Oliver Feest, 11, of Algoma, Wis., celebrated his birthday with a family trip to the Mitchell Park Domes.
Marcus Shepherd explains how a successful career as a drywall finisher inspired him to give back by working with teens at Urban Underground.
Saw Wee, a refugee from Burma, sings his song “Thank you U.S.A” at Milwaukee’s World Refugee Day.
Alberto Rojas, who does maintenance work for Gorman & Company at the Kunzelmann-Esser Loft Apartments on Mitchell Street, talks about his day.
Natasha Burchette, with her children Adrianna and Kenyae, and Carlton Warren were among the city residents who came to a recent community forum on transit in metro Milwaukee. They explain how they use city buses.
At All-Star Car Wash on Vliet Street, they do more than clean vehicles — they sell tables. This summer, James Dukes hopes many outdoor diners will enjoy a meal with friends and family around the picnic tables he and the crew at All-Star Car Wash put together.
Ricardo Castillo, co-owner of Finca Realty, recently purchased a building on 36th and Pierce in the Silver City neighborhood after searching in the neighborhood for five years. He’s been invested in the community, and with this new purchase, he’s going all in.
Talisha Paige has lived on the North Side of Milwaukee her whole life. On the market for a new house, she participated in a home tour in the Layton Boulevard West neighborhoods over the weekend. After the tour, she shared her impressions.
“Make a basket and win a prize,” calls out Michael Kelly, who is on the road for nine months each year running the Rainbow Valley game stand. Diane George operates a food concession and had never been to Milwaukee before. Local business owner Rodrigo Diez has been a regular at the Mitchell Street Fair for […]
Lakendra Carter, 18, recently participated in a series of dialogues co-produced by Metcalfe Park’s Building Neighborhood Capacity Program and the Zeidler Center for Public Discussion. She was one of about 20 young adults from Metcalfe Park who expressed what’s on their minds. Here she shares some of her personal story.