Although there didn’t appear to be any lords leaping or drummers drumming, two Borchert Field men made Christmas merrier for neighborhood children. For 12 days before Christmas they collected, wrapped and distributed warm clothing and toys from a front porch at 9th and Ring streets.
Archives for December 2012
Resident concerns about asbestos and lead contamination from the KK River Rehabilitation and Flood Control Project have resulted in a policy change by the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District.
The Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service wishes you a joyous holiday and a happy new year.
The Washington Park Partners Housing Committee used a drawing to select potential buyers for three foreclosed homes at the organization’s annual meeting. Even with the work that needs to be done on the houses, they are a real bargain.
WUWM Lake Effect
The New York Times
For 20 years, ACTS Housing has helped low-income families become homeowners. In 2012 alone, 150 families have purchased homes with ACTS’ help, with 100 families moving into vacant or foreclosed homes.
With the New Year approaching and the obligatory resolutions being made, here’s a suggestion for smokers. Commit to quit in 2013! No one knows why some people get asthma and others do not, but what is better known are some of the triggers that can cause asthma attacks and, according to the Centers for Disease […]