Led by Voces De La Frontera, more than 1,000 people marched from Walker’s Point to the Milwaukee County Courthouse to call attention to a wide range of causes related to immigrant rights.
Two new apartment buildings with units designated for young people aging out of foster care are planned for the Clarke Square neighborhood, but some residents voiced concern about density and parking at a recent neighborhood meeting.
A group of professional women committed to creating change in Milwaukee initiated “The Walls of Strength,” a project in which community members can inscribe positive messages into clay stones.
Christine Neumann–Ortiz, founder and executive director of Voces De La Frontera, strives to aid immigrants through policy reform, civil aid and legal referrals.
Food from local restaurants and award presentations highlighted the LBWN 2016 gathering.
Esperanza Camarillo purchased a tax-foreclosed house on the South Side of Milwaukee and rehabilitated it using her contracting skills.
Margaret Rozga, poet, civil rights activist and professor emerita of English at UW-Waukesha, recommends two art exhibits now on display to bring light to the dark days of December.
LBWN seeks a highly-motivated Executive Director to lead all aspects of our comprehensive community development efforts.
A daylong party marked the re-opening of the Mitchell Park Domes, which were closed in February for repairs. The future of the Domes is uncertain.
About 150 Milwaukee Public Schools students performed their poetry in front of celebrity judges at a recent poetry slam.