Early voting locations, times and instructions

October 7, 2016

By Urban Media News Staff Your vote is the power you have to improve your community. For generations, the disenfranchised fought to ensure access to the ballot. This fall, it is the sacred duty of every eligible voter to honor the sacrifices made by the Civil Rights warriors of the past and cast a ballot. Due… [Read More]

Presidential Debate: Trump rooted for housing crisis

September 30, 2016

  Presidential Debate: Trump rooted for housing crisis By Urban Media News Staff During the first presidential debate between former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and reality TV star Donald Trump an issue which has been infrequently discussed during the campaign rose to the forefront – the housing crisis. Milwaukee was one of the hardest… [Read More]

The biggest “birther”of all – Donald Trump

September 23, 2016

By Urban Media News Staff Since the election of America’s first African-American president, Barack Obama, fringe figures across the United States have sought to undermine his legitimacy. From describing his sense of “otherness” to questioning whether or not he was born in the United States, every so-called “birther” argument has reeked of race based disparagement…. [Read More]

Landlord Training Program 2016 Training Schedule FREE

September 15, 2016

Bed Bug Training 1 Hr. Saturday 24th Class Time: 9:00AM – 3:00PM Location: Milwaukee Safety Academy – 6680 N. Teutonia Ave. Parking in rear – Vending machines at this location Advance Registration is Required! Call (414) 286-2954 or Email: Please indicate the following: Class Date, Name, Address, Zip Code and Telephone #.  

Wisconsin Job Creation Continues to lag under Walker, Republicans

September 15, 2016

By Urban MediaStaff Two recent reports underscore the continued failure of Scott Walker and the Republican controlled legislature to waken Wisconsin’s stagnant economy from its slumber. Economists agree that start-up businesses are the key drivers of new job creation. Last month the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation released their annual state rankings of start-up activity and… [Read More]

On the issues: Social Security

September 9, 2016

By Urban Media News Staff On July 6 of this year, the Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans and Wisconsin Coalition for Retirement Security issued a challenge to both major party candidates for the US Senate. The groups are committed to retirement security and gravely concerned about the future of the social security system. For more… [Read More]

Trump’s Offensive Appeals To Communities Of Color Backfire

September 2, 2016

By Urban Media News Staff In the latest bizarre shift of his campaign strategy, Donald Trump has recently sought to portray himself as a champion of African Americans and Latinos. Mr. Trump began his awkward appeals at a campaign rally in Wisconsin recently, where he asked “for the vote of every African American citizen struggling… [Read More]

The Hard Lesson of Republican Education Cuts

August 26, 2016

By Urban Media News Staff   A good public education is the key to building a successful and prosperous life for our children, our grandchildren and people across our community.   Despite this, Gov. Scott Walker and the Republicans who control our state legislature have put the education funds of our neighborhoods on the chopping… [Read More]

Public Announcement for an Emergency Research Study of Cardiac Arrest

July 22, 2016

Public Announcement for an Emergency Research Study of Cardiac Arrest Airways in Southeast Wisconsin Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin are studying which type of advanced airway method is better for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to use on a person having cardiac arrest. Cardiac Arrest is a major public health problem. There are about… [Read More]

Recruiting Research Participant withOCD/TRICH

July 22, 2016

Recruiting Research Participant withOCD/TRICH   We are currently conducting a computer-based treatment study for adults (ages 18-60) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Do you suffer from unwanted, uncontrollable, or repeated thoughts/behaviors? • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) • Compulsive hair pulling (Trichotillomania) Participants will receive treatment and compensation. Please contact us at ADL@UWM.EDU or 414-416-4249