Milwaukee Edition

Archive of: Brief and *COMMUNITY* and Community Building and NAPC

Title Issue
Community Currency

Community Currency

Private mints are on the upswing as a way to locally focus business capital.

November 2011
Banking Freedom

Banking Freedom

Today, more than a dozen websites connect borrowers and lenders without using banks as middlemen.

November 2011
Peace Index

Peace Index

The inaugural United States Peace Index provides the first-ever ranking of the 50 states based on their levels of peace.

July 2011
Urban Forest

Urban Forest

Banners whose designs are a metaphor for the tree, a symbol of sustainability, are sprouting up on light posts at high-traffic locations throughout cities participating in the Urban Forest Project.

May 2011
Urban Psychology

Urban Psychology

Research shows that where we grew up helps define our values and sense of self.

February 2011
Pocket Parks

Pocket Parks

Space for urban parks is increasingly popping up in unexpected, underused and under-appreciated places.

November 2010
Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home

Cohousing is a growing phenomenon in both rural and urban areas, and a trend that baby boomers are likely going to embrace.

November 2010
Sharing Site

Sharing Site

New website offers an online community of people seeking to share or borrow items they occasionally need and would rather not buy, from ladders to carpet steamers and party chairs to kayaks.

November 2010
Eco-Moms

Eco-Moms

Mothers who understand the benefits of green living to the health and welfare of their offspring now and in the future can enjoy easy access to helpful practical information.

April 2010
Tweet Tweet

Tweet Tweet

More people are starting to use social networking sites to update their status or read the status of others.

February 2010