The Silver Spring Neighborhood Center, located in the heart of the Westlawn public housing development, has been a been a positive influence on Milwaukee’s northwest side community since 1958.
Phongsavan Market, an Asian market on Milwaukee’s northwest side that has provided a home away from home for some of the city’s Hmong, will open an 84,000-square-foot building just south of the current market.
A $30 million federal grant to transform a 3-square-mile area on the city’s northwest side that includes the Westlawn public housing development has prompted skepticism by some Westlawn residents.
Te’Jon Lucas, who ranks among Wisconsin’s top 20 basketball players, received 16 scholarship offers to play Division I basketball, and chose the Fighting Illini.
Doors Open Milwaukee will showcase six central city attractions during its free event, which runs Sept. 19 and 20.
The Silver Spring Neighborhood Center distributed backpacks filled with school supplies to children who live in the Westlawn housing development and the surrounding community to help get their school year off to a good start.
Reggie Jackson of the Black Holocaust Museum puts the slogan ‘Black Lives Matter’ to the test in a lecture series that traces the history of devaluing black people in America.
HEDC is excited to announce the completion of the Havenwoods Community documentary. Beginning on July 13th HEDC will release the first of seven short documentaries with each telling a unique story in Havenwoods. Watch as we release a new story every Monday via email starting on July 13th through August 24th . With the Havenwoods […]
An anti-pregnancy program, called the Loving and Developing Yourself (LADY) group, encourages teenage girls to seek academic excellence and set career goals while avoiding pregnancy.
Milwaukee’s range of affordably priced homes, combined with lower mortgage rates than a year ago attracted more than 250 house hunters to a recent homeownership fair organized by Take Root Milwaukee.