Bailey to lead School of Natural and Health Sciences at Mount Mary

Mount Mary University, located in Milwaukee, has named Cheryl Bailey, Ph. D. , dean of its School of Natural and Health Sciences, the institution announced today. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Prepare for weekend closure of I-94

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is preparing drivers for a full closure of Interstate 94 this weekend. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Act 10, voter ID, same sex partner issues converge Thursday

The Wisconsin Supreme Court will issue definitive Act 10 ruling and act on other hot button issues. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Harley revenue up, shipments down

Milwaukee-based Harley-Davidson Inc. reported second quarter net income of 354. 2 million, or 1. 62 per share, up from 271. 7 million, or 1. 21 per share, in the second quarter of 2013. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Bucks announce minority ownership group

The Milwaukee Bucks today revealed the names of the slate of new minority team owners the NBA board of governors approved at its meeting yesterday. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation Suggests: Why Renters Should Reconsider

Whether you’re currently renting, looking for a new place, or debating between renting and buying, there’s one thing that’s clear: renting is costing you more money. As your rent continues to increase year after year, [Read story]

Real estate terms for Wisconsin home buyers to know

Buying a home is an involved process and it can be both exciting and confusing, too.  Not only may you not be familiar with the process itself, but the real estate industry has many terms that are important to know that [Read story]

Open House! Sunday August 8, 2013

Open House 9/8/2013 1:30pm-3:30pm Mequon Road West of Expressway to Riverland, North to Property. Slide Show Map & Directions More Photos (25) 11625 N Riverland RdMequon , WI 53092-2736 5 Bedrooms, 3 [Read story]

Downtown Milwaukee high-rise apartment building considered

Carroll Properties of Chicago is considering developing a 31- to 33-story luxury apartment building in downtown Milwaukee. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Set, songs and supernatural spectacle do the heavy lifting in "Phantom"

The haunting music and beauty of "The Phantom of the Opera" - now playing at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts - can still summon shivers, even right in the middle of the dog days of summer. Read entire story [Read story]

Ruby Tap celebrates two years and new location

Ruby Tap opened in Wauwatosa in August 2012 to the delight of West Side wine lovers. And these days, the shop has plenty to celebrate. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Beach party a chance to hula hoop — and raise money for Lakeshore State Park

The beach party, which raises funds for Friends of Lakeshore State Park, is free and open to the public. Read entire story here. [Read story]

‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ wheels into Comic-Con

The trailer for "Mad Max: Fury Road" is out, and it's gotten a 21st-century makeover. Where the 1979 film starred Mel Gibson, this time around, Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron are at the helm. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Golden Spork contest judging at noon Tuesday

If you like the interesting food concoctions at Wisconsin State Fair, you can get a preview Tuesday. ; Read entire story here. [Read story]

New to Milwaukee Meetup Group

Have you moved to Milwaukee in the last two years, two months or two days? Are you back in Milwaukee after years elsewhere?  Are you not really "new" but just want to make "new" friends?  If so, this group is for [Read story]

9 pictures of the Central Library dome: inside and out

Today, I visited the Milwaukee Public Library's beautiful Central Library to do research for a couple upcoming stories. While I was there, I asked to see the dome... Read entire story here. [Read story]

More than 1,000 arborists coming to town for conference and competition

This week more than 1,000 arborists from around the country will take root in Milwaukee for the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Conference, Aug. 2-6 at the Wisconsin Center and Mount Mary University. Read [Read story]

#WeWant bluetooth speakers, portable charger, USS Milwaukee T-shirt and more

#WeWant bluetooth mini-speakers, a fan shaped puzzle, a portable charger and more! Read entire story here. [Read story]

"Last Comic Standing" performer headlines city comedy festival

The Milwaukee Comedy Festival will start off on Aug. 7 and runs through the 10, for the ninth installment of the state's largest comedy event. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Walker’s Point gearing up for Foodie Week

Walker's Point Foodie Week will celebrate food and dining destinations in one of Milwaukee's hottest neighborhoods. Read entire story here. [Read story]