Mardi Gras

Milwaukee doesn't have a particularly rich Mardi Gras tradition, but for the last several years the city has come out for at least one reoccurring Fat Tuesday celebration: Radio Milwaukee's annual Mardi Gras party at Turner Hall Ballroom with Maxi.. more

Jan 21, 2014 6:00 PM On Music

In yet another stunning example of his arrogance and disregard for the common good, Gov. Scott Walker has asked for unprecedented authority to sell off taxpayer-funded, publicly owned property without public more

May 21, 2013 8:18 PM Issue of the Week

Milwaukee’s colleges and universities are the source of a plethora of service-minded student organizations that are improving our community. Though there are many student initiatives and organizations that are Heroes of the more

May 21, 2013 8:12 PM Expresso

It was Paris, 1789. The impoverished and exploited masses, fed up with the tyranny and wonton... more

Jul 11, 2012 12:00 AM A&E Feature 6 Comments

Whether it's called Mardi Gras or Carnival, the idea of a final blowout before the austere season of Lent has traveled widely across the world. In Armenia, the big party is called Poon Paregentan (literally, “Good Living”), and this weeke more

Feb 15, 2012 12:00 AM Local Music

Although consumer advocates had hoped that a Democrat-controlled state Senate and Assembly would deliver tough payday lending regulations to the governor for his signature, a bill capping payday loan interest rates at 36% hasn’t made it out... more

Feb 17, 2010 12:00 AM News Features 1 Comments

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Feb 5, 2008 5:00 AM More Sports

Human Barbie doll Francine Boucher might not have the strongest voice in metal (if anythi Red Pepper ,Today in Milwaukee more

Jan 10, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 2 Comments