When it comes to comedy, Chastity Washington is no joke. The North Side native is considered to be one of the best comedians in the city.
Students get into the act-literally-thanks to Black Arts MKE
Black Arts MKE used the production, “Harlem Renaissance,” by local playwright Malaina Moore to teach children about a rich history of Black art.
NNS Spotlight: La Familia de Arte makes artists out of everyday South Siders
Some South Side residents don’t consider themselves to be artists. But La Familia de Arte brings the artist out of them anyway.
Scholarship competition seeks to get out the vote – and the art
The I Am a Voter scholarship competition tasks individuals with producing an impactful social media post in the form of a graphic design, 2D art piece or 15-second video or animation that informs, inspires and activates Wisconsin voters to vote during the midterm elections.
The 3rd annual Milwaukee Black Theater Festival shines a spotlight on the Black family
With the theme of “The Black Family: Generations Speak!” the third annual Milwaukee Black Theater Festival is all about family ties.
NNS Spotlight: How Your Move MKE uses hip-hop and chess to help youths
Your Move MKE combines chess, hip-hop music and other skills to teach youths self-awareness, discipline and leadership
Journey House’s youth athletics programs return after two-year hiatus caused by COVID
After two years without baseball, football and other sports, summer athletic programs are underway at Journey House.
Here’s how and where to celebrate Juneteenth this year in Milwaukee
Juneteenth, the annual celebration of the last slaves learning they’d been freed, is back. For the 51st year in a row, Milwaukee is celebrating.
Report outlines inequities, challenges for youth sports leagues in the city versus the suburbs
Youth athletic organizations in the city are struggling to maintain access and engagement, which means fewer young people can benefit from the opportunities sports provide.
The slow fade of youth sports in Milwaukee
Fewer kids are playing sports, including baseball in Milwaukee, as the competitive gap between baseball in the city and suburbs continues to grow.
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