At least four of nine school board members will be replaced in the Tuesday election. Here are some thoughts from MPS high school students, a list of the candidates and tips to help you cast your vote.
Happy Monday! From the MPS school board election to a youth leadership forum, there’s a lot going on this week in Milwaukee.
Milwaukee County has submitted a grant proposal seeking state dollars for its new facility for youths in the criminal justice system, releasing visual renderings and further program details.
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.
Nearly 100 MPS students and community leaders attended the third annual Milwaukee County Substance Abuse Prevention Youth Summit, where youths learned about alternatives to drugs and violence.
The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors has approved a long-term lease for the Urban Ecology Center in Washington Park that will allow the center to expand its facilities and services. The center also is planning a $14 million fundraising campaign.
Tireless volunteer Gwen T. Jackson, who spent much of her life serving the community as a volunteer at a number of organizations. including the American Red Cross, has died at age 90.
Pioneers of Mitchell Street’s breakdancing and hip-hop scene take over the Mitchell Street library as they tell stories and show off their moves (they still have them!).
Happy Monday! Here are five things to know about this week, including an MPS school board forum, District 6 crime meeting, and more.
Are the safety of inmates being ignored, resulting in death? Reports from the latest death within the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility and from a new assessment on conditions within Wisconsin Department of Corrections facilities suggests they are.