The Albert E. Kagel Elementary School, 1210 West Mineral St., near Clarke Square, will have a new principal next fall.
On Saturday, July 30 from 10:30am-1:00pm, Layton Boulevard West Neighbors will host a free, guided bus tour of homes for sale in the Silver City, Burnham Park and Layton Park neighborhoods of Milwaukee’s near South Side. The tour will begin in Room 203 of the Sacred Heart Center at 1545 S. Layton Blvd. (entrance at […]
Volunteers are growing fresh fruits and vegetables at Alice’s Garden as part of a new initiative to increase availability of fresh produce at corner stores in Lindsay Heights.
Members of the Wisconsin Latino/Hispanic Tobacco Prevention Network gathered June 5 to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the state’s ban on smoking. Wisconsin is one of 27 states that have banned smoking in enclosed public spaces.
The Artists Working in Education (AWE) mobile art program is sending four vans stocked with projects and art supplies to neighborhood parks and playgrounds every day for one to two weeks. Children are invited to capture their creativity through painting, sculpture, fabric arts, recyclables, wearable art and more.
A new sports court at Silver City Townhomes is now available for the community to use. The townhomes and sports court recently celebrated their grand opening.
Brown Street Academy principal Ava Morris wanted her students to have a variety of experiences that they might not otherwise have access to. The school lost its part-time art teacher in 2009, so when Morris heard about Arts@Large from a colleague, she jumped at the opportunity. The organization pairs diverse visual, literary, performing and multimedia artist educators with students for a three-year period.
Solar energy is starting to shine a little more brightly in Lindsay Heights. Four organizations in the neighborhood have installed solar-energy systems in the last two years: LaVarnway Boys & Girls Club, Shalom High School, Cross Lutheran Church and Prince Hall apartments.
We Energies’ multifamily incentive program aims to conserve both money and energy by installing energy-efficient products and providing other services at no cost to owners of multifamily buildings.
Looking for a place to watch fireworks this weekend? Below is a list of nearby locations hosting Fourth of July fireworks celebrations.