For the 37th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Writing Contest, students around Milwaukee responded to the theme, “Your Life Has Significance.” Here, we’ve collected the inspiring essays of the six age category winners.
This week, our picks include MLK events throughout the city, free museum admittance for youths, a screening of the film “Artifishal,” free classes for expectant mothers and a performance by LASP guitar orchestra.
Milwaukee’s MLK Day is one of the longest-running observations in the nation. Find out where you can join in.
This weekend, check out Timbuktu Art Colony’s jewelry, preview the #MKEmovementArt exhibit, take in Gallery Night in Amani and Metcalfe Park, join the women’s march and enjoy hip-hop karaoke at the Sherman Phoenix.
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Construction programs, a mobile job van for Milwaukee’s men and a 16-week IT program are some of the employment opportunities available.
Milwaukee is home to many heroes and sheroes. Meet Isabel Castro and Mary Ferwerda, two women making a difference in the community.
Pulaski/Carmen High School basketball coach Melvin White works to ensure his kids win in the game of life.
Don’t go cold this winter season. Organizations throughout Milwaukee are on hand to provide assistance to those in need.
Milwaukee Recreation registration is open; St. Anthony School is hosting an open house; nominate someone for the Difference Makers awards; check out “The Story of a Neighborhood” exhibit as well as the King Drive Commons Gallery and Studio gallery day and night.