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This year, the Ambassador Hotel is planning “A Roaring ‘20s New Year’s Eve” and their annual New Year’s Eve party is shaping up to be “The Bee’s Knees.” It will be a night filled with live music, dancing, gaming and a variety of great food and drink. Read more


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“The dead house is about the last place people want to visit," the Milwaukee Journal wrote in 1891. “Living or dead." The line was from a hybrid investigatory/exploitation piece the paper ran on the sorrowful scenes at the little ci.. Read more

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Bay View claims ones of the largest and most eclectic barscenes in Milwaukee, with at least half a dozen great beer bars; countless comfydive bars and corner taps; several destination cocktail lounges; a prime punkvenue; a hidden, Jimmy Buffett.. Read more

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We’ve rounded up more than 20 ways to treat yourself this New Year’s Eve. Read more

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“I’ve worked in construction all over downtown Milwaukee and I’ve seen this building all my life, but I’ve never set foot inside. It’s beautiful!” exclaims a middle-aged workman, the only person other than me to visit t Read more

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Every Monday night at the Jazz Estate, singer-songwriter Marc Ballini, mandolinist Ryan Ogburn and guitarist Craig Baumann present an informal, free evening of music at the Jazz Estate. The residency has changed markedly since its Read more

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Further dampening my enthusiasm for this year's Lollapalooza, which I still think lacks the major-event headliners of past years, is a splotchy schedule that tends to pit some of the most exciting mid-level acts against each other in the same time.. Read more

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At the end of last month, I posted a look over at Brew Crew Ball at how many outs the Brewers were making on the bases.During tonight's pre-game show, Davey Nelson and Telly were noting that while all things seem to be going right for the Brewers,.. Read more

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The first thing you notice watching an episode of “Columbo” isn’t that we know who committed the murder but the relatively long buildup to murder. Jerry Orbach and the “Law and Order” squad would already be grilling the suspect by the time a “Col.. Read more

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The stars you’ll be dancing with tonight include Wayne Newton, Sabrina Bryan, Mark B The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep, ,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

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October 11, 2007 Likean empty cardboard box in the hands of an imaginative child, Effective Date: November 1, 2007 ,Concert Reviews Read more

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Also opening tonight is the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre’s production of playwright Joa King Corn ,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

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The Riverside Theater is giving Cake the year off from their recent New Year's Eve shows and has instead booked Austin indie-rockers Spoon to headline their annual bash. For Spoon, the performance will cap a year in which the band returned to the .. Read more

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