Happy Hours, Fun Times, and New Friends in Milwaukee!

Let's all go to happy hour! We can meet up at various bars around Milwaukee for happy hours and get to know everyone! We'll try some bars with trivia, maybe we can bring some board games to other places, and/or just hang [Read story]

Duria shines through transitions at WITI-TV Fox 6

Angelica Duria loves her role as co-host on WITI-TV Fox 6's "Real Milwaukee," a mid-morning, community-based show. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Pamela M.’s Review of Blast Fitness – Milwaukee (3/5) on Yelp

This is a much needed improvement than the previous Van Buren location -- thank GOD! The difference is that there isn't a pool or sauna or anything like that, but other than that all the way around… Read entire story [Read story]

Featured bartender: Andy "Dozer" Brzakala at O’Connor’s

What makes for a good (and memorable) bartender? Signature look? Recognizable nickname? Outsized personality? Ability to make the perfect old fashioned? Andy "Dozer" Brzakala fits all of the above and you can find him on [Read story]

HTML5 Milwaukee

We are focused on client-side app development for web and mobile. Panels and workshops will target HTML5 stack development (HTML, JavaScript, CSS3). Please also check out MilwaukeeJS for JavaScript specific topics. [Read story]

Mayor plans increase in pothole relief

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett announced this morning that he has directed his budget team, as well as the Department of Public Works, to prepare proposals for increasing pothole fixes throughout the city. Read entire [Read story]

Pewaukee’s Peking House to open Downtown

Peking House Chinese Restaurant, specializing in traditional and Szechuan Chinese food, will open at the end of April at 780 N. Jefferson St. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Duke F.’s Review of Bert’s Bar – St. Francis (3/5) on Yelp

Thought I'd give it a whirl since I do enjoy Berts Liquor over on Oklahoma. Seemed like a nice enough place, good beer and a nice upfront beer garden. Food was ridiculously bad. There are better… Read entire story here. [Read story]

Lost your dog? Don’t panic! There are people who can help

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Most dog owners will immediately panic upon learning their best friend is missing — but on National Lost Dog Awareness Day (April 23rd) comes a reminder that there is an organization in [Read story]

Stillness

mike_ystad has added a photo to the pool: Article by Milwaukee Architecture Pool. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Milwaukee Ballet takes national stage with "Peter Pan" on PBS

Milwaukee Public Television and the Milwaukee Ballet present "Peter Pan" for a national audience on PBS at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 18. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Brad M.’s Review of Fisco Auto Body Inc – Franklin (5/5) on Yelp

This winter sucked. Fisco Auto Body does not. My front bumper getting caught on a snowbank coated with ice as I pulled out of my driveway would not be a problem if this were 1957 and I was driving a… Read entire story [Read story]

BNI Business S.T.A.R.s

BNI is the largest business networking organization in the world. Chapters offer members the opportunity to share ideas, contacts and most importantly, business referrals. Founded in January 1985 by Dr. Ivan R. [Read story]

Fox 6 anchor Brad Hicks gives presentation at United Nations

WITI-TV Fox 6 anchor and reporter Brad Hicks recently gave an address at the United Nations in New York on ALS for the Media 4 Social Impact Summit 2014. Read entire story here. [Read story]

Murrow Awards recognize best work at area TV and radio stations

The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) released the list of the 2014 regional winners in the annual Murrow Awards. Read entire story here. [Read story]

J G.’s Review of LongHorn Steakhouse – Greendale (1/5) on Yelp

Very disappointed. How anyone can say that these steaks are good is absolutely beyond me. The steak was warm, and tasteless. I had to order A1 just to stomach it. I could not believe the ribeye was… Read entire story [Read story]

Guaranty Bank CEO says losses dropping, new regulatory order ‘business as usual’

Regulators have ordered Guaranty Bank to continue taking corrective actions, as the Brown Deer-based bank works to improve its capital condition. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency issued a “prompt corrective [Read story]

Lost your dog? Don’t panic! There’s people who can help

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Most dog owners will immediately panic upon learning their best friend is missing — but on National Lost Dog Awareness Day (April 23rd) comes a reminder that there is an organization in [Read story]

Wisconsin Aspergers Empowerment

This is a group for people with Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, or other disorders on the spectrum (and those who love them) to get together, chat, build friendships, and support each other. Please join us in making South [Read story]

Hotel Metro makes art deco "green"

"Going green" has been an emphasis for businesses and consumers alike for years now, but Milwaukee's Hotel Metro was ahead of the curve, using sustainable products upon its construction in the late 1990s and continues [Read story]