Khalid Walid hopes the opening of new businesses at Sherman Phoenix will bring former residents back to the North Side.
Seven high schools and three middle schools participated in the annual competition at Rufus King High School, last year’s winner.
Voces de la Frontera is advocating for state legislation that would make roads safer, keep families together by avoiding threats of deportation and improve police-community relations.
Panelists at a recent conference hosted by the Marquette Law School said youth violence can be prevented by improving relations with both community members and law enforcement.
The program has helped thousands of Milwaukee residents to clear outstanding warrants and license suspensions since 2016. The next Warrant Withdrawal Wednesday is on Nov. 14.
The Walking School Bus program, which first started in fall 2017 at Lincoln Avenue School, will soon pick up nearly 20 children along an expanded route every Monday and Friday.
Former President Barack Obama visited North Division High School on Friday, Oct. 26, his first time visiting the North Side school since 2014.
Jose Ruiz says despite the violence his four daughters continue to witness through their childhoods, there’s hope for ending it.
Only a fraction of sexual assault victims come forward, according to experts, and when they do, they want people to listen to them and believe them.
The Milwaukee Reentry Council’s goal is to reduce the number of re-offenders by 50 percent in the next five years by providing emotional support and resources after they return to society.