Published: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:16:01 CDT
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:40:00 CDTSendik's Food Markets will open its newest store at the Corners of Brookfield on Sunday, April 23. In celebration of the opening, Sendik's will welcome shoppers with sales at all 16 of its locations as well as four weeks of unique events taking place at the Brookfield store.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:05:00 CDTAbby Walker loved wearing high heels, but did not dig the foot pain that went with it. So, she invented an insole that she says allows women to wear high heels four times longer than usual. Her company is called Vivian Lou Insolia.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 18:26:00 CDTDespite some less-than-grand attempts by the FAA to educate the public, drones still remain an issue that most people do not understand, both in their functions and in the laws surrounding them. So let's dig into some of the basics.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 12:01:00 CDTIn 1937, Alfred Woelbing began making Carmex by hand, pouring the lip balm into the familiar yellow-capped jars in his Milwaukee kitchen. Today the company is based in Franklin and owned by Woelbing's grandson who says, despite rumors, the product is not addictive.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 07:01:00 CDTSearching for the perfect Milwaukee gift for a dear friend or loved one for 4/14 Milwaukee Day? Buy local -- and buy often -- from this guide of 100 Milwaukee gifts.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:05:00 CDTIn Wisconsin, you can't bake cookies or cakes or brownies at home and legally sell them at a farmer's market or your kids' lemonade stand. But three women are fighting the law with the help of the powerful Institute for Justice.
Thu, 6 Apr 2017 09:02:00 CDTIndustrial buildings with a touch of architectural grace are the perfect shared home, I think, for the Florentine Opera Company and La Lune Collection, a small business carrying on Milwaukee's manufacturing and immigrant traditions.
Wed, 5 Apr 2017 07:10:00 CDTAs his company prepares to open two new locations, Darren Horndasch, Wisconsin Vision CEO, talks glasses, screen time, daily wear contacts and more.
Sun, 2 Apr 2017 17:01:00 CDTWhen I got the opportunity to try a Lash Lift from CORA Beauty + Spa, I literally jumped at the chance. When I learned I could get my lashes lifted - and tinted - without getting extensions put on I was quite intrigued.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:01:00 CDTSpring is upon us, Milwaukee. Why not brighten your day - and eyes! - with colored contact lenses? Watch as our Carolynn Buser shows off some options from Alcon Air Optix at Wisconsin Vision.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:01:00 CDTSummer in Milwaukee just wouldn't be summer without tailgating at Miller Park. Here are seven musts for the best tailgate ever.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:01:00 CDTBrewers Opening Day, an unofficial holiday beloved by Milwaukeeans, is just around the corner. Whether you're attending the game or watching from your favorite sports bar, here are some great ways to dress for the occasion without wearing a jersey.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:01:00 CDTWhether you're seeking elegance or something more jocose, you're sure to find a vintage-inspired trend that piques your attention.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:28:00 CDTToday, 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.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:02:00 CDTA 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.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:01:00 CDTSure, 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.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 11:16:00 CDTChloe 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.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:02:00 CDTWhen the former State Theater, 2616 W. State St., burned on Feb. 9, a cry went up on social media as folks who remembered the place as a rock and roll club lamented what looked like the final nail in the coffin of a once vibrant West Side landmark.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 18:17:00 CDTSpring is finally here (until the next snowstorm hits Milwaukee) and we have just the right outfit ideas to help you make an impression this season.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 08:57:00 CDTIn a market with plenty of big box stores, how does owning a neighborhood Ace Hardware store in this era make sense? Easy, says owners Bob and Kristin Nell. It's about customer service.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:40:00 CDTAs millennials and time-strapped consumers of all ages add convenience to the top of their shopping lists, locally owned and operated Sendik's Food Markets announced the opening of two new Fresh2GO locations.
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 15:01:00 CDTIn celebration of the day everyone is Irish we bring you a few of the things we really #WeWant for St. Patrick's Day.
Wed, 8 Mar 2017 19:20:00 CDTYou may be surprised to read this from OnMilwaukee Publisher Andy Tarnoff, but claiming newspapers are dead is at best myopic, and at worst, just wrong. They simply occupy a different place in society now.
Wed, 8 Mar 2017 15:09:00 CDTMany Milwaukee women are major contributors to local business, so in honor of International Women's Day, here are eight who are providing life-enhancing outlets for Brew City shoppers and, in many cases, building community at the same time.
Mon, 6 Mar 2017 21:01:00 CDTMore than just an arena, the under-construction Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center should become the central hub for recreation and entertainment in Milwaukee. Fly over it now, and see the future.
Sun, 5 Mar 2017 15:01:00 CDTWelcome to #WeWant, a weekly selection of the stuff OnMilwaukee editors and staffers love. This week we cover all things games!
