Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service
Feb 20th, 2013 by Brendan O’Brien
Common Ground has a $5 million plan to rehab foreclosed properties in the Sherman Park area.
Feb 18th, 2013 by Edgar Mendez
Experts discuss how to reduce health disparities between rich and poor, and the city's high rate of black infant mortality.
Feb 14th, 2013 by Amalia Oulahan
Penfield Children's Center has developed a Behavior Clinic that offers bilingual help for Latino children.
Feb 11th, 2013 by Edgar Mendez
Tatiana Joseph overcame prejudice against Latinas to earn her Ph.D and teach at UWM, and is now running for the school board.
Feb 6th, 2013 by Brendan O’Brien
A program of volunteers searching for all homeless people in Milwaukee finds "a whole other culture."
Feb 5th, 2013 by Brendan O’Brien
A south side community group offers a mobile "bike hub" that repairs bikes and helps you get back on the pedals.
Jan 31st, 2013 by Edgar Mendez
Innovative new company helps city create website where homeowners and businesses can track, manage and reduce their water usage.
Jan 28th, 2013 by Andrea Waxman
Former aldermanic aide Alex Runner is among 14 city residents raising chickens -- and enjoying fresh eggs -- since a new ordinance was passed.
Jan 23rd, 2013 by Alec Brooks
Carmen High School, the south side college prep school, will open a second branch on the northwest side.
Jan 21st, 2013 by Brendan O’Brien
Ex-MPS Superintendent Howard Fuller is helping lead effort, which will delay schools opening to 2014-2015.
Jan 17th, 2013 by Courtney Perry
A new MPS program will provide mentors for at-risk youth at 10 schools.
Jan 13th, 2013 by Brendan O’Brien
Two non-profits will work with the Milwaukee Police Department on strategies to reduce crime in the neighborhood.