AMA’s 2020 Annual Meeting suspended due to COVID-19 pandemic

The American Medical Association (AMA) recently announced that the June 2020 Annual Meeting will be suspended because of the current COVID-19 pandemic and its...

The Show will Go On! Black Women’s Expo Organizers Announce New...

Expo Rescheduled for August 21-23 On Friday, April 3, the Black Women's Expo Founder Merry Green announced that the highly anticipated event will take place...

Supporters of officers on the front line of COVID-19 Outbreak thanked...

MAYOR LIGHTFOOT AND CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT THANK DONORS WHO HAVE SUPPORTED OFFICERS ON THE FRONT LINES OF THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK More than 100 businesses, restaurants...

Gov. Pritzker Lays Out Measures to Increase Testing, Hospital Capacity in...

Chicago — As the state continues to build on its robust response to the COVID-19 pandemic and prepare for increased demand across the state’s...

Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office announces 1st confirmed case of COVID-19

Recently, the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office (CCSAO) announced its first confirmed case of an employee who tested positive for COVID-19. The employee works...

Essential workers eligible for state child care during pandemic

Illinois coronavirus cases top 11,000; Deaths reach 274 By BEN ORNER Capitol News Illinois borner@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD – Workers in Illinois whose jobs are deemed essential during the COVID-19...

“The Forest For The Trees” shows pain of isolation

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. Streaming service Film Movement Plus offers free 30-day trial The debut feature by Director Maren Ade, winner of the 2005 Sundance Film...

No magazine, now no website. Is Ebony gone for good?

By Erick Johnson The magazine that graced the coffee tables of millions of Black homes is gone. So is parent company, Johnson Publishing Company. Now,...

Walmart to limit number of shoppers in stores after 2 Evergreen...

By Jesse Kirsch, ABC7 News We're seeing more and more efforts to protect people from COVID-19, but the number of confirmed cases is still growing. Friday...

IL Cash Coalition Raises $750,000 for New #GiveTogetherNow Chicago Fund

The fund will give direct cash payments to workers hurt by Covid-19 The IL Cash Coalition, with leaders from FII, Economic Security for Illinois and...