Tuesday, December 18, 2012
The Whitefish Bay Middle School choirs performed a Christmas concert at Bayshore Town Center Monday night.
The Whitefish Bay Middle School choirs performed a Christmas concert at Bayshore Town Center Monday night, and in case you missed out, Whitefish Bay's Gordon Lang was there to capture the evening on video.
Friday, November 30, 2012
A 51-year-old Milwaukee man grabbed handfuls of jewelry and stuffed everything into his pockets according to the police report. He's now facing up to $10,000 in fines and nine months in prison.
A 51-year-old Milwaukee man is facing hefty fines and prison time for trying to boost some jewelry from Boston Store at Bayshore Town Center. Kevin Frederick Wallace was charged in Milwaukee County Circuit Court Wednesday with one count of retail theft. If convicted, he faces up to nine months in prison and $10,000 in fines. A security guard at Boston Store saw Wallace pick up several pieces of jewelry, take the tags off and place in his pocket, according to the criminal complaint. Wallace then left the store, but was stopped and Glendale police officers were called to the scene. Wallace is currently being held in Milwaukee County Jail on a $250 signature bond while awaiting trial.
Friday, November 23, 2012
Black Friday brings out shoppers on a cold and windy November day.
Customers began lining up at Bayshore Town Center early as 9 a.m. on Thanksgiving to take advantage of discounts on electronics items at the mall's Sears store. While Sears opened at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, the rest of the retail center wasn't open for business until 7 a.m. on Friday. Morning foot traffic was light, but steady as shoppers ventured out despite the cold and windy weather.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Wherever you're headed, Patch has the information you need to plan a holiday shopping stop at one of the area's malls.
No matter which mall you want to hit—or maybe you're planning to stop at them all—Patch has information on their extended holiday hours. And this year's shopping season is as long as it can be, with the most days possible between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Bayshore Town Center, 5800 N. Bayshore Drive, Glendale. With a combination of indoor and outdoor shopping, this revamped shopping mall provides something a little different from the traditional shopping mall experience. Brookfield Square, 95 N. Moorland Road, Brookfield. This mall features anchor stores Boston Store, Sears and JCPenney, plus more than 110 stores. There are nine restaurants in the food court, and seven sit-down restaurants, like Bravo! Cucina Italiana, Cooper's Hawk …
Sunday, August 19, 2012
Before the rains hit, artists created amazing works with chalk on the sidewalk as part of the sixth annual Chalk Art Festival
Rain might have made a mess of things later on Sunday, but before that the sidewalks at Bayshore Town Center were ablaze with color from the sixth annual Chalk Art Festival.
Friday, June 15, 2012
Enjoy an unlimited sampling of more than 100 Wisconsin beers and complimentary food pairings from more than a dozen area restaurants at Glendale's third annual beer festival Saturday afternoon.
Thursday, May 17, 2012
The farm stand will open in the mall's Town Square area June 14. The stand will be open all year long, moving inside to the J-Shore storefront in the colder months.
Beginning June 14, the Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center, Bayshore Town Center and Growing Power will be working together to bring a farm stand to Bayshore Town Center. Growing Power is a national nonprofit organization and land trust supporting people from diverse backgrounds, and the environments in which they live. Growing Power helps provide equal access to healthy, high-quality, safe and affordable food for people in all communities. The farm stand will also offer educational mini-workshops throughout the year. “It’s another perfect partnership,” said Dana Emold, the JCC’s Bayshore Project Manager. “We’re very excited to be working with Growing Power and its nationally recognized CEO, Will Allen. He’s inspiring for …
Friday, February 17, 2012
The Milwaukee Children's Choir performed their fourth annual Valentine's Sing-A-Thon Saturday.
Students ages 4-18 sang in the Milwaukee Children's Choir's Valentine's Sing-A-Thon Saturday in the rotunda of Bayshore Town Center. Amid their varied repertoire, the kids delivered singing valentines to raise money for the choir, which accepts students from throughout southeastern Wisconsin. Students younger than fourth grade can join the choir without an audition, and students entering grades 4-12 audition to be placed in the proper choir. More information is on the Milwaukee Children's Choir website. The choir's next performance will be with the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra at the Elmbrook Church Auditorium, at 3 p.m. March 11.
Sunday, December 11, 2011
This week is packed full of musical performances in local schools.
Here's a look at some of the events in our events calendar this week. If we're missing something, you can add it to the calendar. Dominican Christmas Concert: Dominican High School's Christmas concert, "On a Cold December Night" will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the school's auditorium. The school's band, chamber choir and concert choir will be performing a variety of holiday songs from classic to jazz. Cumberland Winter Festival Concert: Cumberland's all-school concert will be held in the school's gymnasium from 9:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday. All-day kindergarteners and 1st through 5th grade students will perform at both concerts. Morning Kindergarten students perform at 9:45 a.m. and afternoon kindergarten students perform at 1:30 p.m. …
Monday, November 21, 2011
Sara from SarandipitySaves.com shares her Black Friday shopping tips and tricks, and a few of the top store's best deals.
There's some argument as to why we refer to the Friday following Thanksgiving as "Black Friday." Philadelphia claims their police force coined the term in the 1960s after throngs of folks took to the streets to shop 'till they dropped. Others say the name was adopted by retailers as it was traditionally the first day of the year in which their sales brought them out of the red and into the black. I'm leaning toward the latter explanation as last year more than 138 million consumers took advantage of the deep discounts of Black Friday, spending $45 billion in a single day. This year is expected to be an even bigger event. If you're gearing up to head out and throw elbows to snag the day's biggest steals, here's some tips on how to make it a…