Bill accelerating multi-year senior homestead tax exemption signed

New Law Gives Approximately 250,000 Seniors Automatic Renewal of Property Tax Break Governor JB Pritzker signed legislation this week accelerating the multi-year senior homestead exemption...

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...

U-Haul trucks sparkle at Shine On Hand Carwash & Detail

U-Haul Company of Indiana, Inc. is pleased to announce that Shine On Hand Carwash & Detail has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer...

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...

Gary makes list of top 100 small cities to start a...

The results of recent research through smallbusiness.com placed Gary, Indiana among the 100 best small cities in the U.S. to start a business. The study...

Business launch of Dr. MLK, Jr. National Holiday Law Greeting Card

The Katie Hall Educational Foundation, Inc., publisher of the “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Holiday Law Greeting Card,” recently announced the launch of...

Duckworth, Durbin host roundtable on increasing small business access

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) hosted a roundtable about the needs of minority-owned small businesses and her efforts to increase small business access to...

Whole Foods opens new Midwest Distribution Center

Whole Foods Market joined with the city of Chicago to open the company’s new 140,000 square foot distribution center in the Pullman neighborhood. The...

The financial advice I would give my younger self

How many times have we said, “If only I had known better”? Or what about, “If I knew then what I know now”? Well,...

NAACP lifts American Airlines Travel Advisory

The NAACP, the nation’s foremost civil rights organization, announced on July 17 it has lifted its travel advisory against American Airlines. The organization issued...