Founding principles create a 50 year legacy and beyond

Powers & Sons recently celebrated its 50th anniversary in the building and construction business during an extravagant event on September 15, 2017 at the...

New Report: Nearly 48,000 Clean Energy Jobs in Indiana

The number of people now working in clean energy industries in Indiana is 47,720, a more than 8 percent increase since 2015, according to...

United Airlines recognized for contributions to Corporate Supplier Diversity

The Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) presented United Airlines with the Corporate Champion Award at its annual signature event, WBDC2: Connect & Celebrate. The...

PUSH holds graduation ceremony for 100 flaggers

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader The Rainbow PUSH Coalition last Saturday held a graduation ceremony at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition headquarters for 100 people who...

Jesse White’s new law helps veterans in the trucking industry

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White is making it easier for military veterans to get jobs in the trucking industry. Senate Bill 822, initiated...

Children’s book author Andre Renee Harris features literary works at Indy...

Breakout literary sensation Andre Renee Harris will be the featured author at an upcoming book signing Saturday, September 30 from 1:30 p.m. - 3:30...

It’s Time…Your Financial Advisor Awaits

By Delta Jones-Walker, Gary Crusader “I can’t afford it,” “I do pretty well managing my own finances,” “I will look into it when I’m older.”...

Hammond NAACP annual Freedom Banquet set for September

The NAACP Hammond Indiana Branch will host its 2017 Freedom Luncheon on Saturday, September 9, 2017, from 12-3 PM, at the Dynasty Banquet Hall,...

Finalists announced for Influential Women of Northwest Indiana Awards

Nearly 100 finalists for the Influential Women of Northwest Indiana awards have been announced, representing a diverse cross section of leading females from throughout...

Taylor Electric Company celebrates 95 years as Black owned firm

Taylor Electric Company is celebrating its 95th anniversary in the construction business this year. Founded in 1922 by Sam Taylor, Taylor Electric performed light...