Agape Community Center is working to provide healthier food for the families who participate in its community meal program.
Individuals and organizations are invited to submit news releases, short articles and photos about their issues and events.
Menomonee Valley Passage tapped for design award
Menomonee Valley Passage, a pedestrian bridge at 37th and Pierce Streets on the north edge of Layton Boulevard West, is among the 22 citywide winners of the 2011 Mayor’s Design Awards, presented by Mayor Tom Barrett. The passage won for better connecting many residents to the Menomonee Valley, creating a trailhead for an extension to […]
Lindsay Heights captures awards for design excellence
Two Lindsay Heights projects are among the 22 citywide winners of the 2011 Mayor’s Design Awards, presented by Mayor Tom Barrett.
Happy spring from Walnut Way
Our peach blossoms were beautiful. The bees are buzzing and our gardens are being planted. Enjoy the photo or stop on by!
Earn & Learn: Youth 14-21 eligible for city program to earn wages, acquire skills
Applications for the City of Milwaukee’s Earn & Learn Private Sector Job Connection are now available online.
Renderings reveal potential locations for Packers field at Mitchell Park
The Mitchell Park redesign project is still in the planning stages, but renderings show two possible locations for the NFL football field donated by the Green Bay Packers to Journey House in 2009.
Five markers to welcome residents, visitors to Clarke Square
The first of five gateway markers for Clarke Square is nearly complete. Once finished, the markers will be placed in various locations throughout Clarke Square.
Teen committee urges support for smoking prevention programs
The Tobacco Teen Advisory committee of UMOS educates other teens about the dangers of smoking. UMOS is a nonprofit organization that provides programs and services for underserved populations. Below are two letters to NNS written by members of the committee.
Photos of refugee families on exhibit at Saint Joseph
Here, There, and Elsewhere: Refugee Families in Milwaukee, a photo-documentary by John Ruebartsch & Sally Kuzma, is on exhibit at Saint Joseph Hospital through June 3, 2011.
Silver City Townhomes
LISC Milwaukee submitted this video about Silver City Townhomes, a project of Layton Boulevard West Neighbors, which received a 2011 MANDI award for neighborhood development innovation. The video was shown at the MANDI awards dinner, sponsored by LISC.