A mural honoring the 50-year history of UMOS, one of the first organizations to provide social services for Latinos in Wisconsin, will be unveiled in the fall.
Citizen Action of Wisconsin is claiming that the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. is inaccurately reporting the number of jobs in the beleaguered neighborhood.
Vaun Mayes and other community members have been working to provide disadvantaged youth in Sherman Park with food, programming and guidance, but a 6 p.m. curfew makes their work more difficult.
Young people participating in an Urban Underground summer program launched the online Youth Rise Magazine, which profiles five central-city teens working to improve their communities.
Harbor District Inc. searches for ways to protect the waterfront’s habitat and utilize vacant land.
Milwaukee Christian Center recently unveiled its 14th YouthBuild house, constructed in Walker Square.
In the wake of violent protests in the Sherman Park neighborhood, two spoken-word poetry groups joined together to host an open-mic event there.
TRUE Skool interns showcased their final projects after a seven-week program that included using the arts to cope with stress.
Cine Sin Fronteras, a new program of Milwaukee Film, will feature six films that touch on topics including racism, classism, xenophobia and sexuality.
The sometimes-violent demonstrations that erupted in Sherman Park after the police killing of a 23-year-old black man are the result of long-standing tensions, say residents and community leaders.