Classical: Present Music’s Wildest Concert Ever
Classical

Present Music’s Wildest Concert Ever

Whales, dinosaurs and music, performed at Milwaukee Public Museum.

Workers Urged to Use JobLines Buses

Workers Urged to Use JobLines Buses

Freeway lawsuit got $13.5 million settlement; two bus lines to suburban jobs created.

Murphy’s Law: The Greed of American Family
Murphy’s Law

The Greed of American Family

Jury finds insurance company underpays agents, as executives get rich.

Abele Blasts State on Juvenile Prisons

Abele Blasts State on Juvenile Prisons

State wants 21% hike in fees and more inmates at failing prisons.

4,000 Volunteers Clean Up River

4,000 Volunteers Clean Up River

MKE Riverkeeper’s annual cleanup removes 70,000 pounds of trash.

Now Serving: Award Winning Brewer Comes to Town
Now Serving

Award Winning Brewer Comes to Town

Corey Blodgett joins Gathering Place Brewing Co.

Can City Mend Highway 175?

Can City Mend Highway 175?

Four plans to fix terminus at 46th and Lisbon presented.

Classical: Cheers for Piano’s Rising Stars
Classical

Cheers for Piano’s Rising Stars

PianoArts Gala and fundraiser this Friday features virtuoso players.

Data Wonk: ALEC and Wisconsin’s Economy
Data Wonk

ALEC and Wisconsin’s Economy

ALEC ranks state high for its policies, but they haven’t improved economy.

Wisconsin Budget: More Public School Funds for Vouchers
Wisconsin Budget

More Public School Funds for Vouchers

Walker gives voucher schools $283 million more, takes $93 million from public schools.

Op Ed: Student Debt Hits $1.4 Trillion
Op Ed

Student Debt Hits $1.4 Trillion

Solutions needed. Trump, Walker policies will drive debt level higher.

Plenty of Horne: Menomonee Valley Lacks Transit
Plenty of Horne

Menomonee Valley Lacks Transit

Valley's employers have transit needs similar to suburbs, study says.

Eyes on Milwaukee

Goodbye to MCTS Free Ride

County begins charging for controversial GO Pass program in June.

Dining: Bumstead Has Big Sandwiches
Dining

Bumstead Has Big Sandwiches

Bumstead Provisions in Bay View offers Dagwood-style dining.

Op Ed: Clarke At Fault On County Jail
Op Ed

Clarke At Fault On County Jail

Inmate denied water for seven days? Walker should replace the sheriff.

Murphy’s Law: The Lobbyist Governors Loved
Murphy’s Law

The Lobbyist Governors Loved

The late Bill Gerrard was part of “permanent government” voters decry.

NEWaukeean of the Week: Nick Carreiro
NEWaukeean of the Week

Nick Carreiro

"I was able to attend 10 days of Summerfest and catch 30 bands."

Wisconsin Budget: Federal Medicaid Critical to Schools
Wisconsin Budget

Federal Medicaid Critical to Schools

State schools got $107 million in 2015, helped pay for school nurses.

Campaign Cash: GOP Bill Repeals Minimum Markup
Campaign Cash

GOP Bill Repeals Minimum Markup

But business, tourism interests back current law on "unfair sales."

Eyes on Milwaukee: Gettelman Brewery Buildings Saved
Eyes on Milwaukee

Gettelman Brewery Buildings Saved

At least for now. City HPC grants temporary historic designation.

St. Rita Church to be Razed, Replaced

St. Rita Church to be Razed, Replaced

Plan includes $20 million senior living complex on Lower East Side.

The Crazy Growth of Good City Brewing

The Crazy Growth of Good City Brewing

Still new business already expanding operations and production.

Theater: Why Jane Eyre Still Matters
Theater

Why Jane Eyre Still Matters

Rep stages the famous novel with black actress, veteran director.

Op Ed: Don’t Cut State Dementia Care
Op Ed

Don’t Cut State Dementia Care

County execs say growing problem needs continued state funding.

Plenty of Horne: New Public Museum Cost Is $150 Million
Plenty of Horne

New Public Museum Cost Is $150 Million

Seeks $50 million each from county, state and private donors.