The Big Eazy is participating in MKE Black Restaurant Week (April 17 through April 23) for the first time this year. See more coverage of MKE Black Restaurant Week here.
In the wake of a decision by the Milwaukee County Board to create Community Restoration Centers, which will provide employment, health care and educational services, officials said additional resources and collaboration are necessary to address the needs of underserved communities.
Milwaukee Academy of Science and City on a Hill Youth Center students recently had the opportunity to learn about tree science by climbing trees and watching professional arborists work on them.
Irie Zulu is one of the eateries participating in the second Black Restaurant Week, running from April 17 to April 23. The restaurant brings together grandma’s cooking with African and Jamaican cuisine. See more coverage of MKE Black Restaurant Week here.
In this photo gallery, longtime South Side resident Travis Hope and his daughter Iveliz share a walk through their neighborhood park.
Caribbean dances performed by the Panadanza Dance Company and butterfly-themed crafts helped kick off the Milwaukee Public Library’s MKE Big Read program on Saturday, focused on the novel “In the Time of the Butterflies” by Julia Alvarez.
For the first time in 15 years, Washington High School made it to the state chess tournament. Head coach Micheal Moore has his eyes on a championship.
Concordia resident Tyrice Baskin thinks the streets of Milwaukee should be repaired so they cause less damage to residents’ vehicles.
Daddy’s Soul Food, at 754 N. 27th St., is one of the eateries participating in the second Black Restaurant Week, running from April 17 to April 23. See more coverage of MKE Black Restaurant Week here.
Residents of seven Near West Side neighborhoods highlighted the area’s assets — including diversity, local businesses, parks and walkability — as well as concerns such as gentrification and the perception of crime.