Programa de Comidas de Verano – “Modelo de Milwaukee”

Migrante Hondureña Muere Poco Después De Detención

EAGLE PASS, TX — Una migrante hondureña de 40 años murió en custodia de la Patrulla Fronteriza poco después de ser detenida al cruzar la frontera desde México. La Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos (CBP por sus siglas en inglés) dijo en un comunicado que la migrante fue detenida a las […]

Funeral for Starr in Alabama, public gathering in Green Bay

GREEN BAY, Wis. — According to the Associated Press, The son of legendary Green Bay Packers quarterback Bart Starr says the family is planning a private family funeral in Alabama to be followed in the future by a celebration of life in Green Bay. Bart Starr Jr. tells WBAY-TV that both he and his mother, Cherry Starr, […]

3 found dead in Kiel include 10-year-old boy

KIEL, Wis. — Police say the three people found dead in a home in eastern Wisconsin include a 10-year-old boy. Authorities have not released the circumstances surrounding the deaths in Kiel. But, they have identified those found dead. They include 69-year-old Jack Schigur, 50-year-old Julie Wood and 10-year-old Mason Lesczykowski. Their bodies were found Sunday night after […]

Milwaukee pays nearly $7M to settle jail death lawsuit

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee County paid nearly $7 million to settle a lawsuit from the family of a man whose dehydration death in jail was described by his attorneys as torture. Attorneys for 38-year-old Terrill Thomas called the settlement one of the largest ever in Wisconsin for a jail death. Tuesday was the first time they […]

17 years old arrested in a High School

RACINE — According to the Racine times, on Wednesday May 29, a 17-year-old boy was arrested at Case High School, accused in a fatal shooting near 12th and Center in Racine on May 22. He has been charged in the death of Jose Angel Padilla, 19. Deshawn Ellison faces first degree intentional homicide, and used […]

Deaths of estranged Racine couple likely murder-suicide

RACINE, Wis. — According to the Associcated Press, Police say the deaths of two people in a Racine home are being investigated as a murder-suicide involving an estranged couple. Officers responding to a reported shooting on Friday found the bodies of 34-year-old Ubaldo Gonzalez Jr. and 30-year-old Angelica Rios. Two children inside the home were […]

Kidnap victim Jayme Closs honored by Wisconsin Assembly

MADISON, Wis. — A 13-year-old teenager who was held prisoner in a Wisconsin cabin for three months before escaping her abductor is being honored by state lawmakers as a “hometown hero.” Jayme Closs appeared with family members and friends to receive her honor in the Assembly chamber on Wednesday. It was the most public appearance […]

Wisconsin budget gets $753 million boost in tax collections

MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin state budget will have $753 million more than originally expected, thanks largely to a one-time spike in tax collections due to federal tax law changes. The money now becomes available for the Legislature as it’s working on the two-year spending plan. But Republican leaders don’t appear to be on the […]

Carmen Class of 2019 to Announced College Choices on “College Assembly Day”

MILWAUKEE – On Thursday May 16, on “College Assembly Day,” each Class of 2019 graduating senior from Carmen South and Carmen Northwest announced his / her college choice. Collectively, these students have earned more than $14 million in scholarships from nearly 100 different colleges and universities across the nation, including several HBCUs. Valeria Navarro, an […]