Sheri Williams Pannell is a playwright, director and actor, and is First Stage’s dramaturg and education department lead teacher.
Teens at the COA Goldin Center worked hard for more than three months to create a mural that represents their perceptions of the Amani neighborhood.
On Monday, January 16, Milwaukee Public Library’s King Branch (310 W. Locust Street) will be open and hold a day of special programs to commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement. The programs are free and open to the public. Celebrate Dr. King’s legacy through a day of […]
Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs is encouraging community members to attend a free and public event on Friday (January 6) featuring nationally-recognized peace activist and social entrepreneur Erica Ford of New York City. The after work session featuring Ms. Ford will be at Render, a new tech start up located at 2209 N. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr., from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Growing up in the Amani neighborhood, Ryan Graham knew his family and his neighbors faced serious challenges but he never felt limited by those conditions.
Milwaukee native Willie Mae Moore talks about how she started fixing homes.
The Milwaukee County District Attorney’s decision to charge a former Milwaukee police officer in the August killing of Sylville K. Smith earned cautious praise from neighborhood residents and community leaders, but some say prosecutors didn’t go far enough.
St. Ann Center hosted its second incubator to help startups launch or expand businesses in the 53205 and 53206 ZIP codes.
Each year the Riverwest Co-op & Cafe teams up with a local non-profit to support our community through a holiday giving campaign. This year we are proud to announce that we are raising funds to support All Peoples Church in their work with our community’s youth and to end gun violence.
Birdsong’s, a family-owned aromatherapy shop that sells body oils, soaps and African-themed items has reopened two blocks from its original spot on King Drive.