Third Ward

These businesses have stepped up their game and created retail spaces that warrant photos. more

Jan 23, 2018 12:26 PM A&E

Except at peak times, Milwaukeeans hardly realize that they are sharing their city with millions of tourists who outnumber them 10 to one. more

Jan 16, 2018 4:52 PM News Features

Royal Enfield, a British-founded, India-based motorcycle company that specializes in smaller bikes, focuses on the urban rider instead of the suburban Harley-Davidson fan. more

Jan 9, 2018 5:11 PM News Features 1 Comments

Ahead of its grand opening on Wednesday, Dec. 6, Shake Shack held a “Friends and Family” soft opening on Monday. more

Dec 4, 2017 1:39 PM Short Order 1 Comments

After being open for a little more than a year, Rivalry, a Third Ward bar that played on the Wisconsin-Illinois sports rivalry, has closed for good. more

Nov 16, 2017 3:25 PM Eat/Drink

Warby Parker, aneyeglass and sunglass company founded in 2010, will open their first Milwaukeelocation at 241 N. Broadway in the Third Ward on Friday, Sept. 29. more

Sep 26, 2017 1:00 PM Around MKE

Executive Director Jim Plaisted discusses the challenges of managing the neighborhood’s rapid growth. more

Sep 26, 2017 12:00 AM Off the Cuff

The Shepherd Express held their inaugural Margarita Festival this past Friday in the Historic ThirdWard’s Catalano Square. More than 750 people gathered to taste margaritas from15 of the Milwaukee area’s best bars and resta.. more

Aug 28, 2017 7:24 PM Around MKE

This Friday, Aug. 25, from 5-8 p.m., the Shepherd Express presents its newest public event, Margarita Festival; it will be held in the Third Ward’s Catalano Square. more

Aug 22, 2017 3:42 PM Eat/Drink

The Shepherd Express 2017 Burger Guide lets you know where to find 20 of Milwaukee’s greatest hamburgers. more

Aug 15, 2017 1:49 PM Dining Out 1 Comments

The Hudson in Milwaukee’s Third Ward is a pleasant spot for sandwiches, salads and soups and offers a business lounge. more

Jul 3, 2017 10:24 AM Short Order

A preview of Shepherd Express’ annual Street Eats food truck event in Milwaukee’s Third Ward. more

May 30, 2017 2:13 PM Short Order

There are places you discover that surprise. Art In The City Plein Air MKE 2017 is a great way to explore places you’ve never been tobefore and experience the cultural diversity of Milwaukee’s East Side withfriends and family.From May 11-21, .. more

Apr 28, 2017 7:14 PM Visual Arts 1 Comments

Red Elephant Chocolate (333 N. Broadway) strives to take chocolate consumption to a whole new level with their new Third Ward chocolate café by living up to their motto: “A chocolate experience you’ll never forget." more

Apr 11, 2017 3:45 PM Eat/Drink

The vision of lifelong friends Tim Pauly and Dan McElwee will be realized Friday, April 7 at noon, when the doors to Broken Bat Brewing Company (231 E. Buffalo St.) officially open to the public.We took this exclusive Facebook Live tour of the b.. more

Apr 5, 2017 5:34 PM Around MKE

The Shepherd Express’ 2017 Spring Arts Guide is dedicated to the paper’s fellow tenants of the Third Ward’s historic Marshall Building, which is owned by Bob DeToro. more

Feb 21, 2017 11:59 AM Spring Arts Guide

Artist Mark Mulhern’s current exhibition is aptly titled “The Space Between;” it’s a space occupied by this masterful artist’s works that never shout or proclaim but yet do not lack energy. His exhibition runs through Oct. 15 in the Tory... more

Sep 20, 2016 3:02 PM Visual Arts

Timothy Cobb Fine Arts (207 E. Buffalo St.) is hosting acollection of oil paintings by Peter Schassler and sculptures by James Matsonentitled “Who Amongst Us?” The paintings of Peter Schassler can at first be shocking. Inwhat way is.. more

Sep 19, 2016 3:09 PM Visual Arts

The Third Ward has come a long way in the 20 years since Nancy O’Keefe took charge as executive director of the Historic Third Ward Association (HTWA). The Shepherd Express interviews her about her experience with the organization, progress... more

May 3, 2016 3:22 PM News Features

Milwaukee Alderman Robert Puente is facing a very seriouschallenge from nonprofit executive and 9/11-era military veteran Chantia Lewis. Puente’s time as the District 9 representative on theMilwaukee Common Council has been very lackluster and.. more

Mar 26, 2016 5:41 PM Daily Dose