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.

Back in the News: Walker’s New Job Will Pay Plenty
Back in the News

Walker’s New Job Will Pay Plenty

National group he will run has lots of money. But Walker won’t be able to run for office.

State Tied for Lowest E-Cigarette Tax

State Tied for Lowest E-Cigarette Tax

Among 20 states that now tax it, Wisconsin tied with three states for lowest rate.

The State of Politics: State Program Looks to Hire Veterans
The State of Politics

State Program Looks to Hire Veterans

“Hiring Our Heroes” fights state’s worker shortage by recruiting ex-military staff.

Camp Reunites Jailed Mothers With Kids

Camp Reunites Jailed Mothers With Kids

Camp Reunite brings children to visit their imprisoned mothers in friendly setting at Taycheedah prison.

New DNR Staff Will Probe Pollution

New DNR Staff Will Probe Pollution

Added scientists will look at impact of “forever chemicals” contamination by Tyco company.

Plats and Parcels: A Grand Update on The Avenue
Plats and Parcels

A Grand Update on The Avenue

Plus: downtown streetscaping improvements and lots of historic preservation news.

Op Ed: State Needs Equal Pay Law for Women
Op Ed

State Needs Equal Pay Law for Women

Wisconsin Republicans repealed Equal Pay Enforcement Act in 2012.

Urban Reads: How Highways Ruined Cities
Urban Reads

How Highways Ruined Cities

All the city news you can use.

The Week’s Greatest Hits

The Week’s Greatest Hits

Most popular articles and press releases in the past week

Op Ed: Divided Government Created Good Budget
Op Ed

Divided Government Created Good Budget

Final state budget not perfect, but exemplified concept of checks and balances.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Kinn Hotel Proposal Downsized Again
Eyes on Milwaukee

Kinn Hotel Proposal Downsized Again

Addition now isn't visible from the street, addressing key concern of Historic Preservation Commission.

Eyes on Milwaukee: A $1 Million Fund To Support Northwest Side Startups
Eyes on Milwaukee

A $1 Million Fund To Support Northwest Side Startups

State contributes $500,000 match to Northwest Side CDC loan fund targeted at early stage companies.

Friday Photos: Zocalo Food Park Opens Saturday
Friday Photos

Zocalo Food Park Opens Saturday

New food truck park will bring six vendors to Walker's Point.

Sieger on Songs: The Quiet Seduction of Joao Gilberto
Sieger on Songs

The Quiet Seduction of Joao Gilberto

Remembering the sweet Bossa Nova of Gilberto, who didn’t need to play loud.

Classical: Fine Arts Quartet Opens New Season
Classical

Fine Arts Quartet Opens New Season

World-class quartet returns to its home base to perform Dvořák, Haydn and Shostakovich.

Church Defends Banner of Accused Child Rapist

Church Defends Banner of Accused Child Rapist

Residents upset south-side church promoting religious leader accused of dozens of crimes.

Bill Addresses “Staggering” Cost of Diabetes

Bill Addresses “Staggering” Cost of Diabetes

Estimated $5.5 billion annual cost for state, 40% of residents projected to get disease.

Photo Gallery: Night Market Takes Over Downtown
Photo Gallery

Night Market Takes Over Downtown

Thousands enjoyed the first Night Market of the summer. Our photos capture the fun.

Get Discounted Tickets to ‘Pavarotti’ Film

Get Discounted Tickets to ‘Pavarotti’ Film

Urban Milwaukee members can get discounted tickets to special documentary screening.

Transportation: Bus Rapid Transit Expected by 2021
Transportation

Bus Rapid Transit Expected by 2021

9-mile line, $54 million project by Milwaukee County mostly funded by federal grant.

Democrats Speak at Latino Convention

Democrats Speak at Latino Convention

Sanders, Warren, O’Rourke and Castro offer tough words to attendees at packed Wisconsin Center.

Gerrymandering Bill is Bipartisan

Gerrymandering Bill is Bipartisan

Three Republican legislators are co-sponsers of bill calling for nonpartisan redistricting.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Genke Plans Another Bay View Project
Eyes on Milwaukee

Genke Plans Another Bay View Project

Developer plans to modernize building with former video store on sleepy stretch of KK.

Visual Art: The Circus Is In Town
Visual Art

The Circus Is In Town

Jewish Museum presents the often surreal images of the circus by beloved artist Marc Chagall.