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dining
Around Milwaukee
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
More than 40 Milwaukee restaurants will offer special prix fixe menus during the 8th annual Milwaukee Downtown Dining Week from June 6 to June 13. Priced at $10 for lunch, and $20 or $30 for dinner, each meal includes a starter, entrée and dessert. New participating restaurants this year include Lucille’s Piano Bar, Karma and Kanpai. Reservations are strongly recommended, since many restaurants...
summerfest
On Music
Friday, May 24, 2013
Though many people go to the festival seeking out specific headliners, what sometimes gets lost in the conversation about Summerfest is that it can be a great way to discover new music. Each year the festival books hundreds of bands that even the most avid music listener has probably never heard of, but the festival's overwhelming schedule makes it fairly difficult to tell what, exactly, each of t...
arts
Around Milwaukee
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
The Milwaukee Arts Board approved grants for 32 non-profit arts and culture organizations at its May 14 meeting, awarding grants totaling $157,500. According to alderman Michael Murphy, who chairs the board, 45 organizations applied for grants this year. An awards reception will follow the Milwaukee Arts Board's next meeting at the United Community, 1028 S. 9th St., beginning at approximately 5 p....