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...

Teamwork Englewood presents Entrepreneurs Small Business Grants

The top three $10,000 small grant winners of the Englewood Quality of Life Business Plan Competition offered a variety of new business ideas for...

Agreement reached in NIPSCO’s proposal to modify electric rates

Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) electric customers will see a lower rate increase than originally proposed in the company's pending rate case under...

Unregulated predatory lending will cause perpetual poverty, says Baptist leader

By Charlene Crowell Every once in a while a congressional committee hearing can almost seem like a time to grab your popcorn and a seat...

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...

State Senator presents legislative process workshop

Indiana State Senator Eddie Melton, D-Merrillville, recently presented a workshop to educate and empower the community on the legislative process titled, “Understanding the Legislative...

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...

PUSH/AACA’s Expo results in jobs for community

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader The Rainbow PUSH Coalition/African American Contractors Association’s (AACA) construction expo held May 11 at PUSH headquarters hosted several companies, some...

IU Northwest observes Women’s History Month with ‘A female executive’s journey’...

Indiana University Northwest will celebrate Women’s History Month with an inspirational talk from Violet Sistovaris, a successful female executive and Indiana University Northwest alumna,...

High workmen compensation premiums hurt Black Businesses

Op-Ed By Vincent Gilbert Conventional wisdom, says; “When White businesses have a cold, Black Businesses have the flu.” Black Businesses owners are hurt by Workman Compensation...