Sunday, January 24, 2021
Virtual service projects from Jan. 17 – 23 will bridge more than 1,000 students and 13 units across campus with neighboring communities through career and translation services, community workshops, and other events After nearly a year of heightened community need in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and other challenges,...
The Gary Police Department recently announced the results of the 2020 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over holiday enforcement mobilization, which began mid-December and lasted through the first of the year. During the 17-day enforcement period. Twenty-three seat belt citations were written and 14 arrests were made for driving...
Organization to Perform Acts of Service During Virtual King Drive Journey; King Holiday Initiative to also Mark Launch of “Invest King Drive” Theta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and its charitable arm–AKArama Foundation, Inc.–will join forces to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s national holiday on January 18th. Inspired by...
An unprecedented year yields a unanimous vote of confidence for Kari K. Steele by MWRD Board of Commissioners Every two years, the nine members of the Board of Commissioners for the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) cast their vote to determine three key executive positions within the Board...
On Saturday, January 9, Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center (JBVA) staff members, Chief of Pharmacy Services Dr. Richard Rooney, Hospitalist Dr. Natasha Nichols from the Department of Medicine Services, and Emergency Management Specialist Mike Lackey, joined the America’s Heroes Group radio show to discuss the COVID-19 vaccine. Jesse Brown...
Collaboration vows to fight for others By Chinta Strausberg Because African Americans and communities of color are a huge percentage of coronavirus cases, Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr. on Friday, January 8, voluntarily became another public figure to take the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to prove it is not only safe but key to...
City Carrier Assistant, Rural Carrier Associate & Assistant Rural Carrier The U.S. Postal Service is seeking a few good men and women to join our ranks. If you, a family member, a neighbor, or a friend, are seeking a job the Postal Service has news for you. Go immediately to...
RSM, BMO Harris, Rush Medical Center and Art Institute of Chicago talk career opportunities with college students Representatives from prominent corporate organizations – including RSM, BMO Harris, Rush University Medical Center and Art Institute of Chicago – networked virtually with 70 Chicago Housing Authority college students Wednesday to discuss career opportunities at...
Gary natives and business owners Chelsea Whittington of C WHITT PR and Tiffany Blakemore of Vitamin T Fitness have developed a unique collaboration in “Your Brand, Your Body.” This newly created program invites business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs and budding leaders to learn key techniques of building their brand while...
The HistoryMakers This past Wednesday morning was greeted with exhalation and glee with the announcement that Reverend Dr. Raphael Warnock, Senior Pastor of the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, the home church of Reverend Martin Luther King, Sr. and Jr., had clinched the election as the first African American U.S. Senator...