Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. announces new Executive Director

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.’s international board of directors recently announced the appointment of Cynthia Eubanks as its new executive director. She succeeds Rachel...

Wall Street Project a Big Success for Rainbow PUSH

At the recent Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit, hundreds of experts from Wall Street, corporate America, sports, hip-hop, the religious community and...

Wakanda’s ‘Black Panther’ creator Stan Lee dies at 95

Africa Times Fans of Marvel Comics are mourning the loss of Stan Lee, the co-creator of Black Panther and the fictional kingdom of Wakanda born...

CUL Summit luncheon to feature Mellody Hobson

More than 600 business leaders, community stakeholders and policy makers will gather on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan...

Trader Joe’s To Open New Hyde Park Location

Grocer to open in former Treasure Island Foods space Trader Joe’s and the University of Chicago’s Commercial Real Estate Operations group announced earlier this week...

Nipsey Hussle’s Estate Is Being Sued For $32K

Paramount Recording Group is seeking $32,000 from late rapper Nipsey Hussle's estate. According to The Blast, the music company filed a creditor's claim that alleges Nipsey never...

Illinois Smart Solar Alliance Hosts First Community Event

The Illinois Smart Solar Alliance —a group of local community leaders, businesses and organizations from across Northern Illinois— hosted the first in a series...

GPA Auto Body helps U-Haul broaden base in Gary, Indiana

U-Haul Company of Indiana, Inc. recently announced the addition of GPA Auto Body as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Gary community. GPA Auto...

Centier Bank continues Hall of Fame status in Best Places to...

On May 3, 2018, the Indiana Chamber of Commerce welcomed 125 businesses and organizations with premier practices to recognize the Best Places to Work...

17th Annual Comcast Cares Day set for Saturday, April 21

More than 70 projects in the region; public invited to volunteer More than 6,500 local Comcast NBCUniversal employees and their families, friends and community partners...