World War II veteran Jesse Haro, 93, was presented with the second annual Latino Veteran of the Year Award at the Milwaukee County War Memorial Center.
Layton Boulevard West
The highlight of LBWN’s annual neighborhood gathering was the opportunity for participants to share their personal stories with neighbors in small breakout groups. The room buzzed as each person in the circle spent a few minutes talking about his or her life. Community members of all ages and backgrounds came together at the annual event […]
Youth-led Dia de Los Muertos workshops and festivities at Escuela Verde charter school offered students insights into their culture and traditions.
Our School Stellar Collegiate is a brand new school that seeks to create outstanding outcomes for students, while simultaneously beingthebestplacetoworkinourcity! StellarCollegiatewasrecommendedforapprovalbytheUniversityofWisconsin – Milwaukee in September of 2015 and will open on the Southside of Milwaukee on August 29, 2016 to 140 students in K4 and K5, growing one grade level a year until we reach […]
Residents of Burnham Park overcame a language barrier and created new connections through a project to install solar-powered address plaques on their block.
About 50 potential homebuyers participated in a weekend bus tour of six homes in the Burnham Park, Silver City and Layton Park neighborhoods.
Stellar Collegiate Charter School, a tuition-free, public charter school serving students in Kindergarten through 5th grade, was approved by the Charter School Office of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, on September 30, 2015. Stellar Collegiate will open its doors to 140 K4 and K5 students during the 2015-2016 school year. Stellar Collegiate was founded on the […]
A proposed “knowledge exchange” partnership would put the high-performing Carmen charter school and public Pulaski High School under one roof in an effort to improve achievement at the struggling South Side high school.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the newly renovated Arlington Heights Park drew neighbors, funders and public officials.
About 20 bikers from the North and South sides participated in a recent Black & Brown Unity Ride, organized by Red Bike & Green, which promotes biking to improve health, environment and the local economy.