After a successful inaugural season as a community supported agriculture business, Young Farmers of Milwaukee kicked off its second season by attending the Urban Ecology Center Local Farmer Open House.
Darren and Vedale Hill grew up in poverty in Riverwest. Now in their twenties, the brothers have returned to teach and inspire local children.
Recently, Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch read holiday stories and visited with students at St. Marcus Lutheran School.
Northcott Neighborhood House has provided preschool, youth, teen and adult recreational and educational programming since it was incorporated in 1962.
Funders, state legislators and community leaders toured the Historic Martin Luther King Dr. commercial corridor and two others recently to view progress and discuss challenges.
Community members gathered at Kilbourn Park to celebrate the Young Farmers organization and see the unveiling of the mural dedicated to the farming program.
Project Focal Point, Inc., located in Milwaukee’s Borchert Field neighborhood, gives senior citizens information and resources, food and fun.
The city of Milwaukee’s plan to revitalize the historic Bronzeville in a new location may take a step forward soon.
Growing Power, in collaboration with the Martin Luther King Economic Development Corp., has opened a Deli & Food Market in the Harambee neighborhood.
Youth Rising Up, a group of Milwaukee teens and young adults, has joined a national protest against the Family Dollar store chain, which has begun selling tobacco products. The youth activists protested outside of the North Avenue store and then brought their concerns to City Hall.