It’s summer in Milwaukee, and that means it’s time to fire up the grill.
We were only one of four families to do so, but that didn’t stop us from enjoying a s’more or four.
Summer By Rail correspondent Jacob Wallace is experiencing perhaps the greatest internship in all of America.
Who needs plain old dinner and a movie when you can go rock climbing or sailing?
The Fire Crackers I’m pretty sure I’m in the right place, Lakeshore State Park east of the Summerfest grounds, but the Bartolotta Fireworks Co. folks were a little vague on time – come “somewhere around 4-ish,” they suggested. In a line of work where the least imprecision could mean disasters ranging from death to a few months of penciling on eyebrows, I thought for sure they’d operate on a strict schedule. But it’s a little past “ish” and still no sign of the pyros. Then, around 5 p.m., a black pickup pulling a silver box trailer appears from the park’s…