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Menrose Johnson: Still cooking and teaching at 97 years old

March 22, 2018

In 1924, the legendary jazz trumpeter, composer and singer Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong moved from Chicago to the burgeoning Harlem night club scene in New York City, a move which made him an international sensation whose music transcended the strict racial barriers of that era. That same year, three-year-old Menrose Johnson, her two sisters and the… [Read More]

Milwaukee needs direct bus route to new Foxconn plant

March 22, 2018

Although the new Foxconn LCD screen manufacturing plant to be constructed 30 miles south of Milwaukee in Pleasant Prairie is not expected to be operational until at least 2020, Milwaukee County Board Chairman Theodore Lipscomb, Sr., testified in favor of developing bus service at a meeting of the Milwaukee County Board transportation committee on March… [Read More]

Zion Hill MBC celebrates Black History Month and heart health

March 8, 2018

During the month of February, Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church celebrated Black History Month with a number of special services. The first event was their African American Heritage Program on Sunday, February 18, 2018, and this year’s theme was, “Saluting our Educators: Past and Present.” This event included special guests Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent Darienne… [Read More]

Greenwood Park March Madness Gallery Tours Every Saturday in March

March 2, 2018

Save The Date for Spring Fling Membership and Scholarship Dance on April 21

March 2, 2018

The North Division Alumni Association, Inc., is sponsoring the 7th annual Spring Fling Membership and Scholarship Dance on Saturday April 21, 2018 at the African American Women’s’ Center, 3020 W. Vliet St. Doors open at 6 PM and event will conclude by 10 PM. The cost of tickets is $10 in advance and $15 at… [Read More]

Meet Dr. Lester L. Carter, Jr, R.PH., Author of Healing the Human Body, on March 11

March 2, 2018

Sixth Annual Girls’ Day at City Hall

April 7, 2016

There was plenty of “girl power” at City Hall in Milwaukee on Thursday, March 24, 2016. City leaders hosted a “Girls’ Day” pairing young women with leaders in the community. The young women got to participate in workshops with female elected officials and those who work in public service. Currently, Milele Coggs is the only… [Read More]

North Division High School Athletic Hall of Fame Weekend

October 23, 2015

Dads and daughters celebrate

February 26, 2014

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 dining, music, dancing, and the sharing of a special time. The Daddy Daughter Dance was an annual event put on by… [Read More]

I Have A Dream Speech

August 24, 2013

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, 2013 11am to 2pm