Savor the South Shore continues

Savor the South Shore Restaurant Weeks offer residents and visitors 3-course meals at discounted prices. The 14-day culinary promotion began Feb. 20 and will...

Teens explore STEM careers and create Art for Bronzeville solar pyramid

Instead of sleeping in late or any other number of leisure activities a teenager might do on a Saturday morning, 60 African American high...

Entrepreneur squeezes out success with juice bar

By Crystal Lynn, Gary Crusader Parallel to the history of African Americans in this country, it is by no surprise that the success of a...

National Black Caucus of State Legislators call for debt collection reform

By Charlene Crowell When many consumers think of billion-dollar industries, banks and Wall Street often come to mind. Yet there is another industry in the...

Urban League creates opportunities for positive change

By Dr. Vanessa Allen, President and CEO, Urban League of NWI We live in challenging times. As a nation, we are compelled to steer our...

AM Stabilizers receives $15,000 for energy saving efforts

The NIPSCO Energy Efficiency Program presented AM Stabilizers with a check worth more than $15,000 in rebates and incentives. The funds were applied towards...

Award-winning Educator to lead new NNPA Education Campaign

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Dr. Elizabeth Primas has faced many difficult and diverse challenges head on. It’s that direct approach that has helped...

Rep. Ford: “Political warfare in Springfield hurting Blacks”

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader Gov. Bruce Rauner has made history having blocked passage of a balanced budget in the last 19-months an act Rep....

The Most Important Love Letter You’ll Ever Write

Henry Ford once said, “Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success.” This phrase can be applied to many aspects of life,...

Volkswagen continues efforts to increase supplier diversity

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) As the Supplier Diversity Manager at the Volkswagen Group of America’s plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., Edkedsha Mathis said...