Consumers want action on illegal debt collection and CFPB agrees

By Charlene Crowell            If you are one of the 77 million Americans who are hounded each year by debt collectors, the Consumer Financial Protection...

Iconic WVON radio station moving from Chatham

Crusader staff report WVON 1690-AM, Chicago’s iconic Black news/talk radio station, is moving its headquarters from Chatham to the South Loop by the end of the...

IUN welcomes new executive director of finance

Indiana University Northwest recently announced appointment of several additions to its leadership this academic year. Michelle Dickerson, assumed the role of Executive Director of Finance...

CULTURE IS OUR CAPITAL

CONCERNED CONSTITUENTS, CITIZENS AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS PRESENT A MANIFESTO ON CULTURAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT (CED) THAT DOCUMENTS THE UNTAPPED CONCEPT Group to hold a Press Conference today –...

MWRD celebrates Black History Month at Leland Elementary early

In anticipation of AfricanAmerican History month in February, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) held two Lunch and Learn seminars featuring...

Jerry Thomas honored with SCLC’s first-ever George Curry Award

George Curry, famously referred to as “The Dean of Black Press columnists,” had his name attached to an award recognizing his legacy and contributions...

IU Northwest observes Women’s History Month with ‘A female executive’s journey’...

Indiana University Northwest will celebrate Women’s History Month with an inspirational talk from Violet Sistovaris, a successful female executive and Indiana University Northwest alumna,...

Calling Small Business Owners

Learn How to Obtain Work on CTA’s Red and Purple Modernization (RPM) Project CTA launches the RPM Small Business Educational Series, the newest series of...

Symposium examines Black community economic growth

Approximately 200 businessmen and women, representing some of Chicago’s top economic and urban development thought leaders, convened at the Federal Reserve for a unique...

Whoever said Blacks Don’t Want to Work is Wrong

The Chicago Urban League’s Workforce Development Director Andrew Wells recently issued the following statement in response to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) September...