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Milwaukee’s only entirely Cuban restaurant, Cubanitas, has opened a second location in Oak Creek’s Drexel Town Square. The restaurant features cheery décor, fresh ingredients and inspiring family recipes. more

Feb 27, 2018 11:00 AM Dining Out

A new sports bar specializing in bourbon joins the East Side and Oak Creek gets a new Cuban spot. There’s also a huge influx of sushi, with three new spots, including two that serve ramen as well. more

Oct 24, 2017 1:15 PM Dining Out

Photo Courtesy of Skylight Music TheatreThe Skylight Music Theatre will play host to the Taste ofthe Ward culinary event on Thursday Jan. 14. The event will run from 6 p.m. to8 p.m. Billing itself as “a one-of-a-kind culinary event”, s.. more

Jan 7, 2016 4:23 PM Around MKE


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The Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation is hosting a Bloody Mary tasting and competition event this Sunday, March 22 at Turner Hall ballroom. The third annual Milwaukee’s Best Bloody will feature 16 bars competing for the title of Best Bloody, voted.. more

Mar 20, 2015 8:20 PM Around MKE

Physicalcomfort in summer theater can be a rather tricky thing to negotiate. I’drecently mentioned being physically uncomfortable at a show in a review. Thatshow was in a mosquito-infested barn. It was hot. It was uncomfortable. It was AnimalF.. more

Jul 20, 2014 12:00 PM Theater

Known for its creative craft cocktails, The Hamilton (823 E. Hamilton St.) has always been a great place for the drink aficionado. Now, in addition to its catered events, the more

Apr 30, 2014 12:36 AM Dining Preview

Cuban restaurants are not new to Milwaukee—past examples include Lazara's and Hemingway's Old Havana—but currently only one remains. Cubanitas, which opened eight years ago, is still going strong. Part of the Bianchini restaurant group that... more

Aug 24, 2011 12:00 AM Dining Preview

Playwright Celeste Bedford Walker has won an NAACP Image Award for her sensitive portrayal of African-American characters, and she brings that same delicate touch to her depiction of women of a certain age in her romantic comedy Sassy more

Oct 2, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Nowadays most horror films are horrible, if not laughable. The Scary Movie folks had the right idea mocking what the genre has become. But it doesn’t have to be that way. One of the most chilling horror films ever, TheHaunting (1963), shows no b.. more

Nov 3, 2008 5:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

Winners in the Best Cuban Restaurant category for Best of Milwaukee 2008. more

Apr 24, 2008 12:00 AM Best of Milwaukee 2008