J’s Breakfast Club to host first annual Easter brunch buffet

The movement continues to uplift and support small businesses in Gary, IN. Joslyn Kelly, owner of J's Breakfast Club, endeavors to do her part...

Strack & Van Til celebrates the Big Game Selfie Winner

On February 7, Tremaine Hargon and a guest are headed to SuperBowl 50 for this year’s big game to be held in Levi’s Stadium...

Ladder Up and Center for Economic Progress join forces

Financially vulnerable families across Illinois to benefit from merger Ladder Up and the Center for Economic Progress, the leading Chicago-based providers of free financial services...

Community Civility Counts will hold its second annual World Civility Day

A full-day of civility-themed activities and an awards dinner in the evening will be held at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond and Avalon...

Have coffee with Senator Joe Donnelly

The public is invited to join the Gary Chamber of Commerce and its Board of Directors for coffee and an interactive conversation with U.S....

Finding Kunta: Black entrepreneurs connect the dots after Roots

By Ronda Racha Penrice, Urban News Service Nearly 40 years after it premiered, Roots – Alex Haley’s iconic quest, tracing his ancestry from slavery back to Juffure,...

Seeking Indiana Nonprofits to Apply for Walmart Foundation Grants

The Walmart Foundation will begin accepting grant applications to its State Giving Program on August 29. The Walmart Foundation will award grants between $25,000...

Throw doors of opportunity wide open for our youth

By Congresswoman Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) These are dark times in Washington. It’s no secret that President Trump and his team are working overtime to turn...

Michelle Flowers Welch honored for commitment to multicultural communications

Founder and CEO of Flowers Communications Group, Michelle Flowers Welch, was recently honored with the 2017 Distinguished Senior Leader Award by the Public Relations...

Two companies team up to share work place success advice

A consortium of business leaders from throughout Northwest Indiana had the opportunity to learn from two businesses that have been named the “Best Place...