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Foreclosed Milwaukee home to be transformed into design & photography business

MILWAUKEE — There is new life for a once-foreclosed home on Milwaukee’s south side.

It’s ready to be transformed into a design and photography business, thanks in part to a neighborhood investment program. 240 more words


City, county officials making progress in effort to end chronic homelessness: "Way ahead of schedule"

MILWAUKEE — Some people this week, as the bitter cold has taken hold, have been scrambling to find warmth. As shelters fill up, and as winter wears on, officials in the city of Milwaukee and Milwaukee County are working together to get those who are chronically homeless off the street permanently. 458 more words


City closer to adding language to sex offender residency ordinance that would further restrict placement options

MILWAUKEE — In many cities and counties in Wisconsin, there are rules that restrict who can move into those communities, as it relates to convicted sex offenders. 471 more words


Pewaukee Lake Water Ski Team out on December 23rd as we set new record for high temp.

MILWAUKEE — We set a new record for high temperature in Milwaukee on Wednesday, December 23rd — reaching a high of 58 degrees. The previous record was 55. 523 more words


"Wonderful thing:" City of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County employees give back to vets

MILWAUKEE — City of Milwaukee and Milwaukee County employees got into the holiday spirit on Monday, December 21st to benefit veterans.

It was all part of the 9th Annual Holiday Drive, which took place from November 23rd through December 18th. 253 more words


Common Council to consider $5 million settlement of lawsuits claiming 'strip searches' by MPD

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Common Council will consider approval of a group settlement of lawsuits claiming unlawful body cavity and strip searches by the Milwaukee Police Department,¬†Grant Langley, the Milwaukee city attorney, announced Tuesday, December 15th. 917 more words


Neighborhood Reclamation Program: City officials working to get foreclosed properties sold

MILWAUKEE — Foreclosed properties that sit empty in the city of Milwaukee are driving down property values and attracting crime. Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett says fixing up these homes and selling them to responsible owners are among his top priorities. 410 more words