Shorewood is experiencing something of a “renaissance of redevelopment,” according to its planning and development director. Read more

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Shorewood is considering decriminalizing cannabis, following examples set by Eau Claire, Madison and several other Wisconsin municipalities. Read more

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The Milwaukee Brat House has been a fixture on Old World Third Street for years and has now opened a second location in Shorewood. The same great local sausages are available in a more low-key setting. Read more

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Three Lions Pub has made a name for itself by catering to soccer fans, British expats and diners looking for more than typical bar food. Read more

Dining Out

Winners in the Neighborhoods category for Best of Milwaukee 2017 including subcategories like Milwaukee Neighborhood to Drink In, Suburb to Live In and more. Read more

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A recent addition to Shorewood’s business district, Cloud Red is a quaint bar and casual eatery with a wide drink selection and menu defined by variety, quality and sensitivity to dietary restrictions. Read more

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A new Corner Bakery Café opened in Shorewood in August. All of the food is made fresh to order and the restaurant features many amenities for Oak Leaf Trail users. Read more


Milwaukee songwriter Kyle Feerick called in a murder’s row of Milwaukee talent for his new album, Heart, and plays an album release show on Friday, Feb. 17 at Red Dot Tosa at 8:30 p.m. . Read more

Music Feature

Milwaukee’s oldest bar trivia league – Quizmaster Trivia –turns ten years old this month. Although trivia nights had been around inMilwaukee bars since at least the early 2000s (mostly through national,computerized networks that listed the.. Read more

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If you happen tobe driving through Shorewood at 7 p.m. on Halloween, don’t be alarmed if thespecter of a train careens across the Capitol Drive Bridge. You’ve justwitnessed the maiden voyage of the Ghost Train, a new public art installatio.. Read more

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Opening this summer, the handsome new Harry’s Bar and Grill at 1234 E. Brady St. was designed with respect for its location’s historic architecture, including witty nods to its past as a True Value Hardware Store. Read more

Short Order

This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly thought exchange with Ryan Scheicher, Milwaukee Record co-founder Matt Wild and I, we're talking about the story everybody else around here has been talking about for the last week: allegations that a pro.. Read more

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By some cruel perversity ofnature, Wisconsin was gifted with an abundance of natural beauty and cursedwith an ever-expanding winter. The season for painting en plein air (French for “in the open air”) is soon tocome to a close. But befo.. Read more

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DMC of the classic hip-hop group Run DMC will be at Clickssneaker store at 1916 E Capitol Dr., on Saturday, Aug, 22 from 1:30 to 3:30p.m.DMC, or Darryl McDaniels, co-owns the shop with Milwaukeenative Eric “Shake” James. The shop sells lim.. Read more

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If you’re one for stress-free holiday shopping, then visitShorewood for its “Stop, Shop & Restore” event Saturday, Dec. 6 from 10a.m.-5 p.m. that will offer you great deals as well as relaxation between boutsof gift gathering. Hosted by the .. Read more

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Take one step inside Shorewood’s North Shore Boulangerie (4401 N. Oakland Ave.), and the heavenly smells of fresh bakery and coffee will transport your senses to a bustling Parisian café. The bakery is open for counter-served breakfast dai... Read more

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Though many artists will always prefer the climate-controlled convenience of the studio, a growing number of painters are taking their canvases outdoors. Credit the rising popularity of plein air painting in part to the old-fashioned allure... Read more

A&E Feature

It's been a banner summer for free beer. Following the Estabrook Park Beer Garden's ceremonial tapping last week, Shorewood’s Hubbard Park Beer Garden will opentomorrow with a party featuring free beer until it runs out. Located betweenthe Hubba.. Read more

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Americans are used to a fairly limited selection of bakedgoods. Cookies, muffins and a few other bakery items are the staples of caféand coffee shop menus here. A new bakery in Shorewood, however, is bringingmuch more to the table for early mor.. Read more

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If you believe in representative democracy, then last week was pretty brutal. The U.S. Supreme Court struck down aggregate campaign limits to federal candidates, which inevitably will do away with Wisconsin’s Read more

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