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Melissa Thornton, the founder of the MilwaukeeHome brand, announced in a Facebook video that she has sold the MilwaukeeHome brand to The Waxwing. more

News

Like the paper, but on radio. more

A&E

AXE MKE, a new axe-throwing themed bar located at 1924 E. Kenilworth Pl. on the East Side, held its soft opening this week. more

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This year's Summer Soulstice lineup features Milwaukee mainstays like Abby Jeanne, Vincent Van Great and Paper Holland. more

Music

The latest business to set up shop at 2238 N. Farwell Ave. is an ambitious multi-restaurant food hall called Crossroads Collective. more

Eat/Drink

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Riding the wave of axe throwing-themed bars popping up all over the country, AXE MKE will throw a grand opening party and open house on Saturday, June 16 from noon-midnight. more

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Every year, MMM museums open their doors to residents, museumgoers and first-time visitors for a chance to experience five of Milwaukee's unique museum gems at free or reduced admission. more

Visual Arts

The East Side Business Improvement District (BID) is putting out a call for artists to paint a new mural for the alley, which will be unveiled to the public on Friday, April 20. more

Visual Arts

Yokohama, an East Side ramen and karaoke restaurant, closed its doors for good this weekend after less than a year in business. more

Dining Out

Marla and David Poytinger, owners of Nine Below, announced that they would open AXE MKE, an axe-throwing bar, at 1924 E. Kenilworth Pl. more

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The event will feature artists Todd Mrozinski and Renee Bebeau painting images of flames on a four-foot wide slab of ice. more

Visual Arts

Inspired by a trip to Amsterdam, Sip & Purr Cat Café is a place to “relax and enjoy the companionship of cats.” more

Eat/Drink

A stalwart leaves, and a trendy newcomer gets a lease. more

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Jason Growel, owner of The Eastsider, confirmed to the Shepherd that the bar’s last day of operations will be Saturday, Dec. 16. more

Eat/Drink

After an overwhelming response, Von Trier owners John and Cindy Sidoff have decided to retain the Von Trier name and concept, and collaborate with Black Sheep owners Wes Shaver and Mike Sorge on operations and programming. more

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Moonbath by Haitian-born award-winning author Yanick Lahens is a beautifully written epic saga that follows the tumultuous and often heartbreaking lives of four generations of rural Haitian women over the course of the 20th century. She wil... more

Books

The new head of the East Side BID, Kristin Godfrey, discusses her vision for the neighborhood. more

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Off The Beaten Path’s new Bay View location allows room for the record shop to stock an even wider variety of LPs, CDs, cassettes, audio equipment and music memorabilia. more

Local Music

After a nearfour-decade run as a German-centric bar, Von Trier owner John Sidoff announced yesterday that the bar will close briefly in early2018 for major renovations and reopen as an upscale cocktail lounge. The decision, which is in part a.. more

Around MKE

Danceworks on Tap’s new show, What’s Tappenin’?, comprised a tight, intelligent and perfectly executed hour of entertainment. more

Dance

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