Top Financial Tips for Millennials

By Delta Jones-Walker, Gary Crusader They have often been referred to as the “entitled generation.” They grew up with cell phones, the internet and the...

Rising car costs are no reason to take a predatory car...

By Charlene Crowell It’s that time of year again when days are longer, temperatures are higher and auto dealers advertise some of the most tempting...

Comcast plans to open an Xfinity store in Chicago’s historic Pullman community

Comcast announced plans to open an Xfinity Store in Chicago’s historic Pullman neighborhood at 11702 South Marshfield Ave. The 6,400-square-foot store, which is slated to open later...

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...

Mitt Romney just unveiled a plan to send every American adult...

By Joseph Zeballos-Roig, Business Insider Sen. Mitt Romney rolled out a plan on Monday to send a one-time, $1,000 check to every American adult. The...

‘Beyond Predatory’: Trump Treasury Department Gives Banks Green Light to Seize...

"The Treasury Department is pointing out opportunities for banks and debt collectors to steal Americans' relief checks out from under them." By Jake Johnson, Common...

CTA Modernization Project Brings Small Business Opportunities  

Members of the CTA’s Diversity and Inclusion Programs staff joined the Walsh-Fluor Design Build Team at the Black Contractors Owners and Executives (BCOE) monthly...

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...

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...

40+ Chicago Media Outlets Launch Joint Fundraiser

Unprecedented collaboration includes community and ethnic media from across the city Facing drops in revenue as high as 85 percent, 43 independent Chicago media outlets...