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ACLU, City of Milwaukee reach tentative agreement over 'stop and frisk' lawsuit involving MPD

MILWAUKEE — The ACLU said there’s an agreement with the City of Milwaukee over a “stop and frisk” lawsuit.

The ACLU hasn’t released any details about the agreement, but said it will advance “fairness and equal treatment” for anyone interacting with the police. 419 more words


'Really good news:' Report shows property values up 'in every single aldermanic district' in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — The housing market in Milwaukee is getting a big boost, according to a new report.

“We got some really good news this week,” said Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett. 319 more words


'Purposefully delaying a response:' Group threatens suit, seeks documents related to lead program

MILWAUKEE — A community organization that advocates for clean drinking water is threatening to sue the City of Milwaukee if Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett’s Office doesn’t turn over public records relating to the Milwaukee Health Department’s troubled Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program. 329 more words


FOX6 investigation on elusive ‘non-profit’ that may have duped Milwaukee prompts calls for audit

MILWAUKEE — There are calls for a city audit after a FOX6 investigation revealed Milwaukee was duped by a fake non-profit. FOX6 News was the first to tell you about several homes sold to the phony non-profit at a deep discount. 384 more words


A Tough Neighborhood

I grew up on The South Side; spent my whole childhood there. But as a young man I lived on The East Side for a few years. 469 more words