Khalid Walid hopes the opening of new businesses at Sherman Phoenix will bring former residents back to the North Side.
Riverside Tigers win 2018 MPS Drumline Competition
Seven high schools and three middle schools participated in the annual competition at Rufus King High School, last year’s winner.
Fight continues for law to provide driver’s licenses to undocumented people
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.
Positive relationships with adults key to preventing youth violence, panelists say
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.
Registration begins Nov. 1 for Municipal Court’s next Warrant Withdrawal Wednesday
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.
Walking School Bus program at Lincoln to expand route, improve attendance
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.
North Side residents hopeful Obama visit will improve voter turnout
Former President Barack Obama visited North Division High School on Friday, Oct. 26, his first time visiting the North Side school since 2014.
On the Block: A solution to everything
Jose Ruiz says despite the violence his four daughters continue to witness through their childhoods, there’s hope for ending it.
Milwaukee advocacy groups urge victims to report sexual assault
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.
Circles of Support targets North Siders returning from prison
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.
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