Neighborhood Spotlight: 2018 Lakefront Festival of Art in Milwaukee

Wherever you’re from and wherever you’re going, there is a place for you in Milwaukee. That is a theme of many of the festivals held throughout the city during the summer months. Milwaukee’s heritage runs deep in each festival, which respects something unique about the city. This weekend, that something special is the local art […]

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Small Business Spotlight: Zen Gen Yoga

Yoga. Mimosas. And a feeling of serenity and complete renewal. All these things are happening Saturday mornings starting in July at Red Lion Pub’s Sunrise Yoga on the Patio. For only $15, you can start your Saturday right with yoga guided by Brandi Hayes-Fink from Zen Gen Yoga. The classes will be a vinyasa inspired […]

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A Guide to Memorial Day 2018 in Milwaukee

It’s a day to pause. A day to remember the sacrifices that have been made so we could live in freedom. A day to honor those who gave their lives fighting for liberty. And it’s a day Milwaukee takes very seriously. Milwaukee’s Memorial Day Celebration This year marks the 153rd annual Milwaukee Memorial Day event. […]

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Community Spotlight: The Best Spots to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Milwaukee

It isn’t often that Cinco de Mayo happens to fall on the same day as the Kentucky Derby. Yet that is what we all have to look forward to on Saturday, May 5. From fancy dress, humongous hats and Mint Juleps to nacho bars and some of the best margaritas in Milwaukee, May 5 is […]

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Small Business Spotlight: Nimble Coffee Bar

It’s a moment we all know very well. At least those of us who love coffee. Warm or cold, the moment that beverage works its way through our tired selves is magic. We are restored. Lisa Vaccarello has seen many of those moments in her life, and has made it her life’s mission to make […]

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Your Milwaukee: Happy 414 Day from River House

The crowd that filled the lounge spaces throughout River House on Milwaukee Day was fairly opinionated about what makes Milwaukee great. “Beer and cheese!” they shouted, as they noshed away on classic breakfast dishes and sipped Bloody Marys in celebration of 414 Day.  River House celebrated everything Milwaukee on April 14 (4.14), a day that […]

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Small Business Spotlight: Invivo Wellness

Wellness is about more than eating right and working out. It’s a state of mind. It’s a way of life. That’s the perspective of the staff at Invivo Wellness, a beautiful urban wellness center that overlooks the Milwaukee River. Located at 2060 N. Humboldt Ave., Invivo was founded on the principle that fitness and wellness […]

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Neighborhood Spotlight: Spring 2018 Update on The Milwaukee Streetcar Project

It was a big week for the Milwaukee Streetcar Project, as the first new 67-foot-long streetcar arrived from Pennsylvania on March 26. Local news media reported Mayor Tom Barrett’s enthusiasm as he called the car’s arrival “a significant step forward.” It was the first of five streetcars scheduled to arrive this year, and passengers should […]

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Four Things that Take Tailgating at Miller Park in Milwaukee to a Whole Other Level

It doesn’t matter if there are record highs and sunny skies or it’s freezing cold and snowing in early April. Spring in Wisconsin means something pretty special to thousands of baseball fans: Opening Day at Miller Park. While it’s a bummer that the season opener isn’t always a home game, that never stops the loyal […]

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Feeling Lucky: A Guide to Irish Pubs in Downtown Milwaukee

The luck of the Irish will be found all over southeastern Wisconsin this weekend. From corned beef and cabbage to Irish coffee and the best Irish whiskey drinks in town, downtown Milwaukee is the place to be on St. Patrick’s Day. Options abound, including many that are walkable from apartment communities like River House, where […]

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