WEDC doles out grants to Milwaukee startups

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. and the University of Wisconsin-Extension Center for Technology Commercialization have awarded grants from the Ideadvance Seed Fund to 11 startups, including seven from the [Read story]

Wipfli partners with Vertex on sales tax software

Milwaukee-based accounting and business consulting firm Wipfli LLP has partners with Vertex SMB to provide a sales and use tax solution called Vertex SMB TaxCentral. Read entire story here. [Read story]

GSA eyes St. Francis building for FBI office

An office building on the lakefront in St. Francis appears to be the leading candidate to land the Milwaukee-area FBI office, according to commercial real estate sources. Read entire story here. [Read story]

‘Just do the right thing’ How the Culver brothers became effective CEOs

The CEO of Milwaukee-based MGIC and the CEO of Prairie du Sac-based Culver's both give their employees a simple but powerful guideline “Just do the right thing. ” That could be because they're brothers. Read [Read story]

Megabus stop moved to Intermodal Station

A new agreement will allow passengers to board MegabusWisconsin Coach Lines buses at the downtown Milwaukee Intermodal Station beginning Wednesday. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Shorewest Shares: How to Prepare Your Home for Quick Sale

Every seller dreams of a quick sale — preferably at or even above their asking price. As market conditions across the country have continued to improve, those dreams aren’t so farfetched. In fact, many sellers have [Read story]

First Weber Group helps out at United Way Dane County Days of Caring

Pictured: Don Huibregtse, Monika Ramsey, Marilee Gorman, Tom Weber ; Mary Gandolfo, Jennie Post, Emily Zehren, Mary Grunow, Rachel Reber, Abby Schopen ; Monika Ramsey, Bailey Fedler, Don Huibregtse, Marilee Gorman ; [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]

Beverage start-ups make an intoxicating mix at Lincoln Warehouse

Lincoln Warehouse on S. 1st St. in Milwaukee is home to three makers of adult beverages and will soon be joined by a fourth. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Finger-Licking Barbeque in Greendale – Miss Beverly’s Deluxe Barbeque hits the spot

The Bartolotta Restaurant Group has at long last created a barbeque establishment. Adjacent to Joey Gerard’s supper club in Downtown Greendale and named after Joe Bartolotta’s mother, Miss Beverly’s Deluxe Barbeque [Read story]

American Players Theatre names new managing director

The Spring Green-based APT has announced that Carrie Van Hallgren, a highly respected theater administrator, will become the new managing director of the 35-year-old company. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Shift switch: Top Notch beer line cleaner

Meet Ben Dosmann, who at 22 is a young entrepreneur, owner of Top Notch, a company that cleans beer lines at local taverns. He showed's Bobby Tanzilo how the job is done. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Inspired places to sit

Sitting still is a lost art in the 21st century. Here are some places around Milwaukee to pause, part of Art City's multiweek project related to the urban landscape. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Bill Clinton to raise money at Usher’s house

Usher is hosting a Senate fundraiser, but Bill Clinton is getting top billing. Read entire story here. [Read story]

New York City aims to slim down Happy Meals

New York City wants to put the Happy Meal on a diet. 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]

Plan a weekend escape to Viroqua

Because Viroqua is only three hours west of Milwaukee, Viroqua - the county seat of Vernon County - is a possible destination for an affordable weekend getaway.'s Molly Snyder recently went for a visit [Read story]

Milwaukee is "one of the 11 greatest foodie cities:" for bacon?

I'm always happy when Milwaukee makes a national list such as one today from Huffington Post. But, is bacon our new claim to fame? Read entire story here. [Read story]

It’s champagne time for Contemporary Pull

Milwaukee-based business Conteporary Pull celebrated a summer of successes. Read entire story here. [Read story]

WLUM changes up its lineup

Milwaukee Radio Alliance alternative WLUM-FM announced this week that Ian McCain is its new afternoon personality and upped weekender Kelly Katona to evenings. Read entire story here. [Read story]