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    Pastor Robert McFarland’s 40th Pastoral Anniversary

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    Outrage In Missouri Town After Police Shooting Of 18-Yr-Old Man

    History and Ferguson, Missouri

    By Dan Rather Host, 'Dan Rather Presents' As I watched with a sickening sense of deja vu the images coming out of Ferguson, Missouri this week, I couldn't help but come to this conclusion: we have ... [Read More]

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    Black Thought – Do your shopping habits impede Black business development?

    How are you aiding the development of black-owned and operated businesses in ... [Read More]


    Ominous clouds of deceit, injustice hang over the $82-million West Lawn Housing Project

    Last week, this community witnessed a press conference called by Milwaukee ... [Read More]


    Rebuilding our Community-So It’s Like That

    Call it wishful thinking or call it just like it is… people who live in some of ... [Read More]

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    Personal Finance and Business

    Read contracts carefully before signing

    If you always stop to read the fine print before signing anything, congratulations – your parents trained you well. If you don't, beware: Your signature could commit you to a long-term gym membership ... [Read More]


    Divorcing? Protect your finances, personal data

    No doubt you've seen many warnings against sharing personal or financial information with strangers, but what about your spouse – or ex-spouse? A recent study by McAfee uncovered some unsettling ... [Read More]

    Don’t let back-to-school tasks sneak up on you

    Parents, if this is your first time at the back-to-school rodeo, let me share a few lessons my wife and I have learned the hard way. Chances are you'll be spending the next few weeks filling out piles ... [Read More]

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    Back to School Drive

    Back to School Drive

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    Do it now! Tips to get ready for back-to-school (part 2 of 2)

    By Cynthia Ewer Author of "Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting Organized" With ... [Read More]

    At 16, MPS grad is off to the Ivy League

    Helen Fetaw and her MPS Class of 2014 classmates earned $31 million in ... [Read More]

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    Health and Fitness


    Mercy, mercy we: Managing stress in traumatic times

    Are we living in 1964 or 2014? Yes, I am aware it is 2014, but with all that has ... [Read More]

    flu season ahead

    Roundy’s pharmacies make flu shots quick, easy and convenient

    As the CDC warns that peak flu season is approaching, Roundy’s stores – Pick ‘n ... [Read More]

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    Dads and daughters celebrate

    The special bond between a father and daughter was celebrated at the 11th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance. Over 800 dads and daughters packed the gym at North Division High School for an evening of ... [Read More]


    I Have A Dream Speech

    Milwaukee Honors The 5oth Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. I Have A Dream Speech I Have A Dream - 50 Years Later - Fighting for Victory - One Milwaukee Saturday, August 24, ... [Read More]


    Damascus Children and Youth Annual Musical

    The children and youth at Damascus Missionary Baptist Church, 2447 N. 27th Street, hosted their annual musical on Sunday, May 19,  2013 at 3:00 p.m. The youth Praise Team conducted the Praise and ... [Read More]

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    Ten affordable last-minute summer vacations (part 2 of 2)

    Mammoth Cave National Park: Kentucky If natural history with an air of mystery is your thing, Mammoth Cave National Park may be your perfect last-minute vacation. The world's longest cave system, ... [Read More]

    Fried Ice Cream Sticks

    Sweet Celebrations

    Meal Times Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or an everyday moment, ice cream treats are always welcome on the menu. These sweet recipes are sure to make any occasion a little more ... [Read More]

    Hearty Oatmeal

    Start the Day Right with Protein at Breakfast

    Starting the day right with a good breakfast helps set the tone for your day. In fact, studies show that kids who eat breakfast have better scores on math, reading and standardized tests; are better ... [Read More]

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