An influential Chicago official to address chamber monthly luncheon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Monthly General Membership Meeting/ Luncheon on Monday, February 13, 2017, 11:30 a.m. at The Gary SouthShore...

City’s breaks ground on second new building in 2017

Officials recently broke ground on a 57-story building at 800-812 S. Michigan Ave that Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined by Ald. Sophia King (4th) announced...

3rd Annual Savor the South Shore

The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority is once again presenting Savor the South Shore – Restaurant Weeks and is seeking restaurants to participate....

Community Civility Counts will hold its second annual World Civility Day

A full-day of civility-themed activities and an awards dinner in the evening will be held at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond and Avalon...

Organization receives first B Corp certification in Indiana

There is a new designation for a corporation that has more to do with being a good business than it has to do with...

Comcast joins LISC Southwest Corridor Collaborative

Comcast late last year joined the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), several community organizations, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel to launch the “Southwest Corridor...

Setting Financial Priorities in 2017

Happy New Year! I’m Delta Jones-Walker, Financial Advisor* and owner of Atled Financial. It is an honor to pen this inaugural column for the...

Assessor recovers $20M from erroneous exemptions

The Cook County Assessor’s Office has reached a new milestone in its recovery of revenue from erroneous exemptions. Since the Erroneous Exemptions Unit was...

Businesses receive Macarthur Foundation Grants

The Greater Chatham Initiative (GCI), a collaboration aimed at rejuvenating four of Chicago’s south side neighborhoods, has been awarded a $500,000 grant by the...

Purdue Northwest-Ameristar partnership

Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago recently presented a $5,000 gift to the Purdue University Northwest (PNW) White Lodging School of Hospitality and Tourism Management. The...