News Anchor Apologizes To Black Co-Host For Saying On-Air He Resembled...

KOCO’s Alex Housden made the racist comment to Jason Hackett after a story about the primate at the Oklahoma City Zoo. By Rebecca Shapiro, Huffington...

Obamacare Will ‘Likely’ Survive Judge’s Ruling, Obama Tweets

He reassures Americans as he reminds people to sign up for the health care program before the deadline. By Mary Papenfuss, Huffington Post Barack Obama reminded...

Western Michigan Men’s Soccer Adds Six for 2019 Season

The Western Michigan Men's Soccer team and head coach Chad Wiseman announced the addition of six future Broncos on January 16. Brennan Creek, Daryl Newell,...

Week of the Young Child celebrated at St. Philip Neri

St. Philip Neri Catholic School recently celebrated the annual Week of the Young Child (WOYC), spotlighting young students in primary grades (Pre-K thru 2nd...

TERRORISM, WHITE SUPREMACY AND THE POLITICS OF DENIAL

On Friday, March 15, 2019, 49 people in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand were gunned down by terrorists in what is being called...

Monthly pass to allow unlimited weekend travel  

Metra recently announced that its Monthly pass holders will soon be able to use their tickets for unlimited weekend travel across the Metra system. The...

EPIC Showcase Spring 2019 Presented by Silk Road Rising

A Collection of Staged Readings Written by Chicagoans Directed by Corey Pond with Tracy Strimple An Excerpt from Dropout by Jesus Vicente Ramos: Tony: Bro, school be driving me crazy. All...

Customers pick up final print edition of the Chicago Defender

By Tedarius Abrams, Sharon Joy Washington and Elae Hill Wednesday, July 10 marked the final print edition of the historic Chicago Defender. At some Walgreens...

50 City-Owned Vacant Lots On South And West Sides Getting Makeovers...

The Grounds for Peace program kicked off on Tuesday. By Hannah Boufford, Blockclub Chicago A new pilot program aims to beautify 50 vacant lots on Chicago’s...

MGC Jazz Presents The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra Jazz Beyond Borders

MCG Jazz is pleased to announce a special engagement featuring The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra (SJMO), the 19-piece big band orchestra in-residence at the Smithsonian’s...