Sunday, March 7, 2021
Cook County Commissioner Donna Miller (D-6th) proudly joined County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, Cook County Health CEO Israel Rocha, Frank M. Zuccarelli, Chairman of the SSC Board of Trustees, and other elected officials announced the South Suburban College community vaccination site opening on February 11th to continue Phase 1a and...
As temperatures rise and the city begins to thaw out, the City of Chicago would like to warn residents of the dangers associated with melting snow and ice. The Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications (OEMC) is continuing to coordinate response efforts with the City’s public safety and...
Indiana University Kelley School of Business alumni Derica Rice and Robin Nelson-Rice want to give more minority students the same opportunity they credit with helping launch their successful careers at Fortune 500 companies. The couple, who met as MBA students at the Kelley School in Bloomington before graduating in 1990,...
GAPS welcomes Lorri D. Jenkins as the organization’s Program Manager, effective February 1, 2021. In this role, Lorri will manage programs and services offered by GAPS and its community partners and coordinate with the Gary Community School Corporation (GCSC) to support students in grades K-12 achieve success in college,...
Thanks to a generous donation from Fifth-Third Bank, more patients and their caregivers will have access to much needed cancer programs and services closer to home. A $25,000 contribution check has been presented to Don Fesko, board president, and Marie Macke, service line administrator, Oncology Services, on behalf of...
Sisters in Cinema held a groundbreaking ceremony Monday, to celebrate construction at its new Media Arts Center, located at 2310 E. 75th St. Founded by Dr. Yvonne Welbon in 1997, Sisters in Cinema, started as an online resource for and about African American women media makers. “I was in graduate school...
Dear Viewer: Missed parts of The HistoryMakers 20@2020? Catch our 20@2020 Replay premiering now through February 28, 2021! WEEKDAY CELEBRATIONS & SALUTES: Daily, at 12 p.m. ET and 1 p.m. ET: Tune in to our celebrity host presenters that were showcased as part of The HistoryMakers 20@2020 Anniversary Celebration. Daily, 8 p.m. ET and 8:30 p.m. ET: Tune...
Chicago’s Matteson community is celebrating extraordinary business growth in the midst of a worldwide pandemic with the opening of three new businesses on the same day. That day Matteson Mayor Sheila Chalmers-Currin cut the ribbon for a new Pete’s Fresh Market, she and local officials also celebrated the Red...
In case you missed it during our 20th anniversary celebration (The HistoryMakers 20@2020) or if you saw it and want to see it again, TUNE IN TO our YouTube Channel today to view: Tributes by Angela Davis about 2002 when she interviewed Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee and Rickey Smiley talking about (2003), and...
The Village President of Matteson, Sheila Chalmers-Currin, was joined by Congresswoman Robin Kelly, Illinois State Senator Michael Hastings, Illinois State Representative Debbie Meyers-Martin, Rich Township Democratic Committeemen Calvin Jordan, the Matteson Village Board, as well as other locally elected officials and community leaders to celebrate the Grand Opening of...