Imani Pearls (IPCDF) – MLK Day of Service

Building A Better Chicago – Mission Possible The Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation (IPCDF), in conjunction with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, Chi Omega Omega...

LIBERTY BAPTIST CHURCH OF CHICAGO Honors the life and legacy...

The Community Renewal Society (CRS) & Chicago Faith Leaders 10th Annual MLK Faith in Action Assembly and Mayoral Candidate Forum Community leaders and member congregations of...

U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood to speak at North Central College’s ...

Annual event celebrates Dr. King’s life and legacy, and commemorates the civil rights icon’s visit to the college in 1960 Newly elected U.S. Rep. Lauren...

Power of multicultural automotive buyers honored at awards ceremony

Honda Civic Named Top Overall Ethnic Vehicle Six New “Luxury Growth” Categories Awarded The Fourth Annual Diversity Volume Leadership Awards (DVL Awards) ceremony showed the...

New leadership among MWRD board – Kari K. Steele president

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) Board of Commissioners has elected new leadership officers among its nine-member governing body. Commissioner Kari K....

The “Children” on Capitol Hill

Beyond the Rhetoric By Harry C. Alford & Kay DeBow If there is a privileged class of people in this nation it is the legislative...

Remembering Dr. King and “The Other America”

By Charlene Crowell Once again on the third Monday in January, much of the nation will mark the anniversary of the death of the late...

REMEMBERING DR. KING DURING CHAOTIC TIMES

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, was born on January 15, 1929. His birthday is now a national holiday and this year will be celebrated...

IRS Recalling 46,000 Workers To Handle Tax Returns Despite Partial Shutdown

By Richard Gonzales, NPR More than half of the workforce of the Internal Revenue Service, or about 46,000 employees, will be recalled to work for the...

Chicago Teachers Union prepares for contract negotiations; current deal expires in...

By Sarah Schulte, ABC 7 News The union for Chicago Public Schools teachers is preparing to start negotiating a new contract as their current agreement expires...