Miller Brewery


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In his previous books, Milwaukee photographer Paul Bialas produced engaging visual essays on the compounds that once housed Pabst and Schlitz breweries. Now, Bialas visits Miller Valley, a still-th,Books more

Sep 28, 2015 4:15 PM Books

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.. more

Sep 1, 2015 3:05 PM What Made Milwaukee Famous

Since the beginning of the summer, I’ve been working withWMSE 91.7 radio on a series of What Made Milwaukee Famous radio shows. You cancatch the current series at 7:40 am and 5:40 pm every week day on WMSE, with anew program airing every week. .. more

Aug 11, 2015 2:57 PM What Made Milwaukee Famous 1 Comments

Keeping warm in winter is old hat in Wisconsin. It’s something the vast majority of us has either mastered or learned to deal with, often with aid. Scarf? Sure. Balaclava? Why not. But I had something else in mind: beer.Over the last few years, .. more

Feb 26, 2015 8:38 PM Eat/Drink 2 Comments


Photo credit: CJ Foeckler

There’s perhaps another club or two that can claim to be as dark and musty, but Sunday night John C. Reilly and his bluegrass band performed at the only venue in the city that boasts its own hous,Concert Reviews more

Jun 17, 2013 10:29 AM Concert Reviews

For some, Minneapolis indie-rockers Tapes ‘N Tapes are a stereotypical embodiment of the “blogger band,” a term as honest as its attempt to be insulting. The group’s debut EP, 2004’s Tapes ‘N Tapes, was recorded in sec more

Aug 27, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Although The Birthday Massacre sometimes falls back on the chainsaw guitars and exaggerated loud/soft dynamic of modern goth bands like Evanescence, this Toronto band has a self-awareness and a sense of goth history that the Evanescences more

Aug 22, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Todd Phillips’ Las Vegas comedy The Hangover made a killing at the box office upon its summer 2009 release, becoming the highest-grossing R-rated comedy of all time, making a star of underground comic Zach Galifianakis and spawning a more

Jun 21, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

  From The Milwaukee Brewers will celebrate their 40th Anniversary season with numerous special events and promotions to mark the milestone.The Brewers will host four "Retro Weekends" during the 2010 season, designating one decade t.. more

Jan 20, 2010 4:51 PM More Sports

Witha charming garden and its proximity to the Miller brewery, HighlandPark Pies and Cafe (4110 W. Martin Drive) is an inviting summertimelocation. Then again, winter is a good time to visit as well. ,Dining Out more

Dec 10, 2008 12:00 AM Dining Preview 2 Comments

Seriously, not so much. In fact, I spend a lot of most games cursing Dan Fitzgerald and his poor shot selections. But tonight, he hit a three to ice a pretty turbulent game for Marquette.The final score was Marquette 61, Seton Hall 56 but Marquett.. more

Jan 8, 2008 5:00 AM More Sports

Tonight and tomorrow night from 5 until 8 p.m. are your last chancesto view Miller’ and ,This Week in Milwaukee more

Dec 21, 2007 12:00 AM This Week in Milwaukee 2 Comments