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‘The Colors of Christmas’ lights up Northern Lights Theater

November 29, 2018

On Monday, December 3, 2018 at 8:00 p.m., Potawatomi’s Northern Lights Theater, 1721 W. Canal St., will host The Colors of Christmas, an all- star holiday concert, with tickets starting at $70. The Colors of Christmas is the special holiday event that touches the hearts of all people. It is a magical evening filled with… [Read More]

Rev. Dr. Archie L. Ivy and First Lady Jeanette Ivy celebrate 23rd pastoral anniversary

November 22, 2018

On Sunday, November 11, 2018, Rev. Dr. Archie L. Ivy and First Lady Jeanette Ivy of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, along with their church family and friends, celebrated Rev. Dr. Ivy’s 23rd Pastoral Anniversary at New Hope’s Church, 2433 W. Roosevelt Dr. Rev. Williams Joel Walker of the Union Hill Missionary Baptist Church of… [Read More]

Common Council and Our Next Generation give a gift to children dealing with loss

November 22, 2018

On Tuesday, October 30, 2018, Common Council President Ashanti Hamilton, Alderman Russell W. Stamper, II, the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD), Motorola, and Our Next Generation (ONG) hosted a give-away event for children who have experienced loss or a traumatic situation. Motorola Solutions Foundation donated the supplies and volunteers for the Common Council, Our Next Generation… [Read More]

Rev. Dr. Fredrick and First Lady Marian Jones celebrate 4 year anniversary

November 15, 2018

On Sunday, November 11, 2018, Canaan Baptist Church hosted the 4th Year Anniversary Celebration for their Pastor Rev. Dr. Fredrick Jones and First Lady Marian Jones (left photo) at the church, 2975 N. 11th Street. The Joneses were joined by their church family in a celebration which included tributes from many officials, business leader, church… [Read More]

Rev. Dr. Archie and First Lady Jeanette Ivy celebrate 23rd pastoral anniversary

November 15, 2018

The story of how Rev. Dr. Archie Ivy and First Lady Jeanette Ivy were joined together began in the small town of Shannon, Mississippi. Archie Ivy and Jeanette Rogers were both students at Shannon High School. Archie is the oldest son of ten children while Jeanette is the youngest of five children, both grew up… [Read More]

Milwaukee radio personality Ernie G celebrates 41 years on the radio

November 8, 2018

On Saturday, November 3, 2018, Milwaukee radio legend Ernie G celebrated 41 years in broadcasting with a concert at the Tripoli Shrine Center, 3000 W. Wisconsin Ave. The headliners of the concert were Milwaukee’s own Enchantment along with the Original Tempters, the Reconstruction Band and the Jazzy Jewels. Pictured at the event are (back row,… [Read More]

Ko-Thi Dance Company celebrates 50 years

November 8, 2018

On Sunday, November 4, 2018, the legendary Ko-Thi Dance Company celebrated 50 years of bringing African dance and music to the world with a performance of “Ujima” at UWM’s Zelazo Center – Bader Auditorium, 2419 East Kenwood Blvd. Over the years, many organizations have partnered with Ko-Thi Dance Company to bring them to Milwaukee, including… [Read More]

Event highlights contributions of workers with disabilities

November 8, 2018

“Empowering Our Citizens: Disability Inclusion in the Wisconsin Workforce” brought together employers, people with disabilities and their families to discuss the important role work plays in the lives of individuals who have a disability. The recent event, organized by My Choice Family Care at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, featured speaker Simon Duffy of Sheffield, England,… [Read More]

Alicia Walker celebrates 50th Birthday

October 25, 2018

On Saturday, October 6, 2018, Alicia Walker celebrated her 50th Birthday with family and friends at Aloft Hotel, 1230 N. Old World 3rd Street. “Happy 50th Birthday Mrs. Walker!”

Prince Fielder returns to Miller Park to throw first pitch in NLC series game 2

October 25, 2018

  On Saturday, October 13, 2018, Prince Fielder returned to Miller Park to throw out the first pitch in game 2 of the National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Fielder was a member of the Brewers the last time the team made the National League Championship Series in 2011. During the first… [Read More]