#WeWant: State Fair edition

The Wisconsin State Fair is one of the greatest things ever. Here are just a few of the things #WeWant while we are there! Read entire story here. [Read story]

Makers of ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ fan film to be at Times Cinema screening

The fan film that’s the focus of “Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made” is showing in a double feature with the documentary at 7 p.m. July 9. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Froedtert & the Medical College opening clinic connected to Bucks training center

The second stage of the Milwaukee Bucks new community partnership with Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin on Milwaukee central city initiatives is marquee-worthy: a sponsorship of the Bucks' new downtown [Read story]

Olympian sells medal to fund child’s cancer treatment

For an athlete, an Olympic medal is a priceless possession. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Jesse Jackson provides eulogy at Sylville Smith funeral

Hundreds of mourners turned out Friday for the funeral of Sylville Smith, ;the 23-year-old Milwaukee man whose death sparked two days of unrest. Read entire story here. [Read story]

“It’s due time for some upgrades:” Sherman Park Boys and Girls Club closes for renovations

MILWAUKEE --Another arrest has been made in connection to the looting and rioting that occurred two weeks ago during the unrest in the Sherman park neighborhood. Meanwhile, a change is coming to the park itself. Each day [Read story]

Milwaukee County to Move Forward on $2.3 Million Investment at Mary…

Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and Boys & Girls Clubs today announced that beginning Saturday, August 27, the County will move forward with a planned $2.3 million infrastructure investment in the Mary Ryan [Read story]

Kiana June Weber and Gaelic Storm​

mobybick2 has added a photo to the pool: Article by Cream City:: Milwaukee, Wisconsin Pool. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Bostyx fuses two classic rock bands into Festa Italiana

Boston and Styx may not be the first things that come to mind when you think of Italian culture and heritage. But what Bostyx lacks in Italian cred, they hope to make up for in rocking classic tunes at their Festa [Read story]

Beersicles hit the spot on a hot day at the fair

Beersicles from Pete's Pops are available at the State Fair's new PBR Park and come in two flavors: PBRaspberry and Citrus Shandy. Just don't feed 'em to your kids. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Opening this week: New ‘Ghostbusters,’ ‘Wiener-Dog,’ ‘Wilderpeople’

Also opening in Milwaukee this week: “Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words.” Read entire story here. [Read story]

2016 ultimate summer calendar for Milwaukee and beyond

Plan your summer with this calendar of fairs, festivals, free concerts, outdoor movies and more. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Angelic Bakehouse expands into snacks, adds bread crisps line

In a move to amplify its national footprint, Angelic Bakehouse, a Cudahy-based maker of sprouted grain bread, rolls and buns, has expanded into the snack business. On Wednesday, a line of sprouted bread crisps from the [Read story]

49ers QB sits during national anthem in protest

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick said he refused to stand during the national anthem before Friday's preseason game in protest of the country's racial inequalities. Read entire story here. [Read story]

2 cousins killed, 2 other family members injured in crash

A car crashed Friday night, killing two members of a family and injuring two other members. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Tie-breaking 3-run double leads Pirates to victory over Brewers

MILWAUKEE — Pinch-hitter Gregory Polanco had a tiebreaking three-run double and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied from four runs down to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 9-6 on Saturday night. Polanco doubled off reliever Blaine [Read story]

2016 farmers markets guide

There's nothing better than a summer farmers market in Wisconsin. It's a chance for our local growers to show off their goods! Throw in live music, crafts, fresh flowers and clean summer air, and you've got yourself a [Read story]

‘Ghostbusters’ just the latest to cast women in roles formerly played by men

Let’s take a look at some other movies and TV in which characters originally designed to be played by men were played by women. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Picks for July Gallery Night & Day

Milwaukee’s quarterly art crawl represents an array of some of the most intriguing art being made and shown in our region, fleshed out with fun fluff. Here are some picks to help you navigate it. Read entire story here. [Read story]

North Face expands, Pandora to open at Pleasant Prairie premium outlets

Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets has landed the jewelry retailer Pandora as its newest tenant. The shopping center said Friday that the new outlet store will open in mid-September in a 1,012-square-foot area neighboring [Read story]