Milwaukee, WIWISN

Jewelry stores pays out refunds after Bucks win championship

GREENFIELD, Wis. — Now that the Bucks are getting their championship rings some people in the Milwaukee area are getting refunds on their own jewelry. Robert Haack Diamonds has had a long-running contest that if any Milwaukee sports team wins a championship, customers get free jewelry, and this week, for the first time, they have to pay up.
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West Bend,

Kwik Trip No. 3 opens in West Bend, WI

July 23, 2021 – West Bend, WI – Three open and two more to go … as Kwik Trips spread like baby rabbits across West Bend, WI. On Thursday, July 22, 2021 the Kwik Trip at 1610 E. Washington Street opened. “I’m tired and sore,” said the clerk at checkout...
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12 Things to Do in Milwaukee This Weekend: July 23-24

FRIDAY FROM 11:30 A.M.-8 P.M. | 3145 S. HOWELL AVE. Join Supermoon Beer Company in the excitement as it releases a pair of beers this weekend. Dens Farmhouse IPA, a collaboration with Penrose Brewing Co., is fermented with Brett and dry hopped with Lotus hops while There Is a Plot is a gin-barrel blended saison which is dry hopped with Idaho 7 hops. Beer can be preordered online now through Supermoon’s website, and pickup and patio hours are from 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
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Milwaukee, WIOn Milwaukee

Let's Brunch: From breakfast poutine to artful French toast at Goodkind

Brunch has become a ubiquitous part of weekend life in Milwaukee and it seems everyone has a favorite spot to indulge. But if you’re looking to try something new, this series is for you. We’ll be highlighting a new brunch spot every week and bringing you all the tasty details. Click here to check out all the spots we've tried!

Grafton farmers market makes 2021 debut

A bounty of fresh produce, homemade goods and other products greeted visitors to the first Grafton farmers market of the year Thursday, July 15, at Veterans Memorial Park on 13th Avenue. Among the merchants offering garden favorites were Jodi Schmeling (left photo) and Kay and Kevin Yang (right photo). The market will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays through September. Photos by Sam Arendt.
Milwaukee, WIGreater Milwaukee Today

Love at First Sight

After a long period of unsuccessful house hunting, Linda and Dave took a drive through Elm Grove and immediately fell in love with a 1930s Tudor. As it turns out, the home was built by Milwaukee furrier Al Morawetz, affectionately nicknamed “The Raccoon King.”. Though the house was put on...

Nice prize for a proud angler

Kevin Hang was happy to display the payoff for his fishing venture in Grafton’s Lime Kiln Park on Sunday, July 18. He pulled a four-pound smallmouth bass from the Milwaukee River. Photo by Sam Arendt. You have reached your maximum of three complimentary articles this month. Subscribe to keep reading....
Lebanon, WIWatertown Daily Times

Shuttle bus offers rides to Lebanon Firemen's Picnic

LEBANON — The Lebanon Fire Department will offer free round trip shuttle bus service from Watertown to the 89th annual Lebanon Firemen’s Picnic on Friday and Saturday from 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. The park is located on Hwy R in Lebanon. Stops for the bus will be the First...
Menomonee Falls,

Old Falls Village Depot Beer Garden

Join us at the new Depot Beer Garden for its fourth year at Old Falls Village Historical Park on the corner of County Line Rd and Pilgrim Rd every Saturday from May 22 - October 2, 2021. Enjoy a cold beer in the beautiful historical park. Enjoy Entertainment, food and a historical park setting throughout the summer every Saturday from 3 to 9 PM, 3 to 7 PM in September and October (starting at Noon June 19th & 20th, July 17 & 18th, August 14, August 21, Sept 11, and Sept 18). Join us for a variety of Craft Beers on select nights through the season. Variety of Entertainment each Saturday. Check out our Flyer for list of Bands and Entertainers. Come enjoy a beautiful Day in the Park. Enjoy the newly installed Pavilion and fire pit patio. Games for kids to play and dogs welcome on a leash. Organized and run by the Menomonee Falls Historical Society. More information at

Breakfast Anytime At Aladdin

Craving a breakfast that is a little out of the ordinary? Aladdin Taste Of The East / Pitaworks (Milwaukee Public Market, ​400 N. Water St.; 414-271-0400) recently added Shakshuka ($7.95) to the menu. Believed to have originated in Tunisia, the one-skillet dish of poached eggs in a tasty mixture of simmering tomatoes, red peppers, onions and garlic is served with a side of warm pita bread. This healthy bowl of comfort food will stick to your ribs any time of the day, not just breakfast. Flavorful with just a touch of heat from the spices, the meal is a tasty reward for thinking outside the box.
Ozaukee County,

Furry friends receive vaccines

The Wisconsin Humane Society’s Ozaukee Campus hosted its second vaccine clinic of the year on July 15 after a long hiatus because of the pandemic. The clinics allow pet owners the chance to have their cats and dogs vaccinated against common ailments like rabbies. Above, Humane Society worker Courtney Reeder greeted Dan Van Groll (center), Dave Meinholz (right) and Bernie the dog. Below, Amie Blank and her daughter Sofia brought their dog Gemma to the Humane Society to be vaccinated.
Oak Creek, Milwaukee

Drexel Dog Days: Bring your K9 companion to this free event

A free event in Oak Creek is allowing you to bring your whole pack for some outside fun. Laura Nelson joins FOX6 WakeUp with the scoop on Drexel Dog Days. Bring your canine companion to Dog Days at Drexel! This event will feature Pier Pups dock diving and great dog-related vendors.
Milwaukee County, WIGreater Milwaukee Today

Making the Best Of 2021

When the city needed large sites to test and vaccinate residents, familiar spots took on new purpose. As the COVID-19 pandemic bore down on Milwaukee, all eyes turned to Nick Tomaro, preparedness coordinator for the Milwaukee Health Dept. The city would need large testing facilities and people to staff them. A place to stay for vulnerable people who had no home (see page 74). Tests and testing supplies. Increasingly rare personal protective equipment (PPE). And the clock was ticking.

German Days by Bavarian Bierhaus in Old Heidelberg Park

Starting Thursday, July 22 (today!) in Glendale, the Bavarian Bierhaus is hosting German Days at Old Heidelberg Park. The festivities go through the weekend until Sunday, July 25 and there will be music, food and beer. What more can you ask for? Well, there is a cherry on top: this festival is free to attend!
Milwaukee, WIBiz Times

Doors Open Milwaukee to return in-person this year

People will again be able to meander through downtown Milwaukee’s historic buildings and landmarks this fall with the in-person return of Doors Open Milwaukee. Organizer Historic Milwaukee Inc. announced Thursday that the popular annual event is set for Sept. 25 and 26. Doors Open allows the public to explore dozens of the city’s prominent venues and spaces that otherwise aren’t publicly accessible.