A weeklong celebration of black-owned restaurants is taking place across the city through April 23. Milwaukee Black Restaurant Week features special deals at the various eateries.
Peter Drews, a Playworks coach at Hopkins Lloyd Community School, uses “game time” classes to teach leadership skills, conflict resolution and collaboration.
The Dominican Center will host Make Change Happen in 2016, a community organizing training for youth ages 15 – 22. Reverend Yehiel Curry will facilitate the series of Saturday sessions from 10am to 1pm beginning May 14, 2016. The training continues twice a month through October 2016. Upon completion of the training, participants will be […]
Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs is challenging recent Milwaukee high school graduates to dissect the concept of “freedom” for the 8th Annual Freedom Essay Scholarship Contest. The scholarship is open to current and recent high school graduates from Milwaukee who are college-bound. The topic for the essay is “freedom,” and it provides graduates with an opportunity […]
Aldermanic candidates in several key races responded to a Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service survey about how they would address crime, attract jobs to their district and other community concerns.
Teens and young adults of all races shared their stories of police misconduct at a listening session with U.S. Department of Justice representatives.
The long-term homeless shelter for women and children is changing its program and planning an outreach center to serve young women pregnant with their first babies.
When: Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 Where: North Division HS, 1011 W Center St Milwaukee, WI 53206 Time: 10:00AM – 1:00PM (Refreshments served afterwards) Why: 53206 & Political Forum Did you know that 53206 is characterized as one of the most poverty stricken zip codes in the nation, and is considered the worse place to raise a black […]
Spoken-word artists, singers and community members celebrated Black History Month and the 53206 ZIP code at “Our History: Telling it like it is.”
The multi-million dollar St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care brings state-of-the-art facilities to Park West and surrounding communities.