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...

2017 HBCU calendar provides timeless knowledge

You’ll never know where you’re going, unless you first know where you’ve been. Designers of the “Our History Today!” calendar say make 2017 your...

Pastor Acree to open “Avenue Dogs” restaurant in Austin

By Chinta Strausberg Known for saving souls, Pastor Ira Acree who heads the Greater St. John Bible Church and is co-chairman of the Leaders Network, on...

Financial justice a key focus at 2016 NAACP convention

By Charlene Crowell With 2,200 branches in every state, and added presence on 60 military installations - five located overseas, the NAACP’s grassroots reach is...

Giving Seaway Some Credit

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader It’s being called the deal of a lifetime. For $10, you can be part owner of Seaway a Division of...

Whole Foods opens new Midwest Distribution Center

Whole Foods Market joined with the city of Chicago to open the company’s new 140,000 square foot distribution center in the Pullman neighborhood. The...

Children’s book author Andre Renee Harris features literary works at Indy...

Breakout literary sensation Andre Renee Harris will be the featured author at an upcoming book signing Saturday, September 30 from 1:30 p.m. - 3:30...

Illegal financial practices lead to CFPB fines and lawsuits against auto-title...

By Charlene Crowell Many consumers breathe a sigh of relief when their car loans are finally paid off. Gaining title to personal vehicles should free...

Culver’s to open in Bronzeville Jan. 23

Culver’s will open in Bronzeville at 10 a.m. Jan. 23 in the Lake Meadows Market center, 3357 S. King Dr. It will be the...

National Black Chamber Of Commerce Convenes In Atlanta In July

Networking, Domestic and International Connections, Contracting Opportunities The National Black Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) convenes in Atlanta, Georgia July 24-27, 2019. The theme: Economic Empowerment...