On Stage: 5 Great Concerts to See This Week
On Stage

5 Great Concerts to See This Week

From The Waco Brothers playing at Anodyne to Hillbilly Casino playing at, you guessed it, the casino.

Second Walker Official Opposes Him

Second Walker Official Opposes Him

Ex-Director of Financial Institutions say he was pushed to meet with lobbyists, avoid public records.

Op Ed: New Vision For a Greater Downtown
Op Ed

New Vision For a Greater Downtown

MKE United Greater Downtown Action Agenda is soliciting input, creating a plan.

Murphy’s Law: Did Abele, Newspaper Cover Up Schmidt Pension?
Murphy’s Law

Did Abele, Newspaper Cover Up Schmidt Pension?

Decisions by county exec, Journal Sentinel, suppressed news of his lucrative pension.

Sponsored: Stage Set for DanceMKE Finale
Sponsored

Stage Set for DanceMKE Finale

Last three groups punch their tickets to the finals. See the finals tonight!

Chief Morales Addresses Spike In Crime

Chief Morales Addresses Spike In Crime

16 fatal shootings in last month; department launches violent crime initiative.

Plenty of Horne: This is It! Bar Will Expand
Plenty of Horne

This is It! Bar Will Expand

City's oldest gay bar will take over some of space for Louise's restaurant, now closing.

Photo Gallery: Irish Fest Rocks Out
Photo Gallery

Irish Fest Rocks Out

Irish dance, yes, but Gaelic Storm and Red Hot Chilli Pipers, too.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Inside Marquette’s New Residence Hall
Eyes on Milwaukee

Inside Marquette’s New Residence Hall

New $108-million, 865-bed residence hall, Wild Commons, opens to students this week.

Op Ed: In Defense of Journalists
Op Ed

In Defense of Journalists

Trump is the enemy of truth. Journalists are still the best protection of a democratic nation.

Sponsored: 6 Ways to Overcome Fear of Driving
Sponsored

6 Ways to Overcome Fear of Driving

Easy ways for even the most scared drivers to become more confident behind the wheel.

Taverns: The Brown Bottle Turns 80
Taverns

The Brown Bottle Turns 80

Tavern and dining hall celebrates 80th birthday with freebies through Friday.

The State of Politics: Counties Struggle With Opioid Costs
The State of Politics

Counties Struggle With Opioid Costs

Ashland County asks voters for property tax hike to handle costs; referendum defeated.

NEWaukeean of the Week: Leslie Peckham
NEWaukeean of the Week

Leslie Peckham

"I love summer in this city."

Plats and Parcels: Another Suburban Business Comes to City
Plats and Parcels

Another Suburban Business Comes to City

FIS leasing building on northwest side. Plus: A streetcar backup plan if Couture delayed.

Trending: The Week’s Hot Topics
Trending

The Week’s Hot Topics

Most popular articles and press releases in the past week

Poll Has Evers 5 Points Up On Walker

Poll Has Evers 5 Points Up On Walker

Poll taken two days after election. Walker spokesman says they expect “tough canpaign.”

Dining: East Town Restaurant Louise’s Closing
Dining

East Town Restaurant Louise’s Closing

Italian restaurant located on Jefferson St. for 28 years will close next week.

MPS Makes Changes at Keefe, Douglas Schools

MPS Makes Changes at Keefe, Douglas Schools

But MPS only now informing parents schools will co-locate at Keefe School, 1618 W. Keefe Ave.

Friday Photos: SEVEN04 Place Takes Shape
Friday Photos

SEVEN04 Place Takes Shape

Young developer Brandon Rule's first project rising at 7th and National.

Plenty of Horne: Nicolet High School Tunnel Will Close
Plenty of Horne

Nicolet High School Tunnel Will Close

Only tunnel under I-43 to be shut down permanently. School, state officials won't say why.

Sieger on Songs: The Legacy of Aretha Franklin
Sieger on Songs

The Legacy of Aretha Franklin

She’s gone, but her incredible musical and political impact lives on.

The Contrarian: Dallet’s Curious Attack on Justice System
The Contrarian

Dallet’s Curious Attack on Justice System

Her call to re-examine black incarceration rate raises question of her role in that system.

State Has 75,000 Clean Energy Jobs

State Has 75,000 Clean Energy Jobs

All 72 counties have clean energy jobs, report shows.

Building Bridges Art Project Unveiled

Building Bridges Art Project Unveiled

Boys and Girls Clubs' youth create mural honoring civil rights pioneer Ruby Bridges.