Black Fire Brigade’s Grand Opening to honor local heroes

The Country’s First Black Fire Brigade for firefighters and emergency medical technicians kicks off its mission to promote and protect this growing community. An industrious...

ComEd honors seven local diverse suppliers at Awards Celebration

Seven local companies owned and led by people of color and women were recognized for excellence in construction and professional services, environmental stewardship, community...

First Black woman to be awarded top Northwestern Mutual Honor Awards

Andrea Williams, CLU®, CFP®, Financial Advisor, is the first African-American woman in Northwestern Mutual’s history to be awarded one of the company’s top honors,...

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...

Danielle Anne Phillip named to BWLA Scholarship Fund Board

Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the nation’s largest intellectual property law firms, announced that, on June 4, 2018, shareholder Danielle Anne Phillip was...

Award-winning agency celebrates 27 years of multicultural expertise

The marketing communications industry has changed dramatically in the last 30 years, as evidenced by the current agency landscape. Agencies have been acquired by...

America China Society executive to address Chamber luncheon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Annual Membership Meeting/Luncheon on Monday, June 11, 2018, 12:00 Noon at the Gary SouthShore RailCats Administration...

Former Attorney General Lynch keynotes Gary NAACP banquet

Gary’s Genesis Convention Center was abuzz with excitement as guests arrived for dinner on June 2, filing into a banquet room dressed with glistening...

Illinois Tollway with The Partnership to launch new job initiative

The Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership (The Partnership) will launch a new construction workforce initiative in collaboration with the Illinois Tollway after receiving unanimous approval...

Centier Bank breaks $4 Billion milestone, celebrates early Success in 2018

Centier Bank is celebrating a successful start to 2018 with continued success that has seen the community bank break the $4 billion asset milestone....