Pat Robinson Photography Archives

Local photojournalist Yvonne Kemp honored as pioneer and advocate

September 1, 2022

On Sunday, August 21, 2022, local photojournalist Yvonne Kemp was honored for her 80th birthday as well as her work in the community at the Wisconsin African American Women’s Center, 3020 W. Vliet St. Originally trained in accounting, Yvonne has worked for a number of organizations, including SDC, over the years. But it was her… [Read More]

Milwaukee celebrates a Milestone Bucks Victory

July 29, 2021

Thousands of fans lined downtown Milwaukee streets on Thursday, July 22, 2021, to catch a glimpse of their beloved Bucks in a parade to celebrate the city’s first NBA championship in half a century. Six police officers on horseback clopped past cheering fans at the head of a procession that included a hook-and-ladder fire truck… [Read More]

Milwaukee Times hosts second’ Summer Business Mixer’ Photo

July 22, 2021

On Thursday, July 8, 2021, The Milwaukee Times Printing and Publishing, Co. and the Historic King Drive BID No. 8 hosted the second of three Summer Business Mixers at Mi Casa, Su Cafe, 1835 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Dr. More than 25 Black business owners and professionals attended the event Deshea Agee and his… [Read More]

The Milwaukee Times hosts first ‘Summer Mixer’

June 10, 2021

The Milwaukee Times held its first Summer Mixer on Thursday, June 5, 2021 at Garfields 502 on a beautiful spring night and it was a huge success! More than 25 Black business owners and professionals including Kelli Macon of My Choice Wisconsin, Karen James of Creations & Design by KCJ, Kendrick Watkins, author and owner… [Read More]

Milwaukee Times hosts first-ever ‘Baskets of Hope: A Free Holiday Dinner Giveaway’

December 24, 2020

On Saturday, December 19, 2020, The Milwaukee Times Printing and Publishing, Co. hosted its first-ever “Baskets of Hope: A Free Holiday Dinner Giveaway,” at the African American Women’s Center (WAAC), 3020 W. Vliet St. Pictured above at the event are (top photo, from left) WAAC Executive Director Josephine Hill; Black Excellence Committee member Nobie Reed;… [Read More]

Former Brewer Curtis Granderson and The Players Alliance distribute goods in Milwaukee

December 17, 2020

On Monday, December 14, 2020, former MLB player and President of The Players Alliance Curtis Granderson, along with other former and current MLB players, and Interchange Food Pantry distributed food, COVID-19 supplies and baseball gear to families at St. Mark AME Church, 1616 W. Atkinson Ave. The Players Alliance was formed about six months ago… [Read More]

MUL and Target host ‘Thanksgiving Feast and Winter Warm-up’ at Auer Ave. School

December 3, 2020

On Tuesday, November 17, 2020, The Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) and Target warmed up the hearts of children at Auer Avenue Elementary School, 2319 W. Auer Ave., with a “Thanksgiving Feast and Winter Warm-up.” Turkey dinners were distributed as were coats, hats and gloves for all of the 173 students of the school. Distribution was… [Read More]

Bronzeville Week ends with drive-in movie night

August 20, 2020

The 2020 Bronzeville Week concluded on Saturday, August 8, 2020, with a drive-in movie double feature for the whole family. The drive-in took place at Milwaukee Health Services, Inc., 2555 N. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive. The first feature was “The Wiz,” and the second feature was “Barbershop.” Prior to the start of “Barbershop”… [Read More]