National and Local News

Luau Lullaby Community Baby Shower presented by MHSI and Molina Healthcare

On Saturday, May 11, 2019, Milwaukee Health Services, Inc. (MHSI) and Molina Healthcare hosted their annual Luau Lullaby Community Baby Shower, in recognition of Mother's Day, at MLK Heritage Health ... [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League hosts 2018 Youth Leadership Summit

On Saturday, May 5, 2018, the Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) hosted its annual Youth Leadership Summit at the Harley Davidson University Building, 3800 W. Juneau Ave., 6th floor. The event brought 50 to ... [Read More]

Zion Hill MBC hosts Mother’s Day Breakfast for the women of the church

On Saturday, May 11, 2019, the men of Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church (top photo) hosted a special pre-Mother's Day Breakfast, cooked by them for the ladies of Zion Hill MBC (lower photo). The ... [Read More]

The British Royal Family welcomes new baby Archie

On Monday, May 6, 2019, England's Royal Family welcomed their newest addition to the world, baby Archie. The newborn’s birth has captivated England, not so much for his position, seventh in line to ... [Read More]

Mr. Perkins Family Restaurant celebrates golden anniversary

The year was 1969 and Hilda and Willie Perkins, Sr.'s dream to open a restaurant came true. The north side establishment at 1943 W. Atkinson Avenue, their first location, very quickly became too ... [Read More]

North Central Service Club, Inc. awards 12 young women at 44th Annual Scholarship Luncheon

On Saturday, May 4, 2019, The North Central Service Club, Inc. (NCSCI) hosted their 44th Annual Scholarship Luncheon at the Four Points by Sheraton-Milwaukee North, 8900 North Kildeer Court. The NCSCI ... [Read More]

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Editorials

You can’t win like that

“I can’t do a lot of the extra stuff that I would like to do for my kids or with ... [Read More]

Is equality good for everyone?

Being Frank By: Frank James Special to the Milwaukee Times I was at a ... [Read More]

Seeing through blindness

Being Frank People tell us who they are every day. The mistakes we make in ... [Read More]

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Christian Times

National “Get Caught Reading” Month (Week 3)

The Counseling Corner By Rev. Judith T. Lester, B.Min. M.Th “There are many ... [Read More]

National “Get Caught Reading” Month (Week 2)

The Counseling Corner By Rev. Judith T. Lester, B.Min. M.Th “There is no ... [Read More]

National “Get Caught Reading” Month (Week 1)

The Counseling Corner By Rev. Judith T. Lester, B.Min. M.Th “If we encounter ... [Read More]

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Personal Finance and Business

What is estate planning and why is it relevant to the African American community?

When people think of estate planning, there is a flurry of misconceived notions that often dance around one’s mind. A common misconception is, “I don’t have an estate.” It’s common to think “rich ... [Read More]

Building A Better Career

By WFA Staffing A good interview and a not-so-good interview… there is a difference. You have worked diligently to secure an interview for a new job. You have made sure your appearance is that ... [Read More]

National Association of Black Accounts, Inc. presents Generational Wealth workshop

On Tuesday, March 5, 2019, The Milwaukee chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc., hosted a workshop on "Generational Wealth," at the WWBIC Center, 1533 N. River Center Dr. The ... [Read More]

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Education

MPS seniors learn financial planning

About 25 MPS seniors took part in a new Financial Freedom Summit hosted by the ... [Read More]

MPS celebrates School Nurses Day

One day each year does not seem like enough time to celebrate school nurses, so ... [Read More]

MPS celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week

Thank you to every one of the more than 5,000 teachers who work for MPS! Our ... [Read More]

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Health and Fitness

Five key ways to spring into a healthy lifestyle

By: Priscilla Q. Williams, RN Spring is my favorite season of the year! It’s ... [Read More]

Cholesterol busters: Natural treatments for high cholesterol

If you have been to the doctor lately and found out that your cholesterol is not ... [Read More]

Why are Blacks more likely to die from stroke?

In a study recently published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke, ... [Read More]

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What’s Happening?

WI First Jurisdiction C.O.G.I.C. Department of Women hosts Annual Women’s Conference

On Wednesday, May 8 through Friday, May 10, 2019, the Wisconsin First Jurisdiction Church of God In Christ Department of Women hosted their annual Women's Conference at Holy Redeemer C.O.G.I.C., 3500 ... [Read More]

‘He grew up on it’: Jeremy Jeffress’ food truck, ‘Bread & Butter’ opens May 5 outside Miller Park

Pitchers, in general, don’t want to serve anything up when they’re on the mound, but one Milwaukee Brewers hurler will soon serve up something he hopes you’ll find delicious. Jeremy Jeffress’ bread ... [Read More]

The Milwaukee Symphony Presents “Unforgettable: 100 Years of Nat and Natalie”

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Associate Conductor Yaniv Dinur will present “Unforgettable: 100 Years of Nat and Natalie” May 3-5, 2019 in Uihlein Hall at the Marcus Center. ... [Read More]

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Lifestyles

Ranky Tanky brings celebration of Gullah music, culture to Wilson Center

From playful game songs to ecstatic shouts, from heartbreaking spirituals to delicate lullabies, the Charleston- based quintet Ranky Tanky will perform the timeless music of Gullah culture as the ... [Read More]

Tips and tricks for successful senior independent living

Today, successful senior independent living is a more viable option than ever. Contrasting with the antiquated periods in recent history where residents in a retirement community or senior housing ... [Read More]

The Milwaukee Symphony Presents “Unforgettable: 100 Years of Nat and Natalie”

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Associate Conductor Yaniv Dinur will present “Unforgettable: 100 Years of Nat and Natalie” May 3-5, 2019 in Uihlein Hall at the Marcus Center. ... [Read More]

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