Category : Wisconsin

Midwest / Wisconsin - 2 months ago

Amani Neighborhood’s First Drug Take-Back Event

You are here: Home / Latest News / Amani Neighborhood’s First Drug Take-Back Event August 30, 2019 By MKE Community Journal Leave a Comment Saturday, August 3111 a.m. to 2 p.m.Moody Park Pavilion, 2201 W. Auer Ave., Milwaukee In honor of Int...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 2 months ago

Check On Your Strong Friend

Check on your strong friend. As cliche as it may sound. Your strong friend just may be in need. Right now, as you read, your strong friend could be hurting, saddened, going through but holding it together. Be there. Let your strong friend know, yo...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 2 months ago

Hip-Hop Week 2019 MKE Recap

August 26, 2019 By MKE Community Journal Leave a Comment Hip-hop Week Mke was full of excitement and exposure for the city! Some of the , weeks highlights included Alderman Kalif Rainey speaking on the week’s events on radio, with Charlamagne Th...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 3 months ago

2019 Greek Weekend

The NPHC (National Pan-Hellenic Council) is composed of 9 of the biggest African American Fraternities and sororities called the divine 9. The council which was founded on the campus of Howard University in 1930, has served as a governing  body t...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 3 months ago

Local Station 101.5 WBOU Expands to Chicago

August 12, 2019 By MKE Community Journal Leave a Comment In April of 1991, Lyle Shumpert transformed his living room into the first location for the WBOU radio station. 102.5 WBOU started touring with the gospel show known as the the Brothers Of...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 3 months ago

Rosemary Ollison: Prosperity in a Million Scraps

Rosemary Ollison, Mama, 10 x 14 feet (2019). Courtesy of the artist and Portait Society Gallery. Rosemary Ollison: Prosperity in a Million Scraps opened at the Lynden Sculpture Garden on Sunday, August 11, 2019. Ollison has a history of transform...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 3 months ago

Clean Water a Deliberate Policy Choice

Patty Schachtner In past years, the safety of our drinking water has come to the forefront of Wisconsin’s political landscape. Extensive studies have shown not only the scale, but the drastic health consequences contaminated water has on our commu...