Veritas High School students enrolled in the Mentor 2.0 program and their mentors recently gathered at the high school for a celebration.
Rufus King freshman Lacandra McCray reflects on racism and the state of black Americans at a recent gathering in memory of Dontre Hamilton at Red Arrow Park.
Milwaukeeans from around the city gathered to remember and celebrate the life of Dontre Hamilton in Red Arrow Park on the one year anniversary of his death. Some marched to the event from various spots around the city. The event featured music, speakers, food, and tributes to Hamilton’s life.
Calip Stephens reflects on past mistakes and missed opportunities in fatherhood, but finds solace and rejoices in the man his son has become.
Thomas Shaw has worked in the Concordia neighborhood for the last three years, keeping school children safe as they walk to class at the Milwaukee Chinese Language Academy at 25th Street and Wisconsin Avenue.
Ronald Franks, 60, talks about designing a drawing that reveals itself, as the sun rises.
James Baty is a poet who writes about the human condition.
Jazale’s Art Studio recently hosted a grand opening at its new multi-use art studio in Bronzeville.
James Nash, 30, talks about why he felt the need to start working as a young child.
Earlene Green, 66, talks about why she and her husband of more than 15 years went through a period of uncertainty in their relationship.