Twenty excited MPS students were given band and orchestra instruments by the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music in what conservatory and MPS representatives hope will be the first of many community-driven initiatives.
Fire and Police Commission committee meeting, Pi day celebration at The Tandem, “Girl’s Day” at City Hall, winter farmers market enters its final month and Miller Park is having a job fair.
A $200,000 grant from Wells Fargo is helping Habitat for Humanity to build, rehab and repair 100 homes in the Midtown area. Officials say the project will create the highest concentration of affordable, single-family homes built in Milwaukee since World War II.
MATC’s Promise program has helped thousands of low-income students focus on school without having to worry about the burden of tuition.
As a major deadline looms for Milwaukee, researchers from Columbia University offer insights learned on how New York overhauled the way it houses young offenders. Will local and state leaders listen?
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.
When it comes to food, sometimes it’s easier to eat something convenient over something healthy. Kohl’s Healthy Families and the American Cancer Society decided to challenge that idea with nutrition education programs.
School board forum, MAM Community Conversations, Girls’ Day registration, and winter parking extensions are all on the agenda for residents of Milwaukee this week.
Milwaukee has one of the highest incarceration rates in the country. So when men leave the prison system and return home, the Alma Center helps them navigate a pathway to success.
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.