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Packer mania brings extra green and gold to businesses

Ian Yakob

February 8, 2011

The Packers Pro Shop wasn’t the only place profiting off Green Bay’s successes, as the Packers’ Super Bowl XLV championship run provided extra opportunities for Milwaukee bars and restaurants to cash in on the home team hype. With each passing wee...

Caffrey’s Pub smoke-free environment receives thumbs up

Dominic Tortorice

February 11, 2010

A little more than a month after Caffrey's Pub's decision to go smoke-free, the bar's owners and patrons are reporting increased satisfaction with the pub's overall environment. Caffrey's,  717 N. 16th St., instituted its policy on Jan. 1. A ...

Caffrey’s Pub to go smoke free Jan. 1

Rebecca Prybell

December 10, 2009

In anticipation of a new Wisconsin law banning smoking at bars, restaurants and workplaces that goes into effect in July 2010, Caffrey’s Pub, 717 N. 16th St.,  is going smoke free on Jan. 1. Caffrey’s owner Mike Vitucci,...

Campus bars keep on chuggin’

Tony DiZinno

October 15, 2009

Marquette’s campus bars are hoping their business doesn’t mirror the weather patterns as the calendar shifts into the winter months. A possible concern for the bars into the winter months is whether the class of 2010 will ...