Our flagship program finds the stories in Milwaukee that lift your spirits, prompt you to think, make you feel grateful and inspire you to do more. They connect you to our community – in a positive way – shining a spotlight on what is good about the city and what makes it "Uniquely Milwaukee."
'Flat Face:' A man's self-worth journey
This month, we have been focusing on the phrase "New Year, Elevated You." This episode focuses on how we view ourselves and the impact that has on our self-worth. We talk with a co-worker about his self-love journey and how he is growing in 2023.
Become a rockstar in a matter of days with Ladies Rock MKE
For the first time in three years, Ladies Rock MKE is back up and running! The intensive weekend-long music camp teaches campers of all skill levels to learn an instrument, form a band, write a song and perform it in front of a live audience.
A 'unique' way to start 2023: Getting rejected ... on purpose!
"What is your New Year's resolution?" For Uniquely Milwaukee, we're trying something new in 2023: focus months. For January, it's something we're calling "New Year, Elevated You." We kick things off this week by playing a social self-help game called "rejection therapy."
ENCORE: Do bodegas exist in Milwaukee?
Documentary introduces 'The Flagmakers' of Oak Creek, Wisconsin
National Geographic documentary 'The Flagmakers' showcases the employees of Eder Flag located in Oak Creek, Wisc., and the millions of flags they produce every year. Executive produced by NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo, the film was directed by Sharon Liese and Cynthia Wade, who we talk to on this episode, along with Milwaukee residents who share their own reasons for the flags they fly from their front doors.
A menstruation celebration: Period party sheds a light on period poverty in Milwaukee
The Milwaukee Diaper Mission hosts a "period party" to help raise awareness for period poverty, stigma and shaming in the city. Period products were also collected at the event and will later be donated to menstruators in the area.
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