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]

Olympian sells medal to help 3-year-old with eye cancer

Piotr Malachowski, the silver medalist for Poland in the discus throw at the Rio Games, has sold his medal to help a young boy fighting eye cancer. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Avery attorney seeks more evidence testing

Steven Avery's high profile Chicagoland attorney filed a motion Friday seeking permission to perform extensive testing on evidence she believes will prove her client's innocence. Read entire story here. [Read story]

6 people displaced following apartment fire near S. 15th and Orchard

MILWAUKEE — Six people are displaced following a fire that took place in a three story apartment building on Orchard Street near S. 15th Place in Milwaukee. The fire took place Saturday evening, August [Read story]

Two juveniles killed after car hits tree


Magic Campus

In Wonder Photo has added a photo to the pool: photo by Mark Adsit © All Rights Reserved Article by Milwaukee Architecture Pool. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Milwaukee movies off the grid: July 15-21

The stars come out this week at Milwaukee’s alternative movie venues, from Burt Lancaster and David Bowie to “Star Wars.” Read entire story here. [Read story]

Weekly Milwaukee entertainment calendar

Find something to do this week with our extensive event listings. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Wisconsin attracts more college students than it’s losing: New York Times

State funding cuts to public universities in several states are driving students to seek education elsewhere, with Minnesota coming up as one of the big losers and Wisconsin winning out — so far. That's the takeaway [Read story]