Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

As I mentioned in my Waukesha Freeman column, the 5k “Run from the Cops” event will be shutting down Main Street in the city of Waukesha on Friday, August 21st, along with Friday Night Live. The “Run from the Cops” actually starts further west on Main Street than Friday Night Live, inconveniencing more residents and […]

George Wang at Galleria Edge is hosting an art auction fundraiser Saturday night in downtown Waukesha. The event is called, “One Nipple Minimum,” and the title is a tongue-in-cheek reference to the controversy a few years ago regarding artwork at Waukesha’s city hall that had an exposed nipple. All of the artwork for the event […]

I’ll have to ask my friend George at Waukesha Tattoo Company just how popular is a tattoo like this in conservative Waukesha County. Doesn’t it figure that the Ayn Rand “Atlas Shrugged” tattoo would have to take up the entire back instead of a small one on the arm? I heard the guy originally wanted […]

The downtown task force met Wednesday night without much of the drama promised by a few businesses on Facebook. By the end of the evening it was clear that nobody is out to destroy Freeman Friday Night Live (FFNL), Kerry Mackay of the Steaming Cup thinks the parking spots in front of his place are […]

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It seems like a small issue but it highlights the ridiculousness of the mayor’s new downtown star chamber committee. George Wang, owner of Waukesha Tattoo and Galleria Edge, has been fighting a proposal to put in angle parking on his end of West Main Street. Wang, who also happens to be a blogger, believes the […]

Lest anyone believe that nobody in Waukesha rides a bicycle or that Waukesha is unfriendly to bicyclists, one of local bike enthusiasts says “Bikesha” is Friday the 18th at 7:00 PM: …Friday the 18th at 7pm. Per tradition, we’ll be meeting at Cafe de Arts from 6-7, rolling out on the River Walk & Fox […]

Another article on Waukesha Freeman Friday Night Live and the controversy over closing the streets. The article quotes Scott Verville of American Tattoo on how the street closings have hurt his business. (More from Scott Verville on the subject here.) On the flip side, I asked George Wang of Waukesha Tattoo/Galleria Edge on his feelings […]

George from Waukesha Tattoo Company forgot to wear his tuxedo to the meeting withWaukesha Mayor Jeff Scrima last October.  It’s okay, George. The mayor forgot all about it. Don’t let it consume you. Print this entry

Belated congratulations to George Wang of the Waukesha Tattoo Company for the unveiling of the new mural. I can’t wait to stop by and see it in person. I’ll have to check ahead of time to see if he’s there. He’s on a not-so-secret mission involving duck tape and a ShamWow. Print this entry