Harley-Davidson 110th birthday

Arts & Culture
11:06 am
Fri August 30, 2013

Ponch Rides into Town to Celebrate Harley-Davidson's 110th

Erik Estrada and Lake Effect's Mitch Teich

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews actor Erik Estrada.

In honor of Harley's 110th anniversary, some big names and thousands of motorcyclists are storming the city. One of the big names: Erik Estrada.

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Arts & Culture
10:00 am
Fri August 30, 2013

Essay: A Woman and Her Harley

Harleys line the street near 62nd & Layton for the 110th anniversary celebration of Harley-Davidson.
Credit Mitch Teich

Lake Effect essayist Heidi Friedrichs

"Wow, that’s so cool!”

That’s what I hear from onlookers when I’m riding my motorcycle.

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Health & Science
11:35 am
Thu August 29, 2013

Harley Riders, Beware: Crashes Are Rising

Eric Oliver says that motorcyclists need to be noticed by everyone.
Credit steeleman204, flickr

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich speaks with journalist Eric Oliver.

Tens of thousands of motorcycle riders are already in Milwaukee for Harley-Davidson’s 110th anniversary celebration, and tens of thousands more will be rolling into town by the weekend.

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Economy & Business
12:03 pm
Wed August 28, 2013

Optimism, Harleys Rumble into Milwaukee

Harley celebrates their 110th anniversary this week in Milwaukee
Credit Larry Darling/Flickr

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich Talks with John Schaller

The rumble of motorcycle engines is already echoing through downtown Milwaukee, ahead of this week's festivities celebrating Harley-Davidson.

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Regional
10:55 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Labor Day Weekend Traffic Expected to be Heavier than Usual

Holiday travelers will share the road with thousands of bikers and baseball fans Thursday through Monday.

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Regional
1:00 am
Mon August 26, 2013

Harley Riders Converge on Milwaukee for Birthday Bash

Bike night draws a crowd to the Harley Davidson Museum
Credit Marti Mikkelson

The decibel level will rise in Milwaukee this week. Tens of thousands of Harley-Davidson enthusiasts will arrive in town for the company’s 110th anniversary celebration.

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