Special Edition of “Money Mondays with Melissa” Aug. 3

With numerous protests on the streets of Chicago and clashes with law enforcement officers, many of the city’s young people have been too often...

Pay Cook County property taxes through October 1 with no penalty

Second Installment Cook County property tax bills are due August 3, 2020, but property owners have two extra months to pay without a late...

NIPSCO warns customers to be aware of scams during the COVID-19...

Scams related to the COVID-19 pandemic are on the rise. Calls from scammers to homes and businesses posing as NIPSCO employees continue to occur...

State’s Rental Assistance Portal went live July 13

Application portal designed to help Indiana renters living outside of Marion County affected by COVID-19 cover monthly rent payments or past due rent The Indiana...

Greenlining Realty announces groundbreaking of Woodlawn Pointe Development

Historic step to reverse redlining on the South Side of Chicago Greenlining Realty USA, a national real estate development firm committed to undoing the historic...

South Shore Line offers FREE August monthly ticket

Requires July monthly ticket purchase, also adding free Westbound rides To show continued appreciation and understanding of ongoing impacts from COVID-19, the South Shore Line...

EBONY removes CEO Willard Jackson amid investigation  

Crusader Staff Report EBONY CEO Willard Jackson Jr. was removed after the board of directors of the iconic magazine discovered several transactions during an ongoing...

Comptroller criticized for handling of late bill payments

 Participant says Mendoza’s prioritizing puts Vendor Payment Program at risk By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois phancock@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD — A program that helps vendors get paid even when...

ABC7/WLS-TV Chicago Eyewitness New Spotlights Black-Owned Businesses Across Chicago

 Week-Long Series  ‘Black Owned’ hosted by Anchor Terrell Brown to premiere Live on ABC 7, Monday, July 13 at 11:00 a.m. CDT Stream Live on abc7chicago.com and ABC 7’s connected TV Apps on Amazon Fire TV,...

Hoosier families not protected from predatory lending

36% APR Cap More Essential Now Than Ever On July 7, 2020, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) gutted a proposed protection against predatory lending,...