Spring Storm Causing Delays, Cancellations in Northeast
Winter Storm Xanto has made its way to the Northeast after pounding the Midwest.According to Weather.com, the unusual spring storm caused flood warnings in New York City and New Jersey, as well as bringing snow and freezing rain to areas in the Great Lakes and Northeast regions.
Where to Eat and Drink in Milwaukee . Thanks to its proximity to the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee and downtown, Milwaukee ’ s Eastside neighborhood has long been one of the city ’ s most charming, drawing a diverse crowd of foodies, students, and night-time revelers. Comet Cafe is a beloved stop
Thanks to a downtown building boom and an influx of new restaurants, bars, hotels, and shops, the city ’ s diverse and highly walkable neighborhoods are experiencing a revival that ’ s drawing visitors like never before.
Amidst the steep bluffs of southeastern, in a shallow valley where three rivers join before flowing into , lies an unexpected gem. It’s a small but glittering one, a city that, despite its old world charm, geographical beauty, and longtime liberal leanings, has somehow been underrated for decades—either overshadowed by the megawatt metropolis of 90 miles south or wrongly cast as just another decaying, rust-belt ghost town.
But Milwaukee is neither. Ever since its early days as an agricultural port and brewing capitol, Wisconsin’s largest city has been a magnet for industry, immigrants, and intrigue. And now, thanks to a downtown building boom and an influx of new restaurants, bars, hotels, and shops, the city’s diverse and highly walkable neighborhoods are experiencing a revival that’s drawing visitors like never before.
Giada De Laurentiis Thinks This Is the Most Underrated Region in Italy
Food Network star recently gave an interview with The New York Times, in which she revealed her secrets for traveling and eating in Italy.With the release of her new cookbook, Giada’s Italy, Giada De Laurentiis has solidified herself as one of the foremost experts on Italian food cooking today. She’s an expert in enjoying a life of luxury and leisure, and if you want to learn to do the same, you might want to listen to what she has to say. Thankfully, the Food Network star recently gave an interview with The New York Times, in which she revealed her secrets for traveling and eating in Italy.
Vogue magazine recently wrote a piece calling Milwaukee " the Midwest ' s coolest city ". And the reasons behind this title are not wrong.
Milwaukee is a city that knows how to have a good time. And that energy, authenticity and undeniable cool is contagious—even MacMillan has more than 30 years of experience in the global business events and tourism industry and has worked with business enterprises on every continent.
“The general vibe here just feels youthful, energetic, and optimistic,” explains Jason Meyer, co-owner of, a men’s shop located in the Historic Third Ward neighborhood. “People are moving here from places like Chicago, Austin, Portland, and Nashville—and most of them say it’s because they feel a buzz here that they felt in their respective cities 8 to 10 years ago.”
Andy Noble, co-owner of
The Sneaky Way Gas Stations Are Getting Around Indiana's Beer Laws
Plenty of place have puritanical laws governing where, when, and how you can buy alcohol. New Yorkers can buy beer in the grocery store, but not a bottle of wine. Utah won’t let you buy anything above 4.0% alcohol by volume outside of as state-controlled store. And perhaps strangest of all, Indiana gas stations and convenience stores can only sell beer at room temperature. Thanks to an ingenious new product, however, the Hoosier state’s gas stations may have found a workaround for those who want to crack open an actual cold one. Meet the “Chill Indiana Bag”, a resealable cooler bag with a suggested retail price of $6.
That makes all the sense because New York City ' s population size and median home value make it an extremely livable city . The boat is operated by Veolia Water Milwaukee LLC under contract with the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District. A proposed adopt-a-river program for the Milwaukee
In 2018, Vogue published the article, “ Why Milwaukee Is the Midwest ’ s Coolest ( and Most Underrated ) City .” But who’s Milwaukee are they talking about? Yes, the wealthy east-side may have a “youthful, energetic, and optimistic” vibe, but drive 15 minutes west and you’ll find the zip code with
Of course, many longtime residents will tell you that Milwaukee has always been cool: a Midwestern city that feels like a coastal one, where sailboats bob in the harbor and golden beaches stretch along a shockingly blue shore. They’ll tell you that Milwaukee feels surprisingly European, too, with German, Polish, and Italian roots so deep that a myriad of imported traditions have blended to form a singular culture based on some very good things: beer, festivals, and food. “In the summer there are fireworks nearly every night and festivals in every neighborhood. Milwaukee has always had a strong identity, and a broader world view only makes us stronger,” explains William Seidel, co-owner of the acclaimed beer barand the farm-to-table restaurant , both in the neighborhood of Bay View.
