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The Rise of Reckless Driving

The Rise of Reckless Driving

Vehicles speeding, running red lights causing more deaths, hit-and-run accidents.

Forum Attendees Demand Local Police Chief

Forum Attendees Demand Local Police Chief

The also call for rebuilding trust between community and police.

SDC May Slash Tax Help Service

SDC May Slash Tax Help Service

Funds for non-profit tax prep program at risk, thousands of low income families get help.

Non-Profit’s Work Creates 1,000 Jobs

Non-Profit’s Work Creates 1,000 Jobs

Projects by Northwest Side Community Development Corp triggered development, jobs.

Emergency Shelter Works Overtime in Brutal Cold

Emergency Shelter Works Overtime in Brutal Cold

Street Angels Milwaukee Outreach on S. Layton Blvd copes with huge demand for help.

Community Leaders Worry About Growing Power

Community Leaders Worry About Growing Power

Financial troubles point to uncertain future for Will Allen’s famed urban farming organization.

Will Streetcar Gentrify Bronzeville?

Will Streetcar Gentrify Bronzeville?

Possible extension to that neighborhood offers benefits, raises concerns.

Neighborhood Summit Searches for Solutions

Neighborhood Summit Searches for Solutions

200 people from non-profits discussed ways to engage residents in improvement projects.

Automated Technology Targets Reckless Drivers

Automated Technology Targets Reckless Drivers

Rep. Crowley’s bill creates pilot program in city, supported by 11 council members.

North Side Leaders Plead for Safe Driving

North Side Leaders Plead for Safe Driving

Reckless driving is plaguing the North Side, community leaders say.

Community Warehouse Opens in Bronzeville

Community Warehouse Opens in Bronzeville

10,000 square foot retail space sells discounted home repair items.

Catering Company Wins Business Competition

Catering Company Wins Business Competition

Lisa Kaye Catering took home $11,000 by winning Near West Side Partners' Rev-Up MKE.

Why Does Urban Poverty Persist?

Why Does Urban Poverty Persist?

Two-day summit examines issue and impact of ending AFDC in 1997.

North Side Boys & Girls Club Closing

North Side Boys & Girls Club Closing

Club near 35th and Hampton closing, dispute with property owner cited.