Located in Menomonee Falls, UberDork Café (N89W16750 Appleton Ave.) opened its doors Oct. 30. Proprietor Natali Heussenvisioned an all ages creative center where people can work on craft projects,play games, and learn new skills. “Eat, game, pl.. more

Dec 9, 2014 3:19 PM Around MKE

In the hustle and bustle of our busy schedules, it’s sometimes hard to find a moment to sit back and relax. But when you do, Baltica Bistro (223 N. Franklin St., Port Washington) is the perfect place to savor those moments of serenity. Loca... more

Jul 9, 2014 1:33 AM Dining Preview

It’s never easy to upset a decade’s old tradition, particularly one as deep-rooted as afternoon tea, but several years ago, after decades of hosting winter tea service in its grand Lobby Lounge, the Pfister Hotel moved the more

Nov 6, 2012 1:20 PM Dining Preview

Verduras Tea House & Café (181 N. Broadway) offers a unique setting in the Third Ward. You enter through the Artasia store, which specializes in Asian jewelry, artifacts and furnishings. This is such a suitable setting for a tearoom. There ... more

Jun 28, 2012 12:00 AM Dining Preview

Cuba remained a musical enigma for most Americans for decades until 1997, when guitarist Ry Cooder introduced the Buena Vista Social Club, a group of the island nation’s most influential performers who brought the sounds of Cuba to life for... more

May 26, 2010 12:00 AM Album Reviews

Dmitriy Salita is a young Rocky running to his workout along the streets and shoreline of New York. An amateur boxing champion by 18, he turned professional at age 20. What's interesting about Salita's story is that he is an Orthodox Jew, working.. more

Jan 13, 2009 5:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

To many, making a cup oftea means microwaving a mug of water, throwing in a tea bag and lettingit steep a minute or two before drinking it. Joshua Kaiser realizedwhile traveling through Southeast Asia,Eat/Drink more

Nov 26, 2008 12:00 AM Dining Preview

Whether you trace its roots to the opulent courts of the Sun King or the corseted interiors of Victorian England, there’s no doubt tea-drinking ought to be rated among mankind’s most pleasant pursuits. The tearoom that sits above George Watts & S... more

Jun 5, 2008 12:00 AM Short Order 14 Comments

There’s no need for singles to spend Valentine’s Day alone,since they can try Shepherd Express ,Today in Milwaukee more

Feb 14, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 1 Comments

Afternoon tea in England calls to mind white tablecloths, gleaming silverware, paper-thin Bows Arrows ,Dining Out more

Jan 17, 2008 12:00 AM Dining Preview 3 Comments

Most of the rest of this season’s local live Christmas shows are opening this weekend. (John McGivern’s annual show at the OffBroadway Theatre doesn’t open until mid-month, just about every other local show opens this weekend.) And having reached .. more

Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM Theater