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161 Students from Across the Country Named 2019 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 55th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...

MPS investigates large fight at Riverside High School on Milwaukee's east side  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Public Schools officials are investigating a large brawl that broke out Friday at Riverside High School, and a spokeswoman said Saturday that the ...

Massive fight at Milwaukee's Riverside High School captured on camera  WTMJ-TV

MILWAUKEE -- A brawl at Riverside High school on Milwaukee's east side is spreading like wildfire on social media. The fight broke out on Friday, February 2.

VIDEO | Korean War veteran Delbert Clay of Hartford on May Honor Flight | By Samantha Sali

May 6, 2019 – Hartford, WI – Korean War veteran Delbert Clay, 87, of Hartford, is heading to Washington D.C. on the May 11 Stars and Stripes Honor Flight.

Video: Students face possible suspension after Riverside University High School hallway brawl  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Riverside University High School students are facing possible suspension, after video of a large fight inside the school surfaced on social media.

Riverside High School students, teachers protest proposed budget cuts to Milwaukee Public Schools  WTMJ-TV

Dozens of Riverside High School students and teachers protested proposed budget cuts to Milwaukee Public Schools.

‘Safe space:’ Peers at Riverside High School successfully mediate 7 cases in effort to reduce violence  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Students at Milwaukee's Riverside High School are choosing to talk instead of throwing punches. The student-led program is part of a citywide ...

‘You can do the same thing:’ Riverside HS grad set to play in Super Bowl gives back in Milwaukee  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Playing in the Super Bowl is a dream a Milwaukee teenager turned into reality. Brandon Brooks, a guard for the Philadelphia Eagles, graduated ...

Man accused of pointing gun inside Riverside H.S. is charged

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- Charges have been filed against a man accused of pointing a gun at two Riverside High School employees inside the school on February ...

16-year-old boy ‘fighting for his life’ after he was hit by a car while walking to the bus stop  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- A 16-year-old Milwaukee boy is fighting for his life after he was hit by a car. It happened Monday morning, March 25 as he walked to the bus stop ...

MIlwaukee Riverside and Milwaukee Pulaski battle in City Conference football game

MILWAUKEE--It was an afternoon tilt in the City Conference Richardson Division between Milwaukee Pulaski and Milwaukee Riverside. On the opening drive, ...

Gruesome cold case murder of Milwaukee teen Stephanie Casberg remains unsolved 50 years later  WDJT

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- One of Milwaukee's most grisly murders turns 50 this summer. Stephanie Casberg was living an all-American life in July 1969.

Wanda Montgomery  Milwaukee Community Journal

Wanda Montgomery. Wanda Montgomery remembers when her family lived in the Hillside Projects and she has never forgotten her roots, or those people who ...

From Arike's late-game magic to UMBC shocking the world, these are the top five NCAA tourney moments this decade involving Milwaukee players  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

From upsets to game-winning shots, the NCAA Tournament always seems to deliver. And over the last decade, many players from the Milwaukee area have ...

A compilation of Wisconsin high school players selected in the NFL draft  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

With the NFL draft just ahead, take a look at our compilation of Wisconsin high school athletes meriting selection in this century, plus a number of notable ...

Riverside University High School students sleep outside for charity Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- As many as 90 Riverside University High School students are sleeping outside Thursday night, to raise money for Habitat for Humanity, and ...

RELATED Milwaukee Real Estate Guide 2019: Where the Action Is  Milwaukee Magazine

Milwaukee's housing market is (probably) cresting … right … around … now. But there's much more to it than that. Here's what you need to know in all corners of ...

Pair charged in Milwaukee shooting, double teen homicide  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A 16-year-old was shot in the head after co-conspirators in a robbery turned against each other.

Riverside custodian honored as best-loved teacher Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- McDonald's teamed up with V100 radio to find an honor the best-loved teacher in southeastern Wisconsin, and a custodian was selected!

