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Cirque du Soleil returns to the Milwaukee area with its coolest arena show yet, Crystal—A Breakthrough Ice Experience, which fuses circus arts and the world of ice skating in a stunning new production. Read more

A&E Feature

Will anybody really miss that chestnut grove outside of the Marcus Center? Read more

On Music

Milwaukee has a good chance to host the 2020 Democratic Party National Convention. Can you help make it so? Read more

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The Houston rapper will play a make-up date as part of the second leg of his ASTROWORLD tour. Read more

On Music

The Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival returns for its 20th year as Downtown Milwaukee’s warm embrace of the holiday season. Read more

A&E Feature

Dear Ruthie answers a reader’s cry for help as Thanksgiving approaches and shares her calendar of LGBTQ-friendly events in the greater Milwaukee area. Read more

Dear Ruthie


Photo credit: Wisconsin Urban Wood

The increasing popularity in the Milwaukee area of urban wood for building material is a homegrown success story. Read more

News Features

The pre-sale for the pop singer's latest tour begins Thursday. Read more

On Music

With the opening of the Fiserv Forum comes a lot of new restaurants Downtown, including a Chicago pizza chain that we’ve been anticipating for years. Read more

Dining Out

The folk revival band is the latest big get for the new Milwaukee Bucks arena. Read more

On Music

The $50 ticket includes one ticket to the game, one pair of Too Much Metal Cream City socks and two Good City Brewing beers. Read more


Ruthie Keester gives advice to a reader and details several events taking place around Milwaukee of particular interest to the LGBTQ community. Read more

Dear Ruthie


Illustration by: Melissa Lee Johnson

In and around Milwaukee, there are several opportunities to experience the fun of a traditional German Oktoberfest celebration, so brush up on your German drinking songs and enjoy a frosty mug at one of the many multi-day fests near you. Read more

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How should media outlets cover problematic artists as they attempt their inevitable comebacks? Read more

On Music

The grand opening of the Fiserv Forum poses big questions for the nearly 30-acres of land surrounding the new arena. Arguably none of which is more crucial than what to do with the land that the BMO Harris Bradley Center currently sits on top of. Read more

Daily Dose


Photo credit: Pat A. Robinson

Last week, representatives of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) came to Milwaukee for an on-site inspection to determine if the city met its requirements for its 2020 National Convention. From what I’ve heard, they were impressed. Read more