Ann-Elise Henzl

Wisconsin’s attorney general is challenging a federal judge’s decision to strike down the state’s ban on gay marriage.

Erik Petersons, PCMS Concerts

Piano Arts is bringing together the cream of the crop of young pianists this week for its biennial North American Piano Competition, one of the most prominent competitions for these musicians.

Marti Mikkelson

NML is in the midst of dismantling one of its main buildings in downtown Milwaukee – and replacing it with a skyscraper. Within months, nearly 150 city residents could find themselves working on the project.

LaToya Dennis

Clerks statewide have been seeking clarification on whether they should issue marriage licenses to same sex couples.


A state Republican and a Democrat agree that Wisconsin's 'truth in sentencing' policy has produced unintended consequences and should be amended.

PHOTOS: Remembering Milwaukee's General MacArthur

Jun 6, 2014

While today is the 70th anniversary of D-Day, 2014 also commemorates the 50th anniversary of the death of another World War II icon – with strong ties to Milwaukee.

5 Great Milwaukee Spots to Imbibe the Perfect Summer Drink

Jun 6, 2014

Each summer, Milwaukee Magazine compiles its list of what’s what in town, and among this year’s offerings is a guide to the best places for a refreshing – and alcoholic – drink this summer.

Stephanie Lecci

A new exhibit opening today in Milwaukee, in time to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day, is focusing on some lesser-known moments of valor during WWII.

Unlike many private schools, only a few MPS high schools brag of active alumni associations that do more than track reunions.

The exceptions include Washington and Marshall.

For instance, at Sunday's graduation, the Marshall High School Alumni Association will award another round of scholarships.  It will also, as it does annually, honor a former faculty member, while an outstanding 'alum' of the year will deliver the keynote to this year's graduating seniors.

Milwaukee Area Veterans Remember D-Day

Jun 6, 2014

Today on the 70th anniversary of the Allied invasion in France, we offer recollections of local men who landed in France on D-Day.