‘Chicago Girls Takeover’ honorees include Gary notables

Kelly Fair, founder and executive director, Polished Pebbles Girls Mentoring Program is leading a “Chicago Girls Takeover” on Saturday, October 7 at Renaissance Bronzeville...

Construction Trades Fair brings job opportunities

If the number of tower cranes a city has erected on construction sites is an indicator of economic growth, then job opportunities shouldn’t be...

Founding principles create a 50 year legacy and beyond

Powers & Sons recently celebrated its 50th anniversary in the building and construction business during an extravagant event on September 15, 2017 at the...

New Report: Nearly 48,000 Clean Energy Jobs in Indiana

The number of people now working in clean energy industries in Indiana is 47,720, a more than 8 percent increase since 2015, according to...

United Airlines recognized for contributions to Corporate Supplier Diversity

The Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) presented United Airlines with the Corporate Champion Award at its annual signature event, WBDC2: Connect & Celebrate. The...

PUSH holds graduation ceremony for 100 flaggers

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader The Rainbow PUSH Coalition last Saturday held a graduation ceremony at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition headquarters for 100 people who...

Jesse White’s new law helps veterans in the trucking industry

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White is making it easier for military veterans to get jobs in the trucking industry. Senate Bill 822, initiated...

Children’s book author Andre Renee Harris features literary works at Indy...

Breakout literary sensation Andre Renee Harris will be the featured author at an upcoming book signing Saturday, September 30 from 1:30 p.m. - 3:30...

It’s Time…Your Financial Advisor Awaits

By Delta Jones-Walker, Gary Crusader “I can’t afford it,” “I do pretty well managing my own finances,” “I will look into it when I’m older.”...

Hammond NAACP annual Freedom Banquet set for September

The NAACP Hammond Indiana Branch will host its 2017 Freedom Luncheon on Saturday, September 9, 2017, from 12-3 PM, at the Dynasty Banquet Hall,...