In a year when issues such as immigration and a proposed wall at the Mexican border have become major political issues, the nation’s oldest and largest Hispanic organization will hold its convention in Milwaukee in July.
Native American youths learn about their rich heritage in culture classes being offered at the Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center.
Eduardo Loera, a long time South Side pastor, has joined State Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa and Democratic operative Justin Bielinski in declaring candidacy for the 8th District aldermanic seat.
When it comes to the Mitchell Park Domes, repairs aren’t cheap and a new report is suggesting they be demolished. Here’s what you need to know to catch up on the controversial issue.
Are taco food trucks creating safety problems along West National Avenue? That’s the question Mayor Barrett and the Common Council must address as the battle over a ban on taco trucks shows no sign of ending.
Susan Lloyd, the Zilber Family Foundation’s former executive director, spent the last 10 years leading the Zilber Neighborhood Initiative, which invested more than $50 million in the Lindsay Heights, Clarke Square and Layton Boulevard West neighborhoods.
The beat cop initiative has been underway for several months in Clarke Square, and residents and business owners say they appreciate the added police presence in the neighborhood.
The Zilber Neighborhood Initiative, a project of the Zilber Family Foundation, recently drew to a close. The 10-year initiative worked to improve the quality of life in Lindsay Heights, Clarke Square and the Layton Boulevard West neighborhoods of Silver City, Burnham Park and Layton Park. The foundation is a key funder of Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service.
This gallery features festively decorated homes in each of the 18 neighborhoods NNS covers.
Voces de la Frontera is advocating for state legislation that would make roads safer, keep families together by avoiding threats of deportation and improve police-community relations.