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.
July 10, 2014
July 1, 2014
Federal contracts are available to Milwaukee’s women-owned small-businesses. Owners gathered recently to learn how to get their fair share.
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 27, 2014
Hundreds of urban planners and community stakeholders attended a recent workshop at the Harley-Davidson Museum to weigh in on future development in the Menomonee Valley.
June 16, 2014
Shaky Jake and his associates make a living by “buying from the rich to sell to the poor.”
May 9, 2014
When cars break down or need maintenance, owners seek inexpensive labor and street mechanics make a living.
April 28, 2014
Campaign officials remain steadfast in demanding that if public money is used to pay for a new Bucks arena, it should also pay to improve recreational and athletic facilities at public schools.
April 22, 2014
High school students spent the winter learning how to repair bikes to prepare them for a summer working with LBWN’s Mobile Bike Hub program.
April 17, 2014
Dream MKE is fostering growth in minority small businesses through seed loans, financial consulting and an upcoming fellowship program.
April 7, 2014
Applicants from 16- to 21-years of age will be given priority for Earn & Learn summer jobs.