Riverwest FemFest returns with its biggest, most impressive lineup yet, and Milwaukee bands Greatest Lakes and Sex Scenes play big release shows. more

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Ruthie answers questions from readers feeling frustrated at work. more

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Unless you were one of the few people talented enough to bea college athlete, it is likely that high school was the last time you competedin a team sport at a high level. While our bodies grow old and worn out, andbusy lives turn trainin.. more

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Todd Lazarski shares his picks for the six best ethnic food neighborhoods in Milwaukee. more



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Going out to eat is great, you go somewhere and get served food of your choice with no preparation or clean up involved. The only downfall is that comes with a price. That price is usually high enough that many people limit their restaurant trips. more

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Milwaukee Beer Week, April 18-25, includes tap takeovers, rare beer tastings, beer dinners and beer sampling at locations all around the city. more


When we asked you, our readers, to vote for your favorite 30 bars as part of the Shepherd Express' 30th anniversary... more

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The Milwaukee Bucks take on the San Antonio Spurs tonight at a 7 p.m. home game. more

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It’s been said that “athletics is America’s favorite exercise—to sit and watch.” That may be true for the armchair quarterbacks and point guards comatized by ESPN, but not so for the thousands of area college students who par more

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