July 24, 2014
A teenager and several ex-convicts, are among the volunteers participating in RAGBRAI, a seven-day bicycle ride through Iowa to raise money for the Alma Center.
July 24, 2014
July 22, 2014
Makeshift basketball hoops and courts in the middle of city streets allow parents to keep a watchful eye on their children.
July 14, 2014
Free summer concerts and art projects in Silver City offer families an opportunity to enjoy summer with their neighbors.
July 12, 2014
Community activist Leilani Lopez has started work in Metcalfe Park as co-coordinator for the federal Building Neighborhood Capacity Program.
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.
July 10, 2014
Otis Lynn, 14, and his friends sell bottled water to passersby on the corner of Hadley and 35th streets in the Sherman Park neighborhood.
June 30, 2014
Borchert Field resident Andre Lee Ellis has taken anti-violence efforts into his own hands, paying young black men to clean up their neighborhood for several hours each weekend.
June 23, 2014
Guy Chinang, a 15-year-old immigrant from Cameroon, is giving back to his adopted country by volunteering at the Pan-African Community Association.
June 20, 2014
The owners of Amaranth bakery, in the Washington Park neighborhood, fear their business will be hurt over the next few months by a $1.9 million project to replace the West Lisbon Avenue Bridge.
June 16, 2014
Shaky Jake and his associates make a living by “buying from the rich to sell to the poor.”