An old-fashioned showdown between health officials and water watchdogs over whether the city continues to downplay concerns about lead poisoning from the water continues, with no one ready to flinch.
Eduardo Loera, a long time South Side pastor, has joined State Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa and Democratic operative Justin Bielinski in declaring candidacy for the 8th District aldermanic seat.
Tireless volunteer Gwen T. Jackson, who spent much of her life serving the community as a volunteer at a number of organizations. including the American Red Cross, has died at age 90.
Are the safety of inmates being ignored, resulting in death? Reports from the latest death within the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility and from a new assessment on conditions within Wisconsin Department of Corrections facilities suggests they are.
Representatives of the Health Department, Milwaukee Water Works, the Department of Public Works and others will be on hand to answer questions about the city’s lead crisis on Friday, March 22.
Are taco food trucks creating safety problems along West National Avenue? That’s the question Mayor Barrett and the Common Council must address as the battle over a ban on taco trucks shows no sign of ending.
MATC’s Promise program has helped thousands of low-income students focus on school without having to worry about the burden of tuition.
A neighborhood of “cumulative disadvantages” is how a new report from the UW-Milwaukee Center for Economic Development characterizes Milwaukee’s 53206 ZIP code area.
One in 10 children in Milwaukee have tested with elevated blood lead levels. But what is the source: paint, water, both? Depends on whom you ask.
Jose Vasquez’s life has come full circle since he met Rodney Campbell as a troubled teen. After serving a stint in prison, the former gang-banger now works with his mentor to help at-risk youths turn their lives around.