Thu Aug 28, 2014
Hats off to the new Hen House
John and Kate McLaughlin, owners of The Brass Rooster - a men's hat shop in Bay View - will move to a larger location and open a women's hat shop called The Hen House next door.
Audition notices for area productions
BEL CANTO BOY CHOIR. Boys entering the third through 12th grades, with unchanged or changed voices, are needed for the 2014-'15 season.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Greatest Alpine Valley shows of all time
Earlier this week, it was announced that Alpine Valley Music Theatre, a large outdoor concert venue in East Troy, is for sale.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
30 minutes that shook Milwaukee
As the 50th anniversary of the Fab Four's only Milwaukee appearance nears, Milwaukee Public Television launches a 30-minute documentary about the Beatles' half-hour performance at the Milwaukee Arena, Sept.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Find your thread in the tapestry of Milwaukee history
When I bought my first house more than a decade ago in Milwaukee, one of the most surprisingly exciting things that came along with the deal was a small scroll.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Understanding Wisconsin's School Funding Problem
South Milwaukee and all of Wisconsin's schools are crumbling from over a decade of inequitable and inadequate state funding.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Restore The Lagoon Festival
In a continuing effort to remove the sediment from the Lagoon in the Oak Creek above the dam, Restore the Lagoon members will be holding a fund-raising festival.
Friday on Lake Effect: Milwaukeeans Discuss Lessons Learned from Ferguson, Kandinsky
Two weeks after the shooting of an unarmed African-American teenager by a white Missouri police officer, the repercussions are still being felt as far away as Milwaukee.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Dinner honors center's 50 years
When Elm Grove resident Pat Parks was a young mother with seven children she would often get letters from her sibling, Sister Miguel Conway, who was a Catholic missionary at the Working Boys' Center in Quito, Ecuador.
Audition notices for area productions
CANTARE CHORALE. Community choir seeks adult singers for Dec. 6 concert at the South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
School District of South Milwaukee 1st in Southeastern Wisconsin to...
Superintendent Dr. Rita Olson recently announced that the School District of South Milwaukee has earned recognition as the first school district in southeastern Wisconsin to be awarded School System Accreditation from the AdvancED Accreditation Commission.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Church Celebrates 100 years
A century ago Sts.Peter and Paul National Polish Catholic Church was founded. Built at 1308 15th Avenue,South Milwaukee,they will celebrate its 100 year presence by hosting an open house September 7,from 12-3 p.m..
The Kohl's Cares Grow Safe & Healthy Mobile Unit brings safety...
The Kohl's Cares Grow Safe & Healthy Mobile Unit brings safety education to South Milwaukee Community Night Out, 2424 15th Avenue, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, August 20. Play the "Keep Spriggy Safe" game at the interactive digital mobile kiosk and pick up free injury prevention information from the street team.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Free Outdoor Band Concert Tuesday
Don't forget the Cudahy Historical Society's Outdoor Band Concert featuring the South Milwaukee Municipal Band is coming up this Tuesday, August 19! The concert is free and everyone is invited.
Social Circle: What was on your notebooks, folders and Trapper Keepers?
The "Social Circle" is a group effort between readers, social networkers and the OnMilwaukee.com editors.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Did Franklin run up the score against South Milwaukee?
Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others.
Life expectancy gap: Again, Wisconsin blacks are near the bottom
Wisconsin is the only state in the nation that failed to narrow the life expectancy gap between blacks and whites.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Health Fair Returns to South Milw Downtown Market - Sept 4th
Health Fair Returns to South Milwaukee Market on Thursday, September 4 South Shore Family Chiropractic Sponsors Event for Fourth Year SOUTH MILWAUKEE The Health Fair is returning to the South Milwaukee Downtown Market.