Friday, January 22, 2021
Advanced technology to capture high-quality, actionable data in support of system modernization In an effort to continually improve service to its customers, NIPSCO announces the use of advanced drone technology to help the company identify deficiencies that need to be repaired and maintained throughout its energy infrastructure. Drone technology is a...
By Charlene Crowell Although the former Corinthian Colleges, once one of the nation’s largest for-profit colleges, closed its doors last year, many of the problems incurred by its former students persist. The now-defunct college is the only questionable actor among for-profit colleges. To date, investigations, and lawsuits have focused on a...
Two prominent Chicago-based, African American-owned engineering companies have merged to create a fully integrated engineering and construction management consulting firm. Ardmore Associates and The Roderick Group have joined forces to become one of the largest minority-owned firms in Chicago and the region, as well as one of the top...
Governor Eric J. Holcomb recently signed two executive orders to aid in the fight against COVID-19. One of the Executive orders, 20-14 extends the requirements for bars, nightclubs and restaurants to stay closed to dine-in patrons until April 6 at 11:59 p.m. They may continue to provide take-out and...
As part of an ongoing sponsored series on Black financial health, we are exploring the racial wealth gap, its impact on our community, and what’s being done to address it. In today’s column, we focus our conversation on access to entrepreneurship. We welcome your ideas and questions to be...
The City of Gary, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and the Gary Common Council will present the city’s Annual Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway and Celebration on Monday, November 25, 2019. The Thanksgiving giveaway is presented each year to provide Gary families who apply, a wholesome meal on the Thanksgiving Holiday. Applications for the...
Late last month, the Bronzeville community welcomed Next Man Up, an upscale male-focused spa located at 946 E. 43rd St. The ribbon-cutting ceremony, sponsored by Byline Bank, was attended by elected officials along with numerous Bronzeville area business owners, neighbors, clergy, family and supporters. Many of the ribbon-cutting attendees...
The University of Chicago announced on April 21, 2020, more than $680,000 in bridge grants to immediately support 182 South Side small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. This financial assistance is one element of the institution’s South Side COVID-19 Com- munity Support Initiative launched on March 30. Independently...
100 + Winter Seasonal and Full-Time  Jobs Indiana Department of Transportation is hosting a statewide hiring fair on Tuesday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (all times local) at 11 locations around the state to recruit candidates for more than 100 winter seasonal positions and full-time opportunities. Winter...
Two new locations provide full-service literary and gift offerings The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) and Midway Partnership cut ribbons for the newest retail offerings taking off at Midway International Airport. Ink by Hudson stores on Concourses A and B are the 16th and 17th concession locations to open at the...