House Confidential: Famed Arts Teacher Elsa Ulbricht’s Home
House Confidential

Famed Arts Teacher Elsa Ulbricht’s Home

She lived in Ferry & Clas home for 86 years, created nationally known New Deal art project.

Dining: Cocina 1022 Offers Huge Mexican Menu
Dining

Cocina 1022 Offers Huge Mexican Menu

New place in old Jacques’ space is promising, worth a try.

Court Watch: Judge Overrules Traffic Stop Arrest
Court Watch

Judge Overrules Traffic Stop Arrest

Milwaukee police officers had no grounds for interrogating driver, federal judge rules.

Race for Governor: Vinehout Is Different Kind of Democrat
Race for Governor

Vinehout Is Different Kind of Democrat

A policy wonk, populist and hunter, whose stance on guns annoys some party members.

The State of Politics: Fall Election Could Be Fascinating
The State of Politics

Fall Election Could Be Fascinating

More contested seats, tough campaign tactics could make for tighter, intense races.

NEWaukeean of the Week: Brittany Korth
NEWaukeean of the Week

Brittany Korth

"The culture and excitement of Milwaukee, along with the friendliness of Milwaukeeans, are second to none."

Plats and Parcels: About That New Convention Center Plan
Plats and Parcels

About That New Convention Center Plan

Renderings for expansion look beautiful, but where’s the money?

Urban Reads: L.A. a Leader in Water Management?
Urban Reads

L.A. a Leader in Water Management?

All the city news you can use.

Op Ed: Why I Won’t Accept Big Donations
Op Ed

Why I Won’t Accept Big Donations

My campaign for governor is about serving the state’s middle class, not the fat cats.

Dining: Taco Bar Coming to Cathedral Square
Dining

Taco Bar Coming to Cathedral Square

Taco Bar MKE, with indoor and outdoor seating, mixing authentic Mexican with some "crazy twists."

Trending: The Week’s Hot Topics
Trending

The Week’s Hot Topics

Most popular articles and press releases in the past week

Op Ed: UWM Is Suffering a Brain Drain
Op Ed

UWM Is Suffering a Brain Drain

Talented faculty leaving. Business leaders and others should push for greater funding.

Race for Governor: The Many Campaigns of Paul Soglin
Race for Governor

The Many Campaigns of Paul Soglin

First elected to Madison Common Council in 1967, now running for governor in Democratic primary.

Friday Photos: Coakley’s $6 Million Makeover
Friday Photos

Coakley’s $6 Million Makeover

The new water tower is just the cherry on top.

Sieger on Songs: Remembering “Abraham, Martin and John”
Sieger on Songs

Remembering “Abraham, Martin and John”

50 years after the assassination of MLK and RFK, the song still resonates.

Foxconn’s North American Headquarters Opening Downtown

Foxconn’s North American Headquarters Opening Downtown

Local officials celebrate at press conference, but will unemployed residents win jobs?

The Contrarian: Highways Issue Will Hurt Republicans
The Contrarian

Highways Issue Will Hurt Republicans

Democrats used LFB report to eviscerate GOP record at legislative hearing.

Op Ed: The Troubling Record of Brad Schimel
Op Ed

The Troubling Record of Brad Schimel

How has state Attorney General failed? Let us count the ways.

Legislative Committee Approves Highway Funding

Legislative Committee Approves Highway Funding

“The roads in Illinois are much better,” Republican Sen Alberta Darling charges.

Smart Politics: History Favors Walker’s Reelection
Smart Politics

History Favors Walker’s Reelection

Two-thirds of 20th century U.S. candidates attempting a fourth consecutive gubernatorial win succeeded.

A Call for Police Reforms

A Call for Police Reforms

Community members cite Sterling Brown incident, demanding MPD reforms.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Bucks Unveil Monumental Sign
Eyes on Milwaukee

Bucks Unveil Monumental Sign

12-feet high, 33-feet wide, 10-ton sign will become selfie central outside arena.

Photo Gallery: Fun, Fun, Fun at the Night Market
Photo Gallery

Fun, Fun, Fun at the Night Market

Food, art, drinks, games, dancing, tours and more. The crowd ate it up.

Now Serving: More Sweets for Bay View, Walker’s Point
Now Serving

More Sweets for Bay View, Walker’s Point

Small Pie and Greige Patisserie coming. Plus: Kegel's Octoberfest.

Eyes on Milwaukee: MCTS Adding Art to Bus Shelters
Eyes on Milwaukee

MCTS Adding Art to Bus Shelters

County transit system's glass shelters receiving graphic art installations.