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Forget a New City Flag, Milwaukee Needs Neighborhood Flags

I’ve written about Milwaukee’s oft-maligned city flag before, but here it is again in all its kindergarten-clutter glory: Many Milwaukeeans don’t even know we have a flag, as it’s flown in few places in the city and available for purchase in even less. I had to buy mine from North Carolina. In recent months it’s […]

Plymouth Brewing Company. All photos by Joe Powell.

GWBT #21: Plymouth Brewing Company

*This is the twenty-first post in an on-going chronicle dubbed the Great Wisconsin Brewery Tour. Follow the journey here.* Plymouth Brewing Company 222 E Mill St Plymouth, WI 53073 (920) 400-1722 Visit date: 08/21/15 Quick Hits: 1) How many different beers? 5 on draught, 45 total brewed 2) How long operational? Open in this location since […]

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The Sunday Cycle- August 30th, 2015

After last week’s depressing monologue regarding the current state of the Milwaukee Brewers, I wanted to do something a little bit different for my readers. Thanks to Maria Sapienza and 540 ESPN Radio Milwaukee, I got to do just that. Friday night, I got to play the part of an actual baseball writer as the Brewers took on […]

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Milwaukee’s Interstates are Numerical Soup

Although I live in Bay View just off the I-794 “bridge to nowhere,” my travels often take me around the state. Leaving the city requires me to ignore my love for public transit and utilize the Interstate system. After growing up in the suburbs I have a decent grasp on the routes, but recently I saw […]

Knuth Brewing Company. All photos by Joe Powell.

GWBT #20: Knuth Brewing Company

*This is the twentieth post in an on-going chronicle dubbed the Great Wisconsin Brewery Tour. Follow the journey here.* Knuth Brewing Company 221 Watson St Ripon, WI 54971 (920) 748-5188 Visit date: 08/21/15 Quick Hits: 1) How many different beers? 3 on draft, 5 total brewed 2) How long operational? April 2015 3) Why? (here, this, etc) […]