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Brewers win 6-5 over Los Angeles Dodgers in 11 innings

May 6, 2021

Travis Shaw homered and hit a game-winning single, as the Milwaukee Brewers scored three runs in the 11th inning to beat the scuffling Los Angeles Dodgers 6-5 on Saturday, May 1, 2021. The game was tied at 2 after nine innings and 3-all after 10. In the 11th, Drew Smith, who entered Saturday batting .222,… [Read More]

Big Daddy’s BBQ hosts Black Out Pop Up Event

May 6, 2021

On Saturday, May 1, 2021, Big Daddy’s BBQ and Soul Food Restaurant, 2730 N. Humboldt Blvd., hosted a “Black Out Pop Up.” The monthly event celebrates and lifts all people of color, artists, and communities in Milwaukee. The Pop Up included vendors, community resources, free food, giveaways, live music, and a free bike to the… [Read More]

Alexis J. Roston Salutes Ella Fitzgerald as ‘First Lady of Song’

May 6, 2021

By Jacquelyn D. Heath Special to The Milwaukee Times The last week of April, 2021 marked the return of live theater to Milwaukee, with the opening of First Lady of Song: Alexis J. Roston Sings Ella Fitzgerald, at the Milwaukee Repertory Theater. With a program presented concert-style, Chicago- based actress Alexis J. Roston either could… [Read More]

Milwaukee Recreation presents first-ever Family Drive-In Movie Day

April 15, 2021

This spring, Milwaukee Recreation will host the first ever Family Drive-In Movie Day. Three (3) family-friendly movies will be played throughout the course of the day at Milwaukee Public Schools Central Services Building (5225 W. Vliet St.). Admission is $20 per vehicle, per movie. The event will take place on Saturday, May 15 (rain date… [Read More]

Community groups to receive more than $100,000 to help curb reckless driving

April 15, 2021

City grant money to be used for marketing campaigns, murals and community events The City of Milwaukee will be distributing a total of $102,000 to 18 community groups to reduce reckless driving. These grants aim to reduce reckless driving behavior and decrease the number of traffic crashes by creating safer streets, fostering community involvement, and… [Read More]

Milwaukee Repertory Theater Presents Live and In-Person: First Lady of Song: Alexis J Roston Sings Ella Fitzgerald

April 15, 2021

April 27 – May 23, 2021 • In the Quadracci Powerhouse Milwaukee Rep to reopen with the live in-person concert First Lady of Song: Alexis J Roston Sings Ella Fitzgerald in the Quadracci Powerhouse April 27 – May 23, 2021, presented by Artists Lounge Live. Award-winner Roston offers approximately 85 minutes of stories and songs… [Read More]

Beckum Stapleton Little League Baseball announces 2021 season

April 8, 2021

Baseball season is here! So, get your child signed up today for Beckum Stapleton Little League baseball, Milwaukee’s Northside little league. Girls and boys 4 to 15 years old are welcome to join. Your child will learn the values of good sportsmanship and teamwork while having fun playing baseball in a healthy and safe environment…. [Read More]

Vote Jilly Gokalgandhi for Milwaukee Public Schools Board – District 5 on April 6

April 1, 2021

“Jilly Gokalgandhi is a champion for students, she understands what our children need, and I am pleased to endorse her.” – Congresswoman Gwen Moore

Vote Jill Underly for State Superintendent by April 6th

April 1, 2021

Jill Underly: A record of doing right by children and families. Every child, every day, should have access to a high-quality public education.

MHSI gives out their first doses of COVID-19 vaccine

March 11, 2021

On Wednesday, March 3, 2021, Milwaukee Health Services, Inc. (MHSI) MLK Heritage Health Center, 2555 N. MLK Dr., administered the first round of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to their patients and employees. They will complete and receive their second dosage of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday, March 24, 2021. Pictured (top photo, from left) MHSI Corporate… [Read More]