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A letter from editor/publisher Louis Fortis on the recent sale of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Read more

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The theme of this year’s Milwaukee Latino Carnaval is “Honoring the African Diaspora.” Read more

Off the Cuff

With the nation-wide outrage and local unrest following countless instances of violence, police brutality, and corruption, Milwaukee artists, with the help of Jeff Redmon, Live Artists Studio and CultureJam MKE, hosted a one-night-only exhibitio.. Read more

Visual Arts

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It seemed unfathomable to me that Tina Fey had so muchtrouble selling a pilot post-"30 Rock".Sure I was disappointed when FX passed on Charlie Kaufman’s "How and Why," but that was probablydoomed from conception. But this was Tina Fey! "30 Rock.. Read more

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The transition from credible rapper to comedic actor is so familiar as to almost be a bona fide career path, but while everyone from Ice Cube to Mos Def has gone from spitting bars to reciting line,Concert Reviews Read more

Concert Reviews

Large cities naturally serve as a destination for the arts. Theaters, galleries, music and art classes can be found easily in Milwaukee or Chicago. But don’t count out smaller towns, like Hartford, Wis. Hartford, 40 minutes Read more

A&E Feature

“Do you see this?” coach Frank Porter says, pointing to a long shelf jammed with trophies. Porter, program director at Ace Boxing Club, is talking to his beginner class of boxers lined up inside the ring... Read more

A&E Feature

Charmingly situated in the village of Wauwatosa, The Little Read Book (7603 W. State St.) has survived the rise and fall of big-box booksellers, endured the behemoth of Amazon.com and withstood the ever-shortening attention spans... Read more

Off the Cuff

On Friday afternoon, Gov. Scott Walker's campaign quietly announced that it had set up a legal defense fund to pay for the governor's attorneys' ongoing work in the John Doe investigation. The fund has the Orwellian name... Read more

News Features 8 Comments

With hopes of becoming an annual tradition, the inaugural Eastside Jazzfest rounds up seven acts from very different corners of the Milwaukee-area jazz scene: progressive-jazz multi-instrumentalist Isaiah Joshua; the Latin-funk combo Read more

Today in Milwaukee

The Musical Box presents A Trick of the Tail on Monday, February 15 at the Pabst at 8pm. The Musical ,Sponsored Events Read more

Around MKE

The ink on the state’s biennial budget is barely dry and we’re already talking about the 2010 budgets for the county and city. Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker had his department heads deliver their shocking news without much of a heads up .. Read more

Daily Dose

If you didn't join the Ladies... liveblog tonight, you missed a good time - not the least of which is that I WON BIATCHES! Don't think I won't gloat about that for awhile! Congrats to Prince Fielder and thank you so much for the Untuckem! Read more

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What with the economy being what it is, one might expect fewer shows this season, especially from some of the smaller companies who may be forced to cancel a few shows mid-season.One would not expect, for instance, that there might be six shows op.. Read more

Theater

   Shortly after the Battle of Salamis, in which Persia lost thousands of men an The Persians ,Theater Read more

Theater

One of the Bush administration’s covers for going to war in Iraq to provide billions of dollars in no-bid contracts for Halliburton and other ... Read more

Taking Liberties

  JohannSebastian Bach was no idle dilettante, penning music here and there when the BachPartitas 2, 3 & 4 ,Classical Music/Dance Read more

Classical Music

Every year, Express Yourself Milwaukee, Inc., a non-profit group that mentors at-risk youth through the arts, concludes its year with a lavish showcase. This year’s, which is performed at noon and 6 ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

Today in Milwaukee

What do a family, a symphony and a quilting bee have in common? Collaboration! Each of th Collaboration! ,Express Yourself Milwaukee, Inc. Read more

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