South Milwaukee

The pub’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration technically begins on Thursday, March 14 this year with a special St. Patrick’s/spring trivia night. Read more


Located in a small storefront among a strip of businesses in the heart of South Milwaukee, Milwaukee Sausage Company (1200 Milwaukee Ave.) has gained a good reception in the couple of months they’ve been open. Read more

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South Milwaukee’s AM Ice Cream specializes in rolled ice cream. Slightly creamier than regular ice cream, rolled ice cream is made by pouring liquid ice cream base onto a cold metal pan and working in flavorings of the customer’s choice. Read more

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Citizens and business owners, many under the age of 40, have joined forces to update South Milwaukee’s image by revitalizing its downtown area and promoting and expanding its arts scene. “Art can do a lot of things. I want to get behind that ... Read more

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Walking into Avenue Coffeehouse (911 Milwaukee Ave., South Milwaukee) is like visiting the home of that cool artist friend or relative. Read more

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Both candidates for this seat on the bench are highly qualified. We went beyond our endorsement committee and discussed this election and the candidates with a sampling of legal professionals Read more

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Residents of Oak Creek, South Milwaukee and a portion of Franklin have a clear choice in the Tuesday, Nov. 19, special election for Assembly District 21. Elizabeth Coppola has earned your Read more

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The south side of Milwaukee County will elect two new state representatives this year, thanks to the midterm resignations of state Rep. Mark Honadel (R-South Milwaukee) Read more

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Come there once and it’s likely owners Tom and Ida Spack will remember your face. Nona’s Café (2206 S. 10th Ave., South Milwaukee) is that kind of place—friendly, genuine and warm. Open Monday through Saturday, Nona’s serves Read more

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Milwaukee Ballet has an advanced training program for exceptional college-age dancers from around the world. Much of the main company graduated from this program, known as MBII. In addition to covering secondary... Read more

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The Robert Glasper Experiment’s Black Radio, a live amalgam of R&B, hip-hop and jazz taking... Read more

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We'll give credit where it's due. The job numbers that Gov. Scott Walker rushed out before the June 5 recall election were confirmed by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics last week. They show that Wisconsin gained jobs in 2011, instead.... Read more

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Night in and night out, the Improvised Shakespeare Company churns out completely original works. The “Improvised” bit is key. “This is the debut performance—in the history of humanity,” said the narrator. “And assuming Read more


After over a decade of bit parts in movies and sitcoms, Kathy Griffin ironically became a household name in party by mocking her lack of celebrity on her TV show “Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List,” which ended its run on Bravo last fall... Read more

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  Set in the 1950’s, the 1995 comedy Moon Over Buffalo has become a long-term hit for East coast playwright Ken Ludwig. The comedy about an aging theatre couple in Buffalo, New York has the kind of commercial appeal that has kept it going for o.. Read more


The UWM Union Theatre offers up yet another classic French film for free tonight, when it Six in Paris ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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Coldplay announced their 2009 North American tour dates today, and unsurprisingly one of the biggest rock bands in the world chose to play one of the biggest music venues in the country: Alpine Valley. They're be performing at the East Troy venue .. Read more

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  We’reall familiar with the agonizing scenario: the family dining table that The Condition ,Books Read more