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166. Capital Brewery: Located in Middleton, Wisconsin, Capital Brewery is the brewer of many fine beers like Wisconsin Amber and Capital ...
167. Good Neighbor Festival: An annual community festival that is held at Fireman's Park in Middleton. The festival features a carnival, enterta...  
168. Cars on State: A classic car show that takes place on State Street. Last year (May 12, 2007) was the first year. The next event is...
169. Wisconsin State Fair Park: This suburb of Milwaukee has been host to the Wisconsin State Fair since 1892. The park's lot also used to include ...  
170. Cheeseheads: Cheeseheads can refer to either 1) the foam cheesehead hats made by Foamation, 2) Wisconsinites, or 3) Green Bay Pa...
171. Lucky Apartments: Monstrosity of a building that opens into the sidewalk on University Avenue. When you're walking by, make sure to s...  
172. Maders: Maders is a famous German restaurant located on Milwaukee's Old World Third Street. Inside of Maders it really does...
173. Usinger's: Usinger's is a nationally known family owned sausage maker. They specialize in old world styles of sausages. Locate...
174. Glarner Stube: The Glarner Stube is a very old school Swiss restaurant. The owners even close up shop for about a month to get ba...  
175. Madisonian: Typically a non-student resident of Madison, most genuinely someone who is originally from Madison. There are tens ...
176. Fitchburger: Does Fitchburg have an official term to refer to its residents? My informal research of resident came up with nothi...  
177. Rowe Pottery Works: Based in Cambridge Wisconsin, Rowe Pottery Works has been making salt-glazed pottery for more than 35 years. Their ...
178. Kid's Coulee: A large jungle gym project in the middle of Myrick Park.  
179. Catbirds: A successful CBA basketball team in the early 90's, winning the CBA championship in 1990 and 1992 behind coach Flip...  
180. Oktoberfest USA: The name of the German festival that livens up La Crosse every October. The city's first Oktoberfest USA festival t...  
 
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Milwaukee-speak for clear soda, such as 7-Up or Sprite.

1. Italian swear word used commonly, since most of the city is Italian. Let's just say it's an f-word.

2. New York Italian slang for the "f word"

General Motors and Ford, the two major automotive companies in the city.

You may hear the locals refer to the Clinton Presidential Library this way. It does sort of resemble one.

Original nickname for the Syracuse University sports teams. No, it has nothing to do with crackers, but rather Syracuse's prominence in the salt trade. The Saltine Warriors then became the Orangemen, and then the more gender-neutral Orange.