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Published: Sat, 25 Mar 2017 02:16:03 CDT

 



Sweet Diner coming to Third Ward

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:03:00 CDT

It looks as if there's a new breakfast and lunch spot on the way for the Third Ward. A new restaurant called Sweet Diner is slated to open sometime this summer at 239 E. Chicago St. in the vacant space next to Inspired, a gallery and home furnishings boutique.


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Keep cheering the Badgers, if only for more of these Moesch Madness videos

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:25:00 CDT

The Badgers are back in the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16, and that's great not only for them, but also for us. Once again, Wisconsin's little-used reserves, Aaron Moesch and Matt Ferris, have given sports fans lots of laughs, with another hilarious edition of "Moesch Madness."


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Milwaukee's best bar for a bachelor party / boys' night out, 2017

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:20:00 CDT

In Milwaukee, before a bachelor becomes a husband, apparently, he must first be a gentleman. For the sixth year in a row, Silk Exotic was voted by readers as the best bar for a bachelor party / boys' night out.


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La Cage owner says night club is not up for auction

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:53:00 CDT

La Cage Niteclub, 801 S. 2nd St., recently went into foreclosure and a public auction will be held on March 27, 2017.


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How a lifelong smoker quit cold turkey

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:58:00 CDT

My dad just quit smoking after 64 years. He did it cold turkey, in a houseful of smokers. The turning point was when he was struck with a horrible case of pneumonia, but there's a lot more to it.


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Osteria Del Mondo to reopen Downtown

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:17:00 CDT

A long-beloved classic is returning to Milwaukee's dining scene. Osteria Del Mondo, the Italian restaurant founded by Marc and Marta Bianchini, will reopen Downtown.


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On the Burger Trail: The Big KC Burger at Swingin' Door Exchange

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:01:00 CDT

The Big KC -- which we assume is named for Mr. Swan himself -- features a half-pound Black Angus burger topped with white cheddar cheese, grilled onions, shaved roast beef, bacon, pepper-jack cheese and mayonnaise on a sesame seed roll for $12.50.


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New Brew Crew Bar somehow makes Miller Park tailgating even better

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:34:00 CDT

Milwaukee is already renowned for baseball's best tailgate scene, and this year the Brewers are teaming with Block Party Suites to create a destination that makes it even better for their fun-loving fans. Introducing Miller Park's new Brew Crew Bar.


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G-Daddy's BBC/Hotel Foster complex sale could alter the face of the East Side

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:23:00 CDT

A complex of four buildings on a prominent East Side corner has been up for sale for a while. The buildings, from 2012-2028 E. North Ave., have long been fixtures on the neighborhood's bar and dining scene.


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Milwaukee happy hour guide

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:01:00 CDT

There's nothing quite like a great drink special to help you unwind after a long day. We've done an exhaustive search and found Milwaukee's happiest Happy Hours.


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OnMilwaukee Weekend Preview, March 23-26, 2017

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:00:00 CDT

The great Milwaukee weekend is here ... and so is your Weekend Preview! Make it a great one!


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No, Aaron Rodgers' Green Bay house is not currently for sale

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:02:00 CDT

Yesterday, the sports blogosphere created quite the "ZOMG!" stir after a few outlets posted that Aaron Rodgers was selling his Green Bay-area home. But before Packers fans could become too excited or aghast, the buzz balloon was quickly punctured. Why?


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Flip out over the premiere of HGTV's Milwaukee-made pilot "My Flippin' Friends"

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:46:00 CDT

A new HGTV house-flipping show set in Milwaukee - "My Flippin' Friends," starring Cream City native and I Spy DIY creator Jenni Radosevich - is headed to your televisions. But it needs your help to stay there.


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New Torrent women's team gives area soccer players high-level opportunity

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:02:00 CDT

The Torrent on Thursday announced the addition of a sister team that will begin play in the Women's Premier Soccer League in 2018. It will provide women the chance to continue playing soccer at a competitive level in Milwaukee, where no such option currently exists.


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Best Milwaukee drink, 2017

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:01:00 CDT

Last year was the very first year for the Best Milwaukee Drink category. And you gave it up for The Wicked Hop's Bloody Mary. But can that Brew City staple take the title again this year?


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Learning the truth about the joys and immense satisfactions of giving

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:03:00 CDT

One of the things people always say is that givers get so much out of giving. There's no reason to doubt the truth of the dictum, but how do you quantify it? What does that mean, in real terms? Now I know exactly what it means, specifically.


