Crowdfunding favorite ‘In The Morning’ screens at Black Cinema House

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. On Friday, June 2nd, Indie Filmmaker Nefertite Nguvu of the Production Company, Hollywood Africans, will partner with Theaster Gates and...

E. Faye Butler stars in ‘Hairspray’ at Paramount Theatre in Aurora

E. FAYE BUTLER brought the house down in her performance as Juba in the Goodman's Pullman Porter Blues. Get set for a high-octane ride with...

City Treasurer Kurt Summers Addresses Disinvestment in Chicago’s Neighborhoods

CHICAGO CITY TREASURER Kurt Summers addresses the City Club of Chicago on Dec. 1, 2015. (Photo credit: City Club of Chicago) Discusses Cost of Inequity...

How dangerous are sports-related concussions?

Will Smith at the premiere of “Concussion,” which highlights the work of Bennet Omalu on concussions in the NFL. (PopularImages) Ninety-five percent of people who...

Cliff Kelley to receive Cook County Bar’s Freeman Award – November...

America’s Heroes Group making a difference The Cook County Bar Association Foundation’s Legal Clinic Committee and its Board of Directors recently chose Vietnam veteran and...

Two Black women ruling Chicago and Cook County?

By Erick Johnson As Toni Preckwinkle and Lori Lightfoot step up their battle to become Chicago’s first Black female mayor, there is also a possibility...

Dem. Presidential Candidate Calls for $100B in Slavery Reparations

“We need a moral and spiritual awakening in the country.” By Christina Santi, Ebony Marianne Williamson, a best-selling author. spiritual teacher and activist, announced her bid...

25th Pastoral Anniversary for Pastor Olivia Johnson  

Pastor Olivia Johnson of Generational Blessings Family Worship Center, located inChicago Heights, Illinois, will be celebrating 25 years in the pastorate on Sunday, March 31,...

Royal Allen, senior marketing executive, dies at 52

THE DANIELLE ASHLEY GROUP is saddened by the recent and untimely death of their director of business development, Royal Allen. Allen will be remembered...

CSU president named one of Chicago’s most powerful women

The President of Chicago State University (CSU), Zaldwaynaka “Z “Scott, was recently named one of Chicago’s Most Powerful Women by Crain’s Chicago Business. Recognized for...