Freshwater Plaza site work could begin this fall

Construction site work on Freshwater Plaza, the mixed use development project that Wauwatosa-based Wangard Partners plans to build northeast of South First Street and Greenfield Avenue in Milwaukee's Walker's Point [Read story]

Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation Reports: What does it mean?  Mortgages defined.

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer, a current homeowner or in the market for a new home, you may have a tough time sorting through mortgage terms discussed by real estate agents, lenders, real estate attorneys and [Read story]

New First Weber Listings!

Slide Show Map & Directions More Photos (20) 5151 N Idlewild AveWhitefish Bay , WI 53217-5654 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms $192,500 PIN: 98238 Listed by First Weber Slide Show Map & Directions More [Read story]

Sage apartments, with LEED platinum status, hit 50% prelease level

Sage on Jackson, the first market-rate apartment property in Wisconsin to achieve LEED platinum status, is 50% preleased, developer Mike O'Connor announced Wednesday. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Osaka Little Japan – Ramen noodles (and sushi) in the Japanese tradition

Japanese ramen and Vietnamese pho are Read entire story here. [Read story]

Theatre Unchained’s "Addams Family" musical is frighteningly funny

Sometimes stepping off the beaten path, or outside of the mainstream, can be fraught with peril but on occasion it can turn into a wonderful surprise and you pat yourself on the back for taking the big step. Such was my [Read story]

No. 1 bathrooms in Brew City bars and restaurants - with a little help from Facebook friends - sniffed out 11 of the city's loveliest lavatories. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Wisconsin breweries

Find a bar or restaurant that serves up an impressive collection of craft beers. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Streisand returns to late night with Fallon

Returning to late night after more than half a century earns you an entire evening for yourself. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Harsh winter lightens fall fruit crop

Nearly 1,500 of the 20,000 apple trees in a Mequon fruit farm will be bulldozed because they couldn't survive the winter. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Design + Technology + Startups

We gather to discuss and stay on top of emerging practices and techniques in design, technology and startups. All with the purpose of helping you be better at what you do. The atmosphere is energetic, fun and casual. You [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]

"Get Smarter" and jumpstart your career

"The Transfer of Knowledge and Power to the Next Generation" will be the theme of the 2014 BizTimes Get Smarter Talent Development Conference. The breakfast event will take place at Potawatomi Hotel and Casino in [Read story]

Salon: Milwaukee is the new Portland

For me, Milwaukee is Milwaukee and we should be darn proud of it. But a comparison to Portland isn't bad and it's exactly what Richard Manning of writes today on Read entire story here. [Read story]

Good news: Garbaciak returns to WISN-TV’s weeknight anchor desk

WIth Joyce Garbaciak coming back to the WISN-TV weeknight anchor desk, it's Milwaukee television viewers who are the winners. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Oscar’s On A Roll: Yes, he is

Milwaukee's favorite burger will soon be available in locations across town, thanks to the introduction of a brand new food truck. Read entire story here. [Read story]

13 best things "Made in Wisconsin"

We may not have movie stars like California, oranges like Florida or corn like Iowa, but Wisconsin has a long list of excellent stuff we've given to the rest of the world. Here are the top 13 things that carry the "Made [Read story]

Adam C.’s Review of Chopstix – Milwaukee (2/5) on Yelp

When I lived on the East Side, Chopstix was my jam! The only reason why that was ever the case, though, was because I generally ordered quite late at night and they had edible food. I can't… Read entire story here. [Read story]

Yellow Phone Music Conference calls up Butch Vig as keynote speaker

Butch Vig has a lot on his plate. He just finished wrapping up a new Foo Fighters album, and he's heading back into the studio to start recording a new Garbage album. However, tucked away in that packed schedule is just [Read story]

Competitive cream puff eating loser

For the past three years, I participated in the cheesy baked potato contest at the Wisconsin State Fair. This year, I decided to switch it up, and try the cream puff eating contest instead. Read entire story here. [Read story]