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GWBT #6: District 14 Brewery & Pub

*This is the sixth post in an on-going chronicle dubbed the Great Wisconsin Brewery Tour. Follow the journey here.* District 14 Brewery & Pub 2273 S Howell Ave Milwaukee, WI 53207 (414) 744-0399 Visit date: 1/6/15 Quick Hits: 1) How many different beers? 6 of their own on tap, 20 total all-time 2) How long open? October 2014 3) […]

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Milwaukee County Winter Farmers’ Market

I swear, farmers seem to spend as much time at markets as they do in the fields!  But for us city-folk, that’s nothing but good news. While there’s plenty of such farmers’ markets to be found during the summer, the biggest draw in the winter is the Milwaukee County Winter Farmers’ Market at the Mitchell […]

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Lake Park’s North Point Lighthouse

Standing tall on a ravine overlooking our fair city, lake, and historic Lake Park (and the occasional semi-trailer) is the North Point Lighthouse; one of countless icons of MKE so often seen but rarely explored. For the whole history, rife with interesting characters, sunken ships, and poor city planning, you’ll need to stop in yourself. […]

Photo by Joe Powell

Milwaukee’s Hidden Kaszube’s Park

Milwaukee has many parks, and city residents often go to them to find respite from urban life and a bit of quiet, or to spend time near nature. While MKE’s smallest park offers none of those things, it comes with the history of an oft-overlooked portion and people of this city. But first you’ll have to find […]

Wedding Intermission

Friends, foes, curd-connoisseurs: Forgive me for the distinct lack of action at The Squeaky Curd for nearly a month. Blame it on a wedding followed by a honeymoon, my severe shortage of cash to pay actual writers to hold down the fort, and Rob’s laziness. I promise that Dan Kowalsky’s Pick Six will be back and […]