Clarke Square resident Ras Maurice McCutcheon, 17, is happy that Milwaukee values its park system. He says it offers everyone a chance to escape urban environments and smartphones and to take their minds off of what’s bothering them at home.
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.
Starting in downtown Milwaukee, marchers in the Labor Day parade demonstrated pride in their unions as they made their way to the Summerfest grounds, where they were greeted with free entertainment.
It was a beautiful and busy summer in our city. This gallery collects photos from throughout Milwaukee neighborhoods during July and August 2017.
Sherman Park resident Farina Brooks came to a meeting about last summer’s unrest in her neighborhood to say her community would be better off if adults would build relationships with youth.
Milwaukeeans’ eyes turned skyward — with proper protection, of course — to see a rare solar eclipse.
Stacey Cooper talks about her experience with renting, home ownership and what matters when it comes to maintaining neighborhoods.
Mariah Robinson-Page started going to the Mary Ryan Boys & Girls Club in Sherman Park when she was 5 years old. Now she is a member of the staff.
Grassroots activists launch the Marcus Garvey Community Garden on 37th Street.
City youth who are interested in mountain biking are invited to check out the Milwaukee Mountain Biking Team, which meets twice a week at Riverside University High School.