Brandon Culpepper is using his mentoring program, PeppNation, to bring nontraditional sports to Milwaukee youth while teaching them skills such as teamwork and discipline. The program also helps bridge divides between communities.
Walter Bond, a managing director with Teach For America Milwaukee, argues that the discussion of black-on-black crime is a red herring, distracting from the issue of police killings of unarmed black men.
Reliance on charitable food programs increases, as does the need for healthy food options
This two-part special report addresses the challenges of feeding the growing number of people facing hunger in Milwaukee.
Bob Olin has owned the Sherman Perk Coffee Shop for 14 years. He knows what is important to the community by the conversations customers have in his shop.