Archive | Business Briefs

Short news stories about local businesses.

May 2004

Here comes the sun! Owner Dan Fischer has unshuttered the windows of the Quarters bar on Center and Bremen. The new, expansive windows give quite a lift to both the building and the corner. A little sprucing up of the interior is also in the works. . . . . . . . . . […]

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April 2004

Russ Davis has moved his Mondo Brothers Bella Luna Pasta manufacturing operation to Riverwest. The old Biopac building at 2730 N. Humboldt Blvd. will house Mondo Brothers Market & Deli, where customers can pick up a cup of coffee, bakery, and a sandwich and browse the mostly natural and organic food, beer, and wine available […]

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March 2004

Good news for our ‘hood’s makers of brews: Onopa Brewing Co. celebrated its second anniversary of brewing in late February with an afternoon party and the grand opening of the new Onopa Bistro, owned and run by Riverwester Andy Bechaud. The Lakefront Brewery, a neighborhood pillar that bills itself as sitting at the “southernmost tip […]

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February 2004

Mario Costantini, owner of La Lune on Burleigh Street, received a Lincoln Gaines Award from the YMCA at its 7th Annual Martin Luther King Breakfast on January 19. Costantini won an award in the Strong Kids division for his commitment to strengthening the lives of children in Milwaukee’s central city. For over 14 years he […]

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