Chicago United names ComEd, Exelon Executives Business Leaders of Color

ComEd executives selected from exceptional corporate leaders of Fortune 1000 companies Chicago United recently named ComEd CEO Joe Dominguez, ComEd Vice President of Customer Channels...

ComEd warns customers about COVID-19-Related Energy Scams

Imposters take advantage of individuals who are self-isolating to steal money and personal information As the state of Illinois and the world navigate the impacts...

Riverwalk restaurant caught using Lem’s Barbeque’s name without permission

Chicago Brewhouse received a Cease and Desist letter to remove Lem's name from its menu  By Erick Johnson On August 19, a customer was dining at...

Black-Owned Security Company Celebrate New Headquarters’ Grand Opening

Husband and wife tandem launches podcast to share wisdom on love, entrepreneurship and how they built a multi- million dollar security company from the...

City’s breaks ground on second new building in 2017

Officials recently broke ground on a 57-story building at 800-812 S. Michigan Ave that Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined by Ald. Sophia King (4th) announced...

A 5-Year plan to rebuild Black Wealth and Expand Homeownership

By Charlene Crowell While economists contend that the economic recession is over, the reality for much of Black America is starkly different. Racial disparities in...

Aretha Franklin’s historic mansion sells for $300,000

From Detroit Free News Detroit — The last property owned in Detroit by Aretha Franklin, a historic mansion next to the Detroit Golf Club, has been sold by the legendary entertainer's estate. The 5,600-square-foot...

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...

Increased winter heating bills forecasted higher but not the worse

Each year, NIPSCO provides a forecast for home heating bills to help customers plan for the upcoming winter heating season. Based on current market...

State Opens Website For Unemployed, But Many May Not Use It

By Patrick Forrest As the nation faces near record unemployment numbers, with recent April releases showing the national unemployment rate at 16.7 percent for African...