Dinner in an east side Milwaukee alley benefits Salvation Army: Slideshow

About 100 Milwaukee-area young professionals chose an unusual location for dinner Aug. 26 — an east side Milwaukee alley to help raise money to support the homeless initiative of The Salvation Army Milwaukee County. [Read story]

NFL star Colin Kaepernick sits in protest during national anthem

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat in protest during the national anthem for a pre-season game, saying he would not honor a song nor "show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and [Read story]

Man fatally stabbed on Milwaukee’s east side; manhunt underway

Police say stabbing stemmed from argument between people who knew each other. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Facebook post from Michael Phelps fan with autism inspires

BALTIMORE — A Michael Phelps fan who has autism has become an inspiration on his own after sharing his dream of competing in the Olympics one day on the swimmer’s Facebook page. Austin Levingston’s Aug. 16 [Read story]

Milwaukee leader wants to defuse tensions


100 Days of Summer #87 – Titletown

elviskennedy has added a photo to the pool: Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin - Home of the 13-time World Champion Green Bay Packers. Titletown U.S.A. Made with a Sony A7rii and a Nikon 14-24 lens. For more go to [Read story]

Plates with style in downtown West Bend

Two chefs at the Norbert in downtown West Bend are crafting shareable plates with style. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Heather F.’s Review of Urban Beets Cafe & Juicery – Milwaukee (5/5) on Yelp

I thought I might be the first to review this gem, but someone BEET me to it! Yeah, I just said that. As someone who has done a few rounds of Whole30, and who now follows a grain/dairy/added… Read entire story here. [Read story]

Retro Drama at Casablanca

Retro Drama at CasablancaBy Russ Bickerstaff Some of the edge is taken off the dramatic darkness by ’40s variety acts including a tap dancing Danni Webber, stand-up comedy in period style by Michael Palmisano II and the [Read story]

Death Cab For Cutie delivers a thing of beauty at the Big Gig

Death Cab's set at the Miller Lite Oasis stage began with a thunderous riff from "New Year." The tune began the set on a good pace, one that they impressively continued throughout a greater portion of the Summerfest [Read story]

Rock The Green returns, announces 2016 lineup

After taking a three-year break, Rock the Green is back with a killer music line-up - featuring acts both local and national - and great environmental education! Check out the full details of the event here. Read entire [Read story]

Patrick Reed beats O’Hair by one shot in Barclays showdown

American Patrick Reed won The Barclays tournament at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, New York, by just one shot on Sunday, edging out competitors Sean O'Hair and Argentina's Emiliano Grillo. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Memorial Mass to be held Monday for 2 nuns killed in their Mississippi home

DURANT, Miss. — A memorial Mass will be held Monday for two 68-year-old nuns who were killed in their Mississippi home, even as authorities continue to investigate the stabbing. Meanwhile, the sheriff says a man from [Read story]

Unlike Milwaukee, La Crosse is pro Pokemon Go

While Milwaukee County's park system took a hit last week, demanding the Pokemon company get a license for Pokemon Go in its parks, La Crosse officials have absolutely no problem with the Pokemon community. "I [Read story]

‘Equity’ Explores the Liabilities of High Finance

‘Equity’ Explores the Liabilities of High FinanceBy David LuhrssenAnd yet, Naomi plays by the rules. Not so all of her associates, especially the one closest to her, boyfriend-fellow investment banker Michael (James [Read story]

Adele gives Milwaukee fan a birthday to remember

Did you have a good weekend? Yes? Well, Milwaukeean and Adele fan Kathleen Dohearty's was better, as she got to join the crooning pop star on stage for a duet of "Someone Like You" last night in Chicago. Read entire [Read story]

A Summerfest 50 wish list

We may have just now gotten our voices back from Summerfest, but that doesn't mean we're not already looking ahead to how we're going to lose them again at next year's 50th anniversary. Here are our wildest wishes for [Read story]

Expectations are high for revamped unit

UW offensive coordinator/line coach Joe Rudolph likes the talent he has on hand but cautions several young players still have much to prove. Read entire story here. [Read story]

NY team wins Little League World Series

Ryan Harlost led Endwell, New York, to the Little League World Series title Sunday with a 2-1 victory over South Korea. Harlost struck out eight and held South Korea to five hits in six innings. He also scored in the [Read story]

Steven Avery attorney files motion with appeals court

The prominent Chicago attorney representing Steven Avery has asked a court of appeals to put the appeal on hold while she pursues new DNA testing in circuit court. Read entire story here. [Read story]