Community Spotlight: Meet Your Community Team at River House Milwaukee

“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.” These thoughtful words once spoken by entrepreneur and motivational speaker Jim Rohn mean something to us at River House. We embrace the thought that you should live without compromise in all you do and firmly believe you owe […]

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Neighborhood Spotlight: West Elm in Milwaukee

With a tagline like “make it new, make it you,” it is really no surprise that the employees at the Milwaukee West Elm store love what they do. Just ask Nicole McCoy, a designer for the local West Elm location at 342 N. Water Street. She said the shop offers unmatched attention to detail and […]

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Milwaukee’s Best: Summer Date Ideas in Downtown Milwaukee

Quite honestly, it all sounds absolutely perfect. The sky is the most vivid shade of blue, with not a cloud to be seen. The lake breeze off Lake Michigan keeps things at the ideal temperature while also offering sensory samplings of what’s on the menu at the local restaurants. Best of all, it’s date night […]

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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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