Carmen Murguia Photography Archives

Marcus Performing Arts Center welcomes the Ailey American Dance Theater

May 5, 2022

The Marcus Performing Arts Center welcomed Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, recognized by U. S. Congress as a vital American ”Cultural Ambassador to the World” and one of the most popular dance companies, for a one-night-only performance on Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at Marcus Center’s Uihlein Hall as part of its MPAC Presents Dance Series…. [Read More]

Dad-Achler Party for Javis McPike

November 11, 2021

A Dad-Achler Party was given to Javis McPike (top photo) held on November 6, 2021. Several friends were in attendance, including his grandmother, Eloise McPike (bottom photo seated).

Sigma Gamma Rho walk to end domestic violence

October 14, 2021

On Saturday, October 2, 2021`, Sorority Sisters of Sigma Gamma Rho pose beautifully at the “Let Her Live Walk To End Domestic Violence” organized by the founders of EXPOSED: The Podcast.

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.

Northcott Neighborhood House announce the return of the Juneteenth celebration, just in time for its 50th anniversary

May 27, 2021

On Tuesday, May 25, 2021, Northcott Neighborhood House (NNH) hosted a press conference at their offices, 2460 N. 6th Street, to announce this year’s Juneteenth Day activities. NNH Executive Director Tony A. Kearney, Sr., (right photo) announced that this year’s theme will be, “History and Heritage meets Legacy and Promise,” honoring the 50th Anniversary of… [Read More]

Granville B.I.D. hosts ‘2020 Harvest Fest’

October 29, 2020

On Saturday, October 24, 2020, Granville Business Improvement District held the annual Granville Harvest Fest at 8633 W. Brown Deer Rd. Despite COVID-19 the festival was a great place for fun fall family activities like pumpkin decorating, coloring, community art projects, games, horse rides, food, live music and outdoor movies including “Disney’s Moana,” “Spiderman Into… [Read More]

War Memorial Center unveils new exhibit honoring African American Veterans

February 6, 2020

On Monday, February 3, 2020, The War Memorial Center unveiled their much-anticipated exhibit on African American contributions to the U.S. military, just in time for Black History Month at the War Memorial Center, 750 N Lincoln Memorial Dr. The mural, which is located on the third floor of the center, documents African American participation in… [Read More]