By Mrinal Gokhale
Many Milwaukeeans may have seen the sight of baby blue bikes in many neighborhoods over the past year. Bublr Bikes, Milwaukee’s only bike share program, has about 40 bike … Read Full Article
MILWAUKEE – Today, Senator Lena Taylor (D-Milwaukee) announced four union endorsements in her reelection campaign for the State Senate. Taylor was one of 14 Senators to go to Illinois to deny quorum in the vote on Governor Scott Walker’s Act 10, … Read Full Article
By Dylan Deprey
Students who have walked through the doors of Silver Spring Elementary School on Milwaukee’s north side will be greeted by a different set of white lettering on the front of their building this year. As the fresh crop of … Read Full Article
By State Representative, Leon D. Young
Just when you think things can’t get any worse -- another unspeakable calamity happens.
Recent world and national events have many around the world shaken and concerned about the state … Read Full Article
By Senator, Lena C. Taylor
As a mother and a Senator, I know our children are among our most precious parts of both our families and our community.
As parents, it is our responsibility to nurture our children and … Read Full Article
By Democratic Party of Wisconsin Regional Organizing Director Searcy Williams
This week we’re at a milestone in this election - in Cleveland and in front of the entire world, the Republicans will officially make Donald Trump their party’s nominee, … Read Full Article
The Republican committee tasked with writing the Republican Party’s 2016 platform voted to include an amendment calling on Congress to return federal lands to the states immediately.
“The agenda endorsed in the GOP Platform is … Read Full Article
Last week marked 125 days since President Obama nominated Chief Judge Merrick Garland to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court.
This is the longest-ever in the history of the United States Supreme Court that a nominee has had to wait … Read Full Article
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele today announced his endorsement of Hillary Clinton for President.
“Secretary Clinton is the best candidate to unite our Country and continue moving us forward so that every American has a shot at building … Read Full Article
Milwaukee, WI - David Crowley, candidate for the Democratic nomination in Wisconsin's State Assembly District 17, is honored to announce the endorsement of his campaign by Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele.
"David has proven his worth to … Read Full Article
By Dylan Deprey
In 1889, the Lion Store department store thrived on the corner of what is now Historic Mitchell Ave. and 10th St. A fire destroyed the building but like the mythological phoenix rising from the ashes another department store … Read Full Article
By Jesse L. Jackson, Sr.
President, Rainbow PUSH Coalition
via George Curry Media
“It is more dangerous to be Black in America. You’re substantially more likely to be in a situation where police don’t respect you.”
The speaker was not … Read Full Article
By Mrinal Gokhale
A few weeks ago, the United Way announced the first ever HaRUNbee 5K Run/Walk for Healthy Birth Outcomes.
It will take place on Saturday, August 6 in Milwaukee’s Harambee neighborhood during the Bronzeville Week festival. … Read Full Article
VA reforms from Jason Simcakoski Memorial Opioid Safety Act become law
Baldwin’s bipartisan VA reforms named for Wisconsin Marine will strengthen opioid prescribing guidelines, put in place stronger oversight and accountability, and provide safer … Read Full Article
Through the homes, the bullets exploded like fireworks traveling like lightening, killing whatever future was imagined for the innocent children inside.
5-year-old Laylah Petersen was sitting on her grandfather’s lap in 2014, when two people … Read Full Article
Tour Historic Central Library
Tour the Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., with the Friends. Free tours begin at 11 a.m. each Saturday afternoon in the rotunda. Tour goers receive a coupon for a free book at the end of the tour in the Bookseller … Read Full Article