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Milwaukee mothers rally for racial justice

Published June 19, 2020

Last Friday night, Milwaukee mothers turned out in full force outside District 7 of the Milwaukee Police Department on West Fond Du Lac Avenue, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.

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Teaching with your taste buds in Milwaukee

Published Feb. 7, 2020

We want to raise kids that understand that there's life outside of their zip code, outside of their country. But how do you make sure that happens?

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I choo-choo-choose you: Why we moved to Milwaukee

Published Jan. 23, 2020

"Why in the world did you choose Milwaukee?" is something we get asked regularly - even by people who live here. But for us, it was a no-brainer: Milwaukee had it all. Not a consolation prize but rather a place we were genuinely giddy about moving to.

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Giannis Antetokounmpo is going to be a dad

Published Oct. 11, 2019

This upcoming Bucks season was already set to be a family affair - but here's the most adorable roster update yet: Giannis and girlfriend Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger are expecting a baby!

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Camp reunites locked-up mothers with their kids

Published July 13, 2019

Now in its second year, the week-long Camp Reunite partnered with Taycheedah in June to provide a bonding opportunity for children and their incarcerated mothers, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.

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Fatherhood summit encourages men to participate in children's lives

Published Oct. 13, 2018

Hundreds of people braved the rain and flocked to the 13th annual Fatherhood Summit last weekend, greeted by workers from multiple organizations who were there to help fathers become more responsible for their families, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.

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Col. Morrison describes his heart-melting surprise family reunion at Miller Park

Published June 15, 2018

Before Wednesday's Brewers-Cubs game at Miller Park, Colonel Jay Morrison reunited with his family by surprising his son on his 12th birthday. We spoke with Morrison about all that led to the reunion, becoming a viral-video sensation and what the moment felt like and meant for him, his family, other service members and fans of baseball and happiness.