Teen ‘bike hub’ interns shift gears for the summer 

Teen ‘bike hub’ interns shift gears for the summer 

July 30, 2014
Mobile Bike Hub internship provides teens with a unique opportunity to learn bike repair and prepare for employment after high school.

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Grant winners provide rides for Lindsay Heights youngsters

Grant winners provide rides for Lindsay Heights youngsters

July 23, 2014
Sixty children received free bicycles, helmets and classes, thanks to the winners of last year’s DreamBig! competition.

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Kids, parents pass on parks, playgrounds in favor of street hoops

Kids, parents pass on parks, playgrounds in favor of street hoops

July 22, 2014
Makeshift basketball hoops and courts in the middle of city streets allow parents to keep a watchful eye on their children.

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Diverse music brings together diverse audience at Silver City concert series

Diverse music brings together diverse audience at Silver City concert series

July 14, 2014
Free summer concerts and art projects in Silver City offer families an opportunity to enjoy summer with their neighbors.

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Greater Together coalition unites to combat Milwaukee segregation

Greater Together coalition unites to combat Milwaukee segregation

July 11, 2014
The Greater Together coalition, a group of Milwaukee designers and activists, is working to combat segregation through an awareness campaign and innovation competition.

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Autistic children take center stage at theater camp

Autistic children take center stage at theater camp

July 8, 2014
SuperStars Summer Arts Camp brings out talent and social skills of children on the autism spectrum through drama, art and dance.

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Fireworks and other festivities set to celebrate Independence Day

Fireworks and other festivities set to celebrate Independence Day

July 3, 2014
Looking for a place to celebrate the Fourth of July? Several Milwaukee County Parks will be hosting parades, contests and fireworks displays to help residents celebrate Independence Day.

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Painting with Purpose gives foreclosed properties a new look

Painting with Purpose gives foreclosed properties a new look

July 3, 2014
Volunteers for Painting with Purpose plan to decorate 40 boarded-up houses in the Amani neighborhood to help decrease theft.

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Students’ vision for Milwaukee inspires local artist’s Bronzeville art project

Students’ vision for Milwaukee inspires local artist’s Bronzeville art project

June 26, 2014
Artist Laci Coppins created “Voices for the Community: Visions for Milwaukee,” a temporary art installation in Bronzeville, with the help of children in a mentoring program at St. Marcus Lutheran School.

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Posters, paintings, photos illustrate ‘The Art of Music in Milwaukee’

Posters, paintings, photos illustrate ‘The Art of Music in Milwaukee’

June 19, 2014
Milwaukee’s “passion for music through visual arts” is displayed in an exhibit at the Walker's Point Center for the Arts until July 12.

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