View from the Street: Grassroots Activism in the Black Community, a panel discussion hosted by Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service on Wednesday, Oct. 25, is sold out, but you can watch it live on Facebook beginning at 6 p.m. Panelists are activists Andre Lee Ellis, Vaun Mayes and Markasa Tucker.
NNS reporter Jabril Faraj goes on the air with Lake Effect’s Joy Powers to explain the program’s roots and the progress it has made so far.
NNS reporter Andrea Waxman goes on the air with Lake Effect’s Joy Powers to discuss Men4Men raising awareness of sex trafficking.
NNS reporter Edgar Mendez goes on the air with Lake Effect’s Joy Powers to discuss big changes to local and national GED testing.
NNS reporter Andrea Waxman goes on the air with Lake Effect’s Joy Powers to discuss College Possible, a regional organization that helps low-income students get into college.
Coverage of the unrest in Sherman Park last August by Andrea Waxman, Jabril Faraj and the Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service staff has been recognized in the Milwaukee Press Club’s annual Awards for Excellence in Wisconsin Journalism competition.
NNS reporter Jabril Faraj, goes on the air with Lake Effect’s Joy Powers to discuss Safe Zones community based policing initiative that evolved out of the Dontre Hamilton protests in 2014.
NNS reporter Jabril Faraj, goes on the air with Lake Effect’s Joy Powers to discuss Voces de la Frontera, and a Day without Latinos, Immigrants and Refugees.
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, in collaboration with the School of Journalism & Mass Communications at University of Kansas, is conducting a survey to learn more about how our users interact with the site; how you relate to your community; and some demographic information. It will take you no longer than 10 minutes to complete, and the results will be valuable to NNS and other online local news sites.
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This multimedia series about leaders of nonprofit organizations serving the central city was produced by Professor Herbert Lowe’s spring 2016 digital journalism class at Marquette University’s Diederich College of Communication, in partnership with Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service.