November 29, 2013
Health agencies citywide recently hosted an all-day summit to bring youth and community leaders together to strategize about preventing gun violence.
November 29, 2013
October 18, 2013
Mayor Barrett and Blanket of Love share a common goal: reducing infant deaths due to co-sleeping
September 10, 2013
Next Door Foundation organized a softball game to strengthen relations between District 3 police and residents.
August 29, 2013
A new family services center will host support groups and offer educational opportunities intended to address domestic and street violence.
August 26, 2013
Concerned about the high number of motorcycle accidents and fatalities, a group of Milwaukee residents is working to create a motorcycle awareness weekend.
August 19, 2013
Adolescents hosted an Above the Influence Safe Night at the Hmong American Friendship Association that included free food, a talent competition and plenty of diversity.
July 18, 2013
Fifteen months after the murder of Justin “JJ” Kohen, his killers remain at large as his family struggles to find peace.
July 15, 2013
Duplicate crime incident reports, representing about 20 percent of the total, portrayed an inaccurate picture of the number of crimes in each of Milwaukee’s seven police districts for 2012. The figures were quietly corrected late last week.
July 4, 2013
District 5 of the Milwaukee Police Department held a roll call at the Auer Oasis site to encourage residents to feel safe and welcome to participate in the free meal program.
June 24, 2013
A small group of homeowners on North 9th Street have been meeting monthly at St. Matthew Church to discuss how they can improve the quality of life in their neighborhood. Since September, they’ve learned that change is slow and difficult to effect, but they aren’t giving up.