Milwaukee

Sculpture Installation Coming to Milwaukee

Wondering why there's sculptures going up on Wisconsin Avenue lately? They're part of an art installation called Sculpture Milwaukee that's slated to last throughout the summer. The installation will feature 22 sculptures by a variety of artists - including Santiago Calatrava, the artist who...
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First Rails Laid for Milwaukee Street Car!

The first street car rails have officially been laid on St. Paul! The downtown project is projected to open Fall 2018 for service. Crews are preparing to start work on a five-block stretch of North Broadway from Clybourn Street to Kilbourn Avenue today and traffic will be reduced to a single...
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A Restaurant Serving Only Mac and Cheese?!

Yes, you read that right. A restaurant specializing in mac and cheese is coming to Wisconsin! Grate Mac and Cheese will be opening in Menomonee Falls this summer. It's the brainchild of the Roaring Fork Restaurant Group, who own 54 Qdoba restaurants in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa. Diners can...
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Motorcyclist Circles Roundabout for Three Hours?

An attempt at a world record, while also raising awareness for a good cause? That's what an area motorcyclist attempted on Sunday. Motorcyclist Brandon Yahr attempted to beat the world record for amount of time circling a roundabout on a motorcycle. The world record was 3 hours and 34 seconds. Did...
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Downtown Milwaukee Is Getting A What?!?!

Downtown Milwaukee is getting a Strip Club! After years of legal battles, the license for the "Executive Lounge" strip club proposed for 730 N. Old World 3rd St., was passed! "We look forward to working with downtown leaders and our new neighbors to become a part of Milwaukee's vibrant and...
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Milwaukee Lion: 2017 Edition

It's been two years since the "Milwaukee Lion" was last sighted, but it's back! Monday evening, a Franklin resident, Cash Garfield spotted the big cat. "I thought it was a mountain lion or a cougar," said Cash Garfield. "They've been known to be around here. It wasn't a bobcat, it was way too big...
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ICYMI:

In an on-going attempt to bring positive to Milwaukee, Riggs had the Voices Against Violence Coalition in the studio to talk about their newest project: the "Stop The Violence" song. This anthem features a diverse group of local artists whose lives have been personally effected by violence. Check...
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Milwaukee Makes List For Having The Most Unattractive People!

According to Travel and Leisure , in this year’s America’s Favorite Places survey, readers scored cities across a wide range of categories, including how attractive locals are. With a total of nine selections, Milwaukee comes in at No. 5. According to Travel and Leisure 's officials, “Milwaukee is...
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Lena Dunham Is Coming To Milwaukee?!?!

Lena Dunham is stopping in Milwaukee on her 6 city tour tied to her feminist newsletter LennyLetter.com! The writer-actress and "Girls" director-showrunner Jenni Konner will be IRL on June 6th! Tickets go on sale at noon Friday, and will be available at Lennyletter.com/irl,pabsttheater.org and the...
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Free Anti-Theft Devices?

The Milwaukee Police Department, the Auto Dealers Association of Mega Milwaukee (ADAMM), and the Anti-Vehicle Crime Association of Wisconsin will be offering free installation of anti-theft devices for certain model years. MPD tweeted out on Monday that April 29th and May 6th are the days! Get...
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