SouthWest Suburban Home Builders Association hosts Tour of Homes encore

The SouthWest Suburban Home Builders Association (SSHBA) is back to show area home buyers in the south and southwest suburbs the best their market...

Power of multicultural automotive buyers honored at awards ceremony

Honda Civic Named Top Overall Ethnic Vehicle Six New “Luxury Growth” Categories Awarded The Fourth Annual Diversity Volume Leadership Awards (DVL Awards) ceremony showed the...

East Chicago native hopes to inspire museum contributions

Ian Jakovan Dunlap, founder of the boutique business and finance consultancy Hyper Acceleration, recently became a member of the 2015 Society for the National...

CFPB Makes Move to Support Payday Lenders During Black History Month

By Charlene Crowell, Communications Deputy Director with the Center for Responsible Lending and NNPA Newswire Contributor Each February, Black History Month commemorates the unique American...

New York AG and CFPB join forces to fight illegal national...

By Charlene Crowell A new federal lawsuit alleges that since at least 2009, two major players in the debt collection industry have illegally operated, harassed,...

ComEd honors seven local diverse suppliers at Awards Celebration

Seven local companies owned and led by people of color and women were recognized for excellence in construction and professional services, environmental stewardship, community...

Construction Trades Fair brings job opportunities

If the number of tower cranes a city has erected on construction sites is an indicator of economic growth, then job opportunities shouldn’t be...

South Side food hall latest step in renewal of Pullman/Roseland

A long-standing desire of the community was met on May 16 when Pullman and Roseland residents joined 9th Ward Alderman Anthony Beale and three...

Nielsen examines the digital habits and impact of Black consumers

African American consumers are enjoying a remarkable period of influence, cultural expression and entrepreneurship that is manifesting digitally and trending mainstream, according to global...

Graduated tax amendment moves to House

Republicans remainunanimously opposed; Pritzker pitches plan to businesses By Jerry Nowicki And Peter Hancock Capitol News Illinois A graduated income tax amendment is on the move at...