Sat, 4 Mar 2017 20:22:00 CDTJohn Nehring and Anne Finch-Nehring, announced Saturday on Facebook that their Sendik's location in the Village of Shorewood is closing.
Wed, 1 Mar 2017 21:30:00 CDTThe Pfister Hotel, owned and managed by Marcus Hotels and Resorts, today announced Margaret Muza as its ninth resident artist.
Wed, 1 Mar 2017 15:26:00 CDTDo you love technology? Do you marvel at modern gadgetry? If you answered yes, then you're in luck. There are currently a ton of nifty electronics devices on the market for the for the savvy consumer. Here are a few of the best.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 13:01:00 CDTYour favorite designers once again took to the runways to show off their 2017 fall collections at New York Fashion Week.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:31:00 CDTMilwaukeeHome released its first video today, created by Cody LaPlant. The 1.5-minute video aims to showcase the diversity of both the city of Milwaukee and the MilwaukeeHome clientele.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:56:00 CDTHold onto your fanny pack, but MillerCoors released a statement on Friday suggesting that the '90s clear malt beverage would soon be for sale again.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 06:12:00 CDTMilwaukee's made yet another list: Thrillist Travel's "Underappreciated American Cities You Should Totally Move To." Published today, the list highlights 16 "underappreciated cities" that are "all dark-horse candidates to help you author your best move ever."
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:03:00 CDTSaturday is National Wine Day, so here's our "two cents" on a $2.89 bottle of wine.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:56:00 CDTWhether you're attending the Auto Show for the family friendly activities or if you're looking to upgrade your current ride, make sure you check out a few of these all-new for 2017 offerings from American, European and Japanese automakers.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:08:00 CDTLists are lists, but we should all be proud to share a new one from Inc., "3 Unexpected Places That Are Actually Amazing for Startups." Because, you guessed it, Milwaukee's on it.
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 11:01:00 CDTOh, you've lost that lovin' feeling this Valentine's Day? Don't worry ... in this edition of #WeWant we have you covered with some of the best therapy inducing products and ideas on this day of love.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:01:00 CDTThere was a time that I, and folks like me who love and are fascinated by maps, needed no directions to Milwaukee Map Service, aka The Map Store, currently located at 3720 N. 124th St. But times are changing and this mother of all map stores is folding.
Wed, 8 Feb 2017 20:01:00 CDTWhether you're looking to add exciting new pieces to your wardrobe or follow a healthy skincare routine, the most difficult part of any resolution is stickingwith it. Here are five fashion and beauty resolutions you'll actually enjoy committing to.
Wed, 8 Feb 2017 18:16:00 CDTBilled as the largest display of automotive technology and concept vehicles, last month's 2017 North American International Auto Show made the future look bright for consumers and car companies alike. Here's Part 1, describing some of the best on display.
Wed, 8 Feb 2017 07:01:00 CDTThe annual U.S. News and World Report city rankings are out, and Milwaukee leaped up 25 spots in just one year, from 72 in 2016 to 47 this year - placing just ahead of Kansas City and behind Honolulu.
Mon, 6 Feb 2017 20:06:00 CDTIt's media. It's all media. Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Rex, Twitter, LinkedIn, whatever platforms you use - you use them to read, interact, live, shop and make your life happen.
Thu, 2 Feb 2017 11:56:00 CDTThere are many amazing neighborhoods and streets in Milwaukee, all with unique flavor, personality and reasons to visit. But if you had to pick one, just one street, which would be your favorite? Here I make the case for mine.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 06:20:00 CDTLast week, Coast In Bikes rolled into its third location in four years. The latest space, which will most likely serve as home for a while, is located at 838 S. 1st St. in Walker's Point.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 16:01:00 CDTGet ready to have burgers drone-dropped at your doorstep in an instant, Milwaukee! Or at least delivered by drivers within an hour. Amazon restaurant delivery looks like it's here. The city confirmed Prime Now LLC applied for a food dealer license at 4111 W. Mitchell St.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 11:59:00 CDT"The simplicity of the design and rich symbolism got our gears spinning, and it was only natural for us to express our support the best way we knew how, to design a bike around it."
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 12:01:00 CDTEach year, the Pantone Color Institute announces a color of the year which will inspire everything from interior design to fashion and makeup trends. Here are 10 ways to wear this year's color of "Greenery."
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:02:00 CDTThis week, Redfin, a real estate brokerage company, released a list of the nation's hottest neighborhoods, based on page views and favorites on its web site. Which is Milwaukee's hottest 'hood? We checked with Redfin but also with two local brokers.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:11:00 CDTWhen photographer Dana Dufek started Smitten Boudoir, she thought it would entail fun, breezy, champagne-infused shoots of women in cute lingerie. However, once she got into it, Dufek realized the endeavor went a lot deeper.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:01:00 CDTOur beloved Green Bay Packers are making a run in the playoffs. Here are some things you need to have to cheer them on this and every week.