Category : Wisconsin

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 year ago

Ryan plans to retire from Congress in 2018

MILWAUKEE — House Speaker Paul Ryan says he’s not leaving Congress anytime soon, but his aides will not say if he plans to run for re-election in 2018. Politico and the Huffington Post published reports speculating that Ryan would make this term his...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 year ago

Milwaukee Excellence

The video heard around the world that has everyone in Milwaukee talking, starring two young Milwaukee princesses, is the most adorable aspect of a city underrated with talent. Aryn and Savannah, of Milwaukee Excellence Charter School, recently lead...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 year ago

Little Black Boy, Run

They say you will never make it out of the hood Run, run to a place where you know there’s good They say you will never own your business Run, run to the people who’ll believe and be a witness Little black boy, you are a target For those who want t...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 year ago

African-American Roundtable and Community Leaders

Common Council President Ashanti Hamilton is inviting area residents to attend the African American Roundtable on Thursday November 30 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, December 2nd from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Dr. Martin Luther King Elementar...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 year ago

Men 4 Men: A Foundation For Freedom Initiative

“You’re under arrest for the murder of Alton Sterling,”  should have been the response from Howie Lake. After witnessing his partner Blake Salamoni shoot Sterling, he laid flat on the ground while mockingly screaming “he’s got a gun.” Instead, afte...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 year ago

From Thrill to Tragedy: How Do We Stop the Stollies?

As a kid, I remember growing up having all the fun in the world. I wasn’t worried about what other people thought about me. I couldn’t care less about whether you thought I was “cool” or not. My number one goal was to live a fun life, the most fun...