The DRIVE program, created by the Medical College of Wisconsin, gives teens from diverse communities the opportunity to conduct research that targets public health problems.
The county recently adapted new bus routing and scheduling after a Costco opened in Menomonee Falls, but the needs of some workers on the early shift remain unmet and the long-term future of the route is uncertain.
A weeklong celebration of black-owned restaurants is taking place across the city through April 23. Milwaukee Black Restaurant Week features special deals at the various eateries.
The Near West Side Partners “Challenge Fund,” a $5 million initiative, is expected to create new opportunities for investment in economic development efforts on the city’s Near West Side.
Representatives from six local architecture firms came together at UWM to generate ideas to revitalize commercial corridors on the Near West Side.
A new farmers market is slated to launch this June at Enderis Park on the city’s West Side. The new farmers market, set to launch Sunday, June 19, will feature fresh fruits and vegetables along with locally-crafted foods and beverages. It will run on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through September 25 at […]
Maikou Xiong, 25, talks about how her family members help each other navigate life’s challenges.
Attendees at a recent summit on gun violence said a community response is the prescription for ending Milwaukee’s violence.
The long-term homeless shelter for women and children is changing its program and planning an outreach center to serve young women pregnant with their first babies.
Just over a year since the Near West Side Partners’ inception, neighborhood stakeholders look forward to continued community revitalization.