The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation and African American Chamber of Commerce will soon kick off a new revolving loan fund to help provide capital to small businesses and boost black entrepreneurship.
The Vliet Street Business Association is accepting nominations for its first annual business awards contest. Nominations will be accepted for the 2014 Vliet Street Business Awards through January 3, 2014. Awards will be offered in five categories, including: • Emerging Business: This award highlights the growing number of new businesses moving to Vliet Street. Businesses that […]
Washington Park residents praised Habitat for Humanity for choosing their neighborhood as the first for its Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative, a new $20 million community-building strategy.
The Night-Time Trick or Treat event put on by the Martin Drive Neighborhood Association has helped build community for 19 years.
The Martin Drive neighborhood recently opened two Little Free Libraries, a book exchange intended to help promote literacy.
Since 2003, Debbie Pagel of Eat Cake! has been crafting sculpted cakes that range from the artistic to the absurd, including robots, musical instruments, houses, apes, elegant wedding cakes, and of course, shoes. To see the shop’s creations, stop by on a Friday (it would be a good idea to make arrangements with Debbie first) […]