The renovated teen center at Mary Ryan Boys & Girls Club provides a computer lab, theater performance area, game area and a place to study.
Mariah Robinson-Page started going to the Mary Ryan Boys & Girls Club in Sherman Park when she was 5 years old. Now she is a member of the staff.
Grassroots activists launch the Marcus Garvey Community Garden on 37th Street.
Community members attending a discussion about the aftermath of the violence in Sherman Park last summer called for better police treatment of African-Americans, more engagement with youth, and improved education and housing to prevent future unrest in central city neighborhoods.
The Buildings-Landscapes-Cultures Field School at the UWM Department of Architecture is compiling stories of neighbors and architecture in Milwaukee for the sixth straight year.
A new redevelopment underway in the Sherman Park neighborhood stands as a model for healing Milwaukee by generating positive economic and social returns in communities of color.
Community members developed the concepts portrayed in a new Sherman Park mural created by artist Tia Richardson.
African-Americans living in segregated neighborhoods lack access to jobs and are more likely to live in poverty.
Grassroots leaders who gathered in Sherman Park after a not guilty verdict came down for the killer of Sylville Smith, said the black community must unite to fight for change and a better tomorrow.
Green Bay Packers linebacker Jayrone Elliott and UnitedHealthcare teamed up today for a volunteer service project at Milwaukee Public Schools’ Townsend Street School in the Sherman Park neighborhood.