Milwaukee County has adopted the SEED initiative, which employs mobile markets, community gardens and food preservation to address the issues of hunger and urban food deserts.
Peaches Ellis, 49, talks about why she loves her job caring for the elderly and disabled.
Ajamou Butler hosted the fifth annual “Heal the Hood” block party in Harambee last Saturday and Sunday to promote peace in the community.
The longstanding baseball league started its season with an afternoon game at Carver Park.
The county recently adapted new bus routing and scheduling after a Costco opened in Menomonee Falls, but the needs of some workers on the early shift remain unmet and the long-term future of the route is uncertain.
Donelle Maclin, 14, says he finds enjoyment in tumbling, an activity that forces him to face fears and allows him to clear his head.
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.
Minister Sam Coleman, 28, aims to spread messages of faith and hope throughout the Sherman Park neighborhood and the Milwaukee community.
Milwaukee Rising has renovated more than 70 foreclosed, distressed homes, selling more than 60 of them to individuals and families in Sherman Park.
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.