The owner of a gas station destroyed during August demonstrations in Sherman Park is hoping to rebuild but, at a recent community feedback session, residents raised serious concerns about the business.
Martina Joiner, 46, has lived in the city of Milwaukee her whole life, and believes things need to change.
The Big Eazy is participating in MKE Black Restaurant Week (April 17 through April 23) for the first time this year. See more coverage of MKE Black Restaurant Week here.
For the first time in 15 years, Washington High School made it to the state chess tournament. Head coach Micheal Moore has his eyes on a championship.
America’s Black Holocaust Museum, established in 1984 but forced to operate without a physical location since 2008, will return to Bronzeville, pending a successful capital campaign, as part of a $17 million mixed-use development.
The Adams Garden Park, a mixed-use garden center and community gathering place, is being developed by Larry and Sharon Adams, founders of Walnut Way.
About 50 teenagers attended the second annual Harambee Youth Soundbox Lock-In at the COA Holton Center.
Milwaukee artist Tia Richardson recently completed her mural, “The Love That Holds Us,” at All Peoples Church in Harambee.
The Milwaukee TechForce Training center, created by a $1.3 million federal grant, has brought together public and private partners with the goal of educating and retraining individuals to provide access to family-sustaining careers in the information technology industry.
Artist Fatima Laster shares her thoughts on her painting “Be My Voice,” in which she addresses police brutality against African-American women.