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  1. Mayor Barrett Does Not Approve of Common Council's ActionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Milwaukee Courier Online

    More than a week after the Common Council named Patricia McManus as the interim health commissioner, on February 15, 2018, during a press conference Mayor Tom Barrett announced he did not sign the appointment file approving their selection. After the resignation of former health commissioner Bevan Baker in January, the Common Council began a search to replace him.

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  2. Reminder to Vote In Midterm ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Milwaukee Courier Online

    February is Black History Month, it is the month of St. Valentine's Day and in 2018 it is the month for midterm elections. While it's been a little over a year since the last nationwide vote, the time has come again to cast a ballot, specifically on Feb. 20 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The midterm elections, while an essential part in determining the nation's future, is often overlooked or forgotten.

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  3. Juvenile Corrections Can't WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Several years ago, I chaired the Senate Committee on Judiciary and Corrections. In that role, I hosted the first-ever Wisconsin "State of the Justice System" tour.

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  4. "Be Of Good Heart" Plans to Screen for Chronic DiseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Heart disease is the number one killer in America, and initiatives like "Be Of Good Heart" make it easier for people to get help. It's easy to focus on the emotional side of one's heart health, but Ascension Columbia St. Mary's hospital wants to make sure Milwaukee residents recognize their physical heart health too.

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  5. Black Owned Semi CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Black Boy Magic is real. Our Black men bleed excellence and once they realize their worth, they become unstoppable.

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  6. Black and Brown Wisconsin Find Reason To HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Rep. David Crowley of the 17th District and Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa of the 8th District organized the Black and Latino Caucus and delivered the first annual State of Black and Brown Wisconsin. They were joined by their fellow representatives, senators and community leaders in a monumental moment in Wisconsin's history.

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  7. Discover the Dinosaurs: Time Trek Comes to MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    While dinosaurs no longer roam the earth, they'll soon be roaming the streets of Milwaukee. On Feb.17 through Feb.18, Discover the Dinosaurs: Time Trek will be "stomping" into the Wisconsin Center.

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  8. Fixing Milwaukee's Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Lead poisoning is a public health crisis. Milwaukee has been tackling this with much success.

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  9. Notice of Spring Primary and Sample BallotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    TO THE VOTERS OF THE CITY OF MILWAUKEE: Notice is hereby given of a spring primary election to be held in the City of Milwaukee on February 20, 2018, at which the officers named below shall be nominated. The names of the candidates for each office, whose nominations have been certified to or filed in this office, are given under the title of the office, each in its proper column, in the sample ballot below.

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  10. Christian Charity Organization Gave Away 70,000 Meals Last Summer to MPS StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    You may have driven past one of the many Salvation Army thrift stores, community centers or rehab centers across the area because they're hard to miss these days. However, many people do not know the story behind their beginnings, their mission or their history of diversity.

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  11. Milwaukee Common Council appoints Dr. Patricia McManus interim Health CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Back row left, Alderman Russell W. Stamper, II, from left to right, Alderwoman Chantia Lewis, Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs, Newly Appointed Interim Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia McManus, Common Council President Ashanti Hamilton, Alderman Cavalier Johnson, and Alderman Khalif J. Rainey. After over an hour and a half of questions and answers, on Tuesday Feb. 6, the Milwaukee Common Council appointed Dr. Patricia McManus as interim Health Commissioner for the City of Milwaukee.

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  12. Center for Self-Sufficiency Hosts State Announcement for Over $1.5 Million in Training GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    More than 50 members of community and state government and community organizations gathered at the Center for Self-Sufficiency Wednesday morning to hear Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch and Department of Workforce Development Secretary Ray Allen announce $1.5 million in grants to train up to 227 people in Advanced Manufacturing and Information Technology areas.

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  13. Northwestern Mutual Tower Turned Gallery to Celebrate 25 Years of Partnerships with Local Non-profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Husband's perspective on the left, Wife's on the right and a mutual agreement in the middle. Artists John and Amy Gelfman paint a story to represent the Sojourner Family Peace Center.

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  14. Shrine Circus's Tiger Trainer Talks Animals and PerformingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    It's a day seldom will ever forget, the day the circus came to town. Back in the day, when the circus arrived it was a chance for people to interact with exotic animals, witness extraordinary talent and dabble in a world so unlike their own.

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  15. The Milwaukee Bucks Beat the New York Nicks 92 to 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    On Friday February 2nd, the Milwaukee Bucks beat the New York Nicks 92 to 90 with a last minute point scored by Giannis Antetokounmpo to put the bucks up by 2 and win the game. It was the return of Jabari Parker to the line up after a year off - he scored 12 points and seem to be a little hesitant to shoot, but over all had great a game.

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  16. Foxconn to Replace 10,000 Workers in Taiwan with RobotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    A business publication out of Japan reported February 6th, 2018 that Taiwanese electronics company Foxconn plans to replace 10,000 workers at its Taiwan display screen plant with automation. The company forecasts to implement the change by the end of 2018.

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  17. Not Every Day is the Same on My BLOC, Empowering Civic Engagement on my BlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Arkesia Jackson and Angela Lang engaging the community and probably walking on a block near you. Whether it was the slew of scandals on either side of the ballot, new voting rules at the polls or the lack in candidates' community engagement, organizers were staring at plenty of reasons for the drop in the Black vote.

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  18. Zip Mke Experiments with Building Comfort Zones Through Community...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Diversity within a community has the ability to either divide a city, or connect it. However, Dominic Inouye of ZIP MKE, hopes that taking pride in the diversity of the many different neighborhoods across Milwaukee will do the latter.

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  19. UW-Milwaukee Student Shares Success as Jewelry ConsultantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    "Each piece is picked by Tanner to fit her brand and give her clients new accessories to try and experiment with." Shamiah Tanner, a 21-year-old Milwaukee native, started her own business with the help of Paparazzi Accessories after her peer mentor at UWM turned her onto the idea.

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  20. MATC Requesting BIDs for Mequon Campus Building Envelope Improvements-FY18Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Milwaukee Area Technical College is seeking bids for the following: BID REFERENCE NO. 2018-003 DUE: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Mequon Campus Building Envelope Improvements-FY18, Project 2018880 Single Prime Contract including: General Construction ; Masonry; Sheet Metal; Ironwork.

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