A new café, Sam’s Place, is opening; Employ Milwaukee offers a job interview workshop; the Milwaukee Public Museum celebrates Black History Month; James Causey and Kondwani Fidel discuss “Unlearning Racism”; and watch the “REPair Divides” series.
The Milwaukee Health Department will have a year to address concerns raised in a review by the Department of Health Services. We break down what this means for the department and for you.
Check out the Urban Ecology Center’s Winter Wonderwalks; get answers you need in the citizenship legal clinic; support Black-owned food trucks; participate in a talk about incarceration; and celebrate female hip-hop artists.
For Black History Month, we looked through our archives to find articles, op-eds and personal essays that deserve to be revisited. That includes this piece written by Dr. Rob Smith and Barbara Miner discussing how the criminalization of Black people remains remarkably resilient.
Grants from Advocate Aurora Health will help UMOS and the Asha Project address domestic violence and sexual assault.
We talked with Jake Brandt, director of marketing and communications at Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity, to answer questions about the process.
Rick Banks, Annia Leonard and Dom Portis pay tribute to Milwaukee’s rich Black history, sharing people, places and projects they want you to know about.
For Black History Month, we looked through our archives to find articles, op-eds and personal essays that deserve to be revisited. That includes a reflection from Michaela Lacy from this past summer, reflecting on the legacy of her late uncle, Ernest Lacy.
A bipartisan group of legislators is launching a new effort to reform Wisconsin’s tougher-than-average expungement laws.
Michelle Buckhanan started out crocheting to relieve stress. Now she is the owner of her own yarn store.