New details: MPS safety officer charged with sexual assault had criminal past

MILWAUKEE -- FOX6 News is learning new details about a Milwaukee Public Schools employee charged with sexually assaulting a student. Court records show ...

Marquette basketball sophomores Allazia Blockton and Amani Wilborn stick together  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

It was a pretty bold request from a 17-year-old in braids, but Allazia Blockton could only think of the possibilities. So she told the coaching staff at Marquette ...

‘Super proud moment:’ RUHS community cheered for alum Brandon Brooks, Eagles’ guard in Super Bowl LII  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- For the first time, the Philadelphia Eagles are Super Bowl champions, knocking off the New England Patriots 41-33 at US Bank Stadium.

MPS Foundation honors distinguished alumni at inaugural awards dinner: Slideshow  Milwaukee Business Journal

Major League Baseball commissioner emeritus Bud Selig was one of nine individuals honored in the inaugural Alumni Awards Dinner hosted by the Milwaukee ...

Wisconsin terror threat law, digital surveillance used in efforts to thwart school threats  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A 2015 law that makes it a felony to issue a terrorist threat appears to have done little to deter threats of violence against schools in Wisconsin.

Olmsted deserves recognition in Milwaukee  Milwaukee Magazine

Frederick Law Olmsted, the guiding light of American parks and landscape architecture – and designer of Manhattan's Central Park – left a prodigious legacy in ...

Riverside High School Hall of Fame to add 5 members

Five people will be inducted into the Riverside High School Hall of Fame on Oct. 7 at Quail Hollow Resort, 11080 Concord Hambden Road in Painesville.

Prosecutors: 2 men accused of fatally shooting 2, injuring 1 after the group planned a robbery together  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Two Milwaukee men are accused in connection with a triple shooting that left two people dead, and prosecutors say it happened after the ...

Why did a 13-year-old quarterback and aspiring engineer take her own life?  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Editor's note: If you or someone you know is dealing with suicidal thoughts, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at (800) 273-8255 or text "Hopeline" to ...

Riverside’s Terrence Lewis will play basketball at Iowa State

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Riverside HS Senior Terrence Lewis will be heading to Iowa State to play college basketball next season. Lewis was joined by his ...

MPS substitute teachers lobby for benefits, higher wages  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Many districts, including Milwaukee, are struggling to attract and retain substitute teachers.

Mequon-Thiensville's Demond Means is the sole finalist for Georgia post  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Demond Means, the Mequon-Thiensville School District superintendent who briefly led a state-mandated turnaround district for failing public schools in ...

Bike Czar: Teen Bike Racer Inspires  urbanmilwaukee

A few weeks ago I went to photograph the Milwaukee High School Mountain Bike Team practice and had the pleasure of meeting an inspiring teen, Hodan ...

Journey of a giving family  The Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle

MILWAUKEE – It was 50 years ago. Israel had just won the Six Day War and a young David Bader had just graduated from the Hillel Academy of Milwaukee.

Milwaukee-area students will march on Columbine anniversary as they continue to seek gun reform  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

On the anniversary of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting, students in the Milwaukee area will hold another walkout to raise awareness about gun ...

Jones creates a beautiful and brutally honest "love letter" to Milwaukee

Poet and performer Kavon Cortez Jones recently expressed his unconditional love for a remarkable-yet-problematic city in a spectacular 7-minute spoken word ...

Dr. Demond Means tasked with turning Milwaukee schools around; he calls it “groundbreaking work”

MILWAUKEE -- The task is daunting... Selecting among Milwaukee's lowest performing schools and putting a plan in place to turn those schools around -- all that ...

Couple invests in Milwaukee's Washington Park neighborhood after noticing 'cool old houses'  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Tom and Suzanne Straub are renovating a mixed-use building near Washington Park, which will include their second residence and relocated business.

Stingl: Milwaukee's Squire Austin stood for civil rights and sat on a Harley-Davidson  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

As a young black man, Squire Austin understood there were streets he dare not cross and neighborhoods where he wasn't welcome. The civil rights marches of ...

