Pullman Attracting New Talent as Well as New Investment

CMAP’s Joe Szabo and National Park Service Pro join Historic Pullman Efforts – Chicago -- (February 12, 2020) -- While new housing, businesses and investments...

Applications available for 2019 Taste of Chicago vendors

Applications are now available for members of Chicago's culinary scene to apply for a spot at the 39th Annual Taste of Chicago. This year's Taste...

Endorsements announced as local races gain momentum

The Gary Precinct Organization recently held their endorsement meeting. The purpose of the meeting, that was held Saturday, March 31 to endorse candidates for...

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois plans South Side expansion

Insurer will bring more than 500 jobs to Morgan Park Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL), a division of Health Care Service Corporation...

Georgia physician elected as AMA President-Elect

Patrice A. Harris, M.D., a psychiatrist from Atlanta, GA., was elected as the new president-elect of the American Medical Association (AMA) by physicians gathered...

Podcast series highlights Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s first year

Marking her first year in office, the Chicago Urban League launches episode seven of CULture Race and Equity–A Seat at the Table podcast with,...

New Report: Nearly 48,000 Clean Energy Jobs in Indiana

The number of people now working in clean energy industries in Indiana is 47,720, a more than 8 percent increase since 2015, according to...

Hyde Park husband/wife team says “Your dirty laundry IS our business”

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader The closeness of Darryl and Fylynne Crawford is inspiring, for not only do they own the largest African American Laundromat in...

Matteson Village Trustees approve plan for casino

The Matteson Village Board of Trustees unanimously approved the Choctaw Nation’s plan for a casino in a recent board meeting. Trustees approved the plan by...

MWRD to celebrate African American History Makers in February

Who:     Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago What:    Black History Month celebrations Where: MWRD Board Room, 100 E. Erie Street, Chicago  When:    Feb. 11, Feb....