“Ramp Up” is a new initiative that aims to fuel entrepreneurship and revitalize three commercial districts in distressed neighborhoods near downtown.
Called together by activist Andre Lee Ellis, community leaders gathered at the intersection of 12th and Concordia streets Wednesday in response to the death of Joseph N. Blunt, 16, who was thrown from the hood of a moving vehicle at the same intersection the day before, to make a plea to the public to drive with care.
The 17th annual Harvest Day in Lindsay Heights attracted neighborhood residents with entertainment, food and community assistance.
Brazilia Hughes relieves some of the pain from her arthritis by utilizing the facilities at her local YMCA.
Express Yourself MKE celebrated its new studio in the Running Rebels building on Fond Du Lac Avenue with an open house.
Doors Open Milwaukee is spotlighting the Lindsay Heights and Layton Boulevard West neighborhoods on Sept. 23 and 24. More than 170 buildings throughout the city will be open to the public.
The Fondy Food Center hosted a centennial celebration and official park opening at the Fondy Farmers Market on Saturday.
Under new leadership, the AACCW is focusing on helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses and expand their access to capital.
Aspiring entrepreneurs filled up on advice and connections—high-octane fuel for startups—at the North Side Business Incubator workshop at St. Ann Center’s Bucyrus Campus.
Fondy Farmers Market will celebrate its centennial by opening the new Fondy Park in Lindsay Heights on Sept. 16.