Another EEOC discrimination lawsuit against Rosebud

After settling a $1.9M lawsuit in 2017 for discriminating against hundreds of Black applicants, EEOC sues popular Chicago restaurant again Crusader Staff Report Rosebud Restaurants, Inc....

Black Workers Need “Real” Not “Fake” Paid Family Leave

By Melanie L. Campbell and Jennifer Tucker When Dorcas, a home health aide living in New York, learned of her mother's illness, she used most...

Don’t buy a BMW

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr., the founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, called for a “full-scale” boycott of BMW, the...

Amy Lopez-Taylor appointed as branch manager of Centier Bank’s Griffith location

Michael E. Schrage, president and CEO of Centier Bank, recently announced the appointment of Amy Lopez-Taylor as Branch Manager, Officer for the bank’s Griffith...

Cook County Land Bank Authority putting a homeownership within reach

This fall, the Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA) launched the Homebuyer Direct Program to break down barriers to homeownership and help transform communities by offering fixer-upper homes at below-market...

U-Haul data ranks Indiana 17th in growth from relocations

Indiana was the No. 17 Growth State for 2017, according to U-Haul data analyzing the past year’s U.S. migration trends. Year-over-year arrivals of one-way U-Haul...

Tips to Achieve Personal Finance Success

By Delta Jones-Walker, Gary Crusader Have you found yourself year after year struggling to meet the benchmarks you’ve set to achieve financial success? Well, it’s...

Illinois Legislature votes to end inequitable driver’s license suspensions

After three years of advocacy, SB 1786, the License to Work Act, has passed out of the Illinois Legislature with a vote of 88-27...

Trader Joe’s To Open New Hyde Park Location

Grocer to open in former Treasure Island Foods space Trader Joe’s and the University of Chicago’s Commercial Real Estate Operations group announced earlier this week...

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...