Photo Gallery: African Cultural Festival Spans Widely
Photo Gallery

African Cultural Festival Spans Widely

"Africa is so big... each region is different, the weather, the food, the clothes, the culture."

Data Wonk: High CEO Pay Due to Stock Buybacks?
Data Wonk

High CEO Pay Due to Stock Buybacks?

It’s definitely one cause. It may also make the American economy less productive.

City Hall: Five Takeaways from Yesterday’s Election
City Hall

Five Takeaways from Yesterday’s Election

The race for Terry Witkowski's seat had surprises -- and key lessons.

State to Face Dangerous Heat Levels?

State to Face Dangerous Heat Levels?

More than 50 days per year with 100-degree heat index by end of century, study predicts.

Back in the News: Trump Picks Walker for Smithsonian
Back in the News

Trump Picks Walker for Smithsonian

Ex-governor and college dropout will join board of International Center for Scholars.

Op Ed: Obama-Trump Voters Key To Election
Op Ed

Obama-Trump Voters Key To Election

Signs of some deserting Trump, including state’s dairy farmers.

Gerrymandering Foes Push Reform

Gerrymandering Foes Push Reform

Fair Maps groups embrace nonpartisan redistricting in Assembly, Senate bills.

Classical: Quartet Performs New Work by Mozart
Classical

Quartet Performs New Work by Mozart

A work for two pianos newly transcribed for a chamber group. Plus other unusual works.

Minimum Wage Workers Can’t Afford Housing

Minimum Wage Workers Can’t Afford Housing

Even “affordable” apartments unaffordable for low-wage workers in Milwaukee, experts say.

Theater: Skylight Hires New Artistic Director
Theater

Skylight Hires New Artistic Director

New York-based director Michael Unger hired. Ponasik will continue as artistic advisor.

Eyes on Milwaukee: South Wing of Humboldt Gardens Razed
Eyes on Milwaukee

South Wing of Humboldt Gardens Razed

City destroys wing of old Riverwest tavern on Humboldt where redevelopment planned.

Transportation

Streetcar Records Best Ridership Day

Bastille Days and Summerfest boost ridership to new high.

State Republicans Quiet on Trump Tweets

State Republicans Quiet on Trump Tweets

Only Rep. Gallagher offers criticism, only Rep. Duffy offers agreement.

MKE Listing: Beautiful Brewers Hill Condo
MKE Listing

Beautiful Brewers Hill Condo

Features open-concept living, an eat-in kitchen and a serene common green space.

Photo Gallery: Asia Fest Is a Cultural Showcase
Photo Gallery

Asia Fest Is a Cultural Showcase

And lots of fun, as our photos show.

Free Tickets to Party Like It’s 1500

Free Tickets to Party Like It’s 1500

Become a UM member and get free tickets worth $52 to Bristol Renaissance Faire.

Urban Ideas: Should Bus Riders Skip Airport Security Line?
Urban Ideas

Should Bus Riders Skip Airport Security Line?

They do at Boston's airport. Why not at Milwaukee's?

Photo Gallery: Vive la Bastille Days
Photo Gallery

Vive la Bastille Days

The showcase for French culture celebrated its 38th year. Our photos celebrate a little, too.

The Contrarian: Does Only Segregation Cause Murders?
The Contrarian

Does Only Segregation Cause Murders?

JS story suggests blacks in segregated neighborhoods have no way to stop violence.

Hot Steamy Weather Here To Stay

Hot Steamy Weather Here To Stay

Temperatures will hit the 90s all week. Risk of heat-related illnesses.

Murphy’s Law: A New State “Progressive” Publication
Murphy’s Law

A New State “Progressive” Publication

Wisconsin Examiner adds to Capitol press corps, with a "people's" perspective on policies.

WE Energies Won’t Demand Solar Surcharge

WE Energies Won’t Demand Solar Surcharge

Company backs off after announcing its settlement with RENEW Wisconsin.

Vote Tuesday: 13th District Common Council Race
Vote Tuesday

13th District Common Council Race

Seven candidates vying for seat long held by recently retired Terry Witkowski.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Commission Approves Komatsu Design
Eyes on Milwaukee

Commission Approves Komatsu Design

60-acre, $285 million campus gets approved after City Plan commissioners push for better pedestrian design.

Art Scene: Young Art Entrepreneur Thinks Big
Art Scene

Young Art Entrepreneur Thinks Big

Josh Hintz takes business approach to two galleries for emerging artists he runs.