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Schlitz Brewery

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Photos by S. L. Stein

Over the last century, our breweries have often changed identities. Read more

Milwaukee History

The exhibit teaches patrons about Milwaukee’s rich brewing history while the beer bar slakes their thirst with local offerings. Read more

Eat/Drink

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Maggie Vaughn / Shepherd Express

By “vintage dining” I don’t mean taking a chance on last week’s leftovers. Rather, thenext few weeks around Milwaukee hold a handful of culinary events, each of which bears an interesting relationship to the past. Bon appétit!The Brown Bottl.. Read more

Happening Now

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Milwaukee Scene Board Game

Board games might seem like an unlikely source for Milwaukeehistory, but with a little searching you can enjoy an evening of high-stakesdevelopment, vicious strategizing and cursing out your best friends… all whilelearning a bit about your home.. Read more

Milwaukee History

If Milwaukee photographer Paul Bialas chose a characteristic Milwaukee subject for his book of photos, he shows it from surprising angles. A handsomely designed volume (complete with a CD of recollections from former Schlitz employees), Sch... Read more

Books

Five artists—James Barany, Jill Casid, Stephen Hilyard, Chele Isaac and Sabine Gruffat—use fresh innovations to challenge the concept of “new” and “old” media in the Charles Allis Art Museum’s exhibit “New M Read more

Today in Milwaukee

The Grateful Dead will never die as long as an iteration of Dark Star Orchestra is able to take the stage. The Chicago-based DSO is more than just the most highly regarded Dead tribute band. Its members operate as musical historians Read more

Today in Milwaukee

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