Gary’s own, MLB pitcher LaTroy Hawkins to speak 11th annual Lakeshore...

Gary Chamber’s Lakeshore Classic Luncheon brings Hawkins to home plate When a homeboy makes good it’s big news; a homeboy coming back to town is even...

Nike kicks off summer with reunion of local student athletes

By the end of June, it’s safe to say most students will be well on their way to enjoying some kind of summer vacation....

Financial Scams More Prevalent due to Coronavirus Pandemic

By Delta Jones-Walker As if exceeding 1 million cases of the Coronavirus in the United States is not tragic enough, now countless Americans have become...

Chicago Advocates Rally for Adult Literacy, Showcase XPRIZE Literacy App

Literacy apps are designed to reach adult learners who don’t have access to classes XPRIZE—the global leader in designing and operating world-changing incentive competitions—...

Whole Foods Market® breaks ground in Pullman Community

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Whole Foods Market recently broke ground on a 150,000 square-foot Whole Foods Market Midwest distribution facility in the Pullman...

Good to Go Jamaican Cuisine is still standing strong in COVID-19...

By Isi Frank Ativie The Black community has shown resiliency through epic socioeconomic catastrophes in this nation for over four centuries. But in the last...

City of Gary Community Development Bid Package availability

The Community Development Department is requesting bids for rehabilitation work for The City of Gary Apartment 445 Connecticut Street. The rehabilitation work to be performed...

Black Real Estate Brokers Honor Rep. Ford

State Representative La Shawn K. Ford was honored at the recent “Unveiling the Mask of Home Ownership” event hosted by the Dearborn Realtist Board....

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...

Small Businesses: Be Alert to Identity Theft

Individuals are not the only ones who should be on the lookout for cybercriminals looking to steal crucial financial information in order to commit...