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Layton Boulevard West
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.
Greetings to my LBWN friends and partners, Today, I am writing to report to you about the impact LBWN has achieved during the last two years and to let you know about some exciting personal news. Since 2015, LBWN has leveraged over $5.4 million in neighborhood investments – a 29% increase over the prior two-year […]
UMOS Latina Resource Center hosted a candlelight vigil where staff and supporters gathered to name the 53 women killed by domestic violence this year.
Marquette University researchers and the United Community Center joined together to offer Familia Sanas, a culturally appropriate program to treat Spanish-speaking Latino children diagnosed with ADHD.
The National Trust for Historic Preservation has named Milwaukee’s Mitchell Park Domes to its 2016 list of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. This annual list spotlights important examples of the nation’s architectural and cultural heritage that are at risk of destruction or irreparable damage.
Recommendations from the Mitchell Park Domes Task Force regarding the future of the Domes should come within a year. The Tropical Dome reopened recently after being closed in February due to safety concerns.
A home program in Layton Boulevard West seeks to provide affordable, energy-efficient homes by renovating foreclosures, but new foreclosures threaten to displace residents.
Teen participants in Layton Boulevard West’s Code Academy learn the building blocks of computer programming.
Cine Sin Fronteras, a new program of Milwaukee Film, will feature six films that touch on topics including racism, classism, xenophobia and sexuality.