By Delta Jones Recently, one of my clients shared the unfortunate news that she had been the victim of vehicle vandalism and theft. Her purse was stolen along with her laptop and a few other valuable items. When I inquired if she was alright, she replied in a calm voice...
By Phil Mattingly, Lauren Fox and Clare Foran, CNN The House of Representatives on Thursday approved a $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus proposal put forward by House Democrats with no bipartisan deal in sight, even as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin have continued talks in an effort...
Available to public for viewing October 1 The events of 2020 have hit women hard, particularly women of color, working moms and essential frontline workers. On Tuesday, September 29th, JPMorgan Chase hosted clients and partners around the world to address issues affecting women today, including the health and wealth crisis...
Community Invited to Master Wealth Building Strategies by Noted Trust Attorney Alarming revelations regarding Blacks’ dismal record at creating a will and developing an estate plan prompted AKArama Foundation President Veletta L. Bell to act. Bell, who presides over the Foundation – the charitable arm of Theta Omega chapter of...
Celebrates September Childhood Cancer Awareness Month By Hyundai Hope On Wheels Hyundai Hope On Wheels® (HHOW), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, supported by Hyundai Motor America and its U.S. dealers, announces its 22nd consecutive year in the fight to end childhood cancer. September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness month and the organization...
An Oakland, California-based multimedia enterprise working to help youth build and improve journalism skills reached across 2,000 miles to select its first Midwest Executive Director. Kathy Chaney, who has served in reporting and management positions at several Chicago news outlets was recently named to lead the newly established Midwest Hub...
In an effort to combat record high unemployment rates during the pandemic, the U.S. Department of Labor announced two new grants aiming to create nearly 1,300 jobs across the state. State Senator Mattie Hunter (D-Chicago) is encouraging job seekers to apply. “This pandemic has shown us that there is a...
Rose’s Closet Boutique located at 7608 Broadway, Merrillville, Indiana, was the “Pop-Up” Site for a video taping by CWhitt, coupled with mingling and shopping on August 21. A few guests explored top fashion designs in women’s apparel and accessories. In business for one year and one half, Rose Green Thomas,...
Roland Burris, the first African American to serve in a statewide office in Illinois when he was elected Illinois Comptroller in 1978, has been inducted into the 2020 Hall of Fame of the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers. NASACT is the premier organization bringing together state...
Indiana University Northwest’s Center for Professional Development will offer an online Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification program this fall. The program is available to business professionals in Northwest Indiana. Enrollees need not be IU Northwest students to take advantage of this certification program. Specific dates for the program will...