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Urban spelunking: Kneisler's 126-year-old White House tavern

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:04:00 CDT

A lot has changed in Milwaukee over the years, and especially in Bay View. But one thing that's remained constant for nearly 126 years is the white clapboard tavern on the corner of Ellen Street, where Kinnickinnic Avenue bends off to the right.


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Why did the Packers re-sign running back Christine Michael?

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:29:00 CDT

Apparently, the Packers saw something in Christine Michael last year that most everyone else did not. The backup running back has re-signed with Green Bay, according to ESPN reports, despite an unremarkable half-season in 2016. Why did Ted Thompson bring him back?


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UPAF support crucial to Renaissance's mission to increase work for women

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:03:00 CDT

For more than two decades, Renaissance Theaterworks has produced some of the most memorable shows I've seen in Milwaukee. And the health of this group was made possible, in large part, by support from the United Performing Arts Fund.


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What's coming and going from Netflix in April

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:56:00 CDT

From original shows and movies to an impressive lineup of classic films and legendary directors, there's plenty to be excited for next month on Netflix. Unfortunately, what streaming services giveth they also taketh away.


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Provencal fish stew and more on menu for Maison in Washington Heights

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:01:00 CDT

The opening for Maison has been a while coming. However, when the time comes, and it should be soon, Chef Michael Quinn and Sous Chef Joe Roethel will be ready to roll out a menu they've been working on for the past few months.


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The demise of "all you can drink nights"

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:09:00 CDT

In Milwaukee, few bars have "all you can drink" nights anymore. Adam "Hawk" Griffin, owner of Fire on Water, offered it at his bar every Thursday night for years, but got rid of it in 2016.


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The joy of the shower beer

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:01:00 CDT

I have taken a bath with a glass of wine before, and I have drank coffee while showering, but last night I joined the ranks of millions (?) and experienced my first showerbeer.


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Milwaukee's best patio, 2017

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:01:00 CDT

We can almost feel the summer breeze, so patio drinking season is in sight. What is the best patio to enjoy cocktails, beer and more? Find out here.


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Free Pour: Cocktail classes for the home enthusiast

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:01:00 CDT

Free Pour, a new Milwaukee-based company, wants to de-mystify mixology for the home cocktail enthusiast. They do so using both public and private classes that teach average Joes how to make great cocktails in the comfort of their own homes.


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Amazon brings one-hour delivery to Milwaukee

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:28:00 CDT

Today, Amazon is announcing that it's expanding its Prime Now one-hour delivery service to Milwaukee. No word yet on whether or not it will use drones or teleportation or cuddly Yetis to get you the goods so quickly, for $7.99.


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6 places to grab a drink in old Milwaukee

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:02:00 CDT

Brew City has always loved a drink. Here were six places to get 'em in old Milwaukee.


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National Trust says Domes are a National Treasure and can be repaired

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 05:00:00 CDT

Today, the National Trust for Historic Preservation releases a new engineering report on the Mitchell Park Domes - which it calls a National Treasure - that the trust says "demonstrates a more comprehensive and cost-effective path forward for preserving the Domes."


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"The Bachelor" Nick Viall returns home for Friday night's Bucks game

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 21:16:00 CDT

Thanks to the Milwaukee Bucks, Nick Viall is coming home. On Friday night, the Bucks will not only host the Atlanta Hawks, but also a themed night dedicated to Waukesha's very own star of "The Bachelor" and current "Dancing with the Stars" hoofer.


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LISTEN: March Madness or Meh-ness? Plus Badgers talk and Sweet 16 picks

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:02:00 CDT

In Episode 23 of The Postgame Tailgate podcast, OnMilwaukee's Jimmy Carlton and Matt Mueller discuss how boring the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament were and the Badgers' big upset (and if they're actually underdogs), then they make their Sweet 16 picks.


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Doc's Commerce Smokehouse now open Downtown

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:01:00 CDT

Doc's Commerce Smokehouse fired up its smokers and opened quietly this past weekend in the SpringHill Suites building. The bar at Doc's won't open to the public until later next week. However, there's plenty of barbeque, sweet tea and Sprecher to go around.


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No lie: You can make hundreds of cocktails with just 7 recipes

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:01:00 CDT

It's no mystery that proportions make the world of cocktails go 'round. But what most people don't realize is that you can make just about any cocktail with the help of only seven recipes.


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Everything you need to know for Wave's do-or-die playoff game tonight vs. Blast

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:01:00 CDT

The Wave have been in this position before, down a game in a Major Arena Soccer League playoff series and staring at a do-or-die situation at home. They prevailed then, nine days ago, and they hope to do so again tonight. Here's all you need to know about Milwaukee's Game 2 matchup vs. Baltimore.


