WNOV 860 Radio still gives community a chance to be heard and informed

Homer Blow, of WNOV-860 AM and Blowradio.com addresses the community gathering at the Brotherhood of Firefighters Hall. Homer was one of the panelists for the appreciation tribute and community discussion regarding Black media in Milwaukee needing the financial commitment and support of the Black community to survive. Also, participating as a panelist is Brother William Muhammad of Muhammad Mosque # 3. (Photo by Robert A. Bell)

By Lynda L. Jones A community gathering was held on Monday, March 11 at the Brotherhood of Firefighters Hall at 7717 W. Good Hope. The event served as an appreciation tribute for members of … [Read more...]

Opposition to slashing Milwaukee County Board grows

Rev. Willie Brisco, president of MICAH (Milwaukee Congregations Allied for Hope) was joined by representatives from area organizations that are leading the call in opposition to the slashing of the Milwaukee County Board Supervisors. Standing at his side is Mike Wilder, of the African-American Roundtable who lead the press conference on Wednesday. (Photo by Robert A. Bell)

Community calls on leaders to focus on real issues By Lynda Jones Opposition is growing against the plan to slash the pay, budget and ultimately the control of the Milwaukee County Board. Last … [Read more...]

Deadline for free foreclosure review program ends in less than 30 days, could affect thousands in Milwaukee

Trena Bond, executive director of Housing Resources, Inc. and Alderman Joe Davis
held a joint press conference. (Photo by Robert A. Bell)

By Lynda Jones Thousands of Milwaukee residents could miss out on an opportunity to participate in a program that was the result of federal regulators issuing enforcement orders against 14 … [Read more...]

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MICAH holds ‘11 x 15 Campaign’ Summit

Milwaukee County Supervisor Willie Johnson signs the pledge to support the ‘11 x 15 Campaign For a Safer, Healthier Wisconsin’. (Photo by Robert A. Bell)

By Lynda L. Jones, editor Milwaukee Inner-city Congregations Allied for Hope (MICAH) held a summit last week continuing its effort in the ‘11 x 15 Campaign’. ‘11 x 15’ is a short name for a … [Read more...]