Sieger on Songs: The Sad Happiness Of John Lennon
Sieger on Songs

The Sad Happiness Of John Lennon

“It’s Only Love” works on every level. But Lennon didn’t like it.

NEWaukeean of the Week: Katie Kassel
NEWaukeean of the Week

Katie Kassel

"I see Milwaukee really booming in the next five years."

Op Ed: Can Democrats Win State’s Swing Voters?
Op Ed

Can Democrats Win State’s Swing Voters?

They voted for Obama and then Trump. Will they swing to Democrats in November?

The State of Politics: State Democrats Split on Abolishing ICE
The State of Politics

State Democrats Split on Abolishing ICE

Pocan’s proposal not backed by Baldwin, most Democratic candidates for Congress

Canada’s Tariffs Target Wisconsin

Canada’s Tariffs Target Wisconsin

Trump trade war pushes Canada to slap tariffs on 163 products made in state.

Plenty of Horne: Church House to be Razed
Plenty of Horne

Church House to be Razed

1927 Italian church converted to a home will be replaced by duplex on Lower East Side.

Plats and Parcels: More Good News for Downtown
Plats and Parcels

More Good News for Downtown

New hotel, new office tenants and possibly a new office building.

Raising Chickens In Your Backyard

Raising Chickens In Your Backyard

With the right breed, one chicken can produce up to 300 eggs per year.

Urban Reads: How to Regulate Dockless Bike-Share?
Urban Reads

How to Regulate Dockless Bike-Share?

All the city news you can use.

Trending: The Week’s Hot Topics
Trending

The Week’s Hot Topics

Most popular articles and press releases in the past week

Old Library To Become Retail Market

Old Library To Become Retail Market

Building on 42nd and North, vacant since 2003, would feature various retail vendors.

Eyes on Milwaukee: City’s First Mass Timber Building Planned
Eyes on Milwaukee

City’s First Mass Timber Building Planned

New Land 's environmentally-friendly office building planned for Downtown.

Friday Photos: Vantage on the Park
Friday Photos

Vantage on the Park

Hotel-to-apartments conversion moving right along.

Photo Gallery: The Return of Bastille Days
Photo Gallery

The Return of Bastille Days

Four-day French festival opened last night, with a new layout and familiar attractions.

Get Free German Fest Tickets

Get Free German Fest Tickets

Become an Urban Milwaukee member and get two tickets worth $24.

Books: Remembering Milwaukee’s Socialist Days
Books

Remembering Milwaukee’s Socialist Days

New book The Fall of Wisconsin, contrasts state’s progressives with Scott Walker era.

Op Ed: Give State Treasurer Real Power
Op Ed

Give State Treasurer Real Power

Voters favored keeping position, so why not empower state treasurer as a fiscal cop?

Taverns: Say Goodbye to Rosie’s on Water
Taverns

Say Goodbye to Rosie’s on Water

After 19 years with same owner, downtown bar to be sold, pending city approval.

Race for Governor: Democratic Candidates Duke it Out
Race for Governor

Democratic Candidates Duke it Out

In debate all eight Democrats running for governor blast the Foxconn deal.

Group Wants Independent North Division

Group Wants Independent North Division

Community group calls for MPS school to be run by independent, African American board.

Rock: Why Chrissie Hynde Endures
Rock

Why Chrissie Hynde Endures

Hynde and The Pretenders tore up the Riverside in a memorable show.

Court Watch: The Plague of Bail Jumping Charges
Court Watch

The Plague of Bail Jumping Charges

134% increase in such charges in state since 2000 may force innocent people to plead guilty.

Wisconsin Budget: Online Sales Tax Will Benefit Wealthy
Wisconsin Budget

Online Sales Tax Will Benefit Wealthy

Walker will use money for income tax cut, delivering much of benefit to wealthiest.

Walker Doubts Roe v. Wade at Risk

Walker Doubts Roe v. Wade at Risk

Governor says new Supreme Court justice unlikely to overturn Roe, make abortion illegal in state.

Campaign Cash: State Writes Off Shady $1.1 Million Loan
Campaign Cash

State Writes Off Shady $1.1 Million Loan

Convicted fraudster Ron Van Den Heuvel, a generous GOP donor, defrauded state agency.