Will Changing of Presidential Guard Impact Unemployment among African Americans in...

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

Taxes for Barbers and Beauticians

Whether you are a shop owner or a booth renter (independent contractor), you need to know your federal tax responsibilities, including how to report...

Changes Coming to Credit Score Calculation

I often express to my clients the importance of obtaining and/or maintaining a good credit score. Good credit affords opportunities to get approval for...

Hot Dog, Sausage & Burger Concept Dog Haus gives away free...

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J., Chicago Crusader Dog Haus, the celebrated craft casual concept known for its gourmet hot dogs, sausages, burgers and one-of-a-kind creations,...

Gender retirement gap isn’t closing fast enough for women

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the average full-time working woman earns 82 percent of what the average full-time working man earns....

Mixed Use Development is coming to Pullman Neighborhood

Continuing its resurgence and becoming one of Chicago’s must see neighborhoods, Alderman Anthony Beale (9th Ward), in close collaboration with Chicago Neighborhood Initiatives, Inc....

Attorney Juan R. Thomas to receive 2018 Katie Hall Public Service...

The Katie Hall Educational Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors is pleased to announce Attorney Juan R. Thomas, 75th President of the National Bar Association...

Native American owned casino to open in South Bend

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians and its Four Winds Casinos recently announced their newest property, located on 166 acres of tribal trust land...

Teens explore STEM careers and create Art for Bronzeville solar pyramid

Instead of sleeping in late or any other number of leisure activities a teenager might do on a Saturday morning, 60 African American high...

JPMorgan Chase expands Entrepreneurs of Color Fund

Building on the success of the Entrepreneurs of Color Fund in Detroit, JPMorgan Chase today announced an expansion of the fund’s model to support...