south side of Milwaukee County will elect two new state representatives this
year, thanks to the midterm resignations of state Rep. Mark Honadel (R-South
Milwaukee) and Rep. Jeff Stone (R-Greendale), both longtime Republicans.
days when neighborhood movie houses were an integral part of many residential
areas of the city? These mostly small theaters boasted a single screen and
double features and attracted big crowds almost every
Most people know the small community of St. Martins for its street
fairs. Others know it as the location of Wegner’s St. Martins Inn, located in
the heart of the village (11318 W. St. Martins Road, Franklin). Wegner’s St.
The days are getting shorter. Cooler temperatures are sneaking in.
School has started. Colors are changing. Halloween costumes are being
considered. As much as some of us try to deny it, this can only mean...
The Irish pub format—a bar with lots of shamrock decorations and a menu featuring a few Irish specialties—has become increasingly popular worldwide. I have visited Irish pubs in places as varied as Thailand, Peru and...
Franklinis a good example of the transformation of large stretches of the American landscape from rural to suburban in the second half of the last century. As recently as the 1950s, Franklin's children were educated in one-room schoolhouses and a single town constable patrolled the roads. Worried about being annexed by Milwaukee, the residents applied...
If the Hideaway Pub and Eatery was located a little closer to downtown Milwaukee, the habitual winners of the city’s “Best Buffalo Wings” awards (you know who you are) would get a run for their money. But alas, the Hideaway is indeed hidden, just off Ryan Road, sheltered by the...