9 Jan 2011

Friday Night Fever

I laugh at the character Charlotte on Sex in the City, here the popular HBO television series. When she’s single, she grows frustrated when she doesn’t have plans on Saturday night. “But it’s date night!” she wails when others suggest things for her to do. I don’t think date night is solely Saturday night in […]

7 Jan 2011

A new face, new menu items at Mason Street Grill

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Marcus Restaurants welcomes Ed Carrella as the new General Manager for Mason Street Grill. Carrella’s responsibilities include leading daily operations, managing the restaurant staff and continuing the tradition of providing an incredible dining experience for guests.

6 Jan 2011

Pfister Artist-in-Residence: The Commissioned Work of Art [VIDEO]

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As a legacy within the Pfister Hotel, Katie Musolff, the current Artist-in-Residence, prepares her commissioned work; a portrait of Dr. Jeffrey Hollander, the Pfister’s renowned concert pianist. Stop by Katie’s gallery inside the Pfister to check on her progress with this work of art.

5 Jan 2011

Mapping a Model For Us

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There are so many songs about the open road, view taking a trip, beginning a journey or getting lost on a deserted highway. The first sunny day of spring, I always choose an Indigo Girls’ song that directs me to “get out the map, get out the map and lay your finger anywhere down.” Kit’s […]

3 Jan 2011

2011 Artist In Residence Finalist [VIDEO]

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The Pfister Hotel is known for its wonderful collection of Victorian art and its commitment to the Artist In Residence program. Now going on its third year, generic the committee reviewed 21 excelllent submissions and have choosen the six finalist. One of them will be chosen to be the next Pfister Artist In Residence.

3 Jan 2011

Milwaukee’s Favorite Cookie: Mochaccino Thins

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Congratulations to Mary Lamb, prescription for winning the 2010 Cookie Crown! Milwaukee’s favorite cookie is Mochaccino Thins. Chef Ash and Chef David stopped by Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin on December 23 to drop off 500 Mochaccino Thins.