Milwaukee is the new Portland? Salon says so

Article credits the city’s effort to revitalize the Rust Belt for sustainability Read entire story here. [Read story]

Busch Precision acquires part of Maintenance Service Corp.

Milwaukee-based Busch Precision Inc. has acquired certain assets, including two lines of business, from West Allis-based Maintenance Service Corp. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Voucher school operator plans expansion without MPS building

The operator of a popular private voucher school that has been trying unsuccessfully to buy empty Milwaukee Public School buildings has announced a plan to expand without working with the district. Read entire story [Read story]

Coggs: Milwaukee is a death or two away from Ferguson

Reflecting on the shooting death of Michael Brown and the unrest that followed in a Missouri city, Ald. Milele Coggs says Milwaukee "is just a death or two away from being Ferguson." Read entire story [Read story]

Mixed-use commercial building planned in downtown Pewaukee

Siepmann Realty Corp. plans to build a two-story, 10,000-square-foot building with retail space on the first floor and office space on the upper floor at 125 W. Wisconsin Ave. in downtown of the Village of [Read story]

Ten things you should know about Wisconsin’s new trust code

On December 13, 2013, Governor Scott Walker signed the New Wisconsin Trust Code WTC into law. With an effective date of July 1, 2014, the WTC fundamentally changes the law that governs Wisconsin trusts, both trusts [Read story]

Community Spotlight: Irish Fest

In 1850, Irish immigrants represented about 15% of Milwaukee’s population — the second largest ethnic group. While the German immigrants settled on all sides of the town, the Irish chose the Third Ward for its easy [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]

Downtown Milwaukee high-rise apartment building considered

Carroll Properties of Chicago is considering developing a 31- to 33-story luxury apartment building in downtown Milwaukee. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Upscale Donuts in the Third Ward – Short Order

It’s hard to miss the symbolism in Holey Moley Coffee Read entire story here. [Read story]

Mahkorn is the face of theatrical dedication and hope

Gretchen Mahkorn is 21. She's an actor. She has a BFA in acting from a respected program. She's smart. She's determined. She networks. She has a resume. She has history onstage from a very young age. And her next acting [Read story]

Milwaukee Talks: Milwaukee Brewing Co.’s Jim McCabe

Recently, sat down with Milwaukee Ale House and Milwaukee Brewing Company owner Jim McCabe and talked Milwaukee, family, big decisions and, of course, beer. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Weekly Milwaukee Events Calendar

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

Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon ‘living apart’

Are Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon done? It's not over 'til it's over, but Cannon admitted, "There is trouble in paradise." He told The Insider With Yahoo, "We have been living in separate houses for a few months." Read [Read story]

Making Meals: Seafood Gnocchi

Chef Michael Feker shares IL MITO’s Featured Seafood Gnocchi recipe. ; Read entire story here. [Read story]

Spreenkler Meetup on Design, Technology and Startups

Spreenkler is an idea networking group. 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 [Read story]

9 pictures of the Central Library dome: inside and out

Today, I visited the Milwaukee Public Library's beautiful Central Library to do research for a couple upcoming stories. While I was there, I asked to see the dome... Read entire story here. [Read story]

Snake button rattler is on the loose!

The Milwaukee Public Museum has just announced that the rattlesnake in its second floor bison hunt exhibition has fled the scene. According to the release, the snake has gone on vacation, and has apparently been in [Read story]

Lion Press Ink makes imprint on Milwaukee

Determined to live a more creative life, Rachaad Howard started his own screenprinting and embroidery business called Lion Press Ink. He will be selling shirts, hat, tanks and hoodies this Saturday during the Milwaukee [Read story]

Milwaukee Talks: "Morning Blend" co-host Molly Fay

Chicago native Molly Fay didn't expect to host a talk show. But the former investigative journalist, mother of three and self-described introvert, found herself doing just that eight years ago when WTMJ-4 launched "The [Read story]