National and Local News

Remembering Those We Have Lost in 2018

Nathan Conyers, Aretha Franklin, Nancy Wilson, Winnie Mandela, Dennis Edwards, Vel Phillips, Ron Dellums, Betty Nabors, Ruthie Sherrod-Davis, Brian Jerome Evans, Sterling Price Hayman III, Farice ... [Read More]

The Salvation Army to offer parenting classes for fathers

Courses range from fathering without fear and anger to dealing with substance abuse The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County, in partnership with Made Men Worldwide Inc., will be offering several ... [Read More]

Highlights of 2018: July to December

July: City of Milwaukee and Urban League release official anti-displacement plan, UNCF-Milwaukee hosts annual walk/run for education August: Milwaukee Brewers host African American Heritage Night, ... [Read More]

Carolyn Stanford Taylor to be appointed next state superintendent

Governor-elect and State Superintendent Tony Evers announced Thursday, December 27, 2018, his intention to appoint current Assistant State Superintendent Carolyn Stanford Taylor as the next state ... [Read More]

New York honors Shirley Chisholm, first Black congresswoman in U.S. history, with new statue

The firebrand politician once quipped that she would like to be remembered as a woman who ‘had guts’ This past summer, New York City announced its plans to build a new monument to a woman who ... [Read More]

Highlights of 2018 – January to June

Photos by: Yvonne Kemp | * File Photos January: Milwaukee Honors Dr. King Speech Winners, Confronting Human Trafficking February: Dr. Pat McManus Named Interim Health Department ... [Read More]

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Editorials

Model happiness for children

Being Frank By: Frank James Special to the Milwaukee Times A modern day ... [Read More]

New Year new you

The New Year is upon us; 2018 has gone into the trashcan of history and 2019 is ... [Read More]

The perfect gift for a child

Being Frank By: Frank James Special to the Milwaukee Times Many parents in ... [Read More]

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Christian Times

A New Year’s resolution: Bible study (Week 2)

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

A New Year’s resolution: Bible study (Week 1)

The Counseling Corner By Rev. Judith T. Lester, B.Min. M.Th Wikipedia® ... [Read More]

#Season of giving (Week 3)

The Counseling Corner By Rev. Judith T. Lester, B.Min. M.Th The Salvation ... [Read More]

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Personal Finance and Business

Don’t break the bank with your holiday spending

The holiday season is supposed to be a joyful time, but shopping for gifts and decorations can cause unnecessary financial stress. However, with a good budget and thoughtful planning, your holidays ... [Read More]

Should you rent or buy a home?

Homeownership was once the cornerstone of the American Dream, but times are changing. More U.S. households are renting today than at any point in the last 50 years, according to a Pew Research Center ... [Read More]

Ten tips for making summer travel more affordable

It’s easy to get carried away when traveling, buying souvenirs, eating at restaurants and upgrading your flights and accommodations. But the last thing you want is to face a big bill when you get ... [Read More]

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Education

Get ready for the MPS Kindergarten Enrollment Fair on February 2, 2019

MPS will host a Kindergarten Enrollment Fair on February 2, 2019, from 9 a.m. to ... [Read More]

MATC Promise application window is open

Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) offers free tuition for new high school ... [Read More]

Carolyn Stanford Taylor to be appointed next state superintendent

Governor-elect and State Superintendent Tony Evers announced Thursday, December ... [Read More]

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Health and Fitness

Five healthy New Year’s resolutions that are easy to keep

Setting a New Year's resolution is the easy part—it's sticking to one that is ... [Read More]

Diabetes and your feet: What you must know

There is no doubt that diabetes is a global epidemic of epic ... [Read More]

What Obamacare ruling could mean for your health care

A federal judge’s ruling late Friday, December 14, 2018, striking down the ... [Read More]

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What’s Happening?

Church Women United-Milwaukee hosts 87th Annual Christmas Tea to support local organizations in need

On December 5, 2018, the Milwaukee Unit of Church Women United (CWU) held its 87th Annual Christmas Tea at Albright United Methodist Church, 5555 W. Capitol Dr., with Thomas Thao serving as the host ... [Read More]

Sheriff-elect Earnell Lucus certified election results and sworn in during private ceremony

On Friday, December 14, 2018, Sheriff-elect Earnell Lucus (left) certified his election results and received his certificate of election at a private swearing in ceremony at the Milwaukee County ... [Read More]

Milwaukee North Sunrise Rotary Club holds first annual ‘Christmas with Dignity’ service project

On Saturday, December 15, 2018, the Milwaukee North Sunrise Rotary Club held its first annual Christmas with Dignity Service Project at St. Ann Center-Bucyrus Campus, 2450 W. North Ave. The program ... [Read More]

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Lifestyles

Seven winter safety tips for seniors

Help older people prepare for power outages and more unique challenges of wintertime weather. During the winter months, ice, snow and cold temperatures can make life challenging for anyone. ... [Read More]

Fight the cold with better-for-you comfort foods

Few things go together quite like cold weather and comfort foods. However, those hearty dishes that are typically craved on blustery days are usually not classified as “healthy.” With the right ... [Read More]

First African American president of ABC resigns

Channing Dungey, the first African American to lead a major television network, has resigned as president of ABC Entertainment amid changes by owner Disney. In a statement, Dungey said she was ... [Read More]

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