Apply Now For $1 Million in Minority Business Funding

By Sequoia Blodgett, Black Enterprise MEDA, (Metropolitan Economic Development Association), a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping minority businesses succeed, has opened up applications for its second...

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...

Morgan Park Beverly Hills Business Association gets development aid

The National Main Street Center announced it has selected the Morgan Park Beverly Hills Business Association (MPBHBA) to participate in its Chicago UrbanMain program....

NNPA, Chevrolet Honor the 2017 Discover The Unexpected Journalism Fellows

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) and Chevrolet recently recognized the achievements of eight students from Historically Black...

Target to close stores in Chatham and Morgan Park

Retail chain plans two new stores on North Side Crusader staff report Target will close its stores in Chatham and Morgan Park in February, the company...

USDOT Awards INDOT $40 million for Interstate 65 Expansion Projects

The Indiana Department of Transportation will receive two Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) grants totaling $40 million, the U.S. Department of Transportation...

Record-Breaking $200 Million with Two Months Remaining in the Fiscal Year

Nearly 200,000 Claims Paid to Individuals, Employers, Non‑Profits so far in Fiscal Year 2019 A record-breaking $200 million in forgotten cash and securities has been...

Businessman cuts up Target credit card at town hall meeting

  By Erick Johnson A prominent Black businessman in Chesterfield on Thursday, November 8, cut up his Target credit card at a town hall meeting in...

IU Ventures announces new startup support – investment programs

IU Ventures, formerly the Indiana University Research and Technology Corporation, has announced new programs designed to foster connections among investors, IU faculty, students and...