Victory Over Violence Week focuses on bullying and mental health

MILWAUKEE — Over the past four days, Victory Over Violence Week has taken students at a local high school through workshops designed to inspire and encourage good decisions. On Thursday, organizers explored the dangers of bullying and the lasting effects it can have on mental health. Approaching its final day of workshops, Victory Over Violence … Read more

Frank James’ social media posts are a ‘cry for help’

MILWAUKEE — Frank James posted several videos on Youtube in the days and months prior to becoming the suspect in the Brooklyn subway mass shooting on Tuesday. James has ties to Milwaukee where he recently lived on the city’s north side. Experts say acts of mass violence can often go hand-in-hand with mental health issues. … Read more

Froedtert & Medical College planning $43M project in Sheboygan

SHEBOYGAN, Wisc. — Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin is in the planning phase for a possible expansion in Sheboygan that would include a $43 million community hospital, medical office building and outpatient surgery center, according to our partners at the Milwaukee Business Journal. The proposal on Sheboygan’s northwest side near Interstate 43 was … Read more

Redeemer Lutheran fundsraise for mental health clinic

MILWAUKEE — Redeemer Lutheran Church in Milwaukee is hosting a mini-fundraiser for its Mental Health Assessment Clinic, founded after someone was killed on the steps of the church in 2019. Johnny “Tennessee” Smith was killed on the steps of the church on March 29, 2019. According to the church’s GoFundMe, he had lunched at Redeemer’s … Read more