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Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2010
Hopefully the days of admitting our aging loved ones into an “old folks home” to live out their golden years eating pre-made frozen lasagna and powdered mashed potatoes are coming to a close. As the senior living industry becomes more competitive, retirement communities are realizing they can gain an advantage by offering high-quality dining to their residents. By adjusting this one facet...
Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010

Short Orders

The urban modern (with retro flair) style of the Radisson Hotel (2303 N. Mayfair Road), its lobby decorated with colorful paintings of Milwaukee landmarks, was a striking addition to Wauwatosa when it opened in the late ’90s. Along with accommodating visitors to the metro area, the Radisson’s restaurant and bar (especially the bar) provided...
Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009

Short Orders

For many years, John’s Sandwich Shop (8913 W. North Ave.) has been an inconspicuous fixture tucked into a busy Wauwatosa business district, a neighborhood destination for good and modestly...
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009

Second location mixes Belgian ale with river views

The old heart of Wauwatosa, also known as Tosa Village, continues to grow as a dining destination. The main intersection, at State and Harwood, features a vintage Cream City brick building with a large neon sign announcing the presence of Cafe Hollander. The restaurant is located...
Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009
Several months ago in Wauwatosa, Mary Dawe opened the doors to Markson Dawe, a collection of film acting workshops designed to prepare students for the competitive world of show business. Kid, teen and adult workshops typically run for eight weeks and are specifically geared toward acting in film and...
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009

Mongolian Barbecue

In recent years, chains featuring Mongolian barbecue have appeared in Glendale and Brookfield. They can be fun, as you choose fresh ingredients, noodles and sauce and then have a chef cook them for you on a large flat-topped grill. The veteran in this field is Wauwatosa’s Genghis Khan (725 N. Mayfair Road)...
Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Busy Market

Some businesses are recession-proof. City Market’s three locations around greater Milwaukee are bustling places, humming with conversation and the sound of orders being taken. The coffee/ sandwich shops serve the local Stone Creek brew along with a variety of tastefully composed...
Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009

LuLu owners’ newest venture

Sarah Jonas and Cameryne Roberts know how to run a restaurant. Their Cafe LuLu, located in Bay View, continues to be a popular place for casual fare like salads, sandwiches and pizzas. Now the duo has added a second establishment, this time in Wauwatosa. The name is Juniper 61, and it opened last December...
02.14.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
This weekend, the Village Playhouse of Wauwatosa presents its production of a recent stage comedy spoof. The Tosa theatre group is hoping to compete against other regional community theatres for the opportunity to represent Wisconsin in the Great Lakes Regional Community Theatre Festival—and a chance to go onto other national community theatre competitions in the big American Association of Comm...
Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2008

Chef Feker’s magical kitchen

During the countless hours Chef Michael Feker spent cooking in the kitchens of the finest restaurants, some of which have been his own, he was creating a mental blueprint of the perfect kitchen. That plan was made manifest when the renowned chef designed the kitchen for his culinary school, Chef Michael Feker’s School...

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