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“Building a Milwaukee Icon: Harley-Davidson’s Juneau Avenue Factory,” an exhibit at the Harley-Davidson Museum, displays a fascination cache of early company drawings and photographs. Read more

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The Harley-Davidson Story is a lavishly illustrated summary of the company’s history with photos of motorcycles, vintage shots of the factory and dealerships and even close-ups of components. Read more


Art Kumbalek takes on the Harley-Davidson 115th anniversary celebration. Read more

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Milwaukee’s loudest end-of-summer tradition returns as the city celebrates Harley-Davidson’s 115th anniversary with a variety of events. Read more

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In his campaign for reelection, Scott Walker already appears to be giving up on presenting a kinder, gentler image. Read more

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From July 12-15 the Harley-Davidson Museum will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a “Bike Night” kick-off, $10 museum admission all weekend, live music and more. Read more



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We once thought nothing could be more frightening than Donald Trump threatening to rain down the “fire and fury” of America’s nuclear arsenal upon other nations, but the economic destruction being inflicted on American companies and their workers ... Read more

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Royal Enfield, a British-founded, India-based motorcycle company that specializes in smaller bikes, focuses on the urban rider instead of the suburban Harley-Davidson fan. Read more

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Fuel Café’s new Walker’s Point location, co-owner Scott Johnson says, “is all the things that we kind of wished Fuel could be as we got older." Read more


“Itwas a gift in disguise. An opportunity to reinvent ourselves, our lives and ourlandscape. It was an amazing opportunity to infuse our dreams with our values,and create a vision of a liberated, artistic future. How often in life do youget a.. Read more

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Harley-Davidson fans will get the chance to see the recentlyunveiled Milwaukee-Eight engine as it is delivered to the Harley DavidsonMuseum on Thursday, Sept. 1 at 7:15 p.m. Harley-Davidson Museum vice president Bill Davidson and Harley.. Read more

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Laborfest, a union organizedLabor Day festival, is coming to the Summerfest grounds on Monday, Sept. 5. The celebration begins with aparade from Carl Zeidler Square Wisconsin Union Memorial at 11 a.m. The festivalopens at noon. A cla.. Read more

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Hogs for Heroes is an entirely volunteer-run nonprofit that supports mentally and/or physically injured Wisconsin veterans by providing them with Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Read more


Photo Courtesy Dave Reid, Flickr CCThe Harley-Davidson Museum will start kicking up a littledirt on Jan. 22, when Race Day: Photos from the Flat Track , a photoexhibit featuring dozens of images from flat track racing, is unveiled.. Read more

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reporter Meg Jones will read from her first book, World War II Milwaukee, at Boswell Book Co. at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 29. Read more


Milwaukee goes all in this Labor Day weekend, celebrating with motorcycles, BBQ, art, music and dogs. Read more

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A while back, I introduced you to an autograph book ofShirley, a young Milwaukee girl who grew up in the 1930s. By an odd stroke of luck, I have anotherautograph book in my collection – also from the 1930s and also belonging to ayoung woman na.. Read more

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It'sa log, it's a portable fire, it's: TimberTote! I like to share the love for alocal business when I can. Here is one that you may not have heard of yet – butthat you could certainly appreciate on one of your nature outings. Thisingenious li.. Read more

Off the Beaten Path

 Benno's is a sleeper of a beer bar on Greenfield Ave. inWest Allis. If you're a beer lover, you may have heard of it or even beenthere, but I find most people aren't familiar with it, even though it's beenaround since 1980.The big draw is th.. Read more

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Motor Bar and Restaurant in the Harley-Davidson Museum is teaming up withBrenner Brewing Company for a Valentine's Day dinner centered around bacon andbeer. It will feature four courses plus passed appetizers, all paired withbeer. Menu items in.. Read more

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