Another EEOC discrimination lawsuit against Rosebud

After settling a $1.9M lawsuit in 2017 for discriminating against hundreds of Black applicants, EEOC sues popular Chicago restaurant again Crusader Staff Report Rosebud Restaurants, Inc....

Danielle Anne Phillip named to BWLA Scholarship Fund Board

Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the nation’s largest intellectual property law firms, announced that, on June 4, 2018, shareholder Danielle Anne Phillip was...

Congresswoman Maxine Waters to keynote Phenomenal Woman Awards

One of the most powerful women in American politics today, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), will keynote the Phenomenal Woman Awards Gala on Thursday, April...

Senior ComEd Executive elected as First Vice Chairman of the American...

ComEd’s senior vice president of Strategy and Administration, Kevin Brookins was recently elected to serve as first vice chairman of the board of directors...

Endorsements announced as local races gain momentum

The Gary Precinct Organization recently held their endorsement meeting. The purpose of the meeting, that was held Saturday, March 31 to endorse candidates for...

Cook County Land Bank Authority putting a homeownership within reach

This fall, the Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA) launched the Homebuyer Direct Program to break down barriers to homeownership and help transform communities by offering fixer-upper homes at below-market...

Illinois Tollway Constructionworks program launches across Northern Illinois

Access to training, apprenticeships and careers within skilled construction trades offered through the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership A few years ago, during a panel discussion...

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...

IRS Programs To Solve Your Tax Problems

If you are one of the thousands of tax payers dealing with IRS collection or enforcement actions, you may feel there is no way...

Taylor Electric Company celebrates 95 years as Black owned firm

Taylor Electric Company is celebrating its 95th anniversary in the construction business this year. Founded in 1922 by Sam Taylor, Taylor Electric performed light...