Theversatile Jon Pierre Gee & Ahvant Soul return Oct. 3 to the wittily-namedCoffee Makes You Black, 2803 N. Teutonia Ave., for an evening of jazz atthe restaurant/reading room/coffee house's weekly fish fry. The fried filetsprovide enough of a.. more

Sep 22, 2014 2:21 PM Around MKE

The springtime bloom ushers in the season of the honeybee, the buzzing black-and-yellow bug that dances from flower to flower, gathering nectar to make honey for the hive. While honey is a source of energy for the bee colony, human beings h... more

Apr 28, 2010 12:00 AM Dining Preview

Congrats to Trevor Hoffman on being named as a replacement to this year's All-Star team. It will be his seventh ASG and according to this article on, the entire Hoffman family is excited about this appearance. His kids are 10, 11 and 1.. more

Jul 12, 2009 4:00 AM More Sports

During the era known as the Belle Époque, the Beautiful Age, the corsets of Victorianism loosened. A caste of courtesans, elevated above the more proletarian prostitutes, traded sexual companionship with aristocrats and magnets for lives of bejew.. more

Jun 25, 2009 4:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

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Jun 24, 2009 4:00 AM More Sports

Placed on the 15-day DL retroactive to Sunday, an MRI revealed thatBush has a micro-tear in his right triceps. The tear is a result ofgetting struck by a Hanley Ramirez line drive at the beginning of June.Thisis Bush’s first trip to the DL and .. more

Jun 24, 2009 4:00 AM More Sports

Old home movies reveal a crowded main street with stores, bars, a post office and a bank. Residents recall Centralia, PA, as a friendly town of unlocked doors, a community bound together by old-fashioned neighborliness. And then in 1962 the fire .. more

May 18, 2009 4:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

Just a few years ago it was headline news when a major artist would stream their new albums on MySpace. Now it's almost as much a requirement as releasing radio singles. The subject line of the e-mail I received today from MySpace's crack PR team .. more

May 18, 2009 4:00 AM On Music

Summerfest is announcing stage headliners at a steady clip now. Here's the latest batch: June 25: Robin Trower June 26: Talib Kweli July 1: Asher Roth July 1: Sound Tribe Sector 9 July 2: Guster July 2: Shi.. more

Apr 2, 2009 4:00 AM On Music

Seven years ago Shana McCaw and Brent Budsberg met in Milwaukee coordinating a performance art event. At that time, their monumental hopscotch game created the connection between four art galleries, which included Flux Design, and .. more

Mar 25, 2009 4:00 AM Visual Arts

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Today I found a flier on my door for Mark Honadel, who is the Republican candidate for State Assembly. The brochure says "An Independent Voice Working for You!" ,Letters more

Oct 6, 2008 12:00 AM News Features

   Despite two decades and nine albums to his credit, Mikael Åkerfeldt, the comp Powerplay ,Concert Reviews more

Oct 1, 2008 12:00 AM Concert Reviews

Overlooking busy Prospect Avenue from the ground floor of the Shorecrest Hotel, the Savoy Room (1962 N. Prospect Ave.) is a splendid setting redolent of bygone elegance. The walls are black marble, the f,Dining Out more

Oct 1, 2008 12:00 AM Dining Preview

The Sept. 26 presidentialdebate was intended to focus on the candidates’ views on n What’s your take? Write: or comment on this story online at www.ex ,None more

Oct 1, 2008 12:00 AM News Features

In Spanish, "cielito lindo" means "pretty sky." In Milwaukee, Cielito Lindo defines simple Mexican fare in a colorful setting on Milwaukee's South Side. The ceiling in the main dining,Dining Out more

Oct 1, 2008 12:00 AM Dining Preview

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