East Side

In a beer-centric city like Milwaukee, it can be hard to find activities that don’t involve alcohol, but a new East Side café is aiming to change that. Read more

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Around 20 pro-choice protesters with the Garbage Fyre Festival held “Honk for Choice” signs on the east side Tuesday, just blocks from a pro-life rally located near the corner of an abortion service center. Read more

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In hyper-segregated cities like Milwaukee, busing was the only way to integrate schools in all-white and all-black neighborhoods. Read more

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Milwaukee’s locally owned restaurant offers an array of healthy choices for breakfast, lunch and dinner—and they're opening a new location! Read more

Dining Out


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Milwaukee’s East Side Pizza Shuttle can, believe it or not, be a place to go to and dine-in for lunch or dinner. Read more

Dining Out


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The East Side’s Strange Town dishes out an imaginative, internationally inspired take on vegan cooking. Read more

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The brewery announced it will open a taproom at 2018 E. North Ave., the former location of G-Daddy's BBC Read more

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Its new location, 1815 E. Kenilworth Pl., was the former home of Cans Bar & Canteen and School Yard Bar & Grill. Read more


The food hall moved one step closer to becoming a reality today by announcing its first four vendors. Read more


Here's a preview of the shows opening this week in Milwaukee's visual arts scene. Read more

Visual Arts

The Tomatina-inspired rotten tomato fight donates all proceeds to helping end hunger in the community. Read more


Three new murals will be unveiled during a two-day Mural Festival at Black Cat Alley Sept. 22-23. Read more

Visual Arts

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


What you can expect at this year's Milwaukee Comedy Festival (Aug. 1-5), upcoming performing arts, the changing face of Milwaukee's East Side and more. Read more

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

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


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



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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. Read 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. Read 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. Read more

Visual Arts