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Ten-digit dialing coming to 414 area code in Wisconsin

October 7, 2021

Requirement effective Oct. 24, 2021 Residents in the 414 area code in Wisconsin will be required to dial 10 digits (area code + phone number) for all local calls starting Oct. 24, 2021. On and after this date, local calls dialed with only seven digits may not be completed, and a recording may inform customers… [Read More]

V100.7 FM hosts Sista Strut to help support Breast cancer survivors

October 7, 2021

On Saturday, October 2, 2021 Doctoral Student and Breast Cancer Researcher Donetta Walker; University of Wisconin – Milwaukee School of Nursing Professor Sandra Millon- Underwood, RN, PhD, FAAN; and Ms. Jackie Smith stood proudly together before walking at the annual V100.7 FM Sista Strut to support women survivors with Breast Cancer.

Brewers’ Ryan Braun retires during grand pre-game ceremony

September 30, 2021

On Sunday, September 26, 2021, during the Milwaukee Brewers’ final home game of the season, Ryan Braun was honored in a grand retirement ceremony at American Family Field Stadium. In front of a packed house of 40,000 people, Braun thanked the fans for the past 14 years, which included four playoff appearances, six All-Star appearances,… [Read More]

Milwaukee Health Services Employee Day 2021 at the Brewers

September 30, 2021

Milwaukee Health Services, Inc. employees celebrated the 1st place National League Central Division leader, the Milwaukee Brewers. The group visited American Family Field to cheer on the team during a 2021 playoff divisional game against the Chicago Cubs on Friday, August 17, 2021. Employees had a tailgating event prior to game time with food, games… [Read More]

Milwaukee Health Services, Inc. honors Milwaukee’s Funny Lady Kelly Kellz Davis

September 23, 2021

On Saturday, September 4, 2021, Milwaukee’s own comedian Kelly Kellz Davis, along with renowned actress Vivica A. Fox, presented “Funny by Nature Comedy Tour,” at Turner Hall Ballroom, 1040 N. Vel R. Phillips Ave., with a crew of funny women including, Ashima Franklin, Just Nesh, and Crystal Powell. As part of the show Milwaukee Health… [Read More]

SOS Center, Inc. hosts ‘Incredible Pop-Up’ shop

September 23, 2021

On September 11, 2021, the Strength of Savior (SOS) Center Inc., 4620 W. North Ave, hosted an “Incredible Pop-Up,” featuring a number of small business offering wares for sale including art, desserts, jewelry, masks, health products, and great gifts. There were also tours of the Center for attendees. The SOS Center offers mentoring, tutoring and… [Read More]

Milwaukee Little League fields upgraded, thanks to Yelich donation

September 23, 2021

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich and American Family Insurance announced on Monday, September 20, 2021, they’ve teamed up to support Beckum Stapleton Little League by upgrading the league’s ball fields, specifically repairing dugouts and replacing fencing. Yelich, who is also an American Family brand ambassador and is featured with his mother Alecia Yelich in American… [Read More]

Milwaukee lynching victim George Marshall Clark receives headstone after 160 years

September 16, 2021

Nearly two centuries after he was brutally lynched, the City of Milwaukee is remembering the life of George Marshall Clark with a monument to ensure his story is not forgotten. “I think this is needed. And it’s about time,” said artist Tyrone Randale, Jr. Clark was only 22 years old when his life was cut… [Read More]

Walnut Street Social Gathering Club hosts annual picnic

September 9, 2021

The Walnut Street Social Gathering Club hosted their Annual 2021 Picnic on Saturday, August 21, 2021. The club has been together for more than 30 years. They started at Latham Park; as the group grew to more than two hundred members they moved to another location. Past presidents include Gerald Payne, Norris Jackson, Larry Kilgore,… [Read More]

Lynden Sculpture Garden presents Daniel Minter: Rootwork

September 9, 2021

The Lynden Sculpture Garden welcomed Daniel Minter for his second Call & Response residency with an artist reception on Saturday, July 24, from 4 to 6 p.m. His exhibition, Rootwork, will be on view in the gallery. Earlier in the day, from 10 am-1 pm, Minter offered a public carving workshop as part of his… [Read More]