February 27, 2014
Mayor Tom Barrett recognized four sixth- and seventh-graders representing 52 middle-school students participating in the “I Have A Dream” college preparatory program in his State of the City address.
February 27, 2014
February 17, 2014
Lovers of gospel music and those who always have wanted to experience it will come together at a “Gospel Jubilee” to raise money for a new Lisbon Avenue Community Health Center.
January 23, 2014
LISC volunteers spent Martin Luther King Jr. Day converting a storage space into a “dream room,” where students from the Calvary Christian Academy followed afterwards.
January 14, 2014
TRUE Skool starts its 10th year in a large new home on the lower level of The Shops of Grand Avenue’s Plankinton Building. The urban arts program for teens will kick off a series of anniversary events with a grand opening on Gallery Night.
December 31, 2013
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service covered a wide range of stories focused on central city neighborhoods during the past year. In the second of a three-part series, Reporter Edgar Mendez explains why his story about the Packers’ football field in Mitchell Park is his favorite of 2013. It was originally published on June 10.
November 11, 2013
People walking through the intersection of 31st and Burnham encountered Typeface, a public art project that recently bloomed on a boarded-up corner store.
November 5, 2013
The fourth annual Día de los Muertos parade celebrated children and other loved ones who have passed away.
October 29, 2013
Different interpretations of traditional Mexican altars commemorating the dead are on display at Walker’s Point Center for the Arts.
October 24, 2013
The Arts@Large gallery is displaying student artwork from nine Milwaukee Public Schools in its Life Cycles exhibit, which will run for the next three months.