Monterrey Smoke House, at 551 W. Becher, has been open for five months. It is one of the eateries participating in the second Black Restaurant Week, running from April 17 to April 23. See more coverage of MKE Black Restaurant Week here.
About 50 teenagers attended the second annual Harambee Youth Soundbox Lock-In at the COA Holton Center.
Desmond Mason, former small forward for the Milwaukee Bucks, recently paid a visit to Express Yourself Milwaukee to work with young people.
A new designation as a National Treasure and a lower cost estimate for rehabilitation of the Mitchell Park Domes have renewed hope for its long-term future.
Milwaukee artist Tia Richardson recently completed her mural, “The Love That Holds Us,” at All Peoples Church in Harambee.
Residents who live near a North Side facility that is accused of improperly handling and disposing of hazardous materials urged city and state officials to better regulate companies that pose potential risks.
Community members can vote for the MANDI People’s Choice Award winners from March 27 through April 5. The Milwaukee Awards for Neighborhood Development Innovation honor organizations and individuals for their work to revitalize city neighborhoods.
The Midnight Basketball League offers young men from 17 to 25 support and a safe place to hone their skills.
Women legislators, a judge, a fire department captain, a city attorney and an attorney for the U.S. House of Representatives were among the speakers at the seventh annual Girls’ Day at City Hall.
Unkempt and dangerous baseball facilities at Baran Park have raised ire among parents and local officials, but a proposed $2.3 million field enhancement by Journey House could change all that.