Rappers Chamillionaire And E-40 Are Looking To Invest $25,000 In A...

Earlier this year, Hakeem Seriki, a Grammy-winning hip hop artist, entrepreneur, and angel investor better known as Chamillionaire, launched a contest for Black-founded start-ups and invested...

Next “Money Mondays with Melissa” Will Help Homeowners Protect Their Homes...

COVID-19 is causing many Chicago homeowners and consumers to be afraid of losing something they’ve worked incredibly hard for – their home. City Treasurer Melissa...

UofC Small Business Program Seeks Applicants on South and West Side

The University of Chicago’s Polsky Small Business Growth Program provides small-business owners with personalized consulting services from Booth School of Business faculty, coaches from the Polsky Center, and students. Based at...

Teen curfew at Water Tower Place

By Marcella Raymond, WGN Channel 9 A new rule banning unaccompanied minors at Water Tower Place on weekend evenings went into effect Friday. Going forward, anyone...

NNPA Chairman receives prestigious Café Mocha Salute Award

The Chairman of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) and Publisher of the Chicago and Gary Crusader Newspapers, Dorothy R. Leavell, was honored with...

IRS Tax Crimes

The IRS through its Criminal Investigation (CI), is organized to promote voluntary compliance of the tax laws. It has the authority to both investigate...

CFPB, DOJ Seek Fair Lending for Consumers and Small Businesses

By Charlene Crowell As a country, America has historically short-changed its people of color in virtually every dimension of life: education, employment, housing, public accommodations...

Strack & Van Til holiday campaign raises $165,020

Provides nearly half a million meals to hungry neighbors through Food Bank of Northwest Indiana The Food Bank of Northwest Indiana recently announced the 2018...

Program to grow minorities in film industry

Pritzker Administration launches new training program to prevent future staffing shortages and increase minority presence in an  industry with higher than average salaries The Illinois...

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....