Category : Wisconsin

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

Milwaukee reads ‘The Color of Law’

Staff Photo Darryl Johnson, executive director of the Riverworks Development Corporation, welcomed book club leaders to an informational session and community book-read launch to about 50 attendees at The Vibe on May 9, 2018. Individual book clubs...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

A pillar in the community, a naming in his honor

You are here: Home / Latest News / A pillar in the community, a naming in his honor May 17, 2018 By MCJAtlanta Leave a Comment Statement from Alderman Rainey on Dr. Lester Carter May 17, 2018 As we work tirelessly to improve the health of the com...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

Mothers – A special gift from God (Week three)

The Counseling Corner By Rev. Judith T. Lester, B.Min. M.Th Mother’s Day was first celebrated in 1908 when Anna Jarvis held a memorial for her mother in West Virginia. She then began a campaign to make “Mother’s Day” a recognized holiday in the Unit...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

MPS celebrates graduates

More than 20 MPS high schools have commencements scheduled this May MPS seniors will turn their tassels during 24 graduation ceremonies this May, held at some of Milwaukee’s largest venues. About 4,000 students will receive diplomas in front of fam...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

Get to know your blood pressure

High blood pressure is a common problem. If it’s not treated, it can lead to illnesses like heart attack or stroke. It’s sometimes called “the silent killer” because it has no signs or symptoms. You may not even know you have it. That’s why it’s im...