerita Margaret (Peggy) Rozga and UWW history teacher Jim O’Leary will lead a nine-day Freedom Ride commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer. Rozga, a member of the Milwaukee
Classical Music/Dance
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014

Prometheus exciting concert series continues

For Prometheus Trio’s third concert in this season’s four-part series, Scott Tisdel (cello), Stefanie Jacob (piano) and Timothy Klabunde (violin) will perform Antonín Dvorák’s challenging Trio in F Minor, Op. 65, a set of quirky Viennese drinking song variations by Hans Gál, and Ned Rorem’s
Off the Cuff
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

Off the Cuff with Sugar Todd

 Fifteen years ago, Sugar Todd dreamed of being an Olympic speed skater. Now 23, Todd’s childhood dream has come true. At this year’s Olympic Trials held at the Utah Olympic Oval, Todd qualified for the 2014 U.S. Speedskating Long Track Olympic Team and will compete
Dining Out
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014
 Located at 1504 E. North Ave., Glass Nickel Pizza’s Milwaukee-themed, post-industrial interior (read: kick-ass gear-themed tables and metal accents) adds a unique style to the area’s lively restaurant scene. Pies are GNP’s forte, bringing together homemade crusts (hand-tossed, thick and
Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013

First Stage’s ‘The Best Christmas Pageant Ever’

 Talk about a gut-busting show! Opening night of First Stage Children’s Theater’s production of The Best Christmas Pageant Ever (performed by the “Cosby Cast” this
Around Milwaukee
Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013

The roaster will host public cuppings this month

Anodyne Coffee Roasting Company’s recently opened roasting and packaging facility at 224 W. Bruce St. has been awarded organic certification by the nonprofit Midwest Organic Services Association (MOSA). In order to be certified, Anodyne had to prove that its organic products would not be in contact with non-organic matter and meet other processing, handling and offering criteria.

In a pr...