Support for small businesses emerges in Miller Community

By Dezimon Alicea, Gary Crusader According to a recent article in Forbes, eight out of 10 entrepreneurs that start a small business fail within the...

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...

Our Financial Lives After the Government Shutdown

36 days! That was the historic amount of time that our federal government was shut down at the direction of the President, and it...

CHA board approves combined redevelopment of senior apartments

Unique development will upgrade Edith Spurlock Sampson Senior Apartments and bring new family housing to the North Side community The Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) Board...

GAO Report Finds Federal Agencies Spend Very Little of their Advertising...

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire  Over the past five fiscal years from 2013 to 2017, federal government agencies have spent approximately $5 billion in...

Illegal financial practices lead to CFPB fines and lawsuits against auto-title...

By Charlene Crowell Many consumers breathe a sigh of relief when their car loans are finally paid off. Gaining title to personal vehicles should free...

Hobart unveils compressed natural gas pumps, garage

The City of Hobart and its partners on Tuesday unveiled its new compressed natural gas fueling pumps and vehicle maintenance garage at the city’s...

NiSource president to keynote Gary Chamber of Commerce Luncheon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Monthly General Membership Meeting/Luncheon on Monday, February 12, 2018, 12:00 Noon at The Gary SouthShore RailCats...

100 Black Men and GM encourage STEM careers

By Brelaun Douglas (NNPA/DTU Fellow, Atlanta Voice) In an effort to boost minority participation in science and technology, 100 Black Men of America recently hosted...

Johnny Gill, Tami Roman, Kimberly Elise and Remy Ma Among ...

 BWe Phenomenal Woman Awards Features Keynote by Juliana Stratton There are other expos across the country but none bring excitement, entertainment and empowerment like the...