Peoples Gas encourages customers to apply for financial assistance

Peoples Gas reminds customers financial assistance is available through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and Share the Warmth program. Customers who...

Good to Go Jamaican Cuisine is still standing strong in COVID-19...

By Isi Frank Ativie The Black community has shown resiliency through epic socioeconomic catastrophes in this nation for over four centuries. But in the last...

State Opens Website For Unemployed, But Many May Not Use It

By Patrick Forrest As the nation faces near record unemployment numbers, with recent April releases showing the national unemployment rate at 16.7 percent for African...

Comptroller Mendoza adds prevailing wage to ISBI rules

Illinois State Board of Investments closes loophole that allowed state money to be invested in funds failing to pay prevailing wage in Illinois.   Illinois State...

First Merchants Corporation pledges $1 million to communities impacted by...

Commitment to support immediate, reparative and transformative needs First Merchants Corporation, Indiana’s second largest financial services holding company, today announced a $1 million commitment to...

Magic Johnson’s Life Insurance Company To Distribute $100 Million in Federal...

By Derek Major, Black Enterprise Former Los Angeles Lakers guard and team president Earvin “Magic” Johnson announced his life insurance company will provide $100 million...

BBB briefings released, warn that market volatility, scammers leave businesses and...

More than ever, businesses and consumers need to start with trust COVID-19 has put more stress on consumers and businesses than ever before, and scammers...

Southlake Mall Welcomes the Public Back to the Center on Monday,...

Lake County Enters Phase Two of the State of Indiana’s Five-Phase Re-Opening Plan On Monday, May 11, Lake County began following phase two...

Gary’s controller out as city’s finances remain unknown

Crusader Staff Report Angelia Hayes, Gary’s Controller was let go several weeks ago after failing to provide accurate information on the city’s financial condition during...

CBA Program Will Offer Free Legal Advice To The Public On...

Attorneys with the Chicago Bar Association’s Call-A-Lawyer Program will be available to take calls from the public and offer legal advice on Saturday, May...