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Milwaukee's best martini, 2017

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:01:00 CDT

When it comes to the best martinis, Bryant's Cocktail Lounge has been the top contender for the past two years. Will the legendary lounge make it a third? Find out.


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Dave Matthews' label releases Jerry Garcia live CD recorded in Milwaukee

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:02:00 CDT

Thanks in part to an energetic Milwaukee crowd, the Jerry Garcia Band played a double-CD-worthy gig at the Bradley Center in 1991. That concert is now available in a nice set from Dave Matthews' ATO Records.


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"Dancing with the Stars" recap: Sports stars leave the C-listers behind

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:56:00 CDT

Last night, "Dancing with the Stars" hit the stage for its 24th season and 400th episode, with the usual collection of sports stars and C-listers. The judges had their say, but here's our rankings - from worst to first - after the premiere.


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Chef Justin Carlisle cooks for vets at Milwaukee VA Medical Center

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:45:00 CDT

On Thursday, veterans and employees will be treated to a cooking demonstration and free samples of food from award-winning chef Justin Carlisle and Milwaukee Veterans Affairs Medical Center dietitians.


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A dark and stormy morning drive becomes a drive into the sunshine

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:34:00 CDT

This is a story about Marticia Jenkins, but not about just her. It's about dozens of generous and kind people, and two very special women, who have set in motion a series of events that are going to make a huge difference in Marticia Jenkins' life.


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Urban spelunking: New Plum Media headquarters in the Menomonee Valley

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:02:00 CDT

A couple weeks ago, Plum Media turned the dirt to ceremoniously launch $1.85 million in renovation work to turn a former Milwaukee Casket Company shipping and receiving building into its new headquarters. Today, we step inside to take a look around.


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Was this March Madness opening weekend actually boring?

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 18:46:00 CDT

Was this opening weekend ACTUALLY boring? It's easy to say that after watching cute mid-major after cute mid-major crumble before your eyes, but compared to other seasons, were last weekend's first couple rounds a bummer? Let's look.


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Despite underseeded underdog mentality, Badgers unsurprisingly in Sweet 16 again

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:53:00 CDT

Don't look now, Wisconsin fans, but your overlooked, underseeded and disregarded team is an underdog again. The Badgers' plucky band of adversity-overcoming, doubt-disproving heart-havers is still not getting respect. Florida is favored over Wisconsin in the Sweet 16, and that's just fine.


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Rascal's On Murray is closing April 1

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:56:00 CDT

According to a statement released by owner Jim Baade, Rascal's On Murray will close for good on Saturday, April 1. (No, not a joke.)


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Milwaukee's best margaritas, 2017

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:01:00 CDT

With or without tacos, the margarita is a quintessential part of our great Milwaukee summer. And our readers agree - for the third year in a row - on the best place to find them in the Brew City.


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2017 Milwaukee beer garden guide

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:01:00 CDT

Now that spring is just about to kick off, you'll be able to raise the first of many steins at an area beer garden soon.


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Take the bitter with the sweet: A word on apertifs

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:01:00 CDT

Last week, we dipped our toes into the world of bitter libations. And this week, we're wading a bit deeper with a brief overview of the deliciously elegant, and biologically functional, apertif.


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Featured bartender: Sara Padley of Drink Wisconsinbly Pub

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:02:00 CDT

OnMilwaukee stopped in Drink Wisconsinbly, which recently won Best New Bar in OnMilwaukee's annual readers' poll, and chatted with Sara Padley about dogs, cheese curds, rural living and, of course, beer.


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#WeWant: home bar edition

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:01:00 CDT

Sure, you could head out to happy hour or Sunday funday - but why not imbibe in the comfort of your own home? For this edition of the OnMilwaukee #WeWant we bring you some of our favorite wants to add to your own home bar.


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Where should Alton Brown eat on his next Milwaukee visit?

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 13:56:00 CDT

On Saturday, April 8, Food Network star Alton Brown will return to Milwaukee for a new live show, "Eat Your Science," at the Riverside Theater. But before anybody eats their science, Brown plans to eat our city's best - and he wants your help.


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Milwaukee's best signature bar food, 2017

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 13:01:00 CDT

Milwaukee bar goers have spoken, and the wings at Points East Pub once again claimed the title of Bar Month's best signature bar food champion.


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Entrepreneur works to develop children's fashion industry in Milwaukee

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 11:16:00 CDT

Chloe Allison, a Milwaukee native who attended Alexander Hamilton High School, founded Alli C., a children's wear and accessories business offering beanies, blankets and other accessories for infants, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.


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