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'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

News

'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

Politics

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

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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

Observations

City creates email account, webpage focused on employee safety after housing inspector's murder

MILWAUKEE — The City of Milwaukee has added an email account for employees to pass along safety concerns.

Alderwoman Milele Coggs said in a statement Wednesday, May 3rd the account was created after the death of Greg Zyszkiewicz. 126 more words

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Boosie Badazz Given Honorary Keys to the City of Milwaukee

We cannot stress this enough; this is a real, authentic article, and not a copy of an OnMilwaukee April Fool’s Day piece. Boosie Badazz, opting to go by the more proper, previous billing of Lil Boosie, was recently honored by the Milwaukee Common Council and the City Clerk’s office with a plaque and, … 158 more words