Ken and Joyce McGhee were brought together by the Milwaukee Open Housing marches, during which they experienced tear gas and violence by angry white mobs.
Harbor District Inc. searches for ways to protect the waterfront’s habitat and utilize vacant land.
Christine James, 37, talks about raising her children on Vilet Street in the Martin Drive neighborhood.
TRUE Skool interns showcased their final projects after a seven-week program that included using the arts to cope with stress.
Milwaukee Public Schools’ recreation department provides low-cost classes and activities that cover a range of interests and are guaranteed to keep children busy.
Historic Mitchell Street, Clarke Square and Muskego Way residents illustrate what their community means to them with the help of muralists Tia Richardson and Jeanette Martín.
The Clarke Square Neighborhood Initiative and Milwaukee County Parks partnered to create Milwaukee’s newest concert series — Music in Mitchell Park.
A city of Milwaukee initiative encourages people to donate to local aid organizations rather than give money to panhandlers.
Milwaukee County has adopted the SEED initiative, which employs mobile markets, community gardens and food preservation to address the issues of hunger and urban food deserts.
At the 4th annual Jazz in the Hood, Milwaukee residents celebrated music and art, and raised awareness about bone marrow donations.