Wisconsin law allows repeat gun offenders to carry concealed weapons  WISN Milwaukee

In Wisconsin, felons can't legally carry guns, but people with multiple misdemeanor convictions can, and officials said that's taking its toll on the streets.

Massive Harambee Neighborhood Cleanup  urbanmilwaukee

Nearly 1000 volunteers work with non-profit groups on community effort.

50 Miles More students arrive in Paul Ryan's hometown and rally for gun control  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A crowd of about 200 parents, grandparents and supporters watched Wednesday as 40 Wisconsin students finished their 50-mile march from Madison to ...

Encouraging Milwaukee River Exploration, Ancient Rocks Serve As A Guide  WUWM

The Urban Ecology Center specializes in introducing people to the urban environment. Over the last 25 years, the education-based organization has created.

Buried treasure: Midcentury mural uncovered at Von Trier  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

93-year-old artist shocked painting still exists; the mural will be on view for a couple of months at the east side bar.

Lorraine Hoffmann, devoted daughter of survivors, dies at 74  The Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle

MILWAUKEE – Lorraine Hoffmann, a daughter of Kristallnacht survivors, devoted her clear voice and giving nature to Jewish continuity, the betterment of.

A Skateboarder's Guide to the Milwaukee Area  Milwaukee Magazine

We asked Milwaukee's skaters for their favorite places to skate in and around Milwaukee. Here's what they said. Unlike with bicycles, it is illegal to skateboard (or ...

Why Student Activists Did 50 Mile March  urbanmilwaukee

One day after the nationwide March for Our Lives, which included more than a dozen demonstrations around Wisconsin, a group of about 40 students from more ...

How Will Demond Means Change MPS?  urbanmilwaukee

Demond Means, who was recently appointed commissioner of the Opportunity Schools Partnership Program (OSPP), said additional financial investment in ...

New class of MPD recruits begins training  WISN Milwaukee

A group of new recruits began their journey Monday to becoming Milwaukee police officers.

“Making a huge difference:” Kenosha teachers take plunge into frigid lake for good cause  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

KENOSHA -- A Kenosha teacher is making good on a promise by taking the plunge -- and FOX6 News was there when the physical education teacher, and nine ...

Kenny Norman: Free-spirited Kenny Norman left his mark on Milwaukee's east side  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A memorial *service* was held this week for Norman, former owner of Norman's tavern and restaurant, known to many as “that crazy, loving chef,” who died after a ...

House Confidential: Ald. Hamilton Lives In Depressed Area  urbanmilwaukee

He rose from poverty to become council president. Can he help his neighborhood rise, too?

Walkout Highlights, Coast to Coast: Recapping the Student Protests and the Sights and Sounds That Helped #Enough Trend on Social Media  The 74

For more news on the reactions to the national walkout — and our continuing reporting on gun deaths and injuries at schools across the country — sign up for ...

Students at Milwaukee's Pulaski High march in support of principal  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

About 25 students marched out of class at Pulaski High School Monday to protest the job of their principal being posted by the district administration, ...

A Room of One's Own bookstore up for sale in Downtown Madison

The store was founded in 1975 and potential buyers will be fully vetted to ensure its future.

Sandra Friedman Dolnick, public libraries advocate, dies at 80  The Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle

Sandra Friedman Dolnick, a Wisconsin native and public libraries pioneer who created a national network of "friends" of library groups, died Sunday, Dec. 11.

Bar Exam: Hi-Hat's History Dates to 1870s  urbanmilwaukee

When this building arrived in 1883 at its current location at the northwest corner of what was then Brady and Sobieski streets, it was over a decade old, and had ...

COA Youth & Family Centers into second century of serving urban families  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

As part of its mission to serve low-income children and families in Milwaukee, COA Youth & Family Centers has been working since 2005 to transform the Amani ...

