Visual Art: Enthralled by Arthur Thrall
Visual Art

Enthralled by Arthur Thrall

The late Milwaukee artist was displayed internationally. His work is now at Grove Gallery.

Are Journalists Your Enemy?

Are Journalists Your Enemy?

29% of Americans say yes, many support shutting down free press. Disagree? You can help.

Op Ed: Why Dane County Beat Us In Property Value
Op Ed

Why Dane County Beat Us In Property Value

State policies going back many years have hurt Milwaukee County.

Member Event: Beer Bash at Broken Bat Brewing Co.
Member Event

Beer Bash at Broken Bat Brewing Co.

Join the Urban Milwaukee staff for Broken Bat's reopening, and great beer and gab.

Campaign Cash: Six Wealthy Donors Give GOP $255,000
Campaign Cash

Six Wealthy Donors Give GOP $255,000

In just two weeks, given to state Republican Party, all but one donor from outside state.

Skilled Trade Program Targets City Residents

Skilled Trade Program Targets City Residents

One Hope Made Strong, founded in 2013, offers free construction trades training for central city residents.

Dane County Property Value Tops Milwaukee

Dane County Property Value Tops Milwaukee

For first time Dane bests Milwaukee in total county property value, study shows

Op Ed: Evers Could Benefit From Walker Fatigue
Op Ed

Evers Could Benefit From Walker Fatigue

There is exhaustion with Walker’s ambition and relentless negative campaigns.

Data Wonk: Why Republicans Lack Health Coverage
Data Wonk

Why Republicans Lack Health Coverage

Trump’s attack on Affordable Care Act mostly hurts Republicans, the data shows.

City Streets: Silver Spring Has Wild History
City Streets

Silver Spring Has Wild History

Ethnic fights, ice harvesting, tub races, pigeon shooting and more.

All the Election Data You Want

All the Election Data You Want

It was one for the history books, with many surprising results and newcomers.

Sieger on Songs: “Send In The Clowns”
Sieger on Songs

“Send In The Clowns”

Suddenly a topical song for our political era, and never better sung than by Judy Collins.

Murphy’s Law: 23 Election Winners and Losers
Murphy’s Law

23 Election Winners and Losers

Beyond the vote totals, who were the other winners and losers in yesterday’s election?

Tony Evers Wins Over Crowded Field

Tony Evers Wins Over Crowded Field

State Superintendent wins easily, Mitchell takes second.

State Shifts Cost For New Bridges

State Shifts Cost For New Bridges

Walker administration policy means counties pay entire bill if bridge built to accommodate traffic growth.

Music: A Life Playing the Blues
Music

A Life Playing the Blues

Elvin Bishop, guest artist at Wilson Center Guitar Festival, has been a big name in music for half a century.

Now Serving: New Vegan Bakery For Bay View
Now Serving

New Vegan Bakery For Bay View

Plus: new health food restaurant for Downtown, new diner in Walker's Point.

Op Ed: Study Shows Benefits of Medicaid Expansion
Op Ed

Study Shows Benefits of Medicaid Expansion

States that accepted money have more coverage and cheaper preventive care.

Early Turnout High for Election

Early Turnout High for Election

Absentee voting far higher than in 2014, nearly equals presidential year of 2016.

Court Watch: 16 Court Reforms of Police Department
Court Watch

16 Court Reforms of Police Department

ACLU stop-and-frisk settlement requires many changes by Milwaukee Police Department.

Peruvian Food Truck A Small Business Finalist

Peruvian Food Truck A Small Business Finalist

Seven finalists for annual Near West Side competition previously won by Pete’s Pops.

Vote Tuesday: Guide to Republican Candidates
Vote Tuesday

Guide to Republican Candidates

Republican U.S. Senate duel leads the way on Tuesday's ballot.

Vote Tuesday: Candidates for Common Council
Vote Tuesday

Candidates for Common Council

Six candidates for 5th District in only primary contest.

Vote Tuesday: Democratic Candidate Guide
Vote Tuesday

Democratic Candidate Guide

Packed Democratic gubernatorial race and county sheriff contest are top items on Tuesday's ballot.

Photo Gallery: The Dragon Boat Festival Returns
Photo Gallery

The Dragon Boat Festival Returns

Sixth annual celebratory race included a team of women survivors of breast cancer.