Milwaukee radio host Eric Von dies Thursday
Statement from Senator Lena Taylor.
Eric Von Boardley, noted Milwaukee journalist and broadcaster for WNOV (AM 860) passed away Thursday evening. Von’s show was a facet of the Milwaukee black talk radio scene, and was a popular voice in the African-American community. Senator Lena Taylor (D-Milwaukee) offered the following words on his passing:
“Eric’s mic is silent but the legacy of his commitment to this community and his family and friends is not gone. Our community has suffered a tremendous loss.
May God bless his soul!”
Press Releases by Lena Taylor
Today, Senator Taylor (D-Milwaukee) released the following statement about the passing her colleague, Sen. Rick Gudex (R-Fond du Lac)
“I'm proud to endorse Senator Lena Taylor’s reelection on August 9,” said County Executive Chris Abele.