Q&A: Marquise Mays, president of UW's Black Student Union, wants action, not emails

Conversations about the climate on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus for minority students have escalated in the weeks leading up to spring break, ...

Urban Ecology Center Showcases Milwaukee River Restoration  WUWM

In 1990, volunteers hatched an idea to kindle ecological understanding and stewardship among people in the neighborhood near Milwaukee's Riverside Park.

Growing number of Somali refugees making Milwaukee home  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Somali refugees have found a home in Milwaukee, where they are learning a new language and a new way of life.

Free concerts, fairs, church and community festivals in the Milwaukee area in 2017  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Plan your summer with this calendar of free concerts, community fairs, festivals and more.

City Streets: Reservoir Ave. Was Font of City's Water  urbanmilwaukee

And part of street, now named Glover, celebrates the freeing of famed fugitive slave.

Sheboygan police on alert for creepy clown sightings  WISN Milwaukee

It's been happening around the country. Now creepy clowns peering into people's windows in Sheboygan have homeowners freaked out. Police have been ...

Activist says 'we got this' when it comes to keeping black youth busy and safe  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

Teens pick up garbage in their neighborhood, employed by community activist Andre Lee Ellis. (Photo by Karen Stokes). Jermaine is a 12-year-old boy who had ...

House Confidential: Shannan Hayden's Nifty Newberry Tudor  urbanmilwaukee

When I looked at the filings for candidates for the common council this election cycle, an address on fashionable E. Newberry Boulevard caught my eye.

College football: UW-La Crosse Eagles recruits beef up roster  La Crosse Tribune

Mike Schmidt and the UW-La Crosse football coaching staff thought big when recruiting the next crop of Eagles players.

Activist will lead Milwaukee Teachers' Education Association  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Bob Peterson, soon to be the president of the Milwaukee Teachers' Education Association, is optimistic about the union's role in supporting teachers' rights and ...

Hurts so good: Wisconsin Warriors proving girls play football, despite adversity

What makes the Wisconsin Warriors endure the pain of playing in the full-contact Independent Women's Football League, without recognition or reward, as the ...

Hamilton lines up votes to unseat Murphy as council president  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Ald. Ashanti Hamilton appeared Monday to have the votes to unseat Ald. Michael Murphy as Common Council president.

United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Serve Marketing use school vending machines to dispense teen pregnancy message  Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

Students at two Milwaukee high schools saw something a little different when they visited the vending machines last week. Among the soft drinks and snacks will ...

In the classroom, lab and community, UW graduates excel  University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Class of 2014, some 6,400 strong, is full of graduates with stories of success and inspiration. This year's Commencement for bachelor's and master's ...

'It is coming right at us,' crash survivor says  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The car that struck and killed three people whose disabled vehicle was stopped on an interstate median near Madison early Thursday seemed to come out of ...

Peter Holzberger: A simple life, a cluttered lawn, a tragic death  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Peter Holzberger, known for his clashes with city officials over his junk-laden property, tried to save a troubled teen from a dangerous path. That teen is now a ...

Federal Judges Lynn Adelman, Rudolph Randa are polar opposites  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

This year's gubernatorial election will draw millions of voters, thousands of volunteers and hundreds of deep-pocketed donors with an intense interest in the ...

Manpower co-founder Winter dies at 97  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The story of Manpower Inc. began when a secretary fell ill. Elmer Winter and Aaron Scheinfeld, his brother-in-law and law partner, frantically searched for a typist ...

Top 500 Girls Outdoor 100m Returners: Sha'Carri Richardson Is In Front To Start 2018  MileSplit

It could anyone\'s race to win in 2018 as a balanced crop of national-level girls sprinters return in 2018.

Voter turnout high in Collier and Lee counties  Naples Daily News

Southwest Florida residents came to the polls in droves on Election Day; Collier County turnout topped that of 2012.

Vitals for the week of January 25, 2017 | Vitals  Kokomo Perspective

The following are arrests made by the Kokomo Police Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. January 11. David A.

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