Ethan Duran

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Riverwest Funeral Walk for City Musicians

Riverwest Funeral Walk for City Musicians

Community uses music to mourn loss of Paul Setser, Sarah Kozar and Dave Bolyard.

‘MAGA’ Rally in Wauwatosa Gathers Hundreds

‘MAGA’ Rally in Wauwatosa Gathers Hundreds

One day after Mayfair Mall shooting Trump supporters gather, including many with guns.

Suspected Mayfair Mall Shooter Arrested

Suspected Mayfair Mall Shooter Arrested

Wauwatosa police arrest 15-year-old Hispanic male and obtain suspected weapon.

Trump Rally Becomes Confrontation

Trump Rally Becomes Confrontation

Crowd resists Health Department rules, Serb Hall hit with city citations, its manager in fracas with crowd.

Conservative Backed Website Spread Misleading Claims During Election

Conservative Backed Website Spread Misleading Claims During Election

Designed to look like a news site, it published insinuations of voter fraud that were spread on social media.

Visual Art: Walker’s Point Mural Honors Victims of Police Shootings
Visual Art

Walker’s Point Mural Honors Victims of Police Shootings

Artist Gloria Ruiz-Santos painted mural on the side of tavern at 2nd and Mitchell.

Biden Supporters Celebrate Downtown

Biden Supporters Celebrate Downtown

Hundreds gather at Zeidler Union Square. Organizers hail strong Black and Latinx voter turnout.

Ghostbusters Lawn Display Lights up Bay View House

Ghostbusters Lawn Display Lights up Bay View House

Owners raising money for non-profit that works with homeless youth.

Bucks Player Canvases for Early Voting

Bucks Player Canvases for Early Voting

Point guard George Hill joins Common Ground volunteers going door to door.

Visual Art: New Murals Urge Milwaukeeans to Vote
Visual Art

New Murals Urge Milwaukeeans to Vote

One in Walker's Point, one in Riverwest, both with a civil rights theme.

Ad Campaign Seeks More City Teachers

Ad Campaign Seeks More City Teachers

Non-profit City Forward Collective cites teacher shortage in Milwaukee, seeks candidates of color.

WEDC Invests $144,400 in Bronzeville Business Incubator

WEDC Invests $144,400 in Bronzeville Business Incubator

The co-working and office space is being developed by the African American Chamber of Commerce of Wisconsin

UpStart Kitchen Opens in Sherman Park

UpStart Kitchen Opens in Sherman Park

Shared commercial kitchen will serve as an incubator for dining and food-oriented startups.

Protest Day 108: BLM March Goes to East Side, Shorewood
Protest Day 108

BLM March Goes to East Side, Shorewood

Six-mile, north-south Black Lives Matter march begins and ends at North Point Water Tower.

Cyclists Seeks to Normalize Black Ridership

Cyclists Seeks to Normalize Black Ridership

Diverse group of bikers ride from Gordon Park (which they renamed) to the lakefront.

Activist Coalition Holds Largest March of DNC

Activist Coalition Holds Largest March of DNC

But tensions nearly boiled over when counter-protesters disrupted the demonstration.

March Against Mass Incarceration During COVID-19

March Against Mass Incarceration During COVID-19

Protesters derided the conditions in jails and prisons, especially during the pandemic.

With DNC as Backdrop, A Discussion of Black Liberation

With DNC as Backdrop, A Discussion of Black Liberation

Young students and artists talk about racism, police and education.

Suburban Protesters March From Tosa to DNC

Suburban Protesters March From Tosa to DNC

Break the Silence in the Burbs has been protesting police brutality and killings since June.

Pop-Up Poetry Protest Performs Downtown

Pop-Up Poetry Protest Performs Downtown

Timed for Democratic convention, local poets declaimed the “State of the Union in Stanzas.”

Faculty, Students Protest at MU President’s House

Faculty, Students Protest at MU President’s House

They demand Mike Lovell reconsider reopening the university.

Private School Skirts Health Order, Moves Classes to ‘Tosa

Private School Skirts Health Order, Moves Classes to ‘Tosa

Wisconsin Lutheran High School is sidestepping the City's health order, holding summer classes in Tosa.