The eighth annual Dia de los Muertos Parade Milwaukee celebrated deceased loved ones with art, music, dance and food.
Nonprofit real estate developer CUPED Corp. has purchased the property that formerly housed the Reader’s Choice bookstore and plans to redevelop the building for Jazale’s Art Studio and Grateful Girls.
The second annual Settlement House Neighborhood Summit focused on ways for community organizations to better engage with residents.
Project Homeless Connect, staffed by agency and student volunteer, brings multiple support services and resources together under one roof.
Community members and leaders share perspectives on local housing problems and potential solutions at Calvary Presbyterian Church as part of Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s region-wide initiative.
A fundraiser and supply drive for victims of the natural disasters in Puerto Rico and Mexico will be held at this weekend’s Latino Family Expo.
Some community members strongly oppose a policy change put forth by Ald. Chevy Johnson that would limit how long roadside memorials can stand and what times of day people can visit them. Others hope the city adopts the change.
The Mitchell Street Branch Library opened Saturday to large crowds. Hundreds of visitors checked out books, used computers and participated in art and music projects to celebrate the new branch on Historic Mitchell Street.
U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore, State Sen. LaTonya Johnson and State Rep. David Crowley, along with other black leaders, led a community engagement canvass in the Amani neighborhood on the North Side.
Despite expressing some disappointment with the projected Milwaukee Streetcar route, residents, business owners and workers in the Historic King Drive area were eager to discuss development ideas with city planners and developers at a recent community meeting.