Panelists onstage at May MilMag Live: Gay in MKE

Is Milwaukee a Good Place to Be Gay?

Monday marked the close of Milwaukee Magazine’s spring season of MilMag Live. It was the fifth in the monthly event series, titled Gay in MKE, and panelists tackled questions about how Milwaukee compares to other cities in terms of LGBT support and how straight allies can best use their time and influence to better their communities. 

5 More Reasons to Party with MilMag

The party of the fall is upon us. MilMag editors are worrying about what to wear, and Editor Kurt Chandler is still working on his one-liners. But there might be some of you out there, in the faraway lands of Brookfield, perhaps, who haven’t quite gotten around to securing your tickets. Which is precisely why we’ve compiled a few more reasons why you absolutely, positively can’t miss our Best of Milwaukee Awards Party.  1. Mayor Tom Barrett is commandeering the awards ceremony to present an award of his own, and well, there’s nothing we can do to stop him.  2.…

Party with us. Meet the Jester.

You might have heard that we’re throwing a party. But have you heard that Milwaukee’s Official Municipal Jester, Ann-Elizabeth Shapera (aka Jane the Phoole) will act as our motley door greeter?  Phoole marks our No. 5 reason to love Milwaukee (see here), so go ahead and mark another reason to attend Milwaukee Magazine’s Best of Milwaukee Awards Party on Oct. 17. Learn more about Jane the Phoole in this Point of View, and purchase your tickets to the soiree of the season here.   Photo by Steven Bourelle There are very few people in this life who enjoy being called a…