Editorials and Opinions

Opening This Week – November 11

November 11, 2016

Opening This Week – November 11 Lucky Patcher 5.1.2 Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (2016) 110 min   –   Drama | War Metascore: 53/100 (21 reviews) 19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad – contrasting the realities… [Read More]

Samsung recalls 2.8 million top-loading washing machines

November 4, 2016

More bad news for the Korean electronics giant. No company likes to issue a product recall, but Samsung is having to deal with its fair share as of late. After going some way to reduce the damage following the disastrous launch of the Galaxy Note 7, the company has today made the headlines again after… [Read More]

Career Events and Job Fairs November 2016

November 4, 2016

NOVEMBER 7 Manpower Job Fair Monday, November 7 10:00am-11:30am CST Milwaukee, WI NOVEMBER 7 Goodwill Talentbridge/MPS… Monday, November 7 10:00am-3:00pm CST Greendale, WI NOVEMBER 8 Argus In-House Job Fair Tuesday, November 8 9:00am-4:00pm CST Wauwatosa, WI NOVEMBER 8 Manpower Job Fair Tuesday, November 8 10:00am-12:00pm CST Milwaukee, WI NOVEMBER 8 Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Job… [Read More]

Believe it or not, there’s stuff to do in Milwaukee this weekend that isn’t Halloween-related.

October 28, 2016

Believe it or not, there’s stuff to do in Milwaukee this weekend that isn’t Halloween-related. Get ready to hoist a stein of auf wiedersehen (for now) to many of Milwaukee County Parks’ beer gardens, at least two of which close for the season Sunday: The Landing at Hoyt Park, 1800 N. Swan Blvd., Wauwatosa, and Whitnall Park… [Read More]

Trick-or-Treat Times 2016

October 28, 2016

Trick-or-Treat Times 2016 Bayside: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Brown Deer: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Cudahy: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 29 Fox Point: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Franklin: 4-7 p.m. Oct. 30 Glendale: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Greenfield: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Hales Corners: 4-7 p.m. Oct. 30 Milwaukee: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 30 Oak Creek: 5-7 p.m…. [Read More]

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

November 11, 2013

How are you aiding the development of black-owned and operated businesses in your community? Does the car you’re driving come from a black car dealership? Will the gas you put in your car tank come from a black service station owner? How often have you purchased food from a black-owned supermarket? Did the clothes and… [Read More]

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

October 11, 2013

Last week, this community witnessed a press conference called by Milwaukee Inner City Congregations Allied for Hope (MICAH) to shame the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM) for its failure to implement rules promulgated by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) which mandate contractual and hiring opportunities for black and other… [Read More]

Rebuilding our Community-So It’s Like That

June 8, 2013

Call it wishful thinking or call it just like it is… people who live in some of most troubled urban neighborhoods want what every good law abiding person desires… a better quality of life. They want to live in a great neighborhood, one that is safe, peaceful, with good schools, high employment, great shopping and… [Read More]

How to be a great Mom: twelve awesome tips

May 13, 2013

By Vered of MomGrind.com I’m a mom. I am also a woman, a wife, a daughter, and a friend. Recently I started blogging. As it turns out, I am a writer too. I am wearing many hats and doing so is not always easy. Obviously, a great mom loves her kids, takes care of their… [Read More]

Hey Republicans, great new strategy — but before you bet on blacks…

May 13, 2013

By Theodore Johnson Op-Ed Columnist, 2012 White House Fellow One would think that a pro-defense family man raised in a red-state, Southern Baptist household would be easy pickings for the Republican Party. Last October while out checking the mailbox, however, canvassers clad in Romney paraphernalia walked right past me without so much as a hello…. [Read More]