Its affordability and down-to-earth sensibility has made Milwaukee a place where local creatives and hedonists of all kinds can thrive—a city with plenty of its own local businesses and bands; a city where people gather in the twinkle-light-filled
Sightsee Like Never Before: These Go-Karts Are A Must In Tokyo
Heart pounding. Eyes on the finish line. Countdown: 3, 2--watch out for that shell! Well, maybe not quite, but it’s the closest you will get to Mario Kart in real life and easily the coolest way to experience the streets of Tokyo.Navigate the city and visit some of its most popular sites in this hugely popular update to sightseeing. MariCAR offers multiple paths and guided tours, allowing visitors a different experience each time. There’s even a course through Rainbow Bridge (though it’s not as treacherous as the game version). Let your hair down and your cape fly: drivers have the choice of wardrobe from their favorite characters from Mario himself to Superman.
Milwaukee is one of the most underrated cities in the country, but it’ s slowly being recognized by the public, especially here in the Midwest . Milwaukeeans truly make our little city a place where you can feel at home unlike anywhere else. Milwaukee might be underrated , but here’ s eight ways it’ s
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Below, a look at a few favorite Milwaukee haunts, should you decide to go:
Where to Stay in Milwaukee
The refurbished warehouses of the
Is cheese on apple pie just right or just wrong? The 'dessert' is dividing the Midwest
Everything is better with cheddar, right?You know, like burgers, grilled cheeses and nachos.
Browse these articles featuring Milwaukee and read what the buzz is all about. And, catch up with the most recent Milwaukee news. Now is the time to give some love to one of the coolest – and certainly most underrated – cities Why Milwaukee is the Midwest ' s Coolest City . July 10, 2018.
Vogue magazine recently wrote a piece calling Milwaukee " the Midwest ' s coolest city ". The article starts off by discussing why the city should be a destination for those who want to go on vacation or those looking to move "In 2016 they named us as an underrated rust belt city that you must visit.
, at the southern edge of the city, is a lakefront neighborhood known for its cute arts and crafts bungalows, hip bars and restaurants, and youthful vibe. To get a feel for this beloved neighborhood, book a room at , a minimalist mini hotel with exposed brick walls, a cozy ground-floor restaurant, and communal outdoor fire pit. Across the street, the California-inspired shop is worth a visit, too; it sells a cute mix of mystical treasures—Palo Santo, Southwestern textiles, apothecary items made in-house.
*This* Is the Cheapest Time to Book Holiday Travel for 2018
Yes, we know it's only August. And, yes, it's still 90 degrees out, which means it seems impossible to even think about booking flights for the holidays. But according to a new report from CheapAir.com, you'll want to wipe the sweat off your brow now and book flights as soon as September. The ninth month of the year is actually the cheapest over the next four months to book flights for both Thanksgiving and Christmas/New Year's travel, per the report. By booking in September, you could save up to $107 on flights for Thanksgiving, and up to $118 for holiday flights. Average fares for Thanksgiving rise from $393 to $430 from September to October, while holiday fares go from $411 to $465 for September to November (and jump to $529 if you wait 'til December to book). Lest you forget of all the money you could save if you book sooner rather than later, just remember that ol' Earth, Wind and Fire song. "Ba de ya, dancing in September (because of cheaper air fare).
Why Milwaukee Is the Midwest ’ s Coolest ( and Most Underrated ) City . The most photo worthy spots in Milwaukee that are perfect for showing off your Wisconsin trip on Instagram and highlighting all the picturesque spots in this midwest town.
Vogue published a story about how Milwaukee is very cool and so underrated . To which we say, thank The Giant Slide is one of the most popular permanent attractions at the fair. Journal Sentinel files. Sarah Hauer will serve as your city guide and share stories about Milwaukee , its people and
The eclectic and industrial Walker’s Point neighborhood is home to many of the city’s best Mexican restaurants, a vibrant LGBTQ nightlife scene, and a number of chic restaurants. Stay nearby in the luxe, motorcycle-themed(which, incidentally is not far from the ) or venture south to Burnham Park where a lovingly refurbished designed by famed architect (and Wisconsin native) Frank Lloyd Wright is available to rent for overnight stays.
Where to Eat and Drink in Milwaukee
Thanks to its proximity to the University of Wisconsin and downtown, Milwaukee’s Eastside neighborhood has long been one of the city’s most charming, drawing a diverse crowd of foodies, students, and night-time revelers.is a beloved stop, known for both its vegetarian options and its bacon-garnished Bloody Marys (served, as is customary in Wisconsin, with a tiny bottle of beer on the side). For a more refined dining experience, make a reservation at ; the tiny restaurant tucked beneath an apartment building that offers an ever-changing tasting menu and has been nominated for several James Beard awards, including one this year. While in the neighborhood, be sure to make a stop at . The century-old, German-themed bar is quintessential Milwaukee: dark, cozy, and gorgeous, with a wall of stained glass windows, a massive wood bar, and a hearty menu of Spatzle, Bratwurst, and Knackwurst. Afterwards, pop your head into the famed across the street for a look at the elaborate, East Indian-inspired Art Deco decor.
Harley-Davidson Unleashes Special Beer for Its 115th Anniversary
The limited-edition release is a collaboration between three Milwaukee breweries.Though Harley-Davidson recently created a bit of a stir when the brand announced plans to move some of its production overseas, this new Harley-Davidson beer, at least, is pretty hardcore Milwaukee. According to the local Journal Sentinel, the lager is a collaboration between not two, but three different Milwaukee breweries: Good City Brewing, Third Space Brewing and Milwaukee Brewing Company. Additionally, it features a blend of all-Wisconsin malts that were roasted in Milwaukee (albeit by the global malt company Malteurop).
Milwaukee Is Beer and More . Of course, Milwaukee has a proud tradition of brewing. It’ s a tradition we embrace fondly, and celebrate To understand why Milwaukee bar culture is so great, it’ s important to know that Milwaukee is a collection of neighborhoods, each with its own history, identity, and pride.
Milwaukee , a city of almost 600,000, has a lot to offer twentysomethings: relatively affordable housing, unique restaurants and bars, a rich cultural For Riley and Jacobs, Milwaukee ’ s proximity to Chicago was part of its appeal. They briefly contemplated moving to Asheville, North Carolina, but were quickly
No trip to Milwaukee would be complete without partaking in a classic Friday Fish Fry—an old Roman Catholic tradition that’s evolved into a raucous weekly affair. The menu usually features locally-caught lake perch and an outrageous amount of carb-y sides: potato pancakes, coleslaw, rye bread, and corn.does a particularly fun version, with a live polka band, dancing, and—of course—plenty of house-crafted beer.
For a slightly lighter evening, head over toin Bay View. The small plates restaurant serves an always-changing menu featuring seasonal ingredients under global influence—everything from charred octopus with taro chips to Oaxacan hibiscus empanadas. Finish the evening with a nightcap in Walker’s Point at , a backwoods-inspired bar with an always-busy patio and a cool out back.
New Travel Agency Caters To Families With Autistic Children .
Autism Family Vacations is owned and operated by Sara Nowacki, who helps families book trips that are autism-friendly in a variety of ways.Autism Family Vacations is owned and operated by Sara Nowacki, a Certified Autism Travel Professional who has children of her own who possess special abilities. The agency is a part of the Autism Travel Support Network which provides options for travel with a family member on the autism spectrum.