Coalition mobilizes leaders to proclaim ‘Be Counted’ message

Series of new PSAs with celebrities, pastors and elected leaders to support a multi-front digital campaign to encourage Census 2020 participation The Counting on Chicago...

Affirmative Action Remains MIA in Trump Administration – Where is the...

Beyond the Rhetoric By Harry C. Alford & Kay DeBow There seems to be a very strange quiet regarding all organizations that claim to be defenders...

UChicago Medicine begins clinical trial to explore convalescent plasma transfusions for...

Study is first step in knowing whether antibodies from those who have recovered from coronavirus disease can help others who are seriously ill The University...

Texas nurse creates face masks that protect against COVID-19 better than...

A Texas medical professional created a new standard for PPE By Blue Telusma, The Grio N-95 model face masks have been in high demand during the...

Grammy-nominated gospel singer Troy Sneed dies from coronavirus complications at age...

By Susan Haas, USA Today Grammy-nominated gospel singer Troy Sneed has died from complications with the coronavirus. He was 52. Sneed’s publicist, Bill Carpenter, said the...

Mayor Lightfoot And Citadel Announce Weekly Stay Home. Hit Play. Series...

Virtual field trip episodes will post on www.HitPlayChicago.org and air on WTTW   Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and Citadel announced the launch of Stay Home....

President Preckwinkle Extending Economic Relief Package for Cook County Residents, Businesses

In an effort to further assist residents and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today announced an update to...

Chicago International Film Festival hosts virtual Q&A

Virtual question and answer session with “Louder Than a Bomb” documentary subject Nate Marshall, poet and featured subject of the film, and co-director Greg...

COVID-19 will shift life as we’ve known it

By Wanda “Sistah Soldier” Petty, President & CEO Until recently, most Americans never considered working from home, and it seems forbidden for those who allowed...

Crusader reviews top 10 NFL Draft picks

By Joseph Phillips Crusader Sports Writer The 2020 NFL Draft will kick off ‪on Thursday night April 23, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rounds two and three will air ‪on...