Sunday, January 24, 2021

Free Women’s Wellness-A-Thon Featuring Chicago Entrepreneurs

This Wednesday, May 13th, 2020, TE&Co. Presents, Davida Jane, and Somewhere In Between Coaching will host their first ever online Women’s Wellness-A-Thon, a two...

Secretary of State Offices Closed for Independence Day

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White announced that all offices and Driver Services facilities will close in observance of Independence Day. Offices and Driver Services...

AFRICAN LIBERATION DAY CELEBRATION: PART II

This is the second of a two-part series discussing the origin and development of African Liberation Day. The month of May is very important...

Death of a Crusader 50 years later

The sudden death of Crusader Founder and Publisher Balm L. Leavell in 1968 ushered in a painful transition at the 78-year old newspaper By Erick...

Roosevelt students named Golin Fellows in new program

PR and Marketing program aimed at increasing diversity Roosevelt University has named four students from its Integrated Marketing and Communications (IMC) program as Al Golin...

National Weather Service confirms Chicago tornado; 385K remain without power

By Brónagh Tumulty, WGN Web Desk The National Weather Service has confirmed a brief tornado in the city’s Rogers Park neighborhood Monday evening. A WGN News...

Rep. Underwood Sworn In, Challenger Oberweis Files Notice Of Contest

By Jenna Dooley, Northern Public Radio 14th Congressional District candidate Jim Oberweis has filed a Notice of Contest with the Clerk of the U.S. House...

St. Louis’ chief prosecutor has sued the city, alleging a racist...

By Konstantin Toropin, CNN Kim Gardner, the first Black circuit attorney in St. Louis, has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit that accuses the city,...

NO ECONOMIC VICTORY LAP

By Julianne Malveaux The June Employment Situation report, released on July 2, showed a continued decline in the unemployment rate. Thanks to coronavirus, the rate...

Jesse White Extends Closure of Driver Services Facilities until Jan. 5,...

Driver’s licenses and ID card expirations are extended until June 1, 2021; Online renewals have been expanded to reduce facility visits for in-person services;...