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Terremoto de Puerto Rico

Hasta el miércoles por la mañana, la Cruz Roja Americana tenía al menos 639 personas alojadas en 10 refugios abiertos en todo Puerto Rico. Los equipos locales de desastres de la Cruz Roja también están en el campo, conectando con personas necesitadas y evaluando daños. Para las personas que buscan conectarse con familiares y seres […]


Franklin, WI – Per the unanimous request of the Board of Directors, Forward Latino sent letters to the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives and the Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate, requesting emergency assistance for Puerto Rico and the release of Hurricane Maria recovery funds following the two weeks of devastating earthquakes experienced […]

Puerto Rico earthquake

As of Wednesday morning, the American Red Cross had at least 639 people stay at 10 shelters opened across Puerto Rico. Local Red Cross disaster teams are also in the field, connecting with people in need and assessing damages. For people looking to connect with family and loved ones who may be at a Red […]

Last Call for Spring: It’s Not Too Late to Enroll at MATC for Next Semester

Last Call for Spring: It’s Not Too Late to Enroll at MATC for Next Semester; Attend Our Special Enrollment Events Jan. 11 and 25 Considering enrolling in college for Spring 2020? You can still enroll at Milwaukee Area Technical College for spring semester. Take care of everything at our “Last Call for Spring” sessions from […]

MKE police find vehicle, still seek suspect in hit-run

MILWAUKEE — According to the Associated Press, Milwaukee police have found the vehicle linked to the hit-and-run death of a woman on Christmas Eve but were still looking for the driver. Jamie Hanson, 36, was walking her two chihuahuas shortly before 8:30 p.m. Tuesday in Bay View when a speeding vehicle drove up on the […]

Baby injured in MKE crash dies; death toll rises to 4

A baby boy injured in a Milwaukee car crash has died, bringing the death toll from the weekend crash to four, authorities said Sunday The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed the death of 5-month-old Larry Williams IV. The baby’s parents and 2-year-old sister also were killed in the crash. They are identified as 29-year-old […]

Shooting At Waukesha South High School

MADISON, Wis. – Attorney General Josh Kaul issued the following statement after December 2nd, shooting at Waukesha South High School: “No student should have to go through a day like the one that students at Waukesha South went through today. And no parent should have to go through a day like the one those students’ […]

Sheriff Lucas To Delivered Thanksgiving Dinners To Local Families

On Tuesday November 26, Milwaukee County Sheriff Earnell R. Lucas delivered baskets complete with a turkey and all the fixings to two local families for their Thanksgiving dinner.

Suspect Arrested In Shots Fired Incident Near Milwaukee River

Milwaukee, WI — On Wednesday, November 20, at approximately 7:41 a.m., the Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office, the Milwaukee Police Department, the Shorewood Police Department, and the UWM Police Department responded to a report of shots fired in the vicinity of E. Capitol Dr. and Estabrook Parkway. A male suspect was arrested by responding officers and […]