For the sixth straight year, October is Dining Month on OnMilwaukee.com, presented by Concordia University. All month, we’re stuffed with restaurant reviews, delectable features, chef profiles and unique articles on everything food, as well as the winners of our “Best of Dining 2012.” Despite the drought that hurt a variety of other food-based crops in [...]
Did you know that parting ways with your locks can make a big difference in someone’s life? Laura Langemo joins FOX6 WakeUp live from the Well Spa and Salon with details on how you can be rewarded for giving back.
Chef Frakes joins FOX6 WakeUp with tips on what to do with all those pumpkin seeds. Check out some of these unique ways to spice up your seeds.
Hotels love repeat guests. But what about those guests who depart but never leave? Visitors from the past—some call them ghosts—not bound by the constraints of time, in no hurry to return to earthly pursuits, find their accommodations so supernaturally superior that they never check out!
The Marcus Milwaukee restaurants’ chef series of cooking demos returns Saturday, with each class highlighting a different locally grown, organic ingredient. Classes are held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on six Saturdays, starting Oct. 13, at the Chef’s Counter of the Mason Street Grill, adjacent to the Pfister Hotel. Classes, which include a tasting, cost [...]
Pfister Hotel, 1901 Sparkling chandeliers, Victorian art, lavish food and drink, and the finest textiles in the city: These are the sights one would have seen upon entering the Pfister Hotel at the turn of the 20th century. Upon its completion in the late 1800s, the Pfister was one of the most luxurious and modern [...]
Marcus Hotels & Resorts has expanded The Pfister Hotel’s successful artist-in-residence program to two additional U.S. hotels. The Marcus-owned Hotel Phillips in Kansas City, Mo., and Skirvin Hilton in Oklahoma City, Okla., will also host artist-in-residence programs inspired by The Pfister’s residency. The artist-in-residence program was launched in 2009 at The Pfister to support the [...]
German cellist Alban Gerhardt has a packed schedule during his five days as artist in residence with the Oregon Symphony, Oct. 25-29. He’ll give masterclasses for young cellists, play Bach in Pioneer Place Mall, coach rehearsals of the Metropolitan Youth Symphony, play for sick kids at Doernbecher’s Hospital and perform with the orchestra in Salem and [...]
Original Article by Mary Louise Schumacher for JSOnline.com Marcus Hotels has decided to expand its artist-in-residence program, which it launched at the Pfister Hotel in 2009. Similar programs will be implemented in The Marcus Corporation’s Hotel Phillips in Kansas City, Mo., and the Skirvin Hilton in Oaklahoma City. The Pfister’s annual program includes a studio [...]
AS220 is hosting Javier Hurtado, a queer Chicano performer from Oakland, California, as the Artist-In-Residence for October 2012! During his residency at AS220, Javier will develop and present a one-person drag performance titled “Perra Pumps: Last Call” on Friday, October 26th at 8pm in AS220’s 95 Empire Black Box Theater. Admission $7. Javier will also facilitate a one-day Special Effects